The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 30 April 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)
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 95 85
Rank change year-on-year +22 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.63% 0.095% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.10% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £37,500 £34,050
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £50,450
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 Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 762 989 1050
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 96.58% 94.28% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 666 882 833
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,025 £50,850 £56,500
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 Wiltshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 30 April 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
Swindon - 3 £42,500 -
Calne - 1 £21,000 - 1
Corsham - 1 £45,000 -
Systems Administrator
South West

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Wiltshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
3 6 (50.00%) Server Patching
4 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (33.33%) Ansible
4 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (16.67%) CentOS
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (8.33%) Internet
7 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (8.33%) Nagios

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DKIM
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) FTP
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (8.33%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) SSH
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) MariaDB
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CAdES
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (8.33%) PAdES
1 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (8.33%) XAdES
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) CentOS
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Server Patching
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) ISMS
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) MOS
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) KVM
2 1 (8.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) Ansible
2 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) Rundeck
3 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
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Salary: £20000.00 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits
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