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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior UNIX Administrator
Rank 892 916 858
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Administrator 12 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.003% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.004% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 17
Average salary £47,500 £44,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% -11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £48,900 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%

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
104512 113471 104451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85520 92371 86950
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top 21 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 5 May 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
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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 +53 12 £47,500 +6.74% 2
London +19 3 £67,500 +35.00%
East of England +16 3 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Cambridge - 2 £46,250 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £46,250 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £45,000 -
South East - 2 £57,500 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -5 1 £45,000 +15.38%
Leeds - 1 £34,000 -
St Albans - 1 £45,000 -
Staines - 1 £55,000 -
Telford - 1 £45,000 -
Windsor - 1 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £34,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £34,000 -
City of London - 1 £75,000 -

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) UNIX
2 20 (86.96%) Linux
3 13 (56.52%) Oracle
4 11 (47.83%) Solaris
4 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
5 10 (43.48%) Perl
6 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
7 8 (34.78%) HP
7 8 (34.78%) IBM
7 8 (34.78%) SAN
7 8 (34.78%) Symantec
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (30.43%) AIX
8 7 (30.43%) HPUX
8 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
9 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (26.09%) Python
10 5 (21.74%) DB2
10 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
10 5 (21.74%) Data Management
11 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
11 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (17.39%) vSphere
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
11 4 (17.39%) VMware
11 4 (17.39%) Finance
11 4 (17.39%) ITIL
12 3 (13.04%) Sybase
12 3 (13.04%) Java
12 3 (13.04%) JavaScript

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
1 3 (13.04%) Jetty
2 2 (8.70%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
2 8 (34.78%) SAN
3 3 (13.04%) Internet
3 3 (13.04%) DNS
3 3 (13.04%) LDAP
4 2 (8.70%) SMTP
4 2 (8.70%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) SSH
4 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
4 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) DB2
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) J2EE
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Clustering
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) HACMP
2 1 (4.35%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) UNIX
2 20 (86.96%) Linux
3 11 (47.83%) Solaris
4 7 (30.43%) AIX
4 7 (30.43%) HPUX
5 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (13.04%) SUSE
7 2 (8.70%) Debian
7 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Data Management
2 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.70%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (4.35%) Coaching
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
4 1 (4.35%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Perl
2 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
3 6 (26.09%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.04%) Ruby
5 3 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.70%) Korn
6 2 (8.70%) Bourne shell
6 2 (8.70%) C-shell
6 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) RHCE
1 2 (8.70%) Sun Certification
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (17.39%) vSphere
2 3 (13.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (13.04%) NFS
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (8.70%) XenApp
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (8.70%) BladeLogic
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.70%) Data Guard
2 2 (8.70%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
3 8 (34.78%) Symantec
3 8 (34.78%) IBM
3 8 (34.78%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) Veritas
5 3 (13.04%) Sybase
5 3 (13.04%) EMC
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) Sun
6 2 (8.70%) Brocade
6 2 (8.70%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.35%) NetApp
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago