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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 577 540 530
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 54 80 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 43 61 90
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £42,450
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
42393 42507 46095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.65% 93.84% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35579 35768 39728
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
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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 +3 9 £60,750 +14.35% 2
West Drayton - 2 £41,250 -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 102 (100.00%) UNIX
2 81 (79.41%) Linux
3 50 (49.02%) Solaris
4 38 (37.25%) Perl
5 36 (35.29%) DNS
5 36 (35.29%) Red Hat
6 34 (33.33%) Finance
7 33 (32.35%) TCP/IP
7 33 (32.35%) Banking
8 30 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (24.51%) IBM
9 25 (24.51%) AIX
10 24 (23.53%) Shell Script
11 22 (21.57%) Apache
11 22 (21.57%) EMC
11 22 (21.57%) SAN
12 20 (19.61%) Python
13 19 (18.63%) Bash Shell
14 18 (17.65%) VMware
15 17 (16.67%) ITIL
16 16 (15.69%) Veritas
17 15 (14.71%) Windows
17 15 (14.71%) Oracle
17 15 (14.71%) LDAP
17 15 (14.71%) Reuters
17 15 (14.71%) Korn
18 14 (13.73%) NetApp
19 13 (12.75%) NFS
19 13 (12.75%) Active Directory
19 13 (12.75%) FTP

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 22 (21.57%) Apache
2 8 (7.84%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.96%) CMS
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.96%) Drupal
5 1 (0.98%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.98%) Jetty
5 1 (0.98%) nginx
5 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.98%) SAS
5 1 (0.98%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (35.29%) DNS
2 33 (32.35%) TCP/IP
3 22 (21.57%) SAN
4 15 (14.71%) LDAP
5 13 (12.75%) FTP
6 12 (11.76%) SSH
7 9 (8.82%) NAS
8 8 (7.84%) Firewall
9 7 (6.86%) Internet
9 7 (6.86%) HTTP
10 6 (5.88%) WAN
10 6 (5.88%) LAN
10 6 (5.88%) iSCSI
11 5 (4.90%) VPN
12 3 (2.94%) SMTP
12 3 (2.94%) DHCP
13 2 (1.96%) SSL
13 2 (1.96%) BGP
13 2 (1.96%) Network Security
14 1 (0.98%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) MySQL
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.94%) DB2
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.98%) Redis
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (33.33%) Finance
2 33 (32.35%) Banking
3 10 (9.80%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.94%) Retail
5 3 (2.94%) Advertising
6 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.96%) French Language
7 1 (0.98%) Marketing
7 1 (0.98%) Legal
7 1 (0.98%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) Web Services
2 4 (3.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) Hedge funds
2 4 (3.92%) Clustering
2 4 (3.92%) LPAR
2 4 (3.92%) DLPAR
2 4 (3.92%) VAX
2 4 (3.92%) Open Source
3 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.96%) HACMP
3 2 (1.96%) CMDB
4 1 (0.98%) Wiki
4 1 (0.98%) Derivative
4 1 (0.98%) Statistics
4 1 (0.98%) PKI
4 1 (0.98%) iSeries
4 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.98%) BBC
4 1 (0.98%) AS400
4 1 (0.98%) Replication
4 1 (0.98%) Equities
4 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 102 (100.00%) UNIX
2 81 (79.41%) Linux
3 50 (49.02%) Solaris
4 30 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (24.51%) AIX
6 15 (14.71%) Windows
7 10 (9.80%) Ubuntu
8 9 (8.82%) SUSE
9 8 (7.84%) Debian
10 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
11 5 (4.90%) Windows 8
11 5 (4.90%) VMS
12 4 (3.92%) CentOS
13 3 (2.94%) HPUX
14 1 (0.98%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.98%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.67%) ITIL
2 8 (7.84%) Service Management
2 8 (7.84%) Configuration Management
2 8 (7.84%) DevOps
2 8 (7.84%) Problem Management
3 7 (6.86%) Load Balancing
3 7 (6.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (5.88%) Time Management
5 5 (4.90%) Performance Management
5 5 (4.90%) Change Control
6 4 (3.92%) Project Management
6 4 (3.92%) Change Management
7 3 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (2.94%) Low Latency
7 3 (2.94%) Network Management
7 3 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.96%) MOF
8 2 (1.96%) Process Management
8 2 (1.96%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 38 (37.25%) Perl
2 24 (23.53%) Shell Script
3 20 (19.61%) Python
4 19 (18.63%) Bash Shell
5 15 (14.71%) Korn
6 9 (8.82%) PHP
6 9 (8.82%) Java
7 6 (5.88%) SQL
8 5 (4.90%) AWK
9 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.96%) Ruby
10 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.98%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.98%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.75%) NFS
1 13 (12.75%) Active Directory
1 13 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.76%) vSphere
3 6 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (4.90%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.92%) Firmware
5 4 (3.92%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (2.94%) Squid
6 3 (2.94%) KVM
6 3 (2.94%) Samba
7 2 (1.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (1.96%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.98%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.98%) Xen
8 1 (0.98%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 13 (12.75%) Puppet
2 10 (9.80%) NetBackup
3 9 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (7.84%) Tivoli
5 7 (6.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (5.88%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (4.90%) Zenoss
8 4 (3.92%) CFEngine
9 3 (2.94%) Nagios
10 2 (1.96%) Legato
10 2 (1.96%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (1.96%) Capistrano
10 2 (1.96%) SCOM
11 1 (0.98%) Munin
11 1 (0.98%) Salt
11 1 (0.98%) Ansible
11 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.98%) Control-M
Vendors
1 36 (35.29%) Red Hat
2 25 (24.51%) IBM
3 22 (21.57%) EMC
4 18 (17.65%) VMware
5 16 (15.69%) Veritas
6 15 (14.71%) Oracle
6 15 (14.71%) Reuters
7 14 (13.73%) NetApp
8 12 (11.76%) Bloomberg
9 11 (10.78%) Sun
10 10 (9.80%) HP
11 7 (6.86%) Hitachi
12 6 (5.88%) Sybase
12 6 (5.88%) Symantec
13 5 (4.90%) CQG
14 3 (2.94%) F5
15 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
15 2 (1.96%) Cisco
15 2 (1.96%) BMC
15 2 (1.96%) NetIQ
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