£25,507
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

£1,460

Profit Sharing

£491

The average pay for a Systems Administrator is £25,422 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Linux, VMware ESX, and Internet Information Server (IIS). Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

£17,638 - £40,024
£18K
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MEDIAN: £25,507
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50%
90%
£7.26 - £17.66
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MEDIAN: £9.31
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£0£40K
Salary £17,638 - £40,024
Bonus £0.00 - £4,216
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £4,000
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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£17,542 - £40,576
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 4 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 859
Hourly Data £0£34
Hourly Rate £7.26 - £17.66
Overtime £8.50 - £34.39
Annual Data £0£40K
Bonus £0.00 - £4,216
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £4,000
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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£17,542 - £40,576
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 4 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

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 Pay By Employer

$0$110K

$67,060

$66,761

$57,341

$64,039

U.S. Army
19 profiles
$59,580

$68,784

$70,000

$75,615

Raytheon Co.
14 profiles
$69,055

$64,964

Common Career Paths for Systems Administrator


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Popular Skills for Systems Administrator

Pay by Experience Level for Systems Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Systems Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Systems Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤23,000 based on 255 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Systems Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤28,000 based on 134 salaries. An experienced Systems Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤31,000 based on 103 salaries. A Systems Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤36,000 based on 25 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £25,502

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Systems Administrator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Systems Administrator?

Systems Administrator in Wv14 9qr:
"Goid"
Pros: Eveything
Cons: A little stressful, lots to do

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Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Systems Administrator Salaries

▲41%

▲23%

▲11%

National Average
₤26,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Systems Administrator Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 62%