The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 596 615 560
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 32 38 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.078% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.083% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 38
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £42,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
UNIX Systems 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
41632 45743 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.84% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35154 37996 35183
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 £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

UNIX Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator across the London region.

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Trend in London

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in London

UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 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 +30 13 £47,500 -32.14%
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 56 (100.00%) UNIX
2 51 (91.07%) Linux
3 40 (71.43%) Red Hat
4 35 (62.50%) Solaris
5 33 (58.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (51.79%) Finance
7 27 (48.21%) Perl
8 26 (46.43%) DNS
9 23 (41.07%) HP
9 23 (41.07%) VMware
10 22 (39.29%) SAN
10 22 (39.29%) Oracle
11 21 (37.50%) NFS
12 20 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (33.93%) Banking
13 19 (33.93%) Veritas
13 19 (33.93%) Puppet
14 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
15 17 (30.36%) Python
15 17 (30.36%) Bash Shell
16 16 (28.57%) Sun
17 15 (26.79%) Shell Script
18 14 (25.00%) SSH
19 13 (23.21%) vSphere
19 13 (23.21%) DHCP
20 12 (21.43%) FTP
20 12 (21.43%) Investment Banking
21 11 (19.64%) EMC
21 11 (19.64%) Bourne shell
22 10 (17.86%) Software Deployment

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.07%) Apache
2 3 (5.36%) JBoss
2 3 (5.36%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.36%) PaaS
1 3 (5.36%) IaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (46.43%) DNS
2 22 (39.29%) SAN
3 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
4 14 (25.00%) SSH
5 13 (23.21%) DHCP
6 12 (21.43%) FTP
7 7 (12.50%) LDAP
7 7 (12.50%) NAS
7 7 (12.50%) InfiniBand
8 3 (5.36%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (5.36%) VPN
8 3 (5.36%) SMTP
9 2 (3.57%) LAN
9 2 (3.57%) WAN
9 2 (3.57%) Internet
10 1 (1.79%) Firewall
10 1 (1.79%) HTTP
10 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.14%) MySQL
3 3 (5.36%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (51.79%) Finance
2 19 (33.93%) Banking
3 12 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.14%) Games
5 2 (3.57%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) CLARiiON
2 6 (10.71%) Celerra
3 4 (7.14%) PlayStation
4 3 (5.36%) Spread Betting
4 3 (5.36%) Clustering
4 3 (5.36%) Equities
5 2 (3.57%) PKI
5 2 (3.57%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.57%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Open Source
6 1 (1.79%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) UNIX
2 51 (91.07%) Linux
3 35 (62.50%) Solaris
4 33 (58.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (17.86%) Windows
6 7 (12.50%) SUSE
7 5 (8.93%) Debian
8 3 (5.36%) AIX
9 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.79%) CentOS
10 1 (1.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Software Deployment
2 9 (16.07%) Kernel Tuning
2 9 (16.07%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 7 (12.50%) Time Management
4 7 (12.50%) DevOps
5 5 (8.93%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (8.93%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.36%) Resource Management
6 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.36%) Release Management
6 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (3.57%) Wealth Management
7 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.79%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (48.21%) Perl
2 17 (30.36%) Python
2 17 (30.36%) Bash Shell
3 15 (26.79%) Shell Script
4 11 (19.64%) Bourne shell
5 7 (12.50%) Korn
6 5 (8.93%) SQL
7 4 (7.14%) PHP
8 3 (5.36%) Java
8 3 (5.36%) Ruby
8 3 (5.36%) C-shell
9 2 (3.57%) AWK
9 2 (3.57%) C
9 2 (3.57%) C++
10 1 (1.79%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) RHCSA
2 6 (10.71%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.57%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) NFS
2 20 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (23.21%) vSphere
4 7 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (8.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (7.14%) Veritas File System
7 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.36%) Squid
8 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
9 1 (1.79%) Firmware
9 1 (1.79%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.79%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (33.93%) Puppet
2 9 (16.07%) yum
3 7 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (10.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 6 (10.71%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (7.14%) Legato
5 4 (7.14%) Nagios
5 4 (7.14%) CFEngine
6 3 (5.36%) BladeLogic
6 3 (5.36%) Salt
7 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.79%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 40 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 23 (41.07%) HP
2 23 (41.07%) VMware
3 22 (39.29%) Oracle
4 19 (33.93%) Veritas
5 16 (28.57%) Sun
6 11 (19.64%) EMC
7 9 (16.07%) Cisco
8 8 (14.29%) NetApp
9 7 (12.50%) Intel
10 5 (8.93%) Sybase
10 5 (8.93%) Symantec
11 4 (7.14%) Hitachi
12 3 (5.36%) IBM
12 3 (5.36%) F5
12 3 (5.36%) Splunk
13 2 (3.57%) CQG
13 2 (3.57%) Reuters
13 2 (3.57%) Bloomberg
14 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London, WC1E
Medical Research Council
Salary: £27,084 - £37,785
Posted: 15 days ago