Period
to 29 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Unix Administrator was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 29 July 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
6 months to
29 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 - 140
Rank change year-on-year - +140 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 5 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.31% - 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 10
South Wales median annual salary £31,500 - £26,500
10th Percentile £28,400 - £19,250
90th Percentile £33,408 - £28,525
Wales median annual salary £31,500 - £26,500

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 1549 2275 2372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.54% 98.36% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1361 1989 2036
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

Unix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 29 July 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
Newport - 5 £31,500 -
Unix Administrator
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Google
3 3 (60.00%) SaaS
3 3 (60.00%) PaaS
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) G Suite
3 3 (60.00%) IaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) CentOS
4 2 (40.00%) Splunk
4 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (40.00%) PKI
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) G Suite
2 3 (60.00%) IaaS
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (40.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp