The average pay for an Entry-Level Systems Administrator is £22,881 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Linux and Internet Information Server (IIS).

£16,489 - £32,462
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MEDIAN: £22,881
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£6.99 - £13.21
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MEDIAN: £8.89
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£11K£22K£33K
Salary
£16,489 - £32,462  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,075  
Profit Sharing
£325.00  
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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£16,495 - £32,672  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 265
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£7£14£21
Hourly Rate
£6.99 - £13.21  
   
Overtime
£9.38 - £20.80  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£14K£28K£42K
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,075  
   
Profit Sharing
£325.00  
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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£16,495 - £32,672  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
079
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
14%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Systems Administrator Salaries

Linux
up arrow 19%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 12%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 10%

Cisco Networking
up arrow 8%

VMware ESX
up arrow 7%

UNIX
up arrow 6%

SQL
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Exchange
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Active Directory
0%

Network Management / Administration
0%

Windows Server 2012 R2
0%

National Average
₤23,000

Windows Server 2008 R2
up arrow 2%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 24%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
dental benefits
None: 66%
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