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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 179 152 158
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £42,500 £40,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,350
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +1.17%
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
3690 2539 2737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 96.03% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2826 2000 2269
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 14 (100.00%) UNIX
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
3 12 (85.71%) Linux
4 11 (78.57%) Solaris
5 8 (57.14%) Apache
6 7 (50.00%) Java
6 7 (50.00%) DevOps
7 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
8 4 (28.57%) HP
8 4 (28.57%) HPUX
9 3 (21.43%) SAN
9 3 (21.43%) CentOS
10 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
10 2 (14.29%) HP StorageWorks
10 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (14.29%) Banking
10 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (14.29%) Firewall
10 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
10 2 (14.29%) Symantec
10 2 (14.29%) Veritas
10 2 (14.29%) Perl
10 2 (14.29%) Oracle
10 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 2 (14.29%) DNS
11 1 (7.14%) IBM
11 1 (7.14%) NetApp
11 1 (7.14%) EMC

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (57.14%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 11 (78.57%) Solaris
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (28.57%) HPUX
6 3 (21.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
2 4 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec
3 2 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Beneftis
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Plus Full Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension. Health
Posted: 4 days ago