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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
North West / Manchester
Rank 125 76 85
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unix 73 99 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.99% 3.11% 2.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.80% 11.61% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 69 82 100
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,430
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
830 853 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.63% 26.78% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 736 699 864
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Altrincham +2 13 £41,000 -13.68% 2
Salford - 4 £38,250 - 1
Stockport +3 3 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Sale - 1 £47,500 -
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 130 (83.87%) Linux
2 72 (46.45%) SQL
3 69 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (40.65%) Oracle
5 57 (36.77%) Windows
6 54 (34.84%) ITIL
7 51 (32.90%) Puppet
8 48 (30.97%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (30.97%) DevOps
9 44 (28.39%) Microsoft
9 44 (28.39%) Configuration Management
10 42 (27.10%) Python
11 41 (26.45%) Ruby
12 40 (25.81%) Shell Script
13 38 (24.52%) Opscode Chef
14 35 (22.58%) Scrum
15 33 (21.29%) Bash Shell
16 29 (18.71%) Cobbler
17 28 (18.06%) OpenStack
17 28 (18.06%) CloudStack
17 28 (18.06%) vSphere
17 28 (18.06%) XenServer
17 28 (18.06%) EnterpriseDB
17 28 (18.06%) Tivoli
17 28 (18.06%) RUP
17 28 (18.06%) DSDM
17 28 (18.06%) Xen
18 27 (17.42%) Java
19 25 (16.13%) Service Management
20 24 (15.48%) VMware

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 28 (18.06%) CloudStack
1 28 (18.06%) OpenStack
2 22 (14.19%) JBoss
3 20 (12.90%) WebLogic
4 17 (10.97%) WebSphere
5 10 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.87%) MS Exchange
6 6 (3.87%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.58%) CICS
7 4 (2.58%) NetWeaver
7 4 (2.58%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.94%) Apache
8 3 (1.94%) SAS
8 3 (1.94%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.29%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.29%) IIS
10 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (10.97%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.16%) MS Office
3 4 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.74%) PaaS
2 10 (6.45%) IaaS
3 7 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.58%) Office 365
6 3 (1.94%) GitHub
7 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.90%) Firewall
2 18 (11.61%) DNS
3 11 (7.10%) Internet
3 11 (7.10%) SAN
4 10 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 10 (6.45%) VPN
5 9 (5.81%) DHCP
6 6 (3.87%) BGP
6 6 (3.87%) Ethernet
6 6 (3.87%) ICMP
6 6 (3.87%) OSPF
6 6 (3.87%) TACACS
6 6 (3.87%) VLAN
7 5 (3.23%) HTTP
7 5 (3.23%) LDAP
8 4 (2.58%) Skype
8 4 (2.58%) WAN
9 3 (1.94%) LAN
9 3 (1.94%) VoIP
9 3 (1.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.32%) MySQL
1 16 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.16%) DB2
3 6 (3.87%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.87%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.23%) Big Data
5 4 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.94%) MS Access
7 2 (1.29%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.29%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (10.32%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.16%) Subversion
3 6 (3.87%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.58%) Bitbucket
5 4 (2.58%) JIRA
6 3 (1.94%) Fiddler
6 3 (1.94%) Firebug
6 3 (1.94%) Gradle
6 3 (1.94%) JMeter
6 3 (1.94%) LoadRunner
6 3 (1.94%) The Grinder
6 3 (1.94%) Toad
7 2 (1.29%) JUnit
7 2 (1.29%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.29%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.65%) Hudson
8 1 (0.65%) Travis CI
General
1 20 (12.90%) Finance
2 16 (10.32%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.16%) Banking
3 8 (5.16%) Electronics
3 8 (5.16%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.87%) Marketing
5 4 (2.58%) Back Office
6 3 (1.94%) Retail
7 2 (1.29%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (30.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (20.00%) Developer
3 22 (14.19%) Support Engineer
4 20 (12.90%) Platform Engineer
5 17 (10.97%) Consultant
6 13 (8.39%) IT Support
7 12 (7.74%) IT Engineer
7 12 (7.74%) IT Support Engineer
7 12 (7.74%) PHP Developer
8 10 (6.45%) Applications Support
8 10 (6.45%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.81%) C++ Developer
10 7 (4.52%) Applications Engineer
10 7 (4.52%) Applications Support Engineer
10 7 (4.52%) DBA
10 7 (4.52%) SQL DBA
11 6 (3.87%) Linux Consultant
11 6 (3.87%) Network Engineer
11 6 (3.87%) Oracle DBA
11 6 (3.87%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.84%) .NET
2 15 (9.68%) CSS
3 14 (9.03%) XML
4 10 (6.45%) HTML
5 7 (4.52%) Ajax
6 6 (3.87%) ATL
6 6 (3.87%) jQuery
7 5 (3.23%) DCOM
7 5 (3.23%) SOAP
8 4 (2.58%) LAMP
8 4 (2.58%) SAP Basis
8 4 (2.58%) Web Services
9 3 (1.94%) Kohana
10 2 (1.29%) Akka
10 2 (1.29%) CCXML
10 2 (1.29%) J2EE
10 2 (1.29%) JSON
10 2 (1.29%) RESTful
10 2 (1.29%) VXML
10 2 (1.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.97%) Clustering
2 13 (8.39%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.81%) iPad
4 7 (4.52%) Blog
5 6 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.87%) Mainframe
5 6 (3.87%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.58%) NHS
7 4 (2.58%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.94%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.94%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.94%) VSAM
9 2 (1.29%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.29%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (1.29%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.29%) Physics
9 2 (1.29%) Statistics
9 2 (1.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 130 (83.87%) Linux
2 57 (36.77%) Windows
3 17 (10.97%) Solaris
4 16 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (7.74%) Windows Server
6 12 (7.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (6.45%) OpenVMS
7 10 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (5.81%) AIX
9 6 (3.87%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.58%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.94%) CentOS
12 2 (1.29%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (34.84%) ITIL
3 48 (30.97%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (30.97%) DevOps
4 44 (28.39%) Configuration Management
5 35 (22.58%) Scrum
6 28 (18.06%) DSDM
6 28 (18.06%) RUP
7 25 (16.13%) Service Management
8 19 (12.26%) Mentoring
8 19 (12.26%) OWASP
9 16 (10.32%) Programme Management
10 14 (9.03%) OO
11 12 (7.74%) OO PHP
11 12 (7.74%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.45%) High Availability
13 9 (5.81%) Change Management
13 9 (5.81%) Open Source
14 8 (5.16%) ITSM
14 8 (5.16%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (46.45%) SQL
2 42 (27.10%) Python
3 41 (26.45%) Ruby
4 40 (25.81%) Shell Script
5 33 (21.29%) Bash Shell
6 27 (17.42%) Java
7 19 (12.26%) PHP
8 16 (10.32%) JavaScript
9 13 (8.39%) C++
10 12 (7.74%) C#
10 12 (7.74%) Perl
11 7 (4.52%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.58%) C
12 4 (2.58%) Groovy
12 4 (2.58%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.94%) COBOL
13 3 (1.94%) JCL
14 2 (1.29%) R
15 1 (0.65%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (5.16%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.87%) CCNA
3 6 (3.87%) JNCIA
4 4 (2.58%) Degree
4 4 (2.58%) RHCSA
5 3 (1.94%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.94%) PMP
6 2 (1.29%) PhD
7 1 (0.65%) CCNP
7 1 (0.65%) CISSP
7 1 (0.65%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.65%) GIAC
7 1 (0.65%) MCSA
7 1 (0.65%) MCSE
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.65%) OSCE
7 1 (0.65%) OSCP
7 1 (0.65%) RHCT
7 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.52%) ISO 9000
2 5 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 28 (18.06%) vSphere
1 28 (18.06%) Xen
1 28 (18.06%) XenServer
2 17 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.45%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.52%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.87%) Docker
5 6 (3.87%) XenApp
6 4 (2.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (2.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.29%) PowerHA
7 2 (1.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (32.90%) Puppet
2 38 (24.52%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (18.71%) Cobbler
4 28 (18.06%) Tivoli
5 6 (3.87%) AirWatch
5 6 (3.87%) Packer
6 4 (2.58%) Ansible
6 4 (2.58%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.58%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (2.58%) HP SIM
6 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (2.58%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (2.58%) SCCM
6 4 (2.58%) WSUS
7 3 (1.94%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (1.94%) Terraform
8 2 (1.29%) Nagios
9 1 (0.65%) Nessus
Vendors
1 63 (40.65%) Oracle
2 44 (28.39%) Microsoft
3 28 (18.06%) EnterpriseDB
4 24 (15.48%) VMware
5 18 (11.61%) Red Hat
6 16 (10.32%) Cisco
7 11 (7.10%) Citrix
8 10 (6.45%) NetApp
9 9 (5.81%) SAP
10 8 (5.16%) Hitachi
11 7 (4.52%) HP
12 6 (3.87%) Brocade
12 6 (3.87%) Ericsson
12 6 (3.87%) Foundry
12 6 (3.87%) Juniper
12 6 (3.87%) Redback
12 6 (3.87%) Veritas
13 4 (2.58%) GFI Software
13 4 (2.58%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.58%) Symantec
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