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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 50 66 37
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 24 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.39% 1.23% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 1.28% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 22
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
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
691 702 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.60% 95.90% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 624 584 449
Average salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (88.46%) Windows
3 21 (80.77%) Python
3 21 (80.77%) Bash Shell
4 20 (76.92%) Perl
5 19 (73.08%) Java
6 18 (69.23%) .NET
7 17 (65.38%) PowerShell
8 14 (53.85%) Apache
9 13 (50.00%) Firewall
9 13 (50.00%) DevOps
10 12 (46.15%) MySQL
10 12 (46.15%) Debian
11 11 (42.31%) nginx
11 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (42.31%) HTTP
12 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
12 10 (38.46%) JBoss
12 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
12 10 (38.46%) WebLogic
12 10 (38.46%) VPN
12 10 (38.46%) Cisco
12 10 (38.46%) qmail
12 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
12 10 (38.46%) VLAN
12 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (38.46%) Subversion
13 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (34.62%) OpenLDAP
13 9 (34.62%) TeamCity

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 14 (53.85%) Apache
2 11 (42.31%) nginx
3 10 (38.46%) JBoss
3 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
3 10 (38.46%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) HTTP
3 10 (38.46%) VPN
3 10 (38.46%) VLAN
4 9 (34.62%) OpenLDAP
4 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
4 9 (34.62%) LDAP
5 2 (7.69%) IPv4
6 1 (3.85%) DNS
6 1 (3.85%) DHCP
6 1 (3.85%) SNMP
6 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.85%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) MySQL
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Subversion
1 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 9 (34.62%) Hudson
2 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 9 (34.62%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 8 (30.77%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (88.46%) Windows
3 12 (46.15%) Debian
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) DevOps
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) Process Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Python
1 21 (80.77%) Bash Shell
2 20 (76.92%) Perl
3 19 (73.08%) Java
4 17 (65.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) qmail
2 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Xen
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (34.62%) Pingdom
2 9 (34.62%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) New Relic
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
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