The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 22 June 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)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 57 67
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.03% 0.20% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.20% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Median salary £25,000 £41,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.75% +25.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 476 489 733
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.74% 96.45% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 400 423 651
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Sheffield

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in Sheffield

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Sheffield over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Sheffield region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) SonicWALL
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (45.45%) NAS
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Biotechnology
4 5 (45.45%) vSphere
4 5 (45.45%) SaaS
4 5 (45.45%) PaaS
4 5 (45.45%) Network Management
4 5 (45.45%) EMC
4 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
4 5 (45.45%) IIS
4 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
4 5 (45.45%) SAN
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
4 5 (45.45%) Office 365
4 5 (45.45%) EMC VNX
4 5 (45.45%) Data Protection
5 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (36.36%) Rackspace
5 4 (36.36%) GlusterFS

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 5 (45.45%) IIS
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 4 (36.36%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) PaaS
2 5 (45.45%) SaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (45.45%) NAS
2 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL CLR
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
1 5 (45.45%) Biotechnology
1 5 (45.45%) EMC VNX
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Data Protection
1 5 (45.45%) Network Management
1 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) ETL Development
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Process Management
3 1 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) R
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) Docker
3 4 (36.36%) GlusterFS
3 4 (36.36%) iptables
3 4 (36.36%) Varnish
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Ansible
1 4 (36.36%) HAProxy
1 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
1 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
2 5 (45.45%) SonicWALL
3 4 (36.36%) Rackspace
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) RedGate
4 1 (9.09%) Tableau
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam
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