The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 581 609 593
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 29 62 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 57 70
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,200 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+16.47% -3.40%
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
35846 42011 43917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 95.79% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31060 35769 36543
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +49 3 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
Hayes - 1 £42,500 -
Unix Administrator
England

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Unix Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Unix
2 48 (92.31%) Linux
3 32 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (57.69%) Red Hat
5 27 (51.92%) Puppet
6 25 (48.08%) Perl
7 24 (46.15%) Finance
8 20 (38.46%) Bash Shell
9 17 (32.69%) VMware
10 16 (30.77%) SAN
11 14 (26.92%) Python
12 13 (25.00%) DNS
13 12 (23.08%) Configuration Management
13 12 (23.08%) Banking
14 11 (21.15%) Nagios
14 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
14 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
15 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
16 9 (17.31%) Solaris
16 9 (17.31%) Windows
17 8 (15.38%) AIX
17 8 (15.38%) SMTP
17 8 (15.38%) HP
18 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
18 7 (13.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
18 7 (13.46%) Clustering
18 7 (13.46%) Capacity Planning
18 7 (13.46%) NAS

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.62%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.85%) nginx
2 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) SAN
2 13 (25.00%) DNS
3 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
4 8 (15.38%) SMTP
5 7 (13.46%) NAS
6 5 (9.62%) DHCP
7 4 (7.69%) SSH
8 3 (5.77%) Firewall
8 3 (5.77%) LAN
8 3 (5.77%) LDAP
8 3 (5.77%) SSL
8 3 (5.77%) WAN
9 2 (3.85%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (3.85%) Internet
9 2 (3.85%) Kerberos
9 2 (3.85%) Network Security
9 2 (3.85%) SNMP
10 1 (1.92%) FTP
10 1 (1.92%) InfiniBand
10 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) MySQL
2 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.85%) Big Data
3 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
1 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 12 (23.08%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Back Office
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Front Office
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) LAMP
1 2 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.46%) Clustering
3 4 (7.69%) Replication
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) User Experience
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.92%) Fintech
5 1 (1.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Unix
2 48 (92.31%) Linux
3 32 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (17.31%) Solaris
4 9 (17.31%) Windows
5 8 (15.38%) AIX
6 6 (11.54%) CentOS
6 6 (11.54%) SUSE
7 2 (3.85%) Debian
7 2 (3.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.92%) HPUX
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 7 (13.46%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (11.54%) High Availability
4 5 (9.62%) Change Management
4 5 (9.62%) ITIL
4 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.69%) Open Source
6 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (3.85%) DevOps
6 2 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Security Hardening
7 1 (1.92%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.92%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) Perl
2 20 (38.46%) Bash Shell
3 14 (26.92%) Python
4 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
5 6 (11.54%) PHP
6 4 (7.69%) C#
6 4 (7.69%) SQL
7 3 (5.77%) C
8 2 (3.85%) Ruby
9 1 (1.92%) AWK
9 1 (1.92%) C++
9 1 (1.92%) Java
9 1 (1.92%) Korn
9 1 (1.92%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.54%) NFS
3 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.69%) RHEV
4 3 (5.77%) vCloud
4 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.77%) XenServer
5 2 (3.85%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.92%) Docker
6 1 (1.92%) Postfix
6 1 (1.92%) qmail
6 1 (1.92%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (51.92%) Puppet
2 11 (21.15%) Nagios
3 7 (13.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Control-M
5 3 (5.77%) Ansible
5 3 (5.77%) Cobbler
5 3 (5.77%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (5.77%) PowerCLI
5 3 (5.77%) vRealize
5 3 (5.77%) yum
6 2 (3.85%) Cacti
6 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.85%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.92%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.92%) OpenView
7 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.92%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 30 (57.69%) Red Hat
2 17 (32.69%) VMware
3 8 (15.38%) HP
4 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.54%) Oracle
6 4 (7.69%) Sun
6 4 (7.69%) Veritas
7 3 (5.77%) Citrix
7 3 (5.77%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (5.77%) Splunk
8 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.85%) Cisco
8 2 (3.85%) EMC
8 2 (3.85%) Google
8 2 (3.85%) IBM
8 2 (3.85%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.92%) Cognos
9 1 (1.92%) Intel
9 1 (1.92%) SAP
9 1 (1.92%) Sybase
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £40K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago