The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 114 93 118
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 7 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.39% 1.45% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.56% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £54,000 £48,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +33.56%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1680 1538 1745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.44% 93.10% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1351 1513
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
UNIX Systems Administrator
Cambridgeshire

UNIX Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Cambridge

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridge

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
2 13 (92.86%) Python
3 12 (85.71%) Linux
4 11 (78.57%) Perl
5 10 (71.43%) Bourne shell
6 9 (64.29%) Shell Script
6 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
7 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
8 5 (35.71%) CentOS
9 4 (28.57%) Puppet
10 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (14.29%) VMware
10 2 (14.29%) Windows
10 2 (14.29%) MySQL
11 1 (7.14%) Oracle
11 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
11 1 (7.14%) ITIL
11 1 (7.14%) AIX
11 1 (7.14%) HPUX
11 1 (7.14%) Solaris
11 1 (7.14%) DHCP
11 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
11 1 (7.14%) IBM
11 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
11 1 (7.14%) Sun
11 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
11 1 (7.14%) HP
11 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) HACMP
1 1 (7.14%) Grid Computing
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) CentOS
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) AIX
5 1 (7.14%) HPUX
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Debian
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.14%) Change Control
2 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Python
2 11 (78.57%) Perl
3 10 (71.43%) Bourne shell
4 9 (64.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
1 1 (7.14%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) HP
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