The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 24 June 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)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 - 72
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.69% - 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £35,000 - £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 422 443 577
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 96.79% 98.23% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 355 356 475
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Lancashire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Lancashire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Blackburn - 1 £32,500 -
Rossendale - 1 £35,000 -
Systems Administrator
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Lancashire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SAP Business One
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Sage
3 2 (40.00%) EPoS
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (20.00%) Nagios
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Mitel
4 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Sage
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel