The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Linux Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 77 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.88% 0.40% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £41,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+28.65% -21.90%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
868 944 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.18% 94.68% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 768 832 596
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Oxfordshire

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Oxford

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Linux Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
3 12 (75.00%) QA
4 9 (56.25%) Xen
4 9 (56.25%) Apache
4 9 (56.25%) MySQL
5 8 (50.00%) HTTP
5 8 (50.00%) Citrix
5 8 (50.00%) Python
5 8 (50.00%) Debian
5 8 (50.00%) Perl
5 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (50.00%) Ruby
5 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (50.00%) XenServer
5 8 (50.00%) nginx
6 7 (43.75%) RHCE
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (18.75%) Puppet
9 3 (18.75%) Percona
9 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
10 1 (6.25%) UNIX
10 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 1 (6.25%) Replication
10 1 (6.25%) VMware
10 1 (6.25%) Clustering
10 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Linux Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (56.25%) Apache
2 8 (50.00%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Debian
2 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Perl
1 8 (50.00%) Python
1 8 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) RHCE
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Xen
2 8 (50.00%) XenServer
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
2 8 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Percona
4 1 (6.25%) VMware