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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 180 181 132
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 67 75 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.95% 1.02% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.06% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 60 56 73
Average salary £33,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £42,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
6869 7092 5580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.31% 96.01% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5496 5637 4409
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
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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 +34 53 £32,500 - 3
North Yorkshire +14 10 £35,000 - 1
East Yorkshire -1 3 - - 1
South Yorkshire -32 1 £33,500 +3.07% 2
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 114 (67.46%) Linux
2 68 (40.24%) UNIX
3 62 (36.69%) Puppet
4 56 (33.14%) Red Hat
5 54 (31.95%) VMware
5 54 (31.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 51 (30.18%) Perl
7 44 (26.04%) Bash Shell
8 40 (23.67%) Amazon AWS
9 37 (21.89%) Solaris
9 37 (21.89%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (20.71%) Windows
10 35 (20.71%) SAN
10 35 (20.71%) Cisco
11 34 (20.12%) TCP/IP
11 34 (20.12%) Web Services
12 32 (18.93%) PowerShell
13 31 (18.34%) Active Directory
14 30 (17.75%) DevOps
15 29 (17.16%) DNS
16 28 (16.57%) Shell Script
17 27 (15.98%) Opscode Chef
17 27 (15.98%) Release Management
18 26 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
19 24 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
20 23 (13.61%) Security Cleared
20 23 (13.61%) AIX
20 23 (13.61%) ITIL
21 22 (13.02%) MySQL
21 22 (13.02%) IBM

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 14 (8.28%) Tomcat
2 13 (7.69%) Apache
3 10 (5.92%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.73%) IIS
5 6 (3.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.96%) nginx
7 3 (1.78%) Jetty
7 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.78%) JBoss
7 3 (1.78%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.59%) Moodle
8 1 (0.59%) WordPress
8 1 (0.59%) Drupal
8 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.59%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Magento
1 1 (0.59%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 40 (23.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.92%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.37%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (20.71%) SAN
2 34 (20.12%) TCP/IP
3 29 (17.16%) DNS
4 26 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
5 15 (8.88%) Firewall
6 13 (7.69%) LDAP
7 9 (5.33%) DHCP
8 7 (4.14%) VPN
9 4 (2.37%) SSL
9 4 (2.37%) Network Security
10 3 (1.78%) Internet
11 1 (0.59%) NAS
11 1 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.02%) MySQL
2 19 (11.24%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (5.33%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.59%) Ingres
7 1 (0.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (8.28%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.37%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.37%) Subversion
2 4 (2.37%) Maven
2 4 (2.37%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (13.02%) Retail
2 17 (10.06%) Marketing
3 5 (2.96%) Finance
4 1 (0.59%) Legal
4 1 (0.59%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.12%) Web Services
2 10 (5.92%) LAMP
3 7 (4.14%) XML
4 4 (2.37%) HTML
4 4 (2.37%) CSS
5 3 (1.78%) J2EE
6 1 (0.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.89%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.69%) LPAR
3 9 (5.33%) CMDB
4 6 (3.55%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.55%) iPhone
4 6 (3.55%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.37%) Clustering
5 4 (2.37%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.78%) Replication
6 3 (1.78%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.78%) NHS
7 1 (0.59%) Open Source
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 114 (67.46%) Linux
2 68 (40.24%) UNIX
3 54 (31.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 37 (21.89%) Solaris
5 35 (20.71%) Windows
6 23 (13.61%) AIX
7 15 (8.88%) CentOS
7 15 (8.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (8.28%) HPUX
9 13 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (6.51%) Debian
11 10 (5.92%) SUSE
12 6 (3.55%) Android
13 4 (2.37%) Windows 7
14 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.59%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.75%) DevOps
2 27 (15.98%) Release Management
3 23 (13.61%) ITIL
4 18 (10.65%) Continuous Delivery
5 16 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (8.28%) Software Delivery
6 14 (8.28%) Change Management
7 12 (7.10%) Integration Testing
8 11 (6.51%) Load Balancing
9 10 (5.92%) Service Management
10 9 (5.33%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (4.73%) Service Delivery
11 8 (4.73%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (4.73%) Problem Management
11 8 (4.73%) Performance Management
12 5 (2.96%) Business Continuity
12 5 (2.96%) Migration
13 4 (2.37%) PRINCE2
13 4 (2.37%) SSADM
13 4 (2.37%) UML
Programming Languages
1 51 (30.18%) Perl
2 44 (26.04%) Bash Shell
3 32 (18.93%) PowerShell
4 28 (16.57%) Shell Script
5 21 (12.43%) PHP
6 11 (6.51%) Python
7 7 (4.14%) SQL
8 5 (2.96%) Ruby
8 5 (2.96%) Java
9 4 (2.37%) AWK
10 3 (1.78%) C#
10 3 (1.78%) VB
11 1 (0.59%) VBA
11 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (13.61%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.55%) CCA
3 6 (3.55%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (3.55%) MCSE
3 6 (3.55%) MCP
3 6 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (3.55%) MCITP
4 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.37%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (18.34%) Active Directory
2 24 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.28%) vSphere
4 7 (4.14%) Xen
5 6 (3.55%) NFS
6 5 (2.96%) Samba
7 2 (1.18%) XenServer
7 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.59%) qmail
8 1 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.59%) Squid
8 1 (0.59%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 62 (36.69%) Puppet
2 27 (15.98%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (5.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (3.55%) Salt
5 5 (2.96%) Nagios
6 4 (2.37%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.78%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.18%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.59%) Cacti
9 1 (0.59%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.59%) SCCM
9 1 (0.59%) SCOM
9 1 (0.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 56 (33.14%) Red Hat
2 54 (31.95%) VMware
3 35 (20.71%) Cisco
4 22 (13.02%) IBM
5 19 (11.24%) Oracle
6 18 (10.65%) Citrix
7 10 (5.92%) Microsoft
7 10 (5.92%) HP
8 7 (4.14%) NetApp
9 6 (3.55%) Google
10 1 (0.59%) EMC
10 1 (0.59%) Veritas
10 1 (0.59%) Symantec
10 1 (0.59%) PeopleSoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston, Yorkshire
Ashdown Group
Salary: £30k - £32k per annum + £4200 car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + £4200 car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago