The median annual salary for a Unix Systems Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
England / East of England
Rank - 259 263
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 0 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.082% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.085% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 10
Median salary - £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.15% -5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5868 7083 7192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.06% 96.24% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4689 5722 5787
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Unix Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Unix Systems Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Systems Administrator in the East of England

Unix Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Unix Systems Administrator in the East of England

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Unix Systems 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 East of England region featuring Unix Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) pfSense
1 3 (100.00%) iptables
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) iptables
1 3 (100.00%) pfSense
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) VMware