The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 294 320 298
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 17 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 16
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
9598 11591 10962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.48% 92.52% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8174 9789 9529
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram in the City of London

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 31 (100.00%) UNIX
2 23 (74.19%) Solaris
3 18 (58.06%) Linux
4 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
5 14 (45.16%) Veritas
5 14 (45.16%) SAN
6 13 (41.94%) Oracle
7 12 (38.71%) Perl
7 12 (38.71%) Finance
8 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (25.81%) NetApp
9 8 (25.81%) Sun
10 7 (22.58%) HP
10 7 (22.58%) Apache
10 7 (22.58%) AIX
10 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
10 7 (22.58%) Resource Management
10 7 (22.58%) QA
10 7 (22.58%) Puppet
10 7 (22.58%) Change Control
11 6 (19.35%) Banking
11 6 (19.35%) Squid
11 6 (19.35%) PKI
11 6 (19.35%) Internet
11 6 (19.35%) VMware
11 6 (19.35%) Python
12 5 (16.13%) LDAP
12 5 (16.13%) HTTP
12 5 (16.13%) MySQL
12 5 (16.13%) Tomcat

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) Apache
2 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.13%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) SAN
2 6 (19.35%) Internet
3 5 (16.13%) LDAP
3 5 (16.13%) HTTP
4 4 (12.90%) DNS
5 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (6.45%) NAS
7 1 (3.23%) SSH
7 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.68%) InfluxDB
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) PKI
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (6.45%) HACMP
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) UNIX
2 23 (74.19%) Solaris
3 18 (58.06%) Linux
4 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (22.58%) AIX
6 5 (16.13%) SUSE
7 4 (12.90%) Windows
8 3 (9.68%) HPUX
8 3 (9.68%) Debian
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (3.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Resource Management
1 7 (22.58%) Change Control
2 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.90%) Mobile Commerce
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps
4 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.68%) Release Management
5 2 (6.45%) Wealth Management
5 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.45%) Kernel Tuning
5 2 (6.45%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (3.23%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.23%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.23%) Parallel Programming
6 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Perl
2 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
3 6 (19.35%) Python
4 5 (16.13%) Java
4 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
5 4 (12.90%) Objective-C
6 3 (9.68%) Ruby
7 2 (6.45%) Korn
7 2 (6.45%) Bourne shell
7 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.45%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Squid
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (6.45%) NFS
4 2 (6.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (12.90%) Nagios
4 3 (9.68%) NetBackup
4 3 (9.68%) Salt
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
5 2 (6.45%) yum
6 1 (3.23%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
2 14 (45.16%) Veritas
3 13 (41.94%) Oracle
4 8 (25.81%) Sun
4 8 (25.81%) NetApp
5 7 (22.58%) HP
6 6 (19.35%) VMware
7 5 (16.13%) Hitachi
8 3 (9.68%) IBM
8 3 (9.68%) Splunk
8 3 (9.68%) Symantec
9 2 (6.45%) Brocade
9 2 (6.45%) 3PAR
9 2 (6.45%) EMC
9 2 (6.45%) Sybase
9 2 (6.45%) Cisco
10 1 (3.23%) Dell
10 1 (3.23%) CA