The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank - 221 209
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 0 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.074% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.077% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 19
Median salary - £43,250 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.70%
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £42,875 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+15.45% -2.55%
Unix Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5545 5187 5391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.92% 96.38% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4394 4329 4506
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Unix Administrator Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) LEMP Stack

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet