The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 105 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-52 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 68 172 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.07% 4.51% 4.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.85% 17.50% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 54 133 172
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £22,600 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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
768 983 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.39% 25.76% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 635 817 925
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Stockport -1 23 £34,500 +1.47% 4
Salford +1 5 £41,500 +26.71% 1
Bolton +9 2 £32,000 +28.00%
Rochdale - 2 £41,000 -
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 110 (60.77%) Linux
2 90 (49.72%) Java
3 83 (45.86%) Windows
4 66 (36.46%) Oracle
5 62 (34.25%) XML
6 58 (32.04%) SOAP
7 52 (28.73%) SQL Server
7 52 (28.73%) Degree
8 49 (27.07%) Retail
8 49 (27.07%) JMS
9 48 (26.52%) C++
10 47 (25.97%) SQL
10 47 (25.97%) Software Engineering
11 39 (21.55%) Relational Database
11 39 (21.55%) C
12 38 (20.99%) Finance
12 38 (20.99%) TDD
13 37 (20.44%) OO
14 34 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (18.23%) JSON
15 33 (18.23%) Servlets
15 33 (18.23%) WSDL
16 32 (17.68%) J2EE
17 30 (16.57%) Hibernate
17 30 (16.57%) ActiveMQ
17 30 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (16.57%) Spring
17 30 (16.57%) Maven
17 30 (16.57%) REST
17 30 (16.57%) RabbitMQ

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 17 (9.39%) WebLogic
2 16 (8.84%) WebSphere
2 16 (8.84%) GlassFish
3 5 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (2.76%) IIS
3 5 (2.76%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.76%) JBoss
4 4 (2.21%) Apache
5 2 (1.10%) CMS
5 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.55%) nginx
6 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.55%) SAS
6 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.76%) MS Office
3 3 (1.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.73%) SAN
2 13 (7.18%) Firewall
3 7 (3.87%) Internet
4 5 (2.76%) NetScaler
4 5 (2.76%) Network Security
4 5 (2.76%) LAN
5 4 (2.21%) WAN
5 4 (2.21%) HTTP
5 4 (2.21%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.66%) NAS
6 3 (1.66%) SNMP
6 3 (1.66%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.66%) DNS
7 2 (1.10%) MPLS
7 2 (1.10%) OSPF
7 2 (1.10%) DMZ
7 2 (1.10%) L2TP
7 2 (1.10%) BGP
7 2 (1.10%) DSLAM
7 2 (1.10%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (28.73%) SQL Server
2 39 (21.55%) Relational Database
3 23 (12.71%) RDBMS
4 19 (10.50%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.42%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (4.42%) OLTP
5 8 (4.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (3.87%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.76%) DB2 UDB
8 5 (2.76%) Ingres
8 5 (2.76%) DB2
8 5 (2.76%) MySQL
9 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (2.21%) Big Data
10 3 (1.66%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.66%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.10%) DTS
Development Applications
1 30 (16.57%) Maven
2 24 (13.26%) JUnit
2 24 (13.26%) Eclipse
3 19 (10.50%) Ant
4 9 (4.97%) Redmine
4 9 (4.97%) Subversion
5 8 (4.42%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.31%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.66%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.10%) Mocha
8 2 (1.10%) QUnit
8 2 (1.10%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.55%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.55%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.55%) Hudson
9 1 (0.55%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.55%) Mercurial
General
1 49 (27.07%) Retail
2 38 (20.99%) Finance
3 23 (12.71%) Banking
4 6 (3.31%) Marketing
5 5 (2.76%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.21%) Games
6 4 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.66%) iGaming
7 3 (1.66%) Billing
7 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.66%) Law
8 2 (1.10%) Advertising
9 1 (0.55%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.55%) French Language
9 1 (0.55%) German Language
9 1 (0.55%) Electronics
9 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (26.52%) Developer
2 33 (18.23%) Java Developer
2 33 (18.23%) Software Engineer
3 15 (8.29%) DBA
4 13 (7.18%) Analyst
5 11 (6.08%) Architect
5 11 (6.08%) Senior Developer
6 10 (5.52%) Support Engineer
6 10 (5.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (5.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (4.97%) Oracle DBA
8 7 (3.87%) UNIX Specialist
8 7 (3.87%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (2.76%) Teradata DBA
9 5 (2.76%) UNIX Technical Specialist
9 5 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (2.76%) Consultant
9 5 (2.76%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (2.76%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (2.76%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (34.25%) XML
2 58 (32.04%) SOAP
3 49 (27.07%) JMS
4 33 (18.23%) JSON
4 33 (18.23%) Servlets
4 33 (18.23%) WSDL
5 32 (17.68%) J2EE
6 30 (16.57%) Hibernate
6 30 (16.57%) ActiveMQ
6 30 (16.57%) Spring
6 30 (16.57%) REST
6 30 (16.57%) RabbitMQ
7 29 (16.02%) Web Services
8 27 (14.92%) Java EE
9 22 (12.15%) HTML
10 16 (8.84%) EJB
11 15 (8.29%) JNDI
11 15 (8.29%) JDBC
12 11 (6.08%) CSS
13 10 (5.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (14.36%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (7.18%) Mainframe
4 10 (5.52%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.76%) User Experience
5 5 (2.76%) LPAR
6 4 (2.21%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.21%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.66%) Open Source
7 3 (1.66%) Derivative
7 3 (1.66%) Physics
7 3 (1.66%) Online Games
7 3 (1.66%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.10%) Clustering
8 2 (1.10%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.55%) iSeries
9 1 (0.55%) PKI
9 1 (0.55%) Life Science
9 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 110 (60.77%) Linux
2 83 (45.86%) Windows
3 15 (8.29%) Solaris
4 10 (5.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.31%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.76%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.76%) AIX
8 4 (2.21%) CentOS
9 2 (1.10%) SUSE
9 2 (1.10%) HPUX
9 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.97%) Software Engineering
2 38 (20.99%) TDD
3 37 (20.44%) OO
4 30 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (12.71%) E-Commerce
5 23 (12.71%) Logistics
6 21 (11.60%) ITIL
7 20 (11.05%) Software Architecture
8 16 (8.84%) OOP
9 15 (8.29%) OOD
10 14 (7.73%) Change Management
11 13 (7.18%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.52%) Automated Testing
13 9 (4.97%) Scrum
14 8 (4.42%) Service Delivery
14 8 (4.42%) Asset Management
15 7 (3.87%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (3.87%) Unit Testing
15 7 (3.87%) Information Security
16 6 (3.31%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 90 (49.72%) Java
2 48 (26.52%) C++
3 47 (25.97%) SQL
4 39 (21.55%) C
5 22 (12.15%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.97%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.97%) C#
7 8 (4.42%) Python
8 7 (3.87%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.31%) VB
9 6 (3.31%) Perl
10 5 (2.76%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.21%) VBA
11 4 (2.21%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.21%) Scala
12 2 (1.10%) AWK
12 2 (1.10%) PHP
12 2 (1.10%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.10%) sed
13 1 (0.55%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 52 (28.73%) Degree
2 5 (2.76%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.21%) MCSE
3 4 (2.21%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.21%) ISEB
4 3 (1.66%) NVQ Level 3
4 3 (1.66%) CCNP
4 3 (1.66%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.10%) CISSP
5 2 (1.10%) CCA
5 2 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.10%) JNCIS
5 2 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.55%) CFCE
6 1 (0.55%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.55%) NCDA
6 1 (0.55%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.66%) QA
1 3 (1.66%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) COBIT
2 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.55%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (6.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.66%) XenServer
4 2 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.10%) XenApp
5 1 (0.55%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.55%) KVM
5 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.55%) SRDF
5 1 (0.55%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.55%) Dovecot
5 1 (0.55%) vSphere
5 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.31%) NetBackup
2 5 (2.76%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 3 (1.66%) Puppet
3 3 (1.66%) Nagios
3 3 (1.66%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.10%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.55%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.55%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.55%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 66 (36.46%) Oracle
2 23 (12.71%) VMware
3 21 (11.60%) Microsoft
4 16 (8.84%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.63%) HP
6 9 (4.97%) Cisco
6 9 (4.97%) IBM
6 9 (4.97%) NetApp
7 8 (4.42%) Teradata
8 6 (3.31%) Sybase
9 5 (2.76%) Hitachi
9 5 (2.76%) Citrix
9 5 (2.76%) Juniper
10 3 (1.66%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.66%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.10%) AppSense
11 2 (1.10%) Sophos
11 2 (1.10%) Splunk
12 1 (0.55%) Tableau
12 1 (0.55%) Sitecore
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £50k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20.00 - £25.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EPSN Workforce UK Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £57,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36491 - £42930 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Co-operative
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Ripe4
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, overtime
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago