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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 225 242 225
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 31 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 11
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £45,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6842 6993 6875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 95.27% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 5863 6086
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +16 22 £34,500 -13.75%
Manchester +7 10 £34,500 -23.33%
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (83.78%) Change Management
3 30 (81.08%) Problem Management
4 28 (75.68%) Linux
5 16 (43.24%) Finance
6 11 (29.73%) AIX
7 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.70%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.70%) IBM
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.70%) Firmware
8 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Workshop
8 1 (2.70%) Middleware
8 1 (2.70%) Apache
8 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
8 1 (2.70%) Windows
8 1 (2.70%) Perl
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) Sybase
8 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.70%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (2.70%) Apache
1 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) UNIX
2 28 (75.68%) Linux
3 11 (29.73%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) Change Management
2 30 (81.08%) Problem Management
3 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (2.70%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.70%) Data Management
3 1 (2.70%) Migration
3 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) IBM
1 1 (2.70%) EMC
1 1 (2.70%) NetApp
1 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle
1 1 (2.70%) Sybase