The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 192 - 179
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.072% - 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% - 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
UNIX Administrator
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3964 3508 3700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.13% 94.28% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3362 3030 3288
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

UNIX Administrator
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

UNIX Administrator Salary Trend in Manchester

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited UNIX 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) Nagios
4 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) LAMP
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
6 1 (12.50%) PSTN
6 1 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 1 (12.50%) FTP
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) AIX
6 1 (12.50%) Solaris

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited UNIX 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (12.50%) SSH
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (12.50%) MRTG
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) RTP
3 1 (12.50%) PSTN
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Debian
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) VirtualBox
1 1 (12.50%) Kamailio
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Axway
Manchester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago