The table below looks at the statistics for the Unix Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Consultant
Rank 173 192 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Consultant 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.061% 0.025% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.026% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +31.42%
Unix Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3141 3879 3619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.20% 96.42% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2598 3327 3156
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Unix Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unix Consultant in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Unix Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Unix Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Consultant across the Manchester region.

Unix Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

Unix Consultant
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Unix Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Unix Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
3 5 (71.43%) LDAP
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 5 (71.43%) Puppet
4 4 (57.14%) Kernel Tuning
4 4 (57.14%) RHCSA
4 4 (57.14%) Security Hardening
4 4 (57.14%) High Availability
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) Sun
4 4 (57.14%) Hitachi
4 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script

Unix Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Unix Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Unix Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LDAP
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) High Availability
1 4 (57.14%) Kernel Tuning
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) RHCSA
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Hitachi
2 4 (57.14%) Sun