The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 246 237 215
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 28 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.034% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.036% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 7
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
UNIX Systems 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
7322 5578 5574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.75% 95.89% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5931 4406 4629
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £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 Yorkshire

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Yorkshire

UNIX Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

UNIX Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

UNIX Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 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
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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 +3 23 £30,250 -28.82% 1
North Yorkshire - 5 £45,000 -
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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 39 (100.00%) UNIX
2 33 (84.62%) Shell Script
3 31 (79.49%) Solaris
4 30 (76.92%) Linux
5 29 (74.36%) SAN
6 24 (61.54%) Red Hat
7 19 (48.72%) Oracle
8 16 (41.03%) Perl
9 15 (38.46%) Samba
9 15 (38.46%) NetBackup
10 14 (35.90%) ITIL
10 14 (35.90%) HP
11 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 13 (33.33%) CentOS
11 13 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (30.77%) DNS
12 12 (30.77%) HPUX
12 12 (30.77%) SLA
12 12 (30.77%) NetApp
13 11 (28.21%) Apache
14 10 (25.64%) Firewall
14 10 (25.64%) Bash Shell
15 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
15 9 (23.08%) Puppet
15 9 (23.08%) Debian
15 9 (23.08%) VMware
15 9 (23.08%) SUSE
15 9 (23.08%) AIX
16 7 (17.95%) Tomcat

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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 11 (28.21%) Apache
2 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.69%) JBoss
4 1 (2.56%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (74.36%) SAN
2 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 12 (30.77%) DNS
4 10 (25.64%) Firewall
5 4 (10.26%) NAS
6 3 (7.69%) NetScaler
6 3 (7.69%) SSL
6 3 (7.69%) LDAP
6 3 (7.69%) DHCP
7 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Ingres
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) HP StorageWorks
2 4 (10.26%) CMDB
3 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.69%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) UNIX
2 31 (79.49%) Solaris
3 30 (76.92%) Linux
4 13 (33.33%) CentOS
4 13 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (30.77%) HPUX
6 9 (23.08%) AIX
6 9 (23.08%) SUSE
6 9 (23.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Business Continuity
2 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
2 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Project Management
5 3 (7.69%) Service Management
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (2.56%) DevOps
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) BCP
6 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) Shell Script
2 16 (41.03%) Perl
3 10 (25.64%) Bash Shell
4 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.13%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) Samba
2 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) NFS
4 3 (7.69%) Firmware
5 2 (5.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (38.46%) NetBackup
2 9 (23.08%) Puppet
3 2 (5.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 19 (48.72%) Oracle
3 14 (35.90%) HP
4 12 (30.77%) NetApp
5 9 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (7.69%) Brocade
6 3 (7.69%) AppDynamics
6 3 (7.69%) CA
6 3 (7.69%) Veritas
6 3 (7.69%) Symantec
7 2 (5.13%) EMC
7 2 (5.13%) IBM