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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 570 561 526
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 42 67 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.100% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 37 66 50
Average salary £60,000 £66,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.43% +26.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £81,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
39456 40353 41571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 33025 35449
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +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%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 15 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Surbiton - 1 £37,500 -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 95 (100.00%) UNIX
2 82 (86.32%) Linux
3 60 (63.16%) Solaris
4 50 (52.63%) Perl
5 49 (51.58%) Red Hat
6 41 (43.16%) Oracle
7 40 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 39 (41.05%) DNS
9 37 (38.95%) SAN
10 36 (37.89%) TCP/IP
10 36 (37.89%) Veritas
11 33 (34.74%) Finance
12 30 (31.58%) Banking
13 29 (30.53%) VMware
14 25 (26.32%) Sun
14 25 (26.32%) Apache
15 23 (24.21%) NFS
16 22 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (22.11%) vSphere
17 21 (22.11%) HP
17 21 (22.11%) Shell Script
18 20 (21.05%) SSH
19 19 (20.00%) FTP
20 18 (18.95%) Python
20 18 (18.95%) EMC
21 17 (17.89%) MySQL
22 15 (15.79%) SQL
22 15 (15.79%) Bourne shell
22 15 (15.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
23 14 (14.74%) Veritas Volume Manager

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (26.32%) Apache
2 12 (12.63%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.32%) GlassFish
3 6 (6.32%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.11%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.11%) PaaS
2 2 (2.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (41.05%) DNS
2 37 (38.95%) SAN
3 36 (37.89%) TCP/IP
4 20 (21.05%) SSH
5 19 (20.00%) FTP
6 12 (12.63%) NAS
7 11 (11.58%) DHCP
8 10 (10.53%) LDAP
8 10 (10.53%) Firewall
9 9 (9.47%) Internet
10 7 (7.37%) HTTP
11 6 (6.32%) BIG-IP
12 3 (3.16%) BGP
13 2 (2.11%) iSCSI
13 2 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (2.11%) SMTP
14 1 (1.05%) LAN
14 1 (1.05%) WAN
14 1 (1.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.89%) MySQL
2 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.47%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.21%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.11%) InfluxDB
8 1 (1.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (34.74%) Finance
2 30 (31.58%) Banking
3 14 (14.74%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.21%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.21%) Retail
5 3 (3.16%) French Language
6 1 (1.05%) Marketing
6 1 (1.05%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) CGI
1 4 (4.21%) Middleware
2 2 (2.11%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (2.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) CLARiiON
2 6 (6.32%) Celerra
3 5 (5.26%) PKI
3 5 (5.26%) Clustering
4 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.16%) HACMP
5 3 (3.16%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.05%) FMCG
6 1 (1.05%) Open Source
6 1 (1.05%) BBC
6 1 (1.05%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) UNIX
2 82 (86.32%) Linux
3 60 (63.16%) Solaris
4 40 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (14.74%) Windows
6 8 (8.42%) AIX
7 6 (6.32%) SUSE
7 6 (6.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (4.21%) Debian
9 3 (3.16%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.11%) CentOS
11 1 (1.05%) VMS
11 1 (1.05%) HPUX
11 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.68%) Software Deployment
2 10 (10.53%) ITIL
3 8 (8.42%) Change Control
4 7 (7.37%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (7.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (7.37%) Load Balancing
4 7 (7.37%) Resource Management
4 7 (7.37%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (6.32%) Release Management
5 6 (6.32%) Project Management
6 5 (5.26%) Service Management
6 5 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (5.26%) DevOps
7 4 (4.21%) Change Management
7 4 (4.21%) Mobile Commerce
7 4 (4.21%) Network Management
8 3 (3.16%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.11%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.11%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (52.63%) Perl
2 21 (22.11%) Shell Script
3 18 (18.95%) Python
4 15 (15.79%) SQL
4 15 (15.79%) Bourne shell
5 14 (14.74%) Bash Shell
6 11 (11.58%) PHP
7 7 (7.37%) Java
7 7 (7.37%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.21%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.21%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.16%) Korn
10 2 (2.11%) Ruby
10 2 (2.11%) C-shell
11 1 (1.05%) AWK
11 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Degree
2 10 (10.53%) RHCE
3 6 (6.32%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (6.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (6.32%) RHCSA
4 4 (4.21%) VCP4
4 4 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
1 6 (6.32%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.21%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (24.21%) NFS
2 22 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (22.11%) vSphere
4 15 (15.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 14 (14.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 10 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (8.42%) Squid
8 7 (7.37%) Veritas File System
9 6 (6.32%) Active Directory
10 4 (4.21%) Firmware
10 4 (4.21%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
12 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) Puppet
2 7 (7.37%) Legato
2 7 (7.37%) NetBackup
3 6 (6.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (6.32%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.32%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (4.21%) Data Guard
4 4 (4.21%) Zenoss
4 4 (4.21%) yum
5 3 (3.16%) Nagios
5 3 (3.16%) BladeLogic
5 3 (3.16%) Salt
6 1 (1.05%) Ansible
6 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (51.58%) Red Hat
2 41 (43.16%) Oracle
3 36 (37.89%) Veritas
4 29 (30.53%) VMware
5 25 (26.32%) Sun
6 21 (22.11%) HP
7 18 (18.95%) EMC
8 14 (14.74%) NetApp
9 12 (12.63%) IBM
10 11 (11.58%) Cisco
11 9 (9.47%) Symantec
12 8 (8.42%) Bloomberg
13 7 (7.37%) Reuters
13 7 (7.37%) Brocade
14 6 (6.32%) hybris
14 6 (6.32%) Hitachi
14 6 (6.32%) Sybase
15 4 (4.21%) 3PAR
15 4 (4.21%) F5
16 3 (3.16%) Facebook
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