The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 754 771 697
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -74
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 112 145 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 100 111 139
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.64% +1.25%
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
96251 105897 96840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 87735 81460
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
South East +16 34 £48,750 +8.93% 4
East of England +26 33 £45,000 - 1
London +10 31 £52,500 -14.28% 7
Yorkshire -3 9 £43,596 +2.57% 1
West Midlands -11 6 £43,596 +8.98%
South West -21 4 £43,750 +16.66%
North West -12 1 £39,000 +8.33% 1
UNIX Administrator
UK

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 274 (100.00%) UNIX
2 227 (82.85%) Linux
3 169 (61.68%) Solaris
4 120 (43.80%) Red Hat
5 119 (43.43%) Oracle
6 85 (31.02%) Finance
6 85 (31.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 78 (28.47%) Shell Script
8 77 (28.10%) AIX
9 74 (27.01%) SAN
10 72 (26.28%) VMware
10 72 (26.28%) Perl
11 50 (18.25%) TCP/IP
11 50 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 49 (17.88%) HP
13 47 (17.15%) Sun
13 47 (17.15%) Puppet
14 46 (16.79%) MySQL
15 42 (15.33%) Python
15 42 (15.33%) DNS
16 41 (14.96%) Veritas
17 40 (14.60%) Windows
18 38 (13.87%) Apache
18 38 (13.87%) Banking
19 36 (13.14%) IBM
20 35 (12.77%) HPUX
20 35 (12.77%) Bash Shell
20 35 (12.77%) DevOps
21 32 (11.68%) Oracle ZFS
22 31 (11.31%) Disaster Recovery

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 38 (13.87%) Apache
2 25 (9.12%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.01%) GlassFish
4 8 (2.92%) Oracle Application Server
4 8 (2.92%) IIS
5 7 (2.55%) JBoss
5 7 (2.55%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.46%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.46%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.46%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.09%) Moodle
7 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.36%) Node.js
9 1 (0.36%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (1.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.09%) PaaS
3 2 (0.73%) IaaS
3 2 (0.73%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.36%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 74 (27.01%) SAN
2 50 (18.25%) TCP/IP
3 42 (15.33%) DNS
4 31 (11.31%) Firewall
5 21 (7.66%) LDAP
6 17 (6.20%) NAS
7 15 (5.47%) HTTP
8 14 (5.11%) SMTP
9 13 (4.74%) LAN
9 13 (4.74%) WAN
9 13 (4.74%) SSH
10 10 (3.65%) Network Security
10 10 (3.65%) BGP
11 9 (3.28%) FTP
12 7 (2.55%) DHCP
13 6 (2.19%) VPN
13 6 (2.19%) Internet
13 6 (2.19%) iSCSI
14 5 (1.82%) BIG-IP
15 3 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.79%) MySQL
2 29 (10.58%) SQL Server
3 24 (8.76%) Oracle Database
4 16 (5.84%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (4.01%) VLDB
5 11 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.01%) OLTP
6 9 (3.28%) DB2
7 6 (2.19%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.19%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (2.19%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.82%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (1.46%) Informix
9 4 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.46%) MaxDB
10 3 (1.09%) InfluxDB
11 2 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.36%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 17 (6.20%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.74%) Subversion
3 5 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.46%) Toad
5 3 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.36%) JIRA
6 1 (0.36%) Firebug
General
1 85 (31.02%) Finance
2 38 (13.87%) Banking
3 13 (4.74%) Financial Institution
4 12 (4.38%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.55%) Back Office
5 7 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.55%) Games
6 6 (2.19%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.46%) French Language
7 4 (1.46%) German Language
8 2 (0.73%) Advertising
8 2 (0.73%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.92%) Web Services
2 5 (1.82%) LAMP
3 4 (1.46%) CGI
4 3 (1.09%) XML
4 3 (1.09%) XSLT
4 3 (1.09%) OAuth
5 2 (0.73%) FastCGI
5 2 (0.73%) Middleware
6 1 (0.36%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.36%) Django
6 1 (0.36%) HTML
6 1 (0.36%) CSS
6 1 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.85%) Clustering
2 15 (5.47%) LPAR
3 14 (5.11%) HACMP
3 14 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.74%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.01%) Celerra
6 9 (3.28%) AS400
7 8 (2.92%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.55%) EMC VNX
8 7 (2.55%) PlayStation
8 7 (2.55%) CLARiiON
9 6 (2.19%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.82%) Replication
10 5 (1.82%) HP Superdome
11 4 (1.46%) PKI
12 3 (1.09%) CMDB
12 3 (1.09%) Learning Management System
12 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.09%) E-Learning
13 2 (0.73%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 274 (100.00%) UNIX
2 227 (82.85%) Linux
3 169 (61.68%) Solaris
4 85 (31.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 77 (28.10%) AIX
6 40 (14.60%) Windows
7 35 (12.77%) HPUX
8 29 (10.58%) Debian
9 23 (8.39%) SUSE
10 21 (7.66%) Ubuntu
11 15 (5.47%) Oracle Linux
12 14 (5.11%) CentOS
13 3 (1.09%) VMS
14 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.73%) Android
14 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.73%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.73%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (12.77%) DevOps
2 31 (11.31%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (10.95%) Capacity Planning
4 28 (10.22%) ITIL
5 23 (8.39%) Load Balancing
6 22 (8.03%) Change Management
6 22 (8.03%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (7.66%) Problem Management
8 20 (7.30%) Service Delivery
8 20 (7.30%) Patch Management
9 18 (6.57%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (5.47%) Configuration Management
11 14 (5.11%) E-Commerce
11 14 (5.11%) Performance Analysis
12 13 (4.74%) Security Management
13 12 (4.38%) Business Continuity
14 10 (3.65%) Project Management
15 9 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (3.28%) Software Licensing
15 9 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (28.47%) Shell Script
2 72 (26.28%) Perl
3 42 (15.33%) Python
4 35 (12.77%) Bash Shell
5 26 (9.49%) Korn
6 23 (8.39%) SQL
7 19 (6.93%) Java
8 17 (6.20%) Ruby
9 13 (4.74%) AWK
10 12 (4.38%) PHP
10 12 (4.38%) C-shell
11 10 (3.65%) Bourne shell
12 8 (2.92%) JavaScript
13 5 (1.82%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.46%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.09%) C++
16 2 (0.73%) C
16 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.73%) BeanShell
17 1 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (7.66%) Degree
2 14 (5.11%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 10 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (3.28%) RHCE
5 6 (2.19%) RHCSA
5 6 (2.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.09%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.73%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) LPIC
8 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.36%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.76%) SLA
2 16 (5.84%) QA
3 9 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (2.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (9.49%) vSphere
3 17 (6.20%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (6.20%) NFS
4 15 (5.47%) Active Directory
5 14 (5.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 10 (3.65%) Xen
6 10 (3.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 10 (3.65%) KVM
7 8 (2.92%) Samba
8 7 (2.55%) Squid
9 3 (1.09%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.73%) Veritas File System
10 2 (0.73%) XenApp
10 2 (0.73%) GPFS
10 2 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.36%) XenServer
11 1 (0.36%) Varnish
11 1 (0.36%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 47 (17.15%) Puppet
2 32 (11.68%) Oracle ZFS
3 30 (10.95%) NetBackup
4 25 (9.12%) Oracle RMAN
4 25 (9.12%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (5.84%) Data Guard
6 15 (5.47%) Nagios
6 15 (5.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 10 (3.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 8 (2.92%) Salt
9 7 (2.55%) Opsview
9 7 (2.55%) CFEngine
10 6 (2.19%) ITRS Geneos
10 6 (2.19%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (1.82%) Legato
12 4 (1.46%) ARCserve
12 4 (1.46%) Foglight
12 4 (1.46%) Backup Exec
12 4 (1.46%) SnapMirror
12 4 (1.46%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 120 (43.80%) Red Hat
2 119 (43.43%) Oracle
3 72 (26.28%) VMware
4 49 (17.88%) HP
5 47 (17.15%) Sun
6 41 (14.96%) Veritas
7 36 (13.14%) IBM
8 21 (7.66%) Cisco
8 21 (7.66%) EMC
9 19 (6.93%) Brocade
10 18 (6.57%) NetApp
10 18 (6.57%) Sybase
11 13 (4.74%) Symantec
12 6 (2.19%) CheckPoint
12 6 (2.19%) Reuters
12 6 (2.19%) Bloomberg
13 5 (1.82%) hybris
13 5 (1.82%) 3PAR
13 5 (1.82%) F5
13 5 (1.82%) Hitachi
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