The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 28 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)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 28 41
Rank change year-on-year -32 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 1 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.29% 8.03% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 8.44% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 11
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.07% -27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £42,500 £47,500
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 Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 345 237 285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 98.57% 95.18% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1356 1014 1090
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,625 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Portsmouth

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Portsmouth region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) G Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) Internet

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) G Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) VMware