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 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
Rank 75 70 55
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 112 136 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.12% 3.39% 4.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.53% 13.41% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 83 131 145
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
828 1014 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.08% 25.28% 25.75%
Number of salaries quoted 667 851 903
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
Stockport +20 19 £34,500 +53.33% 2
Altrincham -1 4 £42,500 -7.60% 3
Bolton +8 1 £25,000 - 1
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 119 (61.66%) Linux
2 80 (41.45%) Windows
3 68 (35.23%) Java
4 67 (34.72%) Oracle
5 64 (33.16%) Retail
6 48 (24.87%) SQL Server
7 46 (23.83%) Degree
8 44 (22.80%) C++
8 44 (22.80%) XML
8 44 (22.80%) Relational Database
9 41 (21.24%) SQL
9 41 (21.24%) SOAP
10 40 (20.73%) Software Engineering
11 36 (18.65%) JMS
12 35 (18.13%) C
12 35 (18.13%) TDD
12 35 (18.13%) Banking
13 34 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (17.10%) Finance
15 31 (16.06%) VMware
16 30 (15.54%) JSON
16 30 (15.54%) Servlets
16 30 (15.54%) WSDL
17 29 (15.03%) Hibernate
18 28 (14.51%) Maven
18 28 (14.51%) Logistics
18 28 (14.51%) Spring
19 27 (13.99%) ActiveMQ
19 27 (13.99%) Enterprise Software
19 27 (13.99%) RabbitMQ

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 13 (6.74%) WebLogic
1 13 (6.74%) WebSphere
2 10 (5.18%) Apache
3 9 (4.66%) GlassFish
4 8 (4.15%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.59%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.55%) SAS
6 3 (1.55%) Tuxedo
6 3 (1.55%) JBoss
6 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.04%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.04%) IIS
7 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.04%) CMS
7 2 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.52%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (5.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.18%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (4.15%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (3.63%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (3.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.04%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.88%) SAN
2 18 (9.33%) Firewall
3 13 (6.74%) TCP/IP
4 12 (6.22%) DNS
5 9 (4.66%) NAS
5 9 (4.66%) SNMP
6 8 (4.15%) OSPF
6 8 (4.15%) DHCP
7 7 (3.63%) ICMP
8 6 (3.11%) Internet
8 6 (3.11%) Wireless
8 6 (3.11%) VoIP
9 5 (2.59%) HTTP
10 4 (2.07%) WAN
10 4 (2.07%) LAN
11 3 (1.55%) Network Security
12 2 (1.04%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.04%) IPsec
12 2 (1.04%) LLU
12 2 (1.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.87%) SQL Server
2 44 (22.80%) Relational Database
3 26 (13.47%) RDBMS
4 23 (11.92%) Oracle Database
5 14 (7.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (5.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (4.15%) MySQL
8 7 (3.63%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (3.63%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (3.11%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.55%) Base SAS
12 3 (1.55%) OLTP
12 3 (1.55%) Big Data
13 2 (1.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (1.04%) Hadoop
13 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (14.51%) Maven
2 15 (7.77%) Eclipse
3 13 (6.74%) Ant
4 12 (6.22%) JUnit
5 6 (3.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (3.11%) LoadRunner
6 5 (2.59%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.04%) Redmine
7 2 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.04%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.04%) Selenium
8 1 (0.52%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.52%) ERwin
8 1 (0.52%) Subversion
8 1 (0.52%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.52%) Gradle
8 1 (0.52%) JIRA
8 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
General
1 64 (33.16%) Retail
2 35 (18.13%) Banking
3 33 (17.10%) Finance
4 6 (3.11%) Games
5 5 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.59%) Advertising
5 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.55%) Law
6 3 (1.55%) Marketing
6 3 (1.55%) iGaming
7 2 (1.04%) Legal
7 2 (1.04%) Electronics
7 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (16.58%) Software Engineer
2 25 (12.95%) Developer
3 17 (8.81%) Java Developer
4 14 (7.25%) UNIX Specialist
4 14 (7.25%) Analyst
4 14 (7.25%) Administrator
5 12 (6.22%) DBA
5 12 (6.22%) Technical Specialist
6 11 (5.70%) Oracle DBA
6 11 (5.70%) UNIX Support
7 10 (5.18%) Support Engineer
7 10 (5.18%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.66%) Architect
8 9 (4.66%) Consultant
8 9 (4.66%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (4.66%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (3.63%) Technical Leader
9 7 (3.63%) UNIX Technical Specialist
9 7 (3.63%) Support Specialist
9 7 (3.63%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (22.80%) XML
2 41 (21.24%) SOAP
3 36 (18.65%) JMS
4 30 (15.54%) WSDL
4 30 (15.54%) Servlets
4 30 (15.54%) JSON
5 29 (15.03%) Hibernate
6 28 (14.51%) Spring
7 27 (13.99%) ActiveMQ
7 27 (13.99%) RabbitMQ
7 27 (13.99%) REST
8 26 (13.47%) Java EE
9 18 (9.33%) J2EE
10 13 (6.74%) Web Services
11 12 (6.22%) HTML
11 12 (6.22%) Middleware
12 11 (5.70%) EJB
13 9 (4.66%) JDBC
13 9 (4.66%) JNDI
14 5 (2.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (13.99%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (6.74%) Data Centre
4 11 (5.70%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.70%) Clustering
5 10 (5.18%) Mainframe
5 10 (5.18%) LPAR
6 7 (3.63%) Derivative
7 5 (2.59%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.59%) HACMP
8 3 (1.55%) Physics
8 3 (1.55%) Online Games
8 3 (1.55%) iSeries
9 2 (1.04%) User Experience
9 2 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.04%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.04%) DTV
9 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.52%) BBC
10 1 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 119 (61.66%) Linux
2 80 (41.45%) Windows
3 24 (12.44%) AIX
3 24 (12.44%) Solaris
4 15 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (5.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.15%) SUSE
6 8 (4.15%) HPUX
7 6 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.59%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.55%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.04%) Debian
10 2 (1.04%) Tru64
10 2 (1.04%) NetWare
11 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.73%) Software Engineering
2 35 (18.13%) TDD
3 28 (14.51%) Logistics
4 25 (12.95%) E-Commerce
5 22 (11.40%) Software Architecture
6 21 (10.88%) ITIL
6 21 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (9.84%) OO
8 15 (7.77%) Service Delivery
8 15 (7.77%) Change Management
9 13 (6.74%) Asset Management
10 12 (6.22%) Process Management
10 12 (6.22%) Project Management
11 10 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (5.18%) OOP
11 10 (5.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (4.66%) Mentoring
12 9 (4.66%) PRINCE2
13 7 (3.63%) ERP
13 7 (3.63%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 68 (35.23%) Java
2 44 (22.80%) C++
3 41 (21.24%) SQL
4 35 (18.13%) C
5 11 (5.70%) Python
6 9 (4.66%) Perl
7 6 (3.11%) C#
7 6 (3.11%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.11%) AWK
7 6 (3.11%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.11%) sed
8 5 (2.59%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.07%) VB
10 3 (1.55%) PHP
10 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.55%) Scala
11 2 (1.04%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.52%) VBA
12 1 (0.52%) Ruby
12 1 (0.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 46 (23.83%) Degree
2 5 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.07%) ISEB
4 3 (1.55%) CCNP
4 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.55%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (1.55%) CISSP
4 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.04%) JNCIS
5 2 (1.04%) MCSE
5 2 (1.04%) CCNA
5 2 (1.04%) EMC Certification
6 1 (0.52%) CISA
6 1 (0.52%) CISM
6 1 (0.52%) GIAC
6 1 (0.52%) GCIA
6 1 (0.52%) GCIH
6 1 (0.52%) GCFA
6 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.52%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.59%) SLA
2 4 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.07%) QA
3 2 (1.04%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) COBIT
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.63%) Samba
3 6 (3.11%) VMware ESX
3 6 (3.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.11%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (2.59%) NFS
4 5 (2.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.04%) XenServer
5 2 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.04%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.52%) XenApp
6 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.52%) SRDF
6 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.59%) Data Guard
1 5 (2.59%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 5 (2.59%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.55%) Puppet
3 2 (1.04%) MOM
3 2 (1.04%) WSUS
3 2 (1.04%) SCCM
4 1 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.52%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.52%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.52%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 67 (34.72%) Oracle
2 31 (16.06%) VMware
3 25 (12.95%) Microsoft
4 22 (11.40%) HP
5 18 (9.33%) IBM
6 16 (8.29%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.70%) Sun
8 9 (4.66%) Cisco
9 8 (4.15%) Citrix
9 8 (4.15%) Teradata
10 7 (3.63%) Hitachi
11 6 (3.11%) Hyperion
11 6 (3.11%) NetScout
11 6 (3.11%) Veritas
12 5 (2.59%) McAfee
12 5 (2.59%) EMC
12 5 (2.59%) BMC
12 5 (2.59%) Trustwave
13 4 (2.07%) Juniper
13 4 (2.07%) NetApp
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester
Sanderson
Salary: £39000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £37000 per annum + travel insurance, bike to work
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30,000 +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + on call + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago