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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 423 430 449
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 7 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.038% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 17
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £36,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
17905 20200 21828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.20% 96.83% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15247 16527 17404
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 25 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +19 3 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Berkshire +5 2 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +24 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Hampshire -1 1 - -
Unix Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Unix
2 23 (92.00%) Linux
3 22 (88.00%) Solaris
3 22 (88.00%) Red Hat
4 16 (64.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (44.00%) VMware
6 10 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (40.00%) SLA
7 9 (36.00%) High Availability
8 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
8 8 (32.00%) Veritas
8 8 (32.00%) Change Management
8 8 (32.00%) Clustering
9 7 (28.00%) AIX
10 6 (24.00%) Windows
10 6 (24.00%) MySQL
10 6 (24.00%) SAN
10 6 (24.00%) Mainframe
10 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (24.00%) GlusterFS
10 6 (24.00%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (16.00%) CentOS
12 3 (12.00%) Sun
12 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
12 3 (12.00%) SSL
12 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
12 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
12 3 (12.00%) Puppet
12 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
13 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef

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 (8.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) SSL
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) X.25
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) OLTP
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) VLDB
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Clustering
2 6 (24.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (4.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Unix
2 23 (92.00%) Linux
3 22 (88.00%) Solaris
4 16 (64.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (28.00%) AIX
6 6 (24.00%) Windows
7 4 (16.00%) CentOS
8 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (4.00%) FreeBSD
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (36.00%) High Availability
3 8 (32.00%) Change Management
3 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Logistics
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) GlusterFS
2 2 (8.00%) Postfix
2 2 (8.00%) qmail
2 2 (8.00%) Sendmail
2 2 (8.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (12.00%) Puppet
3 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Veritas
4 3 (12.00%) Sun
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) Symantec
6 1 (4.00%) Brocade
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) SAP
6 1 (4.00%) StorageTek
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £48000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago