Average Senior Systems Administrator with System Administration Skills Salary in United Kingdom

£35,264
Avg. Salary
£1,225
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The average salary for a Senior Systems Administrator with System Administration skills in United Kingdom is £35,264.
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£18k
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MEDIAN £35,264
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Salary
£18k - £48k
Bonus
£386 - £4k
Total Pay
£18k - £50k

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Job Description for Senior Systems Administrator

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.

Career Paths

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Senior Systems Administrator
Information Technology (IT) Manager
Assistant Accountant
Information Technology (IT) Architect
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior Systems Administrator

Skills in Network Management / Administration, Windows Server 2012 R2, Microsoft Active Directory, Linux and VMware ESX are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Systems Administrator

An early career Senior Systems Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £24,000 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Senior Systems Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £41,293 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Senior Systems Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £37,302 based on 6 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 26 survey responses.
Early Career
30.8%
Mid Career
46.2%
Experienced
23.1%