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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 114 69 79
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unix 84 138 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.22% 3.54% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.74% 15.40% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 63 110 121
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £29,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
782 896 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.67% 22.99% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 709 721 717
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 £23,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 September 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 September 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 - 6 £38,000 - 1
Altrincham +4 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Bolton -4 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Stockport -14 1 £47,500 +37.68% 3
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 137 (70.98%) Linux
2 86 (44.56%) Windows
3 67 (34.72%) SQL
4 62 (32.12%) Oracle
4 62 (32.12%) ITIL
5 61 (31.61%) Microsoft
6 53 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (25.91%) Puppet
8 41 (21.24%) .NET
8 41 (21.24%) Python
9 40 (20.73%) Configuration Management
9 40 (20.73%) Shell Script
9 40 (20.73%) Ruby
9 40 (20.73%) DevOps
10 37 (19.17%) Java
11 36 (18.65%) JavaScript
12 33 (17.10%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (16.58%) Bash Shell
13 32 (16.58%) Opscode Chef
13 32 (16.58%) Scrum
14 31 (16.06%) C++
15 30 (15.54%) Firewall
16 29 (15.03%) HTML
16 29 (15.03%) CSS
16 29 (15.03%) WebSphere
17 28 (14.51%) Cobbler
17 28 (14.51%) MySQL
17 28 (14.51%) JBoss
17 28 (14.51%) Finance
18 27 (13.99%) Software Engineering

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 29 (15.03%) WebSphere
2 28 (14.51%) JBoss
3 26 (13.47%) OpenStack
3 26 (13.47%) WebLogic
4 25 (12.95%) CloudStack
5 14 (7.25%) SharePoint
6 11 (5.70%) Apache
6 11 (5.70%) NetWeaver
7 10 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (5.18%) MS Exchange
7 10 (5.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (3.63%) Apache Spark
8 7 (3.63%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.59%) CICS
10 2 (1.04%) IIS
11 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.70%) MS Office
3 4 (2.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (2.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.22%) GitHub
2 9 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.63%) PaaS
4 5 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.04%) IaaS
5 2 (1.04%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.52%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.54%) Firewall
2 22 (11.40%) DNS
3 18 (9.33%) Internet
3 18 (9.33%) Wireless
4 14 (7.25%) 802.11
4 14 (7.25%) DHCP
4 14 (7.25%) TCP/IP
5 13 (6.74%) VPN
6 10 (5.18%) Ethernet
7 9 (4.66%) BGP
7 9 (4.66%) ICMP
7 9 (4.66%) OSPF
8 8 (4.15%) LDAP
8 8 (4.15%) TACACS
9 7 (3.63%) HTTP
10 6 (3.11%) SAN
10 6 (3.11%) VLAN
10 6 (3.11%) WAN
11 5 (2.59%) LAN
12 4 (2.07%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.51%) MySQL
2 22 (11.40%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.29%) DB2
4 11 (5.70%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (3.63%) Big Data
5 7 (3.63%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.11%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.07%) MS Access
9 3 (1.55%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.04%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.04%) HBase
10 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.52%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (7.77%) Jenkins
2 12 (6.22%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.70%) Maven
4 9 (4.66%) Selenium
5 8 (4.15%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.63%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.63%) RSpec
7 5 (2.59%) gulp
7 5 (2.59%) JIRA
7 5 (2.59%) Vagrant
8 4 (2.07%) Fiddler
8 4 (2.07%) Firebug
8 4 (2.07%) Grunt
8 4 (2.07%) JMeter
8 4 (2.07%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.07%) The Grinder
8 4 (2.07%) Toad
8 4 (2.07%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.55%) Gatling
9 3 (1.55%) Jasmine
General
1 28 (14.51%) Finance
2 21 (10.88%) Electronics
3 18 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.74%) Banking
5 11 (5.70%) Games
5 11 (5.70%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.59%) iGaming
6 5 (2.59%) Law
6 5 (2.59%) Legal
6 5 (2.59%) Marketing
7 2 (1.04%) Retail
8 1 (0.52%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Billing
8 1 (0.52%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 41 (21.24%) Developer
2 31 (16.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (16.06%) Support Engineer
3 23 (11.92%) Consultant
3 23 (11.92%) Unix Engineer
4 19 (9.84%) Applications Support
5 15 (7.77%) Linux Support
6 14 (7.25%) Analyst
7 13 (6.74%) IT Engineer
7 13 (6.74%) IT Support
7 13 (6.74%) IT Support Engineer
7 13 (6.74%) Java Developer
8 12 (6.22%) Applications Engineer
8 12 (6.22%) Applications Support Engineer
8 12 (6.22%) PHP Developer
8 12 (6.22%) Software Engineer
8 12 (6.22%) Unix Support
9 11 (5.70%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (5.70%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 11 (5.70%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (21.24%) .NET
2 29 (15.03%) CSS
2 29 (15.03%) HTML
3 23 (11.92%) XML
4 16 (8.29%) jQuery
5 15 (7.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 14 (7.25%) 802.1X
7 11 (5.70%) SAP Basis
7 11 (5.70%) Web Services
8 9 (4.66%) .NET Framework
8 9 (4.66%) AngularJS
8 9 (4.66%) Backbone.js
8 9 (4.66%) Dropwizard
9 8 (4.15%) HTML5
9 8 (4.15%) REST
9 8 (4.15%) SOAP
9 8 (4.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (3.63%) JSON
10 7 (3.63%) RESTEasy
11 6 (3.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.33%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.77%) Augmented Reality
2 15 (7.77%) Clustering
3 8 (4.15%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.63%) Mainframe
4 7 (3.63%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.11%) iPad
5 6 (3.11%) Online Games
6 5 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.59%) BBC
6 5 (2.59%) Blog
6 5 (2.59%) User Experience
7 4 (2.07%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.07%) VSAM
8 3 (1.55%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.55%) NHS
9 2 (1.04%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.04%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 137 (70.98%) Linux
2 86 (44.56%) Windows
3 26 (13.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (8.81%) Solaris
6 15 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (6.22%) AIX
8 12 (6.22%) Windows Server
9 7 (3.63%) Apple iOS
9 7 (3.63%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (3.11%) Android
11 5 (2.59%) CoreOS
12 4 (2.07%) CentOS
13 3 (1.55%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.04%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.04%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.52%) Debian
15 1 (0.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (32.12%) ITIL
2 53 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (20.73%) Configuration Management
3 40 (20.73%) DevOps
4 33 (17.10%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (16.58%) Scrum
6 27 (13.99%) Software Engineering
7 25 (12.95%) DSDM
7 25 (12.95%) OWASP
7 25 (12.95%) RUP
8 24 (12.44%) OO
9 22 (11.40%) Open Source
9 22 (11.40%) Service Management
10 19 (9.84%) Mentoring
11 12 (6.22%) Change Management
11 12 (6.22%) TDD
12 11 (5.70%) OO PHP
12 11 (5.70%) Project Management
12 11 (5.70%) SAP Implementation
13 10 (5.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (34.72%) SQL
2 41 (21.24%) Python
3 40 (20.73%) Ruby
3 40 (20.73%) Shell Script
4 37 (19.17%) Java
5 36 (18.65%) JavaScript
6 32 (16.58%) Bash Shell
7 31 (16.06%) C++
8 22 (11.40%) PHP
9 14 (7.25%) PowerShell
10 10 (5.18%) Perl
11 9 (4.66%) C#
12 7 (3.63%) C
13 5 (2.59%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.07%) COBOL
14 4 (2.07%) JCL
14 4 (2.07%) VBScript
15 2 (1.04%) Groovy
16 1 (0.52%) Clojure
16 1 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (11.92%) Degree
2 13 (6.74%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (4.66%) CCNA
3 9 (4.66%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.63%) RHCSA
5 6 (3.11%) JNCIA
6 3 (1.55%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.55%) PMP
7 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.52%) RHCT
8 1 (0.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.70%) QA
1 11 (5.70%) SLA
2 8 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.04%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 25 (12.95%) vSphere
1 25 (12.95%) Xen
1 25 (12.95%) XenServer
2 10 (5.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.18%) Hyper-V
2 10 (5.18%) XenApp
3 5 (2.59%) Docker
4 4 (2.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (2.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (1.04%) HDFS
5 2 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.52%) Ceph
6 1 (0.52%) iptables
Systems Management
1 50 (25.91%) Puppet
2 32 (16.58%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (14.51%) Cobbler
4 25 (12.95%) Tivoli
5 11 (5.70%) Microsoft Clustering
6 10 (5.18%) AirWatch
7 7 (3.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 5 (2.59%) Kubernetes
9 4 (2.07%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (2.07%) NetBackup
9 4 (2.07%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.52%) Cacti
10 1 (0.52%) Nagios
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.52%) SmokePing
10 1 (0.52%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 62 (32.12%) Oracle
2 61 (31.61%) Microsoft
3 25 (12.95%) Cisco
3 25 (12.95%) EnterpriseDB
4 20 (10.36%) VMware
5 17 (8.81%) Red Hat
6 16 (8.29%) SAP
7 14 (7.25%) BT
8 11 (5.70%) Citrix
9 9 (4.66%) Brocade
9 9 (4.66%) Ericsson
9 9 (4.66%) Foundry
9 9 (4.66%) Juniper
9 9 (4.66%) Redback
10 7 (3.63%) Hitachi
11 5 (2.59%) IBM
11 5 (2.59%) Remedy
12 4 (2.07%) BMC
12 4 (2.07%) HP
12 4 (2.07%) Veritas
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Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £25k - 40k per year
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + flexi time
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £46000 - £53000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits scheme
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
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