Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

System Administrator (SysAdmin)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 108 94
Rank change year-on-year -6 -14 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 7 10 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.47% 0.61% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.63% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 38
Wiltshire median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £50,625 £28,200 £34,550
90th Percentile £61,250 £44,750 £41,875
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% +1.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,454 1,590 1,943
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.72% 97.61% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,232 1,384 1,732
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,575 £25,025
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,850 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Wiltshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Wiltshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +10 7 £57,500 +43.75%
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Wiltshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (42.86%) Ansible
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Server Patching
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

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

General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Server Patching
3 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Ansible
2 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft