Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Unix Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 297 270 247
Rank change year-on-year -27 -23 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 4 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.050% 0.15% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.15% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 24
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £33,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.64% -2.90% -28.13%
10th Percentile £43,875 £30,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £42,500 £39,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £35,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +33.80% +2.90% -23.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7786 7278 7156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.43% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6469 6250 5964
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Unix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Unix Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Engineer in Manchester

Unix Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Engineer in Manchester.

Salary trend for Unix Engineer in Manchester

Unix Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix Engineer in Manchester

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Unix Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Veritas
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) PowerHA
3 2 (50.00%) CFEngine
3 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) OpenShift
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) OLTP

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) OLTP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) CFEngine
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Veritas