The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 70 75 66
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 6 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.78% 1.14% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.18% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 5
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
741 936 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.11% 96.89% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 681 815 610
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Systems Administrator
Oxfordshire

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
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 23 July 2014.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) QA
3 12 (80.00%) Debian
3 12 (80.00%) Red Hat
4 11 (73.33%) Citrix
4 11 (73.33%) MySQL
4 11 (73.33%) XenServer
5 10 (66.67%) nginx
5 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
5 10 (66.67%) Xen
5 10 (66.67%) Ruby
5 10 (66.67%) HTTP
5 10 (66.67%) Apache
5 10 (66.67%) Python
5 10 (66.67%) Perl
5 10 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (66.67%) DevOps
6 3 (20.00%) RHCE
7 1 (6.67%) Finance
7 1 (6.67%) LDAP
7 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
7 1 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) Windows
7 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (6.67%) JIRA
7 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (6.67%) Confluence
7 1 (6.67%) Wiki

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 10 (66.67%) Apache
1 10 (66.67%) nginx
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Debian
3 10 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Perl
1 10 (66.67%) Python
1 10 (66.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) QA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) XenServer
2 10 (66.67%) Xen
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago