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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 317 308 300
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 2 14 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.12% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.13% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 27
Average salary £58,750 £50,375 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.62% +6.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £45,375 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £64,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
10947 11164 12084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.68% 93.13% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9208 9889 11051
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) UNIX
2 20 (90.91%) Solaris
3 18 (81.82%) AIX
4 17 (77.27%) Linux
5 16 (72.73%) vSphere
6 14 (63.64%) Hyper-V
7 13 (59.09%) Finance
8 12 (54.55%) Banking
8 12 (54.55%) IBM
8 12 (54.55%) EMC
9 11 (50.00%) SAN
9 11 (50.00%) Veritas
9 11 (50.00%) NFS
9 11 (50.00%) DNS
10 10 (45.45%) HTTP
11 9 (40.91%) SSL
11 9 (40.91%) SMTP
11 9 (40.91%) Perl
11 9 (40.91%) ITIL
11 9 (40.91%) Clustering
11 9 (40.91%) Load Balancing
11 9 (40.91%) NetApp
11 9 (40.91%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (36.36%) Problem Management
12 8 (36.36%) MOF
12 8 (36.36%) Internet
12 8 (36.36%) Service Management
12 8 (36.36%) Client/Server
13 4 (18.18%) Sun
13 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) DNS
1 11 (50.00%) SAN
2 10 (45.45%) HTTP
3 9 (40.91%) SSL
3 9 (40.91%) SMTP
4 8 (36.36%) Internet
5 2 (9.09%) LDAP
6 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Clustering
2 8 (36.36%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.09%) CMDB
4 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) UNIX
2 20 (90.91%) Solaris
3 18 (81.82%) AIX
4 17 (77.27%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
1 9 (40.91%) Load Balancing
1 9 (40.91%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (36.36%) Problem Management
2 8 (36.36%) MOF
2 8 (36.36%) Service Management
3 2 (9.09%) Process Management
3 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Logistics
4 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) vSphere
2 14 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 11 (50.00%) NFS
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (9.09%) Samba
5 1 (4.55%) Squid
5 1 (4.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 2 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) IBM
1 12 (54.55%) EMC
2 11 (50.00%) Veritas
3 9 (40.91%) NetApp
4 4 (18.18%) Sun
5 3 (13.64%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) NetIQ
6 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 2 (9.09%) BMC
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) Altiris
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat