The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 151 158 175
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 7 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.031% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.033% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Median salary £35,500 - £33,750
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 - £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 - £35,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Unix Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2715 3038 3886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.03% 95.53% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1683 1912 2537
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £59,200
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Unix Administrator Salary Trend in Scotland

Unix Administrator
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Glasgow - 3 £35,500 -
Unix Administrator
UK

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Scotland region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Unix
2 13 (52.00%) Solaris
3 12 (48.00%) SAS
3 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (48.00%) Degree
3 12 (48.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (36.00%) Veritas
5 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (32.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 8 (32.00%) Veritas File System
5 8 (32.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 8 (32.00%) Law
5 8 (32.00%) Migration
5 8 (32.00%) Clustering
6 4 (16.00%) AIX
7 2 (8.00%) VMware
7 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.00%) Puppet
7 2 (8.00%) Perl
7 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.00%) HP
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL
8 1 (4.00%) HPUX
8 1 (4.00%) SUSE

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (48.00%) SAS
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
1 8 (32.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Clustering
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Unix
2 13 (52.00%) Solaris
3 4 (16.00%) AIX
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) HPUX
5 1 (4.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (48.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (32.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (8.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 8 (32.00%) Veritas File System
1 8 (32.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (36.00%) Veritas
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) HP