The median annual salary for a Unix Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Scotland 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
UK > Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 155 168
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.037% 0.10% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.11% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median annual salary - £37,500 -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2555 2761 3007
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.04% 96.50% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6348 5484 7185
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

Unix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Administrator in Scotland

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Unix Administrator in Scotland

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) RHEV
1 1 (100.00%) Rundeck
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Delivery

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Rundeck
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat