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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior UNIX Administrator
Rank 845 834 858
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Administrator 25 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.027% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.028% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 10
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +54.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
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
100841 95105 100917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.52% 94.58% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 83428 79799 86766
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,539 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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
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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 -3 15 £85,000 +30.76%
Yorkshire - 5 £42,500 -
South East -4 3 £53,000 +11.57%
East of England - 2 £47,500 -
Senior UNIX Administrator
UK

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 38 (100.00%) UNIX
2 28 (73.68%) Linux
3 27 (71.05%) Perl
3 27 (71.05%) Solaris
4 23 (60.53%) Red Hat
5 19 (50.00%) IBM
6 18 (47.37%) CentOS
7 17 (44.74%) SAN
8 16 (42.11%) Shell Script
9 15 (39.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (36.84%) ITIL
11 12 (31.58%) HP
11 12 (31.58%) Ubuntu
11 12 (31.58%) Bash Shell
12 11 (28.95%) EMC
12 11 (28.95%) Veritas
12 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
12 11 (28.95%) DNS
12 11 (28.95%) Oracle
13 10 (26.32%) MySQL
14 9 (23.68%) NetApp
14 9 (23.68%) NAS
14 9 (23.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 9 (23.68%) Puppet
15 8 (21.05%) Dell
15 8 (21.05%) Apache
15 8 (21.05%) Symantec
15 8 (21.05%) Manufacturing
16 7 (18.42%) VMware
16 7 (18.42%) LDAP

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 8 (21.05%) Apache
2 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.26%) Drupal
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) SAN
2 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
2 11 (28.95%) DNS
3 9 (23.68%) NAS
4 7 (18.42%) LDAP
5 6 (15.79%) FTP
6 4 (10.53%) Firewall
6 4 (10.53%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.26%) HTTP
8 1 (2.63%) Internet
8 1 (2.63%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Finance
4 4 (10.53%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 2 (5.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Middleware
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) iSeries
1 3 (7.89%) Hedge funds
1 3 (7.89%) AS400
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Wiki
3 1 (2.63%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) UNIX
2 28 (73.68%) Linux
3 27 (71.05%) Solaris
4 18 (47.37%) CentOS
5 15 (39.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (31.58%) Ubuntu
7 5 (13.16%) HPUX
8 3 (7.89%) AIX
8 3 (7.89%) SUSE
9 2 (5.26%) Windows
10 1 (2.63%) Debian
10 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Service Management
3 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) Resource Management
4 3 (7.89%) Time Management
4 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) High Availability
6 1 (2.63%) Change Control
6 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.63%) Content Management
6 1 (2.63%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) Perl
2 16 (42.11%) Shell Script
3 12 (31.58%) Bash Shell
4 6 (15.79%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) Java
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 2 (5.26%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.89%) IBM Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) Firmware
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Puppet
2 5 (13.16%) NetBackup
2 5 (13.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (7.89%) Nagios
4 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.26%) Capistrano
5 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Red Hat
2 19 (50.00%) IBM
3 12 (31.58%) HP
4 11 (28.95%) EMC
4 11 (28.95%) Oracle
4 11 (28.95%) Veritas
5 9 (23.68%) NetApp
6 8 (21.05%) Symantec
6 8 (21.05%) Dell
7 7 (18.42%) VMware
8 5 (13.16%) F5
9 4 (10.53%) Sun
10 3 (7.89%) Reuters
10 3 (7.89%) 3PAR
11 2 (5.26%) Cisco
12 1 (2.63%) CommVault
12 1 (2.63%) Brocade
12 1 (2.63%) Remedy