The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 68 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.73% 2.13% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 2.20% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
657 546 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.63% 96.81% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 573 479 472
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Administrator
South Yorkshire

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 31 July 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Perl
3 15 (68.18%) MySQL
3 15 (68.18%) Windows
3 15 (68.18%) Bash Shell
4 13 (59.09%) Java
5 12 (54.55%) VPN
5 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 12 (54.55%) Nagios
6 11 (50.00%) HTTP
6 11 (50.00%) .NET
6 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 11 (50.00%) JBoss
6 11 (50.00%) Apache
6 11 (50.00%) Python
6 11 (50.00%) VLAN
6 11 (50.00%) Xen
6 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 10 (45.45%) OpenLDAP
7 10 (45.45%) qmail
7 10 (45.45%) TeamCity
7 10 (45.45%) Hudson
7 10 (45.45%) Firewall
7 10 (45.45%) Subversion
7 10 (45.45%) LDAP
7 10 (45.45%) Tomcat
7 10 (45.45%) IIS

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 11 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 11 (50.00%) Apache
2 10 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 10 (45.45%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) nginx
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) VPN
2 11 (50.00%) HTTP
2 11 (50.00%) VLAN
3 10 (45.45%) OpenLDAP
3 10 (45.45%) Firewall
3 10 (45.45%) LDAP
3 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (9.09%) DNS
6 1 (4.55%) DHCP
6 1 (4.55%) SNMP
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) MySQL
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (45.45%) TeamCity
2 10 (45.45%) Hudson
2 10 (45.45%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) LAMP
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Telematics
1 1 (4.55%) Replication
1 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) Debian
4 8 (36.36%) UNIX
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) B2C
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Perl
2 15 (68.18%) Bash Shell
3 13 (59.09%) Java
4 11 (50.00%) Python
4 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) Xen
3 10 (45.45%) qmail
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.09%) vSphere
4 2 (9.09%) vCloud
5 1 (4.55%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Nagios
2 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (31.82%) Pingdom
3 5 (22.73%) Opsview
3 5 (22.73%) Cacti
4 1 (4.55%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) JBoss
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 7 (31.82%) New Relic
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum c£40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 8 days ago