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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 108 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 8 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.53% 0.86% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.89% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 15
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,722 £40,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,330 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.81% +0.82%
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
1421 1462 1642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.30% 96.25% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1255 1456
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -5 6 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Python
3 17 (65.38%) VMware
4 16 (61.54%) Perl
5 14 (53.85%) Ruby
6 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (46.15%) CentOS
7 10 (38.46%) ITIL
7 10 (38.46%) Cisco
7 10 (38.46%) Juniper
8 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
8 9 (34.62%) Solaris
8 9 (34.62%) Internet
9 8 (30.77%) Puppet
10 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (26.92%) Debian
10 7 (26.92%) Ubuntu
11 6 (23.08%) MySQL
12 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
12 5 (19.23%) LDAP
12 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
12 5 (19.23%) JIRA
12 5 (19.23%) Clustering
12 5 (19.23%) Confluence
13 4 (15.38%) MariaDB
13 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
13 4 (15.38%) Nagios
13 4 (15.38%) Wiki
13 4 (15.38%) Windows
14 3 (11.54%) Subversion

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (19.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Internet
2 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) LDAP
3 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) HTTP
4 1 (3.85%) SMTP
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) MariaDB
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
2 4 (15.38%) Wiki
3 3 (11.54%) iPhone
3 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) CentOS
3 9 (34.62%) Solaris
4 7 (26.92%) Debian
4 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (26.92%) Ubuntu
5 4 (15.38%) Windows
6 3 (11.54%) Android
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Phone
7 2 (7.69%) UNIX
7 2 (7.69%) SUSE
8 1 (3.85%) Fedora
8 1 (3.85%) AIX
8 1 (3.85%) HPUX
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Open Source
2 3 (11.54%) DevOps
3 2 (7.69%) Network Management
3 2 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Management
4 1 (3.85%) Network Design
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Python
2 16 (61.54%) Perl
3 14 (53.85%) Ruby
4 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.54%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) vCloud
5 1 (3.85%) NFS
5 1 (3.85%) Gluster
5 1 (3.85%) Squid
5 1 (3.85%) qmail
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Puppet
2 4 (15.38%) Nagios
3 2 (7.69%) Cacti
3 2 (7.69%) Ganglia
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.85%) Ansible
4 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) Juniper
3 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Apple
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) Percona
4 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Sybase
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago