The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 172 110 131
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 41 75 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.79% 1.90% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.98% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29 65 17
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4973 3793 3593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.84% 96.05% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4047 3045 3040
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
Leeds -15 38 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Wakefield +9 1 £24,000 -25.00%
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 69 (85.19%) Linux
2 61 (75.31%) UNIX
3 47 (58.02%) VMware
4 40 (49.38%) Apache
5 39 (48.15%) Red Hat
6 35 (43.21%) MySQL
7 32 (39.51%) Shell Script
8 30 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (35.80%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (35.80%) Perl
9 29 (35.80%) Windows
9 29 (35.80%) SAN
10 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (30.86%) E-Commerce
11 24 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (28.40%) RDBMS
12 23 (28.40%) Relational Database
13 21 (25.93%) Problem Management
13 21 (25.93%) VMware ESX
13 21 (25.93%) EMC
13 21 (25.93%) VMware ESXi
13 21 (25.93%) vSphere
14 19 (23.46%) PHP
15 18 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
16 17 (20.99%) Configuration Management
16 17 (20.99%) HP
17 15 (18.52%) CommVault
18 14 (17.28%) Solaris
18 14 (17.28%) C
18 14 (17.28%) Zend

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 40 (49.38%) Apache
2 4 (4.94%) nginx
3 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.47%) IIS
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) Node.js
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (35.80%) SAN
2 6 (7.41%) DNS
3 4 (4.94%) Firewall
4 3 (3.70%) NAS
4 3 (3.70%) FTP
4 3 (3.70%) Intranet
5 2 (2.47%) LDAP
5 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.23%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.23%) IMAP
6 1 (1.23%) SSH
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.23%) VPN
6 1 (1.23%) LAN
6 1 (1.23%) WAN
6 1 (1.23%) SMTP
6 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (43.21%) MySQL
2 23 (28.40%) RDBMS
2 23 (28.40%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.70%) Ingres
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.23%) HBase
5 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.23%) Redis
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.23%) Subversion
1 1 (1.23%) Maven
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.70%) Back Office
1 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.47%) Banking
2 2 (2.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Games
3 1 (1.23%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) LAMP
2 4 (4.94%) HTML
2 4 (4.94%) .NET
3 3 (3.70%) EDI
4 1 (1.23%) REST
4 1 (1.23%) MapReduce
4 1 (1.23%) JSON
4 1 (1.23%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.23%) CSS
4 1 (1.23%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) Replication
1 3 (3.70%) iSeries
2 2 (2.47%) Derivative
2 2 (2.47%) Open Source
3 1 (1.23%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (1.23%) BBC
3 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 69 (85.19%) Linux
2 61 (75.31%) UNIX
3 30 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (35.80%) Windows
5 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (17.28%) Solaris
8 9 (11.11%) Debian
9 7 (8.64%) CentOS
9 7 (8.64%) AIX
10 4 (4.94%) SUSE
11 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
12 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
13 1 (1.23%) SELinux
13 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (1.23%) OS/400
13 1 (1.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) E-Commerce
2 21 (25.93%) Problem Management
3 18 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 17 (20.99%) Configuration Management
5 11 (13.58%) ITIL
6 3 (3.70%) E-business
7 2 (2.47%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.47%) Migration
7 2 (2.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.47%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.23%) Change Control
8 1 (1.23%) Information Architecture
8 1 (1.23%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.23%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.23%) Change Management
8 1 (1.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.23%) Service Management
8 1 (1.23%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.23%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.23%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.51%) Shell Script
2 29 (35.80%) Perl
3 19 (23.46%) PHP
4 14 (17.28%) C
5 10 (12.35%) SQL
6 7 (8.64%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.17%) Java
8 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.70%) Ruby
10 2 (2.47%) Python
11 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.23%) C#
11 1 (1.23%) C++
11 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.23%) VB
11 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) MCP
1 2 (2.47%) CCNA
1 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.23%) RHCE
2 1 (1.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (35.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (25.93%) VMware ESX
2 21 (25.93%) VMware ESXi
2 21 (25.93%) vSphere
3 14 (17.28%) Sendmail
4 7 (8.64%) Samba
5 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.47%) Squid
6 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.94%) NetBackup
2 4 (4.94%) Puppet
3 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 47 (58.02%) VMware
2 39 (48.15%) Red Hat
3 21 (25.93%) EMC
4 17 (20.99%) HP
5 15 (18.52%) CommVault
6 14 (17.28%) Zend
7 9 (11.11%) Oracle
8 4 (4.94%) NetApp
8 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.70%) Cisco
10 2 (2.47%) Veritas
10 2 (2.47%) Sun
10 2 (2.47%) Symantec
11 1 (1.23%) Percona
11 1 (1.23%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Pension and Perks
Posted: 6 days ago