The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 103 106 96
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 15 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.01% 0.70% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.74% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 18
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £48,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
1439 1488 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.77% 94.36% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1135 1219 1238
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

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 29 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +11 13 £56,250 -10.00% 1
Abingdon - 1 £50,000 -
Witney - 1 £45,000 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Linux 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) Puppet
2 19 (73.08%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (69.23%) Python
4 17 (65.38%) Ansible
5 16 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (61.54%) Internet
6 15 (57.69%) Perl
6 15 (57.69%) PHP
6 15 (57.69%) Ruby
6 15 (57.69%) VMware
7 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (46.15%) Java
9 10 (38.46%) Ubuntu
10 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
11 8 (30.77%) DNS
11 8 (30.77%) High Availability
12 6 (23.08%) CentOS
12 6 (23.08%) MySQL
12 6 (23.08%) Unix
13 5 (19.23%) Apache
13 5 (19.23%) LAMP
13 5 (19.23%) LEMP Stack
13 5 (19.23%) nginx
14 4 (15.38%) Postfix
14 4 (15.38%) Hedge funds
14 4 (15.38%) Docker
14 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
14 4 (15.38%) LXC
14 4 (15.38%) Debian

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (19.23%) Apache
1 5 (19.23%) nginx
2 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Internet
2 8 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) LAMP
1 5 (19.23%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) JMX
3 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 4 (15.38%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Ubuntu
3 6 (23.08%) CentOS
3 6 (23.08%) Unix
4 4 (15.38%) Debian
5 2 (7.69%) FreeBSD
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (30.77%) High Availability
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Python
2 15 (57.69%) Perl
2 15 (57.69%) PHP
2 15 (57.69%) Ruby
3 12 (46.15%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) LXC
2 4 (15.38%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 19 (73.08%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (73.08%) Puppet
2 17 (65.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
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