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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 163 136 98
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 56 51 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.08% 1.28% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.35% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 67
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
5022 3789 3576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.95% 95.37% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3077 2985
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
(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 -23 35 £31,000 +25.25% 3
Bradford - 14 £40,000 - 3
Wakefield - 5 £25,000 -
Halifax -8 1 £40,000 -19.19% 1
Huddersfield - 1 - - 1
Dewsbury - 1 £28,000 -
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 81 (81.82%) Linux
2 67 (67.68%) UNIX
3 52 (52.53%) Shell Script
4 48 (48.48%) Red Hat
5 38 (38.38%) SAN
6 36 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (33.33%) Perl
7 33 (33.33%) Solaris
8 30 (30.30%) Apache
8 30 (30.30%) Oracle
9 27 (27.27%) HP
10 25 (25.25%) HPUX
10 25 (25.25%) DNS
11 23 (23.23%) MySQL
12 22 (22.22%) VMware
13 21 (21.21%) Business Continuity
13 21 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (21.21%) TCP/IP
14 20 (20.20%) Firewall
14 20 (20.20%) Load Balancing
14 20 (20.20%) Performance Tuning
14 20 (20.20%) Performance Monitoring
15 19 (19.19%) Bash Shell
16 18 (18.18%) ITIL
17 16 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (16.16%) Puppet
18 14 (14.14%) DevOps
18 14 (14.14%) Windows
19 13 (13.13%) Cisco
19 13 (13.13%) HP StorageWorks

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 30 (30.30%) Apache
2 4 (4.04%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.03%) JBoss
4 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.02%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.01%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.01%) Smallworld
5 1 (1.01%) IIS
5 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (38.38%) SAN
2 25 (25.25%) DNS
3 21 (21.21%) TCP/IP
4 20 (20.20%) Firewall
5 5 (5.05%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (4.04%) NAS
7 3 (3.03%) Internet
8 1 (1.01%) MPLS
8 1 (1.01%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.23%) MySQL
2 9 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 9 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.02%) Ingres
3 2 (2.02%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.01%) DB2
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.01%) QlikView
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.01%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) JIRA
2 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (5.05%) Finance
2 2 (2.02%) Banking
3 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.07%) LAMP
2 2 (2.02%) HTML
3 1 (1.01%) J2EE
3 1 (1.01%) CSS
3 1 (1.01%) Web Services
3 1 (1.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) HP StorageWorks
2 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) Tandem
4 1 (1.01%) CMDB
4 1 (1.01%) Open Source
4 1 (1.01%) Social Media
4 1 (1.01%) EPoS
4 1 (1.01%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 81 (81.82%) Linux
2 67 (67.68%) UNIX
3 36 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (33.33%) Solaris
5 25 (25.25%) HPUX
6 14 (14.14%) Windows
7 12 (12.12%) CentOS
8 10 (10.10%) Debian
9 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (6.06%) SUSE
10 6 (6.06%) AIX
10 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
1 21 (21.21%) Business Continuity
2 20 (20.20%) Load Balancing
2 20 (20.20%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (20.20%) Performance Monitoring
3 18 (18.18%) ITIL
4 14 (14.14%) DevOps
5 11 (11.11%) Service Management
6 9 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 9 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 9 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (8.08%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.05%) Project Management
8 5 (5.05%) Release Management
9 4 (4.04%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.02%) BCP
10 2 (2.02%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (2.02%) B2C
10 2 (2.02%) OO
11 1 (1.01%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 52 (52.53%) Shell Script
2 33 (33.33%) Perl
3 19 (19.19%) Bash Shell
4 12 (12.12%) PowerShell
5 8 (8.08%) PHP
6 4 (4.04%) Java
7 3 (3.03%) C
8 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.02%) SQL
9 1 (1.01%) VBScript
9 1 (1.01%) Python
9 1 (1.01%) C#
9 1 (1.01%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.01%) MCITP
2 1 (1.01%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.01%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.01%) MCSE
2 1 (1.01%) CCA
2 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.11%) Samba
3 9 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (4.04%) NFS
6 3 (3.03%) Sendmail
6 3 (3.03%) vSphere
7 2 (2.02%) XenApp
7 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.01%) Docker
8 1 (1.01%) LXC
Systems Management
1 16 (16.16%) Puppet
2 12 (12.12%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.03%) Salt
4 3 (3.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.01%) SCCM
5 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 48 (48.48%) Red Hat
2 30 (30.30%) Oracle
3 27 (27.27%) HP
4 22 (22.22%) VMware
5 13 (13.13%) Cisco
6 11 (11.11%) 3PAR
7 10 (10.10%) NetApp
7 10 (10.10%) Veritas
8 7 (7.07%) Citrix
9 4 (4.04%) IBM
9 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
9 4 (4.04%) Symantec
10 3 (3.03%) Zend
10 3 (3.03%) EMC
10 3 (3.03%) CommVault
11 2 (2.02%) Percona
11 2 (2.02%) Rackspace
12 1 (1.01%) ESRI
12 1 (1.01%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago