The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 60 80 88
Rank change year-on-year +20 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 21 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.46% 1.02% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 1.05% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 14
Median salary £38,750 £32,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.23% -3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £31,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  

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 837 953 1083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 98.12% 96.95% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 704 715 825
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Nottingham

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 31 (88.57%) Linux
2 22 (62.86%) DevOps
3 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
4 17 (48.57%) Debian
4 17 (48.57%) Ubuntu
5 16 (45.71%) VMware
6 15 (42.86%) Finance
6 15 (42.86%) Red Hat
6 15 (42.86%) CentOS
6 15 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (28.57%) Firewall
8 8 (22.86%) LAMP
8 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
8 8 (22.86%) MySQL
8 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 5 (14.29%) Private Cloud
10 5 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (11.43%) Windows
12 3 (8.57%) Unix
13 2 (5.71%) Internet
13 2 (5.71%) Cisco
13 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
13 2 (5.71%) HPUX
13 2 (5.71%) LAN
13 2 (5.71%) WAN
13 2 (5.71%) HP
13 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
2 2 (5.71%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) MySQL
1 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) LAMP
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.71%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (5.71%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Linux
2 17 (48.57%) Debian
2 17 (48.57%) Ubuntu
3 15 (42.86%) CentOS
3 15 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Windows
5 3 (8.57%) Unix
6 2 (5.71%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) DevOps
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.71%) High Availability
5 1 (2.86%) Analytics
5 1 (2.86%) Data Encryption
5 1 (2.86%) ERP
5 1 (2.86%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) VMware
2 15 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) HP
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.86%) Sage
4 1 (2.86%) SAP