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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 67 61 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 4 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.61% 2.75% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 2.82% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 13
Median salary £37,000 £47,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.27% +9.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £47,250 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
649 709 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 98.18% 97.52% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 538 620 600
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Ruby
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Python
2 9 (75.00%) Unix
2 9 (75.00%) Perl
3 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
4 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) Apache
6 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (16.67%) LAMP
6 2 (16.67%) Debian
6 2 (16.67%) Postfix
6 2 (16.67%) nginx
6 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (16.67%) Ansible
6 2 (16.67%) Docker
6 2 (16.67%) LXC
6 2 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (16.67%) Hedge funds
6 2 (16.67%) Puppet

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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
1 2 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Debian
3 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Perl
1 9 (75.00%) Python
1 9 (75.00%) Ruby
2 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) LXC
2 2 (16.67%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat