The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 612 549 548
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 35 69 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.073% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34 64 88
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44849 41381 48880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.46% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37712 34656 42600
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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 -10 9 £65,000 +13.04% 1
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 69 (100.00%) UNIX
2 63 (91.30%) Linux
3 44 (63.77%) Solaris
4 34 (49.28%) Perl
5 32 (46.38%) AIX
6 31 (44.93%) Red Hat
6 31 (44.93%) Finance
7 24 (34.78%) Banking
8 21 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (28.99%) Clustering
10 19 (27.54%) DNS
11 18 (26.09%) IBM
12 15 (21.74%) Veritas
12 15 (21.74%) HP
12 15 (21.74%) Oracle
12 15 (21.74%) vSphere
12 15 (21.74%) Load Balancing
13 14 (20.29%) Bash Shell
13 14 (20.29%) Puppet
13 14 (20.29%) Hyper-V
13 14 (20.29%) Apache
13 14 (20.29%) Python
13 14 (20.29%) TCP/IP
14 13 (18.84%) NFS
14 13 (18.84%) EMC
14 13 (18.84%) Ubuntu
15 12 (17.39%) SAN
16 11 (15.94%) NetApp
16 11 (15.94%) HTTP
16 11 (15.94%) PHP

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 14 (20.29%) Apache
2 8 (11.59%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.90%) Jetty
4 2 (2.90%) CMS
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.45%) Mule
5 1 (1.45%) nginx
5 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.54%) DNS
2 14 (20.29%) TCP/IP
3 12 (17.39%) SAN
4 11 (15.94%) HTTP
5 9 (13.04%) SMTP
6 8 (11.59%) SSL
6 8 (11.59%) Internet
7 5 (7.25%) LDAP
7 5 (7.25%) FTP
8 4 (5.80%) Firewall
8 4 (5.80%) Wireshark
8 4 (5.80%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (5.80%) Multicast
9 3 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (4.35%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.90%) SSH
10 2 (2.90%) WAN
10 2 (2.90%) VPN
10 2 (2.90%) LAN
10 2 (2.90%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.14%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (7.25%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (7.25%) MySQL
5 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.45%) Redis
6 1 (1.45%) Big Data
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Ant
1 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 31 (44.93%) Finance
2 24 (34.78%) Banking
3 7 (10.14%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.80%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.90%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Front Office
6 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (5.80%) Web Services
3 1 (1.45%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.45%) Spring
3 1 (1.45%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Clustering
2 11 (15.94%) Replication
3 7 (10.14%) Client/Server
4 5 (7.25%) Hedge funds
5 4 (5.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (4.35%) Firmware
6 3 (4.35%) HACMP
6 3 (4.35%) Open Source
7 2 (2.90%) CMDB
7 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.45%) Equities
8 1 (1.45%) VAX
8 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) UNIX
2 63 (91.30%) Linux
3 44 (63.77%) Solaris
4 32 (46.38%) AIX
5 21 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (18.84%) Ubuntu
7 11 (15.94%) Windows
8 7 (10.14%) SUSE
8 7 (10.14%) Debian
9 6 (8.70%) CentOS
10 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
10 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.90%) VMS
11 2 (2.90%) HPUX
11 2 (2.90%) Fedora
11 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.45%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) Load Balancing
2 11 (15.94%) Configuration Management
3 9 (13.04%) DevOps
4 8 (11.59%) Problem Management
5 7 (10.14%) High Availability
6 6 (8.70%) Low Latency
6 6 (8.70%) Migration
7 4 (5.80%) Analytics
7 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.80%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.35%) Customer Insight
8 3 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.35%) ITIL
9 2 (2.90%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.90%) Requirements Management
9 2 (2.90%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.90%) Project Management
9 2 (2.90%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (49.28%) Perl
2 14 (20.29%) Python
2 14 (20.29%) Bash Shell
3 11 (15.94%) PHP
4 10 (14.49%) Shell Script
5 9 (13.04%) Java
6 8 (11.59%) C
7 3 (4.35%) Korn
8 2 (2.90%) Bourne shell
8 2 (2.90%) SQL
8 2 (2.90%) AWK
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby
9 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) MCSE
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) vSphere
2 14 (20.29%) Hyper-V
3 13 (18.84%) NFS
4 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.90%) KVM
6 2 (2.90%) RHEV
6 2 (2.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (2.90%) Samba
7 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.45%) Squid
7 1 (1.45%) Xen
7 1 (1.45%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 14 (20.29%) Puppet
2 5 (7.25%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.80%) Salt
4 2 (2.90%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.90%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.90%) Nagios
4 2 (2.90%) SCOM
5 1 (1.45%) Munin
5 1 (1.45%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.45%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.45%) Legato
Vendors
1 31 (44.93%) Red Hat
2 18 (26.09%) IBM
3 15 (21.74%) Oracle
3 15 (21.74%) HP
3 15 (21.74%) Veritas
4 13 (18.84%) EMC
5 11 (15.94%) NetApp
6 9 (13.04%) Sun
7 6 (8.70%) VMware
7 6 (8.70%) SolarWinds
8 5 (7.25%) Reuters
8 5 (7.25%) Cisco
9 4 (5.80%) Juniper
9 4 (5.80%) Sybase
9 4 (5.80%) NYFIX
9 4 (5.80%) SaltStack
9 4 (5.80%) Patsystems
9 4 (5.80%) GL TRADE
10 3 (4.35%) Symantec
10 3 (4.35%) Murex
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus 15% and Health Care
Posted: 14 days ago