The median annual salary for a Unix Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 157 170
Rank change year-on-year -46 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 6 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.60% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.61% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 13
Median salary £62,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% +8.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4114 3431 3209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.20% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3508 2950 2672
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Unix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Unix Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (81.82%) Python
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
3 8 (72.73%) Clustering
3 8 (72.73%) Puppet
3 8 (72.73%) PowerHA
3 8 (72.73%) CFEngine
3 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (72.73%) Ansible
3 8 (72.73%) Veritas
4 7 (63.64%) OpenShift
4 7 (63.64%) OpenStack
4 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (63.64%) Ruby
5 6 (54.55%) Finance
6 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (36.36%) Nagios
7 4 (36.36%) Perl
8 3 (27.27%) Linux
8 3 (27.27%) SAN
9 2 (18.18%) Docker
9 2 (18.18%) VMware
9 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
9 2 (18.18%) High Availability
9 2 (18.18%) DNS
9 2 (18.18%) Solaris
9 2 (18.18%) MySQL
10 1 (9.09%) Oracle
10 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
10 1 (9.09%) ITIL

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 7 (63.64%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (63.64%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) OLTP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) FreeBSD
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) PowerHA
2 2 (18.18%) Docker
3 1 (9.09%) KVM
3 1 (9.09%) NFS
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Ansible
1 8 (72.73%) CFEngine
1 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
2 4 (36.36%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 8 (72.73%) Veritas
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
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