Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 25 November 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 67 68
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 9 7 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.28% 0.88% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.90% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 25
Swindon median annual salary £57,500 - £39,500
10th Percentile £41,125 - £35,600
90th Percentile £61,250 - £41,875
Wiltshire median annual salary £53,750 £32,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year +66.67% -17.31% +21.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 680 774 1014
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.85% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 561 637 911
Swindon median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.88% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £62,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +3.90%

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings that featured Systems Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Swindon

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Swindon

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Swindon over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Swindon region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (77.78%) Puppet
3 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 5 (55.56%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) CentOS
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Perl
4 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (44.44%) Ansible
4 4 (44.44%) Server Patching
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Ruby
6 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
6 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) SCCM
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) HTTP

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (11.11%) Route 53
1 1 (11.11%) Serverless
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (11.11%) CoreOS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Server Patching
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
4 1 (11.11%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft