The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 172 149 152
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.027% 0.091% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.096% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £43,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3538 3140 2979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.73% 95.41% 92.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2325 2079 2080
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
UNIX Systems Administrator
UK

UNIX Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Scotland

UNIX Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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
Glasgow -10 1 - -
UNIX Systems Administrator
UK

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) Veritas
4 4 (57.14%) Sun
4 4 (57.14%) Perl
4 4 (57.14%) EMC
5 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
5 3 (42.86%) Korn
5 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) SLA
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
5 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (28.57%) Change Management
6 2 (28.57%) Legato
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
7 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Korn
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
3 1 (14.29%) sed
3 1 (14.29%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Legato
2 2 (28.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Veritas
1 4 (57.14%) Sun
1 4 (57.14%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Northgate