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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 415 411 366
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 24 38 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.18% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 56
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £42,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
19701 20992 19908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.66% 94.78% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16447 16493 16428
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 £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 0 12 £46,750 -22.08% 1
Buckinghamshire -10 4 - -
Berkshire +11 3 £62,500 +8.69%
Middlesex - 3 £40,000 -
Hampshire +18 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 4 September 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 60 (100.00%) UNIX
2 48 (80.00%) Linux
3 43 (71.67%) Solaris
4 34 (56.67%) Red Hat
5 33 (55.00%) Oracle
6 26 (43.33%) Sun
7 24 (40.00%) VMware
8 23 (38.33%) SAN
8 23 (38.33%) AIX
9 20 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (31.67%) NetBackup
11 18 (30.00%) Oracle ZFS
12 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (23.33%) Brocade
14 13 (21.67%) Security Management
14 13 (21.67%) Finance
14 13 (21.67%) Windows
14 13 (21.67%) OLTP
14 13 (21.67%) VLDB
14 13 (21.67%) Change Management
14 13 (21.67%) Veritas
14 13 (21.67%) Patch Management
14 13 (21.67%) Oracle Linux
15 12 (20.00%) IBM
15 12 (20.00%) HP
15 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
15 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
16 11 (18.33%) ITIL
16 11 (18.33%) MySQL
16 11 (18.33%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (11.67%) Apache
1 7 (11.67%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 4 (6.67%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.33%) JBoss
4 2 (3.33%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.67%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.67%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) SAN
2 11 (18.33%) Firewall
3 9 (15.00%) LAN
3 9 (15.00%) WAN
4 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.00%) DNS
5 3 (5.00%) BGP
5 3 (5.00%) SMTP
5 3 (5.00%) HTTP
5 3 (5.00%) BIG-IP
5 3 (5.00%) Network Security
6 2 (3.33%) LDAP
7 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.67%) NAS
7 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) OLTP
1 13 (21.67%) VLDB
2 11 (18.33%) MySQL
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.00%) DB2
5 4 (6.67%) Informix
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.67%) MaxDB
6 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Subversion
1 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) French Language
5 1 (1.67%) German Language
5 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Middleware
2 2 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.67%) HACMP
3 9 (15.00%) AS400
3 9 (15.00%) LPAR
4 5 (8.33%) Clustering
5 4 (6.67%) Celerra
5 4 (6.67%) Replication
5 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) UNIX
2 48 (80.00%) Linux
3 43 (71.67%) Solaris
4 23 (38.33%) AIX
5 20 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (21.67%) Oracle Linux
6 13 (21.67%) Windows
7 10 (16.67%) SUSE
7 10 (16.67%) Debian
8 9 (15.00%) HPUX
9 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.33%) CentOS
11 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Change Management
1 13 (21.67%) Security Management
1 13 (21.67%) Patch Management
2 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (18.33%) ITIL
4 9 (15.00%) Software Licensing
5 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (11.67%) Benchmarking
6 7 (11.67%) Business Continuity
7 6 (10.00%) Project Management
8 4 (6.67%) Logistics
8 4 (6.67%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.67%) Time Management
8 4 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.67%) DevOps
9 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.00%) CRM
10 2 (3.33%) Data Management
10 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) Perl
2 9 (15.00%) Python
2 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (8.33%) AWK
4 4 (6.67%) Java
5 3 (5.00%) Ruby
5 3 (5.00%) Korn
5 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.67%) SQL
6 1 (1.67%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) RHCE
4 1 (1.67%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.67%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.00%) vSphere
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (5.00%) Xen
4 3 (5.00%) KVM
5 2 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.67%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 19 (31.67%) NetBackup
2 18 (30.00%) Oracle ZFS
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (10.00%) Puppet
5 4 (6.67%) Data Guard
5 4 (6.67%) SnapMirror
5 4 (6.67%) SnapVault
5 4 (6.67%) Legato
5 4 (6.67%) ARCserve
6 3 (5.00%) Nagios
7 2 (3.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (3.33%) Opsview
8 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.67%) Ansible
8 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) Red Hat
2 33 (55.00%) Oracle
3 26 (43.33%) Sun
4 24 (40.00%) VMware
5 14 (23.33%) Brocade
6 13 (21.67%) Veritas
7 12 (20.00%) HP
7 12 (20.00%) IBM
8 6 (10.00%) EMC
8 6 (10.00%) Sybase
9 5 (8.33%) NetApp
10 4 (6.67%) SAP
10 4 (6.67%) Lotus
11 3 (5.00%) hybris
12 2 (3.33%) Symantec
13 1 (1.67%) StorageTek
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