The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxford region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 61 64 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 12 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.94% 2.39% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 2.48% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 18
Median salary £46,000 £44,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.37% -19.09%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Linux Systems 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
596 726 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.60% 96.29% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 560 598 771
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Oxford

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Linux 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 Oxford region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (82.86%) Puppet
3 27 (77.14%) VMware
4 20 (57.14%) CentOS
5 19 (54.29%) Python
6 17 (48.57%) Perl
6 17 (48.57%) Ruby
7 16 (45.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (40.00%) Windows
9 13 (37.14%) Java
9 13 (37.14%) Red Hat
10 11 (31.43%) Subversion
10 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (31.43%) Open Source
10 11 (31.43%) High Availability
11 10 (28.57%) Internet
11 10 (28.57%) Apache
11 10 (28.57%) Tomcat
11 10 (28.57%) DNS
12 9 (25.71%) Blackberry
12 9 (25.71%) Android
12 9 (25.71%) iPhone
12 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
12 9 (25.71%) Windows Phone
13 8 (22.86%) PHP
14 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
15 6 (17.14%) Unix
15 6 (17.14%) FreeBSD
15 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL

Linux Systems 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 10 (28.57%) Apache
1 10 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 5 (14.29%) IIS
2 5 (14.29%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
1 10 (28.57%) Internet
2 5 (14.29%) LDAP
2 5 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Subversion
2 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (17.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) JMX
1 5 (14.29%) LAMP
1 5 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
1 5 (14.29%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Blackberry
1 9 (25.71%) iPhone
2 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) CentOS
3 14 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 9 (25.71%) Android
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Phone
5 6 (17.14%) FreeBSD
5 6 (17.14%) Unix
6 5 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (31.43%) High Availability
2 11 (31.43%) Open Source
3 5 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.71%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Python
2 17 (48.57%) Perl
2 17 (48.57%) Ruby
3 13 (37.14%) Java
4 8 (22.86%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 29 (82.86%) Puppet
2 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (14.29%) Ansible
3 5 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) VMware
2 13 (37.14%) Red Hat
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