Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Systems Administrator was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Junior System Administrator
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 800 853
Rank change year-on-year -23 +53 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Systems Administrator 19 39 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.025% 0.051% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.053% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 44
London median annual salary £46,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.33% +15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £22,850 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,125 £48,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71111 73142 84412
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.99% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56006 63190 71627
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Junior Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Junior Systems Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Systems Administrator in London

Junior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Junior Systems Administrator in London

Junior Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Systems Administrator in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Systems Administrator in London

Junior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Systems Administrator within the London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +14 10 £33,500 -16.25% 2
Junior Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Junior 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 London region featuring Junior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) DevOps
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 7 (36.84%) Kubernetes
5 7 (36.84%) Docker
5 7 (36.84%) VMware
5 7 (36.84%) Unix
5 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
6 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 6 (31.58%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (31.58%) CoreOS
6 6 (31.58%) Proactive Monitoring
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
7 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
7 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (21.05%) Open Source
9 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (15.79%) vCenter Server
9 3 (15.79%) SaaS
9 3 (15.79%) PaaS
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (15.79%) IaaS
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003

Junior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (31.58%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) IaaS
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.79%) PaaS
2 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) Unix
4 6 (31.58%) CoreOS
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) DevOps
2 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (31.58%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
6 2 (10.53%) Hardware Maintenance
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
7 1 (5.26%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.53%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Docker
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) VirtualBox
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Kubernetes
2 3 (15.79%) vCenter Server
3 2 (10.53%) Ansible
3 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.53%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.26%) PowerCLI
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Symantec
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat