Average Late-Career Systems Administrator Salary in United Kingdom

£36,752
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£3,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Systems Administrator in United Kingdom is £36,752.
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£24k
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£51k
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MEDIAN £36,752
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£24k - £51k
Profit Sharing
£0 - £3k
Total Pay
£21k - £53k

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Job Description for Systems Administrator

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.

Career Paths

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Systems Administrator
Information Technology (IT) Manager
Senior Systems Administrator
Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / ...
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Systems Administrator

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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Years of Experience

This data is based on 795 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.1%
Early Career
51.3%
Mid Career
25.8%
Experienced
19.7%