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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 578 590 561
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 67 63 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 59 57 89
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,105
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -1.43%
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +50 12 £58,750 +2.17% 3
Croydon - 1 £52,000 -
Unix Administrator
England

Unix Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Unix
2 111 (88.80%) Linux
3 67 (53.60%) Solaris
4 56 (44.80%) Perl
5 51 (40.80%) Red Hat
6 49 (39.20%) Finance
7 46 (36.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 41 (32.80%) DNS
9 34 (27.20%) AIX
10 31 (24.80%) Banking
10 31 (24.80%) Veritas
11 28 (22.40%) Puppet
12 27 (21.60%) NFS
13 26 (20.80%) Python
13 26 (20.80%) Clustering
14 25 (20.00%) Hyper-V
14 25 (20.00%) SAN
15 24 (19.20%) IBM
15 24 (19.20%) Load Balancing
16 22 (17.60%) Shell Script
16 22 (17.60%) SMTP
17 21 (16.80%) ITIL
18 20 (16.00%) Windows
18 20 (16.00%) vSphere
19 19 (15.20%) SSL
20 18 (14.40%) HTTP
21 16 (12.80%) EMC
21 16 (12.80%) NetApp
21 16 (12.80%) CentOS
21 16 (12.80%) Change Control

Unix Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (5.60%) Apache
1 7 (5.60%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.40%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.80%) Node.js
5 1 (0.80%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.40%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.60%) Joyent
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (32.80%) DNS
2 25 (20.00%) SAN
3 22 (17.60%) SMTP
4 19 (15.20%) SSL
5 18 (14.40%) HTTP
6 13 (10.40%) Firewall
7 10 (8.00%) Internet
8 9 (7.20%) LDAP
9 7 (5.60%) TCP/IP
10 6 (4.80%) Kerberos
11 5 (4.00%) LAN
11 5 (4.00%) WAN
12 4 (3.20%) DHCP
12 4 (3.20%) FTP
12 4 (3.20%) NAS
13 3 (2.40%) Network Security
13 3 (2.40%) SSH
13 3 (2.40%) tcpdump
13 3 (2.40%) Wireshark
14 2 (1.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.80%) MySQL
2 6 (4.80%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.60%) OLTP
3 2 (1.60%) Redis
3 2 (1.60%) VLDB
4 1 (0.80%) Big Data
4 1 (0.80%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.60%) JIRA
2 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.80%) Ant
3 1 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 49 (39.20%) Finance
2 31 (24.80%) Banking
3 11 (8.80%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.00%) Automotive
4 5 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.00%) Retail
4 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.40%) Games
6 1 (0.80%) Front Office
6 1 (0.80%) Law
6 1 (0.80%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.80%) Web Services
2 5 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (3.20%) LAMP
4 3 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.60%) CSS
5 2 (1.60%) JSON
5 2 (1.60%) Middleware
5 2 (1.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.80%) Clustering
2 13 (10.40%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.60%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.80%) Hedge funds
5 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.60%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.80%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.80%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.80%) Fintech
7 1 (0.80%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.80%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 125 (100.00%) Unix
2 111 (88.80%) Linux
3 67 (53.60%) Solaris
4 46 (36.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (27.20%) AIX
6 20 (16.00%) Windows
7 16 (12.80%) CentOS
8 10 (8.00%) Ubuntu
9 8 (6.40%) Debian
10 6 (4.80%) Fedora
11 4 (3.20%) SUSE
11 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (1.60%) HPUX
13 2 (1.60%) SmartOS
13 2 (1.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.60%) Windows Server
14 1 (0.80%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.20%) Load Balancing
2 21 (16.80%) ITIL
3 16 (12.80%) Change Control
4 13 (10.40%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (9.60%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (9.60%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (8.80%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (8.00%) Migration
8 8 (6.40%) Configuration Management
8 8 (6.40%) High Availability
8 8 (6.40%) Project Planning
8 8 (6.40%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.60%) ITIL V3
9 7 (5.60%) Problem Management
10 6 (4.80%) DevOps
10 6 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.80%) Patch Management
11 5 (4.00%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.00%) Performance Management
11 5 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.80%) Perl
2 26 (20.80%) Python
3 22 (17.60%) Shell Script
4 11 (8.80%) Bash Shell
4 11 (8.80%) SQL
5 7 (5.60%) Ruby
6 6 (4.80%) Java
7 5 (4.00%) Korn
8 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.60%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.60%) PHP
10 1 (0.80%) AWK
10 1 (0.80%) sed
Qualifications
1 8 (6.40%) RHCE
2 7 (5.60%) Degree
2 7 (5.60%) RHCT
3 5 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.80%) NCDA
4 1 (0.80%) RHCSA
System Software
1 27 (21.60%) NFS
2 25 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 20 (16.00%) vSphere
4 11 (8.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 9 (7.20%) Active Directory
6 7 (5.60%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (4.00%) Samba
8 4 (3.20%) GPFS
9 3 (2.40%) iptables
9 3 (2.40%) KVM
9 3 (2.40%) Postfix
9 3 (2.40%) vCloud
9 3 (2.40%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.40%) Xen
10 2 (1.60%) Docker
10 2 (1.60%) LXC
10 2 (1.60%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.80%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.80%) Snort
11 1 (0.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 28 (22.40%) Puppet
2 12 (9.60%) NetBackup
3 10 (8.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 9 (7.20%) Nagios
5 8 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (5.60%) Ansible
7 4 (3.20%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (3.20%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (3.20%) Zenoss
8 3 (2.40%) CFEngine
8 3 (2.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 3 (2.40%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.60%) Graphite
9 2 (1.60%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.60%) OSSEC
10 1 (0.80%) Bcfg2
10 1 (0.80%) Nessus
10 1 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.80%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (40.80%) Red Hat
2 31 (24.80%) Veritas
3 24 (19.20%) IBM
4 16 (12.80%) EMC
4 16 (12.80%) NetApp
5 14 (11.20%) Oracle
6 12 (9.60%) VMware
7 10 (8.00%) Sun
8 8 (6.40%) HP
8 8 (6.40%) Symantec
9 7 (5.60%) Cisco
9 7 (5.60%) Sybase
10 4 (3.20%) Bloomberg
10 4 (3.20%) Brocade
10 4 (3.20%) Reuters
11 3 (2.40%) F5
11 3 (2.40%) Microsoft
12 2 (1.60%) Juniper
12 2 (1.60%) Percona
12 2 (1.60%) SaltStack
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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