The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 107 76 83
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 25 45 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.31% 2.41% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 2.55% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 30
Average salary £52,500 £47,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.94% +19.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,983
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1838 1765 1593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.58% 94.33% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1593 1426
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,332
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Administrator
South East

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
Oxford -11 20 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 48 (69.57%) Linux
2 37 (53.62%) Red Hat
3 34 (49.28%) MySQL
3 34 (49.28%) Debian
4 30 (43.48%) Citrix
5 28 (40.58%) Windows
5 28 (40.58%) Perl
6 24 (34.78%) Apache
6 24 (34.78%) Python
6 24 (34.78%) Ruby
7 23 (33.33%) QA
7 23 (33.33%) XenServer
8 20 (28.99%) nginx
8 20 (28.99%) HTTP
9 19 (27.54%) Puppet
10 18 (26.09%) Xen
11 17 (24.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (24.64%) ActiveMQ
12 16 (23.19%) Computer Science
13 15 (21.74%) VMware
13 15 (21.74%) Clustering
14 13 (18.84%) Active Directory
14 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
15 12 (17.39%) SAN
16 9 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
16 9 (13.04%) Percona
17 8 (11.59%) Bash Shell
17 8 (11.59%) IIS
17 8 (11.59%) RHCE

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 24 (34.78%) Apache
2 20 (28.99%) nginx
3 8 (11.59%) IIS
4 5 (7.25%) Confluence
5 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.35%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.45%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.99%) HTTP
2 12 (17.39%) SAN
3 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.14%) LDAP
5 5 (7.25%) Firewall
6 3 (4.35%) DNS
6 3 (4.35%) DHCP
7 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.90%) SMTP
8 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.45%) LAN
8 1 (1.45%) WAN
8 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (49.28%) MySQL
2 5 (7.25%) MariaDB
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) JIRA
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Front Office
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (2.90%) MCollective
2 2 (2.90%) Itk
2 2 (2.90%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (2.90%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Computer Science
2 15 (21.74%) Clustering
3 5 (7.25%) Wiki
4 2 (2.90%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.90%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.45%) Replication
5 1 (1.45%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 48 (69.57%) Linux
2 34 (49.28%) Debian
3 28 (40.58%) Windows
4 17 (24.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.25%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.25%) CentOS
6 4 (5.80%) UNIX
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
2 7 (10.14%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (2.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (2.90%) PLM
5 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.90%) ERP
5 2 (2.90%) CRM
5 2 (2.90%) ITIL
5 2 (2.90%) CAD
5 2 (2.90%) Workflow
5 2 (2.90%) Change Management
5 2 (2.90%) Project Management
6 1 (1.45%) OO
6 1 (1.45%) Web Development
6 1 (1.45%) Database Tuning
6 1 (1.45%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.45%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.45%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.58%) Perl
2 24 (34.78%) Python
2 24 (34.78%) Ruby
3 8 (11.59%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.35%) SQL
4 3 (4.35%) Java
5 2 (2.90%) PHP
6 1 (1.45%) PowerHouse
6 1 (1.45%) C
6 1 (1.45%) C#
6 1 (1.45%) C++
6 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.59%) RHCE
3 7 (10.14%) Degree
3 7 (10.14%) CCNA
4 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.80%) MCITP
5 4 (5.80%) MCSE
6 2 (2.90%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (33.33%) XenServer
2 18 (26.09%) Xen
3 13 (18.84%) Active Directory
4 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.90%) vSphere
6 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (27.54%) Puppet
2 6 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (53.62%) Red Hat
2 30 (43.48%) Citrix
3 15 (21.74%) VMware
4 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.04%) Percona
6 5 (7.25%) Cisco
6 5 (7.25%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle
7 2 (2.90%) Siemens
8 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.45%) Tableau
8 1 (1.45%) New Relic
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Posted: Yesterday
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