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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 766 768 679
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -89
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 143 161 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 108 138 198
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £64,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,105
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -1.43%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 +12 67 £60,000 +9.09% 6
South East -7 21 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Yorkshire +5 20 £41,384 +18.24% 2
East of England -3 12 £37,500 -11.76%
North West +37 11 - -
West Midlands -12 9 £50,000 +25.00%
Unix Administrator
UK

Unix Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 268 (100.00%) Unix
2 209 (77.99%) Linux
3 124 (46.27%) Solaris
4 109 (40.67%) Red Hat
5 90 (33.58%) Perl
6 89 (33.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 75 (27.99%) Finance
8 72 (26.87%) Oracle
9 68 (25.37%) DNS
10 67 (25.00%) AIX
11 55 (20.52%) Shell Script
12 53 (19.78%) ITIL
13 48 (17.91%) IBM
14 44 (16.42%) Banking
14 44 (16.42%) Veritas
15 43 (16.04%) SAN
15 43 (16.04%) Python
15 43 (16.04%) Bash Shell
16 42 (15.67%) Clustering
17 41 (15.30%) NFS
18 39 (14.55%) Capacity Planning
19 38 (14.18%) VMware
20 36 (13.43%) Puppet
21 33 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
21 33 (12.31%) CentOS
21 33 (12.31%) Degree
22 31 (11.57%) Hyper-V
22 31 (11.57%) Oracle Database
23 30 (11.19%) Performance Monitoring
24 29 (10.82%) vSphere

Unix Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 28 (10.45%) Apache
2 19 (7.09%) WebSphere
3 14 (5.22%) Tomcat
3 14 (5.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (4.10%) Oracle Application Server
4 11 (4.10%) SAS
5 9 (3.36%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.12%) JBoss
7 2 (0.75%) IIS
7 2 (0.75%) nginx
7 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.37%) Node.js
8 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (3.73%) MS Office
2 9 (3.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.12%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.75%) Joyent
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (25.37%) DNS
2 43 (16.04%) SAN
3 29 (10.82%) SSL
4 25 (9.33%) LDAP
5 23 (8.58%) SMTP
5 23 (8.58%) TCP/IP
6 22 (8.21%) HTTP
7 20 (7.46%) Firewall
8 15 (5.60%) SSH
9 12 (4.48%) FTP
10 11 (4.10%) Internet
11 10 (3.73%) NAS
12 8 (2.99%) DHCP
12 8 (2.99%) InfiniBand
12 8 (2.99%) iSCSI
13 7 (2.61%) LAN
14 6 (2.24%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (2.24%) Kerberos
14 6 (2.24%) WAN
15 4 (1.49%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.57%) Oracle Database
2 25 (9.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (7.46%) MySQL
4 10 (3.73%) SQL Server
5 9 (3.36%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (3.36%) Oracle Exadata
6 8 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.24%) OLTP
7 6 (2.24%) VLDB
8 5 (1.87%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (1.87%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.87%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.12%) Redis
10 2 (0.75%) DB2
10 2 (0.75%) Ingres
11 1 (0.37%) Big Data
11 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.37%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (2.61%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.49%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.12%) Subversion
4 2 (0.75%) JIRA
4 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.37%) Ant
5 1 (0.37%) Toad
General
1 75 (27.99%) Finance
2 44 (16.42%) Banking
3 11 (4.10%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.87%) Automotive
5 5 (1.87%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.87%) Retail
6 4 (1.49%) Games
7 1 (0.37%) Front Office
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.60%) LAMP
2 14 (5.22%) Middleware
2 14 (5.22%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (2.99%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (2.24%) Web Services
5 4 (1.49%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.75%) CSS
6 2 (0.75%) JSON
6 2 (0.75%) XML
7 1 (0.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.67%) Clustering
2 25 (9.33%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.60%) Client/Server
4 11 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.10%) CMDB
4 11 (4.10%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.36%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.36%) Hedge funds
6 7 (2.61%) HACMP
6 7 (2.61%) User Experience
7 3 (1.12%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.75%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.75%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.75%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.37%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.37%) Fintech
9 1 (0.37%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.37%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 268 (100.00%) Unix
2 209 (77.99%) Linux
3 124 (46.27%) Solaris
4 89 (33.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 67 (25.00%) AIX
6 33 (12.31%) CentOS
7 29 (10.82%) Windows
8 16 (5.97%) HPUX
9 15 (5.60%) Ubuntu
10 13 (4.85%) Debian
11 9 (3.36%) Fedora
12 8 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (2.61%) SUSE
13 7 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (2.24%) Windows Server
15 4 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.75%) FreeBSD
16 2 (0.75%) SmartOS
16 2 (0.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (19.78%) ITIL
2 39 (14.55%) Capacity Planning
3 33 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (11.19%) Performance Monitoring
5 28 (10.45%) Configuration Management
6 27 (10.07%) Load Balancing
7 25 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
8 24 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
9 23 (8.58%) Problem Management
10 22 (8.21%) High Availability
11 19 (7.09%) Change Control
11 19 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (5.22%) Project Management
13 12 (4.48%) Migration
13 12 (4.48%) Performance Management
13 12 (4.48%) Service Delivery
14 10 (3.73%) Change Management
14 10 (3.73%) Service Management
14 10 (3.73%) Time Management
15 8 (2.99%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 90 (33.58%) Perl
2 55 (20.52%) Shell Script
3 43 (16.04%) Bash Shell
3 43 (16.04%) Python
4 22 (8.21%) Korn
5 19 (7.09%) SQL
6 18 (6.72%) Java
7 16 (5.97%) AWK
8 15 (5.60%) C-shell
9 14 (5.22%) PHP
10 7 (2.61%) Ruby
11 3 (1.12%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.75%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.37%) sed
Qualifications
1 33 (12.31%) Degree
2 17 (6.34%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.36%) RHCE
4 8 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (2.99%) RHCT
5 5 (1.87%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.49%) IBM AIX Certification
7 3 (1.12%) HND
8 1 (0.37%) CCNA
8 1 (0.37%) CCNP
8 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.37%) NCDA
8 1 (0.37%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (3.36%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (15.30%) NFS
2 31 (11.57%) Hyper-V
3 29 (10.82%) vSphere
4 27 (10.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (6.72%) Postfix
5 18 (6.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 16 (5.97%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (4.10%) Active Directory
8 10 (3.73%) Samba
9 9 (3.36%) qmail
9 9 (3.36%) Sendmail
9 9 (3.36%) vCloud
10 7 (2.61%) Xen
11 5 (1.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (1.49%) GPFS
12 4 (1.49%) Oracle Clusterware
12 4 (1.49%) VMware ESX
13 3 (1.12%) iptables
13 3 (1.12%) KVM
14 2 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (13.43%) Puppet
2 23 (8.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 23 (8.58%) Oracle ZFS
3 20 (7.46%) NetBackup
4 16 (5.97%) Data Guard
4 16 (5.97%) Oracle RMAN
5 13 (4.85%) Ansible
6 12 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (4.10%) Nagios
7 11 (4.10%) Red Hat Satellite
8 10 (3.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 9 (3.36%) Plesk
10 4 (1.49%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (1.49%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (1.49%) Zenoss
11 3 (1.12%) CFEngine
11 3 (1.12%) Graphite
11 3 (1.12%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (1.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 109 (40.67%) Red Hat
2 72 (26.87%) Oracle
3 48 (17.91%) IBM
4 44 (16.42%) Veritas
5 38 (14.18%) VMware
6 27 (10.07%) HP
7 22 (8.21%) NetApp
8 20 (7.46%) Sun
9 17 (6.34%) EMC
10 13 (4.85%) Microsoft
11 12 (4.48%) Cisco
12 10 (3.73%) SAP
13 8 (2.99%) Symantec
14 7 (2.61%) Sybase
15 6 (2.24%) Brocade
16 4 (1.49%) 3PAR
16 4 (1.49%) Bloomberg
16 4 (1.49%) Citrix
16 4 (1.49%) Reuters
17 3 (1.12%) F5
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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