The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 426 444 432
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 21 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.077% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.081% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 9
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £42,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £51,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
UNIX Systems 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
19850 22279 21260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.27% 94.82% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16075 18103 17609
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UNIX Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator across the South East region.

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the South East

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the South East

UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
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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 - 8 £40,000 -
Berkshire +12 7 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Surrey +29 4 £42,750 - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 49 (100.00%) UNIX
2 45 (91.84%) Linux
3 28 (57.14%) Solaris
4 27 (55.10%) Oracle
5 25 (51.02%) Red Hat
6 22 (44.90%) AIX
7 19 (38.78%) VMware
8 16 (32.65%) HPUX
8 16 (32.65%) TCP/IP
8 16 (32.65%) DNS
8 16 (32.65%) MySQL
9 15 (30.61%) HP
9 15 (30.61%) Debian
10 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (28.57%) Puppet
10 14 (28.57%) Perl
11 13 (26.53%) Python
11 13 (26.53%) Veritas
11 13 (26.53%) NetBackup
12 12 (24.49%) Sun
12 12 (24.49%) EMC
13 11 (22.45%) IBM
13 11 (22.45%) Sybase
13 11 (22.45%) DB2
13 11 (22.45%) SUSE
13 11 (22.45%) Oracle RMAN
13 11 (22.45%) Ubuntu
14 10 (20.41%) Ruby
14 10 (20.41%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (20.41%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.16%) Apache
1 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.16%) IBM Notes
1 4 (8.16%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (6.12%) Moodle
3 2 (4.08%) GlassFish
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) TCP/IP
1 16 (32.65%) DNS
2 10 (20.41%) Network Security
2 10 (20.41%) SMTP
2 10 (20.41%) HTTP
2 10 (20.41%) SAN
2 10 (20.41%) BGP
3 5 (10.20%) Firewall
3 5 (10.20%) LDAP
4 4 (8.16%) iSCSI
4 4 (8.16%) NAS
4 4 (8.16%) LAN
4 4 (8.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) MySQL
2 11 (22.45%) DB2
3 10 (20.41%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.16%) Informix
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.16%) MaxDB
5 1 (2.04%) Big Data
5 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
1 5 (10.20%) Subversion
2 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) French Language
2 4 (8.16%) German Language
2 4 (8.16%) Spanish Language
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Clustering
1 6 (12.24%) HACMP
2 5 (10.20%) Celerra
3 4 (8.16%) AS400
3 4 (8.16%) Replication
3 4 (8.16%) LPAR
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Learning Management System
4 3 (6.12%) E-Learning
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) UNIX
2 45 (91.84%) Linux
3 28 (57.14%) Solaris
4 22 (44.90%) AIX
5 16 (32.65%) HPUX
6 15 (30.61%) Debian
7 11 (22.45%) SUSE
7 11 (22.45%) Ubuntu
8 8 (16.33%) Windows
9 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (8.16%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (6.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.29%) Data Management
1 7 (14.29%) DevOps
2 6 (12.24%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
3 5 (10.20%) Time Management
4 4 (8.16%) Security Management
4 4 (8.16%) Change Management
4 4 (8.16%) Patch Management
5 3 (6.12%) Software Licensing
5 3 (6.12%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (6.12%) Project Management
6 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.08%) CRM
7 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.04%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.04%) Migration
7 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) Perl
2 13 (26.53%) Python
3 10 (20.41%) Ruby
3 10 (20.41%) Java
4 8 (16.33%) Shell Script
5 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.16%) SQL
7 2 (4.08%) Korn
8 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.41%) Xen
2 10 (20.41%) KVM
3 6 (12.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (4.08%) vSphere
5 2 (4.08%) NFS
6 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) Puppet
2 13 (26.53%) NetBackup
3 11 (22.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (8.16%) Backup Exec
4 4 (8.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (8.16%) ARCserve
4 4 (8.16%) Legato
5 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.08%) Nagios
5 2 (4.08%) OpenView
5 2 (4.08%) Control-M
5 2 (4.08%) Opsview
6 1 (2.04%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Oracle
2 25 (51.02%) Red Hat
3 19 (38.78%) VMware
4 15 (30.61%) HP
5 13 (26.53%) Veritas
6 12 (24.49%) Sun
6 12 (24.49%) EMC
7 11 (22.45%) IBM
7 11 (22.45%) Sybase
8 8 (16.33%) Symantec
9 4 (8.16%) Brocade
9 4 (8.16%) SAP
9 4 (8.16%) Lotus
9 4 (8.16%) NetApp
10 1 (2.04%) Dell
10 1 (2.04%) Facebook
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