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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 71 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 15 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.85% 1.72% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 1.83% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 9
Median salary £44,500 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.89% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
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
790 710 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.53% 94.16% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 692 558 610
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 August 2016.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxford

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 25 (67.57%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (48.65%) Internet
4 17 (45.95%) VMware
5 16 (43.24%) Python
5 16 (43.24%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (43.24%) Puppet
6 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (37.84%) Ruby
7 14 (37.84%) Java
7 14 (37.84%) Perl
7 14 (37.84%) PHP
7 14 (37.84%) Ansible
8 13 (35.14%) Red Hat
9 11 (29.73%) High Availability
10 10 (27.03%) Windows
11 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
12 8 (21.62%) Unix
13 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
13 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
14 6 (16.22%) ITIL
14 6 (16.22%) FreeBSD
14 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
14 6 (16.22%) DNS
14 6 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (16.22%) Marketing
14 6 (16.22%) CentOS
15 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
15 5 (13.51%) Office 365

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 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.11%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) nginx
3 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) Internet
2 6 (16.22%) DNS
3 4 (10.81%) Firewall
3 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
3 4 (10.81%) SAN
3 4 (10.81%) VPN
4 3 (8.11%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
General
1 6 (16.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Web Services
2 3 (8.11%) LAMP
2 3 (8.11%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) JMX
3 2 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Clustering
1 4 (10.81%) EqualLogic
2 3 (8.11%) Statistics
3 2 (5.41%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.41%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) Windows
3 8 (21.62%) Unix
4 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.22%) CentOS
5 6 (16.22%) FreeBSD
6 3 (8.11%) Ubuntu
6 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.41%) Debian
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (29.73%) High Availability
3 6 (16.22%) ITIL
4 3 (8.11%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (8.11%) Network Management
4 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
5 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.41%) Open Source
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Python
2 14 (37.84%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) Perl
2 14 (37.84%) PHP
2 14 (37.84%) Ruby
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) R
3 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.11%) Postfix
5 2 (5.41%) Docker
5 2 (5.41%) LXC
Systems Management
1 16 (43.24%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (43.24%) Puppet
2 14 (37.84%) Ansible
3 4 (10.81%) WSUS
4 3 (8.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) VMware
2 13 (35.14%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) Avaya
4 4 (10.81%) Dell
4 4 (10.81%) Fortinet
4 4 (10.81%) Sophos
5 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
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