Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Administrator (SysAdmin)
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 83 82
Rank change year-on-year +25 -1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 35 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 4.31% 1.44% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% 1.45% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 2
Bradford median annual salary £38,000 £30,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -10.45% -16.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,750 £31,400
90th Percentile £42,000 £40,000 £34,800
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bradford
Permanent vacancies in Bradford with a recognized job title 793 1032 831
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 98.76% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 676 858 720
Bradford median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.94% +10.96%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £77,500 £57,625
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings that featured Systems Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Bradford

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Bradford.

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Bradford

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Bradford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Bradford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Bradford

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Bradford region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 24 (68.57%) Red Hat
1 24 (68.57%) Linux
1 24 (68.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 19 (54.29%) SAN
3 17 (48.57%) Unix
4 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
4 16 (45.71%) Service Management
4 16 (45.71%) Shell Script
5 15 (42.86%) VMware
6 14 (40.00%) Cisco
7 13 (37.14%) HP
8 12 (34.29%) Business Continuity
8 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (31.43%) Finance
9 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
9 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 10 (28.57%) Windows
10 10 (28.57%) ITIL
10 10 (28.57%) Firewall
11 9 (25.71%) Oracle
11 9 (25.71%) DNS
11 9 (25.71%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (25.71%) Proactive Monitoring
11 9 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (25.71%) Performance Monitoring
12 8 (22.86%) Data Security
13 7 (20.00%) Hitachi
13 7 (20.00%) Clustering
13 7 (20.00%) SSL

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 2 (5.71%) IIS
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) SAN
2 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
3 10 (28.57%) Firewall
4 9 (25.71%) DNS
5 7 (20.00%) HTTP
5 7 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 7 (20.00%) SSL
6 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Power BI
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Linux
1 24 (68.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (48.57%) Unix
3 10 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (17.14%) HPUX
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Service Management
2 12 (34.29%) Business Continuity
2 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (28.57%) ITIL
4 9 (25.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (25.71%) Proactive Monitoring
5 8 (22.86%) Data Security
6 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.71%) Analytics
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) Change Management
8 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.71%) Information Governance
9 1 (2.86%) DevOps
9 1 (2.86%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) RHCE
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
1 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Red Hat
2 15 (42.86%) VMware
3 14 (40.00%) Cisco
4 13 (37.14%) HP
5 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 9 (25.71%) Oracle
7 7 (20.00%) Hitachi
8 6 (17.14%) 3PAR