The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 202 210 220
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 4 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.087% 0.17% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.18% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £47,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UNIX Systems 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
4372 5028 5105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 94.76% 95.43% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3638 4112 4057
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UNIX Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Surrey

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) UNIX
2 14 (93.33%) Solaris
3 13 (86.67%) Oracle
3 13 (86.67%) Sun
4 10 (66.67%) NetBackup
5 9 (60.00%) Veritas
6 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
6 8 (53.33%) Linux
7 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) HACMP
8 3 (20.00%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) AIX
8 3 (20.00%) SAN
9 2 (13.33%) OpenView
9 2 (13.33%) Control-M
9 2 (13.33%) Symantec
9 2 (13.33%) Project Management
9 2 (13.33%) Apache
9 2 (13.33%) Perl
9 2 (13.33%) MySQL
9 2 (13.33%) LDAP
9 2 (13.33%) NFS
9 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 2 (13.33%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) IBM
9 2 (13.33%) Clustering
9 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (13.33%) Management Information System

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) HACMP
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) LPAR
3 1 (6.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) UNIX
2 14 (93.33%) Solaris
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (20.00%) AIX
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Project Management
1 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 1 (6.67%) Software Licensing
2 1 (6.67%) Security Management
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) Time Management
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) NFS
1 2 (13.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) OpenView
2 2 (13.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
1 13 (86.67%) Sun
2 9 (60.00%) Veritas
3 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 2 (13.33%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) Brocade
6 1 (6.67%) Dell