The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 405 391 385
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 46 47 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 44
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22768 21308 23387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.93% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18193 17655 20251
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -6 16 £40,500 +1.25%
Surrey 0 11 £40,000 -20.00%
Buckinghamshire +4 8 £42,000 +5.00%
Berkshire -6 6 £35,000 -4.10% 1
West Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Kent - 1 - -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited UNIX 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 90 (100.00%) UNIX
2 59 (65.56%) Linux
3 38 (42.22%) AIX
3 38 (42.22%) Oracle
3 38 (42.22%) Red Hat
4 32 (35.56%) SAN
5 31 (34.44%) Solaris
6 30 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (30.00%) Perl
8 23 (25.56%) Veritas
8 23 (25.56%) VMware
9 21 (23.33%) HP
9 21 (23.33%) IBM
10 20 (22.22%) Tivoli
10 20 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 19 (21.11%) Sun
11 19 (21.11%) Finance
12 17 (18.89%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (18.89%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (17.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 16 (17.78%) Enterprise Storage
14 15 (16.67%) Symantec
14 15 (16.67%) MySQL
14 15 (16.67%) HPUX
15 14 (15.56%) Python
16 13 (14.44%) Apache
16 13 (14.44%) Oracle Linux
16 13 (14.44%) Security Cleared
17 12 (13.33%) Change Management
17 12 (13.33%) NetBackup

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited UNIX 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (14.44%) Apache
2 8 (8.89%) nginx
2 8 (8.89%) WordPress
2 8 (8.89%) IIS
2 8 (8.89%) CMS
2 8 (8.89%) Drupal
2 8 (8.89%) Alfresco
3 5 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.44%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 32 (35.56%) SAN
2 9 (10.00%) NAS
3 7 (7.78%) iSCSI
4 4 (4.44%) FTP
4 4 (4.44%) Firewall
4 4 (4.44%) SSH
4 4 (4.44%) BIG-IP
5 2 (2.22%) LTE
5 2 (2.22%) 4G
5 2 (2.22%) VoLTE
5 2 (2.22%) HTTP
5 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.22%) DNS
5 2 (2.22%) SMTP
5 2 (2.22%) BGP
5 2 (2.22%) Network Security
6 1 (1.11%) Broadband
6 1 (1.11%) LDAP
6 1 (1.11%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.67%) MySQL
2 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.22%) OLTP
5 2 (2.22%) VLDB
5 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
General
1 19 (21.11%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Back Office
2 6 (6.67%) Games
3 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.44%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Electronics
4 2 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Automotive
5 1 (1.11%) German Language
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) Middleware
2 2 (2.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Enterprise Storage
2 12 (13.33%) Clustering
3 10 (11.11%) HACMP
4 9 (10.00%) Replication
5 6 (6.67%) Online Games
6 5 (5.56%) CLARiiON
7 2 (2.22%) DTV
8 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) UNIX
2 59 (65.56%) Linux
3 38 (42.22%) AIX
4 31 (34.44%) Solaris
5 30 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (16.67%) HPUX
7 13 (14.44%) Oracle Linux
8 11 (12.22%) Ubuntu
9 9 (10.00%) Windows
9 9 (10.00%) CentOS
10 7 (7.78%) Debian
11 5 (5.56%) SUSE
12 4 (4.44%) VMS
13 2 (2.22%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (13.33%) Change Management
3 11 (12.22%) Load Balancing
4 10 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 10 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 8 (8.89%) Migration
6 7 (7.78%) ITIL
7 6 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.56%) Service Management
8 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.44%) High Availability
9 4 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.22%) Server Monitoring
11 2 (2.22%) Benchmarking
11 2 (2.22%) Programme Management
11 2 (2.22%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (2.22%) Business Continuity
12 1 (1.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.00%) Perl
2 14 (15.56%) Python
3 11 (12.22%) PHP
4 7 (7.78%) AWK
4 7 (7.78%) Shell Script
5 6 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.33%) Java
7 2 (2.22%) Bourne shell
7 2 (2.22%) Ruby
7 2 (2.22%) Korn
8 1 (1.11%) sed
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.22%) Degree
2 11 (12.22%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.22%) RHCE
4 2 (2.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (4.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (18.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (17.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 11 (12.22%) vSphere
4 9 (10.00%) Veritas File System
5 8 (8.89%) VMware ESX
6 7 (7.78%) NFS
7 5 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (4.44%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (3.33%) Xen
9 3 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (2.22%) KVM
11 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.11%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 20 (22.22%) Tivoli
1 20 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 12 (13.33%) NetBackup
3 11 (12.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 9 (10.00%) EMC Navisphere
5 8 (8.89%) Plesk
6 7 (7.78%) Nagios
6 7 (7.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (6.67%) Cobbler
8 5 (5.56%) YUM
9 4 (4.44%) Data Guard
9 4 (4.44%) HP SIM
10 3 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (42.22%) Oracle
1 38 (42.22%) Red Hat
2 23 (25.56%) Veritas
2 23 (25.56%) VMware
3 21 (23.33%) HP
3 21 (23.33%) IBM
4 19 (21.11%) Sun
5 15 (16.67%) Symantec
6 10 (11.11%) Brocade
7 9 (10.00%) EMC
7 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.22%) hybris
9 2 (2.22%) SAP
10 1 (1.11%) StorageTek