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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 397 416 421
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 36 39 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 24
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
19762 21949 21224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.29% 94.87% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16006 17824 17567
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 3 June 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 3 June 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
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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 +14 11 £60,000 - 1
Berkshire +3 8 £47,500 -3.06% 2
East Sussex - 6 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 6 £40,000 -
Hampshire -4 2 £45,000 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire -11 2 £32,000 -25.58%
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 86 (100.00%) UNIX
2 73 (84.88%) Linux
3 55 (63.95%) Solaris
4 40 (46.51%) Red Hat
5 39 (45.35%) AIX
6 32 (37.21%) Oracle
7 25 (29.07%) VMware
8 24 (27.91%) MySQL
9 22 (25.58%) Veritas
10 20 (23.26%) Sun
10 20 (23.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (22.09%) TCP/IP
11 19 (22.09%) Shell Script
11 19 (22.09%) Perl
11 19 (22.09%) NetBackup
12 18 (20.93%) HPUX
12 18 (20.93%) Puppet
13 17 (19.77%) DNS
13 17 (19.77%) Debian
14 16 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (18.60%) Clustering
15 15 (17.44%) HP
15 15 (17.44%) Python
16 14 (16.28%) Windows
16 14 (16.28%) Finance
16 14 (16.28%) Ubuntu
16 14 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (15.12%) Apache
18 12 (13.95%) EMC
18 12 (13.95%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 13 (15.12%) Apache
2 9 (10.47%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.30%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.65%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.65%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (3.49%) Moodle
6 2 (2.33%) JBoss
6 2 (2.33%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.09%) TCP/IP
2 17 (19.77%) DNS
3 12 (13.95%) Firewall
4 10 (11.63%) SAN
4 10 (11.63%) SMTP
4 10 (11.63%) HTTP
4 10 (11.63%) BGP
4 10 (11.63%) Network Security
5 6 (6.98%) LDAP
6 5 (5.81%) BIG-IP
7 4 (4.65%) LAN
7 4 (4.65%) WAN
7 4 (4.65%) NAS
7 4 (4.65%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.91%) MySQL
2 11 (12.79%) DB2
3 10 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (10.47%) VLDB
4 9 (10.47%) OLTP
5 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.65%) Informix
6 4 (4.65%) MaxDB
7 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.81%) Subversion
2 3 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Spanish Language
3 4 (4.65%) French Language
3 4 (4.65%) German Language
4 2 (2.33%) Back Office
4 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) OAuth
1 3 (3.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Clustering
2 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.98%) Mainframe
3 6 (6.98%) HACMP
4 5 (5.81%) Celerra
4 5 (5.81%) Replication
5 4 (4.65%) LPAR
6 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.49%) Learning Management System
6 3 (3.49%) E-Learning
6 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.49%) AS400
7 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.16%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) UNIX
2 73 (84.88%) Linux
3 55 (63.95%) Solaris
4 39 (45.35%) AIX
5 20 (23.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (20.93%) HPUX
7 17 (19.77%) Debian
8 14 (16.28%) Windows
8 14 (16.28%) Ubuntu
9 11 (12.79%) SUSE
10 5 (5.81%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (3.49%) CentOS
12 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (11.63%) Performance Analysis
2 10 (11.63%) DevOps
2 10 (11.63%) Change Management
3 8 (9.30%) ITIL
3 8 (9.30%) Project Management
4 7 (8.14%) Data Management
5 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
5 6 (6.98%) Supplier Management
5 6 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.81%) Time Management
7 4 (4.65%) Benchmarking
7 4 (4.65%) Security Management
7 4 (4.65%) Business Continuity
7 4 (4.65%) Logistics
7 4 (4.65%) Patch Management
8 3 (3.49%) Software Licensing
8 3 (3.49%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.33%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.09%) Shell Script
1 19 (22.09%) Perl
2 15 (17.44%) Python
3 11 (12.79%) Java
4 10 (11.63%) Ruby
5 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.65%) SQL
7 2 (2.33%) Korn
8 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) SCSA
4 1 (1.16%) MCSE
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) RHCE
4 1 (1.16%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) PCI DSS
2 7 (8.14%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (11.63%) KVM
3 10 (11.63%) Xen
4 8 (9.30%) vSphere
5 3 (3.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.49%) NFS
6 1 (1.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (22.09%) NetBackup
2 18 (20.93%) Puppet
3 11 (12.79%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (4.65%) Nagios
5 4 (4.65%) ARCserve
5 4 (4.65%) Legato
5 4 (4.65%) Backup Exec
5 4 (4.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (2.33%) Opsview
6 2 (2.33%) Ansible
7 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.16%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.16%) Control-M
7 1 (1.16%) OpenView
Vendors
1 40 (46.51%) Red Hat
2 32 (37.21%) Oracle
3 25 (29.07%) VMware
4 22 (25.58%) Veritas
5 20 (23.26%) Sun
6 15 (17.44%) HP
7 12 (13.95%) EMC
8 11 (12.79%) Sybase
9 10 (11.63%) IBM
9 10 (11.63%) Symantec
10 5 (5.81%) hybris
10 5 (5.81%) Brocade
10 5 (5.81%) NetApp
11 4 (4.65%) Lotus
11 4 (4.65%) SAP
12 1 (1.16%) Facebook
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