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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 175 177 121
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 31 36 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.65% 0.72% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.75% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 22
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £34,300 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
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
4534 4812 3400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.59% 96.57% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3634 3754 2676
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +12 26 £40,000 +5.26% 4
Bradford -24 1 £32,000 -24.70% 1
Elland - 1 £25,000 -
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 59 (86.76%) Linux
2 49 (72.06%) VMware
3 40 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (55.88%) Red Hat
5 35 (51.47%) Cisco
5 35 (51.47%) Puppet
6 34 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (48.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (47.06%) PowerShell
8 32 (47.06%) Bash Shell
8 32 (47.06%) Cisco IOS
8 32 (47.06%) Release Management
8 32 (47.06%) Perl
9 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (39.71%) DevOps
10 27 (39.71%) Windows
11 26 (38.24%) UNIX
11 26 (38.24%) Active Directory
12 25 (36.76%) Software Delivery
13 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (26.47%) Citrix
16 15 (22.06%) Solaris
16 15 (22.06%) Oracle
16 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
17 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
17 14 (20.59%) Git (software)
17 14 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
17 14 (20.59%) KVM
17 14 (20.59%) vSphere

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (16.18%) OpenStack
2 5 (7.35%) IIS
3 3 (4.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.94%) Apache
4 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.47%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (47.06%) Cisco IOS
2 13 (19.12%) SAN
2 13 (19.12%) Firewall
3 11 (16.18%) LAN
3 11 (16.18%) WAN
3 11 (16.18%) Network Security
3 11 (16.18%) NAS
4 6 (8.82%) DNS
5 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.41%) Kerberos
6 3 (4.41%) VoIP
7 1 (1.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) MySQL
3 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.47%) JMeter
General
1 1 (1.47%) Back Office
1 1 (1.47%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.47%) CMDB
3 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (86.76%) Linux
2 40 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (39.71%) Windows
4 26 (38.24%) UNIX
5 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (22.06%) Solaris
8 12 (17.65%) AIX
9 11 (16.18%) HPUX
10 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (5.88%) Debian
12 2 (2.94%) SUSE
12 2 (2.94%) CentOS
13 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) Release Management
2 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (39.71%) DevOps
4 25 (36.76%) Software Delivery
5 14 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (8.82%) ITIL
7 4 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.47%) Performance Engineering
10 1 (1.47%) Server Monitoring
10 1 (1.47%) Patch Management
10 1 (1.47%) Server Building
10 1 (1.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.47%) Business Continuity Planning
10 1 (1.47%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.47%) Performance Testing
10 1 (1.47%) Load Testing
10 1 (1.47%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.47%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) Perl
1 32 (47.06%) PowerShell
1 32 (47.06%) Bash Shell
2 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.41%) SQL
4 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.47%) Python
4 1 (1.47%) PHP
4 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) RHCE
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (48.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (38.24%) Active Directory
3 14 (20.59%) vSphere
3 14 (20.59%) KVM
4 11 (16.18%) Xen
4 11 (16.18%) XenServer
5 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.47%) NFS
7 1 (1.47%) Samba
7 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (51.47%) Puppet
2 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.47%) Salt
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (72.06%) VMware
2 38 (55.88%) Red Hat
3 35 (51.47%) Cisco
4 18 (26.47%) Citrix
5 15 (22.06%) Oracle
6 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.41%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.47%) HP
8 1 (1.47%) IBM
8 1 (1.47%) Sage
8 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.47%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 10 hours ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Bluetownonline Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago