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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
Rank 427 440 459
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 10 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.055% 0.12% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.12% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 15
Median salary £50,500 £41,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.17% -21.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,450 £36,000 £50,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+16.47% -3.40%
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
17708 20127 21617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.03% 96.63% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14994 16599 16915
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
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 24 August 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
Surrey +22 6 £50,250 +22.56%
Buckinghamshire +17 2 £52,250 -
Berkshire +15 2 £55,000 -12.00%
Unix Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 14 (93.33%) Linux
3 13 (86.67%) Solaris
4 12 (80.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
6 7 (46.67%) SLA
6 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
6 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
7 6 (40.00%) Security Patching
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) LAN
7 6 (40.00%) WAN
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
7 6 (40.00%) Veritas
7 6 (40.00%) Symantec
7 6 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (40.00%) X.25
8 3 (20.00%) VMware
8 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
8 3 (20.00%) SSL
8 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (13.33%) Finance
9 2 (13.33%) Apache
9 2 (13.33%) Sun
9 2 (13.33%) qmail
9 2 (13.33%) Postfix
9 2 (13.33%) Sendmail
9 2 (13.33%) Clustering
9 2 (13.33%) CentOS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) X.25
3 3 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) HTTP
4 1 (6.67%) InfiniBand
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 14 (93.33%) Linux
3 13 (86.67%) Solaris
4 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (13.33%) CentOS
7 1 (6.67%) AIX
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Security Patching
2 2 (13.33%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Postfix
1 2 (13.33%) qmail
1 2 (13.33%) Sendmail
2 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Symantec
2 6 (40.00%) Veritas
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Sun
5 1 (6.67%) ANSYS
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
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