The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 93 88 108
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 29 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.89% 2.20% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 2.28% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 26
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -19.09%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +0.66%
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
1479 1493 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.41% 96.76% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1255 1194 1549
Median salary £45,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +5 23 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Abingdon - 2 £40,000 - 2
Witney +1 1 £32,500 -9.72%
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 48 (60.76%) Windows
2 47 (59.49%) Linux
3 37 (46.84%) Puppet
4 35 (44.30%) VMware
5 31 (39.24%) Active Directory
5 31 (39.24%) Internet
6 30 (37.97%) Python
6 30 (37.97%) CentOS
7 29 (36.71%) Windows Server
8 23 (29.11%) Ruby
8 23 (29.11%) Perl
8 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
9 20 (25.32%) Firewall
9 20 (25.32%) MS Office
9 20 (25.32%) SharePoint
9 20 (25.32%) VPN
10 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
10 19 (24.05%) Sophos
10 19 (24.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (24.05%) Windows 7
10 19 (24.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (22.78%) Exchange Server 2013
11 18 (22.78%) Hyper-V
11 18 (22.78%) EqualLogic
11 18 (22.78%) Clustering
11 18 (22.78%) Fortinet
11 18 (22.78%) WSUS
11 18 (22.78%) iSCSI
11 18 (22.78%) Dell

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (25.32%) SharePoint
2 18 (22.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (13.92%) Apache
3 11 (13.92%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.59%) nginx
5 5 (6.33%) IIS
6 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (25.32%) MS Office
2 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (39.24%) Internet
2 20 (25.32%) Firewall
2 20 (25.32%) VPN
3 18 (22.78%) iSCSI
3 18 (22.78%) SAN
4 16 (20.25%) DNS
5 7 (8.86%) SSL
6 6 (7.59%) LDAP
7 4 (5.06%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.80%) DHCP
9 2 (2.53%) FTP
9 2 (2.53%) LAN
9 2 (2.53%) Network Security
9 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.53%) VoIP
9 2 (2.53%) WAN
9 2 (2.53%) X.509
10 1 (1.27%) Kerberos
10 1 (1.27%) VLAN
10 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) MySQL
3 6 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Subversion
2 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.53%) JIRA
General
1 6 (7.59%) Marketing
2 3 (3.80%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Advertising
3 2 (2.53%) Billing
3 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.27%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.13%) Web Services
2 6 (7.59%) JMX
2 6 (7.59%) LAMP
2 6 (7.59%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (6.33%) Middleware
4 2 (2.53%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.27%) HTML
5 1 (1.27%) SAML
5 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Clustering
1 18 (22.78%) EqualLogic
2 13 (16.46%) Blackberry
2 13 (16.46%) iPhone
3 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.80%) Internet of Things
4 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (60.76%) Windows
2 47 (59.49%) Linux
3 30 (37.97%) CentOS
4 29 (36.71%) Windows Server
5 19 (24.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (24.05%) Windows 7
5 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (16.46%) Android
6 13 (16.46%) Windows Phone
7 12 (15.19%) Ubuntu
8 7 (8.86%) Unix
9 6 (7.59%) FreeBSD
10 2 (2.53%) Debian
11 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (18.99%) High Availability
2 15 (18.99%) Open Source
3 10 (12.66%) Configuration Management
4 8 (10.13%) DevOps
5 5 (6.33%) Application Virtualisation
6 4 (5.06%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.06%) Information Security
6 4 (5.06%) ITIL
7 3 (3.80%) Change Management
8 2 (2.53%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.53%) Coaching
8 2 (2.53%) Document Management
8 2 (2.53%) Identity Management
8 2 (2.53%) Project Management
8 2 (2.53%) Release Management
8 2 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.53%) Security Management
8 2 (2.53%) Service Continuity Management
8 2 (2.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) Python
2 23 (29.11%) Perl
2 23 (29.11%) Ruby
3 14 (17.72%) Java
4 10 (12.66%) PHP
5 3 (3.80%) R
6 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.27%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (39.24%) Active Directory
2 18 (22.78%) Hyper-V
3 12 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.59%) Postfix
5 2 (2.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 37 (46.84%) Puppet
2 18 (22.78%) WSUS
3 9 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (10.13%) Ansible
5 5 (6.33%) Nagios
6 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.53%) Rundeck
6 2 (2.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (44.30%) VMware
2 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.05%) Sophos
4 18 (22.78%) Avaya
4 18 (22.78%) Dell
4 18 (22.78%) Fortinet
5 16 (20.25%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.80%) SAP
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco
7 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
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