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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 248 244 208
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 2 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.029% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £31,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +0.88%
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
6668 6815 5003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.64% 96.43% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5477 5405 3916
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 £22,733
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
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 31 July 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 +4 1 £31,500 -25.88% 1
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) UNIX
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Solaris
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle
5 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
5 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (29.41%) SAN
7 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
7 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
7 4 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (23.53%) Debian
8 3 (17.65%) VMware
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
8 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
8 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
8 3 (17.65%) Puppet
8 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (17.65%) DevOps
8 3 (17.65%) Salt
8 3 (17.65%) vSphere
8 3 (17.65%) AIX
8 3 (17.65%) IIS

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Ingres
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) UNIX
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Solaris
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Debian
6 3 (17.65%) SUSE
6 3 (17.65%) AIX
7 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) BCP
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Line Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (17.65%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) NFS
2 2 (11.76%) Samba
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
1 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (17.65%) Salt
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
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