The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 27 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 80 102
Rank change year-on-year -5 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 7 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.76% 0.71% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.74% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 11
Median salary £43,000 £48,750 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.79% +74.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £35,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
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 Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 891 816 1458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.53% 97.03% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 675 684 1194
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.81% +1.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Milton Keynes

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Milton Keynes

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Puppet
3 7 (43.75%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (37.50%) VPN
5 5 (31.25%) Unix
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) Nagios
6 4 (25.00%) Ruby
6 4 (25.00%) Web Development
6 4 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (25.00%) DevOps
6 4 (25.00%) Opsview
6 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 4 (25.00%) Task Automation
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 3 (18.75%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) IIS
7 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
7 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Migration
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) SAS
8 2 (12.50%) Kerberos

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) SAS
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.25%) CloudFront
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) VPN
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) Kerberos
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) LDAP
4 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) Impala
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) ODBC
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps
1 4 (25.00%) SDLC
1 4 (25.00%) Task Automation
1 4 (25.00%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Energy Management
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (25.00%) Python
1 4 (25.00%) Ruby
2 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Docker
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (43.75%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) Nagios
2 4 (25.00%) Opsview
3 2 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago