The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxford region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 61 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 14 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.98% 1.00% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 1.06% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 10
Median salary £56,250 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,000 £33,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
692 753 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 98.02% 94.36% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 616 570 590
Median salary £44,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

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 25 September 2016.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Linux 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 Oxford region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Puppet
2 14 (63.64%) Python
2 14 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (59.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (54.55%) Ansible
4 12 (54.55%) Java
4 12 (54.55%) Perl
4 12 (54.55%) PHP
4 12 (54.55%) Ruby
4 12 (54.55%) Internet
4 12 (54.55%) VMware
5 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
7 8 (36.36%) High Availability
8 7 (31.82%) Unix
9 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
10 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
10 4 (18.18%) Hedge funds
10 4 (18.18%) Postfix
10 4 (18.18%) nginx
10 4 (18.18%) Apache
10 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
10 4 (18.18%) MySQL
10 4 (18.18%) DNS
10 4 (18.18%) LAMP
10 4 (18.18%) Debian
10 4 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (18.18%) LXC
10 4 (18.18%) Docker

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (18.18%) Apache
1 4 (18.18%) nginx
1 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Internet
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) LAMP
1 4 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (4.55%) JMX
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.55%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Unix
3 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
4 4 (18.18%) Debian
5 3 (13.64%) CentOS
5 3 (13.64%) FreeBSD
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (36.36%) High Availability
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Python
2 12 (54.55%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) Perl
2 12 (54.55%) PHP
2 12 (54.55%) Ruby
3 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Docker
2 4 (18.18%) LXC
2 4 (18.18%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (63.64%) Puppet
2 12 (54.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: To c.£50,000 + £5k On Call + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago