The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 153 159 121
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 50 42 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.00% 0.93% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.98% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 43 26 47
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £43,553 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4878 4292 3804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.87% 95.23% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3968 3382 3133
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds -13 36 £30,500 -12.85% 8
Huddersfield - 13 £32,500 -
Bradford - 3 £35,000 -
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 77 (73.33%) Linux
2 54 (51.43%) UNIX
3 44 (41.90%) Red Hat
4 42 (40.00%) VMware
5 36 (34.29%) Shell Script
5 36 (34.29%) SAN
6 34 (32.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (31.43%) Puppet
7 33 (31.43%) Perl
8 31 (29.52%) Windows
8 31 (29.52%) Bash Shell
9 29 (27.62%) Solaris
10 25 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (23.81%) PowerShell
11 22 (20.95%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (20.95%) ITIL
11 22 (20.95%) Cisco
12 20 (19.05%) Oracle
13 19 (18.10%) Active Directory
13 19 (18.10%) Apache
13 19 (18.10%) DevOps
14 18 (17.14%) CentOS
14 18 (17.14%) Debian
15 17 (16.19%) MySQL
16 16 (15.24%) PHP
16 16 (15.24%) AIX
16 16 (15.24%) Citrix
16 16 (15.24%) Samba
17 15 (14.29%) NetBackup
18 14 (13.33%) SUSE

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 19 (18.10%) Apache
2 9 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.67%) IIS
4 4 (3.81%) nginx
4 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.95%) Moodle
6 1 (0.95%) JBoss
6 1 (0.95%) CMS
6 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.95%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.95%) Drupal
6 1 (0.95%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (3.81%) Amazon S3
1 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (34.29%) SAN
2 14 (13.33%) DNS
3 13 (12.38%) Firewall
3 13 (12.38%) Cisco IOS
3 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.76%) NAS
5 4 (3.81%) Network Security
5 4 (3.81%) SSL
6 2 (1.90%) Internet
7 1 (0.95%) MPLS
7 1 (0.95%) LDAP
7 1 (0.95%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.19%) MySQL
2 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.81%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.86%) Ingres
5 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.90%) Big Data
5 2 (1.90%) MS Access
6 1 (0.95%) DB2
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.90%) JIRA
General
1 4 (3.81%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Retail
3 2 (1.90%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Local Government
4 1 (0.95%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.48%) LAMP
2 7 (6.67%) XML
3 5 (4.76%) HTML
3 5 (4.76%) CSS
3 5 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (0.95%) J2EE
4 1 (0.95%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.81%) Clustering
3 4 (3.81%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (2.86%) NHS
4 3 (2.86%) Replication
5 2 (1.90%) CMDB
5 2 (1.90%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.95%) Open Source
6 1 (0.95%) Social Media
6 1 (0.95%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 77 (73.33%) Linux
2 54 (51.43%) UNIX
3 34 (32.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (29.52%) Windows
5 29 (27.62%) Solaris
6 18 (17.14%) CentOS
6 18 (17.14%) Debian
7 16 (15.24%) AIX
8 14 (13.33%) SUSE
9 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (7.62%) HPUX
12 3 (2.86%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.95%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.95%) ITIL
2 19 (18.10%) DevOps
3 14 (13.33%) Release Management
4 11 (10.48%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (9.52%) Business Continuity
6 9 (8.57%) Load Balancing
7 8 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (7.62%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (6.67%) Service Management
8 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.67%) Problem Management
8 7 (6.67%) Performance Management
9 6 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.76%) Project Management
10 5 (4.76%) Migration
11 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.81%) UML
11 4 (3.81%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 36 (34.29%) Shell Script
2 33 (31.43%) Perl
3 31 (29.52%) Bash Shell
4 25 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 16 (15.24%) PHP
6 8 (7.62%) SQL
7 3 (2.86%) C#
7 3 (2.86%) VB
7 3 (2.86%) Python
8 2 (1.90%) Ruby
8 2 (1.90%) VBA
8 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.95%) Java
9 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.95%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.67%) MCSE
2 7 (6.67%) CCA
2 7 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (6.67%) MCITP
3 6 (5.71%) MCP
4 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) VCP4
5 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.95%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (18.10%) Active Directory
3 16 (15.24%) Samba
4 8 (7.62%) NFS
5 7 (6.67%) vSphere
5 7 (6.67%) Xen
6 3 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.90%) XenApp
7 2 (1.90%) XenServer
8 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.95%) qmail
8 1 (0.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.95%) Docker
8 1 (0.95%) LXC
Systems Management
1 33 (31.43%) Puppet
2 15 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 9 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.76%) Salt
4 5 (4.76%) Nagios
5 3 (2.86%) Cobbler
5 3 (2.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.95%) SCCM
6 1 (0.95%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.95%) Cacti
Vendors
1 44 (41.90%) Red Hat
2 42 (40.00%) VMware
3 22 (20.95%) Cisco
4 20 (19.05%) Oracle
5 16 (15.24%) Citrix
6 14 (13.33%) NetApp
7 11 (10.48%) IBM
7 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
8 10 (9.52%) HP
9 4 (3.81%) Veritas
10 3 (2.86%) EMC
10 3 (2.86%) 3PAR
10 3 (2.86%) Symantec
11 1 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
WebAnyWhere
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £29000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago