The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 838 778 736
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 58 154 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 42 129 174
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.27%
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
88174 98447 103358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.35% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74876 82625 84143
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

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 31 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -17 25 £52,500 -4.54% 5
South East +11 13 £50,500 +23.17% 2
Yorkshire +14 8 £31,000 -33.75%
East of England -29 7 £50,000 +11.11% 2
North West +10 2 £35,500 -16.47% 2
South West -4 2 £50,000 +14.28% 2
North East - 1 £43,000 - 1
Unix Administrator
UK

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Unix Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 115 (100.00%) Unix
2 94 (81.74%) Linux
3 65 (56.52%) Red Hat
4 47 (40.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (36.52%) Solaris
6 36 (31.30%) Finance
7 35 (30.43%) Puppet
8 32 (27.83%) Perl
9 30 (26.09%) VMware
10 25 (21.74%) Shell Script
10 25 (21.74%) SAN
10 25 (21.74%) Data Centre
11 23 (20.00%) Oracle
11 23 (20.00%) Bash Shell
12 19 (16.52%) AIX
12 19 (16.52%) TCP/IP
13 17 (14.78%) Windows
14 16 (13.91%) Python
14 16 (13.91%) SLA
14 16 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (13.04%) Nagios
15 15 (13.04%) Veritas
16 14 (12.17%) Configuration Management
16 14 (12.17%) DNS
16 14 (12.17%) ITIL
16 14 (12.17%) Capacity Planning
16 14 (12.17%) High Availability
16 14 (12.17%) Performance Tuning
17 13 (11.30%) NAS
17 13 (11.30%) Apache

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.30%) Apache
2 5 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.48%) JBoss
3 4 (3.48%) nginx
4 3 (2.61%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.74%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.74%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.87%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.87%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.74%) SAN
2 19 (16.52%) TCP/IP
3 14 (12.17%) DNS
4 13 (11.30%) NAS
5 7 (6.09%) Firewall
5 7 (6.09%) LDAP
5 7 (6.09%) SSL
6 6 (5.22%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (5.22%) LAN
6 6 (5.22%) WAN
6 6 (5.22%) X.25
7 5 (4.35%) SMTP
8 3 (2.61%) Asterisk PBX
8 3 (2.61%) DHCP
8 3 (2.61%) HTTP
8 3 (2.61%) Internet
9 2 (1.74%) InfiniBand
9 2 (1.74%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.74%) SNMP
10 1 (0.87%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) MySQL
2 8 (6.96%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.61%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (2.61%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.74%) Big Data
6 2 (1.74%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.74%) OLTP
6 2 (1.74%) VLDB
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.87%) JIRA
1 1 (0.87%) Subversion
General
1 36 (31.30%) Finance
2 9 (7.83%) Financial Institution
3 8 (6.96%) Banking
4 2 (1.74%) Electronics
4 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.74%) Marketing
4 2 (1.74%) Retail
4 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Games
5 1 (0.87%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.22%) Middleware
2 4 (3.48%) LAMP
2 4 (3.48%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (2.61%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (2.61%) Web Services
4 1 (0.87%) J2EE
4 1 (0.87%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.70%) Clustering
3 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.48%) Replication
5 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.61%) User Experience
6 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.74%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.74%) SCADA
7 1 (0.87%) CMDB
7 1 (0.87%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.87%) Fintech
7 1 (0.87%) Online Games
7 1 (0.87%) PKI
7 1 (0.87%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 115 (100.00%) Unix
2 94 (81.74%) Linux
3 47 (40.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 42 (36.52%) Solaris
5 19 (16.52%) AIX
6 17 (14.78%) Windows
7 12 (10.43%) CentOS
8 8 (6.96%) SUSE
9 5 (4.35%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.48%) Windows Server
11 3 (2.61%) Debian
11 3 (2.61%) HPUX
11 3 (2.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.17%) Capacity Planning
1 14 (12.17%) Configuration Management
1 14 (12.17%) High Availability
1 14 (12.17%) ITIL
1 14 (12.17%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (10.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (7.83%) Change Management
3 9 (7.83%) Load Balancing
4 6 (5.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (5.22%) Security Patching
5 5 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.48%) DevOps
6 4 (3.48%) ETL
6 4 (3.48%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.48%) Patch Management
6 4 (3.48%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (3.48%) Project Management
6 4 (3.48%) Server Building
7 3 (2.61%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.61%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.83%) Perl
2 25 (21.74%) Shell Script
3 23 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 16 (13.91%) Python
5 9 (7.83%) Korn
6 8 (6.96%) PHP
7 7 (6.09%) SQL
8 6 (5.22%) AWK
9 5 (4.35%) C-shell
9 5 (4.35%) Java
10 4 (3.48%) C#
11 3 (2.61%) Bourne shell
11 3 (2.61%) C
12 2 (1.74%) sed
13 1 (0.87%) C++
13 1 (0.87%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.87%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (8.70%) Degree
2 6 (5.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.48%) HND
4 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.91%) SLA
2 12 (10.43%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.83%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (7.83%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (5.22%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.48%) GlusterFS
5 4 (3.48%) NFS
5 4 (3.48%) RHEV
5 4 (3.48%) Samba
5 4 (3.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (3.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (2.61%) FreeRADIUS
6 3 (2.61%) iptables
6 3 (2.61%) Postfix
6 3 (2.61%) qmail
6 3 (2.61%) Sendmail
6 3 (2.61%) vCloud
6 3 (2.61%) vSphere
6 3 (2.61%) XenServer
7 2 (1.74%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (30.43%) Puppet
2 15 (13.04%) Nagios
3 7 (6.09%) Oracle ZFS
4 6 (5.22%) Data Guard
4 6 (5.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (4.35%) Control-M
5 5 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (3.48%) Ansible
6 4 (3.48%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (3.48%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (3.48%) Tivoli
7 3 (2.61%) Cacti
7 3 (2.61%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (2.61%) vRealize
8 2 (1.74%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (1.74%) yum
8 2 (1.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 65 (56.52%) Red Hat
2 30 (26.09%) VMware
3 23 (20.00%) Oracle
4 15 (13.04%) Veritas
5 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
6 12 (10.43%) Sun
7 11 (9.57%) HP
8 6 (5.22%) Citrix
8 6 (5.22%) IBM
8 6 (5.22%) Symantec
9 4 (3.48%) Cisco
10 2 (1.74%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.74%) Brocade
10 2 (1.74%) EMC
10 2 (1.74%) F5
10 2 (1.74%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.74%) Google
10 2 (1.74%) SAP
10 2 (1.74%) Splunk
10 2 (1.74%) StorageTek
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