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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 160 144 104
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 55 52 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.09% 1.24% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.29% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 44 24 58
Average salary £30,000 £30,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.82% -13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £19,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
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
4913 4025 3759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.09% 95.76% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3939 3217 3159
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -14 35 £30,000 +4.34% 3
Bradford -5 11 £32,500 +75.67%
Wakefield -13 5 £25,000 -18.03%
Halifax -6 1 £40,000 +3.89%
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Dewsbury - 1 £28,000 -
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 74 (80.43%) Linux
2 57 (61.96%) UNIX
3 48 (52.17%) Shell Script
4 43 (46.74%) Red Hat
5 38 (41.30%) SAN
6 34 (36.96%) Solaris
7 33 (35.87%) Perl
8 31 (33.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (31.52%) Oracle
10 25 (27.17%) VMware
11 23 (25.00%) Apache
12 22 (23.91%) HP
12 22 (23.91%) Bash Shell
13 21 (22.83%) DNS
14 20 (21.74%) HPUX
14 20 (21.74%) ITIL
15 19 (20.65%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (19.57%) Puppet
16 18 (19.57%) MySQL
17 17 (18.48%) TCP/IP
17 17 (18.48%) Disaster Recovery
17 17 (18.48%) Business Continuity
17 17 (18.48%) Performance Tuning
18 16 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
18 16 (17.39%) Firewall
18 16 (17.39%) Windows
19 15 (16.30%) NetBackup
19 15 (16.30%) Samba
19 15 (16.30%) Load Balancing
19 15 (16.30%) CentOS

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 23 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.26%) JBoss
4 2 (2.17%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.09%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.09%) Smallworld
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (41.30%) SAN
2 21 (22.83%) DNS
3 17 (18.48%) TCP/IP
4 16 (17.39%) Firewall
5 5 (5.43%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (5.43%) NAS
6 2 (2.17%) Internet
7 1 (1.09%) MPLS
7 1 (1.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) MySQL
2 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.26%) Ingres
5 2 (2.17%) MS Access
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.17%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.17%) Big Data
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.09%) QlikView
6 1 (1.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) JIRA
2 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (5.43%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Banking
2 2 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) LAMP
2 5 (5.43%) HTML
3 4 (4.35%) CSS
4 3 (3.26%) XML
5 1 (1.09%) jQuery
5 1 (1.09%) Web Services
5 1 (1.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) HP StorageWorks
2 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) Replication
4 1 (1.09%) Tandem
4 1 (1.09%) CMDB
4 1 (1.09%) Open Source
4 1 (1.09%) Social Media
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.09%) EPoS
4 1 (1.09%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 74 (80.43%) Linux
2 57 (61.96%) UNIX
3 34 (36.96%) Solaris
4 31 (33.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (21.74%) HPUX
6 16 (17.39%) Windows
7 15 (16.30%) CentOS
8 13 (14.13%) Debian
9 9 (9.78%) AIX
9 9 (9.78%) SUSE
10 8 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (1.09%) Windows Phone
13 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.74%) ITIL
2 17 (18.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (18.48%) Business Continuity
2 17 (18.48%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
4 15 (16.30%) Load Balancing
5 12 (13.04%) Service Management
6 11 (11.96%) DevOps
7 7 (7.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.52%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.52%) Release Management
9 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.43%) Project Management
10 4 (4.35%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (3.26%) SSADM
11 3 (3.26%) RUP
11 3 (3.26%) CRM
11 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2
11 3 (3.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 48 (52.17%) Shell Script
2 33 (35.87%) Perl
3 22 (23.91%) Bash Shell
4 15 (16.30%) PowerShell
5 8 (8.70%) PHP
6 7 (7.61%) SQL
7 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.17%) C
7 2 (2.17%) Java
7 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.17%) VBA
8 1 (1.09%) PHP5
8 1 (1.09%) C#
8 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.09%) MCITP
2 1 (1.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.09%) MCSE
2 1 (1.09%) CCA
2 1 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (20.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (16.30%) Samba
3 10 (10.87%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (4.35%) NFS
6 3 (3.26%) vSphere
7 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.17%) Sendmail
7 2 (2.17%) XenApp
8 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.09%) Docker
8 1 (1.09%) LXC
Systems Management
1 18 (19.57%) Puppet
2 15 (16.30%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.26%) Salt
4 1 (1.09%) SCCM
4 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 43 (46.74%) Red Hat
2 29 (31.52%) Oracle
3 25 (27.17%) VMware
4 22 (23.91%) HP
5 13 (14.13%) Cisco
5 13 (14.13%) NetApp
6 10 (10.87%) Veritas
7 9 (9.78%) 3PAR
8 7 (7.61%) Citrix
9 6 (6.52%) Microsoft
10 4 (4.35%) Symantec
10 4 (4.35%) IBM
11 3 (3.26%) EMC
12 2 (2.17%) Zend
12 2 (2.17%) CommVault
12 2 (2.17%) Percona
13 1 (1.09%) ESRI
13 1 (1.09%) Avaya
13 1 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago