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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 83 106 72
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 35 25 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.36% 1.34% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 1.39% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 38
Average salary £42,250 £52,500 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.52% +9.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.67%
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
1420 1805 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.82% 96.63% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1558 1592
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +16 23 £44,500 -19.09%
Witney - 1 £36,000 -
Banbury - 1 £32,500 -
Bicester - 1 £57,500 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 57 (77.03%) Linux
2 38 (51.35%) Windows
3 37 (50.00%) Perl
4 33 (44.59%) Python
5 30 (40.54%) VMware
5 30 (40.54%) Puppet
6 29 (39.19%) CentOS
7 25 (33.78%) Ubuntu
8 23 (31.08%) SAN
9 22 (29.73%) Active Directory
10 20 (27.03%) Ruby
11 19 (25.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (25.68%) Red Hat
11 19 (25.68%) LAMP
12 18 (24.32%) MySQL
12 18 (24.32%) Bash Shell
12 18 (24.32%) Debian
13 17 (22.97%) Open Source
14 16 (21.62%) Blackberry
14 16 (21.62%) Android
14 16 (21.62%) iPhone
14 16 (21.62%) Windows Phone
15 15 (20.27%) Firewall
16 14 (18.92%) Cisco
16 14 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
17 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
17 13 (17.57%) Solaris
17 13 (17.57%) Migration
17 13 (17.57%) Juniper
18 11 (14.86%) Apache

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (14.86%) Apache
2 10 (13.51%) Confluence
3 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
5 6 (8.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (8.11%) nginx
6 5 (6.76%) IIS
7 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
8 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.35%) CMS
9 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Office
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.05%) SaaS
2 3 (4.05%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.08%) SAN
2 15 (20.27%) Firewall
3 8 (10.81%) DHCP
3 8 (10.81%) DNS
4 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.11%) IP Telephony
6 5 (6.76%) HTTP
7 4 (5.41%) LDAP
7 4 (5.41%) Internet
8 3 (4.05%) LAN
8 3 (4.05%) VPN
8 3 (4.05%) WAN
9 2 (2.70%) VoIP
9 2 (2.70%) Network Security
10 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.35%) NAS
10 1 (1.35%) SSH
10 1 (1.35%) TETRA
10 1 (1.35%) SSL
10 1 (1.35%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) MySQL
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.11%) Redis
4 4 (5.41%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) JIRA
2 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.11%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.41%) Automotive
2 2 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.35%) Advertising
3 1 (1.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) LAMP
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Open Source
2 16 (21.62%) iPhone
2 16 (21.62%) Blackberry
3 7 (9.46%) EqualLogic
4 5 (6.76%) Wiki
4 5 (6.76%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 57 (77.03%) Linux
2 38 (51.35%) Windows
3 29 (39.19%) CentOS
4 25 (33.78%) Ubuntu
5 19 (25.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (24.32%) Debian
7 16 (21.62%) Android
7 16 (21.62%) Windows Phone
8 13 (17.57%) Solaris
9 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (9.46%) Windows 7
10 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (5.41%) UNIX
12 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) Migration
2 11 (14.86%) DevOps
3 9 (12.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (8.11%) ITIL
5 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.41%) Information Security
7 1 (1.35%) Line Management
7 1 (1.35%) CRM
7 1 (1.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.35%) ERP
7 1 (1.35%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.35%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.35%) Network Design
7 1 (1.35%) Time Management
7 1 (1.35%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.35%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.35%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.35%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.00%) Perl
2 33 (44.59%) Python
3 20 (27.03%) Ruby
4 18 (24.32%) Bash Shell
5 11 (14.86%) PHP
6 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.41%) Java
7 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.05%) SQL
9 2 (2.70%) VB
10 1 (1.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.51%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.05%) vSphere
4 3 (4.05%) vCloud
5 1 (1.35%) NFS
5 1 (1.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 30 (40.54%) Puppet
2 14 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.11%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (40.54%) VMware
2 19 (25.68%) Red Hat
3 14 (18.92%) Cisco
4 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
4 13 (17.57%) Juniper
5 7 (9.46%) Avaya
5 7 (9.46%) Dell
5 7 (9.46%) Atlassian
6 6 (8.11%) New Relic
7 4 (5.41%) Citrix
8 3 (4.05%) Google
9 2 (2.70%) Symantec
10 1 (1.35%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.35%) Apple
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