The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 62 72 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 13 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.71% 1.73% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.77% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 13
Average salary £33,750 £36,800 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.28% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,720 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £36,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Systems Administrator
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
738 849 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.98% 98.15% 99.14%
Number of salaries quoted 615 721 752
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 6 £52,500 +42.66% 1
Barnsley - 3 £32,500 - 2
Rotherham - 3 £30,000 -
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
3 11 (47.83%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (43.48%) Apache
5 9 (39.13%) Puppet
6 7 (30.43%) Firewall
6 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
7 6 (26.09%) Perl
7 6 (26.09%) MySQL
7 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
8 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
8 5 (21.74%) LAMP
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
8 5 (21.74%) Python
8 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
8 5 (21.74%) SUSE
9 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
9 4 (17.39%) .NET
9 4 (17.39%) nginx
9 4 (17.39%) UX Design
9 4 (17.39%) DevOps
9 4 (17.39%) User Experience
10 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
10 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
10 3 (13.04%) CentOS
10 3 (13.04%) Games
10 3 (13.04%) Subversion
10 3 (13.04%) Java

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 10 (43.48%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) nginx
3 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 3 (13.04%) JBoss
4 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) IPv4
3 2 (8.70%) HTTP
3 2 (8.70%) LDAP
3 2 (8.70%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) VLAN
3 2 (8.70%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Hudson
3 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (13.04%) Games
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) LAMP
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) SUSE
3 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
4 3 (13.04%) CentOS
4 3 (13.04%) Unix
5 2 (8.70%) Debian
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
2 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) UX Design
4 3 (13.04%) Workflow
5 2 (8.70%) Business Development
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.70%) Memory Management
5 2 (8.70%) Web Operations
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
2 6 (26.09%) Perl
3 5 (21.74%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) BIND 9
3 1 (4.35%) qmail
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (39.13%) Puppet
3 2 (8.70%) Nagios
4 1 (4.35%) Cacti
4 1 (4.35%) Opsview
4 1 (4.35%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) New Relic
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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