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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 160 - 162
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 20 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.58% - 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% - 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £33,750
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 - £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,650 - £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.88% +5.88%
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
3320 3109 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 96.19% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2436 2451
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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 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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Leeds

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) UNIX
2 23 (85.19%) Solaris
2 23 (85.19%) Shell Script
3 22 (81.48%) Linux
4 19 (70.37%) SAN
5 17 (62.96%) Red Hat
6 15 (55.56%) Oracle
6 15 (55.56%) Samba
6 15 (55.56%) NetBackup
7 14 (51.85%) ITIL
8 13 (48.15%) CentOS
9 12 (44.44%) NetApp
9 12 (44.44%) Perl
9 12 (44.44%) SLA
10 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (37.04%) Puppet
10 10 (37.04%) VMware
10 10 (37.04%) SUSE
10 10 (37.04%) Debian
11 9 (33.33%) AIX
11 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
11 9 (33.33%) Bash Shell
12 7 (25.93%) Apache
12 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (18.52%) HPUX
14 4 (14.81%) HP
14 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
14 4 (14.81%) NAS
14 4 (14.81%) NFS
15 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (25.93%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) NAS
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Ingres
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) CMDB
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) UNIX
2 23 (85.19%) Solaris
3 22 (81.48%) Linux
4 13 (48.15%) CentOS
5 10 (37.04%) SUSE
5 10 (37.04%) Debian
6 9 (33.33%) AIX
7 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (18.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Project Management
2 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) DevOps
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Shell Script
2 12 (44.44%) Perl
3 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 9 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Samba
2 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) NFS
4 2 (7.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) NetBackup
2 10 (37.04%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Red Hat
2 15 (55.56%) Oracle
3 12 (44.44%) NetApp
4 10 (37.04%) VMware
5 4 (14.81%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Veritas
6 3 (11.11%) Symantec
7 2 (7.41%) EMC
7 2 (7.41%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco