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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
Rank 226 242 307
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 7 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.26% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 9
Median salary £62,500 £58,750 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -0.42%
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.35% +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
5172 6550 10549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.89% 96.13% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4684 5809 9165
Median salary £57,500 £57,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.87% +7.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Systems Administrator across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Unix Systems Administrator Salary Histogram 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 7 December 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 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Veritas
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Clustering
3 5 (62.50%) Puppet
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) SUSE
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (50.00%) Line Management
4 4 (50.00%) Fintech
4 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (25.00%) Ansible
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) BMC
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) AIX
5 2 (25.00%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) LDAP
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) SSL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 4 (50.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) SUSE
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Line Management
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) Veritas
2 2 (25.00%) BMC
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) VMware