The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Unix Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
Rank 258 291 348
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 1 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.015% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 13
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.11% +6.25%
Unix Systems 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
6323 9652 12062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.70% 94.90% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5781 8244 10207
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,454 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Unix Systems Administrator in the job title.

Unix Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Unix Systems 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 Systems Administrator across the City of London region.

Unix Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Unix Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Unix
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (90.91%) Solaris
3 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (63.64%) Puppet
5 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 6 (54.55%) Perl
6 5 (45.45%) Banking
7 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
8 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
8 3 (27.27%) ITIL
8 3 (27.27%) SAN
8 3 (27.27%) Veritas
9 2 (18.18%) Clustering
9 2 (18.18%) NAS
9 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
9 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
10 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
10 1 (9.09%) Splunk
10 1 (9.09%) Change Control
10 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (9.09%) Cobbler
10 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (9.09%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3

Unix Systems 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (90.91%) Solaris
3 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) RHCE
1 1 (9.09%) RHCT
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Puppet
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (9.09%) Cobbler
3 1 (9.09%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 1 (9.09%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) Veritas
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec