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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 64 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 15 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.95% 2.65% 3.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 2.77% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 28
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £29,000 £40,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
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
727 722 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.42% 95.76% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 602 663 818
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 5 August 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 30 (76.92%) Linux
2 23 (58.97%) Python
3 22 (56.41%) Perl
4 20 (51.28%) VMware
5 17 (43.59%) CentOS
6 16 (41.03%) ITIL
7 15 (38.46%) Ruby
8 14 (35.90%) Windows
9 12 (30.77%) Puppet
10 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
10 11 (28.21%) Cisco
11 10 (25.64%) Internet
11 10 (25.64%) Debian
11 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
12 9 (23.08%) Ubuntu
12 9 (23.08%) Firewall
12 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
12 9 (23.08%) Juniper
12 9 (23.08%) Solaris
13 8 (20.51%) Apache
13 8 (20.51%) LAN
13 8 (20.51%) WAN
13 8 (20.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell
15 6 (15.38%) Open Source
15 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
15 6 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (15.38%) Android
15 6 (15.38%) iPhone

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 8 (20.51%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.56%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
2 10 (25.64%) Internet
3 9 (23.08%) Firewall
4 8 (20.51%) LAN
4 8 (20.51%) WAN
5 6 (15.38%) SAN
6 4 (10.26%) DNS
7 3 (7.69%) VPN
7 3 (7.69%) DHCP
7 3 (7.69%) LDAP
7 3 (7.69%) Network Security
8 2 (5.13%) VLAN
8 2 (5.13%) HTTP
8 2 (5.13%) SSL
9 1 (2.56%) OSPF
9 1 (2.56%) BGP
9 1 (2.56%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.56%) H.323
9 1 (2.56%) SMTP
9 1 (2.56%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) DB2
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Subversion
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
General
1 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.38%) iPhone
2 6 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.69%) Clustering
4 2 (5.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Linux
2 17 (43.59%) CentOS
3 14 (35.90%) Windows
4 10 (25.64%) Debian
5 9 (23.08%) Ubuntu
5 9 (23.08%) Solaris
6 8 (20.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (15.38%) Windows Phone
7 6 (15.38%) Android
8 2 (5.13%) UNIX
8 2 (5.13%) SUSE
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.56%) AIX
9 1 (2.56%) HPUX
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Open Source
3 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.82%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Information Security
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps
6 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Data Management
6 1 (2.56%) Network Design
6 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.56%) Change Management
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Python
2 22 (56.41%) Perl
3 15 (38.46%) Ruby
4 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) SQL
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) CCNA
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.13%) MCSE
1 2 (5.13%) MCSA
2 1 (2.56%) CCNP
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) qmail
4 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.56%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Puppet
2 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) WSUS
3 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) VMware
2 11 (28.21%) Cisco
3 9 (23.08%) Juniper
4 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.13%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) EMC
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) IBM
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle
7 1 (2.56%) Sybase
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec
7 1 (2.56%) CommVault
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