The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 136 162 170
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 28 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.08% 0.77% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.79% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 14
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.66%
Systems Administrator
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2541 3527 3760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.69% 97.19% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2162 2804 2885
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Leeds region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Leeds

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Leeds

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 33 (64.71%) Linux
2 31 (60.78%) Firewall
3 29 (56.86%) Unix
4 27 (52.94%) Oracle
4 27 (52.94%) SAN
5 26 (50.98%) SQL Server
5 26 (50.98%) MySQL
6 22 (43.14%) NAS
6 22 (43.14%) KVM
7 21 (41.18%) Xen
7 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (41.18%) VMware
8 20 (39.22%) LAN
8 20 (39.22%) WAN
9 19 (37.25%) Python
9 19 (37.25%) Bash Shell
9 19 (37.25%) Puppet
10 18 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
11 17 (33.33%) DevOps
12 16 (31.37%) Cobbler
12 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (31.37%) Ruby
12 16 (31.37%) Tivoli
13 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
14 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
14 13 (25.49%) Windows
15 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
15 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
15 9 (17.65%) Virtual Servers
16 8 (15.69%) PowerShell

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.69%) Apache
2 4 (7.84%) CloudStack
2 4 (7.84%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 31 (60.78%) Firewall
2 27 (52.94%) SAN
3 22 (43.14%) NAS
4 20 (39.22%) LAN
4 20 (39.22%) WAN
5 6 (11.76%) DNS
6 5 (9.80%) DHCP
6 5 (9.80%) IPsec
6 5 (9.80%) MPLS
6 5 (9.80%) Network Security
6 5 (9.80%) VLAN
6 5 (9.80%) VPN
7 3 (5.88%) SMTP
8 1 (1.96%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (50.98%) MySQL
1 26 (50.98%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) MariaDB
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) Big Data
3 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) HTML
1 5 (9.80%) JSON
1 5 (9.80%) REST
1 5 (9.80%) SAML
1 5 (9.80%) SOAP
1 5 (9.80%) XML
1 5 (9.80%) XSLT
2 1 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.96%) Middleware
2 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.96%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.96%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Clustering
2 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Cloud
2 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) SCADA
4 1 (1.96%) CMDB
4 1 (1.96%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 33 (64.71%) Linux
2 29 (56.86%) Unix
3 13 (25.49%) Windows
4 8 (15.69%) Solaris
5 7 (13.73%) HPUX
5 7 (13.73%) Ubuntu
6 6 (11.76%) AIX
6 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
6 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.88%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.96%) CentOS
10 1 (1.96%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) DevOps
2 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (9.80%) Data Transformation
3 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (9.80%) Release Management
3 5 (9.80%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (7.84%) Workflow
5 3 (5.88%) Migration
5 3 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL
6 2 (3.92%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.92%) Service Management
7 1 (1.96%) BCP
7 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.96%) ERP
7 1 (1.96%) Project Management
7 1 (1.96%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) Bash Shell
1 19 (37.25%) Python
2 16 (31.37%) Ruby
3 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
4 6 (11.76%) SQL
5 5 (9.80%) C#
5 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.88%) Perl
7 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (43.14%) KVM
2 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (41.18%) Xen
3 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
4 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 9 (17.65%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (9.80%) GlusterFS
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (7.84%) Samba
6 4 (7.84%) vSphere
6 4 (7.84%) XenServer
7 3 (5.88%) Terminal Server
8 2 (3.92%) Docker
8 2 (3.92%) XenApp
8 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (37.25%) Puppet
2 18 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (31.37%) Cobbler
3 16 (31.37%) Tivoli
4 5 (9.80%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (3.92%) Ansible
7 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Oracle
2 21 (41.18%) VMware
3 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco
5 5 (9.80%) arcserve
5 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.88%) Spiceworks
6 3 (5.88%) WatchGuard
7 2 (3.92%) Citrix
7 2 (3.92%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.96%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.96%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) IBM
8 1 (1.96%) Sun
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Publish Interactive
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum Subsidised lunches, private healthca
Posted: 11 days ago