The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 184 - 178
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.072% - 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% - 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,625 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.57% +2.64%
UNIX Systems 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
3962 3531 3633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 94.34% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3052 3226
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Manchester

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) PSTN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) RTP
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) Cacti
3 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Kamailio
3 1 (33.33%) MRTG
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) PSTN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) RTP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (33.33%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
Manchester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago