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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 405 396 394
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 40 38 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 43
Average salary £43,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,100 £64,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
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
21184 20928 21951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.16% 94.85% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16953 17021 19047
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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
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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 -3 12 £60,000 +11.62%
Berkshire +17 11 £50,000 +12.67% 2
West Sussex +4 8 £37,500 -22.68%
Hampshire -28 4 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £47,000 -
Kent - 1 £62,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £52,500 -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 76 (100.00%) UNIX
2 62 (81.58%) Linux
3 37 (48.68%) Solaris
4 36 (47.37%) Red Hat
5 26 (34.21%) AIX
6 25 (32.89%) Sun
7 24 (31.58%) Shell Script
7 24 (31.58%) Oracle
8 20 (26.32%) Apache
8 20 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (26.32%) Performance Analysis
9 19 (25.00%) VMware
10 18 (23.68%) HP
11 15 (19.74%) IBM
11 15 (19.74%) Perl
12 14 (18.42%) MySQL
12 14 (18.42%) Veritas
12 14 (18.42%) Clustering
12 14 (18.42%) Finance
13 13 (17.11%) Firewall
13 13 (17.11%) SAN
14 12 (15.79%) Mainframe
14 12 (15.79%) NetBackup
14 12 (15.79%) PCI DSS
15 11 (14.47%) Apache Solr
15 11 (14.47%) Bash Shell
15 11 (14.47%) BIG-IP
15 11 (14.47%) Tomcat
16 10 (13.16%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 20 (26.32%) Apache
2 11 (14.47%) Tomcat
2 11 (14.47%) Apache Solr
3 5 (6.58%) nginx
4 3 (3.95%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.63%) IIS
6 1 (1.32%) JBoss
6 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.11%) SAN
1 13 (17.11%) Firewall
2 11 (14.47%) BIG-IP
3 7 (9.21%) LDAP
3 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.58%) DNS
5 2 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.63%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.63%) tcpdump
5 2 (2.63%) snoop
5 2 (2.63%) FWSM
6 1 (1.32%) NAS
6 1 (1.32%) VLAN
6 1 (1.32%) BGP
6 1 (1.32%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) MySQL
2 4 (5.26%) DB2
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.63%) OLTP
4 2 (2.63%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Legal
3 5 (6.58%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) LAMP
2 2 (2.63%) HTML
2 2 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Clustering
2 12 (15.79%) Mainframe
3 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.89%) LPAR
5 5 (6.58%) iSeries
6 4 (5.26%) HACMP
7 2 (2.63%) AS400
7 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) UNIX
2 62 (81.58%) Linux
3 37 (48.68%) Solaris
4 26 (34.21%) AIX
5 20 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (10.53%) SUSE
7 7 (9.21%) HPUX
7 7 (9.21%) Windows
8 5 (6.58%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.63%) CentOS
9 2 (2.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
1 20 (26.32%) Performance Analysis
2 10 (13.16%) Data Migration
2 10 (13.16%) Migration
3 9 (11.84%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (10.53%) ITIL
5 7 (9.21%) Project Management
6 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.58%) Change Management
7 5 (6.58%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (6.58%) DevOps
8 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.26%) Validation
8 4 (5.26%) Data Management
9 3 (3.95%) Benchmarking
9 3 (3.95%) Supplier Management
10 2 (2.63%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.63%) Web Development
10 2 (2.63%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.58%) Shell Script
2 15 (19.74%) Perl
3 11 (14.47%) Bash Shell
4 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.89%) Java
6 5 (6.58%) Python
7 4 (5.26%) Bourne shell
8 3 (3.95%) PHP
9 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.32%) AWK
10 1 (1.32%) Korn
10 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) LPIC
1 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (2.63%) IBM Certification
1 2 (2.63%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.32%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.32%) SCSA
2 1 (1.32%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 10 (13.16%) QA
3 3 (3.95%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (10.53%) vSphere
3 5 (6.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (5.26%) Veritas File System
4 4 (5.26%) NFS
4 4 (5.26%) KVM
5 3 (3.95%) PowerHA
6 2 (2.63%) Firmware
7 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.26%) Puppet
2 4 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.95%) Control-M
3 3 (3.95%) OpenView
4 2 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.63%) Nagios
5 1 (1.32%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.32%) Legato
Vendors
1 36 (47.37%) Red Hat
2 25 (32.89%) Sun
3 24 (31.58%) Oracle
4 19 (25.00%) VMware
5 18 (23.68%) HP
6 15 (19.74%) IBM
7 14 (18.42%) Veritas
8 10 (13.16%) InterSystems
9 8 (10.53%) hybris
10 7 (9.21%) Cisco
11 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
12 4 (5.26%) Symantec
12 4 (5.26%) EMC
13 3 (3.95%) Dell
13 3 (3.95%) F5
14 2 (2.63%) Foundry
14 2 (2.63%) 3PAR
14 2 (2.63%) Egenera
15 1 (1.32%) BMC
15 1 (1.32%) Compaq
Hampshire
SSE
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
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