The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Administrator was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 63 62
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.62% 0.64% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.67% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £53,750 £70,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.21% +86.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 314 600 540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 96.62% 95.69% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 281 515 474
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Administrator in Slough

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Administrator in Slough

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator in Slough over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Systems Administrator in Slough

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 Slough region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) cPanel
3 2 (50.00%) Drupal
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) WordPress
3 2 (50.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (50.00%) Magento
3 2 (50.00%) LAMP
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Nagios
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Intel Security

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Drupal
2 2 (50.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) Junos
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OpenVPN
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Redis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
1 1 (25.00%) KVM
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) cPanel
2 2 (50.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (25.00%) logstash
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Plesk
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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