The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior UNIX Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior UNIX Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior UNIX Administrator
Rank 877 869 854
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Administrator 16 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.010% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.011% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 22
Average salary £45,000 £53,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% +33.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108763 102557 112445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.28% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88869 85119 96467
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Senior UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior UNIX Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Administrator within the UK.

Senior UNIX Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Senior UNIX Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Administrator over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 within the UK.

Senior UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 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
England -26 14 £45,000 -15.88%
Cambridgeshire +11 8 £45,000 +16.88%
Cambridge +4 8 £45,000 -
East of England -7 8 £45,000 +16.88%
London -34 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Glasgow - 2 £47,500 -
Scotland - 2 £47,500 -

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior UNIX Administrator in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) UNIX
2 16 (84.21%) Red Hat
3 14 (73.68%) Solaris
4 13 (68.42%) Perl
5 11 (57.89%) Oracle
5 11 (57.89%) ITIL
5 11 (57.89%) HP
5 11 (57.89%) Bash Shell
6 10 (52.63%) MySQL
6 10 (52.63%) Linux
7 9 (47.37%) CentOS
8 8 (42.11%) Dell
8 8 (42.11%) IBM
8 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
8 8 (42.11%) Ubuntu
9 6 (31.58%) SAN
10 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (21.05%) VMware
11 4 (21.05%) Sun
12 3 (15.79%) EMC
12 3 (15.79%) RHCE
12 3 (15.79%) Sun Certification
12 3 (15.79%) Veritas
12 3 (15.79%) Python
12 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
12 3 (15.79%) Puppet
13 2 (10.53%) Drupal
13 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
13 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
13 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior UNIX Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) LDAP
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) FTP
3 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) UNIX
2 14 (73.68%) Solaris
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) CentOS
5 8 (42.11%) Ubuntu
6 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (10.53%) Windows
8 1 (5.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Perl
2 11 (57.89%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.79%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Bourne shell
4 2 (10.53%) sed
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
4 2 (10.53%) Korn
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) RHCE
1 3 (15.79%) Sun Certification
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Xen
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) Capistrano
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Red Hat
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 11 (57.89%) HP
3 8 (42.11%) Dell
3 8 (42.11%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Sun
5 3 (15.79%) EMC
5 3 (15.79%) Veritas
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) Symantec
7 1 (5.26%) Hitachi