The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Unix Administrator
Rank 870 924 945
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Unix Administrator 7 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.032% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.033% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 23
Median salary £49,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £41,250 £47,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.61%

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
87588 102541 110850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72774 85459 91721
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Senior Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Unix Administrator in the job title.

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 5 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior Unix Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Unix Administrator
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Unix Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +50 7 £49,500 -17.50% 3
South East +62 4 £49,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £49,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £49,500 -
London +51 3 £77,500 +29.16% 2
City of London +12 1 £77,500 +34.78% 2

Senior Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Senior Unix Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
3 6 (60.00%) Failover Clustering
3 6 (60.00%) InfiniBand
3 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (60.00%) High Availability
3 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
3 6 (60.00%) MATLAB
3 6 (60.00%) Clustering
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (60.00%) ANSYS
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (60.00%) Use Case
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Ansible
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (20.00%) BMC
6 2 (20.00%) Veritas
6 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (10.00%) CentOS
7 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (10.00%) Sun
7 1 (10.00%) Solaris
7 1 (10.00%) Data Security

Senior Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) InfiniBand
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Clustering
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (60.00%) High Availability
1 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (60.00%) MATLAB
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) ANSYS
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) BMC
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (10.00%) Sun
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, life insurance
Posted: 6 days ago