A Senior Systems Administrator earns an average salary of £37,098 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Linux, Windows 2003 Server, and Microsoft Active Directory. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

£24,542 - £53,513
(Median)
£25K
£37K
£54K
MEDIAN: £37,098
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£24,542 - £53,513  
   
Bonus
£496.65 - £10,067  
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XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£24,121 - £55,069  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 79
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Systems Administrator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £36,881

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Experience Affects Senior Systems Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 12%


National Average
₤37,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 22%

Skills That Affect Senior Systems Administrator Salaries

Linux
up arrow 16%

Windows 2003 Server
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 10%

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 2%

National Average
₤37,000

VMware ESX
up arrow 8%

Windows Server 2012 R2
up arrow 8%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 9%

Windows Server 2008 R2
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 31%
medical benefits
Vision: 37%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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