The table below looks at the statistics for the Unix Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 240 242 226
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 12 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.32% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.32% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 19
Average salary £42,500 £32,739 £33,350
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.81% -1.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,050 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £48,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6105 7101 7230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.37% 98.04% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5061 5698 5702
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Unix Administrator Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Unix Administrator
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Administrator across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Unix Administrator Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Unix Administrator
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
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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
North Yorkshire +6 6 £27,500 -21.42%
West Yorkshire -6 6 £42,500 +29.96%
Unix Administrator
England

Unix Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the 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 31 (100.00%) Unix
2 17 (54.84%) Solaris
3 16 (51.61%) Linux
4 14 (45.16%) ITIL
4 14 (45.16%) Middleware
5 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
5 12 (38.71%) Oracle ZFS
5 12 (38.71%) Oracle
6 11 (35.48%) DNS
7 10 (32.26%) CMDB
8 9 (29.03%) Oracle Exadata
8 9 (29.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 9 (29.03%) HP
8 9 (29.03%) LDAP
8 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
9 8 (25.81%) Service Management
9 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
9 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
9 8 (25.81%) Finance
9 8 (25.81%) Client/Server
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
9 8 (25.81%) InfiniBand
9 8 (25.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (25.81%) iSCSI
9 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (22.58%) Degree
10 7 (22.58%) Server Building

Unix Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the 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 6 (19.35%) JBoss
1 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) DNS
2 9 (29.03%) LDAP
2 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.81%) InfiniBand
3 8 (25.81%) iSCSI
4 5 (16.13%) HTTP
5 3 (9.68%) SSL
6 2 (6.45%) DHCP
6 2 (6.45%) NAS
6 2 (6.45%) SAN
7 1 (3.23%) Internet
7 1 (3.23%) LAN
7 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle Exadata
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) Ingres
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Redis
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) Middleware
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (6.45%) LAMP
4 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) CMDB
2 8 (25.81%) Client/Server
2 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Unix
2 17 (54.84%) Solaris
3 16 (51.61%) Linux
4 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (19.35%) AIX
6 3 (9.68%) CentOS
6 3 (9.68%) Windows
7 1 (3.23%) HPUX
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Service Management
3 7 (22.58%) Server Building
4 4 (12.90%) High Availability
4 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.68%) BCP
5 3 (9.68%) ETL
6 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
2 7 (22.58%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (22.58%) Degree
3 7 (22.58%) HND
4 1 (3.23%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) NFS
1 3 (9.68%) Samba
1 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle ZFS
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (9.68%) NetBackup
3 3 (9.68%) Tivoli
4 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.45%) Puppet
5 1 (3.23%) Graphite
5 1 (3.23%) Nagios
5 1 (3.23%) Opsview
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle
2 9 (29.03%) HP
3 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.45%) NetApp
4 2 (6.45%) Veritas
5 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.23%) Sun
5 1 (3.23%) VMware