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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 79 89 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 29 29 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.22% 1.85% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 1.90% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 41
Average salary £43,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.09% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £65,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
1261 1523 1614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.33% 97.38% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 1281 1467
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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 +1 19 £43,000 -18.09% 5
Bicester - 3 £55,000 -
Abingdon - 3 £41,000 -
Banbury - 1 £32,500 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 46 (75.41%) Linux
2 39 (63.93%) Windows
3 31 (50.82%) Perl
4 26 (42.62%) Python
5 25 (40.98%) SAN
5 25 (40.98%) VMware
6 24 (39.34%) Puppet
7 20 (32.79%) LAMP
8 19 (31.15%) CentOS
9 18 (29.51%) Open Source
10 17 (27.87%) Ruby
10 17 (27.87%) Ubuntu
10 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
11 16 (26.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (24.59%) Red Hat
13 14 (22.95%) MySQL
13 14 (22.95%) Bash Shell
14 13 (21.31%) Windows Phone
14 13 (21.31%) Debian
14 13 (21.31%) Android
14 13 (21.31%) iPhone
14 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
14 13 (21.31%) Blackberry
15 12 (19.67%) Firewall
15 12 (19.67%) PHP
15 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
16 11 (18.03%) Migration
16 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2013
16 11 (18.03%) Opscode Chef

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (16.39%) Apache
3 9 (14.75%) SharePoint
4 6 (9.84%) nginx
4 6 (9.84%) Confluence
4 6 (9.84%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.92%) IIS
6 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.64%) CMS
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.20%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.92%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.92%) SaaS
3 3 (4.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.98%) SAN
2 12 (19.67%) Firewall
3 6 (9.84%) IP Telephony
3 6 (9.84%) DNS
3 6 (9.84%) HTTP
4 5 (8.20%) DHCP
5 3 (4.92%) VPN
5 3 (4.92%) Internet
5 3 (4.92%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.28%) SSH
7 1 (1.64%) TETRA
7 1 (1.64%) NAS
7 1 (1.64%) SMTP
7 1 (1.64%) SNMP
7 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) MySQL
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Subversion
1 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.84%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.56%) Automotive
2 3 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.79%) LAMP
2 1 (1.64%) Web Services
2 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Open Source
2 13 (21.31%) iPhone
2 13 (21.31%) Blackberry
3 9 (14.75%) EqualLogic
4 3 (4.92%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.64%) Wiki
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 46 (75.41%) Linux
2 39 (63.93%) Windows
3 19 (31.15%) CentOS
4 17 (27.87%) Ubuntu
5 16 (26.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (21.31%) Windows Phone
6 13 (21.31%) Android
6 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (21.31%) Debian
7 10 (16.39%) Solaris
8 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
9 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (6.56%) UNIX
11 3 (4.92%) Fedora
12 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Migration
1 11 (18.03%) DevOps
2 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
3 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.56%) Information Security
6 1 (1.64%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.64%) ERP
6 1 (1.64%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.64%) Time Management
6 1 (1.64%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.64%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.64%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.64%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) Perl
2 26 (42.62%) Python
3 17 (27.87%) Ruby
4 14 (22.95%) Bash Shell
5 12 (19.67%) PHP
6 10 (16.39%) Shell Script
7 7 (11.48%) Java
8 3 (4.92%) C
9 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
1 2 (3.28%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.92%) vSphere
4 3 (4.92%) vCloud
5 2 (3.28%) NFS
6 1 (1.64%) Samba
6 1 (1.64%) Postfix
6 1 (1.64%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 24 (39.34%) Puppet
2 11 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (9.84%) Vagrant
4 3 (4.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) VMware
2 15 (24.59%) Red Hat
3 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (16.39%) Cisco
4 10 (16.39%) Juniper
5 9 (14.75%) Avaya
5 9 (14.75%) Dell
6 7 (11.48%) Atlassian
7 6 (9.84%) New Relic
8 3 (4.92%) Google
9 1 (1.64%) Apple
9 1 (1.64%) Citrix
9 1 (1.64%) Rackspace
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