The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior UNIX System Administrator
Rank - 600 622
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Systems Administrator 0 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.031% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.033% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 1
Average salary - £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - -
Senior UNIX Systems 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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior UNIX Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Trend in London

Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) Solaris
2 8 (66.67%) Perl
3 7 (58.33%) SAN
3 7 (58.33%) NAS
4 6 (50.00%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (33.33%) F5
5 4 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 4 (33.33%) Retail
5 4 (33.33%) Veritas
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (33.33%) Middleware
5 4 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) EMC
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (33.33%) FTP
6 3 (25.00%) IBM
6 3 (25.00%) Reuters
6 3 (25.00%) Symantec
6 3 (25.00%) NetApp
6 3 (25.00%) LDAP
6 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ

Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) NAS
3 4 (33.33%) FTP
4 3 (25.00%) LDAP
4 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (8.33%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) CentOS
5 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
5 1 (8.33%) Debian
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Service Management
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) F5
1 4 (33.33%) Veritas
1 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 4 (33.33%) EMC
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Reuters
2 3 (25.00%) Symantec
2 3 (25.00%) NetApp