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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 238 249 214
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 15 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 10
Average salary £33,139 £36,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.58% -23.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £28,200 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
6848 7078 5489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.26% 95.95% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5500 5617 4346
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 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 +3 14 £32,778 +9.26%
North Yorkshire +8 1 £35,000 -17.64%
UNIX Systems Administrator
England

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 34 (100.00%) UNIX
2 24 (70.59%) Linux
3 17 (50.00%) Solaris
4 16 (47.06%) Red Hat
5 15 (44.12%) SAN
5 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
6 14 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (38.24%) Oracle
8 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (29.41%) AIX
9 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
9 10 (29.41%) Shell Script
10 9 (26.47%) Firewall
10 9 (26.47%) Load Balancing
10 9 (26.47%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
11 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (23.53%) Problem Management
11 8 (23.53%) Puppet
11 8 (23.53%) Performance Management
11 8 (23.53%) SUSE
11 8 (23.53%) Debian
11 8 (23.53%) VMware
11 8 (23.53%) IBM
11 8 (23.53%) ITIL
11 8 (23.53%) Perl
12 6 (17.65%) PHP
12 6 (17.65%) MySQL
12 6 (17.65%) IIS
12 6 (17.65%) LDAP

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.65%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) Jetty
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) SAN
1 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
2 9 (26.47%) Firewall
3 6 (17.65%) LDAP
3 6 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) Internet
5 1 (2.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Ingres
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) LAMP
2 3 (8.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) CMDB
3 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) UNIX
2 24 (70.59%) Linux
3 17 (50.00%) Solaris
4 14 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (29.41%) AIX
6 8 (23.53%) SUSE
6 8 (23.53%) Debian
7 2 (5.88%) CentOS
8 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Load Balancing
1 9 (26.47%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (23.53%) Problem Management
2 8 (23.53%) Performance Management
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL
3 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
3 6 (17.65%) DevOps
4 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.82%) Service Management
5 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) BCP
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Shell Script
2 8 (23.53%) Perl
3 6 (17.65%) PHP
4 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.82%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) Ruby
6 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) vSphere
3 4 (11.76%) Samba
4 2 (5.88%) NFS
5 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Puppet
2 6 (17.65%) Salt
2 6 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (11.76%) NetBackup
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Red Hat
2 13 (38.24%) Oracle
3 8 (23.53%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) IBM
4 6 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (8.82%) HP
5 3 (8.82%) NetApp