The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 68 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 10 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.36% 2.51% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 2.56% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 9
Average salary £43,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £48,750 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
Linux Administrator
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
707 741 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.06% 98.02% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 577 618 808
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Oxford region.

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Oxford

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) Ruby
2 17 (94.44%) Perl
2 17 (94.44%) Python
3 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 16 (88.89%) Open Source
4 14 (77.78%) Puppet
5 13 (72.22%) Windows Phone
5 13 (72.22%) Android
5 13 (72.22%) iPhone
5 13 (72.22%) CentOS
5 13 (72.22%) Debian
5 13 (72.22%) Blackberry
6 11 (61.11%) SAN
7 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
7 10 (55.56%) Juniper
7 10 (55.56%) Cisco
7 10 (55.56%) Solaris
7 10 (55.56%) LAMP
7 10 (55.56%) Ubuntu
8 6 (33.33%) Subversion
8 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (16.67%) Apache
10 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
10 3 (16.67%) C
10 3 (16.67%) Java
10 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
10 3 (16.67%) Fedora

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Apache
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Subversion
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Open Source
2 13 (72.22%) Blackberry
2 13 (72.22%) iPhone
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 13 (72.22%) Debian
3 13 (72.22%) Android
3 13 (72.22%) CentOS
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Phone
4 10 (55.56%) Ubuntu
4 10 (55.56%) Solaris
5 3 (16.67%) Fedora
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Perl
1 17 (94.44%) Python
1 17 (94.44%) Ruby
2 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 3 (16.67%) C
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) VCP4
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (77.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Juniper
2 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 42 minutes ago