The table below looks at the statistics for the Unix Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
Rank 177 182 181
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 8 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.24% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £32,000 £36,250 £42,105
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.72% -13.90%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Unix Systems 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
3220 3454 3268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.44% 98.13% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2700 2808 2521
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Unix Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Unix Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Unix Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Unix Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Leeds

Unix Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Unix Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Solaris
4 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
5 4 (44.44%) Apache
5 4 (44.44%) SLA
5 4 (44.44%) High Availability
6 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
6 3 (33.33%) NFS
6 3 (33.33%) MySQL
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (33.33%) Samba
7 2 (22.22%) Clustering
7 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) LAMP
7 2 (22.22%) BCP
7 2 (22.22%) Project Management
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) Java
7 2 (22.22%) PHP
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
7 2 (22.22%) Ingres
7 2 (22.22%) DHCP
7 2 (22.22%) HTTP
7 2 (22.22%) DNS

Unix Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Unix Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) NAS
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) Ingres
3 1 (11.11%) Redis
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) BCP
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) NFS
1 3 (33.33%) Samba
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Graphite
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
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