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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Administrator
UK / England
Rank 788 803 765
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 51 123 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 45 91 140
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.04% +3.52%

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
76158 91202 95401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.47% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63631 77193 79218
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +28 37 £50,000 -20.00% 2
South East +49 9 £34,000 -35.23% 3
East of England +21 2 £33,750 -10.00%
North West -24 2 £43,250 -
South West - 1 - -
Unix Administrator
UK

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 144 (100.00%) Unix
2 133 (92.36%) Linux
3 72 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 70 (48.61%) Red Hat
5 63 (43.75%) Solaris
6 51 (35.42%) Perl
6 51 (35.42%) Bash Shell
7 44 (30.56%) Puppet
8 38 (26.39%) Finance
8 38 (26.39%) Veritas
9 37 (25.69%) Shell Script
9 37 (25.69%) Configuration Management
10 36 (25.00%) VMware
11 33 (22.92%) Python
12 32 (22.22%) Oracle
13 31 (21.53%) SAN
14 29 (20.14%) DNS
15 24 (16.67%) TCP/IP
15 24 (16.67%) Ansible
16 23 (15.97%) Performance Tuning
17 22 (15.28%) Ubuntu
18 21 (14.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 21 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
19 20 (13.89%) AIX
20 19 (13.19%) NFS
21 18 (12.50%) Sun
21 18 (12.50%) Problem Management
22 17 (11.81%) Computer Science
22 17 (11.81%) Capacity Planning
22 17 (11.81%) Telecoms

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 8 (5.56%) Apache
2 3 (2.08%) Apache Solr
2 3 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.08%) IIS
2 3 (2.08%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.39%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.39%) nginx
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
4 1 (0.69%) Drupal
4 1 (0.69%) lighttpd
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.69%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.53%) SAN
2 29 (20.14%) DNS
3 24 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 15 (10.42%) SMTP
5 13 (9.03%) DHCP
6 8 (5.56%) LDAP
6 8 (5.56%) SSH
7 7 (4.86%) LAN
7 7 (4.86%) WAN
8 6 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (4.17%) InfiniBand
9 5 (3.47%) NAS
10 4 (2.78%) Network Security
10 4 (2.78%) SSL
11 3 (2.08%) Firewall
11 3 (2.08%) Internet
11 3 (2.08%) IPsec
11 3 (2.08%) ISDN
11 3 (2.08%) VLAN
11 3 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.86%) OLTP
2 7 (4.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (4.86%) VLDB
3 6 (4.17%) MySQL
4 5 (3.47%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.47%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.08%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.39%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.69%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.69%) JIRA
2 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.69%) Vagrant
General
1 38 (26.39%) Finance
2 17 (11.81%) Telecoms
3 14 (9.72%) Banking
4 7 (4.86%) Front Office
5 6 (4.17%) Back Office
6 4 (2.78%) Games
6 4 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.08%) Electronics
7 3 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.08%) Legal
7 3 (2.08%) Marketing
8 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.69%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (2.08%) J2EE
1 3 (2.08%) Lucene
1 3 (2.08%) OpenJDK
2 2 (1.39%) HTML
3 1 (0.69%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (0.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.81%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.72%) Clustering
3 8 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.17%) HACMP
5 4 (2.78%) Fintech
5 4 (2.78%) Online Games
6 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.08%) EFT
6 3 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.39%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.39%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (0.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 144 (100.00%) Unix
2 133 (92.36%) Linux
3 72 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 63 (43.75%) Solaris
5 22 (15.28%) Ubuntu
6 20 (13.89%) AIX
7 13 (9.03%) Windows
8 6 (4.17%) CentOS
8 6 (4.17%) HPUX
8 6 (4.17%) SUSE
9 5 (3.47%) Windows Server
10 4 (2.78%) Debian
11 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.69%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.69%) Configuration Management
2 23 (15.97%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 17 (11.81%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (11.11%) High Availability
7 12 (8.33%) Capacity Management
8 10 (6.94%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (6.25%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.56%) Security Management
11 7 (4.86%) Line Management
11 7 (4.86%) Performance Management
12 6 (4.17%) Asset Management
12 6 (4.17%) DevOps
12 6 (4.17%) Incident Management
12 6 (4.17%) ITIL
12 6 (4.17%) Patch Management
13 5 (3.47%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (3.47%) Migration
13 5 (3.47%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (35.42%) Bash Shell
1 51 (35.42%) Perl
2 37 (25.69%) Shell Script
3 33 (22.92%) Python
4 7 (4.86%) Korn
4 7 (4.86%) SQL
5 6 (4.17%) Java
6 5 (3.47%) MATLAB
7 4 (2.78%) Ruby
8 3 (2.08%) AWK
8 3 (2.08%) C
8 3 (2.08%) C-shell
8 3 (2.08%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.39%) Jython
9 2 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (10.42%) Degree
2 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (14.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 19 (13.19%) NFS
3 15 (10.42%) Docker
4 7 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (4.17%) LXC
6 5 (3.47%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (3.47%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.08%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.08%) iptables
7 3 (2.08%) KVM
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle Clusterware
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (2.08%) pfSense
8 2 (1.39%) Active Directory
8 2 (1.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.69%) Postfix
9 1 (0.69%) Samba
9 1 (0.69%) Varnish
9 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (30.56%) Puppet
2 24 (16.67%) Ansible
3 11 (7.64%) NetBackup
3 11 (7.64%) Red Hat Satellite
4 9 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (4.86%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (4.86%) Failover Clustering
6 6 (4.17%) Data Guard
6 6 (4.17%) Nagios
7 5 (3.47%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (3.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (3.47%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (2.78%) Tivoli
9 3 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (2.08%) Zenoss
10 2 (1.39%) CFEngine
10 2 (1.39%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (0.69%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.69%) yum
Vendors
1 70 (48.61%) Red Hat
2 38 (26.39%) Veritas
3 36 (25.00%) VMware
4 32 (22.22%) Oracle
5 18 (12.50%) Sun
6 13 (9.03%) HP
7 11 (7.64%) EMC
8 8 (5.56%) IBM
9 7 (4.86%) Infoblox
9 7 (4.86%) Sybase
10 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
11 5 (3.47%) ANSYS
11 5 (3.47%) BMC
11 5 (3.47%) Dell
12 4 (2.78%) Brocade
12 4 (2.78%) SaltStack
13 3 (2.08%) Cisco
13 3 (2.08%) SAP
13 3 (2.08%) Symantec
13 3 (2.08%) Yahoo!
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