Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Unix Systems Administrator was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 258 249 293
Rank change year-on-year -9 +44 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 1 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.016% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.28% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 10
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +28.05% -31.67%
10th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £54,375
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +30.00% -23.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 6025 6469 8333
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 97.48% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4924 5494 7239
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Unix Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Unix Systems Administrator
South East

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle