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 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 System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 407 418 424
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 33 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 18
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,550 £47,000 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
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 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 31 March 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 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
(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
East Sussex -13 15 £40,000 -
Berkshire +9 11 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Surrey -4 7 £47,500 -
Kent +17 1 £62,000 -
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

UNIX Systems 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 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 52 (100.00%) UNIX
2 43 (82.69%) Linux
3 33 (63.46%) Solaris
4 31 (59.62%) Oracle
5 22 (42.31%) Red Hat
6 19 (36.54%) Sun
7 18 (34.62%) AIX
8 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
8 17 (32.69%) DNS
9 16 (30.77%) Veritas
9 16 (30.77%) VMware
10 15 (28.85%) NetBackup
10 15 (28.85%) MySQL
11 14 (26.92%) Perl
11 14 (26.92%) Debian
11 14 (26.92%) Puppet
12 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (25.00%) HPUX
12 13 (25.00%) Python
13 12 (23.08%) HP
13 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
14 11 (21.15%) BGP
14 11 (21.15%) EMC
14 11 (21.15%) Ubuntu
15 10 (19.23%) Xen
15 10 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (19.23%) SUSE
15 10 (19.23%) Ruby
15 10 (19.23%) Network Security
15 10 (19.23%) SMTP

UNIX Systems 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 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 (7.69%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) IBM Notes
2 3 (5.77%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (5.77%) Moodle
3 2 (3.85%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
1 17 (32.69%) DNS
2 11 (21.15%) BGP
3 10 (19.23%) SMTP
3 10 (19.23%) HTTP
3 10 (19.23%) Network Security
4 8 (15.38%) SAN
5 6 (11.54%) LDAP
6 4 (7.69%) Firewall
6 4 (7.69%) NAS
7 3 (5.77%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.85%) LAN
8 2 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) MySQL
2 10 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (17.31%) DB2
4 3 (5.77%) Informix
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.77%) MaxDB
5 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Subversion
1 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) French Language
2 3 (5.77%) German Language
2 3 (5.77%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Clustering
2 4 (7.69%) HACMP
2 4 (7.69%) Celerra
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) E-Learning
3 3 (5.77%) Learning Management System
3 3 (5.77%) Replication
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) AS400
4 2 (3.85%) LPAR
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) UNIX
2 43 (82.69%) Linux
3 33 (63.46%) Solaris
4 18 (34.62%) AIX
5 14 (26.92%) Debian
6 13 (25.00%) HPUX
7 11 (21.15%) Ubuntu
8 10 (19.23%) SUSE
9 5 (9.62%) Windows
9 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (5.77%) CentOS
11 2 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.46%) DevOps
2 6 (11.54%) Data Management
3 5 (9.62%) ITIL
4 4 (7.69%) Project Management
4 4 (7.69%) Time Management
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Change Management
6 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.85%) Security Management
6 2 (3.85%) CRM
6 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.92%) Migration
7 1 (1.92%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.92%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.92%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) Perl
2 13 (25.00%) Python
3 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 10 (19.23%) Ruby
4 10 (19.23%) Java
5 3 (5.77%) SQL
5 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.85%) Korn
7 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.92%) MCSE
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (19.23%) Xen
2 10 (19.23%) KVM
3 5 (9.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.85%) NFS
5 2 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.92%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.92%) Firmware
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (28.85%) NetBackup
2 14 (26.92%) Puppet
3 9 (17.31%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (5.77%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (5.77%) Legato
4 3 (5.77%) ARCserve
4 3 (5.77%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.85%) Opsview
5 2 (3.85%) OpenView
5 2 (3.85%) Control-M
5 2 (3.85%) Nagios
6 1 (1.92%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.92%) vMotion
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Oracle
2 22 (42.31%) Red Hat
3 19 (36.54%) Sun
4 16 (30.77%) Veritas
4 16 (30.77%) VMware
5 12 (23.08%) HP
6 11 (21.15%) EMC
7 9 (17.31%) Sybase
7 9 (17.31%) IBM
8 7 (13.46%) Symantec
9 3 (5.77%) Lotus
9 3 (5.77%) SAP
9 3 (5.77%) NetApp
10 2 (3.85%) Brocade
11 1 (1.92%) F5
11 1 (1.92%) Facebook
11 1 (1.92%) Dell
11 1 (1.92%) Cisco
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £37,478 to £38,095 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago