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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 163 165 186
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 45 53 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.05% 1.09% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.12% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 49 25
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
4164 4735 4922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.31% 97.79% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3421 3719 3999
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 1 May 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
Bradford - 22 £40,000 - 3
Leeds -28 12 £40,000 +29.03% 5
Huddersfield +3 3 £20,000 -39.39%
Halifax - 1 £37,500 -
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 58 (81.69%) Linux
2 42 (59.15%) Red Hat
3 41 (57.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (54.93%) Unix
5 32 (45.07%) Oracle
5 32 (45.07%) SAN
6 31 (43.66%) TCP/IP
6 31 (43.66%) DNS
7 29 (40.85%) Shell Script
7 29 (40.85%) Firewall
8 28 (39.44%) HP
9 27 (38.03%) Load Balancing
10 25 (35.21%) HPUX
11 22 (30.99%) Business Continuity
11 22 (30.99%) Performance Tuning
11 22 (30.99%) Performance Monitoring
12 21 (29.58%) VMware
12 21 (29.58%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (29.58%) Windows
13 19 (26.76%) 3PAR
14 18 (25.35%) Veritas
14 18 (25.35%) Service Management
15 17 (23.94%) Finance
16 15 (21.13%) Puppet
16 15 (21.13%) Windows Server
17 14 (19.72%) Solaris
18 13 (18.31%) Cisco
18 13 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (18.31%) High Availability
19 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (8.45%) Apache
2 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.23%) CloudStack
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.23%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.82%) JBoss
4 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.41%) IaaS
4 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (45.07%) SAN
2 31 (43.66%) DNS
2 31 (43.66%) TCP/IP
3 29 (40.85%) Firewall
4 7 (9.86%) DHCP
5 6 (8.45%) BGP
5 6 (8.45%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (8.45%) EIGRP
5 6 (8.45%) MPLS
5 6 (8.45%) OSPF
6 5 (7.04%) NAS
7 3 (4.23%) HTTP
7 3 (4.23%) LAN
7 3 (4.23%) LDAP
7 3 (4.23%) Network Security
7 3 (4.23%) VoIP
7 3 (4.23%) VPN
7 3 (4.23%) WAN
8 1 (1.41%) Internet
8 1 (1.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) MySQL
2 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.23%) Big Data
4 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.23%) MS Access
5 2 (2.82%) Ingres
6 1 (1.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.23%) Subversion
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Back Office
3 1 (1.41%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) LAMP
2 4 (5.63%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (4.23%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Clustering
1 8 (11.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.63%) HP Storage
3 3 (4.23%) iPad
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) CMDB
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (81.69%) Linux
2 41 (57.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 39 (54.93%) Unix
4 25 (35.21%) HPUX
5 21 (29.58%) Windows
6 15 (21.13%) Windows Server
7 14 (19.72%) Solaris
8 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (9.86%) AIX
12 5 (7.04%) SUSE
13 4 (5.63%) Debian
13 4 (5.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (4.23%) CentOS
14 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
15 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) Load Balancing
2 22 (30.99%) Business Continuity
2 22 (30.99%) Performance Monitoring
2 22 (30.99%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (29.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (25.35%) Service Management
5 13 (18.31%) High Availability
6 6 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.45%) DevOps
6 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.04%) ITIL
8 3 (4.23%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.23%) ERP
8 3 (4.23%) Information Security
9 2 (2.82%) BCP
9 2 (2.82%) Coaching
9 2 (2.82%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.82%) OWASP
9 2 (2.82%) Project Management
9 2 (2.82%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.85%) Shell Script
2 8 (11.27%) Bash Shell
3 6 (8.45%) Python
3 6 (8.45%) Ruby
3 6 (8.45%) SQL
4 4 (5.63%) PHP
5 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.82%) Java
7 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) CCDE
1 3 (4.23%) CCIE
1 3 (4.23%) CCNP
1 3 (4.23%) CCSP
1 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.63%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.27%) vSphere
3 7 (9.86%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.86%) KVM
3 7 (9.86%) Xen
4 6 (8.45%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.63%) Docker
6 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.23%) NFS
6 3 (4.23%) Samba
6 3 (4.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) Puppet
2 9 (12.68%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.63%) Ansible
3 4 (5.63%) Nagios
3 4 (5.63%) Salt
4 3 (4.23%) Cobbler
4 3 (4.23%) Munin
4 3 (4.23%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.23%) OpenNMS
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (4.23%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.23%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.41%) Graphite
5 1 (1.41%) OpenNebula
5 1 (1.41%) Opsview
5 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (59.15%) Red Hat
2 32 (45.07%) Oracle
3 28 (39.44%) HP
4 21 (29.58%) VMware
5 19 (26.76%) 3PAR
6 18 (25.35%) Veritas
7 13 (18.31%) Cisco
8 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.63%) IBM
9 4 (5.63%) Sun
10 3 (4.23%) F5
10 3 (4.23%) Juniper
10 3 (4.23%) Symantec
10 3 (4.23%) Veeam
11 2 (2.82%) NetApp
11 2 (2.82%) Sage
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 Per Annum bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago