The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 55 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 21 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.90% 3.26% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 3.32% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 25
Average salary £43,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.09% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £63,650 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
695 752 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.99% 98.04% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 568 629 818
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Oxford

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 25 (78.13%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Windows
3 21 (65.63%) Perl
4 18 (56.25%) CentOS
4 18 (56.25%) Puppet
5 16 (50.00%) Open Source
5 16 (50.00%) VMware
5 16 (50.00%) Ruby
5 16 (50.00%) Python
6 15 (46.88%) SAN
6 15 (46.88%) Red Hat
7 13 (40.63%) Blackberry
7 13 (40.63%) Debian
7 13 (40.63%) Android
7 13 (40.63%) iPhone
7 13 (40.63%) Windows Phone
8 10 (31.25%) Ubuntu
8 10 (31.25%) LAMP
8 10 (31.25%) Cisco
8 10 (31.25%) Juniper
8 10 (31.25%) Solaris
9 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 6 (18.75%) Subversion
11 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
11 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (15.63%) DevOps

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) Apache
1 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) DHCP
2 5 (15.63%) HTTP
2 5 (15.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 6 (18.75%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Open Source
2 13 (40.63%) Blackberry
2 13 (40.63%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Windows
3 18 (56.25%) CentOS
4 13 (40.63%) Debian
4 13 (40.63%) Android
4 13 (40.63%) Windows Phone
5 10 (31.25%) Ubuntu
5 10 (31.25%) Solaris
6 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (9.38%) Fedora
8 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (15.63%) DevOps
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) Migration
3 4 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Perl
2 16 (50.00%) Ruby
2 16 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
3 5 (15.63%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.38%) C
4 3 (9.38%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) Puppet
2 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) VMware
2 15 (46.88%) Red Hat
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco
3 10 (31.25%) Juniper
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.13%) Apple
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Benefits
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