The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 400 364 385
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 44 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38 36 51
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £42,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.95% +7.18%
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
19778 18992 21191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16131 15197 18404
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Surrey +4 16 £60,000 -
Berkshire -2 12 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £47,000 -
West Sussex -1 5 £37,500 -22.68%
Kent - 4 £59,750 -
East Sussex - 1 £40,000 - 1
Sussex - 1 £36,000 -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 74 (82.22%) Linux
3 47 (52.22%) Solaris
4 41 (45.56%) Red Hat
5 35 (38.89%) Oracle
6 34 (37.78%) AIX
7 29 (32.22%) Shell Script
8 27 (30.00%) Sun
8 27 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
9 24 (26.67%) Apache
10 22 (24.44%) HP
10 22 (24.44%) Veritas
10 22 (24.44%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (23.33%) VMware
12 20 (22.22%) NetBackup
12 20 (22.22%) Clustering
12 20 (22.22%) IBM
13 19 (21.11%) Perl
13 19 (21.11%) Finance
14 18 (20.00%) MySQL
15 15 (16.67%) TCP/IP
15 15 (16.67%) Mainframe
16 14 (15.56%) SAN
16 14 (15.56%) DNS
17 13 (14.44%) Symantec
17 13 (14.44%) SUSE
17 13 (14.44%) Project Management
18 12 (13.33%) Firewall
18 12 (13.33%) HACMP

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 24 (26.67%) Apache
2 11 (12.22%) Tomcat
2 11 (12.22%) Apache Solr
3 5 (5.56%) nginx
4 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.22%) IIS
6 1 (1.11%) JBoss
6 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 14 (15.56%) DNS
2 14 (15.56%) SAN
3 12 (13.33%) LDAP
3 12 (13.33%) Firewall
4 10 (11.11%) BIG-IP
5 3 (3.33%) LAN
5 3 (3.33%) WAN
6 2 (2.22%) BGP
6 2 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.22%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.22%) tcpdump
6 2 (2.22%) snoop
6 2 (2.22%) FWSM
7 1 (1.11%) NAS
7 1 (1.11%) Network Security
7 1 (1.11%) VLAN
7 1 (1.11%) SMTP
7 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) MySQL
2 9 (10.00%) DB2
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.22%) OLTP
4 2 (2.22%) VLDB
5 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 19 (21.11%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Legal
2 5 (5.56%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Marketing
4 2 (2.22%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) LAMP
2 2 (2.22%) HTML
2 2 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Clustering
2 15 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 12 (13.33%) HACMP
4 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.56%) iSeries
6 5 (5.56%) LPAR
7 4 (4.44%) AS400
8 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.11%) DTV
9 1 (1.11%) CMDB
9 1 (1.11%) Celerra
9 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) UNIX
2 74 (82.22%) Linux
3 47 (52.22%) Solaris
4 34 (37.78%) AIX
5 27 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (14.44%) SUSE
7 12 (13.33%) Windows
8 9 (10.00%) HPUX
9 7 (7.78%) Ubuntu
10 6 (6.67%) Debian
11 3 (3.33%) CentOS
11 3 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
2 22 (24.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (14.44%) Project Management
4 10 (11.11%) Migration
4 10 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 9 (10.00%) Data Management
5 9 (10.00%) Change Management
5 9 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.89%) ITIL
6 8 (8.89%) DevOps
7 7 (7.78%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.67%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.33%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.33%) Business Continuity
10 2 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (2.22%) Web Development
10 2 (2.22%) Resource Management
10 2 (2.22%) Benchmarking
10 2 (2.22%) Security Management
11 1 (1.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.22%) Shell Script
2 19 (21.11%) Perl
3 10 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.11%) Python
3 10 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 6 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (2.22%) PHP
5 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (2.22%) RHCSA
2 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.22%) IBM Certification
2 2 (2.22%) LPIC
3 1 (1.11%) Degree
3 1 (1.11%) MCSE
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 10 (11.11%) QA
3 7 (7.78%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 11 (12.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 9 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (10.00%) NFS
3 9 (10.00%) vSphere
3 9 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.33%) PowerHA
4 3 (3.33%) Firmware
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.11%) Xen
5 1 (1.11%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.11%) KVM
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 11 (12.22%) Puppet
3 10 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.56%) OpenView
4 5 (5.56%) Control-M
5 2 (2.22%) Nagios
5 2 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.11%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 41 (45.56%) Red Hat
2 35 (38.89%) Oracle
3 27 (30.00%) Sun
4 22 (24.44%) HP
4 22 (24.44%) Veritas
5 21 (23.33%) VMware
6 20 (22.22%) IBM
7 13 (14.44%) Symantec
8 10 (11.11%) InterSystems
9 8 (8.89%) hybris
10 7 (7.78%) EMC
11 5 (5.56%) Microsoft
11 5 (5.56%) Sybase
12 4 (4.44%) Dell
13 3 (3.33%) Cisco
13 3 (3.33%) F5
13 3 (3.33%) Brocade
14 2 (2.22%) Egenera
14 2 (2.22%) Foundry
14 2 (2.22%) 3PAR
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