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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 84 105 54
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -51
Permanent jobs citing Unix 112 81 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.22% 2.28% 4.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.47% 9.38% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 92 61 141
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
774 864 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.22% 24.37% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 649 711 828
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -2 7 £31,500 -8.69% 1
Oldham +5 4 - -
Altrincham - 3 £46,250 -
Rochdale +7 2 £27,000 -34.14%
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 118 (57.00%) Linux
2 84 (40.58%) Windows
3 63 (30.43%) SQL
4 58 (28.02%) Microsoft
4 58 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (27.54%) Oracle
6 45 (21.74%) Puppet
7 43 (20.77%) Information Security
8 41 (19.81%) Shell Script
9 40 (19.32%) Python
10 38 (18.36%) DevOps
11 37 (17.87%) Java
12 36 (17.39%) Firewall
13 35 (16.91%) Configuration Management
13 35 (16.91%) Ruby
13 35 (16.91%) Degree
14 34 (16.43%) Red Hat
15 33 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
16 32 (15.46%) Opscode Chef
16 32 (15.46%) ITIL
17 31 (14.98%) Scrum
17 31 (14.98%) Bash Shell
18 30 (14.49%) Management Information System
19 29 (14.01%) C++
19 29 (14.01%) Cobbler
20 28 (13.53%) .NET
21 24 (11.59%) Web Services
22 23 (11.11%) JBoss
23 22 (10.63%) Software Engineering
24 21 (10.14%) Wireless

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 23 (11.11%) JBoss
2 21 (10.14%) WebLogic
3 18 (8.70%) OpenStack
4 17 (8.21%) WebSphere
5 16 (7.73%) CloudStack
6 13 (6.28%) Apache
7 12 (5.80%) SAS
8 8 (3.86%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.42%) Apache Spark
9 5 (2.42%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.45%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.97%) IIS
11 2 (0.97%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.48%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.48%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.48%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.86%) GitHub
2 5 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.93%) PaaS
4 3 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (17.39%) Firewall
2 21 (10.14%) Wireless
3 20 (9.66%) TCP/IP
4 17 (8.21%) Network Security
5 9 (4.35%) 802.11
6 8 (3.86%) DNS
6 8 (3.86%) SAN
7 7 (3.38%) DHCP
7 7 (3.38%) Ethernet
7 7 (3.38%) VPN
8 5 (2.42%) WAN
9 4 (1.93%) BGP
9 4 (1.93%) Internet
9 4 (1.93%) LDAP
9 4 (1.93%) OSPF
9 4 (1.93%) SSH
9 4 (1.93%) SSL
10 3 (1.45%) L2TP
10 3 (1.45%) MPLS
10 3 (1.45%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.76%) MySQL
2 9 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.38%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.93%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.45%) Big Data
6 3 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.48%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.48%) HBase
8 1 (0.48%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.48%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 17 (8.21%) Selenium
2 12 (5.80%) Visual Studio
3 11 (5.31%) JIRA
3 11 (5.31%) Maven
4 7 (3.38%) Bugzilla
4 7 (3.38%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.38%) JUnit
5 6 (2.90%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.42%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.42%) Subversion
7 4 (1.93%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.93%) Grunt
7 4 (1.93%) gulp
7 4 (1.93%) IntelliJ
7 4 (1.93%) RSpec
7 4 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.93%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.45%) Appium
8 3 (1.45%) JMeter
8 3 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (7.73%) Banking
2 12 (5.80%) Finance
3 9 (4.35%) Electronics
3 9 (4.35%) Games
3 9 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.90%) Retail
5 5 (2.42%) Billing
6 4 (1.93%) iGaming
6 4 (1.93%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (14.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (13.04%) Developer
3 23 (11.11%) Analyst
4 19 (9.18%) Unix Engineer
5 17 (8.21%) Administrator
6 15 (7.25%) Linux Engineer
6 15 (7.25%) SOC Analyst
7 12 (5.80%) Penetration Tester
7 12 (5.80%) Tester
8 11 (5.31%) Applications Tester
8 11 (5.31%) Mobile Tester
8 11 (5.31%) SAS Administrator
8 11 (5.31%) Security Penetration Tester
8 11 (5.31%) Security Tester
8 11 (5.31%) SOC Specialist
8 11 (5.31%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.31%) Unix Administrator
8 11 (5.31%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 10 (4.83%) Java Developer
10 9 (4.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.53%) .NET
2 24 (11.59%) Web Services
3 20 (9.66%) HTML
4 15 (7.25%) CSS
4 15 (7.25%) HTML5
4 15 (7.25%) XML
5 11 (5.31%) Hibernate
6 10 (4.83%) 802.1X
6 10 (4.83%) JSON
7 9 (4.35%) jQuery
8 8 (3.86%) Backbone.js
8 8 (3.86%) Spring
8 8 (3.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 7 (3.38%) REST
9 7 (3.38%) SOAP
10 5 (2.42%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 5 (2.42%) CSS3
10 5 (2.42%) J2EE
10 5 (2.42%) Kafka
10 5 (2.42%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.49%) Management Information System
2 20 (9.66%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.28%) Security Operations Centre
4 12 (5.80%) Blackberry
4 12 (5.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 12 (5.80%) iPad
5 9 (4.35%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.86%) Augmented Reality
7 7 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.38%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.90%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.90%) User Experience
9 5 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.42%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.93%) BBC
10 4 (1.93%) iDTV
10 4 (1.93%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (1.45%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.45%) EMV
12 2 (0.97%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 118 (57.00%) Linux
2 84 (40.58%) Windows
3 19 (9.18%) Apple iOS
3 19 (9.18%) Solaris
4 18 (8.70%) Android
5 13 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (4.35%) Windows Server
7 7 (3.38%) AIX
7 7 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.42%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.42%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (1.93%) CentOS
10 4 (1.93%) CoreOS
10 4 (1.93%) OS/2
10 4 (1.93%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.45%) Debian
11 3 (1.45%) SUSE
12 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (20.77%) Information Security
3 38 (18.36%) DevOps
4 35 (16.91%) Configuration Management
5 33 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (15.46%) ITIL
7 31 (14.98%) Scrum
8 22 (10.63%) Software Engineering
9 19 (9.18%) DSDM
9 19 (9.18%) RUP
10 16 (7.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (7.73%) OWASP
10 16 (7.73%) SDLC
11 15 (7.25%) Reverse Engineering
12 14 (6.76%) SIEM
13 13 (6.28%) Change Management
13 13 (6.28%) Information Security Governance
13 13 (6.28%) Network Design
13 13 (6.28%) Open Source
13 13 (6.28%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 63 (30.43%) SQL
2 41 (19.81%) Shell Script
3 40 (19.32%) Python
4 37 (17.87%) Java
5 35 (16.91%) Ruby
6 31 (14.98%) Bash Shell
7 29 (14.01%) C++
8 18 (8.70%) JavaScript
9 13 (6.28%) C#
10 11 (5.31%) C
11 4 (1.93%) Scala
11 4 (1.93%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.45%) Perl
12 3 (1.45%) PHP
12 3 (1.45%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.45%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.97%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.97%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.48%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (16.91%) Degree
2 5 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.93%) CCNA
3 4 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.45%) RHCSA
4 3 (1.45%) RHCT
5 2 (0.97%) CCNP
6 1 (0.48%) CISSP
6 1 (0.48%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.48%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 8 (3.86%) QA
4 3 (1.45%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.97%) SLA
6 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (8.70%) vSphere
2 16 (7.73%) Xen
2 16 (7.73%) XenServer
3 7 (3.38%) Docker
4 3 (1.45%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.45%) XenApp
5 2 (0.97%) Ceph
6 1 (0.48%) Firmware
6 1 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.48%) HDFS
6 1 (0.48%) iptables
6 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 45 (21.74%) Puppet
2 32 (15.46%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (14.01%) Cobbler
4 17 (8.21%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.93%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.45%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (0.97%) Cacti
8 1 (0.48%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.48%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.48%) Nagios
8 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.48%) SCCM
8 1 (0.48%) SmokePing
8 1 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.48%) WSUS
8 1 (0.48%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 58 (28.02%) Microsoft
2 57 (27.54%) Oracle
3 34 (16.43%) Red Hat
4 16 (7.73%) EnterpriseDB
5 13 (6.28%) VMware
6 12 (5.80%) Cisco
7 9 (4.35%) BT
8 8 (3.86%) Citrix
9 6 (2.90%) Juniper
9 6 (2.90%) Teradata
10 4 (1.93%) HP
11 3 (1.45%) SAP
11 3 (1.45%) webMethods
12 2 (0.97%) Brocade
12 2 (0.97%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.97%) Ericsson
12 2 (0.97%) Foundry
12 2 (0.97%) Redback
12 2 (0.97%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.97%) Twitter
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