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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 414 424 391
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 29 24 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 51
Average salary £41,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +3.52%
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
19719 21546 20976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.92% 95.04% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16238 17250 17300
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 £62,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +16 15 £41,000 -31.66%
Berkshire +13 5 £62,500 +27.55%
Middlesex - 4 £38,750 -
Buckinghamshire -3 3 - -
Hampshire +6 1 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 82 (100.00%) UNIX
2 71 (86.59%) Linux
3 54 (65.85%) Solaris
4 43 (52.44%) Red Hat
5 37 (45.12%) Oracle
6 35 (42.68%) AIX
7 29 (35.37%) VMware
8 27 (32.93%) Sun
9 24 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (25.61%) SAN
11 20 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (24.39%) Oracle ZFS
12 19 (23.17%) Finance
12 19 (23.17%) NetBackup
12 19 (23.17%) MySQL
13 17 (20.73%) Perl
14 16 (19.51%) Windows
14 16 (19.51%) Veritas
14 16 (19.51%) Change Management
14 16 (19.51%) Debian
15 14 (17.07%) HP
16 13 (15.85%) IBM
16 13 (15.85%) Firewall
16 13 (15.85%) Security Management
16 13 (15.85%) HPUX
16 13 (15.85%) Python
16 13 (15.85%) Brocade
16 13 (15.85%) Patch Management
16 13 (15.85%) Oracle Linux
17 12 (14.63%) Puppet

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (10.98%) Apache
2 8 (9.76%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.54%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.88%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.88%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.88%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.66%) Moodle
6 2 (2.44%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.44%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.61%) SAN
2 13 (15.85%) Firewall
3 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.98%) DNS
4 9 (10.98%) LAN
4 9 (10.98%) WAN
5 8 (9.76%) SMTP
5 8 (9.76%) HTTP
5 8 (9.76%) BGP
5 8 (9.76%) Network Security
6 5 (6.10%) BIG-IP
7 4 (4.88%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.88%) NAS
8 3 (3.66%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) MySQL
2 10 (12.20%) OLTP
2 10 (12.20%) VLDB
3 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
4 8 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (8.54%) DB2
6 4 (4.88%) Informix
6 4 (4.88%) MaxDB
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Subversion
1 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (23.17%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Financial Institution
3 5 (6.10%) Spanish Language
4 4 (4.88%) French Language
4 4 (4.88%) German Language
5 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.66%) Banking
6 2 (2.44%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) Web Services
1 3 (3.66%) Middleware
1 3 (3.66%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Clustering
2 10 (12.20%) HACMP
3 9 (10.98%) AS400
3 9 (10.98%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.98%) LPAR
4 4 (4.88%) Celerra
4 4 (4.88%) Replication
5 3 (3.66%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.66%) E-Learning
5 3 (3.66%) Learning Management System
5 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 82 (100.00%) UNIX
2 71 (86.59%) Linux
3 54 (65.85%) Solaris
4 35 (42.68%) AIX
5 24 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (19.51%) Windows
6 16 (19.51%) Debian
7 13 (15.85%) HPUX
7 13 (15.85%) Oracle Linux
8 11 (13.41%) Ubuntu
9 10 (12.20%) SUSE
10 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.44%) Android
10 2 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) Change Management
2 13 (15.85%) Security Management
2 13 (15.85%) Patch Management
3 12 (14.63%) ITIL
4 11 (13.41%) E-Commerce
4 11 (13.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (10.98%) Software Licensing
6 7 (8.54%) DevOps
7 5 (6.10%) Benchmarking
7 5 (6.10%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.88%) Logistics
8 4 (4.88%) Project Management
8 4 (4.88%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.88%) Time Management
8 4 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.66%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.66%) CRM
9 3 (3.66%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) Perl
2 13 (15.85%) Python
3 12 (14.63%) Shell Script
4 9 (10.98%) Java
5 8 (9.76%) Ruby
6 7 (8.54%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.88%) AWK
7 4 (4.88%) SQL
8 3 (3.66%) Korn
9 1 (1.22%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (7.32%) Degree
3 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) RHCE
4 1 (1.22%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.22%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.66%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 20 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.76%) Xen
2 8 (9.76%) KVM
3 7 (8.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (8.54%) vSphere
4 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.22%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 20 (24.39%) Oracle ZFS
2 19 (23.17%) NetBackup
3 12 (14.63%) Puppet
4 10 (12.20%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (4.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (4.88%) Backup Exec
5 4 (4.88%) Legato
5 4 (4.88%) Nagios
5 4 (4.88%) ARCserve
5 4 (4.88%) SnapMirror
5 4 (4.88%) SnapVault
6 3 (3.66%) Data Guard
7 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.44%) Ansible
7 2 (2.44%) Opsview
8 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 43 (52.44%) Red Hat
2 37 (45.12%) Oracle
3 29 (35.37%) VMware
4 27 (32.93%) Sun
5 16 (19.51%) Veritas
6 14 (17.07%) HP
7 13 (15.85%) Brocade
7 13 (15.85%) IBM
8 7 (8.54%) EMC
8 7 (8.54%) Sybase
9 5 (6.10%) NetApp
9 5 (6.10%) hybris
10 4 (4.88%) SAP
10 4 (4.88%) Lotus
11 3 (3.66%) Symantec
12 1 (1.22%) Facebook
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K + 6-7K on call + O/T
Posted: 2 days ago