The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 69 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 9 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.27% 1.51% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.57% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 11
Average salary £44,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £52,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £59,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
681 830 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.78% 96.51% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 553 712 853
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Ruby
2 18 (90.00%) Perl
2 18 (90.00%) Python
3 17 (85.00%) CentOS
4 16 (80.00%) Open Source
4 16 (80.00%) Puppet
4 16 (80.00%) Windows
5 15 (75.00%) Blackberry
5 15 (75.00%) Windows Phone
5 15 (75.00%) Android
5 15 (75.00%) iPhone
6 13 (65.00%) Debian
7 12 (60.00%) Ubuntu
7 12 (60.00%) Red Hat
8 11 (55.00%) Solaris
8 11 (55.00%) Cisco
8 11 (55.00%) Juniper
8 11 (55.00%) SAN
9 10 (50.00%) LAMP
10 6 (30.00%) Subversion
10 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
11 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 2 (10.00%) Internet
13 2 (10.00%) Clustering
13 2 (10.00%) JIRA
13 2 (10.00%) Wiki
13 2 (10.00%) Active Directory

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) LDAP
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Open Source
2 15 (75.00%) iPhone
2 15 (75.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (85.00%) CentOS
3 16 (80.00%) Windows
4 15 (75.00%) Android
4 15 (75.00%) Windows Phone
5 13 (65.00%) Debian
6 12 (60.00%) Ubuntu
7 11 (55.00%) Solaris
8 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (5.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.00%) DevOps
2 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Perl
1 18 (90.00%) Python
1 18 (90.00%) Ruby
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) Java
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (80.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 11 (55.00%) Juniper
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) HP
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