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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 77 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.27% 2.05% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 2.15% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 4
Average salary £34,250 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £26,700 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
702 606 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.43% 95.43% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 616 524 449
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) AIX
2 13 (81.25%) HPUX
2 13 (81.25%) Solaris
2 13 (81.25%) UNIX
2 13 (81.25%) IBM
2 13 (81.25%) SAN
2 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) LPAR
3 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 3 (18.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Subversion
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Puppet
5 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.25%) qmail
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.25%) Maven
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) HTTP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) AIX
2 13 (81.25%) HPUX
2 13 (81.25%) Solaris
2 13 (81.25%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (6.25%) Process Management
1 1 (6.25%) Change Management
1 1 (6.25%) Workflow
1 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
1 3 (18.75%) Python
1 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) AWK
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) qmail
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago