The median annual salary for a Systems Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in York during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 44 44 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 8 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 2.40% 2.81% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 2.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in York. 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
York
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 319 425 386
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 95.80% 99.53% 99.74%
Number of salaries quoted 267 372 305
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in York

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for Systems Administrator in York

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in York over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Administrator in York

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 York region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Apache
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 6 (50.00%) LAMP
3 6 (50.00%) Broadband
3 6 (50.00%) Internet
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Line Management
4 4 (33.33%) Varnish
5 3 (25.00%) Groovy
5 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (25.00%) WordPress
5 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (8.33%) IMAP
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Puppet
7 1 (8.33%) DataCore
7 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (8.33%) High Availability
7 1 (8.33%) Jenkins

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in York 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 7 (58.33%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (8.33%) ColdFusion
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) SAS
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Broadband
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) IMAP
2 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Debian
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Line Management
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (8.33%) High Availability
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (25.00%) Groovy
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Varnish
2 1 (8.33%) BIND 9
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) iptables
2 1 (8.33%) KVM
2 1 (8.33%) NFS
2 1 (8.33%) Samba
2 1 (8.33%) Sendmail
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Avaya
1 1 (8.33%) DataCore
1 1 (8.33%) Dell
1 1 (8.33%) NetApp
1 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat