The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 110 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +1
Permanent jobs citing Unix 92 143 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.53% 3.74% 3.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.78% 15.78% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 66 107 127
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £28,000 £28,817
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
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
720 906 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.77% 23.67% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 641 736 801
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Manchester

Unix
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 4 £37,250 -
Stockport -13 3 £33,000 -4.34% 1
Bolton -8 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Unix.

1 134 (67.00%) Linux
2 87 (43.50%) Windows
3 70 (35.00%) SQL
4 61 (30.50%) Microsoft
5 60 (30.00%) Oracle
6 59 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (29.50%) Puppet
7 54 (27.00%) ITIL
8 47 (23.50%) Python
9 46 (23.00%) DevOps
10 45 (22.50%) Ruby
10 45 (22.50%) Shell Script
11 44 (22.00%) Configuration Management
12 43 (21.50%) .NET
13 40 (20.00%) Java
14 39 (19.50%) Opscode Chef
15 38 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
16 37 (18.50%) Bash Shell
16 37 (18.50%) Scrum
17 35 (17.50%) JavaScript
18 34 (17.00%) C++
19 33 (16.50%) HTML
19 33 (16.50%) Cobbler
20 32 (16.00%) Firewall
21 30 (15.00%) CSS
21 30 (15.00%) JBoss
21 30 (15.00%) WebSphere
21 30 (15.00%) Degree
22 29 (14.50%) XML
22 29 (14.50%) WebLogic

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 30 (15.00%) JBoss
1 30 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 29 (14.50%) WebLogic
3 28 (14.00%) OpenStack
4 26 (13.00%) CloudStack
5 16 (8.00%) Apache
6 14 (7.00%) SharePoint
7 12 (6.00%) NetWeaver
8 11 (5.50%) MS Exchange
9 10 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (4.50%) Tomcat
11 7 (3.50%) Apache Spark
12 4 (2.00%) CICS
13 2 (1.00%) IIS
14 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (8.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.00%) MS Office
3 4 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.00%) GitHub
2 10 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.00%) PaaS
4 5 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.00%) SaaS
7 1 (0.50%) IaaS
7 1 (0.50%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.00%) Firewall
2 20 (10.00%) DNS
2 20 (10.00%) Wireless
3 17 (8.50%) 802.11
4 15 (7.50%) DHCP
4 15 (7.50%) Internet
5 12 (6.00%) VPN
6 11 (5.50%) TCP/IP
7 8 (4.00%) Ethernet
7 8 (4.00%) SAN
8 7 (3.50%) BGP
8 7 (3.50%) ICMP
8 7 (3.50%) LDAP
8 7 (3.50%) OSPF
9 6 (3.00%) HTTP
9 6 (3.00%) TACACS
10 5 (2.50%) WAN
11 4 (2.00%) LAN
11 4 (2.00%) VLAN
11 4 (2.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.50%) MySQL
2 21 (10.50%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.50%) DB2
4 11 (5.50%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.50%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.50%) Big Data
8 4 (2.00%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.50%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.50%) MS Access
9 3 (1.50%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.00%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.00%) HBase
11 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.50%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (8.50%) Selenium
2 14 (7.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.50%) Maven
5 9 (4.50%) Visual Studio
6 8 (4.00%) JIRA
7 7 (3.50%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.50%) RSpec
8 6 (3.00%) JMeter
9 5 (2.50%) Bugzilla
9 5 (2.50%) gulp
9 5 (2.50%) Vagrant
10 4 (2.00%) Grunt
10 4 (2.00%) IntelliJ
10 4 (2.00%) JUnit
10 4 (2.00%) Subversion
10 4 (2.00%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.50%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.50%) LoadRunner
11 3 (1.50%) Toad
General
1 23 (11.50%) Finance
2 20 (10.00%) Electronics
3 14 (7.00%) Games
3 14 (7.00%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.00%) Banking
5 9 (4.50%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.00%) Legal
7 5 (2.50%) iGaming
7 5 (2.50%) Law
8 3 (1.50%) Billing
9 2 (1.00%) Marketing
10 1 (0.50%) Advertising
10 1 (0.50%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 36 (18.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (17.50%) Developer
3 27 (13.50%) Support Engineer
3 27 (13.50%) Unix Engineer
4 18 (9.00%) Consultant
5 17 (8.50%) Applications Support
6 16 (8.00%) Analyst
7 14 (7.00%) Linux Engineer
8 13 (6.50%) IT Engineer
8 13 (6.50%) Linux Support
9 12 (6.00%) IT Support
9 12 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 12 (6.00%) Software Engineer
10 11 (5.50%) Applications Engineer
10 11 (5.50%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 11 (5.50%) SAP Consultant
10 11 (5.50%) Unix Support
11 10 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
11 10 (5.00%) PHP Developer
11 10 (5.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.50%) .NET
2 33 (16.50%) HTML
3 30 (15.00%) CSS
4 29 (14.50%) XML
5 18 (9.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 17 (8.50%) 802.1X
6 17 (8.50%) jQuery
6 17 (8.50%) Web Services
7 14 (7.00%) HTML5
8 13 (6.50%) JSON
8 13 (6.50%) SOAP
9 12 (6.00%) SAP Basis
10 11 (5.50%) REST
11 9 (4.50%) .NET Framework
11 9 (4.50%) AngularJS
11 9 (4.50%) Backbone.js
11 9 (4.50%) Dropwizard
12 8 (4.00%) Hibernate
12 8 (4.00%) J2EE
12 8 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.00%) Augmented Reality
3 14 (7.00%) Clustering
4 10 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.50%) Mainframe
6 8 (4.00%) iPad
7 6 (3.00%) Online Games
8 5 (2.50%) BBC
8 5 (2.50%) User Experience
9 4 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.00%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.50%) Blog
10 3 (1.50%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.50%) VSAM
11 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.00%) NHS
11 2 (1.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 134 (67.00%) Linux
2 87 (43.50%) Windows
3 27 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (9.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (8.50%) Solaris
6 16 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (6.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (6.50%) Windows Server
8 11 (5.50%) AIX
9 10 (5.00%) Apple iOS
10 9 (4.50%) Android
11 6 (3.00%) CentOS
11 6 (3.00%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (2.50%) CoreOS
12 5 (2.50%) Ubuntu
13 4 (2.00%) OS/2
14 3 (1.50%) Debian
14 3 (1.50%) SUSE
15 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.50%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.00%) ITIL
3 46 (23.00%) DevOps
4 44 (22.00%) Configuration Management
5 38 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (18.50%) Scrum
7 28 (14.00%) DSDM
7 28 (14.00%) RUP
8 27 (13.50%) Software Engineering
9 26 (13.00%) OWASP
10 24 (12.00%) Open Source
11 22 (11.00%) OO
12 15 (7.50%) Service Management
13 14 (7.00%) Change Management
13 14 (7.00%) Project Management
14 12 (6.00%) Mentoring
15 11 (5.50%) OOP
15 11 (5.50%) SAP Implementation
15 11 (5.50%) Web Development
16 9 (4.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 70 (35.00%) SQL
2 47 (23.50%) Python
3 45 (22.50%) Ruby
3 45 (22.50%) Shell Script
4 40 (20.00%) Java
5 37 (18.50%) Bash Shell
6 35 (17.50%) JavaScript
7 34 (17.00%) C++
8 19 (9.50%) PHP
9 14 (7.00%) PowerShell
10 10 (5.00%) Perl
11 7 (3.50%) C#
12 6 (3.00%) C
13 5 (2.50%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.00%) Scala
14 4 (2.00%) VBScript
15 3 (1.50%) COBOL
15 3 (1.50%) JCL
16 1 (0.50%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (15.00%) Degree
2 9 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (4.00%) CCNA
3 8 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.00%) RHCSA
5 4 (2.00%) JNCIA
5 4 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.50%) RHCT
7 2 (1.00%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.00%) PMP
8 1 (0.50%) CISSP
8 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.50%) QA
2 11 (5.50%) SLA
3 7 (3.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (13.50%) vSphere
2 26 (13.00%) Xen
2 26 (13.00%) XenServer
3 10 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.00%) XenApp
4 8 (4.00%) Docker
5 3 (1.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (1.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.00%) Ceph
6 2 (1.00%) HDFS
6 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.50%) iptables
Systems Management
1 59 (29.50%) Puppet
2 39 (19.50%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (16.50%) Cobbler
4 26 (13.00%) Tivoli
5 11 (5.50%) Microsoft Clustering
6 10 (5.00%) AirWatch
7 6 (3.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 5 (2.50%) Kubernetes
9 3 (1.50%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.50%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.50%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.50%) Cacti
10 1 (0.50%) Nagios
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.50%) SmokePing
10 1 (0.50%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 61 (30.50%) Microsoft
2 60 (30.00%) Oracle
3 26 (13.00%) EnterpriseDB
4 23 (11.50%) Cisco
5 20 (10.00%) VMware
6 19 (9.50%) Red Hat
7 17 (8.50%) BT
8 14 (7.00%) SAP
9 12 (6.00%) Citrix
10 8 (4.00%) Juniper
11 7 (3.50%) Brocade
11 7 (3.50%) Ericsson
11 7 (3.50%) Foundry
11 7 (3.50%) Redback
12 6 (3.00%) HP
13 5 (2.50%) IBM
13 5 (2.50%) Remedy
14 4 (2.00%) Alias
14 4 (2.00%) BMC
15 3 (1.50%) Cognizant
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training & Unlimited Opportunity
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + + Bonus + 30 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Amazon
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 26 days ago