A Senior Systems Administrator earns an average salary of £38,396 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Linux and Windows 2003 Server. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

£25,200 - £53,678
£25K
£38K
£54K
MEDIAN: £38,396
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£0£19K£38K£57K
Salary
£25,200 - £53,678  
   
Bonus
£719 - £15,000  
Profit Sharing
£0.50  
Total Pay (?
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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£24,566 - £56,674  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 73

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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: £38,384

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Key Stats for Senior Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Senior Systems Administrator Salaries

▲9%

Late-Career
▲9%

National Average
₤38,000

▼5%

Entry-Level
▼27%

Skills That Affect Senior Systems Administrator Salaries

Linux
▲14%

Windows 2003 Server
▲10%

Microsoft Active Directory
▲9%


National Average
₤38,000

VMware ESX
▼6%

Windows Server 2012 R2
▼10%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼12%

Windows Server 2008 R2
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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