The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Administrator
England / North West
Rank 244 221 258
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 3 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.051% 0.20% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.21% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £39,000 £50,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £50,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £50,000 £34,400
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +7.50%

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
5721 5224 6491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.54% 95.96% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4827 4392 5544
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Cheshire +11 1 £50,000 -
Manchester -27 1 £36,500 -27.00%
Lancashire - 1 £39,000 -
Unix Administrator
England

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Unix 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 North West region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Sun
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) HPUX
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (40.00%) Server Building
5 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
5 1 (20.00%) Ansible
5 1 (20.00%) Docker
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) HPUX
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (40.00%) Server Building
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
1 1 (20.00%) PowerHA
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas