The median annual salary for a Unix Systems Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 262 276
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 0 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.030% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.031% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 17
Median salary - £58,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +38.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.62% -10.55%  

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 6051 6484 7998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.20% 96.19% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 5512 6599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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