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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 77 91 69
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Permanent jobs citing Unix 112 95 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.21% 2.82% 3.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.89% 12.23% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 89 71 118
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
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
752 777 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.57% 23.07% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 653 643 890
Median salary £39,000 £34,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Stockport -6 6 £33,250 -3.62% 3
Oldham - 5 - -
Rochdale - 4 £27,000 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £47,500 -
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 128 (60.09%) Linux
2 93 (43.66%) Windows
3 72 (33.80%) SQL
4 70 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (29.11%) Oracle
6 59 (27.70%) Puppet
7 56 (26.29%) Microsoft
8 50 (23.47%) Python
9 49 (23.00%) DevOps
10 48 (22.54%) Shell Script
11 46 (21.60%) Configuration Management
12 45 (21.13%) Ruby
13 44 (20.66%) .NET
13 44 (20.66%) Java
13 44 (20.66%) ITIL
14 42 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
15 41 (19.25%) Opscode Chef
15 41 (19.25%) C++
16 39 (18.31%) Scrum
16 39 (18.31%) Bash Shell
17 37 (17.37%) Cobbler
18 34 (15.96%) JavaScript
19 33 (15.49%) HTML
20 31 (14.55%) Firewall
21 30 (14.08%) Degree
22 29 (13.62%) Software Engineering
22 29 (13.62%) JBoss
23 28 (13.15%) WebSphere
24 27 (12.68%) RUP
24 27 (12.68%) DSDM

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 (13.62%) JBoss
2 28 (13.15%) WebSphere
3 27 (12.68%) WebLogic
4 26 (12.21%) OpenStack
5 24 (11.27%) CloudStack
6 17 (7.98%) Apache
7 11 (5.16%) SharePoint
8 10 (4.69%) Tomcat
9 8 (3.76%) MS Exchange
10 7 (3.29%) Apache Spark
10 7 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (3.29%) NetWeaver
10 7 (3.29%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (2.35%) SAS
12 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.47%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.29%) MS Office
3 4 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 4 (1.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.16%) GitHub
2 7 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.35%) PaaS
4 3 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.41%) iTunes
5 2 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.55%) Firewall
2 24 (11.27%) Wireless
3 16 (7.51%) 802.11
4 13 (6.10%) TCP/IP
5 12 (5.63%) DNS
5 12 (5.63%) Internet
6 11 (5.16%) DHCP
7 10 (4.69%) Network Security
8 9 (4.23%) VPN
9 6 (2.82%) SAN
10 5 (2.35%) Ethernet
11 4 (1.88%) BGP
11 4 (1.88%) ICMP
11 4 (1.88%) OSPF
11 4 (1.88%) SSL
11 4 (1.88%) WAN
11 4 (1.88%) WebEx
12 3 (1.41%) HTTP
12 3 (1.41%) MPLS
12 3 (1.41%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.98%) MySQL
3 11 (5.16%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (3.29%) Big Data
5 6 (2.82%) DB2
5 6 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.82%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.88%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.41%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.94%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.94%) HBase
8 2 (0.94%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.47%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.47%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 19 (8.92%) Selenium
2 17 (7.98%) Visual Studio
3 12 (5.63%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.16%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.16%) JIRA
4 11 (5.16%) Maven
5 7 (3.29%) Bugzilla
5 7 (3.29%) Cucumber
5 7 (3.29%) RSpec
6 6 (2.82%) Subversion
7 5 (2.35%) gulp
7 5 (2.35%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.88%) Grunt
8 4 (1.88%) IntelliJ
8 4 (1.88%) JUnit
8 4 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.88%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.41%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.41%) JMeter
9 3 (1.41%) Xcode
General
1 18 (8.45%) Finance
2 17 (7.98%) Electronics
3 15 (7.04%) Banking
4 14 (6.57%) Games
5 11 (5.16%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.35%) Billing
7 5 (2.35%) iGaming
7 5 (2.35%) Law
7 5 (2.35%) Retail
8 4 (1.88%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Marketing
9 1 (0.47%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 38 (17.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (16.90%) Developer
3 32 (15.02%) Unix Engineer
4 19 (8.92%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (8.92%) Support Engineer
5 17 (7.98%) Analyst
6 16 (7.51%) Applications Support
6 16 (7.51%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 14 (6.57%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.10%) Consultant
9 11 (5.16%) Tester
10 10 (4.69%) Java Developer
10 10 (4.69%) Linux Support
10 10 (4.69%) Mobile Tester
11 9 (4.23%) Administrator
11 9 (4.23%) Applications Developer
11 9 (4.23%) Applications Tester
11 9 (4.23%) Unix Support
12 8 (3.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 8 (3.76%) Senior Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (20.66%) .NET
2 33 (15.49%) HTML
3 24 (11.27%) CSS
4 23 (10.80%) Web Services
5 22 (10.33%) XML
6 17 (7.98%) HTML5
6 17 (7.98%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 16 (7.51%) 802.1X
8 13 (6.10%) JSON
9 12 (5.63%) jQuery
10 11 (5.16%) REST
11 10 (4.69%) SOAP
12 9 (4.23%) AngularJS
12 9 (4.23%) Backbone.js
12 9 (4.23%) Dropwizard
13 8 (3.76%) Hibernate
13 8 (3.76%) J2EE
14 7 (3.29%) .NET Framework
14 7 (3.29%) RESTEasy
14 7 (3.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.21%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.98%) Augmented Reality
3 14 (6.57%) iPad
4 12 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.63%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.76%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.76%) Virtual Team
6 7 (3.29%) Blackberry
6 7 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.29%) User Experience
7 6 (2.82%) Clustering
7 6 (2.82%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.82%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.82%) Online Games
8 5 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.88%) BBC
9 4 (1.88%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.88%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.88%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 128 (60.09%) Linux
2 93 (43.66%) Windows
3 19 (8.92%) Apple iOS
4 18 (8.45%) Solaris
4 18 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (7.98%) Android
6 12 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (5.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (4.69%) Windows Server
9 8 (3.76%) AIX
10 7 (3.29%) CentOS
11 6 (2.82%) Mac OS X
12 5 (2.35%) CoreOS
12 5 (2.35%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (2.35%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.88%) Debian
13 4 (1.88%) OS/2
13 4 (1.88%) SUSE
14 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (23.00%) DevOps
3 46 (21.60%) Configuration Management
4 44 (20.66%) ITIL
5 42 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (18.31%) Scrum
7 29 (13.62%) Software Engineering
8 27 (12.68%) DSDM
8 27 (12.68%) RUP
9 24 (11.27%) OWASP
10 19 (8.92%) Open Source
11 16 (7.51%) OO
12 14 (6.57%) Information Security
13 12 (5.63%) Service Management
14 10 (4.69%) TDD
15 9 (4.23%) Change Management
15 9 (4.23%) Project Management
15 9 (4.23%) Web Development
16 8 (3.76%) Security Architecture
16 8 (3.76%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (33.80%) SQL
2 50 (23.47%) Python
3 48 (22.54%) Shell Script
4 45 (21.13%) Ruby
5 44 (20.66%) Java
6 41 (19.25%) C++
7 39 (18.31%) Bash Shell
8 34 (15.96%) JavaScript
9 15 (7.04%) C#
10 11 (5.16%) PowerShell
11 10 (4.69%) C
12 5 (2.35%) PHP
12 5 (2.35%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.88%) Perl
13 4 (1.88%) Scala
13 4 (1.88%) VBScript
14 3 (1.41%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.41%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.47%) GLSL
15 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (14.08%) Degree
2 6 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.35%) CCNA
4 4 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (1.88%) RHCT
5 3 (1.41%) RHCSA
6 2 (0.94%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) CCNP
7 1 (0.47%) CISSP
7 1 (0.47%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.04%) QA
2 10 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 6 (2.82%) SLA
5 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (11.74%) vSphere
2 24 (11.27%) Xen
2 24 (11.27%) XenServer
3 8 (3.76%) Docker
4 7 (3.29%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.29%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.29%) XenApp
5 5 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.94%) Ceph
6 2 (0.94%) HDFS
6 2 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.47%) iptables
Systems Management
1 59 (27.70%) Puppet
2 41 (19.25%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (17.37%) Cobbler
4 25 (11.74%) Tivoli
5 7 (3.29%) AirWatch
6 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (2.35%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.47%) Cacti
9 1 (0.47%) Nagios
9 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.47%) SafeCom
9 1 (0.47%) SCCM
9 1 (0.47%) SmokePing
9 1 (0.47%) WSUS
9 1 (0.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 62 (29.11%) Oracle
2 56 (26.29%) Microsoft
3 27 (12.68%) Red Hat
4 24 (11.27%) EnterpriseDB
5 18 (8.45%) VMware
6 16 (7.51%) BT
7 15 (7.04%) Cisco
8 9 (4.23%) Citrix
8 9 (4.23%) SAP
9 6 (2.82%) Juniper
10 5 (2.35%) Teradata
11 4 (1.88%) Alias
11 4 (1.88%) BMC
11 4 (1.88%) Brocade
11 4 (1.88%) Ericsson
11 4 (1.88%) Foundry
11 4 (1.88%) HP
11 4 (1.88%) IBM
11 4 (1.88%) Redback
11 4 (1.88%) Remedy
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