The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 26 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)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 62 64
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.24% 0.36% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.37% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Median salary £30,000 £36,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.36% +1.37%  
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 Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 404 542 653
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 98.54% 97.83% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 376 507 606
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +10.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
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 Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Suffolk

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Suffolk

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 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 Suffolk region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) POP3
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) qmail
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) POP3
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) qmail
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago