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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 196 174 152
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 23 76 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.45% 1.25% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.29% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 22 61 79
Median salary £38,750 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
4952 5882 6756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.75% 97.08% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4231 4910 5616
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
North Yorkshire -9 11 £40,000 +8.10% 1
West Yorkshire +14 7 £55,000 +69.23% 4
South Yorkshire +3 5 £22,500 -40.00% 2
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 44 (60.27%) Linux
2 42 (57.53%) VMware
3 34 (46.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (43.84%) Windows
5 30 (41.10%) Firewall
6 28 (38.36%) SQL Server
7 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
8 25 (34.25%) WAN
8 25 (34.25%) MySQL
8 25 (34.25%) LAN
9 24 (32.88%) SAN
9 24 (32.88%) Puppet
10 22 (30.14%) Python
11 21 (28.77%) Oracle
11 21 (28.77%) Bash Shell
11 21 (28.77%) Opscode Chef
11 21 (28.77%) DevOps
12 20 (27.40%) Unix
12 20 (27.40%) Ruby
13 18 (24.66%) DNS
14 17 (23.29%) Active Directory
15 16 (21.92%) Windows Server
16 15 (20.55%) SQL
16 15 (20.55%) NAS
17 14 (19.18%) Xen
17 14 (19.18%) KVM
18 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (16.44%) PowerShell
19 12 (16.44%) Ansible

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 11 (15.07%) Apache
2 10 (13.70%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.96%) IIS
3 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.48%) CloudStack
5 4 (5.48%) OpenStack
6 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.74%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.74%) WordPress
8 1 (1.37%) JBoss
8 1 (1.37%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.96%) Office 365
3 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.37%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.37%) PaaS
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (41.10%) Firewall
2 25 (34.25%) LAN
2 25 (34.25%) WAN
3 24 (32.88%) SAN
4 18 (24.66%) DNS
5 15 (20.55%) NAS
6 11 (15.07%) DHCP
7 8 (10.96%) Internet
8 7 (9.59%) Network Security
9 5 (6.85%) Broadband
9 5 (6.85%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (5.48%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
10 4 (5.48%) VLAN
10 4 (5.48%) VoIP
10 4 (5.48%) VPN
11 3 (4.11%) IPsec
11 3 (4.11%) MPLS
12 2 (2.74%) HTTP
12 2 (2.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.36%) SQL Server
2 25 (34.25%) MySQL
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.85%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (6.85%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.11%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.37%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Electronics
2 6 (8.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.48%) Billing
5 3 (4.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) LAMP
2 5 (6.85%) EDI
3 4 (5.48%) Web Services
4 2 (2.74%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Clustering
2 7 (9.59%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.85%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.85%) Biotechnology
3 5 (6.85%) EMC VNX
4 4 (5.48%) Informatics
5 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) CESG
6 1 (1.37%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.37%) NHS
6 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (60.27%) Linux
2 32 (43.84%) Windows
3 20 (27.40%) Unix
4 16 (21.92%) Windows Server
5 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (12.33%) HPUX
8 5 (6.85%) Debian
8 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.48%) AIX
9 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.48%) Solaris
9 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
10 3 (4.11%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.37%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) DevOps
2 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (8.22%) ERP
3 6 (8.22%) Network Management
4 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (6.85%) Line Management
4 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
5 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.48%) Workflow
6 3 (4.11%) Service Management
6 3 (4.11%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (2.74%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.74%) Information Security
7 2 (2.74%) ITIL
7 2 (2.74%) Migration
7 2 (2.74%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.74%) Server Building
7 2 (2.74%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) Python
2 21 (28.77%) Bash Shell
3 20 (27.40%) Ruby
4 15 (20.55%) SQL
5 12 (16.44%) PowerShell
6 7 (9.59%) PHP
7 5 (6.85%) Perl
8 4 (5.48%) Java
9 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.11%) CCEA
3 3 (4.11%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (4.11%) MCP
3 3 (4.11%) MCSA
3 3 (4.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (46.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (23.29%) Active Directory
3 14 (19.18%) KVM
3 14 (19.18%) Xen
4 10 (13.70%) vSphere
5 9 (12.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.48%) XenServer
7 3 (4.11%) Docker
7 3 (4.11%) GlusterFS
7 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (4.11%) Varnish
7 3 (4.11%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (2.74%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (32.88%) Puppet
2 21 (28.77%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (16.44%) Ansible
4 10 (13.70%) Cobbler
4 10 (13.70%) Tivoli
5 5 (6.85%) SCCM
6 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (4.11%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (2.74%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.74%) Nagios
8 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 42 (57.53%) VMware
2 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
3 21 (28.77%) Oracle
4 11 (15.07%) Cisco
5 9 (12.33%) SonicWALL
6 8 (10.96%) Citrix
7 5 (6.85%) EMC
7 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.48%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (4.11%) arcserve
9 3 (4.11%) Veritas
10 2 (2.74%) Spiceworks
10 2 (2.74%) Symantec
10 2 (2.74%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.37%) HP
11 1 (1.37%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.37%) Tableau
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £32,000 per annum
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