Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Unix Administrator was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 194 209
Rank change year-on-year +42 +15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.13% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £42,000 £45,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £66,000 £55,000 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -8.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2290 3358 4424
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.16% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1880 2516 3518
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,325 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Unix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Administrator in Reading over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix Administrator in Reading

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (33.33%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OLTP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Change Data Capture

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 1 (33.33%) Database Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
3 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VMware