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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 588 526 552
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 46 80 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.100% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 39 63 82
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £42,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £69,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 -8 3 £60,750 +24.61%
West Drayton - 2 £41,250 -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 101 (100.00%) UNIX
2 79 (78.22%) Linux
3 55 (54.46%) Solaris
4 37 (36.63%) Perl
5 36 (35.64%) AIX
6 35 (34.65%) Finance
6 35 (34.65%) Banking
7 34 (33.66%) DNS
8 32 (31.68%) IBM
8 32 (31.68%) Red Hat
9 27 (26.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (25.74%) TCP/IP
11 25 (24.75%) EMC
12 24 (23.76%) Shell Script
13 21 (20.79%) Bash Shell
13 21 (20.79%) SAN
14 20 (19.80%) NetApp
15 19 (18.81%) NFS
15 19 (18.81%) Python
15 19 (18.81%) Apache
15 19 (18.81%) vSphere
16 18 (17.82%) Windows
17 17 (16.83%) ITIL
18 16 (15.84%) LDAP
18 16 (15.84%) Veritas
18 16 (15.84%) Active Directory
18 16 (15.84%) VMware
18 16 (15.84%) Puppet
18 16 (15.84%) Korn
19 15 (14.85%) Reuters

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (18.81%) Apache
2 8 (7.92%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.96%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.98%) Jetty
5 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.98%) Drupal
5 2 (1.98%) CMS
5 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.99%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.99%) SAS
6 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.99%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (33.66%) DNS
2 26 (25.74%) TCP/IP
3 21 (20.79%) SAN
4 16 (15.84%) LDAP
5 12 (11.88%) HTTP
6 10 (9.90%) SSH
7 9 (8.91%) Internet
7 9 (8.91%) SMTP
7 9 (8.91%) FTP
8 8 (7.92%) SSL
9 6 (5.94%) WAN
9 6 (5.94%) LAN
9 6 (5.94%) iSCSI
9 6 (5.94%) NAS
10 5 (4.95%) VPN
10 5 (4.95%) Firewall
11 2 (1.98%) Network Security
11 2 (1.98%) DHCP
12 1 (0.99%) SMS
12 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.92%) MySQL
2 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.96%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (2.97%) DB2
5 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.99%) Redis
6 1 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (34.65%) Finance
1 35 (34.65%) Banking
2 9 (8.91%) Investment Banking
3 8 (7.92%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Advertising
5 1 (0.99%) Front Office
5 1 (0.99%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (2.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Clustering
2 7 (6.93%) Client/Server
2 7 (6.93%) Hedge funds
3 5 (4.95%) LPAR
3 5 (4.95%) DLPAR
4 4 (3.96%) VAX
4 4 (3.96%) Open Source
5 2 (1.98%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.98%) CMDB
5 2 (1.98%) HACMP
6 1 (0.99%) AS400
6 1 (0.99%) BBC
6 1 (0.99%) Replication
6 1 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.99%) Firmware
6 1 (0.99%) Equities
6 1 (0.99%) Wiki
6 1 (0.99%) iSeries
6 1 (0.99%) PKI
6 1 (0.99%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) UNIX
2 79 (78.22%) Linux
3 55 (54.46%) Solaris
4 36 (35.64%) AIX
5 27 (26.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (17.82%) Windows
7 13 (12.87%) Ubuntu
8 9 (8.91%) SUSE
8 9 (8.91%) Debian
9 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (4.95%) VMS
10 5 (4.95%) Windows 7
10 5 (4.95%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.97%) CentOS
11 3 (2.97%) HPUX
12 1 (0.99%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.83%) ITIL
2 11 (10.89%) Problem Management
3 10 (9.90%) Load Balancing
4 8 (7.92%) Service Management
4 8 (7.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (7.92%) DevOps
5 7 (6.93%) Configuration Management
6 6 (5.94%) MOF
6 6 (5.94%) Time Management
6 6 (5.94%) Performance Management
6 6 (5.94%) Change Control
6 6 (5.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (3.96%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.97%) Analytics
9 3 (2.97%) Low Latency
10 2 (1.98%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 2 (1.98%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (1.98%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 37 (36.63%) Perl
2 24 (23.76%) Shell Script
3 21 (20.79%) Bash Shell
4 19 (18.81%) Python
5 16 (15.84%) Korn
6 11 (10.89%) Java
7 6 (5.94%) SQL
8 5 (4.95%) AWK
8 5 (4.95%) PHP
9 4 (3.96%) Ruby
10 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.99%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.99%) C
10 1 (0.99%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (2.97%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.99%) MCSE
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.99%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 19 (18.81%) NFS
1 19 (18.81%) vSphere
2 16 (15.84%) Active Directory
3 13 (12.87%) Hyper-V
4 10 (9.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.96%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.97%) Squid
6 3 (2.97%) Samba
6 3 (2.97%) KVM
7 2 (1.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.98%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.99%) Xen
8 1 (0.99%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.99%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.99%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.99%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 16 (15.84%) Puppet
2 11 (10.89%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (9.90%) Tivoli
4 9 (8.91%) NetBackup
5 8 (7.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (5.94%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (4.95%) CFEngine
7 5 (4.95%) Zenoss
8 4 (3.96%) Nagios
9 3 (2.97%) Salt
9 3 (2.97%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (1.98%) Capistrano
10 2 (1.98%) SCOM
11 1 (0.99%) Munin
11 1 (0.99%) Control-M
11 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.99%) OpenView
11 1 (0.99%) Legato
Vendors
1 32 (31.68%) IBM
1 32 (31.68%) Red Hat
2 25 (24.75%) EMC
3 20 (19.80%) NetApp
4 16 (15.84%) Veritas
4 16 (15.84%) VMware
5 15 (14.85%) Reuters
6 13 (12.87%) Oracle
7 10 (9.90%) HP
7 10 (9.90%) Bloomberg
8 8 (7.92%) Sun
9 6 (5.94%) Sybase
9 6 (5.94%) Hitachi
9 6 (5.94%) Symantec
10 5 (4.95%) CQG
11 3 (2.97%) SaltStack
11 3 (2.97%) BMC
12 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
12 2 (1.98%) Cisco
12 2 (1.98%) SolarWinds
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