The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Specialist
Rank 169 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Specialist 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,995
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.77%
UNIX Specialist
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
3420 3793 3852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.32% 94.56% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2847 3132 3342
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

UNIX Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

UNIX Specialist
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

UNIX Specialist Salary Trend in Manchester

UNIX Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited UNIX Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
2 12 (85.71%) Retail
3 11 (78.57%) Asset Management
3 11 (78.57%) Banking
3 11 (78.57%) Process Management
3 11 (78.57%) IBM
4 7 (50.00%) Solaris
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle
5 6 (42.86%) SAN
5 6 (42.86%) Hitachi
5 6 (42.86%) Veritas
5 6 (42.86%) Change Management
5 6 (42.86%) LPAR
5 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
6 5 (35.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (35.71%) Patch Management
6 5 (35.71%) Tivoli
6 5 (35.71%) NFS
6 5 (35.71%) Samba
6 5 (35.71%) BMC
6 5 (35.71%) Sun
7 3 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) AIX
7 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (14.29%) sed
8 2 (14.29%) HPUX
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Perl

UNIX Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited UNIX Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
General
1 12 (85.71%) Retail
2 11 (78.57%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) LPAR
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Derivative
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) AIX
4 2 (14.29%) HPUX
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Process Management
1 11 (78.57%) Asset Management
2 6 (42.86%) Change Management
3 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (35.71%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) AWK
2 2 (14.29%) sed
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) NFS
1 5 (35.71%) Samba
1 5 (35.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) IBM
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Hitachi
2 6 (42.86%) Veritas
3 5 (35.71%) BMC
3 5 (35.71%) Sun
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
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