The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank - 68 65
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.34% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £31,250 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.79%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  

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 288 580 544
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 99.65% 95.87% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 258 515 441
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Server Building
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) NFS
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) SMTP
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) VMware

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Server Building
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Jython
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) NFS
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware