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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 68 38 54
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 10 42 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.37% 4.47% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 4.61% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 34 23
Average salary £40,000 £51,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +26.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
691 912 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.40% 97.12% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 618 809 715
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (92.11%) Debian
3 31 (81.58%) Ruby
3 31 (81.58%) Python
3 31 (81.58%) Perl
4 29 (76.32%) Apache
5 22 (57.89%) Red Hat
5 22 (57.89%) QA
6 21 (55.26%) nginx
6 21 (55.26%) HTTP
6 21 (55.26%) Citrix
7 20 (52.63%) MySQL
8 16 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (39.47%) XenServer
9 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
9 15 (39.47%) Xen
10 13 (34.21%) Windows
11 12 (31.58%) Tomcat
11 12 (31.58%) DevOps
12 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
13 8 (21.05%) Java
14 7 (18.42%) Degree
15 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
15 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
15 6 (15.79%) C
15 6 (15.79%) UNIX
15 6 (15.79%) Puppet
15 6 (15.79%) Open Source
16 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
16 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (76.32%) Apache
2 21 (55.26%) nginx
3 12 (31.58%) Tomcat
4 4 (10.53%) Confluence
5 3 (7.89%) IIS
6 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
6 2 (5.26%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) HTTP
2 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.53%) LDAP
3 2 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Subversion
3 4 (10.53%) JIRA
4 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.26%) Publishing
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
1 4 (10.53%) MCollective
2 2 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.79%) Open Source
3 4 (10.53%) Wiki
4 1 (2.63%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (92.11%) Debian
3 16 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (34.21%) Windows
5 6 (15.79%) UNIX
6 5 (13.16%) Fedora
7 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
7 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) DevOps
2 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.26%) Project Management
3 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.26%) Web Development
3 2 (5.26%) Software Deployment
3 2 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (2.63%) OO
4 1 (2.63%) CRM
4 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) Perl
1 31 (81.58%) Python
1 31 (81.58%) Ruby
2 8 (21.05%) Java
3 6 (15.79%) C
3 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) SQL
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (57.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) Xen
1 15 (39.47%) XenServer
2 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Red Hat
2 21 (55.26%) Citrix
3 5 (13.16%) VMware
4 4 (10.53%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.26%) Percona
5 2 (5.26%) New Relic
5 2 (5.26%) JBoss
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
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