The average salary for a Late-Career Systems Administrator in United Kingdom is £36,752.
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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 an…Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for Systems Administrator
Microsoft Active Directory
Windows Server 2012 R2
Skills in System Administration, Network Management / Administration and Linux are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Windows Server 2012 R2 and Microsoft Active Directory.
Pay by Experience Level for Systems Administrator
An entry-level Systems Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £20,450 based on 25 salaries. An early career Systems Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £23,047 based on 408 salaries. A mid-career Systems Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £27,531 based on 205 salaries. An experienced Systems Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £31,936 based on 157 salaries.
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