Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Unix Administrator was £61,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex 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 Administrator
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 141 169
Rank change year-on-year -7 +28 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.048% 0.33% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.34% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
West Sussex median annual salary £61,500 £54,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.33% -4.78% +53.33%
10th Percentile £60,750 £51,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £62,250 £60,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +26.83% -21.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 2007 2350 2595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 96.27% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2151 2280
West Sussex median annual salary £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Unix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Administrator in West Sussex

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Unix Administrator in West Sussex

Unix Administrator
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the West Sussex 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
Gatwick +14 1 £61,500 +6.03%
Unix Administrator
South East

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Sussex region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) OCP
1 1 (100.00%) OCA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) OCA
1 1 (100.00%) OCP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) GlusterFS
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) VMware