The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 234 255 249
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 31 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 6
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,990 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.98% -
UNIX Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7422 7948 7573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.64% 95.35% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6169 6668 6565
Average salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

UNIX Administrator
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the East of England region.

UNIX Administrator Salary Trend in the East of England

UNIX Administrator
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram in the East of England

UNIX Administrator
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +23 13 £45,000 -5.26%
Cambridgeshire +8 9 £37,400 -16.88% 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £40,000 -
Suffolk -3 1 - -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 39 (100.00%) UNIX
2 35 (89.74%) Linux
3 25 (64.10%) Solaris
4 23 (58.97%) Oracle
5 21 (53.85%) Perl
6 19 (48.72%) Shell Script
7 15 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
8 14 (35.90%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database
10 12 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (30.77%) Data Guard
10 12 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
11 11 (28.21%) SAN
12 10 (25.64%) VMware
12 10 (25.64%) AWK
13 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
13 9 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 9 (23.08%) AIX
13 9 (23.08%) HPUX
13 9 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 9 (23.08%) Korn
13 9 (23.08%) C-shell
14 8 (20.51%) Oracle Application Server
14 8 (20.51%) Degree
15 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (17.95%) Python
15 7 (17.95%) Red Hat

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
2 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) SAN
2 6 (15.38%) Firewall
3 5 (12.82%) LDAP
3 5 (12.82%) DHCP
3 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.82%) DNS
4 4 (10.26%) NAS
5 3 (7.69%) VPN
6 2 (5.13%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
1 6 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) FastCGI
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Clustering
1 5 (12.82%) HP Superdome
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) UNIX
2 35 (89.74%) Linux
3 25 (64.10%) Solaris
4 9 (23.08%) AIX
4 9 (23.08%) HPUX
5 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.69%) Windows
7 2 (5.13%) Debian
8 1 (2.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (35.90%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity
5 5 (12.82%) High Availability
5 5 (12.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Biostatistics
7 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.13%) Web Development
8 2 (5.13%) DevOps
9 1 (2.56%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Perl
2 19 (48.72%) Shell Script
3 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
4 10 (25.64%) AWK
5 9 (23.08%) Korn
5 9 (23.08%) C-shell
6 7 (17.95%) Python
7 5 (12.82%) PHP
8 3 (7.69%) SQL
9 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) RHCE
3 1 (2.56%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.56%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) Samba
4 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.13%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
1 12 (30.77%) Data Guard
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
4 6 (15.38%) HP
5 5 (12.82%) Cisco
6 4 (10.26%) NetApp
6 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.69%) Juniper
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) IBM
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec
8 1 (2.56%) Brocade
8 1 (2.56%) Foundry
8 1 (2.56%) F5
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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