Back Employment Opportunity

26 October 2011



The company is a rapidly growing web hosting company based in central Manchester. Founded in 2000, the company now employs fourteen staff and is a Limited, VAT registered company.


The successful applicant’s role will be within our systems team.  The systems team oversees the smooth operation of all the technical systems underpinning, from the main website to products and services.

The successful candidate will work as a systems administrator.   This involves  the oversight and maintenance of servers, equipment and other infrastructure to ensure both their stable operation and security.

Availability out of hours is required of staff working in the systems team to attend to emergency/critical issues should they arise.  The systems team is also responsible for the internal messaging of any fault or customer impacting issue to the support team.


£18,000 -> £26,000

Salary reviews are conducted every 12 months.


8.30am to 5.30pm weekdays.

Required Skills and Experience

Excellent technical skills a must, specifically in hosting related areas e.g. DNS, PHP, MySQL, Perl, FTP, POP3/IMAP, SMTP etc.
A thorough working knowledge of the *nix environment
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Experience with the Plesk control panel a definite advantage

Interviews will begin the week starting November 14th. Please submit your application and CV to with subject ‘Systems admin position’.



Hi! I am the the co-founder of and Business Development Director; I've been at this hosting lark for more than twenty two years, ulp.. I oversee multiple areas of our business to ensure products and services are meeting our customer's needs. You can get in touch over on LinkedIn or replying to any of most posts. In my spare time I am exceptionally interested in food and drink, I run several food website and am a multi-award winning, food and drink writer.