The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Unix Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
England / London
Rank 552 592 620
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 30 47 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.12% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.12% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 27
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £70,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%

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
32064 39029 40373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 96.16% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27140 33641 34037
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Unix Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Unix Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 27 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Systems Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +21 5 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 4 £65,000 -
Unix Systems Administrator
England

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Unix Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Unix Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Unix
2 49 (94.23%) Linux
3 25 (48.08%) Puppet
4 23 (44.23%) Red Hat
5 19 (36.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (34.62%) Bash Shell
6 18 (34.62%) Ubuntu
6 18 (34.62%) Veritas
6 18 (34.62%) Docker
7 17 (32.69%) Finance
8 16 (30.77%) VMware
8 16 (30.77%) Configuration Management
8 16 (30.77%) Perl
8 16 (30.77%) Ansible
9 15 (28.85%) Oracle
9 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
9 15 (28.85%) Problem Management
10 14 (26.92%) Solaris
11 13 (25.00%) Shell Script
12 12 (23.08%) SAN
13 9 (17.31%) DNS
13 9 (17.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (15.38%) EMC
14 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
14 8 (15.38%) Python
14 8 (15.38%) Security Management
14 8 (15.38%) Clustering
15 7 (13.46%) C
15 7 (13.46%) Sun

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) Apache
1 4 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.77%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Drupal
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) SAN
2 9 (17.31%) DNS
3 5 (9.62%) DHCP
4 4 (7.69%) SSL
5 3 (5.77%) LDAP
6 2 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.92%) HTTP
7 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.92%) InfiniBand
7 1 (1.92%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.92%) NAS
7 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) MarkLogic
1 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Back Office
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Front Office
4 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.77%) J2EE
2 3 (5.77%) Lucene
2 3 (5.77%) OpenJDK
3 1 (1.92%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Clustering
2 4 (7.69%) Fintech
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Unix
2 49 (94.23%) Linux
3 19 (36.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (34.62%) Ubuntu
5 14 (26.92%) Solaris
6 5 (9.62%) CoreOS
6 5 (9.62%) SUSE
7 3 (5.77%) AIX
7 3 (5.77%) HPUX
8 1 (1.92%) CentOS
8 1 (1.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 15 (28.85%) Problem Management
3 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) Security Management
4 7 (13.46%) Performance Management
5 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.62%) ITIL
6 5 (9.62%) Line Management
7 3 (5.77%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.85%) Service Management
9 1 (1.92%) Low Latency
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.92%) Resource Allocation
9 1 (1.92%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) Bash Shell
2 16 (30.77%) Perl
3 13 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.38%) Python
5 7 (13.46%) C
6 5 (9.62%) Go
7 3 (5.77%) Java
8 2 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) Docker
2 9 (17.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (11.54%) LXC
4 5 (9.62%) etcd
5 2 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.92%) KVM
6 1 (1.92%) NFS
6 1 (1.92%) Samba
6 1 (1.92%) vCloud
6 1 (1.92%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (48.08%) Puppet
2 16 (30.77%) Ansible
3 7 (13.46%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (9.62%) Consul
4 5 (9.62%) Kubernetes
4 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (7.69%) NetBackup
5 4 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (3.85%) Nagios
7 1 (1.92%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.92%) Control-M
7 1 (1.92%) Kibana
7 1 (1.92%) OpenView
7 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Red Hat
2 18 (34.62%) Veritas
3 16 (30.77%) VMware
4 15 (28.85%) Oracle
5 8 (15.38%) EMC
6 7 (13.46%) HP
6 7 (13.46%) Infoblox
6 7 (13.46%) Sun
7 3 (5.77%) Sybase
7 3 (5.77%) Symantec
8 2 (3.85%) BMC
8 2 (3.85%) Brocade
8 2 (3.85%) Hitachi
8 2 (3.85%) IBM
8 2 (3.85%) Solace
9 1 (1.92%) Dell
9 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.92%) Remedy
9 1 (1.92%) SAP
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