Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 6 months to 23 July 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 > Middlesex
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 38 44
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 3 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.61% 2.71% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 2.76% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 8
Middlesex median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,350 £33,525
90th Percentile £43,500 £50,625 £45,625
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. 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
Middlesex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 181 290 582
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 97.31% 98.31% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 126 266 391
Middlesex median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,500 £69,375 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Middlesex

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Middlesex

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Middlesex region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory