The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 382 446 418
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 31 30 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 46
Median salary £52,500 £43,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £41,250 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.09%
Unix Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
16030 20889 21218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.87% 97.05% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13356 17631 16914
Median salary £43,625 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.28% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Unix Administrator Salary Trend in the South East

Unix Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Administrator across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Unix Administrator Salary Histogram in the South East

Unix Administrator
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Surrey +30 16 £55,000 -
West Sussex +27 6 £52,000 -9.56%
Buckinghamshire +12 4 £49,500 -13.91%
Hampshire +2 3 £41,000 -4.65%
Berkshire +50 2 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Unix Administrator
England

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 South East region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Unix
2 40 (88.89%) Linux
3 28 (62.22%) Red Hat
4 27 (60.00%) Solaris
5 26 (57.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (35.56%) Veritas
7 15 (33.33%) High Availability
8 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
9 13 (28.89%) Data Centre
10 11 (24.44%) Degree
10 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
11 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (22.22%) Capacity Management
11 10 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 10 (22.22%) Bash Shell
12 8 (17.78%) Shell Script
12 8 (17.78%) NetBackup
12 8 (17.78%) OLTP
12 8 (17.78%) VLDB
12 8 (17.78%) SAN
13 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
13 7 (15.56%) AIX
13 7 (15.56%) Perl
13 7 (15.56%) VMware
13 7 (15.56%) Failover Clustering
14 6 (13.33%) Use Case
14 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
14 6 (13.33%) ANSYS
14 6 (13.33%) Security Patching
14 6 (13.33%) InfiniBand

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (4.44%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
2 8 (17.78%) SAN
3 6 (13.33%) InfiniBand
3 6 (13.33%) LAN
3 6 (13.33%) WAN
3 6 (13.33%) X.25
4 5 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.44%) DNS
5 2 (4.44%) LDAP
5 2 (4.44%) SMTP
5 2 (4.44%) SSL
6 1 (2.22%) DMARC
6 1 (2.22%) Internet
6 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) OLTP
1 8 (17.78%) VLDB
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
1 4 (8.89%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
2 13 (28.89%) Data Centre
3 6 (13.33%) Clustering
4 4 (8.89%) Online Games
5 3 (6.67%) EFT
5 3 (6.67%) HACMP
6 1 (2.22%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Unix
2 40 (88.89%) Linux
3 27 (60.00%) Solaris
4 26 (57.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (15.56%) AIX
6 5 (11.11%) Windows
7 2 (4.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) High Availability
2 10 (22.22%) Capacity Management
2 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (13.33%) ITIL
3 6 (13.33%) Security Patching
3 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
3 6 (13.33%) Use Case
4 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.44%) Coaching
6 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.44%) Prototyping
6 2 (4.44%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (4.44%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.22%) Email Management
7 1 (2.22%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 8 (17.78%) Shell Script
3 7 (15.56%) Perl
4 6 (13.33%) MATLAB
4 6 (13.33%) Python
5 4 (8.89%) Korn
6 2 (4.44%) Java
6 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (4.44%) Postfix
2 2 (4.44%) qmail
2 2 (4.44%) Sendmail
2 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.22%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) NetBackup
2 7 (15.56%) Failover Clustering
3 6 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (6.67%) Tivoli
4 3 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (4.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Red Hat
2 16 (35.56%) Veritas
3 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.56%) VMware
4 6 (13.33%) ANSYS
4 6 (13.33%) Sun
4 6 (13.33%) Symantec
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle
6 4 (8.89%) IBM
7 3 (6.67%) Brocade
7 3 (6.67%) StorageTek
8 1 (2.22%) EMC
8 1 (2.22%) Yahoo!
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