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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 72 52 36
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 135 168 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.28% 4.31% 6.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.05% 16.39% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 128 141 175
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
961 1025 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.33% 26.32% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 791 889 836
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +15 16 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Rochdale - 5 £48,000 -
Stockport +1 3 £22,500 -15.09% 3
Cheadle +3 2 - -
Sale +6 1 - -
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 180 (60.40%) Linux
2 128 (42.95%) Java
3 123 (41.28%) Windows
4 115 (38.59%) Oracle
5 114 (38.26%) SQL
6 101 (33.89%) Finance
7 56 (18.79%) Degree
8 55 (18.46%) ITIL
9 54 (18.12%) HTML
9 54 (18.12%) Shell Script
10 50 (16.78%) JavaScript
10 50 (16.78%) Relational Database
11 39 (13.09%) Microsoft
12 38 (12.75%) Oracle Database
13 37 (12.42%) SQL Server
14 34 (11.41%) XML
14 34 (11.41%) Java EE
14 34 (11.41%) Problem Management
15 33 (11.07%) CSS
16 32 (10.74%) J2EE
17 31 (10.40%) Perl
18 30 (10.07%) WebLogic
19 27 (9.06%) Windows Server 2003
19 27 (9.06%) Middleware
19 27 (9.06%) Retail
20 26 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
20 26 (8.72%) MySQL
21 25 (8.39%) Solaris
21 25 (8.39%) OO
21 25 (8.39%) Banking

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 30 (10.07%) WebLogic
2 24 (8.05%) Tomcat
3 21 (7.05%) Apache
4 18 (6.04%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 16 (5.37%) TIBCO EMS
6 13 (4.36%) WebSphere
7 11 (3.69%) MS Exchange
8 8 (2.68%) SAS
9 5 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (1.34%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (1.01%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.01%) nginx
12 2 (0.67%) Confluence
12 2 (0.67%) CICS
12 2 (0.67%) ArchestrA
12 2 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.34%) IIS
13 1 (0.34%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) MS Project
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (6.04%) BusinessWorks
1 18 (6.04%) TIBCO iProcess
2 16 (5.37%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 2 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.34%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.34%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.68%) Office 365
2 7 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.67%) SaaS
3 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.34%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.70%) LAN
1 17 (5.70%) WAN
2 16 (5.37%) Firewall
3 9 (3.02%) SAN
3 9 (3.02%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.02%) VPN
4 8 (2.68%) Internet
5 7 (2.35%) DNS
6 5 (1.68%) MPLS
6 5 (1.68%) FTP
6 5 (1.68%) HTTP
6 5 (1.68%) Network Security
7 4 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.01%) SSL
8 3 (1.01%) LDAP
9 1 (0.34%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.34%) IPv4
9 1 (0.34%) IPv6
9 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.78%) Relational Database
2 38 (12.75%) Oracle Database
3 37 (12.42%) SQL Server
4 26 (8.72%) MySQL
5 15 (5.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (4.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 14 (4.70%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (4.03%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.68%) Sybase ASA
8 5 (1.68%) OLTP
8 5 (1.68%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (1.34%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (1.34%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.34%) DB2
9 4 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.01%) DataStage
10 3 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.01%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (7.38%) Eclipse
2 19 (6.38%) Ant
3 15 (5.03%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.03%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.03%) Maven
5 8 (2.68%) JUnit
6 6 (2.01%) Mockito
6 6 (2.01%) Gerrit
7 5 (1.68%) Hudson
8 4 (1.34%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.34%) ERwin
8 4 (1.34%) Log4j
8 4 (1.34%) Subversion
8 4 (1.34%) Toad
9 2 (0.67%) JIRA
9 2 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.34%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 101 (33.89%) Finance
2 27 (9.06%) Retail
3 25 (8.39%) Banking
4 17 (5.70%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.01%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.68%) Games
7 3 (1.01%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.34%) International Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 73 (24.50%) Developer
2 38 (12.75%) Analyst
3 33 (11.07%) Support Engineer
4 27 (9.06%) Administrator
5 26 (8.72%) Applications Support
6 25 (8.39%) Java Developer
7 22 (7.38%) Support Analyst
8 19 (6.38%) Team Leader
9 18 (6.04%) DBA
10 17 (5.70%) Linux Engineer
11 16 (5.37%) Linux Support
11 16 (5.37%) Consultant
12 14 (4.70%) Linux Support Engineer
13 13 (4.36%) Software Developer
13 13 (4.36%) Oracle DBA
14 12 (4.03%) Applications Support Analyst
14 12 (4.03%) Applications Support Engineer
14 12 (4.03%) Linux Administrator
14 12 (4.03%) UNIX Support
15 11 (3.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (18.12%) HTML
2 34 (11.41%) XML
2 34 (11.41%) Java EE
3 33 (11.07%) CSS
4 32 (10.74%) J2EE
5 27 (9.06%) Middleware
6 22 (7.38%) Web Services
6 22 (7.38%) EJB
7 18 (6.04%) Spring
8 16 (5.37%) Java SE
8 16 (5.37%) Rendezvous
9 15 (5.03%) Hibernate
10 13 (4.36%) jQuery
11 12 (4.03%) .NET
12 11 (3.69%) WSDL
13 10 (3.36%) JDBC
13 10 (3.36%) SOAP
14 9 (3.02%) Servlets
14 9 (3.02%) Swing
14 9 (3.02%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.71%) Computer Science
2 17 (5.70%) Mainframe
3 14 (4.70%) Mathematics
4 11 (3.69%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.68%) Tandem
7 7 (2.35%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (1.68%) Online Games
8 5 (1.68%) Clustering
8 5 (1.68%) Physics
8 5 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.34%) Cryptography
9 4 (1.34%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.01%) Economics
10 3 (1.01%) Replication
11 2 (0.67%) PDA
11 2 (0.67%) Open Source
12 1 (0.34%) Xbox
12 1 (0.34%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 180 (60.40%) Linux
2 123 (41.28%) Windows
3 27 (9.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (8.39%) Solaris
5 23 (7.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (7.05%) AIX
7 15 (5.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.01%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.01%) HPUX
10 5 (1.68%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.68%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.68%) CentOS
10 5 (1.68%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.01%) Fedora
11 3 (1.01%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.67%) SUSE
13 1 (0.34%) VMS
13 1 (0.34%) OS/400
13 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (18.46%) ITIL
2 34 (11.41%) Problem Management
3 26 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (8.39%) OO
5 21 (7.05%) Change Management
6 19 (6.38%) Project Management
7 17 (5.70%) Software Testing
8 16 (5.37%) Software Engineering
8 16 (5.37%) OOA/OOD
9 15 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (4.70%) OOD
10 14 (4.70%) Service Delivery
11 13 (4.36%) PRINCE2
12 12 (4.03%) Service Management
12 12 (4.03%) Information Security
12 12 (4.03%) Capacity Planning
13 11 (3.69%) E-Commerce
13 11 (3.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (3.36%) Document Management
14 10 (3.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (42.95%) Java
2 114 (38.26%) SQL
3 54 (18.12%) Shell Script
4 50 (16.78%) JavaScript
5 31 (10.40%) Perl
6 17 (5.70%) PHP
6 17 (5.70%) C#
7 16 (5.37%) C
7 16 (5.37%) PL/SQL
8 12 (4.03%) Python
9 10 (3.36%) Ruby
10 8 (2.68%) Prolog
11 7 (2.35%) Jython
12 6 (2.01%) XPath
13 4 (1.34%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.34%) Delphi
14 3 (1.01%) C++
14 3 (1.01%) JCL
14 3 (1.01%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 56 (18.79%) Degree
2 12 (4.03%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (2.01%) HND
4 5 (1.68%) ISEB
4 5 (1.68%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.34%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) CISA
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.34%) OCP
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.69%) SLA
2 8 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.68%) QA
3 4 (1.34%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (6.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.68%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (2.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 8 (2.68%) MetaFrame
3 8 (2.68%) XenApp
4 3 (1.01%) KVM
5 1 (0.34%) Docker
5 1 (0.34%) RHEV
5 1 (0.34%) Varnish
5 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.34%) Nmap
5 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.02%) Puppet
2 6 (2.01%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.34%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.67%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (0.67%) Ansible
4 2 (0.67%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.67%) Nagios
4 2 (0.67%) TIBCO Hawk
4 2 (0.67%) CA Wily
4 2 (0.67%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.34%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.34%) YUM
5 1 (0.34%) Nessus
5 1 (0.34%) logstash
Vendors
1 115 (38.59%) Oracle
2 39 (13.09%) Microsoft
3 21 (7.05%) Red Hat
4 19 (6.38%) VMware
5 18 (6.04%) TIBCO
6 17 (5.70%) Citrix
7 15 (5.03%) IBM
8 11 (3.69%) Sybase
9 10 (3.36%) HP
9 10 (3.36%) EMC
10 9 (3.02%) Teradata
11 8 (2.68%) AppSense
11 8 (2.68%) Sencha
12 6 (2.01%) Cisco
12 6 (2.01%) Juniper
13 5 (1.68%) Axway
14 4 (1.34%) IronPort
14 4 (1.34%) Blue Coat
14 4 (1.34%) Actimize
14 4 (1.34%) Sophos
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + 2K On Call + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hudson - London
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Greater Manchester (M1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20-24k (DOE) + Benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Subject to experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago