The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxford region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 60 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 11 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.66% 3.85% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 3.95% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 22
Median salary £35,000 £46,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.91% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
649 709 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 98.18% 97.52% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 538 620 600
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 23 February 2017.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Office 365
3 13 (41.94%) Unix
3 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
3 13 (41.94%) VMware
4 12 (38.71%) SharePoint
4 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (35.48%) DNS
5 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 11 (35.48%) Windows
5 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
6 10 (32.26%) Perl
6 10 (32.26%) Python
7 9 (29.03%) DHCP
7 9 (29.03%) Ruby
8 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
10 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
10 6 (19.35%) Internet
11 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
12 4 (12.90%) Network Security
12 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
12 4 (12.90%) Firewall
13 3 (9.68%) Information Security Management
13 3 (9.68%) Security Management
13 3 (9.68%) Information Security
13 3 (9.68%) Web Development
13 3 (9.68%) SAN
13 3 (9.68%) Apache
13 3 (9.68%) ITIL

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (38.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) lighttpd
4 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) DNS
2 9 (29.03%) DHCP
3 6 (19.35%) Internet
4 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
5 4 (12.90%) Firewall
5 4 (12.90%) Network Security
6 3 (9.68%) SAN
7 1 (3.23%) LDAP
7 1 (3.23%) SSL
7 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) InfluxDB
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) LAMP
1 2 (6.45%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.23%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
2 2 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Unix
3 11 (35.48%) Windows
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
5 3 (9.68%) Mac OS
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.45%) Debian
6 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.23%) CentOS
7 1 (3.23%) FreeBSD
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Security
1 3 (9.68%) Information Security
1 3 (9.68%) Information Security Management
1 3 (9.68%) ITIL
1 3 (9.68%) Security Management
1 3 (9.68%) Web Development
2 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.23%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Migration
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (3.23%) MVC
3 1 (3.23%) Network Management
3 1 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
3 1 (3.23%) Project Management
3 1 (3.23%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Perl
1 10 (32.26%) Python
2 9 (29.03%) Ruby
3 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.45%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) C#
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.68%) Postfix
5 2 (6.45%) Docker
5 2 (6.45%) LXC
6 1 (3.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
2 2 (6.45%) Nagios
2 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.45%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Cacti
3 1 (3.23%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) VMware
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Apple
4 2 (6.45%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds