The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 25 35
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - 1.79% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.84% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £36,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.88%  
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 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 69 163 270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 98.57% 97.02% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 49 151 153
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £72,500
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 Middlesex

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

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 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat