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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 383 399 392
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 57 49 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 51 35 46
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -2.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £37,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
20150 21570 21037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.04% 94.73% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16289 17120 17540
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 £65,000 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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
East Sussex -13 15 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire +6 13 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Surrey +1 12 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire -3 9 £32,500 -26.13% 1
West Sussex +3 5 £40,000 -
Kent +20 4 £68,500 -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 103 (100.00%) UNIX
2 90 (87.38%) Linux
3 60 (58.25%) Solaris
4 45 (43.69%) Red Hat
5 40 (38.83%) AIX
5 40 (38.83%) Oracle
6 32 (31.07%) MySQL
7 31 (30.10%) VMware
8 27 (26.21%) Shell Script
9 26 (25.24%) Veritas
10 23 (22.33%) Clustering
11 21 (20.39%) Sun
11 21 (20.39%) Perl
11 21 (20.39%) TCP/IP
12 20 (19.42%) DNS
12 20 (19.42%) Apache
12 20 (19.42%) NetBackup
12 20 (19.42%) Puppet
13 19 (18.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (17.48%) Performance Analysis
14 18 (17.48%) Debian
14 18 (17.48%) Disaster Recovery
14 18 (17.48%) Firewall
14 18 (17.48%) Finance
14 18 (17.48%) HP
15 17 (16.50%) HPUX
16 16 (15.53%) Python
17 15 (14.56%) PCI DSS
18 14 (13.59%) Tomcat
18 14 (13.59%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 20 (19.42%) Apache
2 14 (13.59%) Tomcat
2 14 (13.59%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.91%) Moodle
3 3 (2.91%) IBM Notes
3 3 (2.91%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.91%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.94%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.39%) TCP/IP
2 20 (19.42%) DNS
3 18 (17.48%) Firewall
4 13 (12.62%) BIG-IP
5 11 (10.68%) BGP
6 10 (9.71%) Network Security
6 10 (9.71%) SMTP
6 10 (9.71%) HTTP
7 9 (8.74%) LDAP
7 9 (8.74%) SAN
8 4 (3.88%) NAS
9 3 (2.91%) LAN
9 3 (2.91%) WAN
9 3 (2.91%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.07%) MySQL
2 13 (12.62%) DB2
3 10 (9.71%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.91%) Informix
5 3 (2.91%) MaxDB
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.94%) OLTP
6 2 (1.94%) VLDB
7 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.97%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Subversion
1 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (17.48%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Spanish Language
3 3 (2.91%) French Language
3 3 (2.91%) German Language
4 2 (1.94%) Back Office
4 2 (1.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
5 1 (0.97%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) Web Services
1 3 (2.91%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.33%) Clustering
2 11 (10.68%) Mainframe
3 8 (7.77%) HACMP
4 4 (3.88%) Replication
4 4 (3.88%) Celerra
4 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.91%) LPAR
5 3 (2.91%) Learning Management System
5 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.91%) E-Learning
5 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.94%) AS400
6 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.97%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) UNIX
2 90 (87.38%) Linux
3 60 (58.25%) Solaris
4 40 (38.83%) AIX
5 19 (18.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (17.48%) Debian
7 17 (16.50%) HPUX
8 14 (13.59%) Windows
9 13 (12.62%) Ubuntu
10 12 (11.65%) SUSE
11 3 (2.91%) CentOS
11 3 (2.91%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.48%) Disaster Recovery
1 18 (17.48%) Performance Analysis
2 12 (11.65%) Change Management
3 11 (10.68%) DevOps
4 10 (9.71%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (9.71%) Data Management
5 9 (8.74%) Supplier Management
5 9 (8.74%) ITIL
6 8 (7.77%) Project Management
7 4 (3.88%) Time Management
7 4 (3.88%) Data Migration
7 4 (3.88%) Migration
8 3 (2.91%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.94%) Benchmarking
9 2 (1.94%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.94%) CRM
9 2 (1.94%) Security Management
9 2 (1.94%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.94%) Logistics
9 2 (1.94%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.21%) Shell Script
2 21 (20.39%) Perl
3 16 (15.53%) Python
4 10 (9.71%) Ruby
4 10 (9.71%) Java
5 5 (4.85%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.91%) SQL
8 2 (1.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) MCSE
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.56%) PCI DSS
2 9 (8.74%) SLA
3 3 (2.91%) QA
System Software
1 14 (13.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (13.59%) vSphere
2 13 (12.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (9.71%) Xen
3 10 (9.71%) KVM
4 6 (5.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (4.85%) NFS
6 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.97%) Firmware
7 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.97%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 20 (19.42%) Puppet
1 20 (19.42%) NetBackup
2 13 (12.62%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (7.77%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.88%) Nagios
5 3 (2.91%) ARCserve
5 3 (2.91%) Legato
5 3 (2.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (2.91%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.94%) OpenView
6 2 (1.94%) Ansible
6 2 (1.94%) Opsview
6 2 (1.94%) Control-M
7 1 (0.97%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.97%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.97%) vMotion
Vendors
1 45 (43.69%) Red Hat
2 40 (38.83%) Oracle
3 31 (30.10%) VMware
4 26 (25.24%) Veritas
5 21 (20.39%) Sun
6 18 (17.48%) HP
7 14 (13.59%) Symantec
8 13 (12.62%) IBM
8 13 (12.62%) hybris
9 11 (10.68%) EMC
10 9 (8.74%) Sybase
11 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
11 4 (3.88%) NetApp
12 3 (2.91%) Lotus
12 3 (2.91%) InterSystems
12 3 (2.91%) Brocade
12 3 (2.91%) SAP
13 1 (0.97%) Cisco
13 1 (0.97%) Dell
13 1 (0.97%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £37,478 to £38,095 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago