The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 127 112 149
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 10 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.41% 1.30% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.39% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 4
Average salary £40,500 £43,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% +21.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £57,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2348 2236 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.10% 93.48% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 1931 2358
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £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
East of England

UNIX Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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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 -22 9 £54,000 +25.58% 3
UNIX Systems Administrator
East of England

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 19 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (94.74%) Python
3 17 (89.47%) Linux
4 16 (84.21%) Perl
5 15 (78.95%) Bourne shell
6 14 (73.68%) Shell Script
6 14 (73.68%) E-Commerce
7 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
8 8 (42.11%) CentOS
9 5 (26.32%) Puppet
10 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (10.53%) DevOps
10 2 (10.53%) VMware
10 2 (10.53%) Windows
10 2 (10.53%) MySQL
11 1 (5.26%) Oracle
11 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
11 1 (5.26%) ITIL
11 1 (5.26%) AIX
11 1 (5.26%) HPUX
11 1 (5.26%) Solaris
11 1 (5.26%) DHCP
11 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
11 1 (5.26%) IBM
11 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
11 1 (5.26%) Sun
11 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
11 1 (5.26%) HP
11 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) HACMP
1 1 (5.26%) Grid Computing
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) UNIX
2 17 (89.47%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) CentOS
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows
5 1 (5.26%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) HPUX
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Debian
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) E-Commerce
2 2 (10.53%) DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Python
2 16 (84.21%) Perl
3 15 (78.95%) Bourne shell
4 14 (73.68%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Nagios
3 1 (5.26%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Sun
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec
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