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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 77 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 5 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.66% 0.97% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.03% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 15
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £40,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £56,200 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
711 682 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.92% 94.46% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 554 612 791
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Python
3 15 (71.43%) VMware
4 14 (66.67%) Ruby
4 14 (66.67%) Perl
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco
5 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (47.62%) Solaris
6 9 (42.86%) Juniper
6 9 (42.86%) Internet
6 9 (42.86%) ITIL
7 8 (38.10%) CentOS
8 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
9 5 (23.81%) Debian
9 5 (23.81%) Puppet
10 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
10 4 (19.05%) Subversion
10 4 (19.05%) Windows
10 4 (19.05%) MySQL
10 4 (19.05%) LDAP
11 3 (14.29%) JIRA
11 3 (14.29%) Android
11 3 (14.29%) iPhone
11 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 3 (14.29%) Clustering
11 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
11 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (14.29%) Open Source
11 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) LDAP
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) SMTP
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
1 3 (14.29%) iPhone
2 2 (9.52%) Wiki
3 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Solaris
3 8 (38.10%) CentOS
4 5 (23.81%) Debian
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
6 3 (14.29%) Android
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Phone
7 2 (9.52%) UNIX
7 2 (9.52%) SUSE
8 1 (4.76%) Fedora
8 1 (4.76%) AIX
8 1 (4.76%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Open Source
2 3 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Data Management
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Python
2 14 (66.67%) Ruby
2 14 (66.67%) Perl
3 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) NFS
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Samba
3 1 (4.76%) Squid
3 1 (4.76%) qmail
3 1 (4.76%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Nagios
3 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco
3 9 (42.86%) Juniper
4 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.76%) Percona
5 1 (4.76%) SaltStack
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Sybase
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