The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Manchester / Salford
Rank 12 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unix 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 15.38% - 3.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.04% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Operating Systems Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 41.54% 53.85% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 3
Median daily rate £425 £350 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £180 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Salford region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Salford region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Salford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (85.71%) LAN
2 18 (85.71%) VoIP
2 18 (85.71%) WAN
2 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 18 (85.71%) VPN
2 18 (85.71%) Apple
2 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 18 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 18 (85.71%) Vulnerability Management
2 18 (85.71%) Patch Management
3 17 (80.95%) CISSP
3 17 (80.95%) SSCP
3 17 (80.95%) SANS
4 14 (66.67%) ELK Stack
4 14 (66.67%) QRadar
4 14 (66.67%) Splunk
5 13 (61.90%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (47.62%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (47.62%) Case Management
7 9 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
7 9 (42.86%) Information Security
8 8 (38.10%) IBM
8 8 (38.10%) LogRhythm
8 8 (38.10%) Cyber Attack
9 7 (33.33%) Security Operations
9 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
10 6 (28.57%) Management Information System

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Jetty
2 1 (4.76%) Mongrel
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) Google App Engine
2 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
1 18 (85.71%) LAN
1 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 18 (85.71%) VoIP
1 18 (85.71%) VPN
1 18 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (19.05%) HTTP
3 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (14.29%) Wireless
4 2 (9.52%) DHCP
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.76%) FTP
5 1 (4.76%) IMAP
5 1 (4.76%) IPsec
5 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.76%) LDAP
5 1 (4.76%) MRTG
5 1 (4.76%) SMTP
5 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Redis
2 2 (9.52%) MarkLogic
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.52%) JUnit
1 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Security Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) ELK Stack
2 6 (28.57%) RESTful
2 6 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (9.52%) JMS
4 2 (9.52%) Node.js
4 2 (9.52%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE
5 1 (4.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (85.71%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
3 1 (4.76%) Debian
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Patch Management
1 18 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 18 (85.71%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (61.90%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (47.62%) Case Management
3 10 (47.62%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (42.86%) Information Security
4 9 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
5 7 (33.33%) Security Operations
6 6 (28.57%) Analytics
6 6 (28.57%) Data Analytics
6 6 (28.57%) Open Source
7 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) SIEM
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
9 2 (9.52%) BDD
9 2 (9.52%) High Availability
9 2 (9.52%) Scrum
9 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Korn
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) CISSP
1 17 (80.95%) SANS
1 17 (80.95%) SSCP
2 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Dovecot
2 1 (4.76%) iptables
2 1 (4.76%) KVM
2 1 (4.76%) Sendmail
2 1 (4.76%) Squid
2 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) QRadar
2 6 (28.57%) Nessus
2 6 (28.57%) Nexpose
2 6 (28.57%) Nmap
3 4 (19.05%) Kibana
3 4 (19.05%) logstash
4 3 (14.29%) RSA enVision
5 2 (9.52%) Puppet
6 1 (4.76%) Cacti
6 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
6 1 (4.76%) Nagios
6 1 (4.76%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Apple
2 14 (66.67%) Splunk
3 8 (38.10%) IBM
3 8 (38.10%) LogRhythm
4 6 (28.57%) ArcSight
4 6 (28.57%) Intel
4 6 (28.57%) Intel Security
4 6 (28.57%) NetWitness
4 6 (28.57%) Qualys
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) Google
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat