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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 573 541 533
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 40 72 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.096% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 34 68 61
Average salary £57,500 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.70% +7.18%
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +6 12 £57,500 +46.49% 2
Surbiton - 5 £37,500 -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 99 (100.00%) UNIX
2 86 (86.87%) Linux
3 57 (57.58%) Solaris
4 44 (44.44%) Perl
5 43 (43.43%) Red Hat
6 39 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (35.35%) DNS
8 33 (33.33%) Finance
8 33 (33.33%) Oracle
9 31 (31.31%) TCP/IP
10 29 (29.29%) SAN
10 29 (29.29%) Veritas
10 29 (29.29%) Banking
11 24 (24.24%) Apache
12 21 (21.21%) NetApp
12 21 (21.21%) VMware
13 17 (17.17%) Shell Script
14 16 (16.16%) EMC
14 16 (16.16%) NFS
14 16 (16.16%) IBM
14 16 (16.16%) Sun
14 16 (16.16%) ITIL
14 16 (16.16%) FTP
14 16 (16.16%) MySQL
15 15 (15.15%) Windows
15 15 (15.15%) Python
16 14 (14.14%) SQL
16 14 (14.14%) HP
16 14 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (14.14%) Veritas Cluster Server

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (24.24%) Apache
2 10 (10.10%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.06%) Apache Solr
4 5 (5.05%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.04%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.02%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.02%) PaaS
2 2 (2.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (35.35%) DNS
2 31 (31.31%) TCP/IP
3 29 (29.29%) SAN
4 16 (16.16%) FTP
5 11 (11.11%) Firewall
5 11 (11.11%) LDAP
5 11 (11.11%) SSH
5 11 (11.11%) NAS
6 10 (10.10%) DHCP
7 9 (9.09%) Internet
8 6 (6.06%) BIG-IP
9 5 (5.05%) HTTP
9 5 (5.05%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.03%) BGP
11 2 (2.02%) VPN
11 2 (2.02%) LAN
11 2 (2.02%) WAN
12 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.16%) MySQL
2 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.01%) DB2
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 33 (33.33%) Finance
2 29 (29.29%) Banking
3 9 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.06%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.04%) Retail
6 3 (3.03%) French Language
7 1 (1.01%) Advertising
7 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) Middleware
1 4 (4.04%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.02%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (2.02%) Web Services
3 1 (1.01%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) Hedge funds
1 5 (5.05%) PKI
2 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.04%) Clustering
3 3 (3.03%) HACMP
4 2 (2.02%) VAX
5 1 (1.01%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.01%) BBC
5 1 (1.01%) AS400
5 1 (1.01%) FMCG
5 1 (1.01%) Wiki
5 1 (1.01%) Celerra
5 1 (1.01%) iSeries
5 1 (1.01%) Open Source
5 1 (1.01%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) UNIX
2 86 (86.87%) Linux
3 57 (57.58%) Solaris
4 39 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (15.15%) Windows
6 12 (12.12%) AIX
7 8 (8.08%) SUSE
8 5 (5.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 5 (5.05%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.03%) Debian
9 3 (3.03%) CentOS
10 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.02%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.02%) VMS
11 1 (1.01%) HPUX
11 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.01%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.16%) ITIL
2 9 (9.09%) Change Control
3 8 (8.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (7.07%) Service Management
4 7 (7.07%) Software Deployment
4 7 (7.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (6.06%) Release Management
5 6 (6.06%) Load Balancing
5 6 (6.06%) Project Management
6 5 (5.05%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.05%) Resource Management
7 4 (4.04%) Time Management
7 4 (4.04%) Network Management
7 4 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.04%) Mobile Commerce
7 4 (4.04%) Change Management
8 3 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.03%) DevOps
8 3 (3.03%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.02%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (44.44%) Perl
2 17 (17.17%) Shell Script
3 15 (15.15%) Python
4 14 (14.14%) SQL
5 11 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 10 (10.10%) PHP
7 8 (8.08%) Bourne shell
8 5 (5.05%) Java
9 4 (4.04%) Objective-C
9 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.03%) Korn
11 2 (2.02%) AWK
12 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Degree
1 10 (10.10%) RHCE
2 4 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.02%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.01%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.04%) QA
2 4 (4.04%) SLA
3 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (16.16%) NFS
2 14 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (14.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 13 (13.13%) vSphere
4 11 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 9 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 7 (7.07%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (6.06%) Veritas File System
8 5 (5.05%) Squid
9 4 (4.04%) Firmware
10 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (1.01%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 11 (11.11%) Puppet
2 7 (7.07%) ITRS Geneos
3 6 (6.06%) Zenoss
3 6 (6.06%) Legato
4 4 (4.04%) yum
4 4 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.03%) Nagios
6 1 (1.01%) Control-M
6 1 (1.01%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.01%) Ansible
6 1 (1.01%) Salt
6 1 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.01%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.01%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.01%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 43 (43.43%) Red Hat
2 33 (33.33%) Oracle
3 29 (29.29%) Veritas
4 21 (21.21%) NetApp
4 21 (21.21%) VMware
5 16 (16.16%) EMC
5 16 (16.16%) IBM
5 16 (16.16%) Sun
6 14 (14.14%) HP
7 12 (12.12%) Reuters
8 11 (11.11%) Bloomberg
9 10 (10.10%) Symantec
10 6 (6.06%) hybris
10 6 (6.06%) Sybase
10 6 (6.06%) Cisco
10 6 (6.06%) Hitachi
11 5 (5.05%) Brocade
12 4 (4.04%) F5
13 3 (3.03%) Facebook
14 2 (2.02%) 3PAR
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