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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 60 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 17 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.24% 2.53% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 2.58% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 26
Average salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £38,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £60,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,800 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
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
724 930 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.26% 98.20% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 623 789 932
Average salary £40,450 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £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 24 December 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 18 (72.00%) Windows
3 17 (68.00%) Debian
4 15 (60.00%) Perl
5 14 (56.00%) Open Source
6 13 (52.00%) Python
6 13 (52.00%) VMware
6 13 (52.00%) Ruby
6 13 (52.00%) Ubuntu
7 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
7 11 (44.00%) CentOS
7 11 (44.00%) Puppet
8 9 (36.00%) Solaris
8 9 (36.00%) Cisco
8 9 (36.00%) Juniper
8 9 (36.00%) SAN
8 9 (36.00%) Blackberry
8 9 (36.00%) LAMP
8 9 (36.00%) Android
8 9 (36.00%) iPhone
8 9 (36.00%) Windows Phone
9 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
11 5 (20.00%) Apache
11 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
11 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.00%) Atlassian
12 4 (16.00%) C
12 4 (16.00%) Java

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
1 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) LDAP
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Subversion
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) LAMP
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Open Source
2 9 (36.00%) iPhone
2 9 (36.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (16.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 18 (72.00%) Windows
3 17 (68.00%) Debian
4 13 (52.00%) Ubuntu
5 11 (44.00%) CentOS
6 9 (36.00%) Android
6 9 (36.00%) Solaris
6 9 (36.00%) Windows Phone
7 4 (16.00%) Fedora
8 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (16.00%) Information Security
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) Web Development
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.00%) ERP
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Perl
2 13 (52.00%) Python
2 13 (52.00%) Ruby
3 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (16.00%) C
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (36.00%) Juniper
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) Atlassian
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