The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 18 April 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 South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 64 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 24 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.36% 0.56% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 0.58% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 14
Average salary £36,250 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
970 695 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.38% 96.53% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 821 563 807
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,494 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the South Yorkshire region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +1 16 £32,500 -10.34%
Rotherham - 5 £45,000 - 1
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (81.25%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Windows
3 19 (59.38%) JBoss
4 16 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 14 (43.75%) .NET
5 14 (43.75%) MySQL
5 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 13 (40.63%) Java
6 13 (40.63%) Perl
6 13 (40.63%) IIS
7 12 (37.50%) Bash Shell
7 12 (37.50%) WebLogic
7 12 (37.50%) HTTP
7 12 (37.50%) Python
7 12 (37.50%) Apache
7 12 (37.50%) Nagios
8 11 (34.38%) Firewall
9 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
10 9 (28.13%) TeamCity
10 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
10 9 (28.13%) OpenLDAP
10 9 (28.13%) qmail
10 9 (28.13%) Subversion
10 9 (28.13%) Xen
10 9 (28.13%) VLAN
10 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (28.13%) Hudson
10 9 (28.13%) Debian

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 16 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (40.63%) IIS
3 12 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 12 (37.50%) Apache
4 6 (18.75%) GlassFish
5 4 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 3 (9.38%) Jetty
6 3 (9.38%) Resin
6 3 (9.38%) Liferay
6 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (6.25%) Lync
7 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (3.13%) nginx
8 1 (3.13%) Gunicorn
8 1 (3.13%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) CloudFront
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) HTTP
2 11 (34.38%) Firewall
3 9 (28.13%) OpenLDAP
3 9 (28.13%) VLAN
3 9 (28.13%) LDAP
3 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
3 9 (28.13%) VPN
4 3 (9.38%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) OSPF
5 1 (3.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) MySQL
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) TeamCity
1 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
1 9 (28.13%) Subversion
1 9 (28.13%) Hudson
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) Middleware
3 4 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (9.38%) Java EE
4 3 (9.38%) J2EE
5 2 (6.25%) LAMP
5 2 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (3.13%) Django
6 1 (3.13%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Windows
3 9 (28.13%) Debian
4 8 (25.00%) UNIX
5 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.38%) CentOS
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.13%) Solaris
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.13%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
1 13 (40.63%) Perl
2 12 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 12 (37.50%) Python
3 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) MCSE
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
1 1 (3.13%) CCNP
1 1 (3.13%) CCNA
1 1 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) qmail
2 9 (28.13%) Xen
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.38%) vSphere
4 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.25%) vCloud
6 1 (3.13%) Postfix
6 1 (3.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Nagios
2 8 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.38%) Cacti
3 3 (9.38%) Foglight
4 2 (6.25%) MOM
5 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) JBoss
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) New Relic
4 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
4 7 (21.88%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle
6 2 (6.25%) RightFax