Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Unix Linux Systems Administrator was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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

Unix/Linux System Administrator
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 - 341
Rank change year-on-year - +341 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Linux Systems Administrator 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.091% - 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% - 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 - £30,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -1.96%

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 8,478 9,774 10,969
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.50% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7,008 8,200 9,117
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Linux Systems Administrator in Yorkshire

Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Unix Linux Systems Administrator in Yorkshire

Unix Linux Systems 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 Linux Systems Administrator within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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 - 8 £47,500 - 1
Unix Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, Unix Linux Systems 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 Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) AIX
2 6 (75.00%) HPUX
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
2 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) REXX
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning

Unix Linux Systems 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) AIX
2 6 (75.00%) HPUX
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Change Control
1 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) High Availability
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (12.50%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) REXX
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware