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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 145 150 170
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 23 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 1.08% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.11% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 21
Median salary £40,000 £33,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% -16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
2787 3251 3601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.00% 97.86% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2564 2880
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 1 July 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Leeds

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 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 29 (70.73%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) Unix
3 18 (43.90%) Oracle
4 15 (36.59%) Firewall
4 15 (36.59%) VMware
4 15 (36.59%) KVM
5 14 (34.15%) Puppet
5 14 (34.15%) Xen
5 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (34.15%) MySQL
6 13 (31.71%) SAN
6 13 (31.71%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (29.27%) DevOps
7 12 (29.27%) Windows
7 12 (29.27%) Python
7 12 (29.27%) NAS
7 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
8 11 (26.83%) Ruby
8 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
9 10 (24.39%) Solaris
9 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
9 10 (24.39%) Data Centre
10 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
10 9 (21.95%) LAN
10 9 (21.95%) WAN
11 8 (19.51%) Tivoli
11 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
11 8 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (19.51%) Cobbler

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 7 (17.07%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) CloudStack
3 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) Firewall
2 13 (31.71%) SAN
3 12 (29.27%) NAS
4 9 (21.95%) LAN
4 9 (21.95%) WAN
5 4 (9.76%) DNS
6 3 (7.32%) Network Security
6 3 (7.32%) VoIP
6 3 (7.32%) VPN
7 2 (4.88%) DHCP
7 2 (4.88%) HTTP
8 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
8 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) MySQL
2 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.76%) Big Data
3 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) Ingres
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.76%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
1 5 (12.20%) JSON
1 5 (12.20%) REST
1 5 (12.20%) SAML
1 5 (12.20%) SOAP
1 5 (12.20%) XML
1 5 (12.20%) XSLT
2 4 (9.76%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (9.76%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (7.32%) LAMP
4 1 (2.44%) Middleware
4 1 (2.44%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.44%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) iPad
4 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 2 (4.88%) CMDB
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.44%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 29 (70.73%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) Unix
3 12 (29.27%) Windows
4 10 (24.39%) Solaris
5 8 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (14.63%) HPUX
7 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
8 4 (9.76%) AIX
9 3 (7.32%) CentOS
9 3 (7.32%) Debian
10 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (2.44%) SUSE
11 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) DevOps
2 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (14.63%) High Availability
4 5 (12.20%) Data Transformation
4 5 (12.20%) Release Management
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
5 3 (7.32%) Information Security
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 2 (4.88%) BCP
6 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.88%) ERP
6 2 (4.88%) Migration
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Service Management
7 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
1 12 (29.27%) Python
2 11 (26.83%) Ruby
3 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
4 5 (12.20%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) Java
5 3 (7.32%) PHP
5 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) CCDE
1 3 (7.32%) CCIE
1 3 (7.32%) CCNP
1 3 (7.32%) CCSP
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) KVM
2 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (34.15%) Xen
3 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
4 5 (12.20%) Samba
4 5 (12.20%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (12.20%) vSphere
5 3 (7.32%) Docker
5 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.88%) NFS
6 2 (4.88%) XenServer
7 1 (2.44%) XenApp
7 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) Puppet
2 13 (31.71%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (19.51%) Cobbler
3 8 (19.51%) Tivoli
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (7.32%) Ansible
5 3 (7.32%) Munin
5 3 (7.32%) Nagios
5 3 (7.32%) OpenNMS
5 3 (7.32%) Salt
5 3 (7.32%) Zenoss
6 2 (4.88%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Oracle
2 15 (36.59%) VMware
3 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) F5
5 3 (7.32%) HP
5 3 (7.32%) Juniper
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.32%) Symantec
5 3 (7.32%) Veritas
6 2 (4.88%) 3PAR
6 2 (4.88%) Sage
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.44%) IBM
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) Sun
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
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago