The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 89 80 73
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 26 49 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.75% 2.69% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 2.79% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21 42 51
Average salary £33,500 £42,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.71% +4.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £69,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +6.29%
Systems 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
1398 1754 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.27% 96.43% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1513 1622
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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 -12 6 £36,750 -30.00%
Wallingford - 5 £30,000 -
Abingdon -8 4 £27,500 -14.06% 2
Kidlington - 1 £23,750 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 47 (88.68%) Linux
2 34 (64.15%) Perl
3 32 (60.38%) Apache
3 32 (60.38%) Python
4 27 (50.94%) Windows
5 26 (49.06%) Debian
6 22 (41.51%) Ruby
6 22 (41.51%) Git (software)
6 22 (41.51%) nginx
7 21 (39.62%) Shell Script
8 19 (35.85%) Red Hat
8 19 (35.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (32.08%) HTTP
10 16 (30.19%) MySQL
11 14 (26.42%) LAMP
11 14 (26.42%) Open Source
11 14 (26.42%) Bash Shell
12 13 (24.53%) Subversion
13 12 (22.64%) QA
13 12 (22.64%) Java
13 12 (22.64%) Tomcat
13 12 (22.64%) Citrix
13 12 (22.64%) DevOps
14 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
14 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
14 11 (20.75%) PHP
15 10 (18.87%) VMware
16 9 (16.98%) Xen
16 9 (16.98%) Degree
16 9 (16.98%) JIRA

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (60.38%) Apache
2 22 (41.51%) nginx
3 12 (22.64%) Tomcat
4 9 (16.98%) Confluence
5 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
6 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.66%) IIS
7 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.77%) JBoss
7 2 (3.77%) CMS
7 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.08%) HTTP
2 11 (20.75%) TCP/IP
3 9 (16.98%) Firewall
4 7 (13.21%) SSH
5 6 (11.32%) DNS
6 5 (9.43%) SNMP
6 5 (9.43%) SMTP
7 4 (7.55%) LDAP
8 3 (5.66%) VPN
9 2 (3.77%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.77%) FTP
9 2 (3.77%) SAN
9 2 (3.77%) Internet
10 1 (1.89%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (1.89%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Git (software)
2 13 (24.53%) Subversion
3 9 (16.98%) JIRA
4 2 (3.77%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.77%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) LAMP
2 9 (16.98%) Web Services
3 5 (9.43%) XML
4 2 (3.77%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (3.77%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (3.77%) MCollective
5 1 (1.89%) HTML
5 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Open Source
2 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.55%) Wiki
4 2 (3.77%) Biotechnology
4 2 (3.77%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 47 (88.68%) Linux
2 27 (50.94%) Windows
3 26 (49.06%) Debian
4 19 (35.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (16.98%) Ubuntu
6 8 (15.09%) UNIX
6 8 (15.09%) Fedora
7 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.89%) SELinux
9 1 (1.89%) Android
9 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) DevOps
2 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
4 7 (13.21%) Server Monitoring
5 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.77%) Data Management
6 2 (3.77%) Web Development
6 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.77%) Project Management
6 2 (3.77%) Workflow
6 2 (3.77%) Service Management
6 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.77%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.89%) CRM
7 1 (1.89%) OO
7 1 (1.89%) Investment Management
7 1 (1.89%) Fund Management
7 1 (1.89%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (64.15%) Perl
2 32 (60.38%) Python
3 22 (41.51%) Ruby
4 21 (39.62%) Shell Script
5 14 (26.42%) Bash Shell
6 12 (22.64%) Java
7 11 (20.75%) PHP
8 8 (15.09%) C
9 2 (3.77%) tcsh
10 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.98%) Xen
2 9 (16.98%) XenServer
3 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (11.32%) Postfix
4 6 (11.32%) Sendmail
5 5 (9.43%) NFS
6 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Puppet
2 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.55%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.77%) WSUS
3 2 (3.77%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Red Hat
2 12 (22.64%) Citrix
3 10 (18.87%) VMware
4 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.55%) Atlassian
6 3 (5.66%) New Relic
7 2 (3.77%) Avaya
7 2 (3.77%) BMC
7 2 (3.77%) Dell
7 2 (3.77%) Percona
8 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.89%) SAP
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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