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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 59 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 31 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.88% 2.59% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 2.65% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 31
Average salary £47,000 £43,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.30% -18.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
775 717 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.12% 97.68% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 657 597 642
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 February 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 38 (70.37%) Linux
2 32 (59.26%) VMware
3 27 (50.00%) Puppet
4 25 (46.30%) Windows
5 22 (40.74%) Python
6 21 (38.89%) Red Hat
7 20 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
9 18 (33.33%) CentOS
10 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (31.48%) Perl
10 17 (31.48%) Windows Server
11 15 (27.78%) Firewall
12 14 (25.93%) Internet
12 14 (25.93%) High Availability
13 13 (24.07%) Ruby
13 13 (24.07%) DNS
14 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
14 12 (22.22%) Apache
14 12 (22.22%) DevOps
15 11 (20.37%) Open Source
15 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
15 11 (20.37%) Java
15 11 (20.37%) MySQL
15 11 (20.37%) SAN
16 10 (18.52%) Subversion
17 9 (16.67%) Ubuntu
17 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
17 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
17 9 (16.67%) MongoDB

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (22.22%) Apache
2 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
3 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (11.11%) IIS
6 5 (9.26%) nginx
7 1 (1.85%) Lync
7 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Office
2 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) Firewall
2 14 (25.93%) Internet
3 13 (24.07%) DNS
4 11 (20.37%) SAN
5 8 (14.81%) iSCSI
5 8 (14.81%) LDAP
5 8 (14.81%) VPN
6 6 (11.11%) SSL
7 5 (9.26%) DMZ
8 2 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.85%) DHCP
9 1 (1.85%) HTTP
9 1 (1.85%) VLAN
9 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.85%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) MySQL
2 9 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Subversion
2 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.85%) Automotive
1 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) Web Services
2 6 (11.11%) JMX
2 6 (11.11%) Middleware
3 5 (9.26%) LAMP
3 5 (9.26%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Blackberry
1 8 (14.81%) Clustering
1 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
1 8 (14.81%) EqualLogic
1 8 (14.81%) iPhone
2 5 (9.26%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.56%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.85%) BBC
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (70.37%) Linux
2 25 (46.30%) Windows
3 20 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (33.33%) CentOS
5 17 (31.48%) Windows Server
6 9 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (14.81%) Android
7 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
7 8 (14.81%) Windows Phone
8 4 (7.41%) Unix
9 3 (5.56%) Debian
9 3 (5.56%) Fedora
10 2 (3.70%) Solaris
11 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) High Availability
2 12 (22.22%) DevOps
3 11 (20.37%) Open Source
4 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
4 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (11.11%) ITIL
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.26%) ITSM
6 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.26%) Project Management
6 5 (9.26%) Release Management
6 5 (9.26%) Service Management
7 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Information Security
9 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.85%) Migration
10 1 (1.85%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) Python
2 17 (31.48%) Perl
3 13 (24.07%) Ruby
4 11 (20.37%) Java
5 6 (11.11%) PHP
6 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
6 5 (9.26%) SQL
7 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) CCNA
1 1 (1.85%) CCNP
1 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
2 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.26%) Postfix
5 2 (3.70%) NFS
5 2 (3.70%) Samba
6 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (50.00%) Puppet
2 8 (14.81%) WSUS
3 6 (11.11%) Nagios
4 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) VMware
2 21 (38.89%) Red Hat
3 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.81%) Avaya
4 8 (14.81%) Dell
4 8 (14.81%) Fortinet
4 8 (14.81%) Sophos
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco
7 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.85%) Sun
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