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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 66 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 9 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.23% 4.60% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 4.81% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 15
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
709 437 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.59% 95.62% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 585 374 496
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 September 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 10 (66.67%) Firewall
1 10 (66.67%) VPN
1 10 (66.67%) Java
1 10 (66.67%) UNIX
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) VLAN
2 9 (60.00%) Xen
2 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) MySQL
4 7 (46.67%) Perl
4 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
5 6 (40.00%) nginx
5 6 (40.00%) DNS
5 6 (40.00%) Web Services
5 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (40.00%) Nagios
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
6 5 (33.33%) DHCP
6 5 (33.33%) HTTP
6 5 (33.33%) SNMP
6 5 (33.33%) JBoss
6 5 (33.33%) Apache
6 5 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (33.33%) Ganglia

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 6 (40.00%) nginx
2 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (26.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
1 10 (66.67%) VPN
2 9 (60.00%) VLAN
3 6 (40.00%) DNS
4 5 (33.33%) DHCP
4 5 (33.33%) HTTP
4 5 (33.33%) SNMP
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (26.67%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (26.67%) LDAP
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 5 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (33.33%) Maven
3 4 (26.67%) Subversion
3 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
3 4 (26.67%) Hudson
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) LAMP
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Telematics
1 5 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) UNIX
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 5 (33.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) B2C
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) Perl
2 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
3 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (33.33%) Ruby
5 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (26.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Xen
2 5 (33.33%) KVM
3 4 (26.67%) qmail
3 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Nagios
2 5 (33.33%) Ganglia
3 3 (20.00%) Cacti
3 3 (20.00%) Pingdom
3 3 (20.00%) Opsview
3 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) JBoss
3 3 (20.00%) New Relic
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) F5
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: Competitive, depending on job level and experience
Posted: 18 days ago