How much does a Systems Administrator make?

Updated 19 Jan 2022
US$76,339 /yr
Average Base Pay

23,247 salaries

US$54K

Low

US$76K

Average

US$109K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Systems Administrator make? The national average salary for a Systems Administrator is $76,339 in United States. Filter by location to see Systems Administrator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 23,247 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Systems Administrator employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Systems Administrator£33,840 /yr
L3
Senior Systems Administrator£48,179 /yr
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NHS
3.9

NHS

Systems Administrator

£29,452

 /yr
Range: £17K - £55K
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£17K

£55K

£16,578 - £54,815 Range

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
4.1

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

Systems Administrator

£49,882

 /yr
Range: £32K - £57K

£32K

£57K

£31,515 - £57,249 Range

Capita
3.2

Capita

Systems Administrator

£25,761

 /yr
Range: £19K - £36K

£19K

£36K

£19,240 - £36,039 Range

Rackspace Technology
3.5

Rackspace Technology

Systems Administrator

£45,678

 /yr
Range: £31K - £67K

£31K

£67K

£31,196 - £66,914 Range

BT
3.8

BT

Systems Administrator

£43,131

 /yr
Range: £25K - £112K

£25K

£112K

£25,142 - £111,594 Range

Arm
4

Arm

Systems Administrator

£49,798

 /yr
Range: £34K - £56K

£34K

£56K

£34,490 - £55,782 Range

Oxford University
4.3

Oxford University

Systems Administrator

£41,740

 /yr
Range: £39K - £58K

£39K

£58K

£38,797 - £57,955 Range

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MRI Software
3.7

MRI Software

Systems Administrator

£42,204

 /yr
Range: £34K - £49K

£34K

£49K

£34,232 - £49,424 Range

Sky
4

Sky

Systems Administrator

£64,630

 /yr
Range: £33K - £68K

£33K

£68K

£32,685 - £68,170 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Systems Administrator

£34,663

 /yr
Range: £21K - £74K

£21K

£74K

£20,539 - £73,654 Range

Nominet
3.5

Nominet

Systems Administrator

£59,733

 /yr
Range: £53K - £70K

£53K

£70K

£53,290 - £70,230 Range

Oracle
3.8

Oracle

Systems Administrator

£46,285

 /yr
Range: £24K - £52K

£24K

£52K

£23,568 - £51,807 Range

Atos
3.6

Atos

Systems Administrator

£36,173

 /yr
Range: £19K - £50K

£19K

£50K

£19,026 - £50,000 Range

Hays
3.7

Hays

Systems Administrator

£40,193

 /yr
Range: £32K - £78K

£32K

£78K

£32,449 - £78,039 Range

DXC Technology
3.4

DXC Technology

Systems Administrator

£35,469

 /yr
Range: £32K - £37K

£32K

£37K

£32,093 - £37,132 Range

Transact
3.7

Transact

Systems Administrator

£46,323

 /yr
Range: £43K - £52K

£43K

£52K

£43,353 - £51,807 Range

Littlefish
3.6

Littlefish

Systems Administrator

£27,151

 /yr
Range: £26K - £28K

£26K

£28K

£26,257 - £27,584 Range

GCS Recruitment
3.9

GCS Recruitment

Systems Administrator

£39,784

 /yr
Range: £28K - £45K

£28K

£45K

£27,584 - £45,089 Range

Cancer Research UK
3.9

Cancer Research UK

Systems Administrator

£44,324

 /yr
Range: £37K - £50K

£37K

£50K

£37,000 - £49,980 Range

iomart
2.3

iomart

Systems Administrator

£33,048

 /yr
Range: £26K - £40K

£26K

£40K

£26,465 - £39,515 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Systems Administrator salaries

The national average salary for a Systems Administrator is £33,840 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Systems Administrator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 922 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Systems Administrator employees.

The highest salary for a Systems Administrator in United Kingdom is £54,969 per year.

The lowest salary for a Systems Administrator in United Kingdom is £20,832 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent systems administrator salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£50,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Dundee Area area reported making £50,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Dundee Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
£31,084
per year
A Systems Administrator in the London Area area reported making £31,084 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£32,093
per year
An IT Systems Administrator in the Cambridge Area area reported making £32,093 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£27,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Portsmouth Area area reported making £27,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Portsmouth Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£55,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the London Area area reported making £55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£42,436
per year
A Systems Administrator in the London Area area reported making £42,436 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£20,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the London Area area reported making £20,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Temporary
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£33,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Edinburgh Area area reported making £33,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Edinburgh Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University