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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 420 430 382
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 22 21 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.093% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.098% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 41
Average salary £41,000 £61,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.06% +53.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £51,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +2.32%
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
20035 21405 20219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 94.86% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16668 16840 16661
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +8 9 £41,000 -34.40%
Buckinghamshire -19 4 - -
Middlesex - 4 £38,750 -
Berkshire +17 3 £62,500 +19.04%
Hampshire +22 1 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 43 (100.00%) UNIX
2 41 (95.35%) Linux
3 30 (69.77%) Solaris
4 28 (65.12%) Oracle
5 26 (60.47%) Red Hat
6 22 (51.16%) VMware
7 21 (48.84%) SAN
8 18 (41.86%) Oracle ZFS
9 17 (39.53%) AIX
9 17 (39.53%) Sun
9 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (30.23%) Brocade
10 13 (30.23%) NetBackup
10 13 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (30.23%) Oracle Linux
10 13 (30.23%) Patch Management
10 13 (30.23%) Windows
10 13 (30.23%) Change Management
10 13 (30.23%) Security Management
11 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
12 11 (25.58%) IBM
12 11 (25.58%) Perl
12 11 (25.58%) Finance
12 11 (25.58%) HP
13 10 (23.26%) HACMP
13 10 (23.26%) SUSE
13 10 (23.26%) Debian
13 10 (23.26%) Python
13 10 (23.26%) Oracle RMAN
14 9 (20.93%) AS400

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (9.30%) IBM Notes
2 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.98%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.65%) Moodle
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 21 (48.84%) SAN
2 9 (20.93%) LAN
2 9 (20.93%) WAN
3 6 (13.95%) Firewall
4 4 (9.30%) Network Security
4 4 (9.30%) SMTP
4 4 (9.30%) HTTP
4 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.30%) DNS
4 4 (9.30%) BGP
5 2 (4.65%) LDAP
6 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) MySQL
2 6 (13.95%) DB2
3 4 (9.30%) Informix
3 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.30%) MaxDB
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.98%) OLTP
4 3 (6.98%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Subversion
1 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.98%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) French Language
5 1 (2.33%) German Language
5 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Middleware
2 2 (4.65%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) HACMP
2 9 (20.93%) LPAR
2 9 (20.93%) AS400
3 4 (9.30%) Replication
3 4 (9.30%) Celerra
3 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) E-Learning
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) UNIX
2 41 (95.35%) Linux
3 30 (69.77%) Solaris
4 17 (39.53%) AIX
5 13 (30.23%) Windows
5 13 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (30.23%) Oracle Linux
6 10 (23.26%) SUSE
6 10 (23.26%) Debian
7 7 (16.28%) HPUX
8 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Change Management
1 13 (30.23%) Security Management
1 13 (30.23%) Patch Management
2 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
3 9 (20.93%) ITIL
3 9 (20.93%) Software Licensing
4 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.30%) Time Management
4 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (9.30%) DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) CRM
5 3 (6.98%) Benchmarking
5 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.65%) Data Management
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) Perl
2 10 (23.26%) Python
3 9 (20.93%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.63%) AWK
5 4 (9.30%) Ruby
5 4 (9.30%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) Korn
6 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.33%) SQL
7 1 (2.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) Xen
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (9.30%) KVM
3 3 (6.98%) vSphere
3 3 (6.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas File System
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 18 (41.86%) Oracle ZFS
2 13 (30.23%) NetBackup
3 10 (23.26%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (13.95%) Puppet
5 4 (9.30%) SnapMirror
5 4 (9.30%) SnapVault
5 4 (9.30%) Data Guard
5 4 (9.30%) Legato
5 4 (9.30%) ARCserve
6 2 (4.65%) Nagios
6 2 (4.65%) Opsview
7 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
7 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Oracle
2 26 (60.47%) Red Hat
3 22 (51.16%) VMware
4 17 (39.53%) Sun
5 13 (30.23%) Brocade
6 11 (25.58%) IBM
6 11 (25.58%) HP
7 8 (18.60%) Veritas
8 6 (13.95%) Sybase
8 6 (13.95%) EMC
9 4 (9.30%) NetApp
9 4 (9.30%) SAP
9 4 (9.30%) Lotus
10 2 (4.65%) Symantec
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