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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 609 623 551
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 27 43 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.089% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.096% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 60
Average salary £57,500 £50,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.42% -8.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £37,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +3.52%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +24 6 £52,500 -16.99%
Docklands, London - 3 £57,500 -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 81 (100.00%) UNIX
2 62 (76.54%) Linux
3 50 (61.73%) Finance
4 41 (50.62%) Solaris
5 38 (46.91%) Red Hat
6 30 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (34.57%) Banking
8 27 (33.33%) SAN
8 27 (33.33%) Oracle
9 24 (29.63%) Shell Script
10 21 (25.93%) Perl
11 20 (24.69%) DNS
12 19 (23.46%) VMware
13 18 (22.22%) HP
13 18 (22.22%) Puppet
14 16 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (19.75%) TCP/IP
14 16 (19.75%) Veritas
15 15 (18.52%) Sun
15 15 (18.52%) Windows
15 15 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
16 14 (17.28%) Python
17 13 (16.05%) SSH
17 13 (16.05%) Investment Banking
17 13 (16.05%) DevOps
18 12 (14.81%) Load Balancing
19 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
19 11 (13.58%) SQL
19 11 (13.58%) NFS
19 11 (13.58%) EMC

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (11.11%) Apache
2 6 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.94%) Node.js
4 3 (3.70%) JBoss
4 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.47%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.70%) PaaS
2 3 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.47%) IaaS
3 2 (2.47%) SaaS
4 1 (1.23%) Joyent
4 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 27 (33.33%) SAN
2 20 (24.69%) DNS
3 16 (19.75%) TCP/IP
4 13 (16.05%) SSH
5 8 (9.88%) NAS
5 8 (9.88%) FTP
6 6 (7.41%) LDAP
7 4 (4.94%) SMTP
7 4 (4.94%) Firewall
8 3 (3.70%) LAN
8 3 (3.70%) WAN
8 3 (3.70%) HTTP
8 3 (3.70%) VPN
8 3 (3.70%) Skype
8 3 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.70%) Internet
9 2 (2.47%) SSL
9 2 (2.47%) DHCP
10 1 (1.23%) Kerberos
10 1 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.41%) MySQL
4 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.70%) Big Data
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.70%) InfluxDB
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.23%) JIRA
3 1 (1.23%) Firebug
General
1 50 (61.73%) Finance
2 28 (34.57%) Banking
3 13 (16.05%) Investment Banking
4 7 (8.64%) Games
5 5 (6.17%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.47%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.23%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (3.70%) CGI
3 2 (2.47%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) HTML
4 1 (1.23%) CSS
4 1 (1.23%) Middleware
4 1 (1.23%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.23%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) CLARiiON
1 7 (8.64%) PlayStation
1 7 (8.64%) EMC VNX
2 6 (7.41%) Celerra
2 6 (7.41%) Clustering
3 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.47%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.47%) Equities
4 2 (2.47%) PKI
4 2 (2.47%) Spread Betting
4 2 (2.47%) Symmetrix DMX
4 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.23%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) UNIX
2 62 (76.54%) Linux
3 41 (50.62%) Solaris
4 30 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (18.52%) Windows
6 10 (12.35%) AIX
7 7 (8.64%) SUSE
8 5 (6.17%) Debian
9 3 (3.70%) HPUX
10 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.05%) DevOps
2 12 (14.81%) Load Balancing
3 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (8.64%) Change Control
3 7 (8.64%) Software Deployment
3 7 (8.64%) Patch Management
4 6 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (7.41%) ITIL
5 4 (4.94%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.94%) Resource Management
5 4 (4.94%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (4.94%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.94%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.70%) ETL
6 3 (3.70%) Analytics
6 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.70%) Change Management
6 3 (3.70%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.63%) Shell Script
2 21 (25.93%) Perl
3 14 (17.28%) Python
4 11 (13.58%) SQL
5 10 (12.35%) Bash Shell
6 9 (11.11%) Java
6 9 (11.11%) Ruby
6 9 (11.11%) Korn
6 9 (11.11%) Bourne shell
7 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.94%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.70%) C-shell
9 3 (3.70%) C++
9 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.47%) C
10 2 (2.47%) AWK
10 2 (2.47%) BeanShell
11 1 (1.23%) R
11 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (7.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (7.41%) RHCSA
3 5 (6.17%) Degree
4 3 (3.70%) RHCE
5 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.58%) NFS
3 10 (12.35%) vSphere
4 9 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 5 (6.17%) Squid
5 5 (6.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (3.70%) GPFS
8 1 (1.23%) Veritas File System
8 1 (1.23%) Varnish
8 1 (1.23%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.23%) XenServer
8 1 (1.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (22.22%) Puppet
2 15 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.64%) CFEngine
3 7 (8.64%) Oracle ZFS
4 6 (7.41%) ITRS Geneos
4 6 (7.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 6 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (4.94%) Nagios
5 4 (4.94%) Zenoss
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (3.70%) BladeLogic
6 3 (3.70%) Salt
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (3.70%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.23%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.23%) Legato
7 1 (1.23%) Control-M
7 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.23%) Ansible
7 1 (1.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 38 (46.91%) Red Hat
2 27 (33.33%) Oracle
3 19 (23.46%) VMware
4 18 (22.22%) HP
5 16 (19.75%) Veritas
6 15 (18.52%) Sun
7 11 (13.58%) EMC
8 10 (12.35%) Cisco
8 10 (12.35%) IBM
9 9 (11.11%) Sybase
10 6 (7.41%) NetApp
10 6 (7.41%) Reuters
10 6 (7.41%) Bloomberg
11 3 (3.70%) Symantec
11 3 (3.70%) Hitachi
11 3 (3.70%) Google
11 3 (3.70%) Brocade
11 3 (3.70%) 3PAR
11 3 (3.70%) F5
11 3 (3.70%) Splunk
London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago