The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 431 395 427
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 15 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.066% 0.19% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.20% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 8 36 13
Average salary £61,250 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £44,375 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,625 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.64% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21442 20900 22065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.80% 95.00% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17119 17223 18858
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

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 July 2014.

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 July 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 -6 8 £62,500 +66.66% 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Hampshire -21 1 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £52,500 -
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) UNIX
2 31 (86.11%) Linux
3 28 (77.78%) Red Hat
4 27 (75.00%) Solaris
5 21 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (52.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (50.00%) Oracle
8 17 (47.22%) AIX
9 15 (41.67%) Sun
9 15 (41.67%) Veritas
10 14 (38.89%) SAN
10 14 (38.89%) Finance
11 13 (36.11%) EMC
11 13 (36.11%) Perl
12 12 (33.33%) VMware
13 11 (30.56%) NetBackup
13 11 (30.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 11 (30.56%) Capacity Management
13 11 (30.56%) Symantec
14 10 (27.78%) HP
14 10 (27.78%) NAS
14 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (27.78%) Brocade
15 9 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
15 9 (25.00%) Shell Script
15 9 (25.00%) Change Management
16 8 (22.22%) Veritas File System
16 8 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 8 (22.22%) EMC Navisphere
17 7 (19.44%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) SAN
2 10 (27.78%) NAS
3 7 (19.44%) iSCSI
4 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.11%) FTP
5 4 (11.11%) SSH
6 2 (5.56%) BGP
6 2 (5.56%) SMTP
6 2 (5.56%) DHCP
6 2 (5.56%) HTTP
6 2 (5.56%) DNS
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security
7 1 (2.78%) VLAN
7 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.78%) LDAP
7 1 (2.78%) Broadband
7 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) OLTP
3 1 (2.78%) VLDB
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Legal
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (19.44%) Clustering
2 7 (19.44%) Replication
3 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (16.67%) LPAR
4 5 (13.89%) CLARiiON
5 3 (8.33%) HACMP
6 1 (2.78%) DTV
6 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) UNIX
2 31 (86.11%) Linux
3 27 (75.00%) Solaris
4 21 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (47.22%) AIX
6 4 (11.11%) HPUX
7 3 (8.33%) VMS
8 2 (5.56%) Windows
8 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.56%) SUSE
8 2 (5.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (30.56%) Capacity Management
3 9 (25.00%) Change Management
4 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
4 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 6 (16.67%) Validation
6 4 (11.11%) High Availability
6 4 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.56%) SOA
8 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.78%) Information Security
9 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.78%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Perl
2 9 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (13.89%) Bourne shell
4 4 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) AWK
7 1 (2.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.22%) Veritas File System
4 7 (19.44%) NFS
5 6 (16.67%) KVM
6 2 (5.56%) GPFS
6 2 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) NetBackup
2 8 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 8 (22.22%) EMC Navisphere
3 7 (19.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (16.67%) Nagios
5 4 (11.11%) YUM
5 4 (11.11%) Cobbler
6 2 (5.56%) Legato
6 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
6 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 18 (50.00%) Oracle
3 15 (41.67%) Sun
3 15 (41.67%) Veritas
4 13 (36.11%) EMC
5 12 (33.33%) VMware
6 11 (30.56%) Symantec
7 10 (27.78%) HP
7 10 (27.78%) Brocade
8 7 (19.44%) IBM
9 6 (16.67%) Cisco
10 2 (5.56%) Compaq
10 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.78%) JBoss
11 1 (2.78%) SAP
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