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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 70 65 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 12 10 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.59% 1.36% 4.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.44% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 36
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
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
708 693 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.90% 94.54% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 553 621 813
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (75.76%) Linux
2 21 (63.64%) Python
3 19 (57.58%) Perl
4 18 (54.55%) VMware
5 16 (48.48%) ITIL
6 14 (42.42%) CentOS
7 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (36.36%) Ruby
7 12 (36.36%) Cisco
8 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 11 (33.33%) Debian
9 10 (30.30%) Ubuntu
9 10 (30.30%) Solaris
9 10 (30.30%) Internet
9 10 (30.30%) Firewall
10 9 (27.27%) Juniper
10 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
11 8 (24.24%) Windows
11 8 (24.24%) Apache
11 8 (24.24%) LAN
11 8 (24.24%) WAN
11 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
11 8 (24.24%) Puppet
12 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
12 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
12 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
13 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
13 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (15.15%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (12.12%) Subversion

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (24.24%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Lync
3 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (30.30%) Internet
2 10 (30.30%) Firewall
3 8 (24.24%) LAN
3 8 (24.24%) WAN
4 4 (12.12%) LDAP
5 3 (9.09%) VPN
5 3 (9.09%) DNS
5 3 (9.09%) SAN
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
6 2 (6.06%) SSL
6 2 (6.06%) DHCP
7 1 (3.03%) HTTP
7 1 (3.03%) SMTP
7 1 (3.03%) ADSL
7 1 (3.03%) VoIP
7 1 (3.03%) OSPF
7 1 (3.03%) BGP
7 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Subversion
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) iPhone
3 2 (6.06%) Wiki
4 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) CentOS
3 11 (33.33%) Debian
4 10 (30.30%) Solaris
4 10 (30.30%) Ubuntu
5 8 (24.24%) Windows
6 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (9.09%) Android
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Phone
7 3 (9.09%) UNIX
8 2 (6.06%) SUSE
9 1 (3.03%) Fedora
9 1 (3.03%) AIX
9 1 (3.03%) HPUX
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.12%) Information Security
4 3 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) DevOps
5 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.03%) Data Management
5 1 (3.03%) Network Design
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) Python
2 19 (57.58%) Perl
3 12 (36.36%) Ruby
4 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) CCNA
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) MCSE
1 2 (6.06%) MCSA
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) qmail
4 1 (3.03%) NFS
4 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.03%) Samba
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.03%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Puppet
2 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
3 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) VMware
2 12 (36.36%) Cisco
3 9 (27.27%) Juniper
4 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) EMC
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) Sybase
6 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.03%) Symantec
6 1 (3.03%) CommVault
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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