The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 596 539 505
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 40 70 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 59 107
Average salary £52,750 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £42,500 £34,618
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44626 41400 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.29% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37463 34618 42150
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
UNIX Administrator
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -15 5 £65,000 +24.40% 1
West Drayton - 1 £40,000 -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 96 (100.00%) UNIX
2 77 (80.21%) Linux
3 58 (60.42%) Solaris
4 45 (46.88%) AIX
4 45 (46.88%) Perl
5 39 (40.63%) Red Hat
6 36 (37.50%) IBM
7 35 (36.46%) Finance
8 30 (31.25%) Banking
8 30 (31.25%) DNS
9 27 (28.13%) EMC
10 26 (27.08%) Clustering
11 25 (26.04%) vSphere
12 23 (23.96%) Bash Shell
12 23 (23.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (23.96%) SAN
12 23 (23.96%) NFS
13 22 (22.92%) Python
14 20 (20.83%) Veritas
14 20 (20.83%) Load Balancing
14 20 (20.83%) Hyper-V
15 19 (19.79%) Puppet
16 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
16 18 (18.75%) HTTP
17 17 (17.71%) NetApp
18 16 (16.67%) HP
18 16 (16.67%) Oracle
19 15 (15.63%) Windows
19 15 (15.63%) ITIL
19 15 (15.63%) SMTP

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 14 (14.58%) Apache
2 11 (11.46%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.08%) Drupal
5 2 (2.08%) Jetty
5 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.08%) CMS
6 1 (1.04%) SAS
6 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.04%) nginx
6 1 (1.04%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.25%) DNS
2 23 (23.96%) SAN
3 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 18 (18.75%) HTTP
4 15 (15.63%) SMTP
5 14 (14.58%) Internet
5 14 (14.58%) SSL
6 10 (10.42%) LDAP
7 8 (8.33%) SSH
8 4 (4.17%) LAN
8 4 (4.17%) WAN
8 4 (4.17%) Firewall
9 3 (3.13%) FTP
9 3 (3.13%) VPN
9 3 (3.13%) Multicast
9 3 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.13%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.04%) Wireless
10 1 (1.04%) DHCP
10 1 (1.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 9 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.29%) MySQL
5 6 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.21%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (4.17%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.13%) DB2
8 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.04%) Big Data
9 1 (1.04%) Redis
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (36.46%) Finance
2 30 (31.25%) Banking
3 7 (7.29%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.17%) Advertising
4 4 (4.17%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.08%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Front Office
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (4.17%) Web Services
3 2 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (1.04%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.08%) Clustering
2 13 (13.54%) Client/Server
3 12 (12.50%) Replication
4 5 (5.21%) LPAR
4 5 (5.21%) DLPAR
5 4 (4.17%) Open Source
6 3 (3.13%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.08%) CMDB
7 2 (2.08%) VAX
7 2 (2.08%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.08%) HACMP
8 1 (1.04%) Equities
8 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.04%) Firmware
8 1 (1.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 96 (100.00%) UNIX
2 77 (80.21%) Linux
3 58 (60.42%) Solaris
4 45 (46.88%) AIX
5 23 (23.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (15.63%) Windows
6 15 (15.63%) Ubuntu
7 8 (8.33%) Debian
8 7 (7.29%) SUSE
9 5 (5.21%) CentOS
10 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (4.17%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.13%) VMS
11 3 (3.13%) HPUX
11 3 (3.13%) Windows 8
12 2 (2.08%) Fedora
13 1 (1.04%) OpenVMS
13 1 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.83%) Load Balancing
2 15 (15.63%) ITIL
2 15 (15.63%) Configuration Management
3 10 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (10.42%) Service Management
4 9 (9.38%) Problem Management
5 8 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (8.33%) DevOps
5 8 (8.33%) High Availability
5 8 (8.33%) MOF
6 5 (5.21%) Migration
6 5 (5.21%) Low Latency
6 5 (5.21%) Performance Management
7 4 (4.17%) Analytics
7 4 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.13%) Change Management
8 3 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (3.13%) Customer Insight
9 2 (2.08%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (46.88%) Perl
2 23 (23.96%) Bash Shell
3 22 (22.92%) Python
4 15 (15.63%) Shell Script
5 13 (13.54%) Korn
6 12 (12.50%) PHP
7 10 (10.42%) Java
8 9 (9.38%) C
9 5 (5.21%) SQL
10 4 (4.17%) Ruby
11 3 (3.13%) AWK
12 1 (1.04%) Jython
12 1 (1.04%) Bourne shell
12 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 25 (26.04%) vSphere
2 23 (23.96%) NFS
3 20 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.46%) Active Directory
5 7 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (6.25%) KVM
7 3 (3.13%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.13%) RHEV
8 2 (2.08%) Squid
8 2 (2.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (2.08%) Samba
9 1 (1.04%) Xen
9 1 (1.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.04%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (19.79%) Puppet
2 11 (11.46%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (9.38%) Tivoli
4 7 (7.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (5.21%) CFEngine
6 4 (4.17%) Salt
7 3 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (3.13%) Nagios
8 2 (2.08%) SCOM
8 2 (2.08%) Capistrano
8 2 (2.08%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.04%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (1.04%) OpenView
9 1 (1.04%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (1.04%) Munin
9 1 (1.04%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 39 (40.63%) Red Hat
2 36 (37.50%) IBM
3 27 (28.13%) EMC
4 20 (20.83%) Veritas
5 17 (17.71%) NetApp
6 16 (16.67%) HP
6 16 (16.67%) Oracle
7 12 (12.50%) VMware
8 6 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 6 (6.25%) Hitachi
8 6 (6.25%) Cisco
9 5 (5.21%) Reuters
9 5 (5.21%) Sun
10 4 (4.17%) SaltStack
10 4 (4.17%) Bloomberg
11 3 (3.13%) NYFIX
11 3 (3.13%) CQG
11 3 (3.13%) Juniper
11 3 (3.13%) BMC
11 3 (3.13%) Patsystems
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Limitless Internet Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus 15% and Health Care
Posted: 23 days ago