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The average pay for a Sr. Unix System Administrator is £49,096 per year.

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Bonus £6,240
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£39,228 - £95,317
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

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.

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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

18%

National Average: £50,773

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Key Stats for Sr. Unix System Administrator

10-19 years
65%
20 years or more
35%

Experience Affects Sr. Unix System Administrator Salaries

National Average
₤51,000

Late-Career
▼3%

Experienced
▼4%

Mid-Career
▼6%

Skills That Affect Sr. Unix System Administrator Salaries

Linux
▲5%

National Average
₤51,000

IBM AIX
▼4%

UNIX
▼11%

Network Management / Administration
▼12%

Years of Experience

10-19 years
65%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 13%