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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Administrator
Rank 200 206 208
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 15 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.32% 0.11% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.11% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 17
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.11%
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
4509 4400 5306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.51% 94.58% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3834 3579 4640
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 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 December 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
Redhill -10 1 £62,000 +12.72%
Staines - 1 £36,000 -
UNIX Administrator
South East

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (100.00%) UNIX
2 26 (78.79%) Solaris
3 23 (69.70%) Linux
4 22 (66.67%) Sun
5 20 (60.61%) Oracle
6 17 (51.52%) Veritas
7 16 (48.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (45.45%) Shell Script
8 15 (45.45%) NetBackup
9 14 (42.42%) AIX
10 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
11 12 (36.36%) Finance
12 11 (33.33%) SAN
13 10 (30.30%) Perl
13 10 (30.30%) HP
13 10 (30.30%) Clustering
13 10 (30.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 9 (27.27%) IBM
14 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (24.24%) MySQL
15 8 (24.24%) LDAP
15 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
15 8 (24.24%) Apache
15 8 (24.24%) HACMP
15 8 (24.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 7 (21.21%) Project Management
16 7 (21.21%) DevOps
17 6 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
17 6 (18.18%) DNS
17 6 (18.18%) Puppet

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (24.24%) Apache
2 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.12%) Apache Solr
3 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) SAN
2 8 (24.24%) LDAP
2 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
3 6 (18.18%) DNS
4 4 (12.12%) Firewall
5 3 (9.09%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.03%) VLAN
6 1 (3.03%) LAN
6 1 (3.03%) WAN
6 1 (3.03%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) OLTP
2 2 (6.06%) VLDB
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Legal
4 3 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Clustering
2 8 (24.24%) HACMP
3 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
5 3 (9.09%) AS400
6 2 (6.06%) iSeries
6 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (3.03%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) UNIX
2 26 (78.79%) Solaris
3 23 (69.70%) Linux
4 16 (48.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (42.42%) AIX
6 2 (6.06%) Windows
6 2 (6.06%) SUSE
6 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.06%) CentOS
7 1 (3.03%) HPUX
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (21.21%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) DevOps
3 6 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL
6 1 (3.03%) BCP
6 1 (3.03%) Security Management
6 1 (3.03%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (3.03%) Logistics
6 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.03%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Shell Script
2 10 (30.30%) Perl
3 4 (12.12%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) Bourne shell
4 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) AWK
5 1 (3.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) IBM Certification
1 2 (6.06%) RHCSA
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (24.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (18.18%) NFS
4 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) Veritas File System
5 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) NetBackup
2 6 (18.18%) Puppet
2 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (12.12%) OpenView
3 4 (12.12%) Control-M
4 2 (6.06%) Nagios
5 1 (3.03%) Legato
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Sun
2 20 (60.61%) Oracle
3 17 (51.52%) Veritas
4 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
5 10 (30.30%) HP
6 9 (27.27%) IBM
7 5 (15.15%) VMware
8 4 (12.12%) Dell
9 3 (9.09%) EMC
10 2 (6.06%) Symantec
10 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
11 1 (3.03%) Brocade
11 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
11 1 (3.03%) Compaq