The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 258 299 314
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 3 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.043% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 25
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Unix Administrator
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6664 9929 11958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.75% 95.02% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6027 8417 10081
Median salary £56,788 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.25% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Administrator across the City of London region.

Unix Administrator Salary Trend in the City of London

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Unix Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 14 (93.33%) Solaris
3 13 (86.67%) Red Hat
4 12 (80.00%) Perl
5 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (66.67%) Veritas
6 10 (66.67%) Finance
7 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (46.67%) Puppet
9 6 (40.00%) Banking
9 6 (40.00%) NetApp
9 6 (40.00%) AIX
9 6 (40.00%) EMC
9 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
10 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
11 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
11 4 (26.67%) ITIL
11 4 (26.67%) SAN
11 4 (26.67%) Migration
11 4 (26.67%) Clustering
12 3 (20.00%) Change Control
12 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
13 2 (13.33%) vSphere
13 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
13 2 (13.33%) NAS
13 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 2 (13.33%) Amazon S3

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) HTTP
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
2 2 (13.33%) SMTP
2 2 (13.33%) SSL
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 14 (93.33%) Solaris
3 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (40.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) RHCE
1 2 (13.33%) RHCT
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) NFS
2 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Puppet
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (6.67%) Cobbler
4 1 (6.67%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (6.67%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Red Hat
2 10 (66.67%) Veritas
3 6 (40.00%) EMC
3 6 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Splunk