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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 591 589 557
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 31 45 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.097% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 57
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £29,300 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 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 28 August 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
Docklands, London - 5 £57,500 -
City of London +27 4 £55,000 -6.38% 4
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 70 (100.00%) UNIX
2 53 (75.71%) Linux
3 44 (62.86%) Finance
4 29 (41.43%) Solaris
5 26 (37.14%) Red Hat
6 22 (31.43%) Banking
7 21 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (28.57%) Puppet
9 18 (25.71%) Oracle
10 15 (21.43%) Windows
10 15 (21.43%) Python
10 15 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (21.43%) DevOps
11 14 (20.00%) SAN
12 13 (18.57%) Perl
12 13 (18.57%) Ruby
12 13 (18.57%) Shell Script
12 13 (18.57%) Load Balancing
13 12 (17.14%) Java
14 11 (15.71%) DNS
14 11 (15.71%) VMware
15 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
15 10 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
16 9 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (12.86%) SQL
16 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
16 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (11.43%) Firewall
17 8 (11.43%) Sybase

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (11.43%) Apache
3 6 (8.57%) Node.js
4 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.14%) PaaS
3 4 (5.71%) SaaS
4 3 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.29%) Joyent
5 2 (2.86%) IaaS
5 2 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) SAN
2 11 (15.71%) DNS
3 8 (11.43%) Firewall
4 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.14%) VPN
4 5 (7.14%) LDAP
4 5 (7.14%) Skype
5 4 (5.71%) SSL
6 3 (4.29%) Internet
6 3 (4.29%) LAN
6 3 (4.29%) WAN
6 3 (4.29%) VLAN
7 2 (2.86%) NAS
7 2 (2.86%) SMTP
7 2 (2.86%) SSH
8 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.43%) DHCP
8 1 (1.43%) FTP
8 1 (1.43%) HTTP
8 1 (1.43%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.14%) Big Data
4 4 (5.71%) MySQL
5 3 (4.29%) Redis
5 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.43%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.29%) JIRA
4 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.43%) Firebug
General
1 44 (62.86%) Finance
2 22 (31.43%) Banking
3 7 (10.00%) Games
4 6 (8.57%) Financial Institution
4 6 (8.57%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.86%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (4.29%) CSS
3 2 (2.86%) Web Services
3 2 (2.86%) XML
3 2 (2.86%) JSON
4 1 (1.43%) Django
4 1 (1.43%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) Middleware
4 1 (1.43%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) PlayStation
2 4 (5.71%) Clustering
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Symmetrix DMX
4 2 (2.86%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.86%) Equities
4 2 (2.86%) PKI
4 2 (2.86%) Spread Betting
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) HACMP
5 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) UNIX
2 53 (75.71%) Linux
3 29 (41.43%) Solaris
4 21 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (21.43%) Windows
6 7 (10.00%) AIX
7 5 (7.14%) SUSE
8 4 (5.71%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.29%) Debian
9 3 (4.29%) HPUX
10 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.86%) SmartOS
11 1 (1.43%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.43%) CentOS
11 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) DevOps
2 13 (18.57%) Load Balancing
3 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.43%) ITIL
4 8 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.14%) Data Security
6 5 (7.14%) ETL
6 5 (7.14%) Change Control
6 5 (7.14%) Analytics
6 5 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (5.71%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.29%) Change Management
8 3 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.86%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.86%) Open Source
9 2 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.86%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) Python
2 13 (18.57%) Shell Script
2 13 (18.57%) Perl
2 13 (18.57%) Ruby
3 12 (17.14%) Java
4 9 (12.86%) SQL
5 8 (11.43%) Bash Shell
6 7 (10.00%) Korn
6 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.71%) BeanShell
8 3 (4.29%) C++
9 2 (2.86%) C
9 2 (2.86%) AWK
10 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.43%) R
10 1 (1.43%) Bourne shell
10 1 (1.43%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) RHCE
2 3 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.29%) GPFS
4 2 (2.86%) LXC
4 2 (2.86%) KVM
4 2 (2.86%) Docker
4 2 (2.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.86%) Xen
4 2 (2.86%) NFS
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.43%) Samba
5 1 (1.43%) Squid
5 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.43%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.43%) XenServer
5 1 (1.43%) vSphere
5 1 (1.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (28.57%) Puppet
2 15 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (10.00%) CFEngine
4 5 (7.14%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (7.14%) Zenoss
4 5 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (4.29%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.86%) Nagios
6 2 (2.86%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.86%) Graphite
7 1 (1.43%) Ansible
7 1 (1.43%) logstash
7 1 (1.43%) Salt
7 1 (1.43%) Kibana
7 1 (1.43%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.43%) Control-M
7 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) Red Hat
2 18 (25.71%) Oracle
3 11 (15.71%) VMware
4 8 (11.43%) Sybase
4 8 (11.43%) HP
5 7 (10.00%) Reuters
5 7 (10.00%) Bloomberg
5 7 (10.00%) Veritas
6 6 (8.57%) NetApp
7 5 (7.14%) IBM
7 5 (7.14%) Google
8 4 (5.71%) Cisco
8 4 (5.71%) Sun
9 3 (4.29%) Hitachi
9 3 (4.29%) EMC
9 3 (4.29%) F5
10 2 (2.86%) CQG
10 2 (2.86%) Percona
11 1 (1.43%) Splunk
11 1 (1.43%) Brocade
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