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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Administrator
London / City of London
Rank 220 248 305
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 9 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 13
Median salary £77,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £63,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.04% +3.52%

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
4837 6517 9894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.24% 95.74% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4431 5812 8488
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 18 (100.00%) Unix
1 18 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (77.78%) Veritas
4 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 12 (66.67%) Perl
5 10 (55.56%) Solaris
5 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
6 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
7 8 (44.44%) Oracle
7 8 (44.44%) Puppet
8 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (38.89%) Line Management
8 7 (38.89%) Clustering
8 7 (38.89%) Finance
8 7 (38.89%) VMware
9 5 (27.78%) SUSE
9 5 (27.78%) NFS
9 5 (27.78%) HP
10 4 (22.22%) BMC
10 4 (22.22%) Python
10 4 (22.22%) Banking
10 4 (22.22%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
10 4 (22.22%) Ansible
10 4 (22.22%) Fintech
11 3 (16.67%) Degree
11 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
11 3 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server

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 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
2 2 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.56%) InfiniBand
3 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (11.11%) Back Office
4 2 (11.11%) Front Office
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Clustering
2 4 (22.22%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Unix
2 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Solaris
4 5 (27.78%) SUSE
5 2 (11.11%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) HPUX
6 1 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 7 (38.89%) Line Management
2 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) Critical Path Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Perl
2 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) RHCE
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) NFS
2 3 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) Docker
4 1 (5.56%) KVM
4 1 (5.56%) LXC
4 1 (5.56%) Samba
4 1 (5.56%) vCloud
4 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Puppet
2 4 (22.22%) Ansible
2 4 (22.22%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.56%) Control-M
4 1 (5.56%) Nagios
4 1 (5.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 14 (77.78%) Veritas
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 7 (38.89%) VMware
5 5 (27.78%) HP
6 4 (22.22%) BMC
7 3 (16.67%) Sun
7 3 (16.67%) Sybase
8 2 (11.11%) Dell
8 2 (11.11%) EMC
8 2 (11.11%) Infoblox
9 1 (5.56%) IBM
9 1 (5.56%) NetApp
9 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
9 1 (5.56%) Remedy
9 1 (5.56%) Solace
9 1 (5.56%) Symantec