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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 397 393 398
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 45 48 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 42 43 30
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £39,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,800 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
20681 20439 21619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 94.99% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16315 16841 18500
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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 +4 17 £51,500 +19.07%
Berkshire +18 15 £57,500 +47.90%
Oxfordshire +20 5 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Hampshire -19 4 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Kent - 3 £62,500 -
West Sussex -6 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 66 (100.00%) UNIX
2 52 (78.79%) Linux
3 32 (48.48%) Solaris
4 30 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 24 (36.36%) Sun
6 23 (34.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (31.82%) AIX
8 20 (30.30%) Oracle
8 20 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (28.79%) Shell Script
10 17 (25.76%) SAN
11 16 (24.24%) HP
11 16 (24.24%) Apache
11 16 (24.24%) Performance Analysis
12 15 (22.73%) Perl
12 15 (22.73%) VMware
13 14 (21.21%) Clustering
13 14 (21.21%) Veritas
14 12 (18.18%) NetBackup
14 12 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 12 (18.18%) Bash Shell
15 11 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
15 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (16.67%) Finance
15 11 (16.67%) IBM
16 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
16 10 (15.15%) MySQL
16 10 (15.15%) Legal
16 10 (15.15%) InterSystems
16 10 (15.15%) Mainframe

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 16 (24.24%) Apache
2 9 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.61%) Apache Solr
4 5 (7.58%) nginx
5 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.03%) IIS
6 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.52%) JBoss
7 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) SAN
2 9 (13.64%) Firewall
3 8 (12.12%) LDAP
4 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.61%) BIG-IP
5 5 (7.58%) DNS
6 2 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (3.03%) Wireshark
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.03%) tcpdump
6 2 (3.03%) snoop
6 2 (3.03%) FWSM
7 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.52%) NAS
7 1 (1.52%) VLAN
7 1 (1.52%) BGP
7 1 (1.52%) DHCP
7 1 (1.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) MySQL
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.03%) OLTP
4 2 (3.03%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Legal
3 5 (7.58%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Electronics
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) LAMP
2 2 (3.03%) HTML
2 2 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Clustering
2 10 (15.15%) Mainframe
3 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (12.12%) LPAR
5 5 (7.58%) iSeries
6 4 (6.06%) HACMP
7 2 (3.03%) AS400
7 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) UNIX
2 52 (78.79%) Linux
3 32 (48.48%) Solaris
4 21 (31.82%) AIX
5 20 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (12.12%) SUSE
7 5 (7.58%) Ubuntu
7 5 (7.58%) HPUX
7 5 (7.58%) Windows
8 2 (3.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (24.24%) Performance Analysis
3 11 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (15.15%) Data Migration
4 10 (15.15%) Migration
5 9 (13.64%) ITIL
6 8 (12.12%) Business Continuity
7 7 (10.61%) Benchmarking
7 7 (10.61%) Project Management
7 7 (10.61%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.09%) Validation
9 5 (7.58%) DevOps
10 2 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (3.03%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.03%) Web Development
10 2 (3.03%) Resource Management
10 2 (3.03%) SOA
11 1 (1.52%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) Shell Script
2 15 (22.73%) Perl
3 12 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.12%) Java
6 5 (7.58%) PHP
6 5 (7.58%) SQL
6 5 (7.58%) Python
7 4 (6.06%) Bourne shell
8 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.52%) AWK
9 1 (1.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) SCSA
1 5 (7.58%) Sun Certification
2 2 (3.03%) IBM Certification
2 2 (3.03%) LPIC
3 1 (1.52%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) QA
2 8 (12.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.12%) Veritas File System
4 6 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (6.06%) NFS
5 4 (6.06%) KVM
6 3 (4.55%) PowerHA
7 2 (3.03%) Firmware
7 2 (3.03%) vSphere
8 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) NetBackup
2 5 (7.58%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (6.06%) Puppet
3 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.55%) Control-M
4 3 (4.55%) OpenView
5 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.03%) Nagios
6 1 (1.52%) Netcool
6 1 (1.52%) Legato
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 24 (36.36%) Sun
3 20 (30.30%) Oracle
4 16 (24.24%) HP
5 15 (22.73%) VMware
6 14 (21.21%) Veritas
7 11 (16.67%) IBM
8 10 (15.15%) InterSystems
9 9 (13.64%) Cisco
10 5 (7.58%) BMC
11 4 (6.06%) EMC
12 3 (4.55%) Dell
12 3 (4.55%) F5
13 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
13 2 (3.03%) Egenera
13 2 (3.03%) hybris
13 2 (3.03%) Foundry
13 2 (3.03%) 3PAR
14 1 (1.52%) SAP
14 1 (1.52%) Compaq
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