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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 96 101 96
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 28 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.79% 1.28% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 1.32% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 24
Average salary £47,000 £40,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.77% -26.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £43,450 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1500 1367 1509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.91% 97.36% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1171 1261
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +4 23 £47,000 +9.30% 1
Abingdon - 1 £40,500 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (75.93%) VMware
3 34 (62.96%) Puppet
4 31 (57.41%) CentOS
5 30 (55.56%) Python
6 28 (51.85%) Windows
7 27 (50.00%) Perl
8 26 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (44.44%) Red Hat
10 21 (38.89%) Ruby
11 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (29.63%) Ubuntu
12 16 (29.63%) Open Source
13 15 (27.78%) Subversion
13 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
13 15 (27.78%) DNS
14 14 (25.93%) Apache
15 13 (24.07%) Tomcat
15 13 (24.07%) Blackberry
15 13 (24.07%) Android
15 13 (24.07%) iPhone
15 13 (24.07%) Windows Phone
15 13 (24.07%) Windows Server
16 12 (22.22%) Configuration Management
16 12 (22.22%) Java
16 12 (22.22%) MySQL
17 11 (20.37%) High Availability
18 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
19 9 (16.67%) LDAP
19 9 (16.67%) DevOps

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 14 (25.93%) Apache
2 13 (24.07%) Tomcat
3 7 (12.96%) IIS
4 6 (11.11%) nginx
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) DNS
2 9 (16.67%) LDAP
3 6 (11.11%) Firewall
3 6 (11.11%) Internet
3 6 (11.11%) SSL
4 5 (9.26%) DMZ
5 2 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.70%) SAN
5 2 (3.70%) VLAN
6 1 (1.85%) DHCP
6 1 (1.85%) HTTP
6 1 (1.85%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.85%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.85%) Wireless
6 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.85%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) MySQL
2 5 (9.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
1 15 (27.78%) Subversion
2 6 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (7.41%) Advertising
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Middleware
2 6 (11.11%) LAMP
2 6 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
2 6 (11.11%) Web Services
3 5 (9.26%) JMX
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Blackberry
1 13 (24.07%) iPhone
2 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.26%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.56%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (57.41%) CentOS
3 28 (51.85%) Windows
4 26 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (29.63%) Ubuntu
6 13 (24.07%) Android
6 13 (24.07%) Windows Phone
6 13 (24.07%) Windows Server
7 7 (12.96%) Unix
8 6 (11.11%) Debian
9 4 (7.41%) Fedora
10 2 (3.70%) FreeBSD
10 2 (3.70%) Solaris
10 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Open Source
2 12 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 11 (20.37%) High Availability
4 9 (16.67%) DevOps
5 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.26%) ITIL
6 5 (9.26%) ITSM
6 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.26%) Project Management
6 5 (9.26%) Release Management
6 5 (9.26%) Service Management
7 1 (1.85%) IC Design
7 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.85%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (55.56%) Python
2 27 (50.00%) Perl
3 21 (38.89%) Ruby
4 12 (22.22%) Java
5 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
6 7 (12.96%) PHP
6 7 (12.96%) SQL
7 2 (3.70%) C
8 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.26%) Postfix
4 2 (3.70%) NFS
4 2 (3.70%) Samba
5 1 (1.85%) qmail
5 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (62.96%) Puppet
2 7 (12.96%) Nagios
3 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.70%) Ansible
5 1 (1.85%) logstash
5 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (75.93%) VMware
2 24 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Sophos
4 1 (1.85%) Splunk
4 1 (1.85%) Sun
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Manor F1 Team
Salary: Depends on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago