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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 848 763 756
Rank change year-on-year
-85 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 58 159 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 49 135 169
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,015
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.73% +5.00%
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
89934 96186 106572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76512 79745 88117
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 £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 27 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 27 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 -5 24 £56,600 +13.20% 4
South East -24 14 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Yorkshire -3 12 £37,500 +14.54%
East of England 0 3 £52,500 +33.75%
North West +20 1 £35,000 -10.25% 2
East Midlands +12 1 £42,500 +23.18%
South West -5 1 - -
West Midlands -21 1 £45,000 -5.26%
North East - 1 - -
Unix Administrator
UK

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 182 (100.00%) Unix
2 143 (78.57%) Linux
3 97 (53.30%) Red Hat
4 69 (37.91%) Solaris
5 68 (37.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 47 (25.82%) SAN
7 42 (23.08%) Finance
7 42 (23.08%) Oracle
8 41 (22.53%) DNS
9 39 (21.43%) Perl
10 37 (20.33%) Clustering
11 36 (19.78%) Shell Script
12 35 (19.23%) AIX
13 34 (18.68%) Puppet
14 33 (18.13%) VMware
15 32 (17.58%) ITIL
16 29 (15.93%) Veritas
17 28 (15.38%) MySQL
18 24 (13.19%) Windows
18 24 (13.19%) Apache
18 24 (13.19%) HP
18 24 (13.19%) Root Cause Analysis
19 23 (12.64%) Bash Shell
20 22 (12.09%) High Availability
20 22 (12.09%) CentOS
20 22 (12.09%) Banking
20 22 (12.09%) IBM
20 22 (12.09%) Disaster Recovery
20 22 (12.09%) Data Centre
21 20 (10.99%) 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 24 (13.19%) Apache
2 13 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 11 (6.04%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.95%) SAS
5 7 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
5 7 (3.85%) JBoss
5 7 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.20%) nginx
6 4 (2.20%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.10%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.10%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.55%) IIS
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 7 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 47 (25.82%) SAN
2 41 (22.53%) DNS
3 18 (9.89%) LDAP
4 15 (8.24%) SSL
5 13 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 12 (6.59%) NAS
7 10 (5.49%) Firewall
7 10 (5.49%) Internet
8 9 (4.95%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (4.95%) HTTP
9 8 (4.40%) InfiniBand
9 8 (4.40%) iSCSI
9 8 (4.40%) SSH
10 7 (3.85%) FTP
10 7 (3.85%) SMTP
11 6 (3.30%) DHCP
12 4 (2.20%) Kerberos
13 3 (1.65%) Asterisk PBX
14 2 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (1.10%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.38%) MySQL
2 12 (6.59%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (4.40%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (4.40%) Oracle Exadata
4 7 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.20%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.65%) OLTP
7 3 (1.65%) VLDB
8 2 (1.10%) Big Data
8 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.10%) Ingres
General
1 42 (23.08%) Finance
2 22 (12.09%) Banking
3 8 (4.40%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.20%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.10%) Games
6 2 (1.10%) Law
6 2 (1.10%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.55%) Front Office
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.34%) Middleware
2 14 (7.69%) LAMP
3 8 (4.40%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (2.20%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (1.65%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (1.65%) Web Services
7 1 (0.55%) .NET
7 1 (0.55%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.33%) Clustering
2 22 (12.09%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.59%) Management Information System
4 11 (6.04%) Client/Server
5 10 (5.49%) CMDB
5 10 (5.49%) User Experience
6 6 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.30%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.65%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (1.10%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.55%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.55%) Fintech
9 1 (0.55%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.55%) Online Games
9 1 (0.55%) PKI
9 1 (0.55%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 182 (100.00%) Unix
2 143 (78.57%) Linux
3 69 (37.91%) Solaris
4 68 (37.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (19.23%) AIX
6 24 (13.19%) Windows
7 22 (12.09%) CentOS
8 11 (6.04%) HPUX
9 8 (4.40%) Debian
10 7 (3.85%) SUSE
11 5 (2.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (2.75%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.20%) Windows Server
12 4 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (1.65%) FreeBSD
14 2 (1.10%) Fedora
14 2 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.58%) ITIL
2 24 (13.19%) Root Cause Analysis
3 22 (12.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (12.09%) High Availability
4 19 (10.44%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (9.34%) Incident Management
6 14 (7.69%) Change Management
6 14 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 13 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (6.59%) Load Balancing
9 11 (6.04%) Change Control
9 11 (6.04%) Patch Management
9 11 (6.04%) Service Management
10 9 (4.95%) Performance Management
11 8 (4.40%) Configuration Management
12 7 (3.85%) ERP
12 7 (3.85%) Kernel Tuning
12 7 (3.85%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 39 (21.43%) Perl
2 36 (19.78%) Shell Script
3 23 (12.64%) Bash Shell
4 18 (9.89%) Python
5 17 (9.34%) Java
6 16 (8.79%) SQL
7 13 (7.14%) PHP
8 9 (4.95%) Korn
9 4 (2.20%) Bourne shell
10 2 (1.10%) AWK
10 2 (1.10%) Ruby
10 2 (1.10%) sed
11 1 (0.55%) C
11 1 (0.55%) C#
11 1 (0.55%) C-shell
11 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (10.99%) Degree
2 16 (8.79%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (3.85%) HND
5 5 (2.75%) RHCE
5 5 (2.75%) RHCT
6 4 (2.20%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.55%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.79%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (9.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.79%) NFS
3 12 (6.59%) Postfix
3 12 (6.59%) vSphere
4 11 (6.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (4.40%) Active Directory
5 8 (4.40%) GlusterFS
6 7 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.85%) qmail
6 7 (3.85%) Samba
6 7 (3.85%) Sendmail
7 6 (3.30%) iptables
7 6 (3.30%) vCloud
8 5 (2.75%) GPFS
9 4 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (2.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (1.65%) FreeRADIUS
10 3 (1.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (1.10%) KVM
11 2 (1.10%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 34 (18.68%) Puppet
2 17 (9.34%) Red Hat Satellite
3 15 (8.24%) Oracle ZFS
4 11 (6.04%) Nagios
4 11 (6.04%) NetBackup
5 10 (5.49%) Ansible
5 10 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (4.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (3.85%) Plesk
8 5 (2.75%) Tivoli
9 4 (2.20%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.65%) Cacti
10 3 (1.65%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (1.65%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (1.65%) SELinux
10 3 (1.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 2 (1.10%) Cobbler
11 2 (1.10%) OSSEC
11 2 (1.10%) yum
11 2 (1.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 97 (53.30%) Red Hat
2 42 (23.08%) Oracle
3 33 (18.13%) VMware
4 29 (15.93%) Veritas
5 24 (13.19%) HP
6 22 (12.09%) IBM
7 16 (8.79%) Microsoft
8 14 (7.69%) Sun
9 10 (5.49%) SAP
10 8 (4.40%) EMC
11 7 (3.85%) NetApp
12 6 (3.30%) Cisco
13 5 (2.75%) Symantec
14 4 (2.20%) Brocade
14 4 (2.20%) Citrix
15 3 (1.65%) StorageTek
15 3 (1.65%) Sybase
16 2 (1.10%) Atlassian
16 2 (1.10%) Google
16 2 (1.10%) Juniper
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £32,000 per annum
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