The median annual salary for a Unix Systems Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 28 March 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 205
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey - - 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.95% +4.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2717 4121 4411
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.31% 97.63% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 3534 3650
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Systems Administrator in Surrey

Unix Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Unix Systems Administrator in Surrey

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Surrey region featuring Unix Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Solaris
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (50.00%) OLTP
3 5 (50.00%) VLDB
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (50.00%) Veritas
3 5 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) EFT
5 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) OLTP
1 5 (50.00%) VLDB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) Veritas
3 3 (30.00%) VMware