The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 185 206 178
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 21 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 8
Average salary £32,739 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.13% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £28,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UNIX Administrator
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4681 4891 3772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.32% 96.22% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3673 3987 3018
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UNIX Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UNIX Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

UNIX Administrator
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UNIX Administrator Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

UNIX Administrator
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator within the West Yorkshire 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
Leeds +13 18 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Huddersfield - 3 £34,500 -
UNIX Administrator
Yorkshire

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 36 (100.00%) UNIX
2 24 (66.67%) Linux
3 22 (61.11%) Solaris
4 19 (52.78%) Oracle
4 19 (52.78%) Red Hat
5 16 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (41.67%) Problem Management
6 15 (41.67%) SAN
7 12 (33.33%) SLA
8 11 (30.56%) AIX
8 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (27.78%) Puppet
9 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
9 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
10 9 (25.00%) SUSE
10 9 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (25.00%) Debian
10 9 (25.00%) VMware
11 8 (22.22%) Performance Management
11 8 (22.22%) IBM
11 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
12 7 (19.44%) ITIL
12 7 (19.44%) QA
12 7 (19.44%) Asset Management
12 7 (19.44%) Information Security
13 6 (16.67%) LAMP
13 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
13 6 (16.67%) vSphere
13 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 6 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) SAN
2 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) Ingres
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) UNIX
2 24 (66.67%) Linux
3 22 (61.11%) Solaris
4 16 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (30.56%) AIX
6 9 (25.00%) SUSE
6 9 (25.00%) Debian
7 3 (8.33%) CentOS
8 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Problem Management
2 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 9 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 7 (19.44%) ITIL
5 7 (19.44%) Information Security
5 7 (19.44%) Asset Management
6 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 6 (16.67%) DevOps
7 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.78%) BCP
8 1 (2.78%) Project Management
8 1 (2.78%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
2 6 (16.67%) PHP
3 3 (8.33%) Perl
3 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) SLA
2 7 (19.44%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) vSphere
2 6 (16.67%) Samba
3 2 (5.56%) NFS
4 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Puppet
2 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (16.67%) Salt
3 5 (13.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Oracle
1 19 (52.78%) Red Hat
2 9 (25.00%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) IBM
4 6 (16.67%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) NetApp
6 2 (5.56%) Veritas
7 1 (2.78%) Symantec
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