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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 194 199 185
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 14 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.046% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.048% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 2
Average salary £31,750 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.97% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,100 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,900 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.70% +7.18%
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
4554 4129 3871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.39% 95.18% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3757 3243 3250
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Administrator across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

UNIX Administrator Salary Histogram 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 29 January 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 - 8 £36,000 -
Huddersfield - 5 £30,000 -
Bradford - 1 £35,000 -
UNIX Administrator
Yorkshire

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 68 (100.00%) UNIX
2 62 (91.18%) Linux
3 55 (80.88%) Solaris
4 53 (77.94%) Red Hat
5 45 (66.18%) Shell Script
6 43 (63.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (60.29%) SAN
8 28 (41.18%) Puppet
8 28 (41.18%) CentOS
9 27 (39.71%) NetApp
9 27 (39.71%) Veritas
9 27 (39.71%) Perl
10 24 (35.29%) Symantec
11 22 (32.35%) IBM
11 22 (32.35%) HPUX
11 22 (32.35%) Apache
12 21 (30.88%) Oracle
13 17 (25.00%) EMC
13 17 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 17 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 15 (22.06%) Git (software)
14 15 (22.06%) NetBackup
14 15 (22.06%) Samba
15 14 (20.59%) ITIL
15 14 (20.59%) AIX
16 13 (19.12%) VMware
17 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (17.65%) Debian
17 12 (17.65%) SUSE
17 12 (17.65%) SLA

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 22 (32.35%) Apache
2 6 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.41%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (60.29%) SAN
2 6 (8.82%) Firewall
2 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.88%) NAS
4 3 (4.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.41%) Ingres
2 3 (4.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Open Source
2 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (1.47%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) UNIX
2 62 (91.18%) Linux
3 55 (80.88%) Solaris
4 43 (63.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (41.18%) CentOS
6 22 (32.35%) HPUX
7 14 (20.59%) AIX
8 12 (17.65%) Debian
8 12 (17.65%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) ITIL
2 8 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (8.82%) Load Balancing
4 5 (7.35%) Problem Management
4 5 (7.35%) Performance Management
5 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.41%) DevOps
6 3 (4.41%) Project Management
7 1 (1.47%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.47%) BCP
7 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.47%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 45 (66.18%) Shell Script
2 27 (39.71%) Perl
3 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
3 9 (13.24%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 15 (22.06%) Samba
3 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (5.88%) NFS
5 3 (4.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (41.18%) Puppet
2 17 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 15 (22.06%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.88%) Data Guard
5 3 (4.41%) Salt
5 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (77.94%) Red Hat
2 27 (39.71%) NetApp
2 27 (39.71%) Veritas
3 24 (35.29%) Symantec
4 22 (32.35%) IBM
5 21 (30.88%) Oracle
6 17 (25.00%) EMC
7 13 (19.12%) VMware
8 9 (13.24%) HP
9 3 (4.41%) Cisco