The median annual salary for a Unix Systems Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
UK / Scotland
Rank - 162 157
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.068% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.072% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £34,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% -3.75%  

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 2209 2782 2954
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.96% 94.82% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1364 1809 1832
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Unix Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Systems Administrator in Scotland

Unix Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Unix Systems Administrator in Scotland