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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 241 209 201
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 10 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.093% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.098% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 19
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
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
7021 5092 5589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.31% 94.49% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5535 4007 4588
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
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 1 September 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
West Yorkshire -32 9 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 28 (100.00%) UNIX
2 26 (92.86%) Red Hat
3 25 (89.29%) Linux
4 19 (67.86%) Solaris
5 18 (64.29%) Shell Script
6 16 (57.14%) SAN
7 14 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (46.43%) HP
8 13 (46.43%) Apache
8 13 (46.43%) HPUX
9 12 (42.86%) Oracle
10 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
10 11 (39.29%) DNS
11 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (28.57%) Firewall
11 8 (28.57%) Java
11 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
11 8 (28.57%) HP StorageWorks
11 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (28.57%) DevOps
11 8 (28.57%) Business Continuity
12 6 (21.43%) CentOS
13 5 (17.86%) Perl
14 4 (14.29%) ITIL
14 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
14 4 (14.29%) NetApp
14 4 (14.29%) Samba
15 3 (10.71%) Debian
15 3 (10.71%) VMware

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (46.43%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) SAN
2 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
2 11 (39.29%) DNS
3 8 (28.57%) Firewall
4 3 (10.71%) SSL
4 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Ingres
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) HP StorageWorks
2 3 (10.71%) Firmware
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) UNIX
2 25 (89.29%) Linux
3 19 (67.86%) Solaris
4 14 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (46.43%) HPUX
6 6 (21.43%) CentOS
7 3 (10.71%) SUSE
7 3 (10.71%) Debian
7 3 (10.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
1 8 (28.57%) DevOps
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Migration
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Shell Script
2 8 (28.57%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) Perl
4 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Samba
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Red Hat
2 13 (46.43%) HP
3 12 (42.86%) Oracle
4 4 (14.29%) NetApp
5 3 (10.71%) JBoss
5 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) Brocade
5 3 (10.71%) CA
6 2 (7.14%) Veritas
6 2 (7.14%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (3.57%) EMC