The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 117 126 126
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 8 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.44% 0.100% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.10% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £40,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £47,450
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1723 1929 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.88% 96.21% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1688 1702
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
UNIX Administrator
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridge

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 7 (70.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (40.00%) CentOS
4 4 (40.00%) Bourne shell
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Juniper
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) Solaris
6 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (10.00%) Network Security
7 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (10.00%) Change Control
7 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (10.00%) Java
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) J2EE
7 1 (10.00%) MySQL
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) CentOS
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Perl
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Bourne shell
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
Cambridge
Polkadotfrog
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 30+ days ago