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Systems Administrator Salary

The average pay for a Systems Administrator is £26,157 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are VMware ESX, Cisco Networking, and Linux. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.
£17,366 - £38,399
(Median)
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MEDIAN: £26,156
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£6.08 - £15.00
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National Salary Data

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£0£14K£28K£42K
Salary
£17,366 - £38,399  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,848  
Profit Sharing
£700 - £2,750  
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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£17,320 - £39,220  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 567
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£9£18£27
Hourly Rate
£6.08 - £15.00  
   
Overtime
£8.92 - £26.89  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£18K£36K£54K
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,848  
   
Profit Sharing
£700 - £2,750  
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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£17,320 - £39,220  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Pay by Experience Level for Systems Administrator

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

Pay Difference by Location

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Systems Administrator Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 11%


National Average
₤26,000


Skills That Affect Systems Administrator Salaries



up arrow 14%





SQL
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Exchange
up arrow 1%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 1%

National Average
₤26,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 2%



Microsoft Access
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 108 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 34% dental benefits Dental: 16%
vision benefits Vision: 24% employee benefits None: 53%