The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 UNIX Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 742 648 619
Rank change year-on-year
-94 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 134 198 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 101 159 224
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103361 95969 105981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.24% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85252 80299 91558
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
UNIX Administrator
UK

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

UNIX Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

UNIX Administrator Salary Trend in England

UNIX Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram in England

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 UNIX Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
London -66 46 £50,000 -9.09% 4
South East -48 23 £60,000 +50.00% 5
East of England -11 21 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Yorkshire -29 14 £42,500 -8.10% 1
West Midlands -18 12 £43,625 -8.15%
North West +7 9 £40,000 +9.58% 2
South West -14 8 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands -9 1 £27,500 -16.66%
UNIX Administrator
UK

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 315 (100.00%) UNIX
2 258 (81.90%) Linux
3 159 (50.48%) Solaris
4 129 (40.95%) Red Hat
5 104 (33.02%) Perl
5 104 (33.02%) Oracle
6 96 (30.48%) SAN
7 94 (29.84%) AIX
8 75 (23.81%) Shell Script
9 72 (22.86%) Finance
10 69 (21.90%) IBM
11 65 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 60 (19.05%) HP
13 55 (17.46%) Bash Shell
14 51 (16.19%) Clustering
15 50 (15.87%) DNS
16 47 (14.92%) Apache
17 45 (14.29%) ITIL
18 44 (13.97%) Python
18 44 (13.97%) TCP/IP
18 44 (13.97%) Veritas
19 43 (13.65%) HPUX
19 43 (13.65%) Banking
20 42 (13.33%) VMware
21 39 (12.38%) Load Balancing
22 38 (12.06%) EMC
22 38 (12.06%) Performance Tuning
23 37 (11.75%) Change Management
23 37 (11.75%) Problem Management
24 36 (11.43%) Oracle Database

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 47 (14.92%) Apache
2 23 (7.30%) Tomcat
3 14 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.54%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.22%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.90%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.63%) Drupal
8 2 (0.63%) Jetty
8 2 (0.63%) CMS
9 1 (0.32%) nginx
9 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 96 (30.48%) SAN
2 50 (15.87%) DNS
3 44 (13.97%) TCP/IP
4 24 (7.62%) Firewall
5 20 (6.35%) HTTP
6 18 (5.71%) SSL
7 17 (5.40%) SMTP
8 14 (4.44%) Internet
9 13 (4.13%) DHCP
10 12 (3.81%) LDAP
10 12 (3.81%) SSH
10 12 (3.81%) NAS
11 8 (2.54%) iSCSI
11 8 (2.54%) FTP
11 8 (2.54%) VPN
12 7 (2.22%) BIG-IP
13 6 (1.90%) Reverse Proxy
14 4 (1.27%) Network Security
14 4 (1.27%) Wireshark
14 4 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.43%) Oracle Database
2 35 (11.11%) MySQL
3 21 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 20 (6.35%) RDBMS
5 18 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (3.49%) SQL Server
7 9 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
8 8 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.59%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (0.95%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.95%) Ingres
10 3 (0.95%) DB2
11 1 (0.32%) VLDB
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.32%) OLTP
11 1 (0.32%) Redis
11 1 (0.32%) Big Data
11 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.95%) Toad
1 3 (0.95%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.32%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 72 (22.86%) Finance
2 43 (13.65%) Banking
3 10 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.22%) Legal
6 6 (1.90%) Advertising
6 6 (1.90%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.59%) Marketing
8 3 (0.95%) Back Office
9 2 (0.63%) Electronics
9 2 (0.63%) Retail
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Local Government
10 1 (0.32%) Front Office
10 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.76%) Web Services
2 10 (3.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (2.22%) LAMP
4 4 (1.27%) J2EE
5 3 (0.95%) .NET
5 3 (0.95%) Middleware
6 1 (0.32%) COM+
6 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.19%) Clustering
2 21 (6.67%) Replication
2 21 (6.67%) LPAR
3 13 (4.13%) Client/Server
4 10 (3.17%) HACMP
4 10 (3.17%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.90%) HP StorageWorks
7 5 (1.59%) DLPAR
7 5 (1.59%) Firmware
7 5 (1.59%) CLARiiON
8 4 (1.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (1.27%) Open Source
9 3 (0.95%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.95%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.63%) CMDB
10 2 (0.63%) DTV
10 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.32%) HP Superdome
11 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 315 (100.00%) UNIX
2 258 (81.90%) Linux
3 159 (50.48%) Solaris
4 94 (29.84%) AIX
5 65 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (13.65%) HPUX
7 32 (10.16%) Windows
8 30 (9.52%) CentOS
9 28 (8.89%) Ubuntu
10 19 (6.03%) SUSE
11 16 (5.08%) Debian
12 14 (4.44%) Oracle Linux
13 10 (3.17%) VMS
14 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (1.27%) Windows 7
15 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.63%) Fedora
17 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (14.29%) ITIL
2 39 (12.38%) Load Balancing
3 38 (12.06%) Performance Tuning
4 37 (11.75%) Problem Management
4 37 (11.75%) Change Management
5 34 (10.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 33 (10.48%) Configuration Management
7 26 (8.25%) Capacity Planning
8 20 (6.35%) DevOps
9 17 (5.40%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (5.08%) Service Management
11 15 (4.76%) E-Commerce
12 14 (4.44%) High Availability
13 13 (4.13%) Capacity Management
13 13 (4.13%) Business Continuity
14 10 (3.17%) Migration
14 10 (3.17%) Network Monitoring
15 9 (2.86%) Service Delivery
15 9 (2.86%) Release Management
16 8 (2.54%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 104 (33.02%) Perl
2 75 (23.81%) Shell Script
3 55 (17.46%) Bash Shell
4 44 (13.97%) Python
5 27 (8.57%) Java
6 23 (7.30%) Korn
7 22 (6.98%) PHP
8 19 (6.03%) C
9 18 (5.71%) Bourne shell
10 15 (4.76%) AWK
11 12 (3.81%) SQL
11 12 (3.81%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.86%) C-shell
13 7 (2.22%) Ruby
14 1 (0.32%) Jython
14 1 (0.32%) Groovy
14 1 (0.32%) sed
Qualifications
1 22 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.17%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.54%) Degree
5 7 (2.22%) CCNA
5 7 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.90%) MCSE
6 6 (1.90%) Sun Certification
7 5 (1.59%) SCSA
7 5 (1.59%) CCNP
7 5 (1.59%) OCP
7 5 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.95%) RHCE
9 1 (0.32%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 30 (9.52%) NFS
1 30 (9.52%) vSphere
2 28 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (8.25%) Hyper-V
4 21 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 19 (6.03%) KVM
6 18 (5.71%) Oracle RMAN
7 15 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 13 (4.13%) Oracle RAC
8 13 (4.13%) Veritas File System
9 9 (2.86%) Samba
10 8 (2.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 7 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (2.22%) VMware ESX
12 5 (1.59%) PowerHA
12 5 (1.59%) RHEV
13 3 (0.95%) Xen
14 2 (0.63%) Squid
14 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.63%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 33 (10.48%) Puppet
2 25 (7.94%) NetBackup
3 18 (5.71%) Data Guard
4 14 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (3.81%) Nagios
6 11 (3.49%) Tivoli
7 10 (3.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (3.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (2.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 8 (2.54%) BMC PATROL
8 8 (2.54%) EMC Navisphere
9 7 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (2.22%) YUM
10 5 (1.59%) CFEngine
10 5 (1.59%) Cobbler
11 4 (1.27%) HP SIM
11 4 (1.27%) Salt
11 4 (1.27%) Netcool
12 3 (0.95%) Foglight
13 2 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 129 (40.95%) Red Hat
2 104 (33.02%) Oracle
3 69 (21.90%) IBM
4 60 (19.05%) HP
5 44 (13.97%) Veritas
6 42 (13.33%) VMware
7 38 (12.06%) EMC
8 28 (8.89%) Sun
9 20 (6.35%) NetApp
10 18 (5.71%) Cisco
11 16 (5.08%) Symantec
12 13 (4.13%) Brocade
13 8 (2.54%) BMC
13 8 (2.54%) Dell
14 7 (2.22%) SolarWinds
15 6 (1.90%) Microsoft
15 6 (1.90%) Hitachi
16 4 (1.27%) Reuters
16 4 (1.27%) NYFIX
16 4 (1.27%) Patsystems
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Health care + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus 15% and Health Care
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SSE
Salary: From £37,478 to £47,905 per annum plus excellent benefits
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City, London
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Posted: 22 days ago
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