The median annual salary for a Unix Administrator was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix Administrator
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 - 119
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 5 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.26% - 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Median salary £55,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1870 2247 1965
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.69% 96.07% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1669 1621
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Unix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Administrator in Birmingham

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Administrator in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Unix Administrator in Birmingham

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Unix Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp