Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 6 months to 16 December 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)
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - 51
Rank change year-on-year - +51 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 15 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 3.55% - 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% - 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Norfolk median annual salary £45,000 - £40,000
10th Percentile £32,375 - £37,500
90th Percentile £49,350 - £42,500
East of England median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% -2.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Permanent vacancies in Norfolk with a recognized job title 399 570 388
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 98.11% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 313 467 316
Norfolk median annual salary £39,000 £39,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £20,875
90th Percentile £69,500 £56,400 £47,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Norfolk

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Norfolk

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Norfolk over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Norfolk

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
King's Lynn - 6 £46,850 -
Norwich - 2 £32,500 -
Systems Administrator
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Norfolk region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (86.67%) DV Cleared
2 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (80.00%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 9 (60.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 9 (60.00%) Electronics
6 8 (53.33%) Intel
6 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
6 8 (53.33%) Validation
7 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (40.00%) C
8 6 (40.00%) Firewall
9 5 (33.33%) VPN
10 4 (26.67%) SSL
10 4 (26.67%) Internet
10 4 (26.67%) SAN
10 4 (26.67%) EMC
10 4 (26.67%) EMC Navisphere
10 4 (26.67%) NAS
10 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
11 3 (20.00%) Patch Management
12 2 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (13.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (13.33%) Office 365
12 2 (13.33%) Route 53

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (13.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
1 2 (13.33%) Route 53
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) Internet
3 4 (26.67%) NAS
3 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) SSL
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) PBX
General
1 9 (60.00%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) CentOS
4 2 (13.33%) Debian
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (53.33%) Validation
4 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Patch Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Jython
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) DV Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (80.00%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Intel
2 4 (26.67%) EMC
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Veeam