Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Systems Administrator was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT System Administrator
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 169 169
Rank change year-on-year +18 0 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Systems Administrator 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.28% 0.097% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
South East median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,437 2,980 2,780
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.72% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,089 2,467 2,247
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

IT Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured IT Systems Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Systems Administrator in Oxfordshire

IT Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Systems Administrator in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for IT Systems Administrator in Oxfordshire

IT Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Systems Administrator in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Systems Administrator in Oxfordshire

IT 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 IT Systems Administrator within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wallingford +7 5 £35,000 -
Oxford +5 1 - -
Thame - 1 £22,500 -
IT Systems Administrator
South East

IT Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring IT Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) MCSA
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) vCenter Server
2 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Okta
3 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Nessus
3 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (14.29%) Apache

IT Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCSA
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) vCenter Server
2 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Okta