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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 166 173 119
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 35 38 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.78% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.80% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 31
Average salary £37,000 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,700 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +7.63%
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
4594 4726 3331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.19% 97.00% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3675 3751 2568
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +24 31 £40,000 +2.56% 3
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 75 (85.23%) Linux
2 58 (65.91%) VMware
3 51 (57.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 50 (56.82%) Red Hat
5 48 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
6 46 (52.27%) Cisco
6 46 (52.27%) Puppet
7 43 (48.86%) Bash Shell
8 42 (47.73%) Perl
9 41 (46.59%) PowerShell
9 41 (46.59%) Cisco IOS
9 41 (46.59%) Release Management
10 36 (40.91%) Windows
11 34 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 30 (34.09%) UNIX
12 30 (34.09%) DevOps
13 29 (32.95%) Active Directory
13 29 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (29.55%) Software Delivery
15 25 (28.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 25 (28.41%) Citrix
16 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (21.59%) Git (software)
17 19 (21.59%) Continuous Delivery
18 16 (18.18%) Solaris
18 16 (18.18%) MySQL
19 15 (17.05%) Oracle
20 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
20 13 (14.77%) Shell Script
21 12 (13.64%) SAN

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (9.09%) Apache
2 7 (7.95%) OpenStack
3 6 (6.82%) IIS
4 5 (5.68%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.55%) nginx
6 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.14%) Magento
1 1 (1.14%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon S3
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (46.59%) Cisco IOS
2 12 (13.64%) SAN
3 11 (12.50%) Firewall
3 11 (12.50%) Network Security
4 9 (10.23%) DNS
5 8 (9.09%) NAS
6 7 (7.95%) LAN
6 7 (7.95%) WAN
7 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.55%) SSL
9 3 (3.41%) Kerberos
10 2 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) MySQL
2 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.14%) Ingres
5 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (21.59%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.14%) Finance
1 1 (1.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) LAMP
2 4 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) XML
3 1 (1.14%) HTML
3 1 (1.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (4.55%) Clustering
4 3 (3.41%) CMDB
5 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (85.23%) Linux
2 51 (57.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 36 (40.91%) Windows
4 30 (34.09%) UNIX
5 25 (28.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (18.18%) Solaris
8 10 (11.36%) AIX
9 7 (7.95%) HPUX
10 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (4.55%) Debian
11 4 (4.55%) CentOS
12 3 (3.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.59%) Release Management
2 30 (34.09%) DevOps
3 29 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (29.55%) Software Delivery
5 19 (21.59%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (7.95%) ITIL
7 6 (6.82%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (3.41%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.41%) Performance Management
10 3 (3.41%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.41%) Migration
10 3 (3.41%) Business Continuity
11 2 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.27%) Business Continuity Planning
12 1 (1.14%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (1.14%) Server Monitoring
12 1 (1.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.86%) Bash Shell
2 42 (47.73%) Perl
3 41 (46.59%) PowerShell
4 13 (14.77%) Shell Script
5 9 (10.23%) PHP
6 4 (4.55%) SQL
7 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.41%) RHCE
2 3 (3.41%) MCITP
2 3 (3.41%) MCP
2 3 (3.41%) MCSE
2 3 (3.41%) CCA
2 3 (3.41%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) Degree
3 1 (1.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (32.95%) Active Directory
3 12 (13.64%) vSphere
4 11 (12.50%) Xen
5 10 (11.36%) KVM
6 7 (7.95%) XenServer
7 6 (6.82%) NFS
8 3 (3.41%) Samba
8 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
9 2 (2.27%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.14%) qmail
10 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 46 (52.27%) Puppet
2 5 (5.68%) Nagios
3 4 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.41%) Salt
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.27%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.14%) Cacti
6 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 58 (65.91%) VMware
2 50 (56.82%) Red Hat
3 46 (52.27%) Cisco
4 25 (28.41%) Citrix
5 15 (17.05%) Oracle
6 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.41%) IBM
7 3 (3.41%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.27%) NetApp
9 1 (1.14%) HP
9 1 (1.14%) Sage
9 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.14%) Symantec
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