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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 155 - 157
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 23 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.68% - 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% - 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 2
Average salary £30,500 - £33,750
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 - £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 - £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +11.11%
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
3271 3129 2867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.12% 96.22% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2634 2451 2456
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram in Leeds

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 58 (100.00%) UNIX
2 54 (93.10%) Solaris
3 53 (91.38%) Linux
4 44 (75.86%) Red Hat
4 44 (75.86%) Shell Script
5 35 (60.34%) SAN
6 34 (58.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (48.28%) CentOS
8 27 (46.55%) NetApp
8 27 (46.55%) Veritas
8 27 (46.55%) Perl
9 26 (44.83%) Puppet
10 24 (41.38%) Symantec
11 22 (37.93%) Apache
12 20 (34.48%) HPUX
13 19 (32.76%) Oracle
14 17 (29.31%) IBM
14 17 (29.31%) EMC
14 17 (29.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 17 (29.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
15 15 (25.86%) Samba
15 15 (25.86%) NetBackup
16 14 (24.14%) ITIL
17 12 (20.69%) SLA
18 10 (17.24%) Debian
18 10 (17.24%) VMware
18 10 (17.24%) SUSE
18 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
19 9 (15.52%) PowerShell

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 22 (37.93%) Apache
2 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (60.34%) SAN
2 4 (6.90%) NAS
3 3 (5.17%) Firewall
3 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.17%) Ingres
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Open Source
2 2 (3.45%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) UNIX
2 54 (93.10%) Solaris
3 53 (91.38%) Linux
4 34 (58.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (48.28%) CentOS
6 20 (34.48%) HPUX
7 10 (17.24%) SUSE
7 10 (17.24%) Debian
8 9 (15.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) ITIL
2 3 (5.17%) Project Management
2 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (5.17%) Business Continuity
2 3 (5.17%) Load Balancing
2 3 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (1.72%) DevOps
4 1 (1.72%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (1.72%) Multithreading
4 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.72%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 44 (75.86%) Shell Script
2 27 (46.55%) Perl
3 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
3 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 15 (25.86%) Samba
3 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.90%) NFS
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (44.83%) Puppet
2 17 (29.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 15 (25.86%) NetBackup
4 4 (6.90%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.72%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (75.86%) Red Hat
2 27 (46.55%) NetApp
2 27 (46.55%) Veritas
3 24 (41.38%) Symantec
4 19 (32.76%) Oracle
5 17 (29.31%) IBM
5 17 (29.31%) EMC
6 10 (17.24%) VMware
7 7 (12.07%) HP
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco