The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
North West / Manchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 75 97
Rank change year-on-year -8 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 146 115 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.53% 3.30% 2.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.04% 15.19% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 126 91 70
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £47,500 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1040 757 778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 25.16% 21.70% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 914 660 648
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Manchester

Unix
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Unix in Manchester

Unix
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix 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 24 June 2017. 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 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 -7 12 £32,500 -2.25% 5
Altrincham -4 3 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Salford - 3 - -
Oldham +1 2 £43,750 -
Rochdale -1 2 £30,000 +11.11%
Wigan - 1 £60,000 -
Unix
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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.

1 161 (61.69%) Linux
2 136 (52.11%) SQL
3 118 (45.21%) Puppet
4 114 (43.68%) DevOps
5 101 (38.70%) Opscode Chef
6 95 (36.40%) Python
7 90 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
8 85 (32.57%) Windows
9 79 (30.27%) Shell Script
10 70 (26.82%) Configuration Management
11 65 (24.90%) Finance
12 61 (23.37%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (22.99%) Oracle
13 60 (22.99%) Java
14 59 (22.61%) Ansible
15 56 (21.46%) SQL Server
16 49 (18.77%) Open Source
17 48 (18.39%) Amazon AWS
18 46 (17.62%) Red Hat
18 46 (17.62%) Scrum
19 43 (16.48%) Telecoms
19 43 (16.48%) Relational Database
19 43 (16.48%) Hadoop
19 43 (16.48%) Ruby
20 42 (16.09%) OpenStack
20 42 (16.09%) Business Intelligence
21 40 (15.33%) .NET
21 40 (15.33%) C++
21 40 (15.33%) Bash Shell
22 38 (14.56%) Big Data

Unix
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 42 (16.09%) OpenStack
2 29 (11.11%) CloudStack
3 22 (8.43%) Apache Spark
4 12 (4.60%) Apache
5 9 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.45%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.45%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.07%) nginx
7 6 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (2.30%) SAS
8 5 (1.92%) JBoss
8 5 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.92%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.53%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.53%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.77%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 32 (12.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.30%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.38%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 48 (18.39%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (11.49%) Google Cloud Platform
2 30 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.07%) OpenShift
3 8 (3.07%) PaaS
4 5 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.53%) GitHub
6 2 (0.77%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.77%) SaaS
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.90%) Firewall
2 15 (5.75%) MPLS
3 11 (4.21%) VPN
4 9 (3.45%) Internet
5 8 (3.07%) BGP
5 8 (3.07%) DNS
5 8 (3.07%) Ethernet
5 8 (3.07%) OSPF
5 8 (3.07%) SAN
5 8 (3.07%) VoIP
6 7 (2.68%) Broadband
6 7 (2.68%) LAN
6 7 (2.68%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.30%) HTTP
7 6 (2.30%) L2TP
8 5 (1.92%) BT 21CN
8 5 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (1.92%) IPsec
8 5 (1.92%) Network Security
8 5 (1.92%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (21.46%) SQL Server
2 43 (16.48%) Hadoop
2 43 (16.48%) Relational Database
3 38 (14.56%) Big Data
4 27 (10.34%) MySQL
5 14 (5.36%) Oracle Database
6 12 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 6 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (1.53%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 3 (1.15%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.77%) Cloudera CDH
11 2 (0.77%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.77%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.77%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.77%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 19 (7.28%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.98%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.21%) Bitbucket
4 8 (3.07%) JIRA
5 7 (2.68%) Subversion
6 6 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (2.30%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.92%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.92%) Toad
8 4 (1.53%) JUnit
9 3 (1.15%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.77%) Codeception
10 2 (0.77%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.38%) Bundler
11 1 (0.38%) Burp Suite
11 1 (0.38%) GoCD
11 1 (0.38%) Gradle
11 1 (0.38%) gulp
11 1 (0.38%) Maven
11 1 (0.38%) Selenium
General
1 65 (24.90%) Finance
2 43 (16.48%) Telecoms
3 34 (13.03%) Manufacturing
4 32 (12.26%) Electronics
4 32 (12.26%) Marketing
5 8 (3.07%) Banking
5 8 (3.07%) Retail
6 4 (1.53%) Billing
6 4 (1.53%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Local Government
7 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 70 (26.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (14.94%) Platform Engineer
3 34 (13.03%) Developer
4 29 (11.11%) Architect
4 29 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
5 27 (10.34%) Administrator
6 26 (9.96%) Systems Administrator
7 24 (9.20%) Linux Administrator
7 24 (9.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 22 (8.43%) Lead DevOps
9 21 (8.05%) DevOps Architect
10 16 (6.13%) Applications Support
11 15 (5.75%) Analyst
11 15 (5.75%) Support Engineer
12 14 (5.36%) PHP Developer
13 13 (4.98%) Cloud Engineer
14 12 (4.60%) Linux Engineer
14 12 (4.60%) Software Engineer
15 11 (4.21%) Consultant
16 10 (3.83%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.33%) .NET
2 22 (8.43%) RabbitMQ
3 21 (8.05%) MSMQ
4 19 (7.28%) HTML
5 18 (6.90%) CSS
6 16 (6.13%) XML
7 13 (4.98%) LAMP
8 8 (3.07%) jQuery
8 8 (3.07%) Web Services
9 7 (2.68%) Ajax
10 6 (2.30%) ATL
10 6 (2.30%) CakePHP
10 6 (2.30%) HTML5
10 6 (2.30%) JSON
10 6 (2.30%) Laravel
10 6 (2.30%) RESTful
10 6 (2.30%) SOAP
10 6 (2.30%) Symfony
10 6 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (1.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.03%) Public Cloud
2 16 (6.13%) Clustering
2 16 (6.13%) iPad
3 14 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.68%) Blog
7 6 (2.30%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.92%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.92%) Handset
8 5 (1.92%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.53%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.53%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.77%) Cyber Attack
12 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.38%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.38%) iPhone
12 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 161 (61.69%) Linux
2 85 (32.57%) Windows
3 22 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (5.75%) HPUX
4 15 (5.75%) Windows Server
5 13 (4.98%) CentOS
6 12 (4.60%) AIX
6 12 (4.60%) Ubuntu
7 11 (4.21%) Solaris
8 7 (2.68%) Mac OS X
8 7 (2.68%) SUSE
9 6 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.92%) Debian
10 5 (1.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.77%) Android
12 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.38%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.38%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (43.68%) DevOps
2 90 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (26.82%) Configuration Management
4 61 (23.37%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (18.77%) Open Source
6 46 (17.62%) Scrum
7 42 (16.09%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (12.64%) Programme Management
9 32 (12.26%) Digital Marketing
9 32 (12.26%) Machine Learning
10 30 (11.49%) DSDM
10 30 (11.49%) ITIL
10 30 (11.49%) RUP
11 25 (9.58%) Analytics
12 19 (7.28%) High Availability
13 18 (6.90%) OO
13 18 (6.90%) Software Engineering
14 15 (5.75%) Change Management
15 12 (4.60%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (4.60%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 136 (52.11%) SQL
2 95 (36.40%) Python
3 79 (30.27%) Shell Script
4 60 (22.99%) Java
5 43 (16.48%) Ruby
6 40 (15.33%) Bash Shell
6 40 (15.33%) C++
7 31 (11.88%) Go
8 22 (8.43%) JavaScript
9 18 (6.90%) Perl
10 16 (6.13%) PHP
11 12 (4.60%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.07%) C
13 7 (2.68%) C#
14 4 (1.53%) Korn
14 4 (1.53%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.15%) AWK
15 3 (1.15%) sed
16 2 (0.77%) ANSI SQL
16 2 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (12.26%) Degree
2 15 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (4.98%) CCNP
3 13 (4.98%) JNCIP
4 4 (1.53%) ISEB
4 4 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.15%) CISA
5 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.77%) CCNA
6 2 (0.77%) CEH
6 2 (0.77%) CISM
6 2 (0.77%) CISSP
6 2 (0.77%) CREST Certified
6 2 (0.77%) MCSA
6 2 (0.77%) MCSE
6 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.77%) RHCT
7 1 (0.38%) ACCA
7 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.07%) SLA
2 6 (2.30%) ISO 9000
3 4 (1.53%) QA
4 2 (0.77%) GCP
4 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (13.03%) vSphere
2 31 (11.88%) Docker
3 29 (11.11%) Xen
3 29 (11.11%) XenServer
4 19 (7.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (3.45%) PowerHA
6 7 (2.68%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.53%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.15%) HDFS
8 3 (1.15%) KVM
8 3 (1.15%) NFS
9 2 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.38%) OpenSIPS
10 1 (0.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 118 (45.21%) Puppet
2 101 (38.70%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (22.61%) Ansible
4 30 (11.49%) Cobbler
4 30 (11.49%) Tivoli
5 21 (8.05%) Mesos
6 13 (4.98%) Nagios
7 11 (4.21%) Packer
8 9 (3.45%) CFEngine
9 8 (3.07%) Kubernetes
10 7 (2.68%) FortiGate
11 6 (2.30%) Terraform
12 5 (1.92%) Cacti
12 5 (1.92%) SolarWinds Orion
13 4 (1.53%) AirWatch
13 4 (1.53%) Control-M
13 4 (1.53%) Kibana
13 4 (1.53%) logstash
13 4 (1.53%) Nessus
13 4 (1.53%) Nmap
Vendors
1 60 (22.99%) Oracle
2 46 (17.62%) Red Hat
3 34 (13.03%) SAP
4 29 (11.11%) EnterpriseDB
4 29 (11.11%) Google
5 28 (10.73%) VMware
6 21 (8.05%) Microsoft
7 16 (6.13%) Cisco
8 10 (3.83%) Juniper
9 9 (3.45%) IBM
9 9 (3.45%) Veritas
10 7 (2.68%) Ericsson
11 6 (2.30%) HP
12 5 (1.92%) Aquila
12 5 (1.92%) BroadSoft
12 5 (1.92%) BT
12 5 (1.92%) Citrix
12 5 (1.92%) GENBAND
12 5 (1.92%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.92%) Sonus
Stockport
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + healthcare, pension, social events
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
FRG Technology Consulting
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Gear4Music
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Gear4Music
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £62000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 DOE + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000.0000 - £27000.0000 per annum + 15% Shift Allowance
Posted: 18 days ago