The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 97 115 92
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 17 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.12% 0.70% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.72% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 16
Average salary £44,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £50,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Linux Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1449 1799 1727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.71% 96.56% 94.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 1557 1553
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Oxfordshire region.

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +9 14 £44,500 -19.09%
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Linux 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 Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (77.14%) Perl
2 27 (77.14%) Python
3 25 (71.43%) VMware
4 22 (62.86%) CentOS
5 21 (60.00%) Puppet
5 21 (60.00%) Ruby
6 17 (48.57%) Open Source
6 17 (48.57%) Windows
7 16 (45.71%) Blackberry
7 16 (45.71%) Windows Phone
7 16 (45.71%) Android
7 16 (45.71%) iPhone
8 15 (42.86%) Red Hat
9 14 (40.00%) LAMP
9 14 (40.00%) Debian
9 14 (40.00%) Ubuntu
10 13 (37.14%) Juniper
10 13 (37.14%) Solaris
10 13 (37.14%) Cisco
11 11 (31.43%) SAN
11 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (28.57%) JIRA
12 10 (28.57%) MySQL
12 10 (28.57%) Confluence
13 7 (20.00%) DevOps
13 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
14 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
14 6 (17.14%) Atlassian
14 6 (17.14%) Subversion

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Linux 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 Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (28.57%) Confluence
2 5 (14.29%) Apache
3 4 (11.43%) nginx
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) SAN
2 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 4 (11.43%) LDAP
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) SSH
4 1 (2.86%) VLAN
4 1 (2.86%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) Redis
2 4 (11.43%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) JIRA
2 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Open Source
2 16 (45.71%) Blackberry
2 16 (45.71%) iPhone
3 5 (14.29%) Wiki
4 4 (11.43%) Clustering
5 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (62.86%) CentOS
3 17 (48.57%) Windows
4 16 (45.71%) Android
4 16 (45.71%) Windows Phone
5 14 (40.00%) Debian
5 14 (40.00%) Ubuntu
6 13 (37.14%) Solaris
7 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.71%) UNIX
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) DevOps
2 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.86%) Time Management
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) Perl
1 27 (77.14%) Python
2 21 (60.00%) Ruby
3 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) Java
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) vSphere
4 2 (5.71%) vCloud
5 1 (2.86%) Samba
5 1 (2.86%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (60.00%) Puppet
2 4 (11.43%) Vagrant
2 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) VMware
2 15 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 13 (37.14%) Juniper
3 13 (37.14%) Cisco
4 6 (17.14%) Atlassian
5 4 (11.43%) New Relic
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) HP