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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 59 69 48
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 18 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.49% 0.45% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 0.47% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 10
Average salary £35,000 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +7.63%
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
711 642 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 98.20% 95.25% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 640 560 484
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 16 (80.00%) Java
3 16 (80.00%) Python
3 16 (80.00%) Bash Shell
4 15 (75.00%) Perl
4 15 (75.00%) .NET
5 14 (70.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (45.00%) Debian
6 9 (45.00%) Apache
7 8 (40.00%) HTTP
7 8 (40.00%) Firewall
7 8 (40.00%) nginx
7 8 (40.00%) DevOps
8 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (35.00%) qmail
8 7 (35.00%) VLAN
8 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (35.00%) Subversion
8 7 (35.00%) VPN
8 7 (35.00%) Cisco
8 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
8 7 (35.00%) JBoss
8 7 (35.00%) MySQL
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
9 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (30.00%) Nagios
9 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (45.00%) Apache
2 8 (40.00%) nginx
3 7 (35.00%) JBoss
3 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) HTTP
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) VPN
2 7 (35.00%) VLAN
3 6 (30.00%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (30.00%) LDAP
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) SNMP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) IPsec
4 1 (5.00%) OpenVPN
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Subversion
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Hudson
2 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (30.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Debian
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) HPUX
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Process Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
1 16 (80.00%) Python
1 16 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 15 (75.00%) Perl
3 14 (70.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) qmail
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Xen
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Nagios
1 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (30.00%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) New Relic
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
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