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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 172 171 132
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 85 90 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.14% 1.23% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.29% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75 72 71
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
7264 6977 5554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.58% 95.51% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5882 5500 4433
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +3 55 £32,500 -7.14% 6
North Yorkshire +34 21 £35,000 +40.00% 1
South Yorkshire -21 7 £36,800 +1.51%
East Yorkshire -3 2 - -
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 132 (67.69%) Linux
2 81 (41.54%) UNIX
3 66 (33.85%) Puppet
4 65 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 57 (29.23%) VMware
6 53 (27.18%) SAN
6 53 (27.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 52 (26.67%) Perl
8 48 (24.62%) Solaris
9 46 (23.59%) Bash Shell
10 44 (22.56%) Web Services
11 43 (22.05%) Amazon AWS
12 42 (21.54%) Shell Script
13 39 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 36 (18.46%) Windows
15 35 (17.95%) DNS
16 33 (16.92%) ITIL
16 33 (16.92%) DevOps
16 33 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
17 32 (16.41%) Opscode Chef
18 31 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
18 31 (15.90%) Cisco
19 30 (15.38%) PowerShell
20 29 (14.87%) AIX
21 28 (14.36%) Oracle
21 28 (14.36%) Active Directory
22 27 (13.85%) MySQL
23 26 (13.33%) Retail
23 26 (13.33%) CentOS
24 24 (12.31%) Security Cleared

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (10.77%) Apache
2 19 (9.74%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.13%) IIS
4 5 (2.56%) nginx
4 5 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.54%) JBoss
5 3 (1.54%) Jetty
5 3 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.51%) CMS
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.51%) Drupal
7 1 (0.51%) WordPress
7 1 (0.51%) Lync
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (22.05%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (2.05%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.51%) PaaS
6 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (27.18%) SAN
2 39 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 35 (17.95%) DNS
4 22 (11.28%) Firewall
5 19 (9.74%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (6.15%) LDAP
7 9 (4.62%) DHCP
8 8 (4.10%) Internet
9 7 (3.59%) Network Security
9 7 (3.59%) SSL
10 6 (3.08%) VPN
10 6 (3.08%) NAS
11 3 (1.54%) PuTTY
11 3 (1.54%) SSH
11 3 (1.54%) HTTP
12 1 (0.51%) VoIP
12 1 (0.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.85%) MySQL
2 20 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.10%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (4.10%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.05%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.54%) Ingres
6 3 (1.54%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.03%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.03%) Big Data
7 2 (1.03%) MS Access
8 1 (0.51%) DB2
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.59%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.59%) Subversion
3 4 (2.05%) Maven
3 4 (2.05%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 26 (13.33%) Retail
2 24 (12.31%) Marketing
3 4 (2.05%) Finance
4 1 (0.51%) Legal
4 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (22.56%) Web Services
2 10 (5.13%) LAMP
3 7 (3.59%) XML
3 7 (3.59%) J2EE
4 5 (2.56%) CSS
4 5 (2.56%) HTML
5 3 (1.54%) SOAP
5 3 (1.54%) Memcached
5 3 (1.54%) REST
6 1 (0.51%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.67%) LPAR
3 8 (4.10%) CMDB
4 6 (3.08%) iPhone
4 6 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.05%) Clustering
6 4 (2.05%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.05%) Open Source
6 4 (2.05%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.54%) PKI
7 3 (1.54%) NHS
7 3 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.54%) Replication
8 1 (0.51%) Tandem
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.51%) Social Media
8 1 (0.51%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 132 (67.69%) Linux
2 81 (41.54%) UNIX
3 53 (27.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 48 (24.62%) Solaris
5 36 (18.46%) Windows
6 29 (14.87%) AIX
7 26 (13.33%) CentOS
8 19 (9.74%) Debian
8 19 (9.74%) HPUX
9 16 (8.21%) SUSE
10 14 (7.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (3.08%) Android
13 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.51%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (16.92%) ITIL
1 33 (16.92%) DevOps
2 20 (10.26%) Release Management
3 17 (8.72%) Change Management
4 15 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 13 (6.67%) Service Management
6 12 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (6.15%) Integration Testing
7 11 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (4.62%) Service Delivery
10 8 (4.10%) Problem Management
10 8 (4.10%) Business Continuity
10 8 (4.10%) Performance Management
11 7 (3.59%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (2.56%) Migration
13 5 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (2.05%) Workflow
14 4 (2.05%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 52 (26.67%) Perl
2 46 (23.59%) Bash Shell
3 42 (21.54%) Shell Script
4 30 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 23 (11.79%) PHP
6 13 (6.67%) Python
7 9 (4.62%) SQL
8 5 (2.56%) Ruby
9 4 (2.05%) AWK
9 4 (2.05%) Java
10 3 (1.54%) VB
10 3 (1.54%) C#
11 2 (1.03%) VBA
11 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.51%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 24 (12.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.08%) MCITP
3 6 (3.08%) MCP
3 6 (3.08%) MCSE
3 6 (3.08%) CCA
3 6 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.51%) MCTS
5 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.64%) SLA
2 3 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (14.36%) Active Directory
3 14 (7.18%) Samba
4 13 (6.67%) vSphere
5 10 (5.13%) NFS
6 7 (3.59%) Xen
7 3 (1.54%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.03%) XenApp
8 2 (1.03%) XenServer
8 2 (1.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.51%) Docker
9 1 (0.51%) LXC
9 1 (0.51%) qmail
9 1 (0.51%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.51%) Squid
9 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 66 (33.85%) Puppet
2 32 (16.41%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (6.15%) NetBackup
4 8 (4.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (4.10%) Nagios
5 6 (3.08%) Salt
6 3 (1.54%) Kibana
6 3 (1.54%) logstash
6 3 (1.54%) Cobbler
6 3 (1.54%) SCCM
7 2 (1.03%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.51%) Cacti
8 1 (0.51%) SCOM
8 1 (0.51%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 65 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 57 (29.23%) VMware
3 31 (15.90%) Cisco
4 28 (14.36%) Oracle
5 24 (12.31%) IBM
6 18 (9.23%) Citrix
7 15 (7.69%) NetApp
7 15 (7.69%) HP
8 13 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 6 (3.08%) Google
10 3 (1.54%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.54%) F5
10 3 (1.54%) EMC
11 2 (1.03%) Veritas
11 2 (1.03%) Symantec
12 1 (0.51%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.51%) AppScale
12 1 (0.51%) PeopleSoft
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