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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 244 203 270
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 22 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.55% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.57% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 16
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
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
7307 6818 8753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 95.52% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5952 5868 7455
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire -19 15 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bedfordshire -9 6 £37,500 - 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
UNIX Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 38 (100.00%) UNIX
2 32 (84.21%) Perl
3 28 (73.68%) Linux
4 25 (65.79%) Shell Script
5 19 (50.00%) Oracle
6 18 (47.37%) Solaris
6 18 (47.37%) Bash Shell
7 16 (42.11%) Python
8 15 (39.47%) Bourne shell
9 14 (36.84%) E-Commerce
10 13 (34.21%) Red Hat
11 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (28.95%) CentOS
13 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database
13 10 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (26.32%) Korn
13 10 (26.32%) HP
14 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
14 9 (23.68%) AWK
14 9 (23.68%) Oracle RMAN
14 9 (23.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 9 (23.68%) IBM
14 9 (23.68%) MySQL
14 9 (23.68%) Oracle RAC
14 9 (23.68%) Ubuntu
14 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (23.68%) Data Guard
14 9 (23.68%) Capacity Planning
15 8 (21.05%) C-shell
15 8 (21.05%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) DHCP
1 4 (10.53%) SAN
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.63%) VPN
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
4 1 (2.63%) MPLS
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (23.68%) MySQL
3 8 (21.05%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) HACMP
2 1 (2.63%) AS400
2 1 (2.63%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) UNIX
2 28 (73.68%) Linux
3 18 (47.37%) Solaris
4 11 (28.95%) CentOS
5 9 (23.68%) Ubuntu
6 3 (7.89%) Windows
7 2 (5.26%) AIX
7 2 (5.26%) HPUX
7 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) E-Commerce
2 10 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
3 9 (23.68%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (21.05%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) Perl
2 25 (65.79%) Shell Script
3 18 (47.37%) Bash Shell
4 16 (42.11%) Python
5 15 (39.47%) Bourne shell
6 10 (26.32%) Korn
7 9 (23.68%) AWK
8 8 (21.05%) C-shell
9 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.63%) C
10 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) MCSE
1 1 (2.63%) CCNP
1 1 (2.63%) CCNA
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle RMAN
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) Samba
3 1 (2.63%) NFS
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.63%) PowerHA
3 1 (2.63%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (23.68%) Data Guard
2 3 (7.89%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.63%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Oracle
2 13 (34.21%) Red Hat
3 10 (26.32%) HP
4 9 (23.68%) IBM
5 8 (21.05%) Dell
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) VMware
7 1 (2.63%) Sun
7 1 (2.63%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) BT
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 4 days ago