The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 3 months to 25 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)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 49 33
Rank change year-on-year +18 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 2.21% 1.32% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 1.37% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Median salary £65,000 £28,812 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +125.60% -27.97%  
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 Stoke-on-Trent. 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 174 293 186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 96.13% 96.38% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 152 268 162
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Stoke-on-Trent

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Stoke-on-Trent

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 25 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet