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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 64 58 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 136 167 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.44% 4.01% 6.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.37% 15.81% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 127 142 161
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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
1017 1056 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.76% 25.38% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 860 917 863
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 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £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 23 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 23 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 +4 10 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Stockport -4 7 £22,500 -18.18% 1
Bolton -6 3 £25,000 -44.44%
Cheadle +3 2 - -
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 197 (58.81%) Linux
2 151 (45.07%) SQL
3 140 (41.79%) Java
3 140 (41.79%) Windows
4 127 (37.91%) Oracle
5 110 (32.84%) Finance
6 66 (19.70%) HTML
7 59 (17.61%) JavaScript
7 59 (17.61%) Shell Script
8 57 (17.01%) ITIL
9 55 (16.42%) Degree
9 55 (16.42%) Relational Database
10 52 (15.52%) Microsoft
11 46 (13.73%) Oracle Database
12 44 (13.13%) J2EE
13 41 (12.24%) CSS
14 36 (10.75%) WebLogic
15 35 (10.45%) XML
15 35 (10.45%) Middleware
16 34 (10.15%) Problem Management
17 33 (9.85%) VMware
18 32 (9.55%) Retail
19 31 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
19 31 (9.25%) Java EE
19 31 (9.25%) OO
19 31 (9.25%) Perl
19 31 (9.25%) SQL Server
20 30 (8.96%) Tomcat
21 28 (8.36%) EJB
22 27 (8.06%) Solaris

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 36 (10.75%) WebLogic
2 30 (8.96%) Tomcat
3 22 (6.57%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 20 (5.97%) TIBCO EMS
5 14 (4.18%) WebSphere
6 13 (3.88%) SAS
7 11 (3.28%) Apache
8 7 (2.09%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.90%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.60%) TeamSite
12 2 (0.60%) CICS
12 2 (0.60%) ArchestrA
12 2 (0.60%) Confluence
13 1 (0.30%) Node.js
13 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.30%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (6.57%) BusinessWorks
1 22 (6.57%) TIBCO iProcess
2 20 (5.97%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 4 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.30%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.79%) Office 365
2 5 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.30%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.78%) LAN
1 16 (4.78%) WAN
2 15 (4.48%) Firewall
3 14 (4.18%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.69%) Internet
5 8 (2.39%) SAN
6 7 (2.09%) FTP
6 7 (2.09%) VPN
7 6 (1.79%) DNS
8 4 (1.19%) HTTP
8 4 (1.19%) LDAP
8 4 (1.19%) MPLS
8 4 (1.19%) Network Security
9 3 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.60%) SSL
11 1 (0.30%) IPv4
11 1 (0.30%) IPv6
11 1 (0.30%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.30%) VoIP
11 1 (0.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.42%) Relational Database
2 46 (13.73%) Oracle Database
3 31 (9.25%) SQL Server
4 26 (7.76%) MySQL
5 15 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (4.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (2.39%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.49%) DB2
9 5 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (1.49%) Sybase ASA
10 4 (1.19%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.90%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.90%) DataStage
11 3 (0.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (7.46%) Ant
2 22 (6.57%) Eclipse
3 21 (6.27%) Git (software)
3 21 (6.27%) Jenkins
4 15 (4.48%) Maven
5 13 (3.88%) JUnit
6 9 (2.69%) Mockito
6 9 (2.69%) Gerrit
7 7 (2.09%) Hudson
8 6 (1.79%) Subversion
9 4 (1.19%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.19%) Selenium
9 4 (1.19%) Log4j
9 4 (1.19%) ERwin
9 4 (1.19%) Toad
10 3 (0.90%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.60%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.60%) JMeter
11 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.60%) NUnit
General
1 110 (32.84%) Finance
2 32 (9.55%) Retail
3 21 (6.27%) Banking
4 19 (5.67%) Financial Institution
5 10 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.90%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.60%) Military
7 2 (0.60%) Legal
7 2 (0.60%) Electronics
8 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.30%) Back Office
8 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Marketing
8 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 79 (23.58%) Developer
2 48 (14.33%) Support Engineer
3 38 (11.34%) Analyst
4 34 (10.15%) Java Developer
5 31 (9.25%) Administrator
6 29 (8.66%) Consultant
7 26 (7.76%) Applications Support
8 22 (6.57%) Software Developer
8 22 (6.57%) Team Leader
9 20 (5.97%) Support Analyst
10 18 (5.37%) DBA
11 17 (5.07%) UNIX Support
11 17 (5.07%) Linux Engineer
11 17 (5.07%) Linux Support
12 16 (4.78%) Senior Developer
13 15 (4.48%) Applications Support Engineer
13 15 (4.48%) Linux Support Engineer
13 15 (4.48%) Linux Administrator
14 13 (3.88%) UNIX Engineer
14 13 (3.88%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (19.70%) HTML
2 44 (13.13%) J2EE
3 41 (12.24%) CSS
4 35 (10.45%) XML
4 35 (10.45%) Middleware
5 31 (9.25%) Java EE
6 28 (8.36%) EJB
7 23 (6.87%) Web Services
8 21 (6.27%) Spring
9 20 (5.97%) Rendezvous
9 20 (5.97%) Java SE
10 18 (5.37%) jQuery
10 18 (5.37%) Hibernate
11 15 (4.48%) JDBC
12 13 (3.88%) .NET
12 13 (3.88%) Ext JS
13 10 (2.99%) Ajax
13 10 (2.99%) LAMP
14 9 (2.69%) JAXB
14 9 (2.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.67%) Computer Science
2 17 (5.07%) Mainframe
3 10 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.69%) Tandem
4 9 (2.69%) Clustering
4 9 (2.69%) Mathematics
5 8 (2.39%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.09%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.19%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.19%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.90%) Economics
9 3 (0.90%) AS400
9 3 (0.90%) Replication
9 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.60%) iSeries
10 2 (0.60%) PDA
10 2 (0.60%) Human Factors
11 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.30%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 197 (58.81%) Linux
2 140 (41.79%) Windows
3 27 (8.06%) Solaris
4 23 (6.87%) AIX
5 21 (6.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (4.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (3.58%) HPUX
9 6 (1.79%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (1.49%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.49%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.49%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.90%) Fedora
11 3 (0.90%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.90%) CentOS
12 2 (0.60%) Android
12 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (17.01%) ITIL
2 34 (10.15%) Problem Management
3 31 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (9.25%) OO
4 22 (6.57%) Change Management
4 22 (6.57%) Software Testing
5 20 (5.97%) OOA/OOD
6 18 (5.37%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (5.07%) Scrum
8 16 (4.78%) Project Management
9 14 (4.18%) PRINCE2
10 13 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (3.58%) Integration Testing
11 12 (3.58%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (3.58%) E-Commerce
11 12 (3.58%) OOD
11 12 (3.58%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (3.58%) Service Delivery
12 11 (3.28%) Software Engineering
13 10 (2.99%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 151 (45.07%) SQL
2 140 (41.79%) Java
3 59 (17.61%) JavaScript
3 59 (17.61%) Shell Script
4 31 (9.25%) Perl
5 21 (6.27%) C#
6 20 (5.97%) PL/SQL
7 19 (5.67%) PHP
8 17 (5.07%) C
9 13 (3.88%) Prolog
10 12 (3.58%) Python
10 12 (3.58%) Ruby
11 9 (2.69%) XPath
12 8 (2.39%) Jython
13 7 (2.09%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.49%) Delphi
15 4 (1.19%) C++
15 4 (1.19%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.60%) Scala
16 2 (0.60%) JCL
Qualifications
1 55 (16.42%) Degree
2 10 (2.99%) Security Cleared
2 10 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (2.99%) ISTQB
3 9 (2.69%) HND
4 8 (2.39%) ISEB
4 8 (2.39%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.60%) RHCE
6 2 (0.60%) MCSA
6 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.30%) OCP
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.99%) QA
2 9 (2.69%) SLA
3 6 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.79%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.90%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (5.67%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (1.79%) MetaFrame
4 6 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (1.79%) XenApp
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.30%) Nmap
6 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.30%) vSphere
6 1 (0.30%) Varnish
6 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.30%) KVM
6 1 (0.30%) Docker
6 1 (0.30%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 12 (3.58%) Puppet
2 9 (2.69%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.60%) Nagios
5 2 (0.60%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.60%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.60%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (0.60%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (0.60%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.30%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.30%) logstash
6 1 (0.30%) YUM
6 1 (0.30%) Nessus
Vendors
1 127 (37.91%) Oracle
2 52 (15.52%) Microsoft
3 33 (9.85%) VMware
4 27 (8.06%) Red Hat
5 22 (6.57%) TIBCO
6 17 (5.07%) IBM
7 16 (4.78%) Citrix
8 13 (3.88%) Sencha
9 10 (2.99%) HP
10 9 (2.69%) Teradata
11 8 (2.39%) EMC
12 6 (1.79%) Cisco
12 6 (1.79%) Sybase
12 6 (1.79%) AppSense
12 6 (1.79%) Sophos
12 6 (1.79%) Axway
13 5 (1.49%) Juniper
13 5 (1.49%) NetApp
14 4 (1.19%) Veritas
14 4 (1.19%) Actimize
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