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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 554 563 517
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 54 73 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 43 62 99
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,400 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £74,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +1.19%
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
42302 43278 45590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.99% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35982 36005 39336
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,500
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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 2014. 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 +12 11 £59,000 +9.76% 1
Surbiton 0 5 £37,500 -23.85%
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 84 (84.85%) Linux
3 47 (47.47%) Solaris
4 41 (41.41%) Red Hat
5 37 (37.37%) DNS
5 37 (37.37%) Perl
6 36 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (35.35%) TCP/IP
8 30 (30.30%) Finance
8 30 (30.30%) Banking
9 28 (28.28%) Apache
10 27 (27.27%) SAN
11 25 (25.25%) VMware
12 24 (24.24%) Shell Script
13 22 (22.22%) Oracle
14 19 (19.19%) EMC
14 19 (19.19%) IBM
15 18 (18.18%) Python
16 17 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (17.17%) FTP
16 17 (17.17%) Windows
16 17 (17.17%) Veritas
17 16 (16.16%) MySQL
18 15 (15.15%) ITIL
18 15 (15.15%) NetApp
18 15 (15.15%) Reuters
19 14 (14.14%) AIX
19 14 (14.14%) Bash Shell
20 13 (13.13%) vSphere
20 13 (13.13%) PHP

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 28 (28.28%) Apache
2 8 (8.08%) WebSphere
3 6 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.05%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.01%) Drupal
7 1 (1.01%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.01%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Office
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.01%) PaaS
3 1 (1.01%) IaaS
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 37 (37.37%) DNS
2 35 (35.35%) TCP/IP
3 27 (27.27%) SAN
4 17 (17.17%) FTP
5 12 (12.12%) Firewall
5 12 (12.12%) SSH
6 10 (10.10%) NAS
7 9 (9.09%) LDAP
8 8 (8.08%) DHCP
9 6 (6.06%) iSCSI
9 6 (6.06%) Internet
10 5 (5.05%) BIG-IP
10 5 (5.05%) LAN
10 5 (5.05%) WAN
10 5 (5.05%) HTTP
10 5 (5.05%) VPN
11 3 (3.03%) BGP
12 2 (2.02%) Network Security
13 1 (1.01%) SMTP
13 1 (1.01%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.16%) MySQL
2 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.05%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.04%) DB2
5 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.01%) Redis
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (30.30%) Finance
1 30 (30.30%) Banking
2 9 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 6 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.04%) Retail
5 3 (3.03%) Advertising
5 3 (3.03%) French Language
6 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.05%) Web Services
2 4 (4.04%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (4.04%) Middleware
3 1 (1.01%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Hedge funds
2 4 (4.04%) VAX
3 2 (2.02%) Clustering
3 2 (2.02%) Open Source
4 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.01%) Equities
4 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.01%) AS400
4 1 (1.01%) BBC
4 1 (1.01%) PKI
4 1 (1.01%) Derivative
4 1 (1.01%) Wiki
4 1 (1.01%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) UNIX
2 84 (84.85%) Linux
3 47 (47.47%) Solaris
4 36 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (17.17%) Windows
6 14 (14.14%) AIX
7 12 (12.12%) SUSE
8 9 (9.09%) Ubuntu
9 7 (7.07%) Debian
9 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (5.05%) Windows 7
11 5 (5.05%) VMS
11 5 (5.05%) Windows 8
11 5 (5.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (5.05%) CentOS
12 1 (1.01%) OpenVMS
12 1 (1.01%) HPUX
12 1 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.01%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.15%) ITIL
2 7 (7.07%) Service Management
2 7 (7.07%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 5 (5.05%) Change Management
4 5 (5.05%) Project Management
4 5 (5.05%) DevOps
4 5 (5.05%) Change Control
4 5 (5.05%) Software Deployment
5 4 (4.04%) Network Management
5 4 (4.04%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.04%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.04%) Time Management
6 3 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.02%) Investment Management
7 2 (2.02%) Low Latency
7 2 (2.02%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.02%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (2.02%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.37%) Perl
2 24 (24.24%) Shell Script
3 18 (18.18%) Python
4 14 (14.14%) Bash Shell
5 13 (13.13%) PHP
6 12 (12.12%) SQL
7 11 (11.11%) Korn
8 6 (6.06%) Java
9 5 (5.05%) AWK
10 3 (3.03%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.03%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.01%) Ruby
11 1 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.03%) RHCE
4 1 (1.01%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 17 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (13.13%) vSphere
3 11 (11.11%) NFS
3 11 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 10 (10.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (7.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (5.05%) Veritas File System
6 5 (5.05%) Firmware
7 4 (4.04%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.03%) Squid
8 3 (3.03%) KVM
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.01%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.01%) Samba
10 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 8 (8.08%) Puppet
3 6 (6.06%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (5.05%) Zenoss
4 5 (5.05%) Legato
5 3 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.02%) Nagios
6 2 (2.02%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.01%) Control-M
7 1 (1.01%) YUM
7 1 (1.01%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.01%) Munin
7 1 (1.01%) Ansible
7 1 (1.01%) Salt
Vendors
1 41 (41.41%) Red Hat
2 25 (25.25%) VMware
3 22 (22.22%) Oracle
4 19 (19.19%) IBM
4 19 (19.19%) EMC
5 17 (17.17%) Veritas
6 15 (15.15%) NetApp
6 15 (15.15%) Reuters
7 13 (13.13%) Bloomberg
8 12 (12.12%) Sun
9 10 (10.10%) HP
10 6 (6.06%) Sybase
10 6 (6.06%) Symantec
11 5 (5.05%) CQG
11 5 (5.05%) hybris
12 4 (4.04%) Brocade
12 4 (4.04%) F5
12 4 (4.04%) Cisco
13 3 (3.03%) Hitachi
13 3 (3.03%) Facebook
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