The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 172 194 184
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 60 64 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.08% 0.92% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.94% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 58
Median salary £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
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
5431 6787 6856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 98.14% 97.82% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4572 5569 5452
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +33 46 £38,750 +4.72% 3
South Yorkshire +4 8 £44,000 +31.34% 2
North Yorkshire +25 6 £36,250 -9.37%
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 92 (68.66%) Linux
2 70 (52.24%) Unix
3 61 (45.52%) Firewall
3 61 (45.52%) Red Hat
4 60 (44.78%) Oracle
5 57 (42.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (35.82%) SAN
7 47 (35.07%) Windows
8 45 (33.58%) DNS
9 42 (31.34%) VMware
10 39 (29.10%) Shell Script
11 37 (27.61%) Puppet
12 36 (26.87%) HP
13 32 (23.88%) TCP/IP
13 32 (23.88%) HPUX
14 31 (23.13%) Windows Server
15 30 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
16 29 (21.64%) Opscode Chef
17 28 (20.90%) Finance
17 28 (20.90%) Disaster Recovery
17 28 (20.90%) Data Centre
18 27 (20.15%) Performance Monitoring
18 27 (20.15%) Bash Shell
19 25 (18.66%) DevOps
19 25 (18.66%) Load Balancing
19 25 (18.66%) Service Management
19 25 (18.66%) SQL Server
20 24 (17.91%) Business Continuity
20 24 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
21 23 (17.16%) Active Directory

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (14.93%) Apache
2 10 (7.46%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.22%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.99%) JBoss
4 4 (2.99%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.49%) CloudStack
6 2 (1.49%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.75%) nginx
7 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.75%) IaaS
3 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (45.52%) Firewall
2 48 (35.82%) SAN
3 45 (33.58%) DNS
4 32 (23.88%) TCP/IP
5 16 (11.94%) WAN
6 15 (11.19%) LAN
7 14 (10.45%) NAS
8 11 (8.21%) HTTP
9 10 (7.46%) VLAN
9 10 (7.46%) VPN
10 7 (5.22%) DHCP
10 7 (5.22%) LDAP
10 7 (5.22%) NetScaler
11 4 (2.99%) InfiniBand
11 4 (2.99%) iSCSI
11 4 (2.99%) MPLS
12 3 (2.24%) IPsec
12 3 (2.24%) Network Security
12 3 (2.24%) SSL
12 3 (2.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.66%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.67%) MySQL
3 11 (8.21%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.99%) Big Data
4 4 (2.99%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (2.99%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.24%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.24%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.24%) MS Access
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.99%) Jenkins
1 4 (2.99%) Subversion
2 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.75%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (20.90%) Finance
2 3 (2.24%) Games
2 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.72%) Middleware
2 5 (3.73%) HTML
2 5 (3.73%) JSON
2 5 (3.73%) REST
2 5 (3.73%) SAML
2 5 (3.73%) SOAP
2 5 (3.73%) XML
2 5 (3.73%) XSLT
3 4 (2.99%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (2.99%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.49%) LAMP
5 1 (0.75%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.75%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.75%) Servlets
5 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.90%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.21%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.73%) CMDB
4 4 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.99%) Clustering
5 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (2.24%) HP Storage
5 3 (2.24%) iPad
6 2 (1.49%) SCADA
7 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.75%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.75%) Statistics
7 1 (0.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 92 (68.66%) Linux
2 70 (52.24%) Unix
3 57 (42.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 47 (35.07%) Windows
5 32 (23.88%) HPUX
6 31 (23.13%) Windows Server
7 21 (15.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (11.94%) CentOS
10 15 (11.19%) Solaris
11 13 (9.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (8.96%) AIX
13 9 (6.72%) SUSE
14 8 (5.97%) Ubuntu
15 4 (2.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (2.24%) Debian
16 3 (2.24%) Windows XP
17 2 (1.49%) Windows 10
18 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 27 (20.15%) Performance Monitoring
3 25 (18.66%) DevOps
3 25 (18.66%) Load Balancing
3 25 (18.66%) Service Management
4 24 (17.91%) Business Continuity
4 24 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (14.93%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (12.69%) ITIL
7 12 (8.96%) Server Building
8 8 (5.97%) Configuration Management
8 8 (5.97%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.22%) Server Hardening
10 6 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (3.73%) Data Transformation
11 5 (3.73%) High Availability
11 5 (3.73%) Release Management
12 4 (2.99%) Information Security
13 3 (2.24%) Virtual Environments
14 2 (1.49%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (29.10%) Shell Script
2 27 (20.15%) Bash Shell
3 23 (17.16%) Python
4 22 (16.42%) Java
5 18 (13.43%) Ruby
6 15 (11.19%) SQL
7 12 (8.96%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.97%) Perl
9 5 (3.73%) C#
9 5 (3.73%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (5.97%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.48%) Degree
3 5 (3.73%) HND
4 4 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (2.99%) MCSA
4 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.24%) CCDE
5 3 (2.24%) CCEA
5 3 (2.24%) CCIE
5 3 (2.24%) CCNP
5 3 (2.24%) CCSP
5 3 (2.24%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.24%) MCP
5 3 (2.24%) MCSE
6 1 (0.75%) CCNA
6 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) IBM WebSphere Certification
6 1 (0.75%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 30 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (17.16%) Active Directory
3 18 (13.43%) KVM
4 17 (12.69%) Xen
5 9 (6.72%) Hyper-V
6 8 (5.97%) vSphere
7 7 (5.22%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (2.99%) Docker
8 4 (2.99%) Samba
9 3 (2.24%) GlusterFS
9 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.24%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.49%) NFS
10 2 (1.49%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.49%) XenApp
10 2 (1.49%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.49%) XenServer
11 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 37 (27.61%) Puppet
2 29 (21.64%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (8.96%) Tivoli
4 11 (8.21%) Ansible
4 11 (8.21%) Cobbler
5 10 (7.46%) Nagios
6 8 (5.97%) Oracle ZFS
7 7 (5.22%) Red Hat Satellite
7 7 (5.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 4 (2.99%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (2.99%) Salt
9 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (2.24%) Munin
9 3 (2.24%) OpenNMS
9 3 (2.24%) SCCM
9 3 (2.24%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (45.52%) Red Hat
2 60 (44.78%) Oracle
3 42 (31.34%) VMware
4 36 (26.87%) HP
5 21 (15.67%) Veritas
6 20 (14.93%) 3PAR
6 20 (14.93%) Microsoft
7 15 (11.19%) Citrix
8 12 (8.96%) Cisco
9 5 (3.73%) IBM
9 5 (3.73%) Sun
10 4 (2.99%) Veeam
11 3 (2.24%) arcserve
11 3 (2.24%) F5
11 3 (2.24%) Juniper
11 3 (2.24%) SonicWALL
11 3 (2.24%) Symantec
12 2 (1.49%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.49%) Spiceworks
12 2 (1.49%) WatchGuard
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Methods Professional Services Limited
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago