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 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
System Administrator
Rank 83 65 78
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 30 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.97% 3.40% 2.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 3.52% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28 47 37
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £32,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.18% +12.14%
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
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%

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 September 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 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
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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 -23 9 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Wallingford - 5 £30,000 -
Abingdon -18 2 £27,500 -14.06% 1
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 60 (93.75%) Linux
2 45 (70.31%) Perl
3 43 (67.19%) Python
4 41 (64.06%) Apache
5 37 (57.81%) Debian
6 33 (51.56%) Ruby
7 32 (50.00%) nginx
8 29 (45.31%) Red Hat
9 27 (42.19%) HTTP
10 26 (40.63%) MySQL
10 26 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (35.94%) QA
11 23 (35.94%) Windows
12 22 (34.38%) Citrix
12 22 (34.38%) Git (software)
13 19 (29.69%) Shell Script
14 17 (26.56%) Bash Shell
14 17 (26.56%) DevOps
15 16 (25.00%) XenServer
16 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
16 15 (23.44%) Xen
17 14 (21.88%) LAMP
18 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
18 13 (20.31%) Degree
19 12 (18.75%) Open Source
20 11 (17.19%) Puppet
20 11 (17.19%) Subversion
20 11 (17.19%) UNIX
20 11 (17.19%) PHP
20 11 (17.19%) Java

Systems 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 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 41 (64.06%) Apache
2 32 (50.00%) nginx
3 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
4 9 (14.06%) Confluence
5 3 (4.69%) IIS
6 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.13%) CMS
7 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Magento
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.19%) HTTP
2 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
3 8 (12.50%) DNS
4 7 (10.94%) Firewall
4 7 (10.94%) SSH
5 5 (7.81%) SMTP
5 5 (7.81%) SNMP
6 4 (6.25%) LDAP
7 2 (3.13%) DHCP
7 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.13%) FTP
7 2 (3.13%) LAN
7 2 (3.13%) WAN
7 2 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.56%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.63%) MySQL
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.19%) Subversion
3 9 (14.06%) JIRA
4 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.13%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.13%) Publishing
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) LAMP
2 9 (14.06%) Web Services
3 5 (7.81%) XML
4 4 (6.25%) MCollective
5 3 (4.69%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (3.13%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (1.56%) HTML
7 1 (1.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.75%) Open Source
3 4 (6.25%) Wiki
4 1 (1.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 60 (93.75%) Linux
2 37 (57.81%) Debian
3 26 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (35.94%) Windows
5 11 (17.19%) UNIX
6 9 (14.06%) Ubuntu
7 6 (9.38%) Fedora
8 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.56%) CentOS
10 1 (1.56%) Android
10 1 (1.56%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) DevOps
2 9 (14.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (10.94%) E-Commerce
3 7 (10.94%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.13%) Service Management
6 2 (3.13%) Workflow
6 2 (3.13%) Project Management
6 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.13%) Data Management
6 2 (3.13%) Web Development
6 2 (3.13%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.56%) Investment Management
7 1 (1.56%) Fund Management
7 1 (1.56%) CRM
7 1 (1.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 45 (70.31%) Perl
2 43 (67.19%) Python
3 33 (51.56%) Ruby
4 19 (29.69%) Shell Script
5 17 (26.56%) Bash Shell
6 11 (17.19%) PHP
6 11 (17.19%) Java
7 7 (10.94%) C
8 2 (3.13%) tcsh
9 1 (1.56%) C++
9 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (35.94%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) HL7
2 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (25.00%) XenServer
2 15 (23.44%) Xen
3 9 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
4 6 (9.38%) Postfix
4 6 (9.38%) Sendmail
5 5 (7.81%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) Puppet
2 5 (7.81%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.25%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (45.31%) Red Hat
2 22 (34.38%) Citrix
3 10 (15.63%) VMware
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.25%) Atlassian
6 3 (4.69%) Percona
6 3 (4.69%) New Relic
7 2 (3.13%) BMC
7 2 (3.13%) JBoss
8 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.56%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.56%) SAP
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Medical & Life
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago