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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 151 163 161
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 9 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.57% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.59% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 23
Median salary £55,000 £37,768 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.62% +16.20%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%

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
2563 3238 3533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.79% 96.37% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2224 2705 2874
Median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Leeds

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 23 (79.31%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) Bash Shell
2 18 (62.07%) Puppet
2 18 (62.07%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (62.07%) Python
3 16 (55.17%) Ruby
3 16 (55.17%) DevOps
4 13 (44.83%) SAN
5 12 (41.38%) Firewall
5 12 (41.38%) VMware
5 12 (41.38%) LAN
5 12 (41.38%) WAN
5 12 (41.38%) MySQL
5 12 (41.38%) Oracle
5 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
5 12 (41.38%) Unix
5 12 (41.38%) Xen
5 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (41.38%) NAS
5 12 (41.38%) KVM
6 10 (34.48%) Ansible
7 8 (27.59%) Cobbler
7 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (27.59%) Debian
7 8 (27.59%) Tivoli
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.24%) Finance
10 4 (13.79%) Billing
10 4 (13.79%) XenServer
10 4 (13.79%) Network Security

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 4 (13.79%) CloudStack
1 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) SAN
2 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 12 (41.38%) LAN
2 12 (41.38%) NAS
2 12 (41.38%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) MySQL
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Clustering
1 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) Unix
3 8 (27.59%) Debian
4 4 (13.79%) AIX
4 4 (13.79%) HPUX
4 4 (13.79%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) DevOps
2 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (13.79%) Workflow
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) ERP
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.45%) Remote Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Bash Shell
1 18 (62.07%) Python
2 16 (55.17%) Ruby
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) KVM
1 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (41.38%) Xen
2 4 (13.79%) vSphere
2 4 (13.79%) XenServer
3 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) Docker
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (62.07%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (62.07%) Puppet
2 10 (34.48%) Ansible
3 8 (27.59%) Cobbler
3 8 (27.59%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM
4 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
1 12 (41.38%) VMware
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago