The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire 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)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 72 88 88
Rank change year-on-year +16 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 21 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.06% 0.90% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 0.93% 1.39%
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 Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 989 1074 1150
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 97.06% 96.50% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 795 823 885
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,992
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 Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Nottinghamshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Nottinghamshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Nottinghamshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +20 21 £38,750 +19.23%
Systems Administrator
East Midlands

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 31 (86.11%) Linux
2 22 (61.11%) DevOps
3 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (47.22%) Debian
4 17 (47.22%) Ubuntu
5 16 (44.44%) VMware
6 15 (41.67%) Finance
6 15 (41.67%) CentOS
6 15 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (41.67%) Red Hat
7 10 (27.78%) Firewall
8 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
8 8 (22.22%) MySQL
8 8 (22.22%) LAMP
8 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
10 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.89%) Windows
11 5 (13.89%) Private Cloud
11 5 (13.89%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (8.33%) High Availability
12 3 (8.33%) MCSE
12 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
12 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (8.33%) Unix
13 2 (5.56%) Cisco
13 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
13 2 (5.56%) SAN
13 2 (5.56%) HP

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.78%) IIS
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) MySQL
1 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) LAMP
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Linux
2 17 (47.22%) Debian
2 17 (47.22%) Ubuntu
3 15 (41.67%) CentOS
3 15 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Windows
5 3 (8.33%) Unix
6 2 (5.56%) HPUX
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) DevOps
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (2.78%) Analytics
5 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.78%) Data Encryption
5 1 (2.78%) ERP
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (2.78%) Server Building
5 1 (2.78%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) MCSE
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) VMware
2 15 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.78%) Sage
5 1 (2.78%) SAP