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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 193 188 181
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 23 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.45% 0.051% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.054% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 6
Average salary £31,000 £42,500 £45,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.05% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
5013 3710 3575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.04% 95.47% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3016 2985
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -10 22 £30,500 -28.23% 1
Bradford - 2 £42,500 -
UNIX Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 32 (100.00%) UNIX
2 28 (87.50%) Linux
3 25 (78.13%) Shell Script
4 23 (71.88%) Red Hat
4 23 (71.88%) Solaris
5 21 (65.63%) SAN
6 17 (53.13%) Oracle
7 12 (37.50%) NetBackup
7 12 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (34.38%) Samba
8 11 (34.38%) HPUX
9 10 (31.25%) ITIL
9 10 (31.25%) Apache
9 10 (31.25%) HP
9 10 (31.25%) CentOS
10 9 (28.13%) Business Continuity
10 9 (28.13%) NetApp
10 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (28.13%) SLA
10 9 (28.13%) Perl
11 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 8 (25.00%) DNS
11 8 (25.00%) Firewall
11 8 (25.00%) Load Balancing
11 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (25.00%) HP StorageWorks
12 6 (18.75%) Puppet
12 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
12 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 10 (31.25%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) SAN
2 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (25.00%) DNS
2 8 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Ingres
General
1 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (3.13%) CMDB
2 1 (3.13%) Open Source
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) UNIX
2 28 (87.50%) Linux
3 23 (71.88%) Solaris
4 12 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (34.38%) HPUX
6 10 (31.25%) CentOS
7 6 (18.75%) Debian
7 6 (18.75%) SUSE
7 6 (18.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Business Continuity
2 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (12.50%) DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.13%) BCP
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) Shell Script
2 9 (28.13%) Perl
3 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 4 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Samba
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) NFS
4 2 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) NetBackup
2 6 (18.75%) Puppet
3 2 (6.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Red Hat
2 17 (53.13%) Oracle
3 10 (31.25%) HP
4 9 (28.13%) NetApp
5 6 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (9.38%) Symantec
6 3 (9.38%) Veritas
7 2 (6.25%) EMC
7 2 (6.25%) IBM
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