The median annual salary for a Unix Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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

Unix Administrator
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 97
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - - 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £23,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +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 South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 812 1178 1162
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 96.78% 98.58% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 702 1013 1019
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Unix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Administrator in South Wales

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Unix Administrator in South Wales

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 South Wales region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) LPAR
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Legal

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware