The median annual salary for a Windows Systems Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 - 166
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 2 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.079% - 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 13
Median salary £40,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2472 2802 3255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.13% 97.90% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2054 2334 2572
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,360
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Windows Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Systems Administrator in Leeds

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Windows Systems Administrator in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Windows 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 Leeds region featuring Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat