The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Administrator was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
South East / Surrey
Rank 165 200 209
Rank change year-on-year +35 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.14% 0.19% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +41.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +29.21% +4.70%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2685 4059 4324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.27% 97.64% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2166 3497 3574
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Administrator in Surrey

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Administrator in Surrey

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 3 £62,500 - 1
Egham +1 1 £60,000 -
Senior Systems Administrator
South East

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) OpenShift
3 3 (42.86%) Docker
4 2 (28.57%) Ansible
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) HTTP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) X.25

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (57.14%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) OpenShift
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
3 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
Woking
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 14 days ago