A UNIX System Administrator earns an average salary of £39,998 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

£31,743 - £48,936
£32K
£40K
£49K
MEDIAN: £39,998
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90%

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£0£17K£34K£51K
Salary
£31,743 - £48,936  
   
Bonus
£2,948  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£31,743 - £49,077  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Key Stats for UNIX System Administrator

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
33%
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Experience Affects UNIX System Administrator Salaries

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
₤41,000

Experienced
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼25%

Skills That Affect UNIX System Administrator Salaries

Linux
▲2%

National Average
₤41,000

▼8%

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 44%
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