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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Administrator
London / City of London
Rank 218 240 297
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 11 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 8
Median salary £62,500 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +7.50%

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
4854 6186 9609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 97.00% 95.85% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 5535 8406
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 18 January 2017.

Unix Administrator Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 14 (100.00%) Unix
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (85.71%) Veritas
4 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
4 9 (64.29%) Perl
5 8 (57.14%) Solaris
5 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
5 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
6 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (42.86%) Line Management
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle
7 5 (35.71%) VMware
7 5 (35.71%) Clustering
7 5 (35.71%) Puppet
8 4 (28.57%) Ansible
8 4 (28.57%) Fintech
8 4 (28.57%) SUSE
8 4 (28.57%) Banking
8 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) BMC
8 4 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (28.57%) NFS
9 3 (21.43%) Sun
9 3 (21.43%) HP
9 3 (21.43%) Sybase
10 2 (14.29%) AIX
10 2 (14.29%) Python

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
2 4 (28.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Unix
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Solaris
4 4 (28.57%) SUSE
5 2 (14.29%) AIX
6 1 (7.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
2 6 (42.86%) Line Management
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Perl
2 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) NFS
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 4 (28.57%) Ansible
2 4 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (85.71%) Veritas
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) BMC
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) Sun
6 3 (21.43%) Sybase
7 2 (14.29%) Dell
8 1 (7.14%) EMC
8 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
8 1 (7.14%) Symantec