The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 232 245 228
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 10 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.027% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.029% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 23
Average salary £38,750 £36,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.16% -9.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £31,700 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £41,300 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6594 6939 7170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.82% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5325 5948 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
UNIX Administrator
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Manchester +13 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Cheshire +8 4 £35,500 +16.39% 1
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 37 (100.00%) UNIX
2 34 (91.89%) Linux
3 24 (64.86%) Change Management
4 23 (62.16%) Problem Management
5 10 (27.03%) Finance
6 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
7 5 (13.51%) Apache
8 4 (10.81%) AIX
9 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.11%) Oracle
9 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
9 3 (8.11%) Puppet
10 2 (5.41%) Banking
10 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (5.41%) LAMP
10 2 (5.41%) VMware
10 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
10 2 (5.41%) Nagios
10 2 (5.41%) Middleware
10 2 (5.41%) Perl
10 2 (5.41%) PHP
10 2 (5.41%) MySQL
10 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
10 2 (5.41%) Windows
11 1 (2.70%) HPUX
11 1 (2.70%) Solaris
11 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
11 1 (2.70%) FTP
11 1 (2.70%) Java
11 1 (2.70%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 5 (13.51%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) FTP
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Workshop
1 1 (2.70%) Hudson
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) LAMP
1 2 (5.41%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Firmware
1 1 (2.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) UNIX
2 34 (91.89%) Linux
3 4 (10.81%) AIX
4 2 (5.41%) Windows
5 1 (2.70%) HPUX
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Change Management
2 23 (62.16%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL
4 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.70%) Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.70%) Data Management
4 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) Operations Management
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
1 2 (5.41%) Perl
1 2 (5.41%) PHP
2 1 (2.70%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.70%) Ruby
2 1 (2.70%) Groovy
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.70%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) Nagios
3 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Sybase
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) EMC
3 1 (2.70%) NetApp
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) Axway
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago