The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 179 199 138
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 70 62 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.05% 0.87% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.90% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68 40 49
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +1.31%
Systems Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6403 6888 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.98% 96.31% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5256 5434 3949
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Yorkshire region.

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
West Yorkshire +4 29 £40,000 +5.26% 10
South Yorkshire +21 25 £32,500 +8.33% 1
North Yorkshire 0 13 £32,500 -7.14% 1
East Yorkshire +6 2 £32,500 +1.56%
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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 97 (79.51%) Linux
2 61 (50.00%) Windows
2 61 (50.00%) Perl
2 61 (50.00%) VMware
3 60 (49.18%) Bash Shell
4 50 (40.98%) PowerShell
5 47 (38.52%) DevOps
6 44 (36.07%) Cisco
7 43 (35.25%) Active Directory
7 43 (35.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 42 (34.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (34.43%) Red Hat
9 39 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (28.69%) Puppet
11 35 (28.69%) Release Management
12 33 (27.05%) UNIX
13 32 (26.23%) Cisco IOS
14 31 (25.41%) Firewall
14 31 (25.41%) MySQL
14 31 (25.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 30 (24.59%) SQL Server
16 26 (21.31%) Software Delivery
17 24 (19.67%) Git (software)
17 24 (19.67%) Python
18 22 (18.03%) Apache
18 22 (18.03%) Java
18 22 (18.03%) vSphere
19 20 (16.39%) Oracle
19 20 (16.39%) Solaris

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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 22 (18.03%) Apache
2 16 (13.11%) nginx
3 12 (9.84%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.84%) OpenStack
4 10 (8.20%) WebLogic
4 10 (8.20%) JBoss
5 8 (6.56%) MS Exchange
6 6 (4.92%) IIS
7 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Agresso
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.82%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.64%) Office 365
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 32 (26.23%) Cisco IOS
2 31 (25.41%) Firewall
3 20 (16.39%) DNS
3 20 (16.39%) TCP/IP
4 19 (15.57%) SAN
5 17 (13.93%) VPN
5 17 (13.93%) Network Security
6 15 (12.30%) VLAN
6 15 (12.30%) LDAP
7 14 (11.48%) NAS
8 12 (9.84%) LAN
8 12 (9.84%) WAN
8 12 (9.84%) HTTP
9 9 (7.38%) OpenLDAP
10 7 (5.74%) DHCP
11 4 (3.28%) VoIP
12 3 (2.46%) Kerberos
12 3 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (2.46%) IPv4
13 2 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.41%) MySQL
2 30 (24.59%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (2.46%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (19.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.02%) Subversion
3 10 (8.20%) Jenkins
4 9 (7.38%) TeamCity
4 9 (7.38%) Hudson
5 1 (0.82%) Ant
5 1 (0.82%) JMeter
5 1 (0.82%) Maven
5 1 (0.82%) JIRA
5 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (7.38%) Games
2 5 (4.10%) Finance
3 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (0.82%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.57%) .NET
2 4 (3.28%) Web Services
2 4 (3.28%) LAMP
3 1 (0.82%) Memcached
3 1 (0.82%) REST
3 1 (0.82%) J2EE
3 1 (0.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.92%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.28%) CMDB
4 3 (2.46%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.46%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.64%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 97 (79.51%) Linux
2 61 (50.00%) Windows
3 42 (34.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (27.05%) UNIX
5 31 (25.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (16.39%) Solaris
6 20 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (12.30%) Debian
8 14 (11.48%) AIX
8 14 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (9.84%) HPUX
10 9 (7.38%) CentOS
11 2 (1.64%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.64%) Android
12 1 (0.82%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.82%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.52%) DevOps
2 39 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (28.69%) Release Management
4 26 (21.31%) Software Delivery
5 14 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (11.48%) ITIL
6 10 (8.20%) Configuration Management
7 9 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (4.10%) Open Source
8 5 (4.10%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.28%) Integration Testing
10 3 (2.46%) Waterfall
10 3 (2.46%) Workflow
11 2 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (1.64%) Performance Management
11 2 (1.64%) Data Protection
11 2 (1.64%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (1.64%) Server Building
12 1 (0.82%) Patch Management
12 1 (0.82%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (50.00%) Perl
2 60 (49.18%) Bash Shell
3 50 (40.98%) PowerShell
4 24 (19.67%) Python
5 22 (18.03%) Java
6 10 (8.20%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.92%) SQL
8 5 (4.10%) PHP
9 2 (1.64%) Ruby
10 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.46%) RHCE
1 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (1.64%) MCSE
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (35.25%) Active Directory
1 43 (35.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (18.03%) vSphere
3 16 (13.11%) KVM
4 13 (10.66%) Xen
5 12 (9.84%) XenServer
6 10 (8.20%) qmail
7 5 (4.10%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.64%) NFS
8 2 (1.64%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.64%) Gluster
8 2 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.82%) Samba
9 1 (0.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (28.69%) Puppet
2 14 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (8.20%) Nagios
4 9 (7.38%) Pingdom
5 5 (4.10%) Oracle ZFS
5 5 (4.10%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.64%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.82%) logstash
8 1 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.82%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.82%) Kibana
Vendors
1 61 (50.00%) VMware
2 44 (36.07%) Cisco
3 42 (34.43%) Red Hat
4 20 (16.39%) Oracle
5 19 (15.57%) Citrix
6 16 (13.11%) Microsoft
7 9 (7.38%) New Relic
8 4 (3.28%) NetApp
9 3 (2.46%) Symantec
9 3 (2.46%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.64%) Veeam
10 2 (1.64%) IBM
11 1 (0.82%) HP
11 1 (0.82%) Sage
11 1 (0.82%) FalconStor
11 1 (0.82%) F5
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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Searchability
Posted: 2 days ago
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Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + £6K Out of Hours Support
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life
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