The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 145 125 115
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 38 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.00% 1.19% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.23% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 9
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3660 2673 2369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.62% 96.01% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2172 2038
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Administrator
West Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Leeds

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 68 (91.89%) Linux
2 59 (79.73%) UNIX
3 47 (63.51%) VMware
4 40 (54.05%) Apache
5 38 (51.35%) Red Hat
6 35 (47.30%) MySQL
7 30 (40.54%) Shell Script
8 29 (39.19%) Perl
8 29 (39.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (39.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (37.84%) SAN
10 27 (36.49%) Windows
11 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (31.08%) RDBMS
12 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (31.08%) Relational Database
13 22 (29.73%) E-Commerce
14 21 (28.38%) EMC
14 21 (28.38%) VMware ESX
14 21 (28.38%) Problem Management
14 21 (28.38%) vSphere
14 21 (28.38%) VMware ESXi
15 18 (24.32%) Root Cause Analysis
16 17 (22.97%) Configuration Management
17 16 (21.62%) HP
17 16 (21.62%) PHP
18 15 (20.27%) CommVault
19 14 (18.92%) C
19 14 (18.92%) Sendmail
19 14 (18.92%) Zend

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (54.05%) Apache
2 4 (5.41%) nginx
3 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) Node.js
5 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.84%) SAN
2 5 (6.76%) DNS
3 3 (4.05%) NAS
3 3 (4.05%) Firewall
3 3 (4.05%) FTP
4 2 (2.70%) LDAP
5 1 (1.35%) LAN
5 1 (1.35%) WAN
5 1 (1.35%) SMTP
5 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.35%) VPN
5 1 (1.35%) Internet
5 1 (1.35%) SSH
5 1 (1.35%) IMAP
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.35%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (47.30%) MySQL
2 23 (31.08%) RDBMS
2 23 (31.08%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.05%) Ingres
3 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.35%) HBase
5 1 (1.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.35%) Subversion
1 1 (1.35%) Maven
1 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (2.70%) Banking
1 2 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Local Government
2 1 (1.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) LAMP
2 1 (1.35%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.35%) JSON
2 1 (1.35%) REST
2 1 (1.35%) MapReduce
2 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.70%) Replication
1 2 (2.70%) Derivative
1 2 (2.70%) Open Source
2 1 (1.35%) BBC
2 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 68 (91.89%) Linux
2 59 (79.73%) UNIX
3 29 (39.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (36.49%) Windows
5 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (17.57%) Solaris
8 9 (12.16%) Debian
9 7 (9.46%) AIX
9 7 (9.46%) CentOS
10 4 (5.41%) SUSE
11 3 (4.05%) Ubuntu
12 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
13 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (1.35%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) E-Commerce
2 21 (28.38%) Problem Management
3 18 (24.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 17 (22.97%) Configuration Management
5 10 (13.51%) ITIL
6 2 (2.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.70%) Migration
6 2 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.35%) Change Management
7 1 (1.35%) CRM
7 1 (1.35%) Service Management
7 1 (1.35%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.35%) OWASP
7 1 (1.35%) Information Architecture
7 1 (1.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.54%) Shell Script
2 29 (39.19%) Perl
3 16 (21.62%) PHP
4 14 (18.92%) C
5 8 (10.81%) SQL
6 7 (9.46%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.76%) Java
8 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.05%) Ruby
10 2 (2.70%) Python
11 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) MCP
1 2 (2.70%) CCNA
1 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (39.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (28.38%) VMware ESX
2 21 (28.38%) vSphere
2 21 (28.38%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (18.92%) Sendmail
4 7 (9.46%) Samba
5 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.70%) Squid
6 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.41%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.41%) Puppet
3 2 (2.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 47 (63.51%) VMware
2 38 (51.35%) Red Hat
3 21 (28.38%) EMC
4 16 (21.62%) HP
5 15 (20.27%) CommVault
6 14 (18.92%) Zend
7 7 (9.46%) Oracle
8 4 (5.41%) NetApp
9 3 (4.05%) Cisco
9 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.70%) Sun
10 2 (2.70%) Veritas
10 2 (2.70%) Symantec
11 1 (1.35%) Percona
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago