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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 129 151 168
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 32 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.17% 0.89% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.91% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 18
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
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
2692 3397 3622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.32% 97.39% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2288 2689 2878
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 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Leeds

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (70.45%) Linux
2 28 (63.64%) Unix
3 24 (54.55%) Firewall
4 21 (47.73%) Oracle
5 18 (40.91%) Windows
5 18 (40.91%) SAN
5 18 (40.91%) KVM
6 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
6 17 (38.64%) MySQL
6 17 (38.64%) Xen
6 17 (38.64%) VMware
6 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (34.09%) Bash Shell
7 15 (34.09%) Python
7 15 (34.09%) DevOps
7 15 (34.09%) Puppet
8 14 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (31.82%) NAS
8 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (31.82%) Ruby
9 12 (27.27%) LAN
9 12 (27.27%) WAN
9 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
9 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
10 11 (25.00%) Cobbler
10 11 (25.00%) Tivoli
11 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
12 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
12 8 (18.18%) Windows Server
13 7 (15.91%) Virtual Servers

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 6 (13.64%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.55%) CloudStack
3 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) Firewall
2 18 (40.91%) SAN
3 14 (31.82%) NAS
4 12 (27.27%) LAN
4 12 (27.27%) WAN
5 6 (13.64%) VPN
6 5 (11.36%) DNS
7 3 (6.82%) DHCP
7 3 (6.82%) IPsec
7 3 (6.82%) MPLS
7 3 (6.82%) Network Security
7 3 (6.82%) VLAN
7 3 (6.82%) VoIP
8 2 (4.55%) SMTP
9 1 (2.27%) Kerberos
9 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) MySQL
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) Big Data
2 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.82%) MariaDB
3 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
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 4 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.27%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.82%) Clustering
3 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (6.82%) iPad
4 2 (4.55%) SCADA
5 1 (2.27%) CMDB
5 1 (2.27%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 31 (70.45%) Linux
2 28 (63.64%) Unix
3 18 (40.91%) Windows
4 8 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 6 (13.64%) HPUX
5 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (13.64%) Solaris
6 5 (11.36%) Ubuntu
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (9.09%) AIX
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.82%) Debian
9 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.27%) CentOS
10 1 (2.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) DevOps
2 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (11.36%) Data Transformation
3 5 (11.36%) Release Management
4 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.82%) High Availability
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security
5 3 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (6.82%) Service Management
5 3 (6.82%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL
6 2 (4.55%) Migration
6 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.27%) BCP
7 1 (2.27%) ERP
7 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Bash Shell
1 15 (34.09%) Python
2 14 (31.82%) Ruby
3 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
4 5 (11.36%) C#
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Java
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) CCDE
1 3 (6.82%) CCIE
1 3 (6.82%) CCNP
1 3 (6.82%) CCSP
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) KVM
2 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (38.64%) Xen
3 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 7 (15.91%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
6 5 (11.36%) vSphere
7 4 (9.09%) Samba
8 3 (6.82%) Docker
8 3 (6.82%) GlusterFS
8 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (4.55%) Terminal Server
9 2 (4.55%) XenApp
9 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
9 2 (4.55%) XenServer
10 1 (2.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) Puppet
2 14 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (25.00%) Cobbler
3 11 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (6.82%) Ansible
5 3 (6.82%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (6.82%) Munin
5 3 (6.82%) Nagios
5 3 (6.82%) OpenNMS
5 3 (6.82%) Salt
5 3 (6.82%) Zenoss
6 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Oracle
2 17 (38.64%) VMware
3 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
4 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.91%) Cisco
6 3 (6.82%) arcserve
6 3 (6.82%) F5
6 3 (6.82%) HP
6 3 (6.82%) Juniper
6 3 (6.82%) Symantec
7 2 (4.55%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.55%) Citrix
7 2 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.55%) Spiceworks
7 2 (4.55%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.27%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.27%) IBM
8 1 (2.27%) Sage
8 1 (2.27%) Sun
8 1 (2.27%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Package + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago