The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 133 127 140
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 2 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.082% 0.31% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.32% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 12
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
UNIX Systems 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
2326 2156 2798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.25% 96.68% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1865 1765 2398
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 24 November 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 -7 1 £42,500 -12.82%
UNIX Systems Administrator
East of England

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 16 (100.00%) UNIX
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
3 14 (87.50%) Python
4 13 (81.25%) Perl
4 13 (81.25%) Shell Script
4 13 (81.25%) Bourne shell
5 12 (75.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (12.50%) DHCP
8 2 (12.50%) HPUX
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle
8 2 (12.50%) HP
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) CentOS
8 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (12.50%) Puppet
9 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 1 (6.25%) PowerHA
9 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) FastCGI
9 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
9 1 (6.25%) DevOps
9 1 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (6.25%) HP Superdome
9 1 (6.25%) vSphere

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) MPLS
2 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) FastCGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) HACMP
2 1 (6.25%) AS400
2 1 (6.25%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) UNIX
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) HPUX
3 2 (12.50%) CentOS
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Debian
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.25%) Web Development
2 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Python
2 13 (81.25%) Shell Script
2 13 (81.25%) Bourne shell
2 13 (81.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) Korn
3 1 (6.25%) C
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) NFS
1 1 (6.25%) Samba
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
1 1 (6.25%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.25%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Sun
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) BT