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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Administrator
UK / Scotland
Rank - 133 158
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 0 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.75% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.78% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £39,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.77%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.88% +5.88%

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
2151 2818 3006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.98% 95.56% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1813 1908
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Scotland region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas File System
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) VMS
2 2 (66.67%) OpenVMS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OpenVMS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) VMS
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas File System
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) HP