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

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Administrator
Rank 235 234 207
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Administrator 10 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.31% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 9
Average salary £38,798 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.71% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.98% -
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
6629 6880 5103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.17% 96.16% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5443 5476 4010
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 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 2015.

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 29 June 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
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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
West Yorkshire +7 8 £34,000 -20.00%
South Yorkshire -8 2 £60,000 +79.91%
UNIX Administrator
England

UNIX Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 33 (100.00%) UNIX
2 23 (69.70%) Solaris
3 21 (63.64%) Linux
4 19 (57.58%) Oracle
5 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 12 (36.36%) Problem Management
6 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery
6 10 (30.30%) SLA
7 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
8 8 (24.24%) MySQL
8 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (21.21%) ITIL
9 7 (21.21%) AIX
9 7 (21.21%) SAN
9 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (21.21%) Firewall
9 7 (21.21%) Asset Management
9 7 (21.21%) Information Security
9 7 (21.21%) QA
10 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
10 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
10 6 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (15.15%) Puppet
11 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (15.15%) vSphere
11 5 (15.15%) DevOps
11 5 (15.15%) Salt
11 5 (15.15%) PHP

UNIX Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 5 (15.15%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.21%) SAN
2 7 (21.21%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) LDAP
4 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) LAMP
2 3 (9.09%) XML
2 3 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) UNIX
2 23 (69.70%) Solaris
3 21 (63.64%) Linux
4 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (21.21%) AIX
6 5 (15.15%) SUSE
6 5 (15.15%) Debian
7 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Problem Management
2 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery
3 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 7 (21.21%) Information Security
3 7 (21.21%) Asset Management
4 6 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (15.15%) DevOps
5 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.03%) BCP
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 5 (15.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) SLA
2 7 (21.21%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (15.15%) vSphere
2 2 (6.06%) NFS
2 2 (6.06%) Samba
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
1 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (15.15%) Salt
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Oracle
2 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 5 (15.15%) VMware
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco
3 5 (15.15%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) NetApp