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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 153 183 118
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 37 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.84% 0.75% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.77% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 52
Average salary £32,739 £38,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +21.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
4263 4781 3424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.84% 96.96% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3412 3915 2733
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +22 35 £32,600 -18.50% 4
Huddersfield - 1 £35,000 - 1
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 72 (79.12%) Linux
2 51 (56.04%) VMware
2 51 (56.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 50 (54.95%) Red Hat
4 45 (49.45%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (48.35%) Puppet
6 43 (47.25%) Cisco
7 39 (42.86%) Bash Shell
8 38 (41.76%) Perl
9 37 (40.66%) PowerShell
10 34 (37.36%) Cisco IOS
10 34 (37.36%) Release Management
10 34 (37.36%) UNIX
11 33 (36.26%) Windows
12 26 (28.57%) DevOps
13 25 (27.47%) Active Directory
14 23 (25.27%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (24.18%) Citrix
16 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (19.78%) Git (software)
17 18 (19.78%) Continuous Delivery
17 18 (19.78%) Software Delivery
18 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2008
19 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2003
20 14 (15.38%) Shell Script
21 13 (14.29%) SAN
21 13 (14.29%) PHP
21 13 (14.29%) MySQL
22 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
22 11 (12.09%) Solaris

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 10 (10.99%) Apache
2 8 (8.79%) IIS
2 8 (8.79%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.40%) nginx
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.10%) Moodle
6 1 (1.10%) CMS
6 1 (1.10%) WordPress
6 1 (1.10%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.10%) Drupal
6 1 (1.10%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 4 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.40%) Amazon S3
1 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (37.36%) Cisco IOS
2 13 (14.29%) SAN
3 11 (12.09%) TCP/IP
4 10 (10.99%) DNS
4 10 (10.99%) Firewall
5 4 (4.40%) SSL
5 4 (4.40%) Network Security
6 3 (3.30%) VoIP
7 1 (1.10%) NAS
7 1 (1.10%) LDAP
7 1 (1.10%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) MySQL
2 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.10%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 18 (19.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.30%) Retail
1 3 (3.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Legal
2 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) LAMP
2 4 (4.40%) Web Services
2 4 (4.40%) XML
3 1 (1.10%) HTML
3 1 (1.10%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (49.45%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.99%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.40%) Clustering
3 4 (4.40%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) CMDB
4 3 (3.30%) NHS
5 2 (2.20%) Replication
6 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 72 (79.12%) Linux
2 51 (56.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (37.36%) UNIX
4 33 (36.26%) Windows
5 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (12.09%) Solaris
8 8 (8.79%) AIX
9 7 (7.69%) Debian
10 6 (6.59%) SUSE
10 6 (6.59%) CentOS
11 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.10%) FreeBSD
12 1 (1.10%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.36%) Release Management
2 26 (28.57%) DevOps
3 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (19.78%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (19.78%) Software Delivery
5 9 (9.89%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (9.89%) Problem Management
6 8 (8.79%) ITIL
6 8 (8.79%) Performance Management
7 7 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.59%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.40%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.30%) ITSM
11 2 (2.20%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.20%) Migration
11 2 (2.20%) Capacity Management
11 2 (2.20%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.20%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (2.20%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 39 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 38 (41.76%) Perl
3 37 (40.66%) PowerShell
4 14 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 13 (14.29%) PHP
6 3 (3.30%) C#
6 3 (3.30%) SQL
6 3 (3.30%) VB
7 2 (2.20%) Python
8 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.59%) CCA
2 6 (6.59%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (6.59%) MCSE
2 6 (6.59%) MCP
2 6 (6.59%) MCITP
3 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) MCTS
4 1 (1.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (27.47%) Active Directory
2 23 (25.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.89%) vSphere
4 6 (6.59%) NFS
4 6 (6.59%) Xen
5 3 (3.30%) Samba
6 2 (2.20%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.10%) KVM
7 1 (1.10%) qmail
7 1 (1.10%) XenServer
7 1 (1.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 44 (48.35%) Puppet
2 9 (9.89%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.59%) Salt
4 5 (5.49%) Nagios
5 2 (2.20%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.20%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.10%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.10%) Cacti
6 1 (1.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 51 (56.04%) VMware
2 50 (54.95%) Red Hat
3 43 (47.25%) Cisco
4 22 (24.18%) Citrix
5 9 (9.89%) IBM
6 8 (8.79%) Oracle
7 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.40%) HP
9 3 (3.30%) NetApp
10 1 (1.10%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.10%) Veritas
10 1 (1.10%) Symantec
10 1 (1.10%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago