The median annual salary for a Unix Administrator was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Administrator
South East / West Sussex
Rank 97 - 97
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.20% - 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £57,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -18.88% +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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 Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1009 1083 1087
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.44% 97.30% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 923 977 936
Median salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Unix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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 3 months to 23 March 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
Gatwick - 2 £57,500 -
Unix Administrator
South East

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Korn
2 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Games
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) AIX
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Online Games
4 3 (37.50%) Brocade
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (37.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (37.50%) GlusterFS
4 3 (37.50%) Sun
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
4 3 (37.50%) SAN

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) OLTP
1 1 (12.50%) VLDB
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Online Games
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) QMS
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) Server Hardening
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Korn
1 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) AWK
3 2 (25.00%) Bourne shell
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) OCA
1 2 (25.00%) OCP
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (25.00%) RHCE
1 2 (25.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) GlusterFS
1 3 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (37.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Brocade
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) StorageTek
3 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 3 (37.50%) Veritas
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) VMware