The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £31,825 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Administrator (SysAdmin)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 144 131
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 35 46 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.17% 1.34% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.37% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 64
Median salary £31,825 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.13% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,600 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2905 3347 3676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.74% 97.61% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2464 2976 3100
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Hampshire.

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Hampshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +12 8 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Basingstoke +11 8 £33,000 -30.52%
Fareham +12 5 £27,750 -14.61%
Farnborough -1 3 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Hook - 3 £32,500 -
Winchester - 3 £30,000 - 1
Portsmouth -17 2 £30,250 -9.70% 2
Havant - 1 £32,500 - 1
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 70 (84.34%) Linux
2 48 (57.83%) Windows
3 28 (33.73%) Firewall
4 27 (32.53%) MySQL
5 26 (31.33%) VMware
6 25 (30.12%) Active Directory
7 21 (25.30%) Python
8 20 (24.10%) Unix
9 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
9 18 (21.69%) MS Office
9 18 (21.69%) Windows Server
10 17 (20.48%) Red Hat
11 16 (19.28%) SQL
11 16 (19.28%) MS Exchange
11 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (19.28%) Puppet
12 15 (18.07%) VPN
12 15 (18.07%) DNS
12 15 (18.07%) Perl
13 14 (16.87%) Ubuntu
14 13 (15.66%) PHP
14 13 (15.66%) Internet
15 12 (14.46%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (14.46%) Degree
15 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (14.46%) Office 365
16 11 (13.25%) DevOps
16 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (13.25%) Amazon AWS

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (19.28%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.05%) Apache
3 6 (7.23%) Drupal
3 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.02%) IIS
5 4 (4.82%) CMS
5 4 (4.82%) WordPress
6 3 (3.61%) nginx
7 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.41%) Kentico
7 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.41%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.20%) JBoss
8 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.20%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (21.69%) MS Office
2 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.46%) Office 365
2 11 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.41%) G Suite
4 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.73%) Firewall
2 15 (18.07%) DNS
2 15 (18.07%) VPN
3 13 (15.66%) Internet
4 11 (13.25%) VoIP
5 8 (9.64%) TCP/IP
6 6 (7.23%) SSL
6 6 (7.23%) Wireshark
7 5 (6.02%) LDAP
8 3 (3.61%) VLAN
9 2 (2.41%) 3G
9 2 (2.41%) 4G
9 2 (2.41%) DHCP
9 2 (2.41%) FTP
9 2 (2.41%) Network Security
9 2 (2.41%) SAN
9 2 (2.41%) SMTP
9 2 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.20%) IPsec
10 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.53%) MySQL
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.61%) MS Access
4 2 (2.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.41%) DB2
4 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.20%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.82%) Subversion
2 4 (4.82%) Trac
3 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.82%) Electronics
3 3 (3.61%) Finance
3 3 (3.61%) Law
4 2 (2.41%) Front Office
5 1 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) LAMP
2 2 (2.41%) HTML
2 2 (2.41%) Node.js
2 2 (2.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.20%) .NET
3 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.64%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.82%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.61%) iPad
5 3 (3.61%) PKI
6 2 (2.41%) Clustering
6 2 (2.41%) iPhone
6 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.41%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.41%) Replication
7 1 (1.20%) CMDB
7 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 70 (84.34%) Linux
2 48 (57.83%) Windows
3 20 (24.10%) Unix
4 18 (21.69%) Windows Server
5 14 (16.87%) Ubuntu
6 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (8.43%) Android
10 6 (7.23%) CentOS
10 6 (7.23%) Debian
11 5 (6.02%) Windows 10
11 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (4.82%) VMS
13 3 (3.61%) AIX
13 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
13 3 (3.61%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
14 2 (2.41%) Mac OS
14 2 (2.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (14.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (13.25%) DevOps
2 11 (13.25%) Project Management
2 11 (13.25%) Scrum
3 7 (8.43%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (8.43%) Configuration Management
3 7 (8.43%) OOP
4 6 (7.23%) Security Management
5 5 (6.02%) ITIL
6 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
6 4 (4.82%) Kanban
6 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.61%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 2 (2.41%) Change Control
8 2 (2.41%) Content Management
8 2 (2.41%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (2.41%) Information Management
8 2 (2.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.30%) Python
2 16 (19.28%) SQL
3 15 (18.07%) Perl
4 13 (15.66%) PHP
5 9 (10.84%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.23%) Ruby
7 5 (6.02%) C
7 5 (6.02%) C++
8 4 (4.82%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.20%) Java
9 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Degree
2 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.23%) MCSE
4 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.82%) CCNA
5 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.61%) MCSA
6 3 (3.61%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 25 (30.12%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.84%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.23%) vSphere
5 2 (2.41%) Docker
5 2 (2.41%) GPFS
5 2 (2.41%) Postfix
5 2 (2.41%) PowerHA
5 2 (2.41%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.41%) XenServer
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.20%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (19.28%) Puppet
2 9 (10.84%) Nagios
3 8 (9.64%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (7.23%) SCCM
5 4 (4.82%) cPanel
5 4 (4.82%) FreeIPA
5 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (3.61%) PowerCLI
7 2 (2.41%) Ansible
7 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.20%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.20%) Icinga
Vendors
1 26 (31.33%) VMware
2 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
3 17 (20.48%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.23%) SolarWinds
5 5 (6.02%) Cisco
5 5 (6.02%) Juniper
5 5 (6.02%) Motorola
5 5 (6.02%) Remedy
5 5 (6.02%) Ruckus Wireless
5 5 (6.02%) Trapeze
6 4 (4.82%) Dell
6 4 (4.82%) EMC
6 4 (4.82%) Google
6 4 (4.82%) NetApp
7 3 (3.61%) BMC
7 3 (3.61%) CA
7 3 (3.61%) Citrix
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle
8 2 (2.41%) Adobe
8 2 (2.41%) IBM
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