An Experienced Systems Administrator earns an average salary of £31,387 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Linux, VMware ESX, Cisco Networking, and Internet Information Server (IIS).

£24,240 - £45,779
£24K
£31K
£46K
MEDIAN: £31,387
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£10.19 - £18.23
£13
MEDIAN: £12.66
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£16K£32K£48K
Salary
£24,240 - £45,779  
   
Bonus
£515 - £6,205  
Profit Sharing
£1,750  
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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£23,963 - £45,532  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 97
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£10£20£30
Hourly Rate
£12.66  
   
Overtime
£20.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£16K£32K£48K
Bonus
£515 - £6,205  
   
Profit Sharing
£1,750  
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).
)
£23,963 - £45,532  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
10-19 years
87%
20 years or more
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Systems Administrator Salaries

Linux
▲30%

VMware ESX
▲19%

Cisco Networking
▲19%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▲11%

Network Management / Administration
▲7%

Windows Server 2008 R2
▲5%

Windows 2003 Server
▲5%

SQL
▲1%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼0%

National Average
₤31,000

Microsoft Active Directory
▼1%

Windows Server 2012 R2
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼2%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼2%

Microsoft Exchange
▼3%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 35%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
dental benefits
None: 56%
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