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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 71 97 90
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 24 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.34% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 0.35% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,423 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +10.00%
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
986 1141 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.01% 96.29% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 871 980 904
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
Dunstable - 22 £45,000 -
Luton +8 2 £47,500 -
UNIX Administrator
East of England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) UNIX
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (96.00%) Solaris
2 24 (96.00%) Oracle
2 24 (96.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 24 (96.00%) Oracle RAC
2 24 (96.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 24 (96.00%) Data Guard
2 24 (96.00%) Oracle Database
3 22 (88.00%) Performance Tuning
3 22 (88.00%) Bash Shell
3 22 (88.00%) AWK
3 22 (88.00%) Perl
4 19 (76.00%) Shell Script
5 18 (72.00%) Configuration Management
5 18 (72.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (72.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 18 (72.00%) Capacity Planning
5 18 (72.00%) C-shell
5 18 (72.00%) Korn
6 12 (48.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (48.00%) Oracle Application Server
7 10 (40.00%) Banking
7 10 (40.00%) Finance
7 10 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 10 (40.00%) Degree
8 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
9 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 4 (16.00%) SUSE

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 12 (48.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (96.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 24 (96.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
1 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
1 25 (100.00%) UNIX
2 24 (96.00%) Solaris
3 4 (16.00%) SUSE
3 4 (16.00%) Debian
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (72.00%) Configuration Management
2 18 (72.00%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (48.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Perl
1 22 (88.00%) AWK
1 22 (88.00%) Bash Shell
2 19 (76.00%) Shell Script
3 18 (72.00%) Korn
3 18 (72.00%) C-shell
4 4 (16.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (72.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (96.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (96.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 24 (96.00%) Data Guard
2 18 (72.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) IBM