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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 100 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 87 188 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.41% 4.72% 5.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.88% 19.13% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 65 146 201
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
881 983 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.38% 24.70% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 728 811 962
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +4 25 £34,500 +1.47% 4
Salford -3 5 £41,500 +80.43% 1
Wigan - 3 £42,500 -
Bolton +2 2 £32,000 -1.53%
Rochdale - 2 £41,000 - 1
Oldham - 1 £33,556 -
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 113 (57.07%) Linux
2 99 (50.00%) Windows
3 88 (44.44%) Java
4 70 (35.35%) Oracle
5 63 (31.82%) XML
6 58 (29.29%) SOAP
7 53 (26.77%) SQL
8 51 (25.76%) Finance
9 49 (24.75%) JMS
9 49 (24.75%) Degree
10 48 (24.24%) SQL Server
11 45 (22.73%) C++
12 44 (22.22%) Retail
13 43 (21.72%) Software Engineering
14 41 (20.71%) OO
15 39 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
16 36 (18.18%) Relational Database
16 36 (18.18%) Web Services
17 35 (17.68%) C
17 35 (17.68%) J2EE
18 34 (17.17%) TDD
19 31 (15.66%) VMware
20 30 (15.15%) Servlets
20 30 (15.15%) WSDL
20 30 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
20 30 (15.15%) JSON
21 27 (13.64%) Spring
21 27 (13.64%) Maven
21 27 (13.64%) ActiveMQ
21 27 (13.64%) RabbitMQ

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 26 (13.13%) WebSphere
2 20 (10.10%) WebLogic
3 19 (9.60%) GlassFish
4 8 (4.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (3.54%) Apache
6 6 (3.03%) IIS
7 5 (2.53%) JBoss
7 5 (2.53%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.52%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.01%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.01%) nginx
9 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.51%) SAS
10 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.54%) MS Office
3 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.52%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.01%) Office 365
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.59%) SAN
2 12 (6.06%) Firewall
2 12 (6.06%) Internet
3 6 (3.03%) WAN
3 6 (3.03%) Network Security
4 5 (2.53%) NetScaler
4 5 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (2.53%) LAN
4 5 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.53%) SSL
5 4 (2.02%) DNS
5 4 (2.02%) HTTP
6 3 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.52%) NAS
6 3 (1.52%) DMZ
6 3 (1.52%) SNMP
7 2 (1.01%) L2TP
7 2 (1.01%) LLU
7 2 (1.01%) PPP
7 2 (1.01%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 36 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 20 (10.10%) Oracle Database
3 20 (10.10%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.04%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (4.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (4.04%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (4.04%) OLTP
5 7 (3.54%) Ingres
6 6 (3.03%) MySQL
6 6 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.53%) DB2
7 5 (2.53%) DB2 UDB
8 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (2.02%) Big Data
9 3 (1.52%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.52%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.01%) DTS
10 2 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (13.64%) JUnit
1 27 (13.64%) Eclipse
1 27 (13.64%) Maven
2 22 (11.11%) Ant
3 9 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.55%) Redmine
3 9 (4.55%) Subversion
4 6 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.52%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.01%) TestDirector
6 2 (1.01%) Mocha
6 2 (1.01%) QUnit
6 2 (1.01%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.51%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.51%) Hudson
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.51%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.51%) ERwin
General
1 51 (25.76%) Finance
2 44 (22.22%) Retail
3 26 (13.13%) Banking
4 7 (3.54%) Marketing
5 5 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.02%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.52%) Law
7 3 (1.52%) Games
7 3 (1.52%) iGaming
7 3 (1.52%) Billing
8 1 (0.51%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.51%) French Language
8 1 (0.51%) German Language
8 1 (0.51%) Publishing
8 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 52 (26.26%) Developer
2 36 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 30 (15.15%) Software Engineer
4 15 (7.58%) Architect
4 15 (7.58%) DBA
5 14 (7.07%) Support Engineer
6 13 (6.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 11 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.05%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (4.55%) Analyst
10 8 (4.04%) Consultant
10 8 (4.04%) Technical Engineer
11 7 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support
12 6 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (3.03%) Server Engineer
12 6 (3.03%) Server Support Engineer
12 6 (3.03%) Server Support
12 6 (3.03%) Storage Engineer
12 6 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (31.82%) XML
2 58 (29.29%) SOAP
3 49 (24.75%) JMS
4 36 (18.18%) Web Services
5 35 (17.68%) J2EE
6 30 (15.15%) Servlets
6 30 (15.15%) WSDL
6 30 (15.15%) JSON
7 27 (13.64%) Hibernate
7 27 (13.64%) ActiveMQ
7 27 (13.64%) Spring
7 27 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
7 27 (13.64%) REST
8 24 (12.12%) Java EE
8 24 (12.12%) HTML
9 20 (10.10%) Middleware
10 19 (9.60%) EJB
11 18 (9.09%) JDBC
11 18 (9.09%) JNDI
12 13 (6.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.61%) Mainframe
3 20 (10.10%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.53%) User Experience
6 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.02%) Open Source
7 4 (2.02%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (2.02%) LPAR
7 4 (2.02%) Tandem
8 3 (1.52%) GIS
8 3 (1.52%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.52%) Physics
8 3 (1.52%) Online Games
9 2 (1.01%) Telematics
9 2 (1.01%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.01%) Clustering
9 2 (1.01%) Derivative
10 1 (0.51%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 113 (57.07%) Linux
2 99 (50.00%) Windows
3 17 (8.59%) Solaris
4 15 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.04%) AIX
7 6 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (2.53%) Ubuntu
8 5 (2.53%) CentOS
9 3 (1.52%) HPUX
10 2 (1.01%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.51%) SUSE
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (21.72%) Software Engineering
2 41 (20.71%) OO
3 34 (17.17%) TDD
4 30 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (12.63%) ITIL
6 20 (10.10%) E-Commerce
7 19 (9.60%) OOP
8 17 (8.59%) Logistics
8 17 (8.59%) Software Architecture
9 15 (7.58%) OOD
9 15 (7.58%) Mentoring
10 14 (7.07%) Change Management
11 10 (5.05%) Automated Testing
12 9 (4.55%) Information Security
13 8 (4.04%) Load Balancing
13 8 (4.04%) PRINCE
14 7 (3.54%) PRINCE2
14 7 (3.54%) Asset Management
14 7 (3.54%) Scrum
15 6 (3.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (44.44%) Java
2 53 (26.77%) SQL
3 45 (22.73%) C++
4 35 (17.68%) C
5 27 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 10 (5.05%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.55%) Perl
7 9 (4.55%) C#
8 7 (3.54%) PHP
8 7 (3.54%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.54%) Python
9 6 (3.03%) VB
10 5 (2.53%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.02%) VBA
11 4 (2.02%) JCL
12 3 (1.52%) Scala
13 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.01%) VBScript
14 1 (0.51%) AWK
14 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (24.75%) Degree
2 10 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.55%) MCSE
4 5 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.53%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.02%) ISEB
5 4 (2.02%) Sun Certification
6 3 (1.52%) PMP
6 3 (1.52%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.52%) CCNP
6 3 (1.52%) NVQ Level 3
6 3 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.01%) CISSP
7 2 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.01%) JNCIS
7 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.01%) CCNA
7 2 (1.01%) MCP
8 1 (0.51%) MCSD
8 1 (0.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.51%) COBIT
2 1 (0.51%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.52%) XenApp
4 2 (1.01%) XenServer
4 2 (1.01%) MetaFrame
4 2 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.51%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.51%) SRDF
5 1 (0.51%) vSphere
5 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.51%) Dovecot
5 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.51%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 6 (3.03%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 4 (2.02%) Nagios
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.01%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.01%) Puppet
6 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.51%) Cacti
6 1 (0.51%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 70 (35.35%) Oracle
2 31 (15.66%) VMware
3 24 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 18 (9.09%) HP
5 16 (8.08%) IBM
6 15 (7.58%) Red Hat
7 9 (4.55%) Cisco
7 9 (4.55%) NetApp
8 6 (3.03%) Citrix
8 6 (3.03%) Sybase
8 6 (3.03%) Teradata
8 6 (3.03%) 3PAR
9 5 (2.53%) Juniper
10 4 (2.02%) Hitachi
11 3 (1.52%) Sun
11 3 (1.52%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.52%) EMC
11 3 (1.52%) Lotus
12 2 (1.01%) McAfee
12 2 (1.01%) Sophos
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Superb training
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, pension, healthcare, life i
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £50k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago