The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 130 112 142
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 9 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.36% 1.04% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 1.09% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 11
Average salary £47,500 £53,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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 Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2390 2117 2921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.41% 96.05% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1859 1797 2536
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

UNIX Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

UNIX Administrator Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

UNIX Administrator
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
Cambridge -13 8 £47,500 -17.39%
UNIX Administrator
East of England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 24 (100.00%) UNIX
2 21 (87.50%) Perl
3 16 (66.67%) Linux
4 14 (58.33%) Bourne shell
4 14 (58.33%) Shell Script
4 14 (58.33%) Python
5 13 (54.17%) E-Commerce
6 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (41.67%) CentOS
7 10 (41.67%) HP
7 10 (41.67%) Oracle
8 9 (37.50%) MySQL
8 9 (37.50%) IBM
8 9 (37.50%) Ubuntu
8 9 (37.50%) Solaris
8 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
9 8 (33.33%) Dell
9 8 (33.33%) Manufacturing
9 8 (33.33%) ITIL
10 2 (8.33%) HPUX
10 2 (8.33%) DHCP
10 2 (8.33%) VMware
10 2 (8.33%) Puppet
10 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (4.17%) HP Superdome
11 1 (4.17%) vSphere
11 1 (4.17%) PowerHA
11 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) MPLS
2 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) HACMP
2 1 (4.17%) AS400
2 1 (4.17%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) UNIX
2 16 (66.67%) Linux
3 10 (41.67%) CentOS
4 9 (37.50%) Ubuntu
4 9 (37.50%) Solaris
5 2 (8.33%) HPUX
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Windows
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) E-Commerce
2 8 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Perl
2 14 (58.33%) Python
2 14 (58.33%) Shell Script
2 14 (58.33%) Bourne shell
3 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) Korn
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) NFS
1 1 (4.17%) Samba
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
1 1 (4.17%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.17%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (41.67%) HP
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 9 (37.50%) IBM
4 8 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) BT
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Sun
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco