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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 164 180 194
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.031% 0.18% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.19% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £39,000 £34,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.23% -10.32%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3074 3642 3992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.05% 94.62% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2517 2995 3465
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Bolton - 1 £39,000 -
UNIX Administrator
North West

UNIX Administrator
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) IMAP
2 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Dovecot
2 1 (50.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) IMAP
1 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (50.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (50.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle