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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 93 112 94
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 19 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.23% 0.75% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.79% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 14
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
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
1476 1653 1763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.35% 95.83% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1208 1488 1517
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 £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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
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 3 June 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 +16 16 £47,500 -13.63%
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (77.42%) VMware
3 22 (70.97%) Perl
3 22 (70.97%) Python
4 20 (64.52%) Ruby
5 19 (61.29%) CentOS
6 14 (45.16%) Juniper
6 14 (45.16%) Cisco
6 14 (45.16%) Puppet
7 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
7 13 (41.94%) Solaris
8 12 (38.71%) Windows
9 11 (35.48%) Blackberry
9 11 (35.48%) Windows Phone
9 11 (35.48%) Android
9 11 (35.48%) iPhone
9 11 (35.48%) Open Source
10 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (32.26%) Debian
10 10 (32.26%) Ubuntu
10 10 (32.26%) ITIL
11 9 (29.03%) Internet
11 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (22.58%) JIRA
12 7 (22.58%) Confluence
13 6 (19.35%) Subversion
13 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
13 6 (19.35%) LAMP
13 6 (19.35%) SAN
13 6 (19.35%) MySQL

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 7 (22.58%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) nginx
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Internet
2 6 (19.35%) SAN
3 5 (16.13%) LDAP
3 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.68%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall
5 1 (3.23%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) SSL
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) SMTP
5 1 (3.23%) DHCP
5 1 (3.23%) HTTP
5 1 (3.23%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) JIRA
2 6 (19.35%) Subversion
2 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Blackberry
1 11 (35.48%) iPhone
2 5 (16.13%) Clustering
2 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.90%) Wiki
4 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) CentOS
3 13 (41.94%) Solaris
4 12 (38.71%) Windows
5 11 (35.48%) Windows Phone
5 11 (35.48%) Android
6 10 (32.26%) Debian
6 10 (32.26%) Ubuntu
7 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.45%) SUSE
9 1 (3.23%) AIX
9 1 (3.23%) HPUX
9 1 (3.23%) UNIX
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Open Source
2 10 (32.26%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps
4 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.23%) Data Management
5 1 (3.23%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Perl
1 22 (70.97%) Python
2 20 (64.52%) Ruby
3 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) qmail
3 1 (3.23%) Squid
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) VMware
2 14 (45.16%) Juniper
2 14 (45.16%) Cisco
3 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
5 2 (6.45%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) EMC
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) Sybase
6 1 (3.23%) New Relic