The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 174 181 145
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 7 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.20% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 8
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.98% -
UNIX Administrator
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3203 3567 2457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.45% 97.17% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2521 2851 1935
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

UNIX Administrator
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

UNIX Administrator Salary Trend in Leeds

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 24 (100.00%) UNIX
2 19 (79.17%) Solaris
3 17 (70.83%) Oracle
4 14 (58.33%) Linux
5 10 (41.67%) Service Delivery
5 10 (41.67%) SLA
6 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
7 8 (33.33%) MySQL
8 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (29.17%) Asset Management
8 7 (29.17%) Information Security
8 7 (29.17%) QA
8 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
9 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
10 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 5 (20.83%) PHP
10 5 (20.83%) IIS
10 5 (20.83%) Firewall
10 5 (20.83%) Debian
10 5 (20.83%) VMware
10 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco
10 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
10 5 (20.83%) LAMP
10 5 (20.83%) SUSE
10 5 (20.83%) vSphere
10 5 (20.83%) Puppet
10 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.83%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) LAMP
2 3 (12.50%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) CMDB
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) UNIX
2 19 (79.17%) Solaris
3 14 (58.33%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) SUSE
4 5 (20.83%) Debian
4 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
2 7 (29.17%) Information Security
2 7 (29.17%) Asset Management
3 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
3 5 (20.83%) DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) BCP
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (20.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) SLA
2 7 (29.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (20.83%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) NFS
2 2 (8.33%) Samba
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
1 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (20.83%) Salt
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) NetApp