The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Unix Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
England / North West
Rank 250 232 246
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.033% 0.018% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.019% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £43,250 £50,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.50% +72.41%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%

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
5772 5299 6568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.60% 96.00% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 4457 5615
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,413 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unix Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Unix Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Unix Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Unix Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the North West

Unix Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Systems Administrator across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Unix Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the North West

Unix Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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 +9 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £36,500 - 1
Unix Systems Administrator
England

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Unix Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) PowerHA
2 1 (50.00%) CFEngine
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL

Unix Systems 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 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) PowerHA
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago