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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 179 190 196
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 60 66 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.05% 1.00% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.02% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 44 63 48
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
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
5590 6446 7098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 98.07% 97.73% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4627 5309 5603
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +30 41 £37,500 -6.25% 5
South Yorkshire -2 11 £44,000 +27.53% 1
North Yorkshire +13 8 £35,000 -
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 77 (66.38%) Linux
2 54 (46.55%) Firewall
3 53 (45.69%) Unix
4 51 (43.97%) Oracle
5 47 (40.52%) SAN
5 47 (40.52%) Red Hat
6 44 (37.93%) VMware
7 43 (37.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (36.21%) Windows
9 37 (31.90%) Shell Script
10 35 (30.17%) DNS
11 30 (25.86%) Puppet
12 29 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 29 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 28 (24.14%) HPUX
13 28 (24.14%) Windows Server
14 27 (23.28%) Active Directory
14 27 (23.28%) Disaster Recovery
14 27 (23.28%) Finance
15 26 (22.41%) DevOps
16 25 (21.55%) HP
16 25 (21.55%) Python
17 24 (20.69%) TCP/IP
17 24 (20.69%) Data Centre
18 23 (19.83%) Performance Monitoring
18 23 (19.83%) Windows Server 2008
18 23 (19.83%) Microsoft
19 22 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
20 21 (18.10%) Load Balancing
20 21 (18.10%) MySQL

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 19 (16.38%) Apache
2 12 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 11 (9.48%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.59%) JBoss
5 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.59%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.72%) IIS
6 2 (1.72%) nginx
7 1 (0.86%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (46.55%) Firewall
2 47 (40.52%) SAN
3 35 (30.17%) DNS
4 24 (20.69%) TCP/IP
5 17 (14.66%) WAN
6 16 (13.79%) LAN
7 15 (12.93%) NAS
8 11 (9.48%) HTTP
8 11 (9.48%) VPN
9 10 (8.62%) DHCP
10 9 (7.76%) NetScaler
11 7 (6.03%) VLAN
12 6 (5.17%) MPLS
13 5 (4.31%) IPsec
14 4 (3.45%) Network Security
15 3 (2.59%) LDAP
15 3 (2.59%) Remote Desktop
15 3 (2.59%) SMTP
16 2 (1.72%) Internet
16 2 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.10%) MySQL
3 9 (7.76%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.31%) MariaDB
4 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.59%) MS Access
6 2 (1.72%) Big Data
6 2 (1.72%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.86%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (23.28%) Finance
2 3 (2.59%) Games
3 2 (1.72%) Law
4 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) HTML
1 5 (4.31%) JSON
1 5 (4.31%) REST
1 5 (4.31%) SAML
1 5 (4.31%) SOAP
1 5 (4.31%) XML
1 5 (4.31%) XSLT
2 4 (3.45%) Middleware
3 2 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (1.72%) Web Services
4 1 (0.86%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.03%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.31%) Clustering
3 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (1.72%) HP Storage
4 2 (1.72%) SCADA
5 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.86%) CESG
5 1 (0.86%) CMDB
5 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.86%) iPad
5 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.86%) NHS
5 1 (0.86%) PlayStation
5 1 (0.86%) Statistics
5 1 (0.86%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 77 (66.38%) Linux
2 53 (45.69%) Unix
3 43 (37.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 42 (36.21%) Windows
5 28 (24.14%) HPUX
5 28 (24.14%) Windows Server
6 23 (19.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (9.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (6.90%) Ubuntu
10 7 (6.03%) AIX
10 7 (6.03%) CentOS
11 6 (5.17%) Solaris
12 3 (2.59%) SUSE
12 3 (2.59%) Windows 10
12 3 (2.59%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.86%) Debian
13 1 (0.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (22.41%) DevOps
3 23 (19.83%) Performance Monitoring
4 22 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (18.10%) Load Balancing
6 20 (17.24%) Business Continuity
7 19 (16.38%) Service Management
8 16 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (12.07%) ITIL
10 13 (11.21%) Server Building
11 10 (8.62%) Configuration Management
12 9 (7.76%) Server Hardening
13 8 (6.90%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (4.31%) Data Transformation
14 5 (4.31%) Release Management
14 5 (4.31%) Virtual Environments
15 3 (2.59%) Information Security
15 3 (2.59%) Migration
15 3 (2.59%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.90%) Shell Script
2 25 (21.55%) Python
3 19 (16.38%) Bash Shell
4 18 (15.52%) Ruby
5 17 (14.66%) Java
5 17 (14.66%) SQL
6 16 (13.79%) PowerShell
7 11 (9.48%) Perl
8 5 (4.31%) C#
8 5 (4.31%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (4.31%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) HND
2 4 (3.45%) MCSA
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.59%) CCEA
3 3 (2.59%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (2.59%) MCP
3 3 (2.59%) MCSE
3 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.86%) CCDE
5 1 (0.86%) CCIE
5 1 (0.86%) CCNA
5 1 (0.86%) CCNP
5 1 (0.86%) CCSP
5 1 (0.86%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 1 (0.86%) MCITP
5 1 (0.86%) MCTS
5 1 (0.86%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.86%) QA
1 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (23.28%) Active Directory
3 16 (13.79%) KVM
4 15 (12.93%) Xen
5 11 (9.48%) Hyper-V
6 9 (7.76%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (4.31%) GlusterFS
7 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (3.45%) Samba
8 4 (3.45%) vSphere
9 3 (2.59%) Docker
9 3 (2.59%) Terminal Server
9 3 (2.59%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.72%) NFS
10 2 (1.72%) XenApp
10 2 (1.72%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.86%) vCloud
11 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.86%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (25.86%) Puppet
2 20 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (11.21%) Tivoli
4 12 (10.34%) Ansible
4 12 (10.34%) Cobbler
5 10 (8.62%) Nagios
6 9 (7.76%) Red Hat Satellite
6 9 (7.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 5 (4.31%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (4.31%) SCCM
8 4 (3.45%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (1.72%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.72%) Salt
10 1 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.86%) Munin
10 1 (0.86%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.86%) OpenNMS
10 1 (0.86%) WSUS
10 1 (0.86%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 51 (43.97%) Oracle
2 47 (40.52%) Red Hat
3 44 (37.93%) VMware
4 25 (21.55%) HP
5 23 (19.83%) Microsoft
6 19 (16.38%) Veritas
7 17 (14.66%) 3PAR
7 17 (14.66%) Citrix
8 11 (9.48%) Cisco
9 5 (4.31%) arcserve
10 4 (3.45%) Veeam
11 3 (2.59%) SonicWALL
11 3 (2.59%) Spiceworks
11 3 (2.59%) WatchGuard
12 2 (1.72%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.72%) IBM
12 2 (1.72%) Sun
12 2 (1.72%) Symantec
13 1 (0.86%) Intel Security
13 1 (0.86%) Juniper
Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: On-Call
Posted: 3 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + On-Call Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Package + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Home Working, Flexi-time, 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension scheme, 20 days' holidays
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD and Broadband)
Posted: 24 days ago