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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 253 303 305
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 12 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 16
Average salary £58,750 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £70,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,105
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -1.43%
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
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Unix
2 23 (95.83%) Linux
3 21 (87.50%) Perl
4 19 (79.17%) Solaris
5 15 (62.50%) Red Hat
6 13 (54.17%) Finance
6 13 (54.17%) Veritas
7 12 (50.00%) AIX
7 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 10 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (37.50%) NetApp
9 9 (37.50%) EMC
10 8 (33.33%) DNS
11 7 (29.17%) Banking
11 7 (29.17%) Migration
11 7 (29.17%) Clustering
11 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
11 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
12 6 (25.00%) Puppet
12 6 (25.00%) SMTP
12 6 (25.00%) NFS
13 5 (20.83%) HTTP
13 5 (20.83%) SSL
13 5 (20.83%) vSphere
14 4 (16.67%) SAN
14 4 (16.67%) Python
14 4 (16.67%) ITIL
15 3 (12.50%) Windows
15 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) SMTP
3 5 (20.83%) HTTP
3 5 (20.83%) SSL
4 4 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
5 2 (8.33%) Internet
5 2 (8.33%) NAS
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall
6 1 (4.17%) LDAP
6 1 (4.17%) SSH
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Clustering
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile Games
3 1 (4.17%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Unix
2 23 (95.83%) Linux
3 19 (79.17%) Solaris
4 12 (50.00%) AIX
4 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
2 7 (29.17%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Change Control
4 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) High Availability
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.33%) Patch Management
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) Proprietary Trading
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Perl
2 4 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) AWK
4 1 (4.17%) Korn
4 1 (4.17%) sed
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) RHCE
1 2 (8.33%) RHCT
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (25.00%) NFS
3 5 (20.83%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (4.17%) iptables
5 1 (4.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.17%) Bcfg2
4 1 (4.17%) CFEngine
4 1 (4.17%) Nagios
4 1 (4.17%) Nessus
4 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 13 (54.17%) Veritas
3 9 (37.50%) EMC
3 9 (37.50%) NetApp
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Sun
5 1 (4.17%) Sybase
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago