The median annual salary for a Unix Systems Administrator was £31,663 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 - 99
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.28% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £31,663 - £21,750
90% offered a salary of more than £31,533 - £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,793 - £22,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% -14.44%  

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 695 1108 1221
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.48% 98.23% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 598 970 1040
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Unix Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Systems Administrator in South Wales

Unix Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Unix Systems Administrator in South Wales

Unix Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 2 £31,663 -
Unix Systems Administrator
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Unix Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) G Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Unix Systems 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) G Suite
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp