The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Unix Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
Rank 427 445 462
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 4 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.12% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 6
Median salary £72,500 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +5.88%
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
17609 20683 22587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.12% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14995 16855 18247
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Unix Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 26 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Systems Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +13 2 £80,000 +60.00%
Surrey +23 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Unix Systems Administrator
England

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Unix Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Unix Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Puppet
5 2 (33.33%) CentOS
5 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (16.67%) High Availability
6 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Online Games
6 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) Games
6 1 (16.67%) VMware

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
5 1 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware