£28,752
Avg. Salary
£18.44
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£2,061

Bonus

£4,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Systems Administrator with Linux skills is £18.44 per hour.

The average pay for a Systems Administrator with Linux skills is £28,752 per year.

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MEDIAN £28,752
£19,491 - £48,669
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MEDIAN: £28,752
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Salary £19,491 - £48,669
Bonus £155 - £4,848
Profit Sharing £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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£19,556 - £49,512
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 24 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 102

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.

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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 ₤27,000 based on 40 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 ₤38,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Systems Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤41,000 based on 18 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 ₤38,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

27%

National Average: £30,155

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Systems Administrator Salaries

Experienced
▲35%

Mid-Career
▲25%

Late-Career
▲24%

National Average
₤30,000

▼11%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
no benefits
None: 61%