Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £45,500 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 20 November 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)
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 64 61
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.18% 0.52% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.53% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Peterborough median annual salary £45,500 £28,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% -34.12% +41.67%
10th Percentile £45,250 £22,600 £41,250
90th Percentile £45,750 £33,400 £43,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies in Peterborough with a recognized job title 550 565 581
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 98.09% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 419 447 459
Peterborough median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £70,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Peterborough

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Peterborough

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Peterborough region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki