The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 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 Administrator
Rank 251 236 245
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 12 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.088% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.094% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
Average salary £35,500 £43,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.44% +10.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.19%
UNIX 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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7087 6412 6868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.18% 94.47% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5970 5501 5910
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
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 the North West

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

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

UNIX Administrator
Salary Trend in the North West

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

UNIX Administrator Salary Trend in the North West

UNIX Administrator
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram in the North West

UNIX Administrator
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Cheshire - 6 £35,000 - 2
Merseyside +10 3 £45,000 +4.65%
Manchester - 3 £35,000 - 1
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 22 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (81.82%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Apache
4 7 (31.82%) Change Management
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Shell Script
4 7 (31.82%) Problem Management
5 6 (27.27%) SAN
5 6 (27.27%) HPUX
6 5 (22.73%) HP
7 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 4 (18.18%) VMware
7 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 4 (18.18%) Perl
8 3 (13.64%) MySQL
8 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.64%) Nagios
8 3 (13.64%) Veritas
8 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
8 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
8 3 (13.64%) Puppet
9 2 (9.09%) Banking
9 2 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (9.09%) Hitachi
9 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
9 2 (9.09%) LAMP
9 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
9 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (36.36%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) SAN
2 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.55%) SSH
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (4.55%) MRTG
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) SSL
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) RTP
4 1 (4.55%) PSTN
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Hudson
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 2 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) GIS
1 1 (4.55%) Clustering
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (81.82%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) HPUX
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.09%) AIX
5 2 (9.09%) Solaris
6 1 (4.55%) Windows
6 1 (4.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Change Management
1 7 (31.82%) Problem Management
2 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
2 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) ITSM
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Logistics
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Shell Script
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) Groovy
4 1 (4.55%) Bourne shell
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) Samba
3 1 (4.55%) Sendmail
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas File System
3 1 (4.55%) VirtualBox
3 1 (4.55%) Kamailio
3 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Nagios
1 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (4.55%) Cacti
3 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) Legato
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Veritas
4 2 (9.09%) Hitachi
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Sun
5 1 (4.55%) Compaq
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) Axway
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