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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 391 421 390
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 55 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 49 30 37
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,400 £57,000
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
20176 22420 21451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.01% 94.81% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16191 18015 17734
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 £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 5 May 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 5 May 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
East Sussex +12 13 £40,000 -
Berkshire +5 12 £47,500 +13.09% 2
Surrey +14 11 £55,000 +37.50% 2
West Sussex +4 8 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +3 7 £32,500 -22.61%
Kent +18 2 £75,000 -
Hampshire -11 2 £45,000 +11.11%
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 97 (100.00%) UNIX
2 84 (86.60%) Linux
3 60 (61.86%) Solaris
4 44 (45.36%) AIX
4 44 (45.36%) Red Hat
5 35 (36.08%) Oracle
6 29 (29.90%) MySQL
7 28 (28.87%) VMware
8 26 (26.80%) Veritas
9 24 (24.74%) Shell Script
10 23 (23.71%) Clustering
11 21 (21.65%) TCP/IP
11 21 (21.65%) Perl
11 21 (21.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (20.62%) Puppet
12 20 (20.62%) NetBackup
13 19 (19.59%) HPUX
13 19 (19.59%) DNS
13 19 (19.59%) Sun
14 18 (18.56%) HP
14 18 (18.56%) Apache
14 18 (18.56%) Debian
14 18 (18.56%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (17.53%) Finance
16 16 (16.49%) Python
17 15 (15.46%) Windows
17 15 (15.46%) Firewall
17 15 (15.46%) Performance Analysis
18 14 (14.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 14 (14.43%) Oracle RMAN

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 18 (18.56%) Apache
2 13 (13.40%) Tomcat
3 12 (12.37%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.12%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.12%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.12%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.09%) Moodle
6 2 (2.06%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.06%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.65%) TCP/IP
2 19 (19.59%) DNS
3 15 (15.46%) Firewall
4 10 (10.31%) SMTP
4 10 (10.31%) HTTP
4 10 (10.31%) Network Security
4 10 (10.31%) BGP
5 9 (9.28%) BIG-IP
5 9 (9.28%) SAN
6 8 (8.25%) LDAP
7 4 (4.12%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.12%) NAS
8 3 (3.09%) LAN
8 3 (3.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.90%) MySQL
2 14 (14.43%) DB2
3 10 (10.31%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.19%) OLTP
4 6 (6.19%) VLDB
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.12%) Informix
5 4 (4.12%) MaxDB
6 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Subversion
1 5 (5.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 17 (17.53%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Spanish Language
3 4 (4.12%) French Language
3 4 (4.12%) German Language
4 2 (2.06%) Back Office
4 2 (2.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) Web Services
1 3 (3.09%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.71%) Clustering
2 8 (8.25%) HACMP
2 8 (8.25%) Mainframe
3 6 (6.19%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.15%) Celerra
4 5 (5.15%) Replication
5 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.09%) LPAR
6 3 (3.09%) Learning Management System
6 3 (3.09%) E-Learning
6 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.06%) AS400
7 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.03%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) UNIX
2 84 (86.60%) Linux
3 60 (61.86%) Solaris
4 44 (45.36%) AIX
5 21 (21.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (19.59%) HPUX
7 18 (18.56%) Debian
8 15 (15.46%) Windows
9 14 (14.43%) Ubuntu
10 12 (12.37%) SUSE
11 3 (3.09%) CentOS
11 3 (3.09%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (15.46%) Performance Analysis
3 12 (12.37%) Change Management
4 11 (11.34%) DevOps
5 10 (10.31%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (10.31%) Data Management
6 9 (9.28%) Supplier Management
7 7 (7.22%) Project Management
7 7 (7.22%) ITIL
8 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.15%) Time Management
9 2 (2.06%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.06%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.06%) Coaching
9 2 (2.06%) OpenUP
9 2 (2.06%) Benchmarking
9 2 (2.06%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.06%) CRM
9 2 (2.06%) Security Management
9 2 (2.06%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.74%) Shell Script
2 21 (21.65%) Perl
3 16 (16.49%) Python
4 11 (11.34%) Java
5 10 (10.31%) Ruby
6 5 (5.15%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.12%) SQL
8 2 (2.06%) Korn
9 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) MCSE
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.03%) RHCE
4 1 (1.03%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.03%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) PCI DSS
2 9 (9.28%) SLA
3 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 14 (14.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 13 (13.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.37%) vSphere
4 10 (10.31%) KVM
4 10 (10.31%) Xen
5 6 (6.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (5.15%) NFS
7 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
8 1 (1.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (20.62%) NetBackup
1 20 (20.62%) Puppet
2 14 (14.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (8.25%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.12%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (4.12%) Legato
4 4 (4.12%) Nagios
4 4 (4.12%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.06%) Control-M
5 2 (2.06%) Ansible
5 2 (2.06%) Opsview
5 2 (2.06%) OpenView
6 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.03%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 44 (45.36%) Red Hat
2 35 (36.08%) Oracle
3 28 (28.87%) VMware
4 26 (26.80%) Veritas
5 19 (19.59%) Sun
6 18 (18.56%) HP
7 14 (14.43%) Symantec
8 13 (13.40%) IBM
9 11 (11.34%) EMC
10 10 (10.31%) Sybase
11 9 (9.28%) hybris
12 5 (5.15%) NetApp
13 4 (4.12%) SAP
13 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
13 4 (4.12%) Lotus
14 3 (3.09%) Brocade
15 1 (1.03%) Facebook
15 1 (1.03%) Dell
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