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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 178 187 161
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 30 35 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.68% 0.73% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.74% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 28
Average salary £37,634 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.79% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,800 £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 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
4227 4728 4162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.46% 97.97% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3560 3889 3251
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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
(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 +7 23 £37,768 +7.90% 4
Bradford -6 5 - - 1
Ilkley - 1 £31,000 -
Keighley - 1 £27,000 -
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 47 (72.31%) Linux
2 33 (50.77%) Unix
3 30 (46.15%) VMware
4 25 (38.46%) SAN
4 25 (38.46%) Red Hat
5 22 (33.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 19 (29.23%) TCP/IP
7 19 (29.23%) MySQL
7 19 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (26.15%) DNS
9 16 (24.62%) Solaris
9 16 (24.62%) Oracle
9 16 (24.62%) Windows
10 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
10 15 (23.08%) Puppet
11 14 (21.54%) High Availability
11 14 (21.54%) Firewall
12 13 (20.00%) LAMP
12 13 (20.00%) Shell Script
13 12 (18.46%) HPUX
13 12 (18.46%) Load Balancing
13 12 (18.46%) DevOps
13 12 (18.46%) vSphere
14 11 (16.92%) Xen
14 11 (16.92%) Clustering
14 11 (16.92%) AIX
14 11 (16.92%) Apache
15 10 (15.38%) ITIL

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (16.92%) Apache
2 8 (12.31%) CloudStack
2 8 (12.31%) OpenStack
3 6 (9.23%) IIS
4 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.62%) nginx
5 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.08%) JBoss
5 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Office 365
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.62%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (38.46%) SAN
2 19 (29.23%) TCP/IP
3 17 (26.15%) DNS
4 14 (21.54%) Firewall
5 10 (15.38%) DHCP
6 9 (13.85%) NAS
6 9 (13.85%) Network Security
7 8 (12.31%) BGP
7 8 (12.31%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (12.31%) EIGRP
7 8 (12.31%) MPLS
7 8 (12.31%) OSPF
7 8 (12.31%) WAN
8 7 (10.77%) LAN
9 6 (9.23%) VoIP
10 5 (7.69%) HTTP
10 5 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (4.62%) SSL
12 2 (3.08%) HTTPS
13 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) MySQL
2 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (4.62%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.08%) Ingres
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
5 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.54%) Redis
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Back Office
3 2 (3.08%) Games
3 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) LAMP
2 3 (4.62%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (4.62%) Web Services
3 2 (3.08%) COM
3 2 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.54%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.54%) HTML
4 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Clustering
2 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
4 6 (9.23%) CMDB
5 4 (6.15%) HP Storage
6 3 (4.62%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.54%) iPad
8 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (72.31%) Linux
2 33 (50.77%) Unix
3 22 (33.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (24.62%) Solaris
4 16 (24.62%) Windows
5 12 (18.46%) HPUX
6 11 (16.92%) AIX
7 8 (12.31%) CentOS
7 8 (12.31%) Windows Server
7 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (7.69%) Debian
9 5 (7.69%) Ubuntu
10 4 (6.15%) SUSE
10 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) High Availability
2 12 (18.46%) DevOps
2 12 (18.46%) Load Balancing
3 10 (15.38%) ITIL
4 9 (13.85%) Business Continuity
4 9 (13.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.77%) ERP
7 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (7.69%) Software Delivery
9 4 (6.15%) Service Management
10 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.62%) Data Security
10 3 (4.62%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.62%) Performance Management
10 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 9 (13.85%) PHP
3 8 (12.31%) SQL
4 7 (10.77%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.69%) Python
6 3 (4.62%) Perl
6 3 (4.62%) Ruby
7 2 (3.08%) Java
8 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) CCDE
2 1 (1.54%) CCIE
2 1 (1.54%) CCNP
2 1 (1.54%) CCSP
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.54%) MCSA
2 1 (1.54%) MCSE
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 12 (18.46%) vSphere
4 11 (16.92%) Xen
5 9 (13.85%) KVM
6 8 (12.31%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (12.31%) XenServer
7 7 (10.77%) Hyper-V
7 7 (10.77%) NFS
8 4 (6.15%) Samba
9 1 (1.54%) Docker
9 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) Puppet
2 5 (7.69%) Nagios
2 5 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.15%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (3.08%) Cobbler
4 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.54%) Ansible
5 1 (1.54%) Graphite
5 1 (1.54%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (1.54%) Munin
5 1 (1.54%) OpenNebula
5 1 (1.54%) OpenNMS
5 1 (1.54%) Opsview
5 1 (1.54%) Salt
5 1 (1.54%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 30 (46.15%) VMware
2 25 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 16 (24.62%) Oracle
5 10 (15.38%) Cisco
6 7 (10.77%) HP
7 6 (9.23%) Veritas
8 4 (6.15%) 3PAR
8 4 (6.15%) NetApp
9 3 (4.62%) IBM
10 2 (3.08%) Sage
10 2 (3.08%) Symantec
11 1 (1.54%) F5
11 1 (1.54%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago