The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 79 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-35 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 130 204 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.05% 5.33% 5.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.72% 21.47% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 110 175 208
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
UNIX
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1022 950 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.01% 24.82% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 866 826 995
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

UNIX
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Manchester

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Manchester

UNIX
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +14 14 £43,000 +1.17%
Sale -2 7 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Stockport -17 7 £36,000 +10.76% 2
Rochdale -1 5 £48,000 +39.13%
Cheadle +8 1 - -
Salford -2 1 - -
Bolton -5 1 £32,000 -36.00%
Bury - 1 £41,430 -
Oldham - 1 £41,430 -
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX.

1 149 (56.87%) Linux
2 116 (44.27%) Windows
3 108 (41.22%) Oracle
4 82 (31.30%) Java
5 80 (30.53%) Finance
6 79 (30.15%) SQL
7 66 (25.19%) ITIL
8 51 (19.47%) Degree
9 41 (15.65%) Relational Database
10 35 (13.36%) Problem Management
10 35 (13.36%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (12.98%) Apache
12 32 (12.21%) SQL Server
12 32 (12.21%) Microsoft
13 29 (11.07%) Windows Server 2003
14 27 (10.31%) JavaScript
14 27 (10.31%) HTML
14 27 (10.31%) MySQL
14 27 (10.31%) Solaris
14 27 (10.31%) Middleware
15 26 (9.92%) Mainframe
15 26 (9.92%) OO
15 26 (9.92%) Perl
15 26 (9.92%) IBM
15 26 (9.92%) Banking
15 26 (9.92%) Software Engineering
15 26 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
16 25 (9.54%) Web Services
16 25 (9.54%) VMware
17 24 (9.16%) Shell Script

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (12.98%) Apache
2 22 (8.40%) WebLogic
3 18 (6.87%) WebSphere
4 11 (4.20%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.44%) MS Exchange
6 7 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.91%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.91%) Lotus Domino
7 5 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (1.53%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (1.53%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 4 (1.53%) TIBCO EMS
8 4 (1.53%) nginx
9 3 (1.15%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.15%) IIS
9 3 (1.15%) JBoss
10 2 (0.76%) ArchestrA
11 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.38%) CloudStack
Applications
1 12 (4.58%) MS Office
1 12 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.29%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.91%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.53%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (1.53%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 4 (1.53%) TIBCO iProcess
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.38%) Magento
4 1 (0.38%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.96%) Office 365
2 7 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.15%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.76%) SaaS
4 2 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.25%) WAN
2 18 (6.87%) SAN
3 17 (6.49%) Internet
4 15 (5.73%) Firewall
5 12 (4.58%) LAN
6 9 (3.44%) VPN
6 9 (3.44%) DNS
7 8 (3.05%) HTTP
8 7 (2.67%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.91%) SSL
9 5 (1.91%) MPLS
9 5 (1.91%) Network Security
10 4 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (1.15%) DHCP
12 2 (0.76%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.76%) DMZ
13 1 (0.38%) OSPF
13 1 (0.38%) BGP
13 1 (0.38%) RTP
13 1 (0.38%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.65%) Relational Database
2 32 (12.21%) SQL Server
3 27 (10.31%) MySQL
4 24 (9.16%) Oracle Database
5 19 (7.25%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (4.58%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.82%) OLTP
8 8 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (2.29%) Ingres
11 5 (1.91%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.15%) Oracle Discoverer
13 3 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (1.15%) Big Data
13 3 (1.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (5.34%) Eclipse
2 10 (3.82%) SoapUI
3 7 (2.67%) Ant
3 7 (2.67%) Subversion
3 7 (2.67%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.29%) Maven
4 6 (2.29%) JUnit
5 5 (1.91%) Toad
6 4 (1.53%) ERwin
6 4 (1.53%) Log4j
6 4 (1.53%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.15%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.15%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.76%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.76%) Gradle
8 2 (0.76%) Selenium
8 2 (0.76%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.38%) Redmine
9 1 (0.38%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.38%) PowerBuilder
General
1 80 (30.53%) Finance
2 26 (9.92%) Banking
3 18 (6.87%) Retail
4 11 (4.20%) Games
5 8 (3.05%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.15%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.15%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Marketing
9 1 (0.38%) International Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (20.99%) Developer
2 32 (12.21%) Analyst
3 20 (7.63%) Support Analyst
4 19 (7.25%) Team Leader
5 17 (6.49%) Support Engineer
5 17 (6.49%) Software Engineer
6 16 (6.11%) Applications Support
6 16 (6.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 15 (5.73%) Administrator
7 15 (5.73%) Architect
8 14 (5.34%) DBA
9 13 (4.96%) Java Developer
10 12 (4.58%) Infrastructure Architect
10 12 (4.58%) Infrastructure Designer
10 12 (4.58%) Designer
11 11 (4.20%) Applications Support Analyst
11 11 (4.20%) Applications Developer
12 10 (3.82%) Oracle DBA
12 10 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
12 10 (3.82%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.31%) HTML
1 27 (10.31%) Middleware
2 25 (9.54%) Web Services
3 24 (9.16%) Java EE
4 23 (8.78%) SOAP
5 22 (8.40%) XML
6 14 (5.34%) CSS
7 13 (4.96%) Servlets
8 11 (4.20%) J2EE
9 10 (3.82%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (3.44%) JSON
10 9 (3.44%) JMS
10 9 (3.44%) WSDL
11 8 (3.05%) Ajax
11 8 (3.05%) LAMP
12 7 (2.67%) EJB
12 7 (2.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 6 (2.29%) jQuery
14 5 (1.91%) RESTful
14 5 (1.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.92%) Mainframe
2 19 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.11%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.11%) IBM Mainframe
4 15 (5.73%) Tandem
5 11 (4.20%) Online Games
6 9 (3.44%) Mathematics
6 9 (3.44%) Physics
7 8 (3.05%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.05%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.91%) Open Source
8 5 (1.91%) Clustering
9 4 (1.53%) Statistics
9 4 (1.53%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.15%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.15%) GIS
10 3 (1.15%) User Experience
11 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.76%) Telematics
11 2 (0.76%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 149 (56.87%) Linux
2 116 (44.27%) Windows
3 29 (11.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (10.31%) Solaris
5 26 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (6.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (5.73%) AIX
8 12 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.29%) CentOS
10 5 (1.91%) Android
10 5 (1.91%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.15%) HPUX
12 2 (0.76%) Fedora
13 1 (0.38%) SUSE
13 1 (0.38%) Debian
13 1 (0.38%) VMS
13 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (25.19%) ITIL
2 35 (13.36%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (13.36%) Problem Management
3 26 (9.92%) Software Engineering
3 26 (9.92%) OO
4 21 (8.02%) Service Delivery
5 19 (7.25%) Project Management
6 18 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (6.11%) Software Testing
8 15 (5.73%) PRINCE2
9 14 (5.34%) Release Management
10 13 (4.96%) Information Security
10 13 (4.96%) Mentoring
11 12 (4.58%) Line Management
11 12 (4.58%) Risk Analysis
12 11 (4.20%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (4.20%) Document Management
12 11 (4.20%) Service Management
12 11 (4.20%) OOD
13 10 (3.82%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 82 (31.30%) Java
2 79 (30.15%) SQL
3 27 (10.31%) JavaScript
4 26 (9.92%) Perl
5 24 (9.16%) Shell Script
6 16 (6.11%) PHP
7 13 (4.96%) Python
8 9 (3.44%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.44%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.67%) C++
10 6 (2.29%) PHP5
10 6 (2.29%) C
11 5 (1.91%) JCL
11 5 (1.91%) Ruby
12 4 (1.53%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.53%) C#
13 1 (0.38%) VBScript
13 1 (0.38%) VB
13 1 (0.38%) Scala
13 1 (0.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 51 (19.47%) Degree
2 11 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (3.05%) MCSE
3 8 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.29%) HND
5 4 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.15%) PMP
6 3 (1.15%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.76%) MCP
7 2 (0.76%) CCNA
8 1 (0.38%) ISEB
8 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.38%) CCNP
8 1 (0.38%) CISA
8 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.38%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.73%) QA
2 12 (4.58%) SLA
3 8 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.29%) ISO 9000
5 3 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (8.40%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.96%) MetaFrame
2 13 (4.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 13 (4.96%) XenApp
3 11 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.91%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.76%) KVM
6 1 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.38%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.05%) Puppet
2 7 (2.67%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.91%) Nagios
3 5 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.15%) Ansible
5 3 (1.15%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 3 (1.15%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.76%) Control-M
6 2 (0.76%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.76%) Cacti
6 2 (0.76%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.38%) logstash
7 1 (0.38%) Salt
7 1 (0.38%) YUM
7 1 (0.38%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.38%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 108 (41.22%) Oracle
2 32 (12.21%) Microsoft
3 26 (9.92%) IBM
4 25 (9.54%) VMware
5 23 (8.78%) Citrix
6 20 (7.63%) HP
7 15 (5.73%) Red Hat
8 13 (4.96%) EMC
9 11 (4.20%) Sybase
10 9 (3.44%) Cisco
11 8 (3.05%) AppSense
12 7 (2.67%) Teradata
12 7 (2.67%) TIBCO
12 7 (2.67%) Juniper
12 7 (2.67%) 3PAR
13 6 (2.29%) Zend
14 5 (1.91%) Symantec
14 5 (1.91%) McAfee
14 5 (1.91%) Informatica
14 5 (1.91%) Lotus
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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