The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 188 190 212
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 18 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.38% 0.36% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.38% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 2
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
UNIX Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4527 4506 5038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.23% 95.45% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3665 3672 4333
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

UNIX Administrator
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the Surrey region.

UNIX Administrator Salary Trend in Surrey

UNIX Administrator
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram in Surrey

UNIX Administrator
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Camberley - 2 £62,500 -
Guildford - 1 £29,000 -
Reigate - 1 £50,000 -
UNIX Administrator
South East

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited UNIX 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) UNIX
2 26 (74.29%) Solaris
3 25 (71.43%) Linux
4 23 (65.71%) Sun
5 21 (60.00%) Oracle
5 21 (60.00%) SAN
6 19 (54.29%) Veritas
6 19 (54.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (54.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (51.43%) NetBackup
7 18 (51.43%) Red Hat
8 13 (37.14%) Finance
8 13 (37.14%) Perl
8 13 (37.14%) Veritas File System
9 12 (34.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 12 (34.29%) Clustering
10 11 (31.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 11 (31.43%) AIX
11 10 (28.57%) MySQL
11 10 (28.57%) EMC
11 10 (28.57%) NFS
12 9 (25.71%) Apache
12 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
12 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (25.71%) Banking
13 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
13 8 (22.86%) Brocade
13 8 (22.86%) Capacity Management
13 8 (22.86%) Firewall
13 8 (22.86%) HP

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited UNIX 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (25.71%) Apache
2 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) SAN
2 8 (22.86%) Firewall
3 7 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 7 (20.00%) LDAP
3 7 (20.00%) NAS
4 6 (17.14%) iSCSI
4 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.43%) DNS
5 4 (11.43%) SSH
5 4 (11.43%) FTP
6 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.86%) VLAN
6 1 (2.86%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) MySQL
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) OLTP
3 2 (5.71%) VLDB
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Legal
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Clustering
2 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (17.14%) Replication
4 4 (11.43%) HACMP
5 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 3 (8.57%) CLARiiON
5 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.71%) iSeries
6 2 (5.71%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) UNIX
2 26 (74.29%) Solaris
3 25 (71.43%) Linux
4 19 (54.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (31.43%) AIX
6 2 (5.71%) SUSE
6 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.71%) CentOS
7 1 (2.86%) HPUX
7 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
2 8 (22.86%) Capacity Management
3 7 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 7 (20.00%) Change Management
4 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
5 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) DevOps
6 4 (11.43%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) High Availability
7 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.71%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.86%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Perl
2 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
3 7 (20.00%) PHP
3 7 (20.00%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
5 5 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.86%) AWK
7 1 (2.86%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Sun Certification
1 5 (14.29%) SCSA
2 2 (5.71%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Veritas File System
2 12 (34.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 11 (31.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (28.57%) NFS
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (51.43%) NetBackup
2 7 (20.00%) Nagios
3 6 (17.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (17.14%) EMC Navisphere
4 5 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (11.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (11.43%) Puppet
5 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (8.57%) Control-M
6 3 (8.57%) OpenView
7 1 (2.86%) Legato
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Sun
2 21 (60.00%) Oracle
3 19 (54.29%) Veritas
4 18 (51.43%) Red Hat
5 10 (28.57%) EMC
6 8 (22.86%) HP
6 8 (22.86%) Brocade
7 7 (20.00%) IBM
8 6 (17.14%) Symantec
9 5 (14.29%) BMC
10 4 (11.43%) VMware
11 3 (8.57%) Dell
12 2 (5.71%) 3PAR
13 1 (2.86%) Compaq
13 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
13 1 (2.86%) JBoss