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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 102 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.43% 0.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £24,000 £28,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
1360 1260 1248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.84% 96.77% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1091 1110
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 -14 6 £24,000 -16.52%
UNIX Administrator
UK

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 10 (90.91%) Solaris
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) SLA
5 4 (36.36%) Apache
5 4 (36.36%) Veritas
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
6 3 (27.27%) CMDB
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
6 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) Middleware
7 2 (18.18%) Server Building
8 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (9.09%) RHEV
8 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
8 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 10 (90.91%) Solaris
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Server Building
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) RHEV
2 1 (9.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Veritas
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp