The average salary for an Experienced Systems Administrator with Windows 2003 Server skills in United Kingdom is £34,817.
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£27k - £40k
£27k - £40k
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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 VMware ESX are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Exchange, Windows Server 2012 R2, Network Management / Administration and Microsoft Active Directory.
Pay by Experience Level for Systems Administrator
An early career Systems Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £28,883 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Systems Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £28,899 based on 9 salaries.
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