Mid-Career Senior Systems Administrator in Chennai Salary (India)

The average pay for a Mid-Career Senior Systems Administrator in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is Rs 729,907 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Virtualization and VMware ESX.

Rs 314,960 - Rs 1,164,836
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MEDIAN: Rs 678,066
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Salary Rs 314,960 - Rs 1,164,836
Bonus Rs 7,728 - Rs 581,748
Profit Sharing Rs 55,000
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Rs 315,757 - Rs 1,174,472
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 66

Job Description for Senior Systems Administrator

Senior system administrators manage a team of system administrators as well as other employees of the IT department. They are responsible for designing, planning, putting into place, and having the highest level of performance as an expert in the system administration for computers and their complex operating systems. With this, senior system administrators research and select upgrades, software and other necessities for their company's computer systems. They also work with other administrators and the IT department to resolve or implement new hardware for computers, printers and other service systems for the company. Senior administrators are also responsible for training and supervising new employees that would work under them. They must be well versed in technology and have a strong ability to plan, organize, evaluate and redesign system designs to have them work better for the company. In addition, senior systems administrators must have strong communication skills (both verbal and written), be a team player and perform difficult tasks well under pressure.

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Senior Systems Administrator Tasks

  • Diagnose and correct computer systems issues.
  • Configure and troubleshoot software and hardware enhancements, application deployments and infrastructure up-grades.
  • Lead a team of systems administrators to manage servers and other computer system aspects of a company.

Senior Systems Administrator Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
5-9 years
85%
10-19 years
15%

Skills That Affect Senior Systems Administrator Salaries

Virtualization
▲28%

VMware ESX
▲24%

National Average
Rs 694,000

Network Management / Administration
▼5%

Linux
▼8%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼11%

Windows 2003 Server
▼14%

Windows Support
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 20%