The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Unix Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
Rank 139 159 175
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.12% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.13% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Median salary £38,250 £37,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,500 £35,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,900 £40,850
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £37,375 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+32.44% -15.05%
Unix Systems 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
2375 3142 3525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.50% 95.33% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 2017 2232
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unix Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Systems Administrator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Glasgow +19 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Edinburgh - 3 £45,000 -
Unix Systems Administrator
UK

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Scotland region featuring Unix Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (66.67%) Solaris
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) AIX
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) Veritas
5 3 (33.33%) Sun
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) GeoServer
6 2 (22.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (22.22%) Veritas File System
6 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
6 2 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Big Data
6 2 (22.22%) Docker
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Spark
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) GIS
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat

Unix Systems 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 2 (22.22%) Apache Spark
1 2 (22.22%) GeoServer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) GIS
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (66.67%) Solaris
3 5 (55.56%) AIX
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) HPUX
5 2 (22.22%) OpenVMS
5 2 (22.22%) VMS
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas File System
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Veritas
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) IBM