The average salary for a Mid-Career Sr. Unix System Administrator is Rs 850,981 per year.

Rs 506,210 - Rs 1,262,731
Rs 510K
Rs 830K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 829,732
Rs 0Rs 1M
Salary Rs 506,210 - Rs 1,262,731
Bonus Rs 0.00 - Rs 102,409
Profit Sharing Rs 20,000
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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).
Rs 513,491 - Rs 1,290,457
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 144

Job Description for Sr. Unix System Administrator

Senior Unix system administrators oversee Unix operating systems for companies and perform Unix server support for both hardware and software. They also perform periodic maintenance on these systems and carry out troubleshooting when problems arise; when troubleshooting systems, they intend to find the root causes of problems through objective analysis. They also perform upgrades when necessary to fine-tune systems for optimal performance.


Sr. Unix System Administrator Tasks

  • Install, configure, test and maintain new and existing servers, hardware and software components.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve incidents, outages or degradations.
  • Set policies for applications and infrastructure including patching schedules, release deployment, testing, and system readiness.
  • Perform capacity planning, infrastructure design, systems administration, and updates according to patch and release specifications.

Sr. Unix System Administrator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 840,815

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Key Stats for Sr. Unix System Administrator


1 %
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
5-9 years
10-19 years

Skills That Affect Sr. Unix System Administrator Salaries



Network Management / Administration


National Average
Rs 841,000



VMware ESX

Storage Area Networking (SAN)

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.


1 %
99 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 21%