The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Administrator
Rank 76 80 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 9 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.98% 0.80% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.84% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 1
Average salary £55,000 £50,497 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% -8.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
874 950 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.21% 94.62% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 771 836 605
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Systems Administrator
Oxfordshire

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Oxford

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Red Hat
3 13 (72.22%) QA
4 10 (55.56%) Apache
4 10 (55.56%) MySQL
5 9 (50.00%) Python
5 9 (50.00%) Debian
5 9 (50.00%) Ruby
5 9 (50.00%) Xen
5 9 (50.00%) Perl
6 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
6 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (44.44%) XenServer
6 8 (44.44%) nginx
6 8 (44.44%) HTTP
6 8 (44.44%) Citrix
6 8 (44.44%) RHCE
7 6 (33.33%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 3 (16.67%) Puppet
9 3 (16.67%) Percona
10 2 (11.11%) UNIX
11 1 (5.56%) C
11 1 (5.56%) C++
11 1 (5.56%) Java
11 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
11 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
11 1 (5.56%) Replication
11 1 (5.56%) VMware

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) Apache
2 8 (44.44%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Debian
3 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Python
1 9 (50.00%) Ruby
1 9 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) RHCE
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) QA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Xen
2 8 (44.44%) XenServer
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) Percona
4 1 (5.56%) VMware