The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 23 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 65 85
Rank change year-on-year -21 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.53% 2.87% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 2.94% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 15
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £23,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,250 £37,500
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 Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 922 850 1193
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 97.46% 97.48% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 794 673 972
Median salary £45,000 £42,091 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.91% +5.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Nottingham

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Nottingham

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Nottingham over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Nottingham region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) DevOps
3 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
4 8 (30.77%) MySQL
4 8 (30.77%) Finance
4 8 (30.77%) LAMP
4 8 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (30.77%) VMware
4 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (26.92%) Ubuntu
5 7 (26.92%) Debian
5 7 (26.92%) Firewall
5 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
7 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
7 5 (19.23%) CentOS
7 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
9 3 (11.54%) HP
9 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (11.54%) Private Cloud
9 3 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (11.54%) Task Automation
10 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
10 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
10 2 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (7.69%) FMCG

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
1 8 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) PowerCenter
3 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Private Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) FMCG
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Debian
2 7 (26.92%) Ubuntu
3 6 (23.08%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) CentOS
4 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.69%) HPUX
5 2 (7.69%) Unix
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) DevOps
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Task Automation
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) Network Design
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) ERP
6 1 (3.85%) ETL
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) MCSE
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) Informatica
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