The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 99 118 126
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 9 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.61% 0.39% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.41% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 1
Average salary £32,435 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UNIX Administrator
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1417 1703 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.72% 94.98% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1464 1658
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

UNIX Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

UNIX Administrator Salary Trend in Cambridge

UNIX Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridge

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (100.00%) UNIX
2 9 (60.00%) PHP
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Perl
4 7 (46.67%) Python
5 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 5 (33.33%) JBoss
5 5 (33.33%) IIS
5 5 (33.33%) Web Development
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (33.33%) FastCGI
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) NAS
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Biostatistics
6 4 (26.67%) LDAP
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) DHCP
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) NetApp
7 3 (20.00%) Apache
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (13.33%) SaaS
8 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
8 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (33.33%) JBoss
1 5 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (26.67%) NAS
2 4 (26.67%) LDAP
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) FastCGI
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Web Development
2 4 (26.67%) Biostatistics
3 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) PHP
2 7 (46.67%) Perl
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
1 4 (26.67%) NetApp
2 2 (13.33%) Juniper
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Brocade
3 1 (6.67%) Foundry
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