Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 119 120
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.35% 0.90% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.93% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 12
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -14.14% +27.74%
10th Percentile £41,625 £31,250 £36,075
90th Percentile £47,500 £62,500 £53,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -13.13% +23.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,395 1,606 1,591
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 96.40% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,113 1,220 1,376
Milton Keynes median annual salary £46,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (20.00%) Xymon
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) BMC

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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (20.00%) Unicenter
1 1 (20.00%) Xymon
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas