The table below looks at the statistics 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior UNIX Administrator
Rank 865 873 881
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Administrator 25 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.026% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.027% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 10
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +38.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 October 2014 within the UK.

Senior UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top 14 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 October 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
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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 +12 24 £52,500 -19.23% 2
London +3 14 £85,000 +30.76% 2
West Yorkshire - 5 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 5 £42,500 -
Leeds - 5 £42,500 -
City of London +20 4 - - 1
South East -11 3 £53,000 +11.57%
Surrey -6 2 £53,000 +11.57%
East of England - 2 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £47,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £41,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £41,500 -

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 41 (100.00%) UNIX
2 31 (75.61%) Linux
3 29 (70.73%) Solaris
4 28 (68.29%) Perl
5 25 (60.98%) Red Hat
6 20 (48.78%) IBM
7 19 (46.34%) SAN
8 18 (43.90%) CentOS
9 17 (41.46%) Shell Script
10 16 (39.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (31.71%) Veritas
11 13 (31.71%) ITIL
12 12 (29.27%) EMC
12 12 (29.27%) HP
12 12 (29.27%) Ubuntu
12 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
13 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
13 11 (26.83%) Oracle
14 10 (24.39%) MySQL
14 10 (24.39%) DNS
15 9 (21.95%) NetApp
15 9 (21.95%) VMware
15 9 (21.95%) Puppet
16 8 (19.51%) NAS
16 8 (19.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 8 (19.51%) Symantec
16 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
16 8 (19.51%) Dell
16 8 (19.51%) Apache
17 7 (17.07%) LDAP

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 8 (19.51%) Apache
2 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.88%) Drupal
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) SAN
2 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
3 10 (24.39%) DNS
4 8 (19.51%) NAS
5 7 (17.07%) LDAP
6 6 (14.63%) FTP
7 4 (9.76%) iSCSI
7 4 (9.76%) Firewall
8 2 (4.88%) HTTP
9 1 (2.44%) BGP
9 1 (2.44%) Internet
9 1 (2.44%) LAN
9 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Middleware
1 3 (7.32%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (7.32%) Hedge funds
1 3 (7.32%) AS400
1 3 (7.32%) iSeries
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) BBC
3 1 (2.44%) Statistics
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
3 1 (2.44%) Wiki
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) UNIX
2 31 (75.61%) Linux
3 29 (70.73%) Solaris
4 18 (43.90%) CentOS
5 16 (39.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (29.27%) Ubuntu
7 5 (12.20%) HPUX
8 4 (9.76%) AIX
9 3 (7.32%) SUSE
9 3 (7.32%) Windows
10 1 (2.44%) Debian
10 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Project Management
3 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (7.32%) Service Management
3 3 (7.32%) Change Management
3 3 (7.32%) Time Management
3 3 (7.32%) Resource Management
4 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.44%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.44%) Coaching
5 1 (2.44%) High Availability
5 1 (2.44%) Change Control
5 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Migration
5 1 (2.44%) IT Governance
5 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) Perl
2 17 (41.46%) Shell Script
3 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
4 6 (14.63%) Python
5 4 (9.76%) Bourne shell
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby
6 2 (4.88%) Korn
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
6 2 (4.88%) C
6 2 (4.88%) Java
6 2 (4.88%) sed
7 1 (2.44%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (7.32%) IBM Certification
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.44%) Xen
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Puppet
2 6 (14.63%) NetBackup
3 5 (12.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (9.76%) Nagios
5 2 (4.88%) Capistrano
5 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Red Hat
2 20 (48.78%) IBM
3 13 (31.71%) Veritas
4 12 (29.27%) EMC
4 12 (29.27%) HP
5 11 (26.83%) Oracle
6 9 (21.95%) NetApp
6 9 (21.95%) VMware
7 8 (19.51%) Symantec
7 8 (19.51%) Dell
8 6 (14.63%) Sun
9 4 (9.76%) F5
10 3 (7.32%) 3PAR
10 3 (7.32%) Reuters
10 3 (7.32%) Cisco
11 1 (2.44%) Remedy
11 1 (2.44%) CommVault
11 1 (2.44%) Hitachi
11 1 (2.44%) Brocade
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