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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 848 758 731
Rank change year-on-year
-90 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 75 185 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 54 156 184
Median salary £53,750 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £32,474 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
92529 99293 107318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.54% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78587 81827 87848
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -27 37 £57,500 +9.52% 2
South East -17 17 £60,000 +29.72% 1
Yorkshire -3 12 £42,500 +29.81%
East of England +5 4 £45,500 +21.33% 2
North West +24 1 £35,000 -10.25% 1
East Midlands +15 1 £42,500 +25.00%
South West -8 1 - - 1
West Midlands -27 1 £45,000 +2.85%
North East - 1 - -
Unix Administrator
UK

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 215 (100.00%) Unix
2 164 (76.28%) Linux
3 117 (54.42%) Red Hat
4 86 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 86 (40.00%) Solaris
5 55 (25.58%) Perl
5 55 (25.58%) Finance
6 52 (24.19%) AIX
6 52 (24.19%) DNS
7 50 (23.26%) SAN
8 46 (21.40%) Oracle
9 44 (20.47%) Veritas
10 43 (20.00%) Clustering
11 40 (18.60%) Shell Script
12 39 (18.14%) Puppet
13 38 (17.67%) ITIL
14 37 (17.21%) VMware
15 31 (14.42%) CentOS
15 31 (14.42%) Bash Shell
16 30 (13.95%) Apache
16 30 (13.95%) MySQL
17 29 (13.49%) Python
17 29 (13.49%) Disaster Recovery
17 29 (13.49%) Root Cause Analysis
18 28 (13.02%) HP
19 27 (12.56%) IBM
19 27 (12.56%) NFS
20 26 (12.09%) Data Centre
21 25 (11.63%) Windows
21 25 (11.63%) Banking

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 30 (13.95%) Apache
2 16 (7.44%) WebSphere
3 13 (6.05%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.12%) SAS
5 8 (3.72%) Apache ServiceMix
5 8 (3.72%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (3.26%) JBoss
7 4 (1.86%) nginx
7 4 (1.86%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.93%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.47%) IIS
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.19%) MS Excel
1 9 (4.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 52 (24.19%) DNS
2 50 (23.26%) SAN
3 24 (11.16%) LDAP
4 21 (9.77%) SSL
5 19 (8.84%) TCP/IP
6 15 (6.98%) Internet
7 13 (6.05%) Firewall
7 13 (6.05%) HTTP
7 13 (6.05%) NAS
8 12 (5.58%) SMTP
9 10 (4.65%) SSH
10 9 (4.19%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (3.72%) FTP
11 8 (3.72%) InfiniBand
11 8 (3.72%) iSCSI
12 6 (2.79%) DHCP
12 6 (2.79%) Kerberos
13 3 (1.40%) Asterisk PBX
13 3 (1.40%) SNMP
14 2 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.95%) MySQL
2 12 (5.58%) Oracle Database
3 9 (4.19%) Oracle Exadata
4 8 (3.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (3.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (2.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.40%) OLTP
7 3 (1.40%) VLDB
8 2 (0.93%) Big Data
8 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.93%) Ingres
9 1 (0.47%) Redis
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Ant
1 1 (0.47%) Subversion
General
1 55 (25.58%) Finance
2 25 (11.63%) Banking
3 8 (3.72%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.86%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.93%) Games
6 2 (0.93%) Law
6 2 (0.93%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) Front Office
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.84%) Middleware
2 15 (6.98%) LAMP
3 8 (3.72%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (3.72%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (1.86%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (1.40%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.93%) Web Services
7 1 (0.47%) .NET
7 1 (0.47%) HTML
7 1 (0.47%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.47%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.00%) Clustering
2 26 (12.09%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.98%) Client/Server
4 12 (5.58%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.65%) CMDB
5 10 (4.65%) User Experience
6 8 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.26%) HACMP
8 6 (2.79%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.79%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.86%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.40%) EMC VMAX
11 1 (0.47%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.47%) Fintech
11 1 (0.47%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.47%) PKI
11 1 (0.47%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 215 (100.00%) Unix
2 164 (76.28%) Linux
3 86 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 86 (40.00%) Solaris
4 52 (24.19%) AIX
5 31 (14.42%) CentOS
6 25 (11.63%) Windows
7 13 (6.05%) HPUX
8 10 (4.65%) Debian
9 8 (3.72%) SUSE
10 7 (3.26%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (2.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 5 (2.33%) Windows Server
13 4 (1.86%) Fedora
14 3 (1.40%) FreeBSD
14 3 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (17.67%) ITIL
2 29 (13.49%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (13.49%) Root Cause Analysis
3 22 (10.23%) High Availability
4 21 (9.77%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (7.91%) Incident Management
5 17 (7.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (7.44%) Change Management
6 16 (7.44%) Load Balancing
6 16 (7.44%) Problem Management
7 15 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (6.51%) Change Control
8 14 (6.51%) Configuration Management
9 12 (5.58%) Service Management
10 11 (5.12%) Patch Management
11 10 (4.65%) Project Management
12 9 (4.19%) Migration
12 9 (4.19%) Performance Management
12 9 (4.19%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 55 (25.58%) Perl
2 40 (18.60%) Shell Script
3 31 (14.42%) Bash Shell
4 29 (13.49%) Python
5 19 (8.84%) Java
6 17 (7.91%) SQL
7 15 (6.98%) PHP
8 11 (5.12%) Korn
9 4 (1.86%) Bourne shell
9 4 (1.86%) Ruby
10 2 (0.93%) AWK
10 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.93%) sed
11 1 (0.47%) C
11 1 (0.47%) C#
11 1 (0.47%) C-shell
11 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (11.16%) Degree
2 18 (8.37%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (3.72%) RHCE
3 8 (3.72%) RHCT
4 7 (3.26%) HND
5 6 (2.79%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) CCNA
6 1 (0.47%) CCNP
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.51%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (12.56%) NFS
2 21 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (9.77%) vSphere
3 18 (8.37%) Hyper-V
4 17 (7.91%) Postfix
4 17 (7.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (4.65%) vCloud
6 9 (4.19%) Active Directory
6 9 (4.19%) Samba
7 8 (3.72%) GlusterFS
7 8 (3.72%) qmail
7 8 (3.72%) Sendmail
8 6 (2.79%) iptables
9 5 (2.33%) GPFS
10 4 (1.86%) Oracle Clusterware
10 4 (1.86%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (1.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 3 (1.40%) KVM
11 3 (1.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (1.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (18.14%) Puppet
2 18 (8.37%) Oracle ZFS
2 18 (8.37%) Red Hat Satellite
3 15 (6.98%) Ansible
4 14 (6.51%) Nagios
4 14 (6.51%) NetBackup
5 12 (5.58%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (4.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (3.72%) Plesk
7 8 (3.72%) Tivoli
8 7 (3.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 4 (1.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (1.40%) Cacti
10 3 (1.40%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.40%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (1.40%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (1.40%) SELinux
11 2 (0.93%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.93%) Cobbler
11 2 (0.93%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 117 (54.42%) Red Hat
2 46 (21.40%) Oracle
3 44 (20.47%) Veritas
4 37 (17.21%) VMware
5 28 (13.02%) HP
6 27 (12.56%) IBM
7 17 (7.91%) Microsoft
8 16 (7.44%) EMC
8 16 (7.44%) Sun
9 15 (6.98%) NetApp
10 11 (5.12%) SAP
11 8 (3.72%) Cisco
12 7 (3.26%) Symantec
13 5 (2.33%) Citrix
14 4 (1.86%) Brocade
15 3 (1.40%) StorageTek
15 3 (1.40%) Sybase
16 2 (0.93%) Atlassian
16 2 (0.93%) Google
16 2 (0.93%) Juniper
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