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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior UNIX Administrator
Rank 932 868 892
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Administrator 3 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.018% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.019% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 10
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% -2.91%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.88%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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
Top 3 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -58 1 £39,000 -22.00% 1
East of England - 1 £39,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £39,000 -

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 23 (100.00%) UNIX
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) Perl
3 15 (65.22%) Bash Shell
3 15 (65.22%) Puppet
4 14 (60.87%) RHCE
5 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (52.17%) Finance
6 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
6 11 (47.83%) Shell Script
6 11 (47.83%) Solaris
7 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle
9 6 (26.09%) SAN
10 5 (21.74%) Veritas
10 5 (21.74%) Sun
10 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
11 4 (17.39%) SUSE
11 4 (17.39%) Banking
11 4 (17.39%) Python
11 4 (17.39%) Kernel Tuning
12 3 (13.04%) Splunk
12 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (13.04%) Amazon S3
12 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (13.04%) Apache
12 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
12 3 (13.04%) HP
12 3 (13.04%) EMC

Senior UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon S3
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) NAS
3 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
3 2 (8.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) UNIX
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Solaris
3 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (17.39%) SUSE
5 1 (4.35%) Windows
5 1 (4.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
3 4 (17.39%) Kernel Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Perl
2 15 (65.22%) Bash Shell
3 11 (47.83%) Shell Script
4 4 (17.39%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) RHCE
2 3 (13.04%) Sun Certification
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) NFS
1 3 (13.04%) Samba
1 3 (13.04%) Sendmail
2 1 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Veritas File System
2 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (65.22%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (13.04%) Nagios
2 3 (13.04%) Ganglia
3 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.35%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) Veritas
3 5 (21.74%) Sun
4 3 (13.04%) Splunk
4 3 (13.04%) HP
4 3 (13.04%) EMC
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) BMC
6 1 (4.35%) VMware
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Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 30+ days ago