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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 75 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 12 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.50% 0.66% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.70% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Median salary £56,250 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £44,000 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
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
782 719 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.51% 94.23% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 687 565 619
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (64.00%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (64.00%) Puppet
3 16 (64.00%) Python
4 14 (56.00%) Java
4 14 (56.00%) Perl
4 14 (56.00%) PHP
4 14 (56.00%) Ruby
4 14 (56.00%) Internet
4 14 (56.00%) VMware
4 14 (56.00%) Ansible
5 13 (52.00%) Red Hat
6 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (44.00%) High Availability
8 8 (32.00%) Unix
9 6 (24.00%) FreeBSD
9 6 (24.00%) CentOS
9 6 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (24.00%) Marketing
10 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
10 3 (12.00%) Postfix
10 3 (12.00%) nginx
10 3 (12.00%) DNS
10 3 (12.00%) MySQL
10 3 (12.00%) Apache
10 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
10 3 (12.00%) LAMP
10 3 (12.00%) LEMP Stack
11 2 (8.00%) Docker

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 3 (12.00%) Apache
1 3 (12.00%) nginx
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (24.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) LAMP
1 3 (12.00%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (8.00%) JMX
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Hedge funds
1 2 (8.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Unix
3 6 (24.00%) CentOS
3 6 (24.00%) FreeBSD
4 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.00%) Debian
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (44.00%) High Availability
3 2 (8.00%) Open Source
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Python
2 14 (56.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) Perl
2 14 (56.00%) PHP
2 14 (56.00%) Ruby
3 2 (8.00%) R
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Postfix
3 2 (8.00%) Docker
3 2 (8.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (64.00%) Puppet
2 14 (56.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Red Hat
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + £5k On Call + 10% Bonus + Benefits
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