Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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

System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 73 92
Rank change year-on-year +15 +19 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 48 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 3.76% 1.95% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 2.00% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 21
North Yorkshire median annual salary £35,750 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +57.14% -5.41%
10th Percentile £26,600 £33,625 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,000 £55,000 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £34,750 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.15% +2.00% +13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. 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
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in North Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,243 1,203 1,513
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.34% 97.96% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,027 969 1,189
North Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,200 £20,950
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,250 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in North Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in North Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in North Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate +6 16 £37,500 -31.82% 1
York -14 8 £40,000 +10.34% 2
Skipton - 4 £35,000 -
Thirsk - 3 £32,500 -
Selby - 2 £23,500 -
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North Yorkshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 29 (60.42%) Linux
2 26 (54.17%) Windows
3 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 19 (39.58%) VMware
5 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 17 (35.42%) Data Centre
7 14 (29.17%) Clustering
8 13 (27.08%) DNS
8 13 (27.08%) Unix
9 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (20.83%) Finance
10 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Clustering
11 9 (18.75%) Apache
11 9 (18.75%) PHP
11 9 (18.75%) MySQL
12 8 (16.67%) AIX
12 8 (16.67%) HPUX
12 8 (16.67%) Solaris
12 8 (16.67%) SAN
13 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
14 6 (12.50%) Degree
14 6 (12.50%) SCCM
14 6 (12.50%) NAS
14 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
15 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (10.42%) WordPress
15 5 (10.42%) Disclosure Scotland
15 5 (10.42%) Docker
15 5 (10.42%) Line Management
15 5 (10.42%) Workflow

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 9 (18.75%) Apache
2 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) WordPress
3 4 (8.33%) nginx
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) DNS
2 8 (16.67%) SAN
3 6 (12.50%) NAS
4 5 (10.42%) Broadband
5 4 (8.33%) DHCP
6 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.08%) Firewall
7 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.08%) VLAN
7 1 (2.08%) VPN
7 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) MySQL
2 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) LAMP
1 5 (10.42%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (8.33%) Middleware
3 2 (4.17%) CSS
3 2 (4.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Data Centre
2 14 (29.17%) Clustering
3 5 (10.42%) Cloud Native
4 4 (8.33%) Replication
5 2 (4.17%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.08%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 29 (60.42%) Linux
2 26 (54.17%) Windows
3 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 13 (27.08%) Unix
5 8 (16.67%) AIX
5 8 (16.67%) HPUX
5 8 (16.67%) Solaris
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.25%) Android
7 3 (6.25%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.17%) CentOS
8 2 (4.17%) zOS
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (10.42%) Line Management
2 5 (10.42%) Workflow
3 4 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (8.33%) DevOps
3 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 3 (6.25%) High Availability
4 3 (6.25%) Information Security
4 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (4.17%) Change Control
5 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.17%) Open Source
5 2 (4.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) PHP
2 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.17%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) Perl
3 2 (4.17%) Python
3 2 (4.17%) REXX
3 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (6.25%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) GDPR
3 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) Docker
3 4 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.17%) Firmware
5 2 (4.17%) vSphere
6 1 (2.08%) Gluster
6 1 (2.08%) GlusterFS
6 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (12.50%) SCCM
3 2 (4.17%) Puppet
4 1 (2.08%) Terraform
4 1 (2.08%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) VMware
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (2.08%) Dell
5 1 (2.08%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) Ivanti
5 1 (2.08%) Meraki
5 1 (2.08%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (2.08%) Shavlik
5 1 (2.08%) Veeam