The table below looks at the statistics for the Unix Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 83 79 93
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.13% 0.20% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.21% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £32,500 - £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,105
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -1.43%
Unix Administrator
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
734 966 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.20% 96.31% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 660 784 908
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unix Administrator in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Administrator across the Bedfordshire region.

Unix Administrator Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Unix Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Unix 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 Unix Administrator in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Unix
2 18 (94.74%) Linux
3 17 (89.47%) Solaris
4 16 (84.21%) Oracle
4 16 (84.21%) Oracle RMAN
4 16 (84.21%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (84.21%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (84.21%) Data Guard
4 16 (84.21%) Bash Shell
4 16 (84.21%) Oracle Database
5 15 (78.95%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (78.95%) AWK
5 15 (78.95%) C-shell
5 15 (78.95%) Shell Script
5 15 (78.95%) Perl
6 14 (73.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 14 (73.68%) Configuration Management
6 14 (73.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (73.68%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (73.68%) Korn
7 11 (57.89%) Oracle Application Server
7 11 (57.89%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (52.63%) Degree
8 10 (52.63%) Finance
8 10 (52.63%) Banking
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
10 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
11 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
12 1 (5.26%) Data Centre

Unix Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Unix 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 Unix Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) NAS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle Database
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (52.63%) Banking
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Unix
2 18 (94.74%) Linux
3 17 (89.47%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) AIX
4 1 (5.26%) Debian
4 1 (5.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (73.68%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (73.68%) Configuration Management
3 11 (57.89%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) High Availability
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Bash Shell
2 15 (78.95%) AWK
2 15 (78.95%) C-shell
2 15 (78.95%) Perl
2 15 (78.95%) Shell Script
3 14 (73.68%) Korn
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (73.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.26%) NFS
2 1 (5.26%) Samba
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (84.21%) Data Guard
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (5.26%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) VMware