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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior UNIX Administrator
Rank 853 842 856
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Administrator 17 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.014% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.015% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 18
Average salary £45,000 £52,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.69% +20.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.00%
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
101684 96224 107055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83079 80543 92244
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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
East of England - 10 £45,000 - 1
London -20 4 £52,500 -1.86% 1
South East -3 2 £53,000 +10.41% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Senior UNIX Administrator
UK

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) UNIX
2 15 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 14 (70.00%) Perl
4 13 (65.00%) Solaris
4 13 (65.00%) CentOS
5 12 (60.00%) IBM
5 12 (60.00%) HP
6 11 (55.00%) Oracle
6 11 (55.00%) Ubuntu
6 11 (55.00%) Bash Shell
7 10 (50.00%) Linux
8 9 (45.00%) MySQL
9 8 (40.00%) ITIL
9 8 (40.00%) Dell
9 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
10 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
10 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (30.00%) VMware
12 5 (25.00%) Python
12 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (20.00%) Puppet
13 4 (20.00%) SAN
14 3 (15.00%) Nagios
14 3 (15.00%) SUSE
14 3 (15.00%) AS400
14 3 (15.00%) IBM Certification
14 3 (15.00%) Sun
14 3 (15.00%) AIX
14 3 (15.00%) LDAP
14 3 (15.00%) 3PAR

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Drupal
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) LDAP
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) FTP
4 1 (5.00%) HTTP
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) AS400
1 3 (15.00%) iSeries
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) UNIX
2 13 (65.00%) Solaris
2 13 (65.00%) CentOS
3 11 (55.00%) Ubuntu
4 10 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (15.00%) SUSE
6 3 (15.00%) AIX
7 2 (10.00%) Windows
8 1 (5.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Perl
2 11 (55.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
5 2 (10.00%) Bourne shell
6 1 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) Nagios
3 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.00%) Capistrano
4 1 (5.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (60.00%) IBM
2 12 (60.00%) HP
3 11 (55.00%) Oracle
4 8 (40.00%) Dell
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) 3PAR
6 3 (15.00%) Sun
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco
7 2 (10.00%) EMC
7 2 (10.00%) Veritas
8 1 (5.00%) Brocade
8 1 (5.00%) Symantec
8 1 (5.00%) CommVault
8 1 (5.00%) NetApp
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