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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 593 583 547
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 50 47 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.100% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 56
Average salary £58,750 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
41382 44337 42616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.67% 93.92% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34926 36524 36097
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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
(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 +19 21 £53,750 -0.46% 4
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 106 (100.00%) UNIX
2 87 (82.08%) Linux
3 67 (63.21%) Solaris
4 59 (55.66%) Red Hat
5 48 (45.28%) Perl
6 46 (43.40%) Oracle
7 44 (41.51%) Finance
8 43 (40.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 42 (39.62%) SAN
10 39 (36.79%) Veritas
11 37 (34.91%) DNS
12 34 (32.08%) VMware
13 32 (30.19%) TCP/IP
14 31 (29.25%) Banking
15 26 (24.53%) Sun
15 26 (24.53%) HP
16 25 (23.58%) VMware Infrastructure
17 24 (22.64%) Apache
17 24 (22.64%) Shell Script
18 23 (21.70%) NFS
19 21 (19.81%) vSphere
20 20 (18.87%) EMC
20 20 (18.87%) SSH
21 17 (16.04%) MySQL
21 17 (16.04%) Python
22 16 (15.09%) Bourne shell
23 15 (14.15%) SQL
23 15 (14.15%) FTP
23 15 (14.15%) Cisco
23 15 (14.15%) NetApp

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (22.64%) Apache
2 12 (11.32%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.66%) GlassFish
3 6 (5.66%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.83%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.83%) JBoss
5 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.83%) PaaS
1 3 (2.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (39.62%) SAN
2 37 (34.91%) DNS
3 32 (30.19%) TCP/IP
4 20 (18.87%) SSH
5 15 (14.15%) FTP
6 12 (11.32%) NAS
7 10 (9.43%) Internet
7 10 (9.43%) LDAP
7 10 (9.43%) DHCP
8 9 (8.49%) Firewall
9 6 (5.66%) BIG-IP
9 6 (5.66%) HTTP
10 3 (2.83%) SMTP
10 3 (2.83%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (2.83%) BGP
11 1 (0.94%) LAN
11 1 (0.94%) WAN
11 1 (0.94%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.04%) MySQL
2 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.83%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.83%) InfluxDB
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 44 (41.51%) Finance
2 31 (29.25%) Banking
3 14 (13.21%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.77%) Retail
5 3 (2.83%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.83%) French Language
6 2 (1.89%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.89%) Games
7 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) Middleware
2 4 (3.77%) CGI
3 3 (2.83%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) CLARiiON
2 6 (5.66%) PKI
2 6 (5.66%) Celerra
3 5 (4.72%) Clustering
3 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.83%) HACMP
5 2 (1.89%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.89%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (0.94%) Open Source
6 1 (0.94%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) Equities
6 1 (0.94%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.94%) FMCG
6 1 (0.94%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 106 (100.00%) UNIX
2 87 (82.08%) Linux
3 67 (63.21%) Solaris
4 43 (40.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (12.26%) Windows
6 12 (11.32%) AIX
7 9 (8.49%) SUSE
8 6 (5.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 4 (3.77%) Debian
9 4 (3.77%) HPUX
10 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.32%) Software Deployment
2 11 (10.38%) Load Balancing
3 9 (8.49%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (7.55%) Change Control
4 8 (7.55%) Resource Management
5 7 (6.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (6.60%) ITIL
5 7 (6.60%) DevOps
5 7 (6.60%) Release Management
5 7 (6.60%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (5.66%) Project Management
7 5 (4.72%) Service Management
7 5 (4.72%) Change Management
7 5 (4.72%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.77%) Database Mirroring
8 4 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.77%) Network Management
8 4 (3.77%) Mobile Commerce
9 3 (2.83%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (1.89%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (45.28%) Perl
2 24 (22.64%) Shell Script
3 17 (16.04%) Python
4 16 (15.09%) Bourne shell
5 15 (14.15%) SQL
6 14 (13.21%) Bash Shell
7 9 (8.49%) PHP
8 7 (6.60%) Java
8 7 (6.60%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.66%) Korn
10 5 (4.72%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.77%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.83%) Ruby
12 3 (2.83%) C-shell
13 2 (1.89%) C
14 1 (0.94%) C++
14 1 (0.94%) AWK
Qualifications
1 12 (11.32%) RHCE
2 10 (9.43%) Degree
3 8 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (5.66%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (5.66%) RHCSA
5 4 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
2 6 (5.66%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (23.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (21.70%) NFS
3 21 (19.81%) vSphere
4 15 (14.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 14 (13.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 11 (10.38%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (7.55%) Squid
8 6 (5.66%) Veritas File System
9 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
9 4 (3.77%) Firmware
10 3 (2.83%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.94%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.94%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (14.15%) Puppet
2 8 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.66%) Legato
3 6 (5.66%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (5.66%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (4.72%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (3.77%) BladeLogic
5 4 (3.77%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (3.77%) yum
5 4 (3.77%) Data Guard
5 4 (3.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (3.77%) Nagios
6 3 (2.83%) Salt
7 2 (1.89%) CFEngine
7 2 (1.89%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.94%) Control-M
8 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 59 (55.66%) Red Hat
2 46 (43.40%) Oracle
3 39 (36.79%) Veritas
4 34 (32.08%) VMware
5 26 (24.53%) Sun
5 26 (24.53%) HP
6 20 (18.87%) EMC
7 15 (14.15%) Cisco
7 15 (14.15%) NetApp
8 11 (10.38%) IBM
9 8 (7.55%) Hitachi
9 8 (7.55%) Symantec
10 7 (6.60%) Brocade
10 7 (6.60%) Sybase
11 6 (5.66%) Bloomberg
11 6 (5.66%) hybris
11 6 (5.66%) F5
12 4 (3.77%) 3PAR
13 3 (2.83%) Splunk
13 3 (2.83%) Facebook
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