The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 UNIX Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 589 603 543
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 51 48 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.097% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.10% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 44 47 60
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +20.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
41638 46377 43450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.52% 93.93% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35147 38246 36697
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

UNIX Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

UNIX Administrator Salary Trend in London

UNIX Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram in London

UNIX Administrator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +27 17 £50,000 -23.07%
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 UNIX Administrator in their job title.

1 99 (100.00%) UNIX
2 82 (82.83%) Linux
3 64 (64.65%) Solaris
4 60 (60.61%) Red Hat
5 47 (47.47%) Oracle
6 44 (44.44%) Finance
7 43 (43.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (42.42%) Perl
9 39 (39.39%) SAN
10 36 (36.36%) Veritas
11 33 (33.33%) DNS
11 33 (33.33%) VMware
12 32 (32.32%) Banking
13 28 (28.28%) HP
14 27 (27.27%) TCP/IP
15 25 (25.25%) Sun
16 24 (24.24%) Shell Script
16 24 (24.24%) NFS
16 24 (24.24%) Apache
16 24 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (21.21%) vSphere
18 18 (18.18%) Puppet
18 18 (18.18%) SQL
18 18 (18.18%) SSH
19 16 (16.16%) Windows
19 16 (16.16%) Python
19 16 (16.16%) EMC
19 16 (16.16%) Bourne shell
20 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
20 15 (15.15%) Cisco

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 UNIX Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (24.24%) Apache
2 12 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.06%) GlassFish
3 6 (6.06%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.03%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.03%) JBoss
5 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.03%) PaaS
1 3 (3.03%) IaaS
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (39.39%) SAN
2 33 (33.33%) DNS
3 27 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 18 (18.18%) SSH
5 13 (13.13%) FTP
6 11 (11.11%) LDAP
7 10 (10.10%) DHCP
7 10 (10.10%) NAS
8 7 (7.07%) Firewall
8 7 (7.07%) Internet
9 6 (6.06%) BIG-IP
9 6 (6.06%) HTTP
10 3 (3.03%) SMTP
10 3 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.02%) LAN
11 2 (2.02%) WAN
11 2 (2.02%) VPN
12 1 (1.01%) Kerberos
12 1 (1.01%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.15%) MySQL
2 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.03%) InfluxDB
7 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.01%) DB2
8 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 44 (44.44%) Finance
2 32 (32.32%) Banking
3 14 (14.14%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.04%) Games
6 2 (2.02%) Retail
6 2 (2.02%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.01%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) CGI
2 3 (3.03%) Middleware
2 3 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) CLARiiON
2 6 (6.06%) PKI
2 6 (6.06%) Celerra
3 5 (5.05%) Clustering
3 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.04%) HACMP
4 4 (4.04%) PlayStation
5 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.02%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (2.02%) Equities
5 2 (2.02%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.02%) Spread Betting
6 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.01%) FMCG
6 1 (1.01%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) UNIX
2 82 (82.83%) Linux
3 64 (64.65%) Solaris
4 43 (43.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (16.16%) Windows
6 13 (13.13%) AIX
7 10 (10.10%) SUSE
8 5 (5.05%) Debian
9 4 (4.04%) HPUX
9 4 (4.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.02%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.01%) CentOS
12 1 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.12%) Software Deployment
2 11 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 9 (9.09%) DevOps
4 8 (8.08%) Change Control
4 8 (8.08%) Resource Management
5 7 (7.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (7.07%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (7.07%) Release Management
5 7 (7.07%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (6.06%) ITIL
7 5 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (4.04%) Mobile Commerce
8 4 (4.04%) Project Management
8 4 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.04%) Database Mirroring
8 4 (4.04%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.03%) Change Management
10 2 (2.02%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.42%) Perl
2 24 (24.24%) Shell Script
3 18 (18.18%) SQL
4 16 (16.16%) Python
4 16 (16.16%) Bourne shell
5 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
6 8 (8.08%) Java
7 7 (7.07%) PHP
7 7 (7.07%) Korn
8 5 (5.05%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.04%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.04%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.03%) Ruby
10 3 (3.03%) C-shell
10 3 (3.03%) C
11 2 (2.02%) C++
11 2 (2.02%) AWK
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) RHCE
2 10 (10.10%) Degree
3 9 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.06%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.06%) RHCSA
5 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) QA
2 6 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (24.24%) NFS
1 24 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (21.21%) vSphere
3 14 (14.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 13 (13.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 11 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (8.08%) Squid
7 7 (7.07%) Active Directory
8 6 (6.06%) Veritas File System
9 3 (3.03%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.01%) Sendmail
10 1 (1.01%) Firmware
10 1 (1.01%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (18.18%) Puppet
2 11 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.06%) ITRS Geneos
3 6 (6.06%) Legato
3 6 (6.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (6.06%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (4.04%) Data Guard
4 4 (4.04%) Zenoss
4 4 (4.04%) yum
4 4 (4.04%) Nagios
4 4 (4.04%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.04%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (4.04%) BladeLogic
4 4 (4.04%) CFEngine
4 4 (4.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (3.03%) Salt
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.01%) Control-M
Vendors
1 60 (60.61%) Red Hat
2 47 (47.47%) Oracle
3 36 (36.36%) Veritas
4 33 (33.33%) VMware
5 28 (28.28%) HP
6 25 (25.25%) Sun
7 16 (16.16%) EMC
8 15 (15.15%) Cisco
8 15 (15.15%) NetApp
9 12 (12.12%) IBM
10 9 (9.09%) Sybase
11 8 (8.08%) Symantec
12 7 (7.07%) Bloomberg
12 7 (7.07%) Brocade
12 7 (7.07%) Hitachi
13 6 (6.06%) Reuters
13 6 (6.06%) hybris
14 5 (5.05%) F5
15 4 (4.04%) 3PAR
16 3 (3.03%) Splunk
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