The median annual salary for a Unix Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Unix Administrator
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 138 143
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.051% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.054% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Median salary - £80,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +68.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -18.88% +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1212 1836 2305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.35% 93.87% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1487 1577
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Unix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Administrator in Reading

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Unix Administrator in Reading

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Reading region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) DMARC
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Yahoo!
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Email Management
2 1 (50.00%) Records Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DMARC
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Email Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) Yahoo!
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 4 days ago