The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 187 - 176
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 23 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.48% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 6
Average salary £30,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.88% +5.88%
UNIX Systems 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
4667 4089 3879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.11% 95.54% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3804 3235 3273
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 £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
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 Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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 - 20 £30,000 -
Huddersfield - 3 £30,000 -
UNIX Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) UNIX
2 28 (84.85%) Linux
3 26 (78.79%) Shell Script
4 25 (75.76%) SAN
5 23 (69.70%) Solaris
5 23 (69.70%) Red Hat
6 18 (54.55%) Oracle
7 15 (45.45%) Samba
7 15 (45.45%) NetBackup
8 14 (42.42%) ITIL
9 13 (39.39%) CentOS
9 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (36.36%) Perl
10 12 (36.36%) AIX
10 12 (36.36%) NetApp
10 12 (36.36%) SLA
11 10 (30.30%) SUSE
11 10 (30.30%) Debian
11 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (30.30%) Puppet
11 10 (30.30%) VMware
12 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
12 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
13 8 (24.24%) HPUX
14 7 (21.21%) HP
14 7 (21.21%) Apache
15 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
15 6 (18.18%) Firewall
15 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (18.18%) Business Continuity

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.21%) Apache
2 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (75.76%) SAN
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 5 (15.15%) DNS
4 4 (12.12%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Ingres
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) HP StorageWorks
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) CMDB
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) UNIX
2 28 (84.85%) Linux
3 23 (69.70%) Solaris
4 13 (39.39%) CentOS
4 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (36.36%) AIX
6 10 (30.30%) SUSE
6 10 (30.30%) Debian
7 8 (24.24%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 6 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.03%) BCP
5 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.03%) DevOps
5 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Shell Script
2 12 (36.36%) Perl
3 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Samba
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.12%) NFS
4 2 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) NetBackup
2 10 (30.30%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.03%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Red Hat
2 18 (54.55%) Oracle
3 12 (36.36%) NetApp
4 10 (30.30%) VMware
5 7 (21.21%) HP
6 5 (15.15%) IBM
7 3 (9.09%) Veritas
7 3 (9.09%) Symantec
8 2 (6.06%) EMC
9 1 (3.03%) Cisco
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