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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 91 89 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 23 29 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.53% 1.90% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.97% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 48
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £28,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
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
1405 1469 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.36% 96.26% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 1264 1460
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -5 12 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Bicester - 6 £46,250 -
Faringdon - 2 £35,000 - 2
Abingdon +7 1 £29,000 +5.45%
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 33 (60.00%) Linux
2 30 (54.55%) VMware
3 23 (41.82%) Python
4 22 (40.00%) Windows
5 21 (38.18%) Perl
6 20 (36.36%) ITIL
6 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 19 (34.55%) CentOS
8 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (30.91%) Firewall
9 16 (29.09%) Ubuntu
9 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
10 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 14 (25.45%) Cisco
12 13 (23.64%) Debian
12 13 (23.64%) Puppet
13 12 (21.82%) Ruby
13 12 (21.82%) Network Security
14 11 (20.00%) Finance
14 11 (20.00%) LAN
14 11 (20.00%) WAN
15 10 (18.18%) DNS
15 10 (18.18%) Internet
15 10 (18.18%) Solaris
15 10 (18.18%) Bash Shell
16 9 (16.36%) MySQL
16 9 (16.36%) Juniper
16 9 (16.36%) DHCP
17 8 (14.55%) VPN
17 8 (14.55%) SAN

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (14.55%) IIS
1 8 (14.55%) Apache
2 4 (7.27%) Confluence
3 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.82%) Lync
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.82%) nginx
5 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Office
2 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.45%) SaaS
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.91%) Firewall
2 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
3 12 (21.82%) Network Security
4 11 (20.00%) LAN
4 11 (20.00%) WAN
5 10 (18.18%) Internet
5 10 (18.18%) DNS
6 9 (16.36%) DHCP
7 8 (14.55%) VPN
7 8 (14.55%) SAN
8 6 (10.91%) LDAP
9 5 (9.09%) SSL
10 4 (7.27%) VoIP
11 3 (5.45%) FTP
11 3 (5.45%) X.509
12 2 (3.64%) VLAN
12 2 (3.64%) NAS
12 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
13 1 (1.82%) SMTP
13 1 (1.82%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) MySQL
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.64%) Big Data
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) DB2
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) JIRA
2 4 (7.27%) Subversion
3 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.45%) Billing
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.09%) Clustering
3 4 (7.27%) Wiki
4 3 (5.45%) iPhone
4 3 (5.45%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 33 (60.00%) Linux
2 22 (40.00%) Windows
3 19 (34.55%) CentOS
4 16 (29.09%) Ubuntu
5 13 (23.64%) Debian
6 10 (18.18%) Solaris
7 6 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.45%) Android
8 3 (5.45%) Windows Phone
8 3 (5.45%) UNIX
9 2 (3.64%) SUSE
9 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.82%) AIX
10 1 (1.82%) HPUX
10 1 (1.82%) Fedora
10 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) ITIL
2 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.27%) Change Management
3 4 (7.27%) Project Management
3 4 (7.27%) Information Security
3 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (7.27%) DevOps
4 3 (5.45%) Capacity Management
4 3 (5.45%) Service Continuity Management
4 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.45%) Open Source
4 3 (5.45%) Document Management
4 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.45%) Identity Management
4 3 (5.45%) Security Management
5 2 (3.64%) Migration
5 2 (3.64%) Network Management
5 2 (3.64%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.82%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) Python
2 21 (38.18%) Perl
3 12 (21.82%) Ruby
4 10 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 7 (12.73%) SQL
6 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.45%) VB
8 2 (3.64%) Java
9 1 (1.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) MCSA
3 2 (3.64%) CCNA
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.64%) MCSE
4 1 (1.82%) CCNP
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.45%) KVM
5 2 (3.64%) vSphere
5 2 (3.64%) vCloud
6 1 (1.82%) qmail
6 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.82%) Samba
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.82%) Squid
6 1 (1.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) Puppet
2 6 (10.91%) Backup Exec
3 5 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.27%) ZABBIX
5 3 (5.45%) Rundeck
5 3 (5.45%) Nagios
6 2 (3.64%) Cacti
6 2 (3.64%) Ganglia
7 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) VMware
2 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.45%) Cisco
4 9 (16.36%) Juniper
5 8 (14.55%) Red Hat
6 6 (10.91%) Citrix
7 5 (9.09%) HP
8 4 (7.27%) Symantec
9 2 (3.64%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.64%) Oracle
10 1 (1.82%) Sybase
10 1 (1.82%) IBM
10 1 (1.82%) EMC
10 1 (1.82%) Intel
10 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.82%) CommVault
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago