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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 240 237 210
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 24 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.30% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 11
Average salary £32,778 £33,350 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.71% +3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
7325 7097 5565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.54% 95.61% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5924 5592 4446
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 31 March 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
West Yorkshire +12 22 £32,700 +9.00% 1
North Yorkshire +13 2 £35,000 -17.64%
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 57 (100.00%) UNIX
2 40 (70.18%) Linux
3 39 (68.42%) Solaris
4 29 (50.88%) Red Hat
5 26 (45.61%) SAN
5 26 (45.61%) Oracle
6 24 (42.11%) Shell Script
7 21 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (29.82%) ITIL
9 16 (28.07%) AIX
10 15 (26.32%) Perl
10 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
10 15 (26.32%) SLA
10 15 (26.32%) VMware
10 15 (26.32%) Puppet
11 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (24.56%) Debian
11 14 (24.56%) SUSE
12 13 (22.81%) Samba
13 12 (21.05%) NetBackup
13 12 (21.05%) Tomcat
13 12 (21.05%) Problem Management
14 11 (19.30%) Bash Shell
14 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (17.54%) Capacity Planning
15 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
15 10 (17.54%) NetApp
15 10 (17.54%) Firewall
16 9 (15.79%) IBM
16 9 (15.79%) CentOS

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 12 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.53%) IIS
3 5 (8.77%) Apache
4 3 (5.26%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (45.61%) SAN
2 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 10 (17.54%) Firewall
4 6 (10.53%) DNS
4 6 (10.53%) LDAP
5 3 (5.26%) DHCP
5 3 (5.26%) NAS
5 3 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) MySQL
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (5.26%) Ingres
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (1.75%) Finance
1 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) LAMP
2 3 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) CMDB
3 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.51%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) UNIX
2 40 (70.18%) Linux
3 39 (68.42%) Solaris
4 21 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (28.07%) AIX
6 14 (24.56%) SUSE
6 14 (24.56%) Debian
7 9 (15.79%) CentOS
8 2 (3.51%) HPUX
9 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) ITIL
2 12 (21.05%) Problem Management
3 10 (17.54%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 8 (14.04%) Performance Management
6 7 (12.28%) Integration Testing
6 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
7 6 (10.53%) DevOps
8 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.02%) Information Security
8 4 (7.02%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.26%) Service Management
10 2 (3.51%) Project Management
11 1 (1.75%) BCP
11 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity Planning
11 1 (1.75%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) Shell Script
2 15 (26.32%) Perl
3 11 (19.30%) Bash Shell
4 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.53%) PHP
6 3 (5.26%) Python
6 3 (5.26%) Ruby
6 3 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.32%) SLA
2 4 (7.02%) QA
System Software
1 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (22.81%) Samba
3 6 (10.53%) vSphere
4 3 (5.26%) NFS
5 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (26.32%) Puppet
2 12 (21.05%) NetBackup
3 6 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.53%) Salt
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) Red Hat
2 26 (45.61%) Oracle
3 15 (26.32%) VMware
4 10 (17.54%) NetApp
5 9 (15.79%) IBM
6 6 (10.53%) Cisco
6 6 (10.53%) Veritas
7 4 (7.02%) HP
8 3 (5.26%) Symantec
9 1 (1.75%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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