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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 125 76 89
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +13
Permanent jobs citing Unix 80 119 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.11% 3.26% 3.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.62% 13.39% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 75 105 110
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
928 889 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.48% 24.36% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 842 715 868
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 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockport -4 5 £47,500 +37.68% 2
Salford 0 4 £38,250 +11.67% 1
Rochdale - 4 £38,000 -
Altrincham 0 3 £32,500 -31.57%
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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.

1 136 (80.95%) Linux
2 68 (40.48%) SQL
3 67 (39.88%) Windows
4 63 (37.50%) ITIL
5 61 (36.31%) Oracle
6 60 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (35.12%) Microsoft
8 48 (28.57%) Puppet
9 41 (24.40%) DevOps
10 40 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (23.81%) Configuration Management
10 40 (23.81%) Ruby
11 39 (23.21%) Python
12 38 (22.62%) Shell Script
13 34 (20.24%) .NET
14 32 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
14 32 (19.05%) Bash Shell
15 30 (17.86%) Java
15 30 (17.86%) Scrum
16 29 (17.26%) JavaScript
17 28 (16.67%) Finance
18 27 (16.07%) Cobbler
19 26 (15.48%) vSphere
19 26 (15.48%) EnterpriseDB
19 26 (15.48%) XenServer
19 26 (15.48%) Xen
19 26 (15.48%) OpenStack
19 26 (15.48%) CloudStack
19 26 (15.48%) DSDM
19 26 (15.48%) RUP

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 26 (15.48%) CloudStack
1 26 (15.48%) OpenStack
2 25 (14.88%) JBoss
3 24 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 24 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 12 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 11 (6.55%) NetWeaver
6 6 (3.57%) Apache
7 5 (2.98%) CICS
7 5 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.98%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.98%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.38%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.79%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.79%) IIS
9 3 (1.79%) SAS
9 3 (1.79%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 16 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.55%) MS Office
3 4 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.14%) PaaS
2 10 (5.95%) IaaS
3 6 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.38%) GitHub
5 4 (2.38%) Office 365
6 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.88%) Firewall
2 18 (10.71%) DNS
3 14 (8.33%) Internet
4 13 (7.74%) TCP/IP
5 11 (6.55%) SAN
6 9 (5.36%) DHCP
6 9 (5.36%) VPN
7 8 (4.76%) BGP
7 8 (4.76%) Ethernet
7 8 (4.76%) ICMP
7 8 (4.76%) OSPF
7 8 (4.76%) TACACS
7 8 (4.76%) VLAN
8 7 (4.17%) Wireless
9 6 (3.57%) HTTP
10 5 (2.98%) LDAP
11 4 (2.38%) 802.11
11 4 (2.38%) FTP
11 4 (2.38%) Skype
12 3 (1.79%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.10%) MySQL
1 22 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.52%) DB2
3 11 (6.55%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.17%) Big Data
5 7 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.38%) MS Access
6 4 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.79%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.19%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.19%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.60%) HBase
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.55%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.98%) Subversion
3 5 (2.98%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.38%) Fiddler
4 4 (2.38%) Firebug
4 4 (2.38%) JMeter
4 4 (2.38%) LoadRunner
4 4 (2.38%) The Grinder
4 4 (2.38%) Toad
5 3 (1.79%) Gradle
5 3 (1.79%) JIRA
5 3 (1.79%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.60%) Gatling
6 1 (0.60%) Hudson
6 1 (0.60%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.60%) RSpec
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
General
1 28 (16.67%) Finance
2 17 (10.12%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.74%) Banking
4 12 (7.14%) Electronics
5 10 (5.95%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.17%) Marketing
7 5 (2.98%) Legal
8 4 (2.38%) Back Office
9 3 (1.79%) Retail
10 1 (0.60%) Advertising
10 1 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (22.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (20.83%) Developer
3 31 (18.45%) Support Engineer
4 21 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 21 (12.50%) Consultant
5 14 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
5 14 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
6 13 (7.74%) PHP Developer
7 11 (6.55%) IT Engineer
7 11 (6.55%) IT Support
7 11 (6.55%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (6.55%) Java Developer
7 11 (6.55%) Platform Engineer
7 11 (6.55%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 11 (6.55%) SAP Consultant
8 9 (5.36%) Analyst
8 9 (5.36%) Linux Support
9 8 (4.76%) Network Engineer
9 8 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
9 8 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.24%) .NET
2 22 (13.10%) CSS
3 19 (11.31%) HTML
4 18 (10.71%) XML
5 11 (6.55%) SAP Basis
6 10 (5.95%) jQuery
7 8 (4.76%) .NET Framework
7 8 (4.76%) SOAP
8 7 (4.17%) Web Services
9 6 (3.57%) Ajax
9 6 (3.57%) J2EE
10 4 (2.38%) 802.1X
10 4 (2.38%) Kohana
10 4 (2.38%) LAMP
10 4 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (2.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 3 (1.79%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (1.79%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.50%) Clustering
2 14 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.17%) Mainframe
4 6 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.57%) Blog
4 6 (3.57%) iPad
5 5 (2.98%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.98%) NHS
6 4 (2.38%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.38%) VSAM
7 3 (1.79%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.19%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.19%) Physics
8 2 (1.19%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 136 (80.95%) Linux
2 67 (39.88%) Windows
3 25 (14.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (10.71%) Solaris
5 16 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (6.55%) Windows Server
8 10 (5.95%) OpenVMS
9 7 (4.17%) AIX
10 4 (2.38%) CentOS
10 4 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.19%) Debian
11 2 (1.19%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.19%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.60%) Android
12 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.60%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.50%) ITIL
2 60 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (24.40%) DevOps
4 40 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 40 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (17.86%) Scrum
6 26 (15.48%) DSDM
6 26 (15.48%) RUP
7 23 (13.69%) Service Management
8 21 (12.50%) OWASP
9 19 (11.31%) Mentoring
10 17 (10.12%) Programme Management
11 15 (8.93%) OO
12 14 (8.33%) Software Engineering
13 12 (7.14%) OO PHP
13 12 (7.14%) PRINCE2
14 11 (6.55%) Open Source
14 11 (6.55%) SAP Implementation
15 9 (5.36%) Coaching
15 9 (5.36%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (40.48%) SQL
2 40 (23.81%) Ruby
3 39 (23.21%) Python
4 38 (22.62%) Shell Script
5 32 (19.05%) Bash Shell
6 30 (17.86%) Java
7 29 (17.26%) JavaScript
8 23 (13.69%) PHP
9 13 (7.74%) C++
10 12 (7.14%) Perl
11 9 (5.36%) PowerShell
12 8 (4.76%) C#
13 4 (2.38%) C
13 4 (2.38%) COBOL
13 4 (2.38%) Groovy
13 4 (2.38%) JCL
14 3 (1.79%) VBScript
15 2 (1.19%) R
16 1 (0.60%) Clojure
16 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (7.14%) Degree
2 11 (6.55%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (4.76%) CCNA
3 8 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (4.76%) JNCIA
4 4 (2.38%) RHCSA
5 3 (1.79%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.79%) PMP
6 2 (1.19%) PhD
6 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) CISSP
7 1 (0.60%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.60%) GIAC
7 1 (0.60%) OSCE
7 1 (0.60%) OSCP
7 1 (0.60%) RHCT
7 1 (0.60%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) SLA
2 5 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.98%) QA
3 2 (1.19%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 26 (15.48%) vSphere
1 26 (15.48%) Xen
1 26 (15.48%) XenServer
2 11 (6.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.36%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.98%) XenApp
6 4 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (2.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.60%) Docker
7 1 (0.60%) HDFS
7 1 (0.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 48 (28.57%) Puppet
2 32 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (16.07%) Cobbler
4 26 (15.48%) Tivoli
5 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (2.98%) AirWatch
7 4 (2.38%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (2.38%) HP SIM
7 4 (2.38%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (2.38%) SCCM
7 4 (2.38%) ServiceCenter
7 4 (2.38%) WSUS
8 1 (0.60%) Ansible
8 1 (0.60%) Nessus
8 1 (0.60%) Nmap
8 1 (0.60%) Packer
8 1 (0.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 61 (36.31%) Oracle
2 59 (35.12%) Microsoft
3 26 (15.48%) EnterpriseDB
4 19 (11.31%) VMware
5 17 (10.12%) Cisco
6 16 (9.52%) SAP
7 14 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 10 (5.95%) Citrix
8 10 (5.95%) NetApp
9 8 (4.76%) Brocade
9 8 (4.76%) Ericsson
9 8 (4.76%) Foundry
9 8 (4.76%) Hitachi
9 8 (4.76%) HP
9 8 (4.76%) Juniper
9 8 (4.76%) Redback
10 4 (2.38%) BT
10 4 (2.38%) GFI Software
10 4 (2.38%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.38%) Veritas
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