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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 770 800 733
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 93 135 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 86 107 182
Median salary £52,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £41,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+19.63% +3.43%
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
81279 96326 102960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67994 81128 85922
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +24 48 £57,500 - 10
South East +67 30 £52,500 +22.09% 1
East of England -1 8 £40,000 -5.88% 2
North West -19 4 £36,500 -27.00% 3
South West +11 2 - - 2
East Midlands +2 1 £36,000 +2.85%
West Midlands -1 1 £44,000 -2.22%
Unix Administrator
UK

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Unix
2 137 (88.96%) Linux
3 82 (53.25%) Red Hat
4 79 (51.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 69 (44.81%) Solaris
6 55 (35.71%) Bash Shell
7 52 (33.77%) Perl
8 38 (24.68%) Finance
9 37 (24.03%) Shell Script
10 36 (23.38%) VMware
11 35 (22.73%) Puppet
12 33 (21.43%) Veritas
12 33 (21.43%) SAN
13 32 (20.78%) Configuration Management
14 31 (20.13%) Oracle
15 29 (18.83%) Python
16 26 (16.88%) TCP/IP
17 25 (16.23%) Performance Tuning
18 23 (14.94%) Capacity Planning
18 23 (14.94%) Disaster Recovery
18 23 (14.94%) Data Centre
19 22 (14.29%) AIX
19 22 (14.29%) High Availability
20 20 (12.99%) Sun
21 19 (12.34%) Computer Science
22 18 (11.69%) Degree
22 18 (11.69%) Banking
23 16 (10.39%) Clustering
23 16 (10.39%) DNS
23 16 (10.39%) HP

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 7 (4.55%) Apache
2 2 (1.30%) IIS
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.65%) GroupWise
3 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.30%) SaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.43%) SAN
2 26 (16.88%) TCP/IP
3 16 (10.39%) DNS
4 13 (8.44%) LAN
4 13 (8.44%) SMTP
4 13 (8.44%) WAN
5 8 (5.19%) DHCP
5 8 (5.19%) NAS
5 8 (5.19%) SSH
6 7 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (4.55%) InfiniBand
7 6 (3.90%) X.25
8 4 (2.60%) Firewall
8 4 (2.60%) Network Security
8 4 (2.60%) SSL
9 3 (1.95%) LDAP
10 2 (1.30%) Internet
10 2 (1.30%) IPsec
10 2 (1.30%) ISDN
10 2 (1.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 12 (7.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (5.19%) OLTP
3 8 (5.19%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.19%) VLDB
4 5 (3.25%) MySQL
4 5 (3.25%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (3.25%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Subversion
2 2 (1.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.65%) JIRA
3 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (24.68%) Finance
2 18 (11.69%) Banking
3 13 (8.44%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.25%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.60%) Games
5 4 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.95%) Back Office
6 3 (1.95%) Electronics
6 3 (1.95%) Front Office
6 3 (1.95%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.95%) Marketing
7 2 (1.30%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.30%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.94%) Data Centre
2 19 (12.34%) Computer Science
3 16 (10.39%) Clustering
4 4 (2.60%) Fintech
4 4 (2.60%) Online Games
4 4 (2.60%) Replication
5 3 (1.95%) EFT
5 3 (1.95%) HACMP
6 2 (1.30%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.30%) SCADA
7 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.65%) CMDB
7 1 (0.65%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.65%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.65%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 154 (100.00%) Unix
2 137 (88.96%) Linux
3 79 (51.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 69 (44.81%) Solaris
5 22 (14.29%) AIX
6 16 (10.39%) Windows
7 13 (8.44%) Ubuntu
8 10 (6.49%) CentOS
8 10 (6.49%) SUSE
9 8 (5.19%) HPUX
10 5 (3.25%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.30%) Debian
11 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.78%) Configuration Management
2 25 (16.23%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (14.94%) Capacity Planning
3 23 (14.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (14.29%) High Availability
5 14 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 13 (8.44%) Capacity Management
7 12 (7.79%) ITIL
8 9 (5.84%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (3.90%) E-Commerce
9 6 (3.90%) Line Management
9 6 (3.90%) Migration
9 6 (3.90%) Security Management
9 6 (3.90%) Security Patching
9 6 (3.90%) Software Testing
9 6 (3.90%) Use Case
10 5 (3.25%) Change Management
10 5 (3.25%) Incident Management
10 5 (3.25%) Performance Management
11 4 (2.60%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (35.71%) Bash Shell
2 52 (33.77%) Perl
3 37 (24.03%) Shell Script
4 29 (18.83%) Python
5 11 (7.14%) Korn
6 7 (4.55%) AWK
6 7 (4.55%) C-shell
7 6 (3.90%) MATLAB
8 5 (3.25%) SQL
9 4 (2.60%) C
9 4 (2.60%) C#
9 4 (2.60%) PHP
10 3 (1.95%) Java
11 2 (1.30%) Ruby
12 1 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (11.69%) Degree
2 14 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.30%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.49%) SLA
2 7 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (3.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (9.09%) NFS
2 12 (7.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 11 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.84%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (3.90%) Docker
6 5 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.60%) Active Directory
7 4 (2.60%) RHEV
7 4 (2.60%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.95%) Postfix
8 3 (1.95%) qmail
8 3 (1.95%) Sendmail
8 3 (1.95%) vCloud
8 3 (1.95%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.95%) XenServer
9 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.30%) pfSense
9 2 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (1.30%) XenApp
9 2 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (22.73%) Puppet
2 13 (8.44%) NetBackup
3 12 (7.79%) Ansible
3 12 (7.79%) Data Guard
4 10 (6.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (5.84%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (5.19%) Failover Clustering
6 8 (5.19%) Nagios
7 7 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (3.90%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (3.90%) Red Hat Satellite
9 5 (3.25%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (3.25%) Control-M
9 5 (3.25%) Oracle ZFS
10 4 (2.60%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.95%) PowerCLI
11 3 (1.95%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 3 (1.95%) vRealize
12 2 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (1.30%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 82 (53.25%) Red Hat
2 36 (23.38%) VMware
3 33 (21.43%) Veritas
4 31 (20.13%) Oracle
5 20 (12.99%) Sun
6 16 (10.39%) HP
7 12 (7.79%) Microsoft
8 9 (5.84%) Symantec
9 6 (3.90%) ANSYS
9 6 (3.90%) IBM
10 5 (3.25%) BMC
10 5 (3.25%) Brocade
10 5 (3.25%) Citrix
10 5 (3.25%) Sybase
11 4 (2.60%) Dell
11 4 (2.60%) EMC
12 3 (1.95%) Cisco
12 3 (1.95%) SaltStack
12 3 (1.95%) SAP
12 3 (1.95%) StorageTek
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