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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 182 142 101
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 89 86 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.18% 1.53% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.61% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 63 47 110
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,400 £48,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
7277 5350 5642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.56% 95.23% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5820 4261 4657
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
(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 -27 56 £32,000 +6.66% 8
North Yorkshire +3 21 £35,000 -22.22% 4
South Yorkshire -44 9 £30,000 -25.00%
East Yorkshire +3 1 - - 1
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 131 (78.44%) Linux
2 86 (51.50%) UNIX
3 65 (38.92%) Red Hat
4 62 (37.13%) Shell Script
5 44 (26.35%) SAN
5 44 (26.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (26.35%) Puppet
6 43 (25.75%) Solaris
7 39 (23.35%) DNS
7 39 (23.35%) Web Services
8 38 (22.75%) Windows
8 38 (22.75%) Apache
8 38 (22.75%) Amazon AWS
9 37 (22.16%) Perl
10 34 (20.36%) Firewall
10 34 (20.36%) Oracle
11 32 (19.16%) Opscode Chef
12 31 (18.56%) MySQL
12 31 (18.56%) HP
12 31 (18.56%) VMware
13 29 (17.37%) TCP/IP
14 28 (16.77%) HPUX
15 26 (15.57%) Retail
15 26 (15.57%) Bash Shell
15 26 (15.57%) Marketing
16 24 (14.37%) CentOS
16 24 (14.37%) VMware Infrastructure
16 24 (14.37%) Performance Tuning
17 22 (13.17%) Performance Monitoring
18 21 (12.57%) Load Balancing

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 38 (22.75%) Apache
2 11 (6.59%) JBoss
3 9 (5.39%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.59%) nginx
5 5 (2.99%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.40%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.80%) IIS
7 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.20%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.60%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.60%) Smallworld
9 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.60%) Lync
9 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (22.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.79%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.99%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.60%) SaaS
4 1 (0.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (26.35%) SAN
2 39 (23.35%) DNS
3 34 (20.36%) Firewall
4 29 (17.37%) TCP/IP
5 8 (4.79%) Network Security
6 7 (4.19%) NAS
6 7 (4.19%) VPN
6 7 (4.19%) DHCP
7 6 (3.59%) VLAN
7 6 (3.59%) SSL
7 6 (3.59%) Internet
8 5 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (2.99%) HTTP
8 5 (2.99%) SNMP
9 3 (1.80%) SSH
9 3 (1.80%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.80%) PuTTY
10 2 (1.20%) LAN
11 1 (0.60%) LDAP
11 1 (0.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.56%) MySQL
2 13 (7.78%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.19%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.59%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.99%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.20%) Ingres
6 2 (1.20%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.60%) QlikView
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.60%) Big Data
7 1 (0.60%) DB2
7 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.39%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (4.19%) JIRA
4 6 (3.59%) Maven
5 5 (2.99%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.80%) Subversion
7 2 (1.20%) Hudson
8 1 (0.60%) Gradle
8 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (15.57%) Retail
1 26 (15.57%) Marketing
2 9 (5.39%) Finance
3 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (23.35%) Web Services
2 8 (4.79%) LAMP
3 7 (4.19%) J2EE
4 3 (1.80%) SOAP
4 3 (1.80%) REST
5 2 (1.20%) Memcached
5 2 (1.20%) HTML
5 2 (1.20%) .NET
6 1 (0.60%) CSS
6 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.60%) jQuery
6 1 (0.60%) MCollective
6 1 (0.60%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.78%) HP StorageWorks
2 8 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.99%) Telematics
3 5 (2.99%) Open Source
3 5 (2.99%) Smartphone
3 5 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.80%) Clustering
4 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.80%) PKI
5 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.60%) Social Media
6 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.60%) Replication
6 1 (0.60%) EPoS
6 1 (0.60%) GIS
6 1 (0.60%) Tandem
6 1 (0.60%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 131 (78.44%) Linux
2 86 (51.50%) UNIX
3 44 (26.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 43 (25.75%) Solaris
5 38 (22.75%) Windows
6 28 (16.77%) HPUX
7 24 (14.37%) CentOS
8 12 (7.19%) Debian
9 9 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (4.79%) Ubuntu
11 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (3.59%) SUSE
12 6 (3.59%) AIX
13 5 (2.99%) Mac OS
13 5 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (1.80%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (14.37%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (13.17%) Performance Monitoring
3 21 (12.57%) Load Balancing
3 21 (12.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (12.57%) Business Continuity
4 20 (11.98%) ITIL
4 20 (11.98%) DevOps
5 11 (6.59%) E-Commerce
5 11 (6.59%) Service Management
6 9 (5.39%) Service Delivery
6 9 (5.39%) Configuration Management
6 9 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (3.59%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (2.99%) Release Management
9 5 (2.99%) Project Management
9 5 (2.99%) Change Management
10 4 (2.40%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (1.80%) Data Security
11 3 (1.80%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 62 (37.13%) Shell Script
2 37 (22.16%) Perl
3 26 (15.57%) Bash Shell
4 13 (7.78%) PowerShell
4 13 (7.78%) Java
5 8 (4.79%) PHP
6 6 (3.59%) Ruby
7 5 (2.99%) Python
8 3 (1.80%) C
9 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.20%) SQL
10 1 (0.60%) VBScript
10 1 (0.60%) C#
10 1 (0.60%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (3.59%) Degree
2 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.60%) MCITP
3 1 (0.60%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.60%) MCSE
3 1 (0.60%) CCA
3 1 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.39%) SLA
2 3 (1.80%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (14.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.19%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.59%) Samba
4 7 (4.19%) NFS
5 6 (3.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (3.59%) Xen
6 5 (2.99%) KVM
7 4 (2.40%) Sendmail
8 3 (1.80%) XenApp
8 3 (1.80%) Firmware
8 3 (1.80%) vSphere
8 3 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.60%) qmail
10 1 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.60%) Docker
10 1 (0.60%) LXC
Systems Management
1 44 (26.35%) Puppet
2 32 (19.16%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (7.19%) NetBackup
4 8 (4.79%) Nagios
5 7 (4.19%) Ganglia
6 3 (1.80%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 3 (1.80%) Salt
7 2 (1.20%) Kibana
7 2 (1.20%) Opsview
7 2 (1.20%) logstash
7 2 (1.20%) SCCM
7 2 (1.20%) Zenoss
7 2 (1.20%) Cacti
8 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 65 (38.92%) Red Hat
2 34 (20.36%) Oracle
3 31 (18.56%) HP
3 31 (18.56%) VMware
4 19 (11.38%) Cisco
5 11 (6.59%) 3PAR
5 11 (6.59%) NetApp
6 10 (5.99%) Veritas
7 8 (4.79%) Citrix
8 5 (2.99%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.40%) IBM
9 4 (2.40%) EMC
9 4 (2.40%) Symantec
9 4 (2.40%) F5
10 3 (1.80%) Brocade
10 3 (1.80%) Zend
10 3 (1.80%) CA
10 3 (1.80%) CommVault
10 3 (1.80%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.20%) Percona
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Type Agency
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £28000 per annum
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Head Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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