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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 846 793 764
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 55 149 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 48 126 162
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £36,000 £33,350
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
87545 99782 108857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 74699 83238 89859
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +8 23 £52,500 +1.44%
Yorkshire +30 16 £33,000 -5.71% 1
South West +10 4 £50,000 +14.28%
South East +4 4 £72,500 +26.08%
North West +24 2 £33,000 -15.38% 1
East of England +5 2 £58,750 +34.28%
North East - 2 £43,000 - 1
West Midlands -27 1 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Unix Administrator
UK

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 151 (100.00%) Unix
2 114 (75.50%) Linux
3 78 (51.66%) Red Hat
4 59 (39.07%) Solaris
5 53 (35.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 42 (27.81%) SAN
7 39 (25.83%) VMware
8 36 (23.84%) Puppet
9 35 (23.18%) Finance
9 35 (23.18%) Oracle
10 33 (21.85%) Perl
11 29 (19.21%) DNS
11 29 (19.21%) Shell Script
12 28 (18.54%) AIX
13 26 (17.22%) Windows
14 23 (15.23%) MySQL
15 22 (14.57%) CentOS
15 22 (14.57%) Clustering
16 21 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (13.91%) Data Centre
17 20 (13.25%) High Availability
17 20 (13.25%) NAS
18 19 (12.58%) Bash Shell
18 19 (12.58%) TCP/IP
19 18 (11.92%) Oracle ZFS
19 18 (11.92%) ITIL
19 18 (11.92%) Apache
19 18 (11.92%) Veritas
20 17 (11.26%) Disaster Recovery
20 17 (11.26%) Python

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 18 (11.92%) Apache
2 8 (5.30%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.97%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.31%) JBoss
4 5 (3.31%) SAS
5 4 (2.65%) nginx
5 4 (2.65%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.32%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (1.32%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.32%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.66%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.66%) IIS
7 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.97%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (27.81%) SAN
2 29 (19.21%) DNS
3 20 (13.25%) NAS
4 19 (12.58%) TCP/IP
5 14 (9.27%) LDAP
6 9 (5.96%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (5.30%) InfiniBand
7 8 (5.30%) iSCSI
8 7 (4.64%) Firewall
8 7 (4.64%) SSL
9 6 (3.97%) DHCP
9 6 (3.97%) HTTP
10 5 (3.31%) Internet
10 5 (3.31%) SMTP
11 4 (2.65%) Kerberos
12 3 (1.99%) Asterisk PBX
12 3 (1.99%) FTP
12 3 (1.99%) SSH
13 2 (1.32%) SNMP
14 1 (0.66%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.23%) MySQL
2 13 (8.61%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (5.30%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (5.30%) Oracle Exadata
4 7 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.99%) OLTP
6 3 (1.99%) VLDB
7 2 (1.32%) Big Data
7 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.66%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (23.18%) Finance
2 12 (7.95%) Banking
3 9 (5.96%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.65%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Games
5 2 (1.32%) Law
5 2 (1.32%) Retail
6 1 (0.66%) Electronics
6 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
6 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.93%) Middleware
2 9 (5.96%) LAMP
3 8 (5.30%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (2.65%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (1.99%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (1.99%) Web Services
6 2 (1.32%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.66%) .NET
7 1 (0.66%) J2EE
7 1 (0.66%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.57%) Clustering
2 21 (13.91%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.28%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.62%) CMDB
5 8 (5.30%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.97%) Mainframe
7 5 (3.31%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.65%) User Experience
9 3 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.99%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (1.32%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.66%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.66%) Fintech
11 1 (0.66%) Online Games
11 1 (0.66%) PKI
11 1 (0.66%) PlayStation
11 1 (0.66%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 151 (100.00%) Unix
2 114 (75.50%) Linux
3 59 (39.07%) Solaris
4 53 (35.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (18.54%) AIX
6 26 (17.22%) Windows
7 22 (14.57%) CentOS
8 7 (4.64%) SUSE
9 6 (3.97%) Debian
10 5 (3.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 5 (3.31%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.65%) HPUX
11 4 (2.65%) Windows Server
12 3 (1.99%) FreeBSD
12 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (1.32%) Fedora
13 2 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (13.25%) High Availability
2 18 (11.92%) ITIL
3 17 (11.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (11.26%) Incident Management
4 15 (9.93%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (9.27%) Change Management
5 14 (9.27%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (9.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (7.95%) Load Balancing
7 11 (7.28%) Patch Management
8 10 (6.62%) Configuration Management
8 10 (6.62%) Service Management
9 9 (5.96%) Performance Management
10 8 (5.30%) Problem Management
11 7 (4.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (3.31%) DevOps
12 5 (3.31%) ETL
12 5 (3.31%) Server Building
13 4 (2.65%) Mentoring
13 4 (2.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (21.85%) Perl
2 29 (19.21%) Shell Script
3 19 (12.58%) Bash Shell
4 17 (11.26%) Python
5 15 (9.93%) SQL
6 14 (9.27%) Java
7 9 (5.96%) Korn
8 8 (5.30%) PHP
9 4 (2.65%) Bourne shell
10 3 (1.99%) Ruby
11 2 (1.32%) AWK
11 2 (1.32%) C
11 2 (1.32%) sed
12 1 (0.66%) C#
12 1 (0.66%) C++
12 1 (0.66%) C-shell
12 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (11.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.93%) Degree
3 8 (5.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (3.31%) HND
4 5 (3.31%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.62%) Virtual Servers
3 8 (5.30%) GlusterFS
3 8 (5.30%) NFS
4 6 (3.97%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.97%) Samba
4 6 (3.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (3.97%) vSphere
5 5 (3.31%) iptables
5 5 (3.31%) vCloud
6 4 (2.65%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.65%) Postfix
6 4 (2.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.65%) XenServer
7 3 (1.99%) FreeRADIUS
7 3 (1.99%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.99%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (1.32%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 36 (23.84%) Puppet
2 18 (11.92%) Oracle ZFS
3 16 (10.60%) Nagios
4 12 (7.95%) Red Hat Satellite
5 9 (5.96%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (5.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (4.64%) Ansible
8 5 (3.31%) NetBackup
9 4 (2.65%) Tivoli
10 3 (1.99%) Cacti
10 3 (1.99%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.99%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (1.99%) SELinux
10 3 (1.99%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 3 (1.99%) vRealize
11 2 (1.32%) CFEngine
11 2 (1.32%) Cobbler
11 2 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (1.32%) yum
11 2 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 78 (51.66%) Red Hat
2 39 (25.83%) VMware
3 35 (23.18%) Oracle
4 18 (11.92%) Veritas
5 14 (9.27%) HP
6 13 (8.61%) Microsoft
7 12 (7.95%) IBM
8 11 (7.28%) Sun
9 5 (3.31%) Cisco
9 5 (3.31%) Citrix
9 5 (3.31%) EMC
10 3 (1.99%) Brocade
10 3 (1.99%) NetApp
10 3 (1.99%) StorageTek
10 3 (1.99%) Sybase
11 2 (1.32%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.32%) Cognizant
11 2 (1.32%) F5
11 2 (1.32%) Google
11 2 (1.32%) SAP
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