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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
Rank 587 615 581
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 58 38 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.091% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.095% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 51 30 62
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £82,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,001
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +65 16 £61,250 - 3
Unix Systems Administrator
England

Unix Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 99 (100.00%) Unix
2 90 (90.91%) Linux
3 54 (54.55%) Solaris
3 54 (54.55%) Perl
4 46 (46.46%) Red Hat
5 39 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (35.35%) Finance
7 31 (31.31%) Python
8 30 (30.30%) AIX
9 27 (27.27%) Hyper-V
9 27 (27.27%) Puppet
10 26 (26.26%) DNS
11 22 (22.22%) Veritas
11 22 (22.22%) Banking
12 21 (21.21%) Load Balancing
12 21 (21.21%) IBM
13 20 (20.20%) NFS
13 20 (20.20%) Clustering
14 18 (18.18%) vSphere
15 16 (16.16%) Data Centre
15 16 (16.16%) SSL
15 16 (16.16%) Shell Script
15 16 (16.16%) SMTP
16 15 (15.15%) HTTP
16 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
17 14 (14.14%) NetApp
18 13 (13.13%) EMC
18 13 (13.13%) SAN
18 13 (13.13%) Firewall
19 12 (12.12%) CentOS

Unix Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (7.07%) Apache
1 7 (7.07%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.01%) Node.js
5 1 (1.01%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.02%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.02%) Joyent
1 2 (2.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.26%) DNS
2 16 (16.16%) SMTP
2 16 (16.16%) SSL
3 15 (15.15%) HTTP
4 13 (13.13%) Firewall
4 13 (13.13%) SAN
5 6 (6.06%) Kerberos
6 5 (5.05%) DHCP
6 5 (5.05%) Internet
6 5 (5.05%) LAN
6 5 (5.05%) WAN
7 4 (4.04%) NAS
7 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.03%) LDAP
8 3 (3.03%) SSH
9 2 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.02%) VLAN
9 2 (2.02%) VPN
10 1 (1.01%) FTP
10 1 (1.01%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) MySQL
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.02%) Redis
3 1 (1.01%) Big Data
3 1 (1.01%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.02%) JIRA
2 2 (2.02%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.01%) Ant
3 1 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 35 (35.35%) Finance
2 22 (22.22%) Banking
3 7 (7.07%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.03%) Games
6 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.01%) Front Office
6 1 (1.01%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.05%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (4.04%) LAMP
3 3 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.02%) CSS
4 2 (2.02%) JSON
4 2 (2.02%) Middleware
4 2 (2.02%) Web Services
4 2 (2.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Clustering
2 16 (16.16%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.09%) Hedge funds
4 5 (5.05%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.03%) Blog
6 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.02%) PlayStation
7 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.01%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.01%) Fintech
7 1 (1.01%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.01%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Unix
2 90 (90.91%) Linux
3 54 (54.55%) Solaris
4 39 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (30.30%) AIX
6 12 (12.12%) CentOS
7 10 (10.10%) Ubuntu
8 8 (8.08%) Debian
9 7 (7.07%) Windows
10 6 (6.06%) Fedora
11 3 (3.03%) SUSE
12 2 (2.02%) SmartOS
12 2 (2.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (2.02%) Windows Server
12 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (1.01%) HPUX
13 1 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) Load Balancing
2 10 (10.10%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (9.09%) ITIL
3 9 (9.09%) Migration
4 8 (8.08%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (8.08%) Project Planning
4 8 (8.08%) Service Delivery
5 7 (7.07%) Problem Management
5 7 (7.07%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (6.06%) DevOps
6 6 (6.06%) High Availability
6 6 (6.06%) Patch Management
7 5 (5.05%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.05%) Open Source
7 5 (5.05%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.03%) Change Control
9 3 (3.03%) Low Latency
9 3 (3.03%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 54 (54.55%) Perl
2 31 (31.31%) Python
3 16 (16.16%) Shell Script
4 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
5 7 (7.07%) Ruby
6 6 (6.06%) Java
7 5 (5.05%) Korn
8 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.02%) PHP
9 2 (2.02%) SQL
10 1 (1.01%) AWK
10 1 (1.01%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (4.04%) Degree
1 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.02%) RHCE
2 2 (2.02%) RHCT
System Software
1 27 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 20 (20.20%) NFS
3 18 (18.18%) vSphere
4 4 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.03%) iptables
5 3 (3.03%) KVM
5 3 (3.03%) Postfix
5 3 (3.03%) vCloud
5 3 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (3.03%) Xen
6 2 (2.02%) Docker
6 2 (2.02%) LXC
7 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.01%) Snort
7 1 (1.01%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 27 (27.27%) Puppet
2 9 (9.09%) Nagios
3 7 (7.07%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.06%) Ansible
5 4 (4.04%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (3.03%) CFEngine
6 3 (3.03%) Cobbler
6 3 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (2.02%) Graphite
7 2 (2.02%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.02%) OSSEC
7 2 (2.02%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.01%) Bcfg2
8 1 (1.01%) Nessus
8 1 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.01%) Salt
8 1 (1.01%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (1.01%) yum
Vendors
1 46 (46.46%) Red Hat
2 22 (22.22%) Veritas
3 21 (21.21%) IBM
4 14 (14.14%) NetApp
5 13 (13.13%) EMC
6 8 (8.08%) Oracle
7 6 (6.06%) VMware
8 4 (4.04%) Cisco
9 3 (3.03%) HP
9 3 (3.03%) Sun
9 3 (3.03%) Symantec
10 2 (2.02%) Brocade
10 2 (2.02%) Juniper
10 2 (2.02%) Percona
10 2 (2.02%) SaltStack
11 1 (1.01%) Google
11 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.01%) Sybase
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