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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 741 648 611
Rank change year-on-year
-93 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 130 198 271
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% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 96 158 225
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,250 £58,600
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.12%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103151 95852 105809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.36% 94.20% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84977 80074 91329
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 30 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 30 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 -76 43 £50,250 -8.63% 6
South East -46 23 £60,000 +50.00% 5
East of England -17 22 £45,000 -1.09% 2
West Midlands -8 13 £44,000 -7.36%
Yorkshire -19 13 £37,925 -10.76% 3
North West +11 9 £37,500 -11.76% 4
South West -16 6 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands -10 1 £27,500 -16.66%
UNIX Administrator
UK

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 318 (100.00%) UNIX
2 260 (81.76%) Linux
3 157 (49.37%) Solaris
4 131 (41.19%) Red Hat
5 105 (33.02%) Perl
6 103 (32.39%) Oracle
7 95 (29.87%) AIX
7 95 (29.87%) SAN
8 75 (23.58%) Shell Script
9 73 (22.96%) Finance
10 69 (21.70%) IBM
11 66 (20.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 60 (18.87%) HP
13 57 (17.92%) Bash Shell
14 52 (16.35%) Clustering
15 51 (16.04%) DNS
16 48 (15.09%) Apache
17 46 (14.47%) TCP/IP
17 46 (14.47%) Python
18 45 (14.15%) ITIL
19 44 (13.84%) Banking
20 43 (13.52%) HPUX
21 42 (13.21%) Veritas
22 41 (12.89%) VMware
23 39 (12.26%) Load Balancing
24 38 (11.95%) Problem Management
24 38 (11.95%) EMC
25 37 (11.64%) Change Management
26 36 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
27 35 (11.01%) Oracle Database

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 48 (15.09%) Apache
2 22 (6.92%) Tomcat
3 15 (4.72%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.52%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.52%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.20%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.26%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (0.63%) CMS
7 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.63%) Drupal
7 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.63%) nginx
7 2 (0.63%) Jetty
8 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) MS Office
2 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 95 (29.87%) SAN
2 51 (16.04%) DNS
3 46 (14.47%) TCP/IP
4 25 (7.86%) Firewall
5 20 (6.29%) HTTP
6 18 (5.66%) SSL
7 17 (5.35%) SMTP
8 14 (4.40%) Internet
9 13 (4.09%) DHCP
10 12 (3.77%) LDAP
10 12 (3.77%) SSH
10 12 (3.77%) NAS
11 9 (2.83%) VPN
12 8 (2.52%) FTP
12 8 (2.52%) iSCSI
13 7 (2.20%) BIG-IP
14 6 (1.89%) Reverse Proxy
15 4 (1.26%) SNMP
15 4 (1.26%) WAN
15 4 (1.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.01%) Oracle Database
1 35 (11.01%) MySQL
2 21 (6.60%) Relational Database
3 20 (6.29%) RDBMS
4 18 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (3.46%) SQL Server
6 9 (2.83%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.57%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.57%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (0.94%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.94%) Ingres
9 3 (0.94%) DB2
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.31%) Big Data
10 1 (0.31%) Redis
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Jenkins
1 3 (0.94%) Toad
2 1 (0.31%) Hudson
2 1 (0.31%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 73 (22.96%) Finance
2 44 (13.84%) Banking
3 10 (3.14%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.20%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.20%) Legal
6 6 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.89%) Advertising
7 5 (1.57%) Marketing
8 3 (0.94%) Back Office
9 2 (0.63%) Electronics
9 2 (0.63%) Retail
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Local Government
10 1 (0.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Front Office
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.72%) Web Services
2 10 (3.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (2.52%) LAMP
4 4 (1.26%) J2EE
5 3 (0.94%) Middleware
5 3 (0.94%) .NET
6 1 (0.31%) COM+
6 1 (0.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.35%) Clustering
2 21 (6.60%) LPAR
2 21 (6.60%) Replication
3 13 (4.09%) Client/Server
4 10 (3.14%) Enterprise Storage
5 9 (2.83%) HACMP
6 7 (2.20%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.89%) HP StorageWorks
8 5 (1.57%) DLPAR
8 5 (1.57%) CLARiiON
8 5 (1.57%) Firmware
9 4 (1.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (1.26%) Open Source
10 3 (0.94%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.94%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.63%) DTV
11 2 (0.63%) VAX
11 2 (0.63%) CMDB
11 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.31%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 318 (100.00%) UNIX
2 260 (81.76%) Linux
3 157 (49.37%) Solaris
4 95 (29.87%) AIX
5 66 (20.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (13.52%) HPUX
7 33 (10.38%) Windows
8 30 (9.43%) CentOS
9 29 (9.12%) Ubuntu
10 21 (6.60%) SUSE
11 17 (5.35%) Debian
12 14 (4.40%) Oracle Linux
13 11 (3.46%) VMS
14 6 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (1.57%) Windows 7
15 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.94%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.63%) Fedora
18 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
18 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (14.15%) ITIL
2 39 (12.26%) Load Balancing
3 38 (11.95%) Problem Management
4 37 (11.64%) Change Management
5 36 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
6 35 (11.01%) Disaster Recovery
7 33 (10.38%) Configuration Management
8 26 (8.18%) Capacity Planning
9 19 (5.97%) DevOps
10 18 (5.66%) E-Commerce
11 17 (5.35%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (5.03%) Service Management
13 14 (4.40%) Business Continuity
13 14 (4.40%) High Availability
14 13 (4.09%) Capacity Management
15 10 (3.14%) Migration
15 10 (3.14%) Network Monitoring
16 9 (2.83%) Release Management
16 9 (2.83%) Service Delivery
17 8 (2.52%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 105 (33.02%) Perl
2 75 (23.58%) Shell Script
3 57 (17.92%) Bash Shell
4 46 (14.47%) Python
5 27 (8.49%) Java
6 24 (7.55%) Korn
7 22 (6.92%) PHP
8 19 (5.97%) C
8 19 (5.97%) Bourne shell
9 15 (4.72%) AWK
10 12 (3.77%) SQL
10 12 (3.77%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.83%) C-shell
12 7 (2.20%) Ruby
13 1 (0.31%) Groovy
13 1 (0.31%) Jython
Qualifications
1 22 (6.92%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.46%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.14%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.52%) Degree
5 7 (2.20%) CCNA
5 7 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.89%) MCSE
6 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.89%) Sun Certification
7 5 (1.57%) SCSA
7 5 (1.57%) OCP
7 5 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (1.57%) CCNP
8 3 (0.94%) RHCE
9 1 (0.31%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (2.20%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.57%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 30 (9.43%) vSphere
1 30 (9.43%) NFS
2 28 (8.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (8.18%) Hyper-V
4 22 (6.92%) Active Directory
5 19 (5.97%) KVM
6 16 (5.03%) Oracle RMAN
7 13 (4.09%) Veritas File System
7 13 (4.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 11 (3.46%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (2.83%) Samba
10 8 (2.52%) VMware ESX
11 7 (2.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 7 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (2.20%) PowerHA
12 5 (1.57%) RHEV
13 3 (0.94%) Xen
14 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.63%) Squid
14 2 (0.63%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 33 (10.38%) Puppet
2 25 (7.86%) NetBackup
3 16 (5.03%) Data Guard
4 14 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (3.77%) Nagios
6 11 (3.46%) Tivoli
7 10 (3.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 10 (3.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (2.52%) BMC PATROL
8 8 (2.52%) EMC Navisphere
8 8 (2.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 7 (2.20%) YUM
9 7 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (1.57%) CFEngine
11 4 (1.26%) Netcool
11 4 (1.26%) Salt
11 4 (1.26%) Cobbler
11 4 (1.26%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.94%) Foglight
13 2 (0.63%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 131 (41.19%) Red Hat
2 103 (32.39%) Oracle
3 69 (21.70%) IBM
4 60 (18.87%) HP
5 42 (13.21%) Veritas
6 41 (12.89%) VMware
7 38 (11.95%) EMC
8 28 (8.81%) Sun
9 20 (6.29%) NetApp
10 18 (5.66%) Cisco
11 15 (4.72%) Symantec
12 13 (4.09%) Brocade
13 8 (2.52%) BMC
13 8 (2.52%) Dell
14 7 (2.20%) SolarWinds
14 7 (2.20%) Microsoft
15 6 (1.89%) Hitachi
16 5 (1.57%) Reuters
16 5 (1.57%) JBoss
17 4 (1.26%) Bloomberg
Surrey
Hudson - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Limitless Internet Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Health care + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Booking.com
Posted: 10 days ago
Camberley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus 15% and Health Care
Posted: 21 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £37,478 to £47,905 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
HSBC
Posted: 26 days ago