The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 54 52 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.74% 3.19% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 3.25% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 6
Median salary £44,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
520 646 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.94% 98.03% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 405 579 582
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Sheffield region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Password Management
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) vCloud
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau