The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 163 182 175
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 8 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.23% 0.60% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.61% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 32
Median salary £40,000 £33,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%

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
3419 4069 4421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.05% 97.27% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2965 3440 3637
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 16 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +17 7 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Bradford +6 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 27 (67.50%) Linux
2 24 (60.00%) Firewall
3 20 (50.00%) VMware
3 20 (50.00%) LAN
3 20 (50.00%) WAN
3 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (45.00%) SAN
4 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (45.00%) MySQL
5 17 (42.50%) Python
5 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
5 17 (42.50%) Bash Shell
5 17 (42.50%) Puppet
5 17 (42.50%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (37.50%) Unix
7 14 (35.00%) Oracle
7 14 (35.00%) Ruby
7 14 (35.00%) Xen
7 14 (35.00%) KVM
7 14 (35.00%) DevOps
7 14 (35.00%) NAS
8 13 (32.50%) Windows
9 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (25.00%) Tivoli
9 10 (25.00%) Cobbler
10 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
10 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
10 9 (22.50%) SQL
11 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
11 7 (17.50%) Ansible

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) Apache
1 4 (10.00%) CloudStack
1 4 (10.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 24 (60.00%) Firewall
2 20 (50.00%) LAN
2 20 (50.00%) WAN
3 18 (45.00%) SAN
4 14 (35.00%) NAS
5 5 (12.50%) DNS
5 5 (12.50%) VPN
6 4 (10.00%) DHCP
6 4 (10.00%) IPsec
6 4 (10.00%) MPLS
6 4 (10.00%) Network Security
6 4 (10.00%) VLAN
7 2 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (5.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) MySQL
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MariaDB
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Clustering
2 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Unix
3 13 (32.50%) Windows
4 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
5 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.00%) AIX
6 4 (10.00%) Debian
6 4 (10.00%) HPUX
6 4 (10.00%) Solaris
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) DevOps
2 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (10.00%) Workflow
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.50%) ERP
6 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) Bash Shell
1 17 (42.50%) Python
2 14 (35.00%) Ruby
3 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
3 9 (22.50%) SQL
4 3 (7.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) CCEA
2 4 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (10.00%) MCP
2 4 (10.00%) MCSA
2 4 (10.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (35.00%) KVM
2 14 (35.00%) Xen
3 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (10.00%) GlusterFS
5 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (10.00%) vSphere
5 4 (10.00%) XenServer
6 3 (7.50%) Docker
7 2 (5.00%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (42.50%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (42.50%) Puppet
2 10 (25.00%) Cobbler
2 10 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 7 (17.50%) Ansible
4 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) VMware
2 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
3 14 (35.00%) Oracle
4 6 (15.00%) Cisco
4 6 (15.00%) Citrix
5 4 (10.00%) arcserve
5 4 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.00%) Spiceworks
6 2 (5.00%) WatchGuard
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago