The average pay for an Entry-Level Systems Administrator is £22,815 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Linux, VMware ESX, and Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking.

£16,411 - £32,516
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MEDIAN: £22,815
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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
£16,411 - £32,516  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,072  
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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£16,408 - £32,647  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 241
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£7£14£21
Hourly Rate
£6.99 - £13.21  
   
Overtime
£9.31 - £20.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£14K£28K£42K
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,072  
   
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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£16,408 - £32,647  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Systems Administrator Salaries

▲18%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▲10%

VMware ESX
▲10%

Cisco Networking
▲10%

UNIX
▲7%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▲6%


Windows Server 2012 R2
▼0%

National Average
₤23,000

Windows Server 2008 R2
▼1%


Microsoft Exchange
▼3%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼5%

Microsoft Office
▼8%

Microsoft Word
▼10%

SQL
▼10%

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 23%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
dental benefits
None: 66%
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