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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 409 431 402
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 34 25 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 38
Average salary £48,750 £44,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.93% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.64% +1.25%
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
20215 21812 21135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.24% 94.96% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16514 17701 17512
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 £62,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +14 18 £48,000 -20.00%
Berkshire 0 7 £52,500 +7.14% 1
Middlesex - 4 £38,750 -
Hampshire -7 2 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire -12 1 - -
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 92 (100.00%) UNIX
2 80 (86.96%) Linux
3 61 (66.30%) Solaris
4 47 (51.09%) Red Hat
5 41 (44.57%) AIX
6 40 (43.48%) Oracle
7 30 (32.61%) VMware
8 29 (31.52%) Sun
9 27 (29.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (26.09%) NetBackup
11 23 (25.00%) MySQL
12 22 (23.91%) Finance
13 21 (22.83%) SAN
13 21 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (21.74%) Veritas
15 19 (20.65%) HP
15 19 (20.65%) Windows
15 19 (20.65%) Perl
15 19 (20.65%) Oracle ZFS
16 18 (19.57%) Change Management
17 17 (18.48%) Debian
18 16 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
18 16 (17.39%) HPUX
18 16 (17.39%) TCP/IP
18 16 (17.39%) Shell Script
18 16 (17.39%) Puppet
19 15 (16.30%) Python
19 15 (16.30%) Clustering
20 14 (15.22%) Ubuntu
20 14 (15.22%) Brocade

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (11.96%) Apache
2 8 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.61%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.35%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.26%) Moodle
6 2 (2.17%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.17%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.83%) SAN
2 16 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 14 (15.22%) DNS
4 13 (14.13%) Firewall
5 10 (10.87%) Network Security
5 10 (10.87%) BGP
5 10 (10.87%) LAN
5 10 (10.87%) WAN
5 10 (10.87%) SMTP
5 10 (10.87%) HTTP
6 5 (5.43%) BIG-IP
6 5 (5.43%) LDAP
7 4 (4.35%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.00%) MySQL
2 11 (11.96%) OLTP
2 11 (11.96%) VLDB
3 10 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (10.87%) SQL Server
4 9 (9.78%) DB2
5 4 (4.35%) Informix
5 4 (4.35%) MaxDB
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.09%) Big Data
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Subversion
1 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 22 (23.91%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Financial Institution
3 6 (6.52%) Spanish Language
4 4 (4.35%) Banking
4 4 (4.35%) French Language
4 4 (4.35%) German Language
5 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) Web Services
1 3 (3.26%) OAuth
2 1 (1.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Clustering
2 11 (11.96%) HACMP
3 10 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.87%) LPAR
4 9 (9.78%) AS400
5 5 (5.43%) Replication
5 5 (5.43%) Mainframe
5 5 (5.43%) Celerra
6 3 (3.26%) Learning Management System
6 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.26%) E-Learning
7 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) UNIX
2 80 (86.96%) Linux
3 61 (66.30%) Solaris
4 41 (44.57%) AIX
5 27 (29.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (20.65%) Windows
7 17 (18.48%) Debian
8 16 (17.39%) HPUX
9 14 (15.22%) Ubuntu
9 14 (15.22%) Oracle Linux
10 10 (10.87%) SUSE
11 3 (3.26%) CentOS
12 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.57%) Change Management
2 16 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (15.22%) ITIL
4 13 (14.13%) Security Management
4 13 (14.13%) Patch Management
5 12 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 9 (9.78%) DevOps
6 9 (9.78%) Software Licensing
7 8 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (8.70%) Project Management
8 6 (6.52%) Business Continuity
8 6 (6.52%) Benchmarking
9 5 (5.43%) Data Management
9 5 (5.43%) Logistics
9 5 (5.43%) Supplier Management
9 5 (5.43%) Problem Management
9 5 (5.43%) Time Management
9 5 (5.43%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (3.26%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.65%) Perl
2 16 (17.39%) Shell Script
3 15 (16.30%) Python
4 11 (11.96%) Java
5 10 (10.87%) Ruby
6 6 (6.52%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.35%) SQL
8 3 (3.26%) Korn
9 2 (2.17%) AWK
10 1 (1.09%) Bourne shell
10 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (6.52%) Degree
3 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) RHCE
4 1 (1.09%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.09%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.52%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 21 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.87%) Xen
2 10 (10.87%) KVM
3 9 (9.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (7.61%) vSphere
5 3 (3.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.17%) NFS
7 1 (1.09%) Firmware
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.09%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 24 (26.09%) NetBackup
2 19 (20.65%) Oracle ZFS
3 16 (17.39%) Puppet
4 10 (10.87%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (4.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (4.35%) Legato
5 4 (4.35%) Nagios
5 4 (4.35%) ARCserve
5 4 (4.35%) Backup Exec
5 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (4.35%) SnapMirror
5 4 (4.35%) SnapVault
6 2 (2.17%) Ansible
6 2 (2.17%) Opsview
7 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.09%) Control-M
7 1 (1.09%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.09%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.09%) OpenView
Vendors
1 47 (51.09%) Red Hat
2 40 (43.48%) Oracle
3 30 (32.61%) VMware
4 29 (31.52%) Sun
5 20 (21.74%) Veritas
6 19 (20.65%) HP
7 14 (15.22%) Brocade
7 14 (15.22%) IBM
8 10 (10.87%) EMC
9 9 (9.78%) Sybase
10 7 (7.61%) Symantec
11 5 (5.43%) hybris
11 5 (5.43%) NetApp
12 4 (4.35%) SAP
12 4 (4.35%) Lotus
13 1 (1.09%) Facebook
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 10 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £36,923 to £48,767 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago