The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 101 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.072% 0.082% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.085% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £23,000 £27,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% -1.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UNIX Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1319 1176 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.37% 96.71% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 986 1104
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

UNIX Administrator
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the Wales region.

UNIX Administrator Salary Trend in Wales

UNIX Administrator
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(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
South Wales -7 1 £23,000 -16.36% 3
UNIX Administrator
UK

UNIX Administrator
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 UNIX Administrator in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Welsh Language
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) tcpdump
2 3 (75.00%) iptables
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
2 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) Nessus
2 3 (75.00%) Nmap
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 UNIX Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) tcpdump
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Welsh Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) iptables
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) Nessus
1 3 (75.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + 30 days a/l, Flexitime, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £24500 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago