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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 70 74 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 139 135 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.54% 3.28% 4.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.22% 14.03% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 104 128 141
Average salary £42,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £29,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,950 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +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
913 962 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.24% 23.35% 26.48%
Number of salaries quoted 740 792 894
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +12 17 £34,500 +53.33% 1
Altrincham -6 6 £43,250 -5.97% 1
Sale -3 3 £45,000 -
Salford - 2 £34,250 - 1
Bolton - 1 £25,000 -
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 121 (58.74%) Linux
2 75 (36.41%) Oracle
3 74 (35.92%) Windows
4 66 (32.04%) Java
5 63 (30.58%) Retail
6 47 (22.82%) SQL
7 46 (22.33%) Relational Database
8 44 (21.36%) Degree
8 44 (21.36%) SQL Server
9 43 (20.87%) XML
10 41 (19.90%) C++
11 38 (18.45%) Software Engineering
12 37 (17.96%) SOAP
13 35 (16.99%) C
14 34 (16.50%) Finance
14 34 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (16.02%) Hibernate
15 33 (16.02%) TDD
16 31 (15.05%) VMware
16 31 (15.05%) JMS
17 28 (13.59%) Microsoft
17 28 (13.59%) Logistics
17 28 (13.59%) Java EE
18 27 (13.11%) Banking
18 27 (13.11%) ITIL
19 26 (12.62%) E-Commerce
19 26 (12.62%) Spring
19 26 (12.62%) Oracle Database
19 26 (12.62%) Enterprise Software
20 25 (12.14%) Maven

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (5.83%) WebSphere
2 11 (5.34%) WebLogic
3 9 (4.37%) Apache
4 7 (3.40%) GlassFish
5 6 (2.91%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.91%) CMS
6 4 (1.94%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.94%) WordPress
7 3 (1.46%) Tuxedo
7 3 (1.46%) JBoss
8 2 (0.97%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.97%) IIS
8 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.97%) SAS
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.97%) Node.js
8 2 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (7.28%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (5.83%) Oracle 11i
2 12 (5.83%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (5.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.91%) SaaS
2 4 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) GitHub
4 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.14%) SAN
2 15 (7.28%) Firewall
2 15 (7.28%) TCP/IP
3 12 (5.83%) DNS
4 9 (4.37%) NAS
4 9 (4.37%) SNMP
5 8 (3.88%) Internet
5 8 (3.88%) OSPF
5 8 (3.88%) DHCP
6 7 (3.40%) ICMP
7 6 (2.91%) Wireless
7 6 (2.91%) VoIP
8 5 (2.43%) HTTP
9 3 (1.46%) Network Security
10 2 (0.97%) IPsec
10 2 (0.97%) LLU
10 2 (0.97%) L2TP
10 2 (0.97%) MPLS
10 2 (0.97%) PPP
10 2 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.33%) Relational Database
2 44 (21.36%) SQL Server
3 26 (12.62%) Oracle Database
4 25 (12.14%) RDBMS
5 18 (8.74%) MySQL
5 18 (8.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (7.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (5.34%) Oracle9i Database
7 11 (5.34%) Oracle Discoverer
8 10 (4.85%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.97%) Base SAS
11 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.97%) Redis
12 1 (0.49%) Big Data
12 1 (0.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 1 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 25 (12.14%) Maven
2 14 (6.80%) JUnit
2 14 (6.80%) Eclipse
3 8 (3.88%) Ant
3 8 (3.88%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.91%) Redmine
4 6 (2.91%) LoadRunner
4 6 (2.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.94%) Subversion
5 4 (1.94%) Grunt
6 2 (0.97%) Selenium
6 2 (0.97%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.49%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.49%) ERwin
7 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.49%) Gradle
7 1 (0.49%) JIRA
7 1 (0.49%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.49%) PHPUnit
General
1 63 (30.58%) Retail
2 34 (16.50%) Finance
3 27 (13.11%) Banking
4 6 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.43%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.43%) Advertising
6 3 (1.46%) Games
6 3 (1.46%) Marketing
7 2 (0.97%) Legal
7 2 (0.97%) Electronics
7 2 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (16.02%) Software Engineer
2 27 (13.11%) Developer
3 18 (8.74%) UNIX Specialist
4 17 (8.25%) DBA
5 16 (7.77%) Oracle DBA
5 16 (7.77%) Technical Specialist
6 15 (7.28%) Administrator
7 14 (6.80%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.31%) Consultant
9 12 (5.83%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 11 (5.34%) Analyst
10 11 (5.34%) UNIX Support
10 11 (5.34%) UNIX Technical Specialist
11 10 (4.85%) Technical Leader
11 10 (4.85%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.85%) Technical Consultant
12 9 (4.37%) Linux Administrator
13 7 (3.40%) Support Specialist
13 7 (3.40%) Architect
14 6 (2.91%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (20.87%) XML
2 37 (17.96%) SOAP
3 33 (16.02%) Hibernate
4 31 (15.05%) JMS
5 28 (13.59%) Java EE
6 26 (12.62%) Spring
7 24 (11.65%) JSON
7 24 (11.65%) ActiveMQ
7 24 (11.65%) RabbitMQ
7 24 (11.65%) REST
7 24 (11.65%) WSDL
7 24 (11.65%) Servlets
8 20 (9.71%) J2EE
9 15 (7.28%) Web Services
10 14 (6.80%) EJB
11 12 (5.83%) HTML
12 9 (4.37%) Middleware
13 8 (3.88%) CSS
13 8 (3.88%) JSP
14 7 (3.40%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (12.62%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (8.25%) Data Centre
4 14 (6.80%) LPAR
5 13 (6.31%) Computer Science
6 11 (5.34%) Clustering
7 7 (3.40%) Derivative
8 5 (2.43%) HACMP
8 5 (2.43%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.46%) iSeries
9 3 (1.46%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.97%) User Experience
10 2 (0.97%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.97%) DTV
10 2 (0.97%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.97%) Replication
11 1 (0.49%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.49%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.49%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 121 (58.74%) Linux
2 74 (35.92%) Windows
3 24 (11.65%) AIX
4 23 (11.17%) Solaris
5 16 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.88%) SUSE
7 8 (3.88%) HPUX
8 5 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.94%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.94%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.94%) Android
10 2 (0.97%) CentOS
10 2 (0.97%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.97%) Debian
10 2 (0.97%) Fedora
10 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.97%) Tru64
10 2 (0.97%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.45%) Software Engineering
2 33 (16.02%) TDD
3 28 (13.59%) Logistics
4 27 (13.11%) ITIL
5 26 (12.62%) E-Commerce
6 22 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (10.68%) Software Architecture
7 19 (9.22%) Change Management
8 16 (7.77%) Asset Management
8 16 (7.77%) Process Management
9 14 (6.80%) Service Delivery
9 14 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (6.80%) OO
10 13 (6.31%) Project Management
11 10 (4.85%) Service Management
11 10 (4.85%) ERP
11 10 (4.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (4.37%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (3.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 66 (32.04%) Java
2 47 (22.82%) SQL
3 41 (19.90%) C++
4 35 (16.99%) C
5 12 (5.83%) Python
6 11 (5.34%) C#
6 11 (5.34%) Perl
7 10 (4.85%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.37%) PHP
9 8 (3.88%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.91%) Groovy
10 6 (2.91%) sed
10 6 (2.91%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.91%) AWK
11 5 (2.43%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.94%) Ruby
13 3 (1.46%) VB
14 2 (0.97%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.97%) Scala
15 1 (0.49%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 44 (21.36%) Degree
2 4 (1.94%) ISEB
2 4 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (0.97%) CISSP
4 2 (0.97%) JNCIS
4 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.97%) EMC Certification
4 2 (0.97%) MCSE
4 2 (0.97%) CCNP
4 2 (0.97%) CCNA
5 1 (0.49%) CCA
5 1 (0.49%) CISA
5 1 (0.49%) CISM
5 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.91%) SLA
1 6 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.94%) QA
3 3 (1.46%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.49%) COBIT
4 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (7.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.40%) Samba
2 7 (3.40%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (2.91%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.43%) NFS
4 5 (2.43%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.97%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.97%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.49%) XenApp
6 1 (0.49%) XenServer
6 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.49%) SRDF
6 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.91%) Puppet
2 5 (2.43%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.43%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.97%) yum
4 2 (0.97%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.97%) MOM
4 2 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.97%) WSUS
4 2 (0.97%) logstash
4 2 (0.97%) SCCM
4 2 (0.97%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.49%) Salt
5 1 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.49%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.49%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.49%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 75 (36.41%) Oracle
2 31 (15.05%) VMware
3 28 (13.59%) Microsoft
4 23 (11.17%) IBM
5 20 (9.71%) HP
6 15 (7.28%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.34%) Sun
7 11 (5.34%) Hitachi
8 10 (4.85%) Hyperion
8 10 (4.85%) Teradata
9 8 (3.88%) Citrix
10 7 (3.40%) Cisco
11 6 (2.91%) EMC
11 6 (2.91%) NetScout
11 6 (2.91%) Veritas
12 5 (2.43%) BMC
12 5 (2.43%) McAfee
12 5 (2.43%) Trustwave
13 4 (1.94%) Google
13 4 (1.94%) Juniper
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Gibbs S3 Limited
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + on call + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + on call + bens
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Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + On Call, Benefits
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