Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Unix Support was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

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

Unix Support
North West > Manchester
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 295 252 262
Rank change year-on-year -43 +10 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 6 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.073% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 10
Manchester median annual salary £36,500 £33,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.96% +26.42% -23.19%
10th Percentile £29,375 £28,200 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,625 £45,000 £39,550
North West median annual salary £44,000 £31,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year +41.94% +16.98% -23.19%

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 8031 6923 6990
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.50% 97.84% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6735 5867 5745
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,255 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.02% +3.14% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unix Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Support in Manchester

Unix Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Unix Support in Manchester

Unix Support
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Support in Manchester over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix Support in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, Unix Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) KVM
4 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) NFS
4 3 (50.00%) Nagios
4 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Korn
6 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) C-shell
6 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (16.67%) Release Management
6 1 (16.67%) CentOS
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

Unix Support 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) ODBC
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) FreeBSD
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Korn
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C-shell
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) KVM
1 3 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (16.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft