The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Unix Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Unix Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Unix Administrator
Rank 879 897 896
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Unix Administrator 26 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.014% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.015% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 16
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Senior Unix Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91358 94470 93145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.12% 96.49% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77495 78985 75634
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Unix Administrator Salary Trend in England

Senior Unix Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Unix Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Senior Unix Administrator Salary Histogram in England

Senior Unix Administrator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Unix Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
London +21 18 £65,000 +4.00% 1
West Midlands -18 7 £50,000 +11.11%
South East 0 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Senior Unix Administrator
UK

Senior Unix Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Unix Administrator in their job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Unix
2 47 (97.92%) Linux
3 35 (72.92%) Solaris
4 30 (62.50%) Perl
5 24 (50.00%) AIX
6 22 (45.83%) Red Hat
7 21 (43.75%) Hyper-V
8 20 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (39.58%) Finance
10 17 (35.42%) Veritas
11 15 (31.25%) DNS
11 15 (31.25%) SMTP
11 15 (31.25%) NFS
12 14 (29.17%) HTTP
12 14 (29.17%) SSL
12 14 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (29.17%) vSphere
13 13 (27.08%) IBM
13 13 (27.08%) Clustering
14 12 (25.00%) EMC
14 12 (25.00%) NetApp
14 12 (25.00%) Python
14 12 (25.00%) Load Balancing
15 10 (20.83%) Data Centre
15 10 (20.83%) Oracle
16 9 (18.75%) Banking
16 9 (18.75%) HPUX
16 9 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
17 8 (16.67%) Shell Script
18 7 (14.58%) ERP

Senior Unix Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Unix Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) DNS
1 15 (31.25%) SMTP
2 14 (29.17%) HTTP
2 14 (29.17%) SSL
3 5 (10.42%) Internet
4 3 (6.25%) SAN
5 2 (4.17%) Firewall
5 2 (4.17%) SSH
6 1 (2.08%) IPsec
6 1 (2.08%) LDAP
6 1 (2.08%) VPN
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Clustering
2 10 (20.83%) Data Centre
3 7 (14.58%) User Experience
4 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
5 3 (6.25%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.08%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Unix
2 47 (97.92%) Linux
3 35 (72.92%) Solaris
4 24 (50.00%) AIX
5 20 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (18.75%) HPUX
7 4 (8.33%) Debian
7 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
8 3 (6.25%) CentOS
8 3 (6.25%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 9 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (14.58%) ERP
4 7 (14.58%) ITIL
4 7 (14.58%) Kernel Tuning
4 7 (14.58%) Migration
5 6 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 4 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.17%) Change Control
7 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (2.08%) Coaching
8 1 (2.08%) DevOps
8 1 (2.08%) High Availability
8 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.08%) People Management
8 1 (2.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) Perl
2 12 (25.00%) Python
3 8 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.08%) AWK
5 1 (2.08%) Korn
5 1 (2.08%) sed
5 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) RHCE
1 2 (4.17%) RHCT
System Software
1 21 (43.75%) Hyper-V
2 15 (31.25%) NFS
3 14 (29.17%) vSphere
4 2 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.08%) KVM
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (2.08%) CFEngine
3 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Red Hat
2 17 (35.42%) Veritas
3 13 (27.08%) IBM
4 12 (25.00%) EMC
4 12 (25.00%) NetApp
5 10 (20.83%) Oracle
6 7 (14.58%) HP
6 7 (14.58%) SAP
7 2 (4.17%) Sun
7 2 (4.17%) Symantec
8 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.08%) Brocade
8 1 (2.08%) Cisco
8 1 (2.08%) Sybase
8 1 (2.08%) VMware
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