AU$82,613
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An Experienced Systems Administrator with VMware ESX skills earns an average salary of AU$88,649 per year.

AU$63,871 - AU$97,047
AU$64K
AU$83K
AU$97K
MEDIAN: AU$82,613
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Salary AU$63,871 - AU$97,047
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$8,877
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AU$64,783 - AU$101,221
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

Job Description for Systems Administrator

Systems administrators - also called sysadmins - are responsible for ensuring their organization's computer systems are well maintained and operate reliably. Tasks performed by systems administrators include performing regular systems and security monitoring, handling backup procedures and helping set up, maintain and delete user accounts as required. They are also responsible for developing and maintaining relevant procedures and standards. ensuring that hardware and systems work as expected and maintaining archives as needed. Additionally, systems administrators provide technical support related to systems within their organization as needed . They also handle patches and upgrades to ensure that systems are maximally efficient and effective.

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Systems Administrator Tasks

  • Build, configure, and troubleshoot software and hardware enhancements, application deployments and infrastructure up-grades.
  • Diagnose and correct computer systems issues.
  • Provide hands-on system administration support, system maintenance and operations support.
  • Recommend software and hardware enhancements.

Systems Administrator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

11%

6%

National Average: AU$83,733

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Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %
10-19 years
85%
20 years or more
15%

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 92%