The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 111 113 108
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 2 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.13% 0.36% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.37% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Average salary £55,000 £72,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +27.77%
Senior 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
1458 1621 1578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.92% 96.72% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1422 1446
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Senior Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior 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 Senior Linux Administrator within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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 +8 2 £55,000 -24.13%
Senior Linux Administrator
South East

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Red Hat
3 12 (80.00%) QA
4 11 (73.33%) Ruby
4 11 (73.33%) Debian
4 11 (73.33%) HTTP
4 11 (73.33%) Citrix
4 11 (73.33%) MySQL
4 11 (73.33%) Apache
4 11 (73.33%) Python
4 11 (73.33%) Perl
4 11 (73.33%) XenServer
4 11 (73.33%) nginx
4 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (66.67%) DevOps
5 10 (66.67%) Xen
5 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
6 3 (20.00%) CentOS
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) SAN
6 3 (20.00%) NAS
7 1 (6.67%) Puppet
7 1 (6.67%) Percona
7 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (6.67%) RHCE
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (73.33%) Apache
1 11 (73.33%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) HTTP
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Debian
2 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Ruby
1 11 (73.33%) Python
1 11 (73.33%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) RHCE
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) XenServer
2 10 (66.67%) Xen
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Red Hat
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Percona
3 1 (6.67%) VMware