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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 571 536 538
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 45 75 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 39 57 91
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £42,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
43382 41176 47807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.47% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36237 34565 41496
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 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 28 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 -14 2 £58,750 +20.51% 1
West Drayton - 2 £41,250 -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 100 (100.00%) UNIX
2 77 (77.00%) Linux
3 55 (55.00%) Solaris
4 42 (42.00%) AIX
5 38 (38.00%) Perl
6 35 (35.00%) DNS
7 34 (34.00%) IBM
8 33 (33.00%) Finance
9 31 (31.00%) Red Hat
9 31 (31.00%) Banking
10 29 (29.00%) EMC
11 24 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (24.00%) vSphere
12 23 (23.00%) NFS
12 23 (23.00%) TCP/IP
13 22 (22.00%) NetApp
13 22 (22.00%) Bash Shell
14 21 (21.00%) Shell Script
15 20 (20.00%) SAN
15 20 (20.00%) Python
16 19 (19.00%) Veritas
16 19 (19.00%) Hyper-V
17 18 (18.00%) Puppet
18 17 (17.00%) HTTP
18 17 (17.00%) ITIL
19 16 (16.00%) Apache
19 16 (16.00%) Load Balancing
20 15 (15.00%) Korn
20 15 (15.00%) Windows
20 15 (15.00%) Clustering

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 16 (16.00%) Apache
2 6 (6.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.00%) Drupal
5 2 (2.00%) Jetty
5 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.00%) CMS
5 2 (2.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.00%) SAS
6 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.00%) nginx
6 1 (1.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 35 (35.00%) DNS
2 23 (23.00%) TCP/IP
3 20 (20.00%) SAN
4 17 (17.00%) HTTP
5 14 (14.00%) LDAP
5 14 (14.00%) SMTP
6 13 (13.00%) SSL
6 13 (13.00%) Internet
7 9 (9.00%) SSH
8 6 (6.00%) FTP
9 5 (5.00%) WAN
9 5 (5.00%) LAN
9 5 (5.00%) Firewall
10 4 (4.00%) iSCSI
10 4 (4.00%) NAS
10 4 (4.00%) VPN
11 2 (2.00%) Network Security
12 1 (1.00%) DHCP
12 1 (1.00%) SMS
12 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) MySQL
2 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.00%) DB2
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.00%) Redis
6 1 (1.00%) Big Data
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (33.00%) Finance
2 31 (31.00%) Banking
3 7 (7.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Front Office
6 1 (1.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) Web Services
2 2 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) Clustering
2 12 (12.00%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.00%) LPAR
3 5 (5.00%) DLPAR
3 5 (5.00%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.00%) Open Source
5 3 (3.00%) VAX
6 2 (2.00%) CMDB
6 2 (2.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.00%) HACMP
6 2 (2.00%) Replication
7 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.00%) Equities
7 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.00%) AS400
7 1 (1.00%) Firmware
7 1 (1.00%) iSeries
7 1 (1.00%) Wiki
7 1 (1.00%) Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) UNIX
2 77 (77.00%) Linux
3 55 (55.00%) Solaris
4 42 (42.00%) AIX
5 24 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (15.00%) Windows
7 13 (13.00%) Ubuntu
8 9 (9.00%) SUSE
9 8 (8.00%) Debian
10 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (4.00%) Windows 7
11 4 (4.00%) CentOS
11 4 (4.00%) Windows 8
11 4 (4.00%) VMS
12 3 (3.00%) HPUX
13 1 (1.00%) OpenVMS
13 1 (1.00%) Fedora
13 1 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.00%) ITIL
2 16 (16.00%) Load Balancing
3 11 (11.00%) Problem Management
4 10 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (10.00%) Service Management
5 8 (8.00%) MOF
5 8 (8.00%) DevOps
6 7 (7.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.00%) Performance Management
7 6 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.00%) Time Management
8 4 (4.00%) Change Control
8 4 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (4.00%) Low Latency
8 4 (4.00%) Analytics
8 4 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.00%) Customer Insight
10 2 (2.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.00%) Perl
2 22 (22.00%) Bash Shell
3 21 (21.00%) Shell Script
4 20 (20.00%) Python
5 15 (15.00%) Korn
6 10 (10.00%) Java
7 4 (4.00%) Ruby
7 4 (4.00%) AWK
7 4 (4.00%) PHP
7 4 (4.00%) SQL
8 1 (1.00%) C
8 1 (1.00%) Jython
8 1 (1.00%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.00%) IBM Certification
2 1 (1.00%) MCSE
2 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 24 (24.00%) vSphere
2 23 (23.00%) NFS
3 19 (19.00%) Hyper-V
4 14 (14.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (9.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (3.00%) Samba
6 3 (3.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.00%) KVM
6 3 (3.00%) Squid
7 2 (2.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (18.00%) Puppet
2 11 (11.00%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (10.00%) Tivoli
4 8 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (6.00%) NetBackup
6 5 (5.00%) Nagios
6 5 (5.00%) CFEngine
7 4 (4.00%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (4.00%) Salt
8 3 (3.00%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (3.00%) Zenoss
9 2 (2.00%) SCOM
9 2 (2.00%) Capistrano
10 1 (1.00%) CiscoWorks
10 1 (1.00%) OpenView
10 1 (1.00%) Control-M
10 1 (1.00%) Munin
Vendors
1 34 (34.00%) IBM
2 31 (31.00%) Red Hat
3 29 (29.00%) EMC
4 22 (22.00%) NetApp
5 19 (19.00%) Veritas
6 14 (14.00%) VMware
7 10 (10.00%) Oracle
7 10 (10.00%) HP
7 10 (10.00%) Reuters
8 7 (7.00%) Bloomberg
9 6 (6.00%) Hitachi
9 6 (6.00%) Sun
10 4 (4.00%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.00%) CQG
10 4 (4.00%) Symantec
10 4 (4.00%) Sybase
10 4 (4.00%) Cisco
10 4 (4.00%) SaltStack
11 3 (3.00%) BMC
12 2 (2.00%) NetIQ
South West London
Limitless Internet Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £60000 per annum + Huge Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago