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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 196 202 208
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 12 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 7
Average salary £57,500 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,850 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
4332 4653 4805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.46% 95.49% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3608 3755 3804
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Redhill - 2 £60,000 -
Staines - 1 £55,000 -
UNIX Administrator
South East

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 28 (100.00%) UNIX
2 25 (89.29%) Solaris
3 21 (75.00%) Oracle
4 20 (71.43%) Sun
5 18 (64.29%) Linux
6 15 (53.57%) Veritas
6 15 (53.57%) NetBackup
7 11 (39.29%) Shell Script
7 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
8 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (25.00%) AIX
10 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (21.43%) Finance
11 5 (17.86%) Project Management
11 5 (17.86%) HACMP
11 5 (17.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (14.29%) HP
12 4 (14.29%) SAN
12 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 4 (14.29%) Perl
12 4 (14.29%) Apache
12 4 (14.29%) Symantec
12 4 (14.29%) Clustering
12 4 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 3 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (10.71%) VMware
13 3 (10.71%) LDAP
13 3 (10.71%) MySQL
13 3 (10.71%) ITIL
13 3 (10.71%) DNS

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 4 (14.29%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) LDAP
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) OLTP
2 2 (7.14%) VLDB
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) HACMP
2 4 (14.29%) Clustering
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) LPAR
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) AS400
5 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) UNIX
2 25 (89.29%) Solaris
3 18 (64.29%) Linux
4 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (25.00%) AIX
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Windows
7 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.14%) Benchmarking
4 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Coaching
5 1 (3.57%) Software Licensing
5 1 (3.57%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Shell Script
2 4 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (10.71%) NFS
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (53.57%) NetBackup
2 3 (10.71%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.14%) OpenView
3 2 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Oracle
2 20 (71.43%) Sun
3 15 (53.57%) Veritas
4 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
5 4 (14.29%) Symantec
5 4 (14.29%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) VMware
7 2 (7.14%) Brocade
7 2 (7.14%) IBM
8 1 (3.57%) Dell
8 1 (3.57%) NetApp