Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Unix Administrator was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

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

Senior Unix Administrator
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 522 601 651
Rank change year-on-year +79 +50 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Unix Administrator 11 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.038% 0.020% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.020% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 0
South East median annual salary £60,000 £49,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% - -
England median annual salary £60,000 £49,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +21.21% -10.00% +12.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 27970 34549 40797
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.93% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23330 29093 33847
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,400
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Senior Unix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Unix Administrator in the South East

Senior Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Unix Administrator in the South East

Senior Unix Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Unix Administrator in the South East over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Unix Administrator in the South East

Senior Unix Administrator
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Unix Administrator within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 8 £60,000 -
Kent - 2 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £61,500 -
Senior Unix Administrator
England

Senior Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, Senior 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 South East region featuring Senior Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Unix
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Satellite
2 9 (81.82%) GlusterFS
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle ZFS
2 9 (81.82%) NetBackup
2 9 (81.82%) Business Continuity
2 9 (81.82%) CentOS
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (81.82%) Management Information System
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Solaris
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 9 (81.82%) Sun
2 9 (81.82%) HP
2 9 (81.82%) Veritas
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (9.09%) RHCSA
4 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (9.09%) Bourne shell
4 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade

Senior Unix Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (81.82%) CentOS
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Business Continuity
1 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) AWK
1 1 (9.09%) Bourne shell
1 1 (9.09%) Korn
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) OCA
1 1 (9.09%) OCP
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (9.09%) RHCE
1 1 (9.09%) RHCSA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) GlusterFS
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) NetBackup
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle ZFS
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) HP
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
1 9 (81.82%) Sun
1 9 (81.82%) Veritas
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) StorageTek