The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 174 123 99
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 77 86 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.11% 1.62% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.71% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 56 57 91
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6669 5015 5253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.39% 94.60% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5296 3931 4295
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Administrator
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -52 41 £38,000 +21.60% 3
North Yorkshire -5 20 £35,000 -17.64% 2
East Yorkshire +1 8 £32,000 +2.40%
South Yorkshire -8 7 £35,000 +9.37% 2
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 124 (82.67%) Linux
2 82 (54.67%) UNIX
3 58 (38.67%) Red Hat
4 53 (35.33%) Apache
5 51 (34.00%) Shell Script
6 49 (32.67%) Windows
7 46 (30.67%) MySQL
8 44 (29.33%) Perl
9 36 (24.00%) VMware
10 35 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (20.67%) Solaris
12 30 (20.00%) Oracle
12 30 (20.00%) SAN
13 28 (18.67%) TCP/IP
13 28 (18.67%) Firewall
14 27 (18.00%) HP
14 27 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
15 26 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (17.33%) Configuration Management
16 25 (16.67%) JBoss
16 25 (16.67%) Bash Shell
16 25 (16.67%) Puppet
17 23 (15.33%) DNS
18 22 (14.67%) Performance Tuning
19 21 (14.00%) Relational Database
19 21 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
19 21 (14.00%) RDBMS
19 21 (14.00%) Tomcat
19 21 (14.00%) Java
20 19 (12.67%) Web Services

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 53 (35.33%) Apache
2 21 (14.00%) Tomcat
3 15 (10.00%) IIS
4 14 (9.33%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.33%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.33%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.33%) Jetty
7 2 (1.33%) Resin
7 2 (1.33%) Liferay
8 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.67%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.67%) Smallworld
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.67%) nginx
8 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.33%) MS Office
3 3 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.67%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.00%) SAN
2 28 (18.67%) TCP/IP
2 28 (18.67%) Firewall
3 23 (15.33%) DNS
4 12 (8.00%) VPN
4 12 (8.00%) HTTP
5 9 (6.00%) LDAP
5 9 (6.00%) VLAN
5 9 (6.00%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (4.00%) Internet
7 4 (2.67%) NAS
7 4 (2.67%) SSL
7 4 (2.67%) DHCP
7 4 (2.67%) FTP
8 3 (2.00%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.33%) SSH
9 2 (1.33%) LAN
10 1 (0.67%) Network Security
10 1 (0.67%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (30.67%) MySQL
2 21 (14.00%) Relational Database
2 21 (14.00%) RDBMS
3 17 (11.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.00%) Ingres
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) QlikView
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.67%) Redis
6 1 (0.67%) HBase
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (6.00%) Subversion
1 9 (6.00%) TeamCity
1 9 (6.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (6.00%) Hudson
2 1 (0.67%) Maven
2 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (11.33%) Retail
1 17 (11.33%) Marketing
2 8 (5.33%) Finance
3 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.67%) Games
4 1 (0.67%) Publishing
4 1 (0.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.67%) Web Services
2 14 (9.33%) .NET
3 8 (5.33%) LAMP
4 6 (4.00%) J2EE
5 5 (3.33%) Middleware
6 2 (1.33%) Java EE
6 2 (1.33%) XML
7 1 (0.67%) HTML
7 1 (0.67%) SOAP
7 1 (0.67%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.67%) WSGI
7 1 (0.67%) REST
7 1 (0.67%) MapReduce
7 1 (0.67%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.67%) HP StorageWorks
2 5 (3.33%) Open Source
3 4 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.00%) Clustering
4 3 (2.00%) Firmware
5 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.67%) Replication
6 1 (0.67%) BBC
6 1 (0.67%) GIS
6 1 (0.67%) EPoS
6 1 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 124 (82.67%) Linux
2 82 (54.67%) UNIX
3 49 (32.67%) Windows
4 35 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (20.67%) Solaris
6 19 (12.67%) CentOS
7 18 (12.00%) Debian
8 16 (10.67%) HPUX
9 9 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (2.67%) SUSE
12 4 (2.67%) AIX
13 3 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (2.00%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.33%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.33%) Configuration Management
2 22 (14.67%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 18 (12.00%) ITIL
4 15 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 13 (8.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (8.67%) Load Balancing
6 12 (8.00%) Business Continuity
7 11 (7.33%) DevOps
8 10 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.00%) Service Management
10 5 (3.33%) Migration
10 5 (3.33%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.00%) Performance Management
12 2 (1.33%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (1.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (34.00%) Shell Script
2 44 (29.33%) Perl
3 25 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 21 (14.00%) Java
5 15 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 14 (9.33%) Python
7 11 (7.33%) C
8 9 (6.00%) PHP
9 5 (3.33%) SQL
10 1 (0.67%) VBScript
10 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.67%) C#
10 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (2.00%) CCNA
1 3 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.33%) MCSE
2 2 (1.33%) MCP
3 1 (0.67%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.67%) CCNP
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.67%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (0.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.00%) SLA
2 2 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (11.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.00%) Xen
3 9 (6.00%) qmail
4 8 (5.33%) Sendmail
4 8 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (5.33%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.67%) Samba
5 7 (4.67%) vSphere
6 3 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (2.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.33%) vCloud
8 1 (0.67%) NFS
8 1 (0.67%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (16.67%) Puppet
3 18 (12.00%) Nagios
4 8 (5.33%) Cacti
5 7 (4.67%) Pingdom
6 5 (3.33%) Opsview
7 4 (2.67%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.33%) Foglight
9 1 (0.67%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.67%) MOM
9 1 (0.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 58 (38.67%) Red Hat
2 36 (24.00%) VMware
3 30 (20.00%) Oracle
4 27 (18.00%) HP
5 25 (16.67%) JBoss
6 17 (11.33%) Cisco
7 11 (7.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (5.33%) Zend
8 8 (5.33%) CommVault
9 7 (4.67%) New Relic
10 6 (4.00%) 3PAR
11 5 (3.33%) EMC
12 4 (2.67%) Juniper
12 4 (2.67%) NetApp
12 4 (2.67%) Veritas
13 3 (2.00%) CA
13 3 (2.00%) Brocade
14 2 (1.33%) F5
14 2 (1.33%) Rackspace
15 1 (0.67%) Avaya
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +20% bonus + 3k on call allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago