The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton 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)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 55 73
Rank change year-on-year +6 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 6 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.58% 1.47% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.53% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 5
Median salary £30,000 £32,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88%  
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 Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 366 524 645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 96.32% 96.32% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 300 378 567
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Northampton

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Northampton

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Northampton

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

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Northampton

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

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 Northampton region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) Matrix Management
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) DHCP
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (66.67%) SAN
1 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 10 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
2 9 (60.00%) Terminal Services
2 9 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (60.00%) SCOM
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS

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

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DHCP
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
1 10 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) Matrix Management
1 10 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
2 9 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 9 (60.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco