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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 80 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 131 203 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.11% 5.34% 5.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.25% 21.28% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 112 175 196
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
989 954 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.51% 25.07% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 832 829 901
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +12 15 £46,000 +8.23%
Stockport -21 7 £36,000 +9.92% 2
Rochdale +2 6 £48,000 +39.13%
Sale -2 6 £31,500 -16.00% 2
Cheadle +10 1 - -
Salford -3 1 - -
Bolton -6 1 £32,000 -36.00%
Bury - 1 £41,430 -
Oldham - 1 £41,430 -
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 150 (57.25%) Linux
2 113 (43.13%) Windows
3 107 (40.84%) Oracle
4 83 (31.68%) Java
5 79 (30.15%) SQL
6 77 (29.39%) Finance
7 63 (24.05%) ITIL
8 52 (19.85%) Degree
9 41 (15.65%) Relational Database
10 36 (13.74%) Problem Management
10 36 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (13.36%) Apache
12 32 (12.21%) Microsoft
13 31 (11.83%) SQL Server
14 28 (10.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 28 (10.69%) Middleware
15 27 (10.31%) IBM
16 26 (9.92%) JavaScript
16 26 (9.92%) Perl
16 26 (9.92%) HTML
16 26 (9.92%) MySQL
16 26 (9.92%) OO
16 26 (9.92%) Mainframe
16 26 (9.92%) VMware
16 26 (9.92%) Banking
16 26 (9.92%) Software Engineering
17 25 (9.54%) Java EE
17 25 (9.54%) Windows Server 2008
17 25 (9.54%) Shell Script
17 25 (9.54%) Solaris

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 35 (13.36%) Apache
2 22 (8.40%) WebLogic
3 18 (6.87%) WebSphere
4 12 (4.58%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.82%) MS Exchange
6 7 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.91%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 5 (1.91%) TIBCO EMS
7 5 (1.91%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.91%) Lotus Domino
7 5 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (1.53%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (1.53%) nginx
9 3 (1.15%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.76%) Confluence
10 2 (0.76%) ArchestrA
10 2 (0.76%) IIS
10 2 (0.76%) JBoss
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
3 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.29%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.91%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
2 5 (1.91%) TIBCO iProcess
2 5 (1.91%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (1.91%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.96%) Office 365
2 9 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.15%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.76%) SaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.25%) WAN
2 17 (6.49%) Internet
2 17 (6.49%) SAN
2 17 (6.49%) Firewall
3 12 (4.58%) LAN
4 9 (3.44%) VPN
4 9 (3.44%) DNS
5 8 (3.05%) HTTP
5 8 (3.05%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.29%) Network Security
7 5 (1.91%) SSL
7 5 (1.91%) MPLS
8 4 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.15%) DHCP
10 2 (0.76%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.76%) DMZ
10 2 (0.76%) LDAP
11 1 (0.38%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.38%) VPLS
11 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.65%) Relational Database
2 31 (11.83%) SQL Server
3 26 (9.92%) MySQL
4 23 (8.78%) Oracle Database
5 19 (7.25%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (4.58%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.44%) OLTP
8 7 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (2.29%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.91%) Ingres
11 4 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (1.15%) Big Data
12 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.15%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 14 (5.34%) Eclipse
2 10 (3.82%) SoapUI
3 7 (2.67%) Ant
4 6 (2.29%) Subversion
4 6 (2.29%) Maven
4 6 (2.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.91%) JUnit
5 5 (1.91%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.53%) ERwin
6 4 (1.53%) Log4j
6 4 (1.53%) Toad
7 3 (1.15%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.15%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.76%) Gradle
8 2 (0.76%) Hudson
8 2 (0.76%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.76%) JIRA
8 2 (0.76%) Selenium
8 2 (0.76%) ClearCase
General
1 77 (29.39%) Finance
2 26 (9.92%) Banking
3 19 (7.25%) Retail
4 11 (4.20%) Games
5 8 (3.05%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.15%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.15%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.38%) International Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (19.85%) Developer
2 33 (12.60%) Analyst
3 21 (8.02%) Support Analyst
4 19 (7.25%) Team Leader
5 17 (6.49%) Applications Support
5 17 (6.49%) Software Engineer
6 16 (6.11%) Support Engineer
6 16 (6.11%) Administrator
6 16 (6.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 14 (5.34%) Architect
8 12 (4.58%) DBA
8 12 (4.58%) Infrastructure Architect
8 12 (4.58%) Java Developer
8 12 (4.58%) Applications Support Analyst
8 12 (4.58%) Infrastructure Designer
8 12 (4.58%) Designer
9 11 (4.20%) Linux Administrator
9 11 (4.20%) Applications Developer
10 10 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
11 9 (3.44%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.69%) Middleware
2 26 (9.92%) HTML
3 25 (9.54%) Java EE
4 24 (9.16%) Web Services
5 22 (8.40%) SOAP
6 21 (8.02%) XML
7 13 (4.96%) CSS
7 13 (4.96%) Servlets
8 10 (3.82%) J2EE
8 10 (3.82%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (3.44%) JSON
9 9 (3.44%) WSDL
10 8 (3.05%) JMS
10 8 (3.05%) Ajax
10 8 (3.05%) LAMP
11 7 (2.67%) EJB
11 7 (2.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 6 (2.29%) jQuery
13 5 (1.91%) RESTful
13 5 (1.91%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.92%) Mainframe
2 18 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.49%) IBM Mainframe
4 16 (6.11%) Tandem
5 11 (4.20%) Online Games
6 9 (3.44%) Mathematics
6 9 (3.44%) Physics
7 7 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.67%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.53%) Open Source
8 4 (1.53%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.53%) Clustering
8 4 (1.53%) Statistics
8 4 (1.53%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.76%) User Experience
10 2 (0.76%) Telematics
10 2 (0.76%) PDA
10 2 (0.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 150 (57.25%) Linux
2 113 (43.13%) Windows
3 28 (10.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (9.54%) Solaris
4 25 (9.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (6.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (5.34%) AIX
7 12 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.29%) CentOS
9 5 (1.91%) Android
9 5 (1.91%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.15%) HPUX
10 3 (1.15%) Fedora
10 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.38%) SUSE
11 1 (0.38%) Debian
11 1 (0.38%) VMS
11 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.05%) ITIL
2 36 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (13.74%) Problem Management
3 26 (9.92%) Software Engineering
3 26 (9.92%) OO
4 22 (8.40%) Service Delivery
5 19 (7.25%) Project Management
6 18 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (6.11%) Software Testing
8 15 (5.73%) PRINCE2
9 14 (5.34%) Release Management
10 12 (4.58%) Risk Analysis
10 12 (4.58%) Information Security
11 11 (4.20%) OOD
11 11 (4.20%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (4.20%) Document Management
11 11 (4.20%) Line Management
11 11 (4.20%) Mentoring
12 10 (3.82%) Unit Testing
12 10 (3.82%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 83 (31.68%) Java
2 79 (30.15%) SQL
3 26 (9.92%) JavaScript
3 26 (9.92%) Perl
4 25 (9.54%) Shell Script
5 16 (6.11%) PHP
6 14 (5.34%) Python
7 9 (3.44%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.44%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.67%) C++
9 6 (2.29%) Ruby
9 6 (2.29%) PHP5
9 6 (2.29%) C
10 5 (1.91%) JCL
11 3 (1.15%) C#
12 2 (0.76%) Groovy
12 2 (0.76%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.76%) Scala
13 1 (0.38%) VB6
13 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (19.85%) Degree
2 11 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (2.67%) MCSE
3 7 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.29%) HND
5 4 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.76%) MCP
6 2 (0.76%) CCNA
6 2 (0.76%) PMP
6 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.38%) PCI QSA
7 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) CISA
7 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.38%) ISEB
7 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.38%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.73%) QA
2 12 (4.58%) SLA
3 8 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.29%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (8.40%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.96%) MetaFrame
2 13 (4.96%) XenApp
2 13 (4.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 13 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.91%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.76%) KVM
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.38%) Docker
5 1 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.38%) Kamailio
5 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.38%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 10 (3.82%) Puppet
2 6 (2.29%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.53%) Nagios
4 4 (1.53%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.15%) Ansible
5 3 (1.15%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (0.76%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.76%) Hyperic
6 2 (0.76%) Control-M
6 2 (0.76%) Cacti
7 1 (0.38%) Nessus
7 1 (0.38%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.38%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.38%) logstash
7 1 (0.38%) Salt
7 1 (0.38%) YUM
Vendors
1 107 (40.84%) Oracle
2 32 (12.21%) Microsoft
3 27 (10.31%) IBM
4 26 (9.92%) VMware
5 23 (8.78%) Citrix
6 19 (7.25%) HP
7 15 (5.73%) Red Hat
8 13 (4.96%) EMC
9 10 (3.82%) Sybase
10 9 (3.44%) Cisco
11 8 (3.05%) TIBCO
11 8 (3.05%) AppSense
12 7 (2.67%) Juniper
13 6 (2.29%) Teradata
13 6 (2.29%) Zend
13 6 (2.29%) 3PAR
14 5 (1.91%) Kaspersky
14 5 (1.91%) Symantec
14 5 (1.91%) McAfee
14 5 (1.91%) Lotus
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sale
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £18000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitingStaff.co.uk
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
JD Williams Group Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANS
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago