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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 190 207 204
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 15 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.33% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.29% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 12
Average salary £41,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £41,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +3.52%
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
4367 4874 4829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.21% 95.87% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3759 4033 3889
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Staines - 9 £37,000 -
Redhill 0 5 £60,000 -
UNIX Administrator
South East

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) UNIX
1 25 (100.00%) Solaris
2 22 (88.00%) Sun
3 18 (72.00%) Oracle
4 16 (64.00%) Linux
4 16 (64.00%) Red Hat
5 15 (60.00%) NetBackup
6 13 (52.00%) Oracle ZFS
7 12 (48.00%) AIX
7 12 (48.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (44.00%) Finance
8 11 (44.00%) ITIL
9 10 (40.00%) IBM
9 10 (40.00%) SAN
10 9 (36.00%) HACMP
10 9 (36.00%) HP
10 9 (36.00%) Change Management
10 9 (36.00%) VLDB
10 9 (36.00%) OLTP
10 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
10 9 (36.00%) LAN
10 9 (36.00%) WAN
10 9 (36.00%) Windows
10 9 (36.00%) VMware
10 9 (36.00%) Security Management
10 9 (36.00%) AS400
10 9 (36.00%) Brocade
10 9 (36.00%) LPAR
10 9 (36.00%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (36.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) SAN
2 9 (36.00%) LAN
2 9 (36.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) OLTP
1 9 (36.00%) VLDB
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) HACMP
1 9 (36.00%) AS400
1 9 (36.00%) LPAR
2 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Solaris
1 25 (100.00%) UNIX
2 16 (64.00%) Linux
3 12 (48.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (48.00%) AIX
4 9 (36.00%) Windows
4 9 (36.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (36.00%) Security Management
2 9 (36.00%) Change Management
2 9 (36.00%) Software Licensing
2 9 (36.00%) Patch Management
3 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 5 (20.00%) Benchmarking
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Logistics
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) Coaching
7 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) AWK
3 1 (4.00%) Korn
3 1 (4.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.00%) RHCE
2 1 (4.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SCSA
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Veritas File System
2 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 13 (52.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Sun
2 18 (72.00%) Oracle
3 16 (64.00%) Red Hat
4 10 (40.00%) IBM
5 9 (36.00%) HP
5 9 (36.00%) VMware
5 9 (36.00%) Brocade
6 6 (24.00%) Veritas
7 1 (4.00%) NetApp