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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Administrator
England / South East
Rank 385 427 425
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 9 13 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.061% 0.068% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.070% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 39
Median salary £34,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.23% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.88% +5.88%

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
14342 18573 20199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.67% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11892 15979 16516
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +52 3 - - 1
Hampshire - 2 £30,000 -
Kent - 2 £39,000 -
Oxfordshire +18 1 £35,000 -22.22%
East Sussex -1 1 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Unix Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 43 (100.00%) Unix
2 37 (86.05%) Linux
3 21 (48.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (46.51%) Solaris
5 19 (44.19%) Red Hat
6 13 (30.23%) High Availability
7 12 (27.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
7 12 (27.91%) AIX
7 12 (27.91%) Veritas
8 11 (25.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (25.58%) Perl
9 10 (23.26%) Python
9 10 (23.26%) Degree
9 10 (23.26%) Bash Shell
10 9 (20.93%) Capacity Management
10 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
11 8 (18.60%) Shell Script
12 7 (16.28%) SAN
12 7 (16.28%) NetBackup
12 7 (16.28%) Finance
12 7 (16.28%) OLTP
12 7 (16.28%) VLDB
12 7 (16.28%) Windows
12 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
13 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (13.95%) IBM
13 6 (13.95%) DNS
13 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
13 6 (13.95%) Asset Management

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 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) lighttpd
2 1 (2.33%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
2 7 (16.28%) SAN
3 6 (13.95%) DNS
4 5 (11.63%) InfiniBand
4 5 (11.63%) LDAP
5 4 (9.30%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (6.98%) SMTP
7 2 (4.65%) Network Security
8 1 (2.33%) BGP
8 1 (2.33%) DMARC
8 1 (2.33%) HTTP
8 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) OLTP
1 7 (16.28%) VLDB
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Subversion
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
3 6 (13.95%) HACMP
4 5 (11.63%) Clustering
5 4 (9.30%) Online Games
6 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.98%) EFT
6 3 (6.98%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.33%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Unix
2 37 (86.05%) Linux
3 21 (48.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (46.51%) Solaris
5 12 (27.91%) AIX
6 7 (16.28%) Windows
7 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.65%) CentOS
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.33%) Debian
9 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) High Availability
2 11 (25.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (20.93%) Capacity Management
4 6 (13.95%) Asset Management
4 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
4 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Use Case
6 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.98%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
7 2 (4.65%) Change Management
7 2 (4.65%) Coaching
7 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) Patch Management
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.65%) Prototyping
7 2 (4.65%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) Perl
2 10 (23.26%) Bash Shell
2 10 (23.26%) Python
3 8 (18.60%) Shell Script
4 5 (11.63%) MATLAB
5 4 (9.30%) Korn
5 4 (9.30%) SQL
6 3 (6.98%) Java
7 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (6.98%) NFS
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.33%) GlusterFS
4 1 (2.33%) KVM
4 1 (2.33%) Postfix
4 1 (2.33%) Varnish
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) NetBackup
2 6 (13.95%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (11.63%) Puppet
3 5 (11.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (6.98%) Tivoli
4 3 (6.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.33%) Cacti
6 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Red Hat
2 12 (27.91%) Veritas
3 6 (13.95%) IBM
4 5 (11.63%) ANSYS
4 5 (11.63%) VMware
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle
6 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.98%) Sun
7 2 (4.65%) Brocade
7 2 (4.65%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.65%) StorageTek
8 1 (2.33%) EMC
8 1 (2.33%) Yahoo!
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