The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Unix Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
Rank 231 243 232
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 4 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.078% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £50,000 £43,750 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -18.60%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5029 5818 6061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.57% 97.06% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4261 4909 4976
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 West

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

Unix Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Unix Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Systems Administrator across the South West region.

Unix Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the South West

Unix Systems Administrator
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Dorset - 4 £50,000 -
Unix Systems Administrator
England

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region featuring Unix Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) F5

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Financial Institution
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) F5