The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 68 61 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 132 164 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.34% 3.90% 5.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.73% 15.27% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 120 145 147
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £27,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1037 1074 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.27% 25.57% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 875 940 858
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
North West

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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
Altrincham +3 9 £46,000 +15.00% 1
Stockport -1 9 £22,500 -21.05% 5
Bolton -4 3 £25,000 -44.44%
Cheadle +2 2 - -
Salford -6 1 £47,500 +5.55%
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 198 (58.41%) Linux
2 156 (46.02%) SQL
3 145 (42.77%) Java
4 136 (40.12%) Windows
5 127 (37.46%) Oracle
6 114 (33.63%) Finance
7 69 (20.35%) HTML
8 61 (17.99%) JavaScript
8 61 (17.99%) Shell Script
9 53 (15.63%) ITIL
9 53 (15.63%) Degree
10 52 (15.34%) Microsoft
11 49 (14.45%) Relational Database
11 49 (14.45%) Oracle Database
12 45 (13.27%) J2EE
13 44 (12.98%) CSS
14 40 (11.80%) Middleware
15 36 (10.62%) XML
16 35 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (10.03%) Retail
17 34 (10.03%) Problem Management
17 34 (10.03%) WebLogic
18 31 (9.14%) VMware
18 31 (9.14%) Perl
18 31 (9.14%) OO
18 31 (9.14%) Tomcat
18 31 (9.14%) Java EE
19 29 (8.55%) AIX
19 29 (8.55%) EJB
20 28 (8.26%) SQL Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 34 (10.03%) WebLogic
2 31 (9.14%) Tomcat
3 24 (7.08%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 22 (6.49%) TIBCO EMS
5 17 (5.01%) WebSphere
6 16 (4.72%) SAS
7 12 (3.54%) Apache
8 6 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.47%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (1.18%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.88%) TeamSite
11 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.59%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.59%) CICS
12 2 (0.59%) ArchestrA
12 2 (0.59%) Confluence
13 1 (0.29%) Node.js
13 1 (0.29%) Gentran
13 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (7.08%) BusinessWorks
1 24 (7.08%) TIBCO iProcess
2 22 (6.49%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 6 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.29%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.18%) Office 365
3 2 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.29%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.42%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.83%) Firewall
3 11 (3.24%) LAN
3 11 (3.24%) WAN
4 8 (2.36%) Internet
5 7 (2.06%) FTP
5 7 (2.06%) DNS
5 7 (2.06%) SAN
6 5 (1.47%) VPN
7 4 (1.18%) LDAP
7 4 (1.18%) SSL
7 4 (1.18%) HTTP
8 2 (0.59%) Network Security
9 1 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.29%) NAS
9 1 (0.29%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.29%) VoIP
9 1 (0.29%) IPv4
9 1 (0.29%) IPv6
9 1 (0.29%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.45%) Oracle Database
1 49 (14.45%) Relational Database
2 28 (8.26%) SQL Server
3 26 (7.67%) MySQL
4 15 (4.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (4.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.06%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.77%) DB2
8 6 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (1.47%) Sybase ASA
10 4 (1.18%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.59%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.59%) DataStage
12 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.59%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (7.67%) Ant
2 23 (6.78%) Eclipse
3 22 (6.49%) Git (software)
3 22 (6.49%) Jenkins
4 16 (4.72%) Maven
5 14 (4.13%) JUnit
6 10 (2.95%) Mockito
6 10 (2.95%) Gerrit
7 7 (2.06%) Hudson
8 6 (1.77%) Subversion
9 4 (1.18%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.18%) Selenium
9 4 (1.18%) Log4j
9 4 (1.18%) ERwin
9 4 (1.18%) Toad
9 4 (1.18%) TestDirector
10 2 (0.59%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.59%) JMeter
10 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.59%) NUnit
General
1 114 (33.63%) Finance
2 34 (10.03%) Retail
3 21 (6.19%) Financial Institution
4 20 (5.90%) Banking
5 10 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.59%) Military
6 2 (0.59%) Legal
6 2 (0.59%) Electronics
6 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Marketing
7 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.29%) Billing
7 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.29%) Back Office
7 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 84 (24.78%) Developer
2 48 (14.16%) Support Engineer
3 36 (10.62%) Analyst
3 36 (10.62%) Java Developer
4 34 (10.03%) Administrator
5 32 (9.44%) Consultant
6 26 (7.67%) Software Developer
6 26 (7.67%) Applications Support
7 20 (5.90%) Support Analyst
8 19 (5.60%) Senior Developer
8 19 (5.60%) UNIX Support
9 18 (5.31%) DBA
9 18 (5.31%) Team Leader
10 17 (5.01%) Linux Engineer
11 16 (4.72%) Linux Support
12 15 (4.42%) Applications Support Engineer
12 15 (4.42%) UNIX Engineer
12 15 (4.42%) Linux Administrator
12 15 (4.42%) UNIX Administrator
13 14 (4.13%) UNIX Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (20.35%) HTML
2 45 (13.27%) J2EE
3 44 (12.98%) CSS
4 40 (11.80%) Middleware
5 36 (10.62%) XML
6 31 (9.14%) Java EE
7 29 (8.55%) EJB
8 24 (7.08%) Web Services
9 22 (6.49%) Spring
9 22 (6.49%) Java SE
9 22 (6.49%) Rendezvous
10 19 (5.60%) Hibernate
10 19 (5.60%) jQuery
11 16 (4.72%) Ext JS
11 16 (4.72%) JDBC
12 13 (3.83%) .NET
13 10 (2.95%) Ajax
13 10 (2.95%) LAMP
13 10 (2.95%) JAXB
13 10 (2.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.60%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.31%) Mainframe
3 11 (3.24%) Clustering
4 10 (2.95%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.65%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.65%) Tandem
6 8 (2.36%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.77%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (1.47%) AS400
10 4 (1.18%) Cryptography
11 3 (0.88%) Economics
11 3 (0.88%) Replication
11 3 (0.88%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.59%) PDA
12 2 (0.59%) iSeries
12 2 (0.59%) Human Factors
13 1 (0.29%) E-Learning
13 1 (0.29%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 198 (58.41%) Linux
2 136 (40.12%) Windows
3 29 (8.55%) AIX
4 26 (7.67%) Solaris
5 17 (5.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (4.42%) HPUX
7 13 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.06%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (1.77%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.47%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.47%) Windows Vista
10 5 (1.47%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.88%) Fedora
12 3 (0.88%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.88%) CentOS
13 2 (0.59%) Android
13 2 (0.59%) VMS
13 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (15.63%) ITIL
2 35 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (10.03%) Problem Management
4 31 (9.14%) OO
5 22 (6.49%) Change Management
5 22 (6.49%) Software Testing
6 19 (5.60%) OOA/OOD
7 18 (5.31%) Scrum
7 18 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (3.83%) Project Management
9 13 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (3.54%) E-Commerce
10 12 (3.54%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (3.54%) Software Engineering
11 11 (3.24%) Web Development
11 11 (3.24%) PRINCE2
12 10 (2.95%) OOD
12 10 (2.95%) Service Management
12 10 (2.95%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 156 (46.02%) SQL
2 145 (42.77%) Java
3 61 (17.99%) JavaScript
3 61 (17.99%) Shell Script
4 31 (9.14%) Perl
5 22 (6.49%) PL/SQL
6 21 (6.19%) C#
7 20 (5.90%) PHP
8 17 (5.01%) C
9 16 (4.72%) Prolog
10 13 (3.83%) Ruby
11 12 (3.54%) Python
12 10 (2.95%) XPath
13 8 (2.36%) Jython
14 7 (2.06%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.47%) Delphi
16 4 (1.18%) C++
16 4 (1.18%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.88%) JCL
18 2 (0.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (15.63%) Degree
2 11 (3.24%) ISTQB
2 11 (3.24%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.95%) HND
4 9 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (2.65%) ISEB
5 8 (2.36%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.59%) RHCE
6 2 (0.59%) MCSA
7 1 (0.29%) OCP
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.65%) SLA
1 9 (2.65%) QA
2 6 (1.77%) ISO 9000
3 3 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.13%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.24%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.77%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (1.18%) MetaFrame
5 4 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (1.18%) XenApp
6 2 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.29%) Nmap
7 1 (0.29%) Samba
7 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.29%) vSphere
7 1 (0.29%) Varnish
7 1 (0.29%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.29%) KVM
7 1 (0.29%) Docker
7 1 (0.29%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 13 (3.83%) Puppet
2 9 (2.65%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.88%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.88%) Nagios
5 2 (0.59%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.59%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.59%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (0.59%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (0.59%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.29%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.29%) logstash
6 1 (0.29%) YUM
6 1 (0.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 127 (37.46%) Oracle
2 52 (15.34%) Microsoft
3 31 (9.14%) VMware
4 28 (8.26%) Red Hat
5 24 (7.08%) TIBCO
6 18 (5.31%) IBM
7 16 (4.72%) Sencha
8 13 (3.83%) HP
9 12 (3.54%) Citrix
10 7 (2.06%) Teradata
11 6 (1.77%) Axway
11 6 (1.77%) EMC
11 6 (1.77%) Sophos
11 6 (1.77%) Sybase
12 5 (1.47%) NetApp
13 4 (1.18%) AppSense
13 4 (1.18%) Actimize
14 3 (0.88%) Sage
14 3 (0.88%) Novell
14 3 (0.88%) Veritas
Stockport, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Subject to experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eden Lea Consultants
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Selecture
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Neg. + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Stockport
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
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Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: From £27,323 to £30,311 per annum
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Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
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