Period
to 23 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Unix Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

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

Unix Administrator
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 270 302 -
Rank change year-on-year +32 - +332
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 11 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.060% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.061% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 0
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 7,069 9,773 10,501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.20% 97.61% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,818 8,327 9,028
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -

Unix Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Administrator in Yorkshire

Unix Administrator
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Unix Administrator in Yorkshire

Unix Administrator
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Administrator in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Unix Administrator in Yorkshire

Unix Administrator
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2019. 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
North Yorkshire - 10 £42,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +34 1 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Unix Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, Unix Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
3 9 (81.82%) AIX
3 9 (81.82%) HPUX
4 6 (54.55%) Solaris
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
6 3 (27.27%) Internet
6 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (27.27%) Firmware
6 3 (27.27%) LDAP
6 3 (27.27%) SMTP
6 3 (27.27%) HTTP
6 3 (27.27%) NFS
6 3 (27.27%) SNMP
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) SSL
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
6 3 (27.27%) SSH
6 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (27.27%) Network Management
6 3 (27.27%) Storage Management
6 3 (27.27%) High Availability
6 3 (27.27%) Change Control
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
1 3 (27.27%) SMTP
1 3 (27.27%) SNMP
1 3 (27.27%) SSH
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) AIX
3 9 (81.82%) HPUX
4 6 (54.55%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
1 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (27.27%) Change Control
1 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
1 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
1 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (27.27%) High Availability
1 3 (27.27%) Network Management
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (27.27%) Storage Management
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CGEIT
1 1 (9.09%) CISA
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) CRISC
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) GDPR
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
1 3 (27.27%) NFS
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 1 (9.09%) F5
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft