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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
Rank 591 625 652
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 31 34 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.078% 0.076% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.080% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 44
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,300 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,750 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+10.55% +3.44%
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
37807 42544 46053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.66% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32843 35994 38637
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Systems Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Croydon - 4 £50,000 -
Harrow - 1 £32,500 -
Unix Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 60 (100.00%) Unix
2 51 (85.00%) Linux
3 32 (53.33%) Perl
4 28 (46.67%) SAN
5 25 (41.67%) Red Hat
5 25 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (40.00%) VMware
7 22 (36.67%) Python
7 22 (36.67%) Puppet
8 21 (35.00%) Bash Shell
9 20 (33.33%) DNS
10 18 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 18 (30.00%) Windows
10 18 (30.00%) Finance
11 16 (26.67%) Shell Script
12 12 (20.00%) AIX
12 12 (20.00%) Solaris
12 12 (20.00%) Korn
13 11 (18.33%) FTP
13 11 (18.33%) Nagios
13 11 (18.33%) DMZ
13 11 (18.33%) Hitachi
13 11 (18.33%) vSphere
14 10 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
14 10 (16.67%) Change Management
14 10 (16.67%) Clustering
14 10 (16.67%) Banking
15 9 (15.00%) Incident Management
15 9 (15.00%) Performance Management
15 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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 5 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) nginx
2 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) GroupWise
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (46.67%) SAN
2 20 (33.33%) DNS
3 18 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (18.33%) DMZ
4 11 (18.33%) FTP
5 7 (11.67%) NAS
6 5 (8.33%) SMTP
7 3 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (5.00%) Firewall
7 3 (5.00%) Internet
8 2 (3.33%) Kerberos
8 2 (3.33%) LDAP
8 2 (3.33%) SNMP
9 1 (1.67%) DHCP
9 1 (1.67%) HTTP
9 1 (1.67%) InfiniBand
9 1 (1.67%) SSH
9 1 (1.67%) SSL
9 1 (1.67%) VLAN
9 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) MySQL
2 6 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.00%) Big Data
4 3 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (30.00%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) LAMP
2 3 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.67%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) J2EE
3 1 (1.67%) Node.js
3 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Clustering
2 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.67%) Replication
4 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.67%) Fintech
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
5 1 (1.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Unix
2 51 (85.00%) Linux
3 25 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (30.00%) Windows
5 12 (20.00%) AIX
5 12 (20.00%) Solaris
6 8 (13.33%) SUSE
7 5 (8.33%) CentOS
8 4 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (5.00%) Debian
9 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
10 1 (1.67%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.67%) HPUX
10 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (16.67%) Change Management
2 9 (15.00%) High Availability
2 9 (15.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (15.00%) Performance Management
2 9 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (11.67%) Patch Management
3 7 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (10.00%) ITIL
4 6 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (8.33%) DevOps
5 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (3.33%) Security Hardening
8 1 (1.67%) E-Discovery
8 1 (1.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) Perl
2 22 (36.67%) Python
3 21 (35.00%) Bash Shell
4 16 (26.67%) Shell Script
5 12 (20.00%) Korn
6 7 (11.67%) PHP
7 5 (8.33%) C#
7 5 (8.33%) Java
8 3 (5.00%) SQL
9 1 (1.67%) AWK
9 1 (1.67%) C
9 1 (1.67%) C++
9 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.67%) Ruby
9 1 (1.67%) sed
9 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.67%) MCITP
3 1 (1.67%) MCSE
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) vSphere
2 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.67%) RHEV
4 3 (5.00%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.67%) Docker
5 1 (1.67%) KVM
5 1 (1.67%) NFS
5 1 (1.67%) Postfix
5 1 (1.67%) qmail
5 1 (1.67%) Samba
5 1 (1.67%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (36.67%) Puppet
2 11 (18.33%) Nagios
3 5 (8.33%) Ansible
3 5 (8.33%) Control-M
4 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Cacti
5 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (5.00%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.33%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (1.67%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.67%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.67%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.67%) OpenView
7 1 (1.67%) Salt
7 1 (1.67%) yum
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 24 (40.00%) VMware
3 11 (18.33%) Hitachi
4 8 (13.33%) IBM
5 7 (11.67%) Oracle
6 6 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (5.00%) Google
7 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.00%) Sun
8 2 (3.33%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.33%) Cisco
8 2 (3.33%) Veritas
9 1 (1.67%) Citrix
9 1 (1.67%) Cognos
9 1 (1.67%) Dell
9 1 (1.67%) F5
9 1 (1.67%) Intel
9 1 (1.67%) NetApp
9 1 (1.67%) Remedy
9 1 (1.67%) Riverbed
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Usual package
Posted: 12 hours ago