Period
to 16 December 2018

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 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 109 143
Rank change year-on-year -89 +34 -62
Permanent jobs citing Unix 86 229 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.21% 2.94% 2.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.20% 13.00% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 61 192 130
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -

Unix is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,654 1,761 1,641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.26% 22.63% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,353 1,486 1,486
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham -15 11 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Salford -6 3 £42,500 -
Stockport +12 2 £42,500 +28.79%
Oldham +1 2 £37,500 +40.19%
Sale - 2 £29,500 -
Wigan - 2 £45,000 - 1
Bolton - 1 £27,500 -
Unix
North West

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Unix.

1 58 (67.44%) Linux
2 41 (47.67%) DevOps
3 32 (37.21%) Windows
4 30 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (33.72%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (32.56%) Configuration Management
7 27 (31.40%) SQL
8 25 (29.07%) Python
8 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (26.74%) Deployment Automation
10 22 (25.58%) Bash Shell
10 22 (25.58%) Puppet
10 22 (25.58%) ITIL
11 20 (23.26%) Java
11 20 (23.26%) Jenkins
12 19 (22.09%) PHP
12 19 (22.09%) Oracle
13 18 (20.93%) WebLogic
13 18 (20.93%) MySQL
13 18 (20.93%) Firewall
13 18 (20.93%) Open Source
14 17 (19.77%) Scrum
14 17 (19.77%) Docker
15 16 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (18.60%) E-Commerce
15 16 (18.60%) Ruby
15 16 (18.60%) OWASP
16 15 (17.44%) Finance
17 14 (16.28%) XML

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 18 (20.93%) WebLogic
2 14 (16.28%) JBoss
3 12 (13.95%) Apache
3 12 (13.95%) Tomcat
4 10 (11.63%) WebSphere
5 7 (8.14%) IIS
6 3 (3.49%) nginx
7 2 (2.33%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.33%) CloudStack
7 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.33%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.16%) CMS
8 1 (1.16%) Confluence
8 1 (1.16%) Drupal
8 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.16%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) osCommerce
1 8 (9.30%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.81%) GitHub
4 4 (4.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.65%) IaaS
4 4 (4.65%) PaaS
4 4 (4.65%) SaaS
5 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.16%) Office 365
6 1 (1.16%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.93%) Firewall
2 10 (11.63%) Internet
2 10 (11.63%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.47%) LAN
3 9 (10.47%) WAN
4 8 (9.30%) DNS
5 7 (8.14%) BGP
5 7 (8.14%) BIG-IP
5 7 (8.14%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (8.14%) DMVPN
5 7 (8.14%) NX-OS
5 7 (8.14%) OSPF
5 7 (8.14%) SMTP
5 7 (8.14%) SSL
5 7 (8.14%) VLAN
5 7 (8.14%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.49%) Network Security
7 2 (2.33%) PuTTY
8 1 (1.16%) Broadband
8 1 (1.16%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.93%) MySQL
2 12 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.47%) MariaDB
3 9 (10.47%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.33%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.33%) Big Data
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.33%) Spark SQL
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.16%) MS Access
6 1 (1.16%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (23.26%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.63%) Bitbucket
3 6 (6.98%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.81%) Subversion
5 4 (4.65%) CircleCI
5 4 (4.65%) Codeship
5 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.33%) JIRA
8 1 (1.16%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.16%) Gradle
8 1 (1.16%) Grunt
8 1 (1.16%) gulp
8 1 (1.16%) PHPUnit
General
1 15 (17.44%) Finance
2 13 (15.12%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) Games
4 1 (1.16%) Law
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (40.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (22.09%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (18.60%) AWS Engineer
3 16 (18.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 16 (18.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 15 (17.44%) AWS DevOps
4 15 (17.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 14 (16.28%) Developer
6 12 (13.95%) PHP Developer
7 11 (12.79%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Web Developer
9 7 (8.14%) Network Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) PHP Web Developer
9 7 (8.14%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (6.98%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 4 (4.65%) Senior DevOps
11 4 (4.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.28%) HTML
1 14 (16.28%) XML
2 13 (15.12%) CSS
3 12 (13.95%) Ajax
4 11 (12.79%) Web Services
5 10 (11.63%) jQuery
5 10 (11.63%) SOAP
6 9 (10.47%) CSS3
6 9 (10.47%) HTML5
6 9 (10.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (6.98%) RESTful
8 3 (3.49%) LAMP
8 3 (3.49%) SGML
9 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.33%) JSON
9 2 (2.33%) Node.js
9 2 (2.33%) Spark Streaming
9 2 (2.33%) WAP
10 1 (1.16%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (1.16%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Public Cloud
2 5 (5.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Fintech
3 3 (3.49%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.33%) Blog
4 2 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.16%) Clustering
5 1 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (67.44%) Linux
2 32 (37.21%) Windows
3 7 (8.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.33%) CentOS
6 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.67%) DevOps
2 30 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (32.56%) Configuration Management
4 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (26.74%) Deployment Automation
6 22 (25.58%) ITIL
7 18 (20.93%) Open Source
8 17 (19.77%) Scrum
9 16 (18.60%) E-Commerce
9 16 (18.60%) OWASP
9 16 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (12.79%) Load Balancing
10 11 (12.79%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (11.63%) Mentoring
12 9 (10.47%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (10.47%) Kanban
12 9 (10.47%) OOP
12 9 (10.47%) Web Development
13 8 (9.30%) SEO
14 7 (8.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.40%) SQL
2 25 (29.07%) Python
3 22 (25.58%) Bash Shell
4 20 (23.26%) Java
5 19 (22.09%) PHP
6 16 (18.60%) Ruby
7 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
8 7 (8.14%) Perl
9 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.49%) Scala
11 2 (2.33%) PHP 5
11 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.16%) ABAP
12 1 (1.16%) C++
12 1 (1.16%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 10 (11.63%) AWS Certification
3 7 (8.14%) CCIE
3 7 (8.14%) CCNA
3 7 (8.14%) CCNP
3 7 (8.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) MCITP
6 1 (1.16%) CEH
6 1 (1.16%) CISM
6 1 (1.16%) CISSP
6 1 (1.16%) GCIH
6 1 (1.16%) GSEC
6 1 (1.16%) MCP
6 1 (1.16%) MCSA
6 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 7 (8.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (19.77%) Docker
2 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.49%) vSphere
4 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.33%) Xen
4 2 (2.33%) XenServer
5 1 (1.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (33.72%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (25.58%) Puppet
3 12 (13.95%) Ansible
4 10 (11.63%) Packer
5 5 (5.81%) Terraform
6 4 (4.65%) CFEngine
6 4 (4.65%) Kubernetes
7 3 (3.49%) Cobbler
8 2 (2.33%) Data Guard
8 2 (2.33%) Grafana
8 2 (2.33%) Oozie
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (2.33%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.16%) Icinga
9 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.16%) Nagios
9 1 (1.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (22.09%) Oracle
2 13 (15.12%) VMware
3 11 (12.79%) Red Hat
4 9 (10.47%) Aquila
5 7 (8.14%) CheckPoint
5 7 (8.14%) Cisco
5 7 (8.14%) F5
5 7 (8.14%) Meraki
6 5 (5.81%) Atlassian
7 4 (4.65%) Google
7 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.33%) Dynatrace
8 2 (2.33%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (2.33%) Hortonworks
8 2 (2.33%) Moogsoft
8 2 (2.33%) Remedy
8 2 (2.33%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.16%) New Relic
9 1 (1.16%) Sage
9 1 (1.16%) Zend