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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 129 161 176
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 31 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.14% 0.71% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.73% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 12
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
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
2672 3413 3615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.95% 97.46% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2275 2723 2797
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 £25,000 £26,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Leeds

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 30 (68.18%) Linux
2 26 (59.09%) Firewall
3 25 (56.82%) Unix
4 21 (47.73%) Oracle
4 21 (47.73%) SAN
5 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
5 19 (43.18%) MySQL
6 16 (36.36%) Windows
6 16 (36.36%) Python
6 16 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 16 (36.36%) Puppet
6 16 (36.36%) KVM
7 15 (34.09%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (34.09%) NAS
7 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (34.09%) Xen
7 15 (34.09%) VMware
8 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
8 14 (31.82%) DevOps
9 13 (29.55%) LAN
9 13 (29.55%) WAN
9 13 (29.55%) Ruby
9 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (27.27%) Tivoli
10 12 (27.27%) Cobbler
11 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
12 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
13 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
13 9 (20.45%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (18.18%) 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 (18.18%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) CloudStack
3 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) Firewall
2 21 (47.73%) SAN
3 15 (34.09%) NAS
4 13 (29.55%) LAN
4 13 (29.55%) WAN
5 7 (15.91%) DNS
6 6 (13.64%) VPN
7 5 (11.36%) DHCP
7 5 (11.36%) IPsec
7 5 (11.36%) MPLS
7 5 (11.36%) VLAN
8 3 (6.82%) SMTP
9 2 (4.55%) Network Security
10 1 (2.27%) Kerberos
10 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (43.18%) MySQL
1 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) MariaDB
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) Big Data
3 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) HTML
1 5 (11.36%) JSON
1 5 (11.36%) REST
1 5 (11.36%) SAML
1 5 (11.36%) SOAP
1 5 (11.36%) XML
1 5 (11.36%) XSLT
2 2 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.27%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Clustering
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Cloud
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) SCADA
4 1 (2.27%) CMDB
4 1 (2.27%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Linux
2 25 (56.82%) Unix
3 16 (36.36%) Windows
4 7 (15.91%) Ubuntu
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.36%) HPUX
6 5 (11.36%) Solaris
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.82%) AIX
8 3 (6.82%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.27%) CentOS
9 1 (2.27%) Debian
9 1 (2.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) DevOps
2 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.36%) Data Transformation
4 5 (11.36%) Release Management
4 5 (11.36%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (6.82%) Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (6.82%) Service Management
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (2.27%) BCP
7 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.27%) ERP
7 1 (2.27%) Information Security
7 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) Bash Shell
1 16 (36.36%) Python
2 13 (29.55%) Ruby
3 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
4 6 (13.64%) SQL
5 5 (11.36%) C#
5 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.82%) Perl
7 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) CCDE
2 1 (2.27%) CCIE
2 1 (2.27%) CCNP
2 1 (2.27%) CCSP
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) RHCE
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (36.36%) KVM
2 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (34.09%) Xen
3 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
4 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
4 9 (20.45%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (11.36%) GlusterFS
5 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (9.09%) Samba
7 3 (6.82%) Docker
7 3 (6.82%) Terminal Server
8 2 (4.55%) vSphere
8 2 (4.55%) XenApp
8 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.27%) NFS
9 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) Puppet
2 15 (34.09%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (27.27%) Cobbler
3 12 (27.27%) Tivoli
4 5 (11.36%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (6.82%) Ansible
7 1 (2.27%) Munin
7 1 (2.27%) Nagios
7 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.27%) OpenNMS
7 1 (2.27%) Salt
7 1 (2.27%) WSUS
7 1 (2.27%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Oracle
2 15 (34.09%) VMware
3 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.91%) Cisco
4 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.36%) arcserve
6 3 (6.82%) Spiceworks
6 3 (6.82%) WatchGuard
7 2 (4.55%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.55%) Citrix
7 2 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.55%) HP
8 1 (2.27%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.27%) F5
8 1 (2.27%) IBM
8 1 (2.27%) Juniper
8 1 (2.27%) Sun
8 1 (2.27%) Symantec
8 1 (2.27%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Package + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension scheme, 20 days' holidays
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD and Broadband)
Posted: 26 days ago