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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Administrator
UK / England
Rank 759 787 744
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 68 128 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 61 100 143
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,050
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%

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
75025 89999 94835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62757 76295 79421
Median salary £47,500 £45,790 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.73% +1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +53 44 £45,000 -25.00% 2
South East +59 15 £52,250 -0.47% 3
East of England +4 3 £32,500 -14.47% 1
North West -17 3 £39,000 -22.00% 1
South West +24 2 - -
West Midlands +4 1 £44,000 -12.00%
Unix Administrator
UK

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Unix
2 123 (91.79%) Linux
3 67 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 65 (48.51%) Red Hat
5 61 (45.52%) Solaris
6 48 (35.82%) Bash Shell
7 41 (30.60%) Perl
8 36 (26.87%) Veritas
9 34 (25.37%) Shell Script
9 34 (25.37%) Puppet
10 31 (23.13%) Finance
11 30 (22.39%) Configuration Management
12 29 (21.64%) VMware
13 28 (20.90%) SAN
13 28 (20.90%) Oracle
14 26 (19.40%) Python
15 24 (17.91%) TCP/IP
16 22 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
17 21 (15.67%) Ansible
18 20 (14.93%) DNS
18 20 (14.93%) Disaster Recovery
19 19 (14.18%) Computer Science
20 18 (13.43%) Problem Management
20 18 (13.43%) Sun
20 18 (13.43%) AIX
21 17 (12.69%) Telecoms
21 17 (12.69%) High Availability
21 17 (12.69%) Capacity Planning
22 16 (11.94%) Ubuntu
23 15 (11.19%) Degree

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 5 (3.73%) Apache
2 3 (2.24%) IIS
3 2 (1.49%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.75%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.90%) SAN
2 24 (17.91%) TCP/IP
3 20 (14.93%) DNS
4 14 (10.45%) SMTP
5 11 (8.21%) LAN
5 11 (8.21%) WAN
6 10 (7.46%) DHCP
7 8 (5.97%) SSH
8 7 (5.22%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (4.48%) InfiniBand
10 5 (3.73%) LDAP
11 4 (2.99%) NAS
11 4 (2.99%) Network Security
11 4 (2.99%) X.25
12 3 (2.24%) Firewall
12 3 (2.24%) Internet
12 3 (2.24%) IPsec
12 3 (2.24%) ISDN
12 3 (2.24%) VLAN
12 3 (2.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.72%) Oracle Database
2 8 (5.97%) OLTP
2 8 (5.97%) VLDB
3 7 (5.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.99%) MySQL
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.49%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Subversion
2 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (23.13%) Finance
2 17 (12.69%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.45%) Banking
4 6 (4.48%) Front Office
5 5 (3.73%) Back Office
6 4 (2.99%) Games
6 4 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.24%) Electronics
7 3 (2.24%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.24%) Marketing
8 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.49%) Legal
9 1 (0.75%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.24%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (1.49%) J2EE
2 2 (1.49%) Lucene
2 2 (1.49%) OpenJDK
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.18%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.70%) Clustering
3 12 (8.96%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.99%) Fintech
4 4 (2.99%) HACMP
4 4 (2.99%) Online Games
5 3 (2.24%) EFT
6 2 (1.49%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.49%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.75%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 134 (100.00%) Unix
2 123 (91.79%) Linux
3 67 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 61 (45.52%) Solaris
5 18 (13.43%) AIX
6 16 (11.94%) Ubuntu
7 10 (7.46%) Windows
8 6 (4.48%) HPUX
9 5 (3.73%) CentOS
9 5 (3.73%) SUSE
10 3 (2.24%) Debian
10 3 (2.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.39%) Configuration Management
2 22 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (14.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (13.43%) Problem Management
5 17 (12.69%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (12.69%) High Availability
6 13 (9.70%) Capacity Management
7 9 (6.72%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (5.97%) E-Commerce
8 8 (5.97%) Security Management
9 7 (5.22%) ITIL
9 7 (5.22%) Performance Management
10 6 (4.48%) Line Management
10 6 (4.48%) Software Testing
10 6 (4.48%) Use Case
11 5 (3.73%) Asset Management
11 5 (3.73%) Incident Management
11 5 (3.73%) Migration
11 5 (3.73%) Patch Management
12 4 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (35.82%) Bash Shell
2 41 (30.60%) Perl
3 34 (25.37%) Shell Script
4 26 (19.40%) Python
5 8 (5.97%) Korn
6 6 (4.48%) MATLAB
7 5 (3.73%) SQL
8 4 (2.99%) AWK
8 4 (2.99%) C-shell
8 4 (2.99%) Java
9 3 (2.24%) C
10 2 (1.49%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.49%) Jython
11 1 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (11.19%) Degree
2 12 (8.96%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) SLA
2 4 (2.99%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (11.19%) NFS
1 15 (11.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 11 (8.21%) Docker
3 5 (3.73%) VMware ESX
3 5 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.24%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.24%) iptables
5 3 (2.24%) pfSense
6 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.49%) LXC
6 2 (1.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.75%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.75%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (25.37%) Puppet
2 21 (15.67%) Ansible
3 11 (8.21%) NetBackup
4 8 (5.97%) Failover Clustering
4 8 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (5.97%) Red Hat Satellite
5 7 (5.22%) Data Guard
6 6 (4.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (3.73%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (2.99%) Nagios
8 4 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (2.99%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.99%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (2.24%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (2.24%) Oracle ZFS
9 3 (2.24%) Zenoss
10 2 (1.49%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.75%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 65 (48.51%) Red Hat
2 36 (26.87%) Veritas
3 29 (21.64%) VMware
4 28 (20.90%) Oracle
5 18 (13.43%) Sun
6 11 (8.21%) HP
7 8 (5.97%) Microsoft
8 7 (5.22%) EMC
8 7 (5.22%) Sybase
8 7 (5.22%) Symantec
9 6 (4.48%) ANSYS
9 6 (4.48%) IBM
10 5 (3.73%) BMC
10 5 (3.73%) Brocade
10 5 (3.73%) Dell
11 4 (2.99%) SaltStack
12 3 (2.24%) Cisco
12 3 (2.24%) Infoblox
12 3 (2.24%) StorageTek
12 3 (2.24%) Yahoo!
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