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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 190 182 135
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 61 72 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.88% 1.02% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.06% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 56 51 51
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +7.63%
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
6668 6815 5003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.64% 96.43% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5477 5405 3916
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,733
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +7 35 £37,000 -2.63% 8
South Yorkshire +14 18 £35,000 - 4
North Yorkshire -14 5 £40,000 +14.28% 2
East Yorkshire +1 2 £30,000 -6.25% 2
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 101 (78.91%) Linux
2 65 (50.78%) VMware
3 61 (47.66%) Bash Shell
4 60 (46.88%) Perl
5 59 (46.09%) Windows
6 55 (42.97%) PowerShell
7 53 (41.41%) Cisco
8 51 (39.84%) Red Hat
8 51 (39.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 51 (39.84%) Puppet
9 49 (38.28%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (32.03%) Cisco IOS
10 41 (32.03%) Release Management
11 40 (31.25%) DevOps
11 40 (31.25%) Active Directory
12 38 (29.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 37 (28.91%) UNIX
14 36 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
16 26 (20.31%) Git (software)
16 26 (20.31%) Software Delivery
17 25 (19.53%) Citrix
18 24 (18.75%) SQL Server
18 24 (18.75%) MySQL
19 22 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003
20 21 (16.41%) Solaris
21 20 (15.63%) Firewall
22 19 (14.84%) Oracle
22 19 (14.84%) TCP/IP
22 19 (14.84%) DNS

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (14.06%) Apache
2 13 (10.16%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.38%) nginx
4 7 (5.47%) OpenStack
4 7 (5.47%) WebLogic
4 7 (5.47%) IIS
4 7 (5.47%) JBoss
5 4 (3.13%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Agresso
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 41 (32.03%) Cisco IOS
2 20 (15.63%) Firewall
3 19 (14.84%) DNS
3 19 (14.84%) TCP/IP
4 15 (11.72%) SAN
5 13 (10.16%) Network Security
6 10 (7.81%) VPN
6 10 (7.81%) LDAP
6 10 (7.81%) NAS
7 9 (7.03%) HTTP
8 7 (5.47%) LAN
8 7 (5.47%) WAN
8 7 (5.47%) VLAN
9 6 (4.69%) OpenLDAP
10 5 (3.91%) SSL
11 4 (3.13%) DHCP
12 3 (2.34%) Kerberos
13 2 (1.56%) VoIP
14 1 (0.78%) SNMP
14 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.75%) MySQL
1 24 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.34%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.78%) Ingres
5 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (20.31%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.25%) Subversion
3 7 (5.47%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.69%) TeamCity
4 6 (4.69%) Hudson
5 1 (0.78%) Maven
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
5 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (4.69%) Finance
1 6 (4.69%) Games
1 6 (4.69%) Retail
2 4 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (0.78%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.72%) .NET
2 9 (7.03%) Web Services
3 5 (3.91%) LAMP
4 1 (0.78%) Memcached
4 1 (0.78%) REST
4 1 (0.78%) XML
4 1 (0.78%) J2EE
4 1 (0.78%) CSS
4 1 (0.78%) SOAP
4 1 (0.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (38.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.69%) CMDB
3 4 (3.13%) Clustering
3 4 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (2.34%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.56%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) PKI
6 1 (0.78%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 101 (78.91%) Linux
2 59 (46.09%) Windows
3 51 (39.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 37 (28.91%) UNIX
5 30 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (16.41%) Solaris
8 13 (10.16%) Debian
9 11 (8.59%) AIX
10 8 (6.25%) HPUX
10 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (4.69%) CentOS
12 3 (2.34%) SUSE
13 2 (1.56%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.78%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.03%) Release Management
2 40 (31.25%) DevOps
3 36 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (20.31%) Software Delivery
5 19 (14.84%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (10.94%) ITIL
7 7 (5.47%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.69%) Problem Management
8 6 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.13%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.13%) Integration Testing
10 4 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (2.34%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.34%) Load Balancing
11 3 (2.34%) Performance Management
11 3 (2.34%) Migration
11 3 (2.34%) Business Continuity
12 2 (1.56%) Project Management
12 2 (1.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 61 (47.66%) Bash Shell
2 60 (46.88%) Perl
3 55 (42.97%) PowerShell
4 17 (13.28%) Java
4 17 (13.28%) Python
4 17 (13.28%) Shell Script
5 9 (7.03%) PHP
6 5 (3.91%) SQL
7 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.13%) MCSE
4 3 (2.34%) CCA
4 3 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (2.34%) RHCE
4 3 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.34%) MCITP
4 3 (2.34%) MCP
5 1 (0.78%) Degree
5 1 (0.78%) MCTS
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.34%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 38 (29.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (13.28%) vSphere
4 12 (9.38%) Xen
5 11 (8.59%) KVM
6 8 (6.25%) qmail
7 7 (5.47%) XenServer
7 7 (5.47%) NFS
8 3 (2.34%) Samba
8 3 (2.34%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.56%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 51 (39.84%) Puppet
2 15 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (9.38%) Nagios
4 6 (4.69%) Pingdom
4 6 (4.69%) Oracle ZFS
5 5 (3.91%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (2.34%) Salt
8 2 (1.56%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.78%) Cacti
9 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.78%) Kibana
9 1 (0.78%) logstash
Vendors
1 65 (50.78%) VMware
2 53 (41.41%) Cisco
3 51 (39.84%) Red Hat
4 25 (19.53%) Citrix
5 19 (14.84%) Oracle
6 9 (7.03%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.69%) New Relic
8 5 (3.91%) NetApp
9 4 (3.13%) IBM
10 3 (2.34%) Cloudera
11 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.56%) Symantec
12 1 (0.78%) F5
12 1 (0.78%) HP
12 1 (0.78%) Sage
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 13 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
TRG
Salary: 30000-35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Halifax
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 26 days ago