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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 414 391 392
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 29 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 27
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,650 £43,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,650 £47,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
19734 19921 20359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.26% 94.67% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16101 15760 17290
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 2 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 2 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
Berkshire +8 12 £48,750 +8.33%
Surrey +5 10 £60,000 -
East Sussex -15 7 £40,000 - 2
Kent - 1 £62,000 -
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 46 (100.00%) UNIX
2 37 (80.43%) Linux
3 30 (65.22%) Solaris
4 28 (60.87%) Oracle
5 22 (47.83%) Sun
5 22 (47.83%) Red Hat
6 20 (43.48%) AIX
7 16 (34.78%) NetBackup
8 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
8 14 (30.43%) DNS
8 14 (30.43%) Veritas
9 13 (28.26%) HP
9 13 (28.26%) IBM
10 12 (26.09%) VMware
11 11 (23.91%) Shell Script
11 11 (23.91%) HPUX
12 10 (21.74%) Perl
12 10 (21.74%) SUSE
12 10 (21.74%) Debian
12 10 (21.74%) Ubuntu
13 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (19.57%) Puppet
13 9 (19.57%) SAN
13 9 (19.57%) MySQL
14 8 (17.39%) Python
14 8 (17.39%) EMC
14 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (17.39%) Clustering
15 7 (15.22%) Symantec
15 7 (15.22%) BGP

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 (8.70%) Apache
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.17%) nginx
3 1 (2.17%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
1 14 (30.43%) DNS
2 9 (19.57%) SAN
3 7 (15.22%) BGP
4 6 (13.04%) SMTP
4 6 (13.04%) HTTP
4 6 (13.04%) Network Security
5 5 (10.87%) LDAP
6 4 (8.70%) NAS
7 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.35%) LAN
8 2 (4.35%) WAN
9 1 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) MySQL
2 6 (13.04%) DB2
2 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Banking
2 3 (6.52%) French Language
2 3 (6.52%) German Language
2 3 (6.52%) Spanish Language
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) LAMP
1 1 (2.17%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) HACMP
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) iSeries
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) LPAR
5 2 (4.35%) AS400
6 1 (2.17%) Learning Management System
6 1 (2.17%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.17%) CMDB
6 1 (2.17%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) UNIX
2 37 (80.43%) Linux
3 30 (65.22%) Solaris
4 20 (43.48%) AIX
5 11 (23.91%) HPUX
6 10 (21.74%) SUSE
6 10 (21.74%) Debian
6 10 (21.74%) Ubuntu
7 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (13.04%) Windows
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.04%) ITIL
1 6 (13.04%) Project Management
1 6 (13.04%) Data Management
2 4 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (8.70%) DevOps
2 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.35%) Change Management
4 2 (4.35%) Security Management
4 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.17%) Time Management
5 1 (2.17%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) Software Licensing
5 1 (2.17%) Migration
5 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) Shell Script
2 10 (21.74%) Perl
3 8 (17.39%) Python
4 6 (13.04%) Ruby
4 6 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (6.52%) SQL
6 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) VCP4
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) MCSE
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (13.04%) Xen
2 6 (13.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (13.04%) KVM
3 3 (6.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (6.52%) NFS
4 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.17%) Firmware
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 16 (34.78%) NetBackup
2 9 (19.57%) Puppet
3 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.52%) OpenView
3 3 (6.52%) Control-M
3 3 (6.52%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.17%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (2.17%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Oracle
2 22 (47.83%) Sun
2 22 (47.83%) Red Hat
3 14 (30.43%) Veritas
4 13 (28.26%) IBM
4 13 (28.26%) HP
5 12 (26.09%) VMware
6 8 (17.39%) EMC
7 7 (15.22%) Symantec
8 6 (13.04%) Sybase
9 2 (4.35%) Dell
9 2 (4.35%) Brocade
10 1 (2.17%) F5
10 1 (2.17%) Facebook
10 1 (2.17%) Cisco
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