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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 232 239 226
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 31 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.016% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.017% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 1 8
Average salary £30,000 £46,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.48% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £46,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +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
6941 5845 5981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.67% 95.90% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5726 4585 5020
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 - 23 £30,000 - 3
North Yorkshire +10 8 £40,000 -13.97%
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 41 (100.00%) UNIX
2 31 (75.61%) Linux
3 29 (70.73%) Shell Script
4 28 (68.29%) SAN
4 28 (68.29%) Solaris
5 23 (56.10%) Red Hat
6 19 (46.34%) Oracle
7 18 (43.90%) Perl
8 15 (36.59%) ITIL
8 15 (36.59%) Samba
8 15 (36.59%) NetBackup
9 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
9 13 (31.71%) CentOS
9 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
10 12 (29.27%) SLA
10 12 (29.27%) AIX
10 12 (29.27%) NetApp
11 10 (24.39%) Debian
11 10 (24.39%) VMware
11 10 (24.39%) SUSE
11 10 (24.39%) Firewall
11 10 (24.39%) HP
11 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (24.39%) Puppet
12 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
12 9 (21.95%) DNS
12 9 (21.95%) Load Balancing
13 8 (19.51%) HPUX
14 7 (17.07%) Apache

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (17.07%) Apache
1 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.32%) Jetty
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (68.29%) SAN
2 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
3 10 (24.39%) Firewall
4 9 (21.95%) DNS
5 4 (9.76%) LDAP
5 4 (9.76%) NAS
6 3 (7.32%) Internet
6 3 (7.32%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Ingres
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) J2EE
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) HP StorageWorks
2 4 (9.76%) CMDB
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) UNIX
2 31 (75.61%) Linux
3 28 (68.29%) Solaris
4 13 (31.71%) CentOS
4 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (29.27%) AIX
6 10 (24.39%) SUSE
6 10 (24.39%) Debian
7 8 (19.51%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) Load Balancing
3 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (14.63%) Business Continuity
3 6 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.32%) Project Management
5 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.44%) BCP
6 1 (2.44%) DevOps
6 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) Shell Script
2 18 (43.90%) Perl
3 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
4 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.32%) Ruby
5 3 (7.32%) Java
5 3 (7.32%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) Samba
2 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) NFS
4 2 (4.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (36.59%) NetBackup
2 10 (24.39%) Puppet
3 2 (4.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.44%) Salt
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Red Hat
2 19 (46.34%) Oracle
3 12 (29.27%) NetApp
4 10 (24.39%) HP
4 10 (24.39%) VMware
5 5 (12.20%) IBM
6 3 (7.32%) Veritas
6 3 (7.32%) Symantec
7 2 (4.88%) EMC
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco
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