Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 96 102
Rank change year-on-year +26 +6 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 47 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 3.59% 1.41% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 1.44% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44 12 18
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £32,500 £22,275
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £39,650
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

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 1,276 1,322 1,553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.48% 98.14% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,067 1,112 1,213
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +1.97%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,025 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +16 15 £32,500 -40.91% 3
York -8 7 £40,000 +6.67%
Skipton - 4 £35,000 -
Thirsk - 2 £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 19 September 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 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 26 (55.32%) VMware
3 24 (51.06%) Linux
4 23 (48.94%) Windows Server
5 22 (46.81%) Data Centre
5 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
6 17 (36.17%) Finance
6 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Clustering
7 15 (31.91%) Clustering
8 14 (29.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (27.66%) SAN
9 13 (27.66%) DNS
9 13 (27.66%) Unix
10 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (23.40%) NAS
11 11 (23.40%) Degree
11 11 (23.40%) SCCM
11 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
12 10 (21.28%) DHCP
12 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
13 9 (19.15%) Security Monitoring
14 8 (17.02%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 8 (17.02%) Virtual Machines
14 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (17.02%) vSphere
14 8 (17.02%) Change Control
14 8 (17.02%) MCSE
14 8 (17.02%) AIX
14 8 (17.02%) HPUX
14 8 (17.02%) Solaris

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 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) nginx
3 2 (4.26%) Jetty
3 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) DNS
1 13 (27.66%) SAN
2 11 (23.40%) NAS
2 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
3 10 (21.28%) DHCP
4 8 (17.02%) Internet
5 2 (4.26%) Network Security
6 1 (2.13%) 4G
6 1 (2.13%) Bluetooth
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.13%) Firewall
6 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.13%) PBX
6 1 (2.13%) VLAN
6 1 (2.13%) VoIP
6 1 (2.13%) VPN
6 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) MySQL
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) Middleware
2 2 (4.26%) CSS
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (46.81%) Data Centre
2 15 (31.91%) Clustering
3 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.51%) Replication
5 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
6 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 24 (51.06%) Linux
3 23 (48.94%) Windows Server
4 13 (27.66%) Unix
5 8 (17.02%) AIX
5 8 (17.02%) HPUX
5 8 (17.02%) Solaris
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.38%) Android
8 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.26%) Debian
8 2 (4.26%) zOS
9 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (19.15%) Security Monitoring
3 8 (17.02%) Change Control
3 8 (17.02%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 7 (14.89%) Information Security
4 7 (14.89%) Patch Management
5 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.77%) Service Management
6 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (8.51%) DevOps
7 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.38%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.38%) High Availability
8 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.26%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
1 4 (8.51%) Perl
1 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
1 4 (8.51%) Python
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) PHP
3 2 (4.26%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.26%) REXX
3 2 (4.26%) Ruby
3 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 8 (17.02%) MCSE
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.51%) SLA
3 1 (2.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.02%) Firmware
3 8 (17.02%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (17.02%) vSphere
4 4 (8.51%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.13%) Gluster
5 1 (2.13%) GlusterFS
5 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Clustering
2 11 (23.40%) SCCM
3 7 (14.89%) vCenter Server
4 4 (8.51%) Puppet
5 2 (4.26%) Ansible
5 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.13%) Terraform
6 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) VMware
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) HP
5 2 (4.26%) EMC
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) NetApp
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (2.13%) Dell
6 1 (2.13%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.13%) Ivanti
6 1 (2.13%) Meraki
6 1 (2.13%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (2.13%) Shavlik
6 1 (2.13%) Veeam