The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior UNIX Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior UNIX Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior UNIX Administrator
Rank 616 608 642
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Administrator 7 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.034% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.036% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 5
Average salary £68,750 £53,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.50% -6.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £46,100 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £63,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.00%
Senior UNIX Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43977 41236 47790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.48% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36739 34601 41479
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior UNIX Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior UNIX Administrator Salary Trend in London

Senior UNIX Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Senior UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram in London

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior UNIX Administrator in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Perl
5 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Solaris
6 3 (30.00%) FTP
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) Puppet
7 2 (20.00%) Capistrano
7 2 (20.00%) NAS
7 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (20.00%) Ruby
7 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (20.00%) CentOS
7 2 (20.00%) Drupal
7 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) LDAP
7 2 (20.00%) Windows

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior UNIX Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) FTP
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (20.00%) NAS
2 2 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) AS400
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
1 1 (10.00%) Wiki
1 1 (10.00%) iSeries
1 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Solaris
5 2 (20.00%) CentOS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) AIX
6 1 (10.00%) SUSE
6 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (10.00%) Content Management
1 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (10.00%) Time Management
1 1 (10.00%) High Availability
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Capistrano
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) CommVault
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas
4 1 (10.00%) Reuters
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Brocade
4 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
South West London
Limitless Internet Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday