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

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
UK / Scotland
Rank - 157 160
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.069% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.072% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £34,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.38%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +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 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
2183 2772 2990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.96% 95.55% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1779 1897
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 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 Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Scotland region featuring Unix Systems 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 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:

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