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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 179 137 93
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 73 81 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.03% 1.53% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.62% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 52 53 96
Average salary £35,750 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.71% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6831 5002 5341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.41% 94.47% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5436 3919 4376
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 £50,000 £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 28 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 28 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 39 £38,000 +12.59% 3
North Yorkshire +1 19 £35,000 -17.64% 3
East Yorkshire -3 7 £32,000 +2.40%
South Yorkshire -17 7 £35,000 +9.37% 6
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 122 (82.99%) Linux
2 78 (53.06%) UNIX
3 56 (38.10%) Red Hat
4 52 (35.37%) Apache
5 48 (32.65%) Windows
6 47 (31.97%) Shell Script
7 46 (31.29%) MySQL
8 43 (29.25%) Perl
9 34 (23.13%) VMware
10 33 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (20.41%) Solaris
12 29 (19.73%) Oracle
12 29 (19.73%) SAN
12 29 (19.73%) TCP/IP
13 28 (19.05%) Firewall
13 28 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
14 26 (17.69%) Bash Shell
14 26 (17.69%) Puppet
14 26 (17.69%) HP
15 25 (17.01%) JBoss
15 25 (17.01%) Configuration Management
15 25 (17.01%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (15.65%) DNS
17 21 (14.29%) Tomcat
17 21 (14.29%) Java
17 21 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
17 21 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
18 19 (12.93%) Relational Database
18 19 (12.93%) Web Services
18 19 (12.93%) RDBMS

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 52 (35.37%) Apache
2 21 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 15 (10.20%) IIS
4 14 (9.52%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.72%) GlassFish
7 3 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.04%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.36%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.68%) Smallworld
9 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.68%) Jetty
9 1 (0.68%) Resin
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.68%) Node.js
9 1 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 29 (19.73%) SAN
1 29 (19.73%) TCP/IP
2 28 (19.05%) Firewall
3 23 (15.65%) DNS
4 13 (8.84%) VPN
5 12 (8.16%) HTTP
6 10 (6.80%) VLAN
6 10 (6.80%) OpenLDAP
6 10 (6.80%) LDAP
7 6 (4.08%) Internet
8 4 (2.72%) NAS
8 4 (2.72%) SSL
8 4 (2.72%) DHCP
8 4 (2.72%) FTP
9 3 (2.04%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.36%) SSH
10 2 (1.36%) LAN
11 1 (0.68%) Network Security
11 1 (0.68%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (31.29%) MySQL
2 19 (12.93%) Relational Database
2 19 (12.93%) RDBMS
3 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.04%) Ingres
5 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) QlikView
6 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.68%) Redis
6 1 (0.68%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (6.80%) TeamCity
1 10 (6.80%) Git (software)
1 10 (6.80%) Hudson
1 10 (6.80%) Subversion
2 1 (0.68%) Maven
2 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (11.56%) Marketing
1 17 (11.56%) Retail
2 8 (5.44%) Finance
3 3 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Local Government
4 1 (0.68%) Publishing
4 1 (0.68%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.93%) Web Services
2 14 (9.52%) .NET
3 8 (5.44%) LAMP
4 5 (3.40%) J2EE
5 4 (2.72%) Middleware
6 2 (1.36%) XML
7 1 (0.68%) HTML
7 1 (0.68%) SOAP
7 1 (0.68%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.68%) Java EE
7 1 (0.68%) WSGI
7 1 (0.68%) REST
7 1 (0.68%) MapReduce
7 1 (0.68%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.80%) HP StorageWorks
2 5 (3.40%) Open Source
3 3 (2.04%) Clustering
3 3 (2.04%) Firmware
3 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.68%) EPoS
5 1 (0.68%) Replication
5 1 (0.68%) BBC
5 1 (0.68%) GIS
5 1 (0.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 122 (82.99%) Linux
2 78 (53.06%) UNIX
3 48 (32.65%) Windows
4 33 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (20.41%) Solaris
6 18 (12.24%) Debian
6 18 (12.24%) CentOS
7 16 (10.88%) HPUX
8 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.72%) SUSE
10 4 (2.72%) AIX
11 3 (2.04%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.36%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.01%) Configuration Management
2 21 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (12.24%) ITIL
3 18 (12.24%) Performance Monitoring
4 15 (10.20%) E-Commerce
5 13 (8.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (8.84%) Load Balancing
6 12 (8.16%) DevOps
6 12 (8.16%) Business Continuity
7 11 (7.48%) Service Delivery
7 11 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (5.44%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.08%) Service Management
11 5 (3.40%) Migration
12 4 (2.72%) Problem Management
13 3 (2.04%) Performance Management
14 2 (1.36%) Network Monitoring
14 2 (1.36%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (31.97%) Shell Script
2 43 (29.25%) Perl
3 26 (17.69%) Bash Shell
4 21 (14.29%) Java
5 16 (10.88%) PowerShell
6 15 (10.20%) Python
7 10 (6.80%) C
8 8 (5.44%) PHP
9 4 (2.72%) SQL
10 1 (0.68%) VBScript
10 1 (0.68%) C#
10 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (2.04%) CCNA
1 3 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.36%) MCSE
2 2 (1.36%) MCP
3 1 (0.68%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.68%) CCNP
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.68%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.68%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (0.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (17.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (12.24%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.80%) Xen
3 10 (6.80%) qmail
4 7 (4.76%) Samba
4 7 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 7 (4.76%) Sendmail
4 7 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (4.76%) vSphere
5 3 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (2.04%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.36%) vCloud
7 1 (0.68%) NFS
7 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (17.69%) Puppet
3 18 (12.24%) Nagios
4 8 (5.44%) Cacti
5 7 (4.76%) Pingdom
6 5 (3.40%) Opsview
7 4 (2.72%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.68%) Foglight
8 1 (0.68%) MOM
8 1 (0.68%) Salt
8 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 56 (38.10%) Red Hat
2 34 (23.13%) VMware
3 29 (19.73%) Oracle
4 26 (17.69%) HP
5 25 (17.01%) JBoss
6 17 (11.56%) Cisco
7 10 (6.80%) Microsoft
8 7 (4.76%) CommVault
8 7 (4.76%) New Relic
8 7 (4.76%) Zend
9 6 (4.08%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.72%) EMC
10 4 (2.72%) NetApp
10 4 (2.72%) Veritas
10 4 (2.72%) Juniper
11 3 (2.04%) CA
11 3 (2.04%) Brocade
12 2 (1.36%) F5
12 2 (1.36%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.68%) Avaya
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