The average salary for a UNIX System Administrator in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is Rs 385,492 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Sun Solaris, Linux, and UNIX.

Rs 247,746 - Rs 972,264
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Salary Rs 247,746 - Rs 972,264
Bonus Rs 6,040 - Rs 148,994
Profit Sharing Rs 8,000
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Rs 247,746 - Rs 1,041,560
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

Job Description for UNIX System Administrator

A Unix system administrator works in an office, where the Unix multiuser operating system is used. The administrator will be responsible for installing software and hardware relating to the system. It is essential to manage risks and to eliminate them before problems arise. It is also important to monitor the system’s performance and to carry out routine maintenance so that the system operates smoothly. Sometimes, this may require debugging and troubleshooting of the system.

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UNIX System Administrator Tasks

  • Establish and document standards and procedures.
  • Install, configure, maintain, and upgrade Unix server operating systems and applications.
  • Recognize and troubleshoot problems with server hardware and applications software.

UNIX System Administrator Job Listings

Key Stats for UNIX System Administrator

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
7%

Experience Affects UNIX System Administrator Salaries

Mid-Career
▲81%

National Average
Rs 439,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect UNIX System Administrator Salaries

Sun Solaris
▲144%

Linux
▲23%

UNIX
▲4%

National Average
Rs 439,000

IBM AIX
▼10%

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 23%
no benefits
None: 15%