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The average pay for a Senior Systems Administrator is £41,208 per year.

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£27,380 - £60,025
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 75

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.

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Key Stats for Senior Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %
10-19 years
78%
20 years or more
22%

Skills That Affect Senior Systems Administrator Salaries

Linux
▲9%

Network Management / Administration
▲2%

National Average
₤42,000

VMware ESX
▼9%

Windows Server 2012 R2
▼13%

Windows 2003 Server
▼18%

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
no benefits
None: 46%