The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 61 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 7 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.14% 2.23% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 2.28% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 3
Average salary £51,250 £36,800 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.26% -13.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Systems Administrator
South 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 Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
590 703 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.25% 98.05% 99.13%
Number of salaries quoted 491 598 563
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Sheffield region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Sheffield

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) MySQL
3 7 (43.75%) Apache
3 7 (43.75%) LAMP
3 7 (43.75%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) Perl
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Python
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
6 4 (25.00%) UX Design
6 4 (25.00%) Puppet
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (25.00%) Workflow
6 4 (25.00%) IPv4
6 4 (25.00%) User Experience
7 3 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
7 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 3 (18.75%) Nagios
7 3 (18.75%) Debian
7 3 (18.75%) Java
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
7 3 (18.75%) LDAP
7 3 (18.75%) HTTP

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) JBoss
2 3 (18.75%) nginx
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) IPv4
3 3 (18.75%) HTTP
3 3 (18.75%) LDAP
3 3 (18.75%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) VLAN
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Hudson
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) LAMP
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Debian
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) UX Design
2 4 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Business Development
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Memory Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 6 (37.50%) Perl
2 5 (31.25%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) BIND 9
2 2 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (12.50%) qmail
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (25.00%) Puppet
3 3 (18.75%) Nagios
4 2 (12.50%) Pingdom
5 1 (6.25%) Cacti
5 1 (6.25%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) New Relic
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
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