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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 700 646 655
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 181 224 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 148 178 190
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
100772 93375 103116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82602 78321 88425
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 October 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 2 October 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 -57 45 £53,750 -6.52% 7
Yorkshire -7 43 £35,500 -16.47% 3
South East -16 37 £57,500 +43.75% 2
West Midlands -19 22 £44,000 -12.00%
East of England -28 19 £45,000 -10.00%
North West -12 12 £37,000 -13.95% 3
South West -22 2 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East Midlands -7 1 £35,000 - 1
UNIX Administrator
UK

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 324 (100.00%) UNIX
2 262 (80.86%) Linux
3 174 (53.70%) Solaris
4 148 (45.68%) Red Hat
5 117 (36.11%) Shell Script
6 108 (33.33%) Perl
7 103 (31.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 94 (29.01%) SAN
9 89 (27.47%) IBM
10 88 (27.16%) AIX
11 79 (24.38%) Oracle
12 78 (24.07%) Apache
13 63 (19.44%) Finance
14 60 (18.52%) HP
15 55 (16.98%) Veritas
15 55 (16.98%) Bash Shell
16 54 (16.67%) HPUX
17 53 (16.36%) DNS
18 50 (15.43%) TCP/IP
19 47 (14.51%) EMC
20 45 (13.89%) Banking
21 44 (13.58%) Clustering
21 44 (13.58%) Puppet
22 42 (12.96%) CentOS
23 40 (12.35%) Disaster Recovery
23 40 (12.35%) Python
24 38 (11.73%) ITIL
24 38 (11.73%) NetApp
24 38 (11.73%) VMware
25 37 (11.42%) Sun

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 78 (24.07%) Apache
2 20 (6.17%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.01%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.16%) Apache Solr
4 7 (2.16%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (1.85%) nginx
6 4 (1.23%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.62%) Drupal
7 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.62%) CMS
7 2 (0.62%) IIS
7 2 (0.62%) Jetty
8 1 (0.31%) SAS
8 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 94 (29.01%) SAN
2 53 (16.36%) DNS
3 50 (15.43%) TCP/IP
4 26 (8.02%) Firewall
5 23 (7.10%) LDAP
6 14 (4.32%) FTP
7 12 (3.70%) SSH
8 11 (3.40%) HTTP
8 11 (3.40%) NAS
9 10 (3.09%) SSL
10 9 (2.78%) iSCSI
11 8 (2.47%) DHCP
12 7 (2.16%) BIG-IP
12 7 (2.16%) Internet
12 7 (2.16%) LAN
12 7 (2.16%) WAN
12 7 (2.16%) SMTP
13 6 (1.85%) VPN
14 3 (0.93%) SNMP
14 3 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.11%) MySQL
2 23 (7.10%) Oracle Database
3 13 (4.01%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (4.01%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.09%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.47%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (0.93%) DB2
7 3 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.62%) OLTP
8 2 (0.62%) VLDB
8 2 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.62%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.62%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.31%) Redis
9 1 (0.31%) Big Data
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (4.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.93%) Toad
3 3 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.31%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (0.31%) Hudson
General
1 63 (19.44%) Finance
2 45 (13.89%) Banking
3 11 (3.40%) Legal
4 9 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 9 (2.78%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.93%) Marketing
6 3 (0.93%) Back Office
6 3 (0.93%) Advertising
7 2 (0.62%) Retail
8 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
8 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.32%) LAMP
2 7 (2.16%) Web Services
3 4 (1.23%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (0.93%) XML
4 3 (0.93%) J2EE
5 2 (0.62%) HTML
5 2 (0.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.58%) Clustering
2 22 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.48%) LPAR
4 10 (3.09%) HACMP
5 9 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.78%) Open Source
5 9 (2.78%) HP StorageWorks
6 7 (2.16%) Hedge funds
6 7 (2.16%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.85%) iSeries
8 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.54%) DLPAR
8 5 (1.54%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.23%) AS400
9 4 (1.23%) Replication
9 4 (1.23%) VAX
10 3 (0.93%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.93%) CMDB
11 1 (0.31%) Wiki
11 1 (0.31%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 324 (100.00%) UNIX
2 262 (80.86%) Linux
3 174 (53.70%) Solaris
4 103 (31.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 88 (27.16%) AIX
6 54 (16.67%) HPUX
7 42 (12.96%) CentOS
8 32 (9.88%) SUSE
9 26 (8.02%) Ubuntu
9 26 (8.02%) Windows
10 13 (4.01%) VMS
11 12 (3.70%) Debian
12 7 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.85%) Windows 7
14 5 (1.54%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.31%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (12.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 38 (11.73%) ITIL
3 27 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 25 (7.72%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 24 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 23 (7.10%) Configuration Management
6 23 (7.10%) Problem Management
7 22 (6.79%) DevOps
8 19 (5.86%) Business Continuity
9 17 (5.25%) Performance Monitoring
10 16 (4.94%) Performance Analysis
10 16 (4.94%) Change Management
11 13 (4.01%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (3.70%) Migration
13 9 (2.78%) Project Management
13 9 (2.78%) Performance Management
14 8 (2.47%) Capacity Management
14 8 (2.47%) Mentoring
14 8 (2.47%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (36.11%) Shell Script
2 108 (33.33%) Perl
3 55 (16.98%) Bash Shell
4 40 (12.35%) Python
5 28 (8.64%) Java
6 27 (8.33%) Korn
7 21 (6.48%) Bourne shell
8 15 (4.63%) PHP
8 15 (4.63%) AWK
9 13 (4.01%) SQL
10 9 (2.78%) JavaScript
11 8 (2.47%) C-shell
12 7 (2.16%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.85%) C
14 4 (1.23%) Ruby
15 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.31%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (3.09%) Security Cleared
2 6 (1.85%) Degree
3 5 (1.54%) SCSA
3 5 (1.54%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.93%) IBM Certification
5 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.62%) MCSE
5 2 (0.62%) LPIC
5 2 (0.62%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) CCNP
6 1 (0.31%) CCNA
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.31%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (2.47%) QA
3 7 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (8.95%) NFS
2 28 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 20 (6.17%) PowerHA
5 18 (5.56%) vSphere
6 17 (5.25%) VMware ESX
7 16 (4.94%) Active Directory
8 14 (4.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 12 (3.70%) Veritas File System
9 12 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (3.40%) Hyper-V
10 11 (3.40%) Samba
11 9 (2.78%) Firmware
11 9 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
12 8 (2.47%) KVM
13 3 (0.93%) Squid
14 2 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 1 (0.31%) Xen
15 1 (0.31%) Sendmail
15 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 44 (13.58%) Puppet
2 35 (10.80%) NetBackup
3 18 (5.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 18 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (3.70%) Data Guard
5 11 (3.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (2.78%) Nagios
6 9 (2.78%) Tivoli
7 7 (2.16%) BMC PATROL
8 6 (1.85%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (1.54%) Zenoss
9 5 (1.54%) CFEngine
10 4 (1.23%) Control-M
11 3 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.93%) Foglight
11 3 (0.93%) OpenView
11 3 (0.93%) Legato
11 3 (0.93%) Netcool
11 3 (0.93%) YUM
Vendors
1 148 (45.68%) Red Hat
2 89 (27.47%) IBM
3 79 (24.38%) Oracle
4 60 (18.52%) HP
5 55 (16.98%) Veritas
6 47 (14.51%) EMC
7 38 (11.73%) VMware
7 38 (11.73%) NetApp
8 37 (11.42%) Sun
9 31 (9.57%) Symantec
10 15 (4.63%) Reuters
11 12 (3.70%) Cisco
12 11 (3.40%) Dell
13 10 (3.09%) Bloomberg
14 8 (2.47%) Brocade
15 7 (2.16%) InterSystems
15 7 (2.16%) BMC
15 7 (2.16%) Sybase
16 6 (1.85%) Microsoft
16 6 (1.85%) Hitachi
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