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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 83 93 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -47
Permanent jobs citing Unix 95 112 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.92% 2.79% 5.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.27% 10.71% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 80 101 169
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £31,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
843 1046 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.95% 26.03% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 694 908 839
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 -18 6 £47,500 +34.75% 4
Altrincham +1 3 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 139 (61.50%) Linux
2 94 (41.59%) Windows
3 68 (30.09%) Oracle
4 54 (23.89%) Information Security
5 52 (23.01%) SQL
6 51 (22.57%) Microsoft
7 47 (20.80%) Degree
8 45 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (17.70%) Java
10 34 (15.04%) SDLC
11 33 (14.60%) Firewall
12 31 (13.72%) Management Information System
12 31 (13.72%) Software Engineering
13 29 (12.83%) C++
13 29 (12.83%) ITIL
14 27 (11.95%) MySQL
14 27 (11.95%) Red Hat
14 27 (11.95%) Finance
15 26 (11.50%) XML
16 23 (10.18%) Web Services
16 23 (10.18%) Enterprise Software
17 21 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (9.29%) OO
17 21 (9.29%) C
18 20 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (8.85%) Relational Database
19 19 (8.41%) Security Operations
19 19 (8.41%) Security Operations Centre
19 19 (8.41%) Retail
19 19 (8.41%) Apple iOS

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (5.75%) WebLogic
2 12 (5.31%) SAS
2 12 (5.31%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.98%) JBoss
4 8 (3.54%) CMS
4 8 (3.54%) WordPress
5 7 (3.10%) GlassFish
6 5 (2.21%) Apache
6 5 (2.21%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.77%) CloudStack
7 4 (1.77%) Node.js
8 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.44%) IIS
9 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 8 (3.54%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (3.54%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (3.10%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (3.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.31%) SaaS
2 10 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.98%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.88%) GitHub
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.44%) IaaS
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (14.60%) Firewall
2 19 (8.41%) TCP/IP
3 16 (7.08%) Network Security
4 12 (5.31%) Wireless
5 8 (3.54%) Ethernet
6 7 (3.10%) Broadband
6 7 (3.10%) Internet
7 6 (2.65%) HTTPS
7 6 (2.65%) LDAP
7 6 (2.65%) SAN
7 6 (2.65%) VPN
8 5 (2.21%) BGP
8 5 (2.21%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (2.21%) DNS
8 5 (2.21%) OSPF
9 4 (1.77%) BT 21CN
9 4 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.77%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (1.77%) HSRP
9 4 (1.77%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.95%) MySQL
2 20 (8.85%) Relational Database
3 15 (6.64%) SQL Server
4 13 (5.75%) Oracle Database
5 10 (4.42%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (4.42%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (4.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (3.54%) Oracle Discoverer
7 7 (3.10%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (2.65%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.88%) Big Data
10 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.88%) Redis
11 1 (0.44%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.44%) Informix
11 1 (0.44%) OLAP
11 1 (0.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 18 (7.96%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.75%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.75%) JUnit
3 12 (5.31%) Subversion
3 12 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (4.87%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.54%) Ant
5 8 (3.54%) Grunt
5 8 (3.54%) JIRA
6 6 (2.65%) Maven
7 3 (1.33%) Bugzilla
7 3 (1.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.33%) Redmine
8 2 (0.88%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.44%) CocoaPods
9 1 (0.44%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.44%) Gradle
9 1 (0.44%) Selenium
9 1 (0.44%) Xcode
General
1 27 (11.95%) Finance
2 19 (8.41%) Retail
3 17 (7.52%) Banking
4 11 (4.87%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.88%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.44%) Legal
6 1 (0.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (22.12%) Developer
2 29 (12.83%) Analyst
3 23 (10.18%) SOC Analyst
4 16 (7.08%) Java Developer
4 16 (7.08%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (6.64%) Administrator
6 13 (5.75%) Consultant
6 13 (5.75%) SOC Specialist
6 13 (5.75%) Unix Engineer
6 13 (5.75%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 12 (5.31%) C++ Developer
7 12 (5.31%) DBA
7 12 (5.31%) Technical Support
7 12 (5.31%) Unix Administrator
8 11 (4.87%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (4.87%) Oracle DBA
8 11 (4.87%) Penetration Tester
8 11 (4.87%) SAS Administrator
8 11 (4.87%) Technical Leader
8 11 (4.87%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.50%) XML
2 23 (10.18%) Web Services
3 19 (8.41%) Hibernate
4 16 (7.08%) .NET
4 16 (7.08%) CSS
4 16 (7.08%) HTML
4 16 (7.08%) SOAP
4 16 (7.08%) Spring
5 13 (5.75%) J2EE
5 13 (5.75%) JMS
6 12 (5.31%) ATL
6 12 (5.31%) CSS3
6 12 (5.31%) HTML5
7 11 (4.87%) EJB
7 11 (4.87%) jQuery
8 8 (3.54%) Java EE
8 8 (3.54%) JDBC
8 8 (3.54%) JNDI
8 8 (3.54%) Sass
9 7 (3.10%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.72%) Management Information System
2 23 (10.18%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (8.41%) Security Operations Centre
5 15 (6.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 12 (5.31%) Computer Science
6 12 (5.31%) N-Tier
7 11 (4.87%) Blackberry
8 7 (3.10%) Data Centre
8 7 (3.10%) iPad
9 5 (2.21%) Clustering
10 3 (1.33%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.33%) EMV
10 3 (1.33%) LPAR
10 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.88%) Economics
11 2 (0.88%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.44%) BBC
12 1 (0.44%) EPoS
12 1 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 139 (61.50%) Linux
2 94 (41.59%) Windows
3 19 (8.41%) Apple iOS
4 17 (7.52%) Android
5 16 (7.08%) Solaris
6 12 (5.31%) Mac OS X
6 12 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.10%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (2.65%) Windows Server
9 5 (2.21%) AIX
10 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.88%) CentOS
11 2 (0.88%) Fedora
11 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (23.89%) Information Security
2 45 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (15.04%) SDLC
4 31 (13.72%) Software Engineering
5 29 (12.83%) ITIL
6 21 (9.29%) OO
7 20 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (8.41%) Information Security Governance
8 19 (8.41%) Security Operations
8 19 (8.41%) SIEM
9 15 (6.64%) Network Design
9 15 (6.64%) Service Management
9 15 (6.64%) TDD
10 14 (6.19%) E-Commerce
10 14 (6.19%) Reverse Engineering
10 14 (6.19%) Scrum
11 13 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (5.75%) Security Testing
11 13 (5.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 12 (5.31%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (23.01%) SQL
2 40 (17.70%) Java
3 29 (12.83%) C++
4 21 (9.29%) C
5 18 (7.96%) Shell Script
6 17 (7.52%) PHP
7 16 (7.08%) C#
7 16 (7.08%) Python
8 14 (6.19%) JavaScript
9 12 (5.31%) Ruby
10 11 (4.87%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.21%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.77%) Perl
13 3 (1.33%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.33%) Groovy
13 3 (1.33%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.88%) VBA
15 1 (0.44%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.44%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 47 (20.80%) Degree
2 5 (2.21%) CCNP
2 5 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.77%) CCNA
3 4 (1.77%) JNCIA
3 4 (1.77%) JNCIP
3 4 (1.77%) RHCSA
4 3 (1.33%) ISEB
4 3 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) CISSP
6 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 7 (3.10%) QA
4 5 (2.21%) SLA
5 4 (1.77%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.88%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (2.21%) vSphere
2 4 (1.77%) Xen
2 4 (1.77%) XenServer
3 3 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.88%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.44%) Firmware
5 1 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (7.96%) Puppet
2 10 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.54%) Cobbler
4 5 (2.21%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 5 (2.21%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.77%) Cacti
5 4 (1.77%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.77%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.88%) logstash
6 2 (0.88%) yum
7 1 (0.44%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.44%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.44%) Salt
7 1 (0.44%) SCCM
7 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (30.09%) Oracle
2 51 (22.57%) Microsoft
3 27 (11.95%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.31%) VMware
5 11 (4.87%) Teradata
6 10 (4.42%) Google
7 8 (3.54%) Cisco
8 7 (3.10%) Citrix
8 7 (3.10%) Hitachi
8 7 (3.10%) Hyperion
8 7 (3.10%) Juniper
9 5 (2.21%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.77%) BT
10 4 (1.77%) EnterpriseDB
10 4 (1.77%) IBM
10 4 (1.77%) Palo Alto
10 4 (1.77%) Splunk
10 4 (1.77%) Sun
11 3 (1.33%) HP
12 2 (0.88%) Apple
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