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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 612 608 628
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 24 50 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 46 65
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
38177 42950 47461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.70% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33215 36341 39768
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 June 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 June 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 - 6 £48,750 -
City of London +45 1 £57,500 -
Southwark - 1 £35,000 -
Harrow - 1 £32,500 -
Unix Administrator
England

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 70 (100.00%) Unix
2 56 (80.00%) Linux
3 34 (48.57%) Red Hat
4 28 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (31.43%) Finance
5 22 (31.43%) SAN
5 22 (31.43%) Solaris
5 22 (31.43%) Perl
5 22 (31.43%) Puppet
6 20 (28.57%) VMware
7 15 (21.43%) Windows
7 15 (21.43%) DNS
7 15 (21.43%) Bash Shell
8 14 (20.00%) AIX
9 13 (18.57%) Oracle
9 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (15.71%) Patch Management
11 11 (15.71%) Shell Script
11 11 (15.71%) Nagios
11 11 (15.71%) Banking
12 10 (14.29%) Clustering
12 10 (14.29%) IBM
12 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 10 (14.29%) MySQL
12 10 (14.29%) Data Centre
13 9 (12.86%) Performance Management
13 9 (12.86%) CentOS
13 9 (12.86%) Incident Management

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 8 (11.43%) Apache
2 3 (4.29%) nginx
2 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.86%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.43%) GroupWise
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) JBoss
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.43%) SAN
2 15 (21.43%) DNS
3 8 (11.43%) NAS
4 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.14%) Firewall
5 5 (7.14%) Internet
5 5 (7.14%) LDAP
5 5 (7.14%) SMTP
6 4 (5.71%) DHCP
7 3 (4.29%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (4.29%) Kerberos
8 2 (2.86%) SNMP
8 2 (2.86%) SSL
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.43%) DMZ
9 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.43%) FTP
9 1 (1.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) MySQL
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.86%) Big Data
4 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.43%) OLTP
5 1 (1.43%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (31.43%) Finance
2 11 (15.71%) Banking
3 6 (8.57%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.71%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Law
5 2 (2.86%) Retail
6 1 (1.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) LAMP
2 3 (4.29%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (4.29%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (2.86%) Middleware
4 1 (1.43%) .NET
4 1 (1.43%) J2EE
4 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Clustering
1 10 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.29%) User Experience
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (1.43%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.43%) Fintech
3 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.43%) PlayStation
3 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Unix
2 56 (80.00%) Linux
3 28 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (31.43%) Solaris
5 15 (21.43%) Windows
6 14 (20.00%) AIX
7 9 (12.86%) CentOS
8 6 (8.57%) SUSE
9 5 (7.14%) Debian
10 4 (5.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
11 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.43%) Fedora
12 1 (1.43%) FreeBSD
12 1 (1.43%) HPUX
12 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
1 12 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (15.71%) Patch Management
3 9 (12.86%) Incident Management
3 9 (12.86%) Performance Management
4 8 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 6 (8.57%) Change Management
6 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.57%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.14%) DevOps
7 5 (7.14%) High Availability
8 4 (5.71%) ITIL
8 4 (5.71%) Migration
8 4 (5.71%) Open Source
9 3 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.29%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (4.29%) Release Management
9 3 (4.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.43%) Perl
2 15 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 11 (15.71%) Shell Script
4 9 (12.86%) Python
5 8 (11.43%) SQL
6 6 (8.57%) Korn
7 5 (7.14%) Java
8 4 (5.71%) PHP
9 3 (4.29%) Bourne shell
10 2 (2.86%) AWK
10 2 (2.86%) C
10 2 (2.86%) Ruby
10 2 (2.86%) sed
11 1 (1.43%) C#
11 1 (1.43%) C++
11 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.14%) NFS
4 4 (5.71%) iptables
4 4 (5.71%) vCloud
4 4 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.71%) XenServer
5 3 (4.29%) FreeRADIUS
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (4.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (4.29%) vSphere
6 2 (2.86%) GPFS
6 2 (2.86%) KVM
6 2 (2.86%) Postfix
6 2 (2.86%) Veritas File System
6 2 (2.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.43%) GlusterFS
7 1 (1.43%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (31.43%) Puppet
2 11 (15.71%) Nagios
3 6 (8.57%) Ansible
4 5 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.29%) Cacti
6 3 (4.29%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (4.29%) SELinux
6 3 (4.29%) vRealize
7 2 (2.86%) CFEngine
7 2 (2.86%) Cobbler
7 2 (2.86%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.86%) yum
7 2 (2.86%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.43%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (1.43%) OSSEC
8 1 (1.43%) Salt
8 1 (1.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 34 (48.57%) Red Hat
2 20 (28.57%) VMware
3 13 (18.57%) Oracle
4 10 (14.29%) IBM
4 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.43%) Veritas
6 4 (5.71%) Citrix
6 4 (5.71%) HP
6 4 (5.71%) Sun
7 3 (4.29%) Cisco
7 3 (4.29%) Sybase
8 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.86%) Cognizant
8 2 (2.86%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (2.86%) EMC
8 2 (2.86%) Google
8 2 (2.86%) Splunk
9 1 (1.43%) Brocade
9 1 (1.43%) F5
9 1 (1.43%) Riverbed