The median annual salary for a Unix Administrator was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 28 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 87 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.22% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £43,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.81% -  
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 Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 882 811 1452
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.71% 97.01% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3035 3479 6564
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,125 £22,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £62,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Unix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Unix Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Administrator in Milton Keynes

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Unix Administrator in Milton Keynes

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible