The median annual salary for a Senior Unix Systems Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Senior Unix System Administrator
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 240 219
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Unix Systems Administrator 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.016% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.017% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary - £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +44.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4643 5951 4904
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.91% 96.31% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3856 4831 4194
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Unix Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Unix Systems Administrator in the West Midlands

Senior Unix Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Unix Systems Administrator in the West Midlands