The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Unix Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
Rank 811 831 820
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 53 103 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 49 86 120
Median salary £52,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £70,750 £60,200
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.35% +6.25%
Unix Systems 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
81112 96104 102899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 80920 85864
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 Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Unix Systems Administrator in the job title.

Unix Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Unix Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Systems Administrator across the England region.

Unix Systems Administrator Salary Trend in England

Unix Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Systems Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Unix Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in England

Unix Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 9 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 +37 24 £48,750 -17.02% 7
South East +71 22 £52,500 +22.09%
South West +17 2 - - 2
East of England +14 2 £32,500 -23.52% 2
North West -25 2 £43,250 -13.50% 2
West Midlands -10 1 £44,000 -2.22%
Unix Systems Administrator
UK

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Unix Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 99 (100.00%) Unix
2 88 (88.89%) Linux
3 56 (56.57%) Red Hat
4 48 (48.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (38.38%) Bash Shell
6 37 (37.37%) Perl
7 33 (33.33%) Solaris
8 31 (31.31%) Finance
9 30 (30.30%) VMware
10 29 (29.29%) Python
11 26 (26.26%) Veritas
11 26 (26.26%) Puppet
12 23 (23.23%) Shell Script
13 22 (22.22%) SAN
14 21 (21.21%) TCP/IP
15 19 (19.19%) Data Centre
16 17 (17.17%) Degree
16 17 (17.17%) Clustering
17 16 (16.16%) Windows
17 16 (16.16%) AIX
18 15 (15.15%) High Availability
19 13 (13.13%) Ubuntu
19 13 (13.13%) Computer Science
19 13 (13.13%) Telecoms
19 13 (13.13%) Configuration Management
20 12 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
20 12 (12.12%) ITIL
20 12 (12.12%) HP
21 11 (11.11%) Sun
21 11 (11.11%) DNS

Unix Systems 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 (7.07%) Apache
2 2 (2.02%) IIS
3 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.01%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.01%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.22%) SAN
2 21 (21.21%) TCP/IP
3 11 (11.11%) DNS
4 7 (7.07%) InfiniBand
5 6 (6.06%) DMZ
5 6 (6.06%) FTP
5 6 (6.06%) LAN
5 6 (6.06%) WAN
5 6 (6.06%) X.25
6 5 (5.05%) SSL
7 4 (4.04%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (4.04%) Firewall
7 4 (4.04%) NAS
8 2 (2.02%) IPsec
8 2 (2.02%) ISDN
8 2 (2.02%) LDAP
8 2 (2.02%) VLAN
8 2 (2.02%) VPN
9 1 (1.01%) DHCP
9 1 (1.01%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) OLTP
1 5 (5.05%) VLDB
2 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.02%) MySQL
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.01%) JIRA
2 1 (1.01%) Subversion
2 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (31.31%) Finance
2 13 (13.13%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.09%) Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.04%) Back Office
5 4 (4.04%) Games
5 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.03%) Electronics
6 3 (3.03%) Marketing
7 2 (2.02%) Front Office
8 1 (1.01%) Law
8 1 (1.01%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.19%) Data Centre
2 17 (17.17%) Clustering
3 13 (13.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.04%) Fintech
4 4 (4.04%) Online Games
4 4 (4.04%) Replication
5 3 (3.03%) EFT
5 3 (3.03%) HACMP
6 2 (2.02%) SCADA
7 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.01%) CMDB
7 1 (1.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.01%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.01%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Unix
2 88 (88.89%) Linux
3 48 (48.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (33.33%) Solaris
5 16 (16.16%) AIX
5 16 (16.16%) Windows
6 13 (13.13%) Ubuntu
7 9 (9.09%) SUSE
8 5 (5.05%) HPUX
8 5 (5.05%) Windows Server
9 4 (4.04%) CentOS
10 2 (2.02%) Debian
10 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.01%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.15%) High Availability
2 13 (13.13%) Configuration Management
3 12 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (12.12%) ITIL
4 11 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 9 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (8.08%) Capacity Management
7 6 (6.06%) Security Management
7 6 (6.06%) Security Patching
7 6 (6.06%) Software Testing
7 6 (6.06%) Use Case
8 5 (5.05%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.05%) Line Management
8 5 (5.05%) Performance Management
8 5 (5.05%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.04%) Asset Management
9 4 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.04%) Change Management
9 4 (4.04%) Service Management
10 3 (3.03%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.38%) Bash Shell
2 37 (37.37%) Perl
3 29 (29.29%) Python
4 23 (23.23%) Shell Script
5 10 (10.10%) Korn
6 6 (6.06%) MATLAB
7 4 (4.04%) C#
7 4 (4.04%) PHP
8 3 (3.03%) C
9 1 (1.01%) C++
9 1 (1.01%) Java
9 1 (1.01%) Ruby
9 1 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (17.17%) Degree
2 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) SLA
2 6 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.07%) Docker
4 6 (6.06%) vSphere
5 4 (4.04%) RHEV
6 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
6 3 (3.03%) Postfix
6 3 (3.03%) qmail
6 3 (3.03%) Sendmail
6 3 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.02%) iptables
7 2 (2.02%) pfSense
7 2 (2.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (2.02%) XenApp
7 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.01%) LXC
8 1 (1.01%) NFS
8 1 (1.01%) PowerHA
8 1 (1.01%) Samba
Systems Management
1 26 (26.26%) Puppet
2 10 (10.10%) Ansible
2 10 (10.10%) NetBackup
3 8 (8.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (7.07%) Nagios
5 6 (6.06%) Failover Clustering
5 6 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (5.05%) Control-M
7 4 (4.04%) Tivoli
8 3 (3.03%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (2.02%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (2.02%) CFEngine
9 2 (2.02%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (1.01%) Kibana
10 1 (1.01%) OpenView
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 56 (56.57%) Red Hat
2 30 (30.30%) VMware
3 26 (26.26%) Veritas
4 12 (12.12%) HP
5 11 (11.11%) Oracle
5 11 (11.11%) Sun
6 9 (9.09%) Symantec
7 8 (8.08%) Hitachi
8 6 (6.06%) ANSYS
8 6 (6.06%) IBM
8 6 (6.06%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.03%) Cisco
9 3 (3.03%) SAP
9 3 (3.03%) Sybase
10 2 (2.02%) BMC
10 2 (2.02%) Brocade
10 2 (2.02%) Citrix
10 2 (2.02%) EMC
10 2 (2.02%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.02%) Infoblox
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