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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 608 620 635
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 24 56 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 48 65
Median salary £56,600 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
38599 42581 47644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.74% 95.77% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33503 35938 39808
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 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Croydon - 3 £47,500 -
City of London +41 1 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Southwark - 1 £35,000 -
Northwood - 1 £57,500 -
Unix Administrator
England

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 83 (100.00%) Unix
2 67 (80.72%) Linux
3 41 (49.40%) Red Hat
4 32 (38.55%) Solaris
5 31 (37.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (33.73%) SAN
7 27 (32.53%) Perl
7 27 (32.53%) Finance
8 24 (28.92%) Puppet
9 21 (25.30%) DNS
10 20 (24.10%) Banking
10 20 (24.10%) Clustering
11 18 (21.69%) Veritas
11 18 (21.69%) AIX
12 15 (18.07%) Capacity Planning
12 15 (18.07%) Bash Shell
13 14 (16.87%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (16.87%) Shell Script
13 14 (16.87%) IBM
14 13 (15.66%) Python
15 12 (14.46%) Windows
15 12 (14.46%) Oracle
15 12 (14.46%) NFS
15 12 (14.46%) VMware
16 11 (13.25%) MySQL
16 11 (13.25%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (13.25%) Patch Management
16 11 (13.25%) Data Centre
17 10 (12.05%) Load Balancing
17 10 (12.05%) ITIL

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 9 (10.84%) Apache
2 3 (3.61%) nginx
2 3 (3.61%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.20%) IIS
4 1 (1.20%) JBoss
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.73%) SAN
2 21 (25.30%) DNS
3 10 (12.05%) Internet
4 8 (9.64%) LDAP
5 7 (8.43%) SMTP
6 6 (7.23%) Firewall
7 5 (6.02%) NAS
8 4 (4.82%) DHCP
8 4 (4.82%) Kerberos
8 4 (4.82%) SSL
9 3 (3.61%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (3.61%) HTTP
9 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.41%) SNMP
11 1 (1.20%) DMZ
11 1 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.20%) FTP
11 1 (1.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.25%) MySQL
2 5 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.41%) Big Data
4 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.20%) OLTP
5 1 (1.20%) VLDB
General
1 27 (32.53%) Finance
2 20 (24.10%) Banking
3 8 (9.64%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.82%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.41%) Law
6 2 (2.41%) Retail
7 1 (1.20%) Front Office
7 1 (1.20%) Games
7 1 (1.20%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) LAMP
2 3 (3.61%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (3.61%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (2.41%) Middleware
4 1 (1.20%) .NET
4 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.10%) Clustering
2 11 (13.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.61%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) User Experience
5 2 (2.41%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.20%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.20%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.20%) Fintech
6 1 (1.20%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Unix
2 67 (80.72%) Linux
3 32 (38.55%) Solaris
4 31 (37.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (21.69%) AIX
6 12 (14.46%) Windows
7 9 (10.84%) CentOS
8 7 (8.43%) Debian
9 6 (7.23%) SUSE
10 4 (4.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (3.61%) Windows Server
11 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (2.41%) Fedora
12 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.20%) FreeBSD
13 1 (1.20%) HPUX
13 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (16.87%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (13.25%) Patch Management
3 11 (13.25%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (12.05%) ITIL
4 10 (12.05%) Load Balancing
5 9 (10.84%) Change Control
5 9 (10.84%) Incident Management
5 9 (10.84%) Performance Management
6 7 (8.43%) Problem Management
7 6 (7.23%) Change Management
7 6 (7.23%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.02%) DevOps
8 5 (6.02%) High Availability
8 5 (6.02%) ITIL V3
8 5 (6.02%) Migration
8 5 (6.02%) Open Source
8 5 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.61%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.53%) Perl
2 15 (18.07%) Bash Shell
3 14 (16.87%) Shell Script
4 13 (15.66%) Python
5 9 (10.84%) SQL
6 7 (8.43%) Korn
7 4 (4.82%) Java
7 4 (4.82%) PHP
8 3 (3.61%) Bourne shell
9 2 (2.41%) AWK
9 2 (2.41%) Ruby
9 2 (2.41%) sed
10 1 (1.20%) C
10 1 (1.20%) C#
10 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
1 4 (4.82%) RHCE
1 4 (4.82%) RHCT
1 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) NFS
2 8 (9.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.64%) vSphere
3 7 (8.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.02%) GPFS
4 5 (6.02%) iptables
5 4 (4.82%) Samba
5 4 (4.82%) vCloud
6 3 (3.61%) FreeRADIUS
6 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (3.61%) Postfix
7 2 (2.41%) KVM
7 2 (2.41%) Veritas File System
7 2 (2.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.41%) XenServer
8 1 (1.20%) GlusterFS
8 1 (1.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (28.92%) Puppet
2 9 (10.84%) Nagios
2 9 (10.84%) Red Hat Satellite
3 8 (9.64%) Ansible
4 6 (7.23%) NetBackup
5 5 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.61%) Cacti
6 3 (3.61%) HAProxy
6 3 (3.61%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (3.61%) SELinux
7 2 (2.41%) CFEngine
7 2 (2.41%) Cobbler
7 2 (2.41%) OSSEC
7 2 (2.41%) yum
7 2 (2.41%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.20%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (1.20%) Salt
8 1 (1.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (1.20%) vRealize
Vendors
1 41 (49.40%) Red Hat
2 18 (21.69%) Veritas
3 14 (16.87%) IBM
4 12 (14.46%) Oracle
4 12 (14.46%) VMware
5 8 (9.64%) HP
5 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.23%) Sun
7 5 (6.02%) EMC
8 4 (4.82%) NetApp
8 4 (4.82%) Symantec
9 3 (3.61%) Cisco
9 3 (3.61%) Sybase
10 2 (2.41%) Atlassian
10 2 (2.41%) Brocade
10 2 (2.41%) Citrix
10 2 (2.41%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (2.41%) Google
10 2 (2.41%) Juniper
10 2 (2.41%) Splunk