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

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
London / City of London
Rank 219 251 314
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 3 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.20% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.21% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 4
Median salary £82,500 £62,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.00% +2.04%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%

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
4791 6542 9918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.50% 95.77% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4385 5840 8539
Median salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +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 £84,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) Veritas
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Clustering
3 6 (66.67%) Puppet
3 6 (66.67%) Perl
4 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Solaris
5 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (44.44%) Line Management
5 4 (44.44%) Fintech
5 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 4 (44.44%) SUSE
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
7 2 (22.22%) AIX
7 2 (22.22%) Apache
7 2 (22.22%) Python
7 2 (22.22%) LDAP
7 2 (22.22%) DNS
7 2 (22.22%) SSL
7 2 (22.22%) BMC
7 2 (22.22%) HP
7 2 (22.22%) EMC
7 2 (22.22%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (22.22%) VMware

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 2 (22.22%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (44.44%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Solaris
4 4 (44.44%) SUSE
5 2 (22.22%) AIX
6 1 (11.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) Line Management
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (22.22%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (100.00%) Veritas
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) BMC
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Infoblox
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) Sybase
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 6 days ago