The median annual salary for a Unix Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 29 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
England / North West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 226 257
Rank change year-on-year -37 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.015% 0.036% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.037% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £33,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.38%  
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6612 5478 6233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.41% 97.79% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20848 19393 22584
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Unix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Administrator in the North West

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Unix Administrator in the North West

Unix Administrator
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 1 - -
Unix Administrator
England

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) NFS
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) IDERA
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Informix
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Informix
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) KVM
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) IDERA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle