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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 67 68 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 8 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.09% 2.51% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 2.58% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 37
Average salary £40,250 £42,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +6.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
695 968 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.82% 97.19% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 615 836 923
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,250 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) Debian
3 14 (77.78%) Windows
4 11 (61.11%) Ruby
4 11 (61.11%) Perl
4 11 (61.11%) Python
5 9 (50.00%) Apache
5 9 (50.00%) Open Source
6 8 (44.44%) Ubuntu
6 8 (44.44%) VMware
6 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
7 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 5 (27.78%) Java
8 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
8 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
9 4 (22.22%) Cisco
9 4 (22.22%) LDAP
9 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 4 (22.22%) Blackberry
9 4 (22.22%) Juniper
9 4 (22.22%) SAN
9 4 (22.22%) C
9 4 (22.22%) Solaris
9 4 (22.22%) Web Services
9 4 (22.22%) Fedora
9 4 (22.22%) LAMP
9 4 (22.22%) Subversion
9 4 (22.22%) Wiki
9 4 (22.22%) Atlassian
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 9 (50.00%) Apache
2 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (22.22%) Confluence
4 3 (16.67%) nginx
5 2 (11.11%) CMS
5 2 (11.11%) JBoss
6 1 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LDAP
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
1 4 (22.22%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 4 (22.22%) Wiki
2 4 (22.22%) iPhone
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) Debian
3 14 (77.78%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) Ubuntu
5 4 (22.22%) Android
5 4 (22.22%) CentOS
5 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Phone
5 4 (22.22%) Solaris
5 4 (22.22%) Fedora
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Perl
1 11 (61.11%) Python
1 11 (61.11%) Ruby
2 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) C
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) XenServer
3 3 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Atlassian
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) Juniper
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago