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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
North West / Manchester
Rank 97 88 95
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 115 101 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.96% 2.99% 2.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.62% 12.36% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 100 87 78
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £30,900 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

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 911 817 956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.45% 24.22% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 767 672 798
Median salary £37,747 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 26 March 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 26 March 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
Altrincham +6 17 £42,500 -5.55%
Stockport +2 7 £35,000 -11.39% 4
Salford - 7 £37,747 -
Cheadle - 2 £30,000 -
Sale - 2 £47,500 -
Oldham - 1 £30,000 -
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 148 (79.14%) Linux
2 96 (51.34%) SQL
3 75 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (39.04%) Puppet
4 73 (39.04%) DevOps
5 66 (35.29%) Windows
6 62 (33.16%) Oracle
6 62 (33.16%) Opscode Chef
7 59 (31.55%) Python
8 57 (30.48%) Continuous Integration
9 55 (29.41%) Configuration Management
10 49 (26.20%) Shell Script
11 43 (22.99%) Ruby
12 42 (22.46%) ITIL
12 42 (22.46%) VMware
13 41 (21.93%) Bash Shell
14 38 (20.32%) Scrum
15 37 (19.79%) Red Hat
16 35 (18.72%) Microsoft
16 35 (18.72%) OpenStack
17 34 (18.18%) vSphere
18 33 (17.65%) Java
19 32 (17.11%) SQL Server
20 31 (16.58%) VMware Infrastructure
21 30 (16.04%) Cobbler
21 30 (16.04%) DSDM
21 30 (16.04%) RUP
21 30 (16.04%) Tivoli
22 29 (15.51%) CloudStack
22 29 (15.51%) XenServer

Unix
Top Related 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 35 (18.72%) OpenStack
2 29 (15.51%) CloudStack
3 15 (8.02%) WebLogic
4 11 (5.88%) JBoss
4 11 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.81%) WebSphere
6 8 (4.28%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.74%) Apache Spark
8 6 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (3.21%) MS Exchange
8 6 (3.21%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.67%) Apache
10 4 (2.14%) Skype for Business
11 3 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.60%) SAS
12 2 (1.07%) IIS
12 2 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.53%) CICS
Applications
1 19 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.81%) MS Office
3 4 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.60%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.53%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.09%) PaaS
3 12 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (4.28%) IaaS
5 7 (3.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.14%) Office 365
7 3 (1.60%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.07%) GitHub
8 2 (1.07%) SaaS
9 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.56%) SAN
2 13 (6.95%) Firewall
3 12 (6.42%) DNS
4 9 (4.81%) Internet
4 9 (4.81%) VPN
5 8 (4.28%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.21%) DHCP
6 6 (3.21%) VoIP
7 4 (2.14%) MPLS
7 4 (2.14%) Skype
7 4 (2.14%) WAN
8 3 (1.60%) HTTP
8 3 (1.60%) Network Security
8 3 (1.60%) Softswitch
8 3 (1.60%) tcpdump
8 3 (1.60%) VoWiFi
9 2 (1.07%) BGP
9 2 (1.07%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.07%) OSPF
9 2 (1.07%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.02%) Hadoop
2 15 (8.02%) MySQL
3 12 (6.42%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.35%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.28%) Big Data
6 3 (1.60%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.07%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.07%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.53%) MS Access
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (9.63%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.81%) Subversion
3 7 (3.74%) Bitbucket
3 7 (3.74%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.74%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.14%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.60%) Toad
6 2 (1.07%) Gradle
6 2 (1.07%) JIRA
6 2 (1.07%) JUnit
6 2 (1.07%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.53%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.53%) Firebug
7 1 (0.53%) GoCD
7 1 (0.53%) Hudson
7 1 (0.53%) Selenium
7 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.53%) The Grinder
General
1 21 (11.23%) Finance
2 15 (8.02%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.28%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.28%) Marketing
4 7 (3.74%) Electronics
5 6 (3.21%) Banking
6 4 (2.14%) Back Office
7 2 (1.07%) Billing
7 2 (1.07%) Legal
7 2 (1.07%) Retail
8 1 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (29.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (18.18%) Platform Engineer
3 25 (13.37%) Developer
4 21 (11.23%) Support Engineer
5 14 (7.49%) Administrator
5 14 (7.49%) Architect
6 13 (6.95%) Applications Support
7 12 (6.42%) Cloud Architect
7 12 (6.42%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (6.42%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (5.35%) Consultant
9 9 (4.81%) Applications Engineer
9 9 (4.81%) Applications Support Engineer
9 9 (4.81%) C++ Developer
9 9 (4.81%) IT Support
9 9 (4.81%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (4.81%) Linux Support
9 9 (4.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.28%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (4.28%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.70%) .NET
2 13 (6.95%) HTML
3 11 (5.88%) CSS
3 11 (5.88%) XML
4 7 (3.74%) ATL
5 6 (3.21%) Ajax
5 6 (3.21%) DCOM
6 5 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (2.67%) Web Services
7 4 (2.14%) MSMQ
7 4 (2.14%) POSIX
8 3 (1.60%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.60%) CSS3
8 3 (1.60%) FreeSWITCH
8 3 (1.60%) HTML5
8 3 (1.60%) SOAP
9 2 (1.07%) Akka
9 2 (1.07%) Backbone.js
9 2 (1.07%) JSON
9 2 (1.07%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.63%) Clustering
2 14 (7.49%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.95%) iPad
4 11 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 10 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.74%) N-Tier
8 6 (3.21%) Blog
8 6 (3.21%) Mobile Computing
8 6 (3.21%) Public Cloud
9 5 (2.67%) Private Cloud
10 4 (2.14%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (1.60%) Handset
12 2 (1.07%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.07%) Computer Science
12 2 (1.07%) Cyber Attack
12 2 (1.07%) Data Structures
12 2 (1.07%) NHS
12 2 (1.07%) Smartphone
12 2 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 148 (79.14%) Linux
2 66 (35.29%) Windows
3 21 (11.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (11.23%) Solaris
4 19 (10.16%) Windows Server
5 15 (8.02%) CentOS
6 12 (6.42%) AIX
6 12 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (5.88%) Ubuntu
8 8 (4.28%) HPUX
8 8 (4.28%) Mac OS X
8 8 (4.28%) OpenVMS
9 7 (3.74%) SUSE
10 6 (3.21%) Debian
10 6 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.53%) Android
12 1 (0.53%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.53%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (39.04%) DevOps
3 57 (30.48%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (29.41%) Configuration Management
5 42 (22.46%) ITIL
6 38 (20.32%) Scrum
7 30 (16.04%) DSDM
7 30 (16.04%) RUP
8 15 (8.02%) Programme Management
9 14 (7.49%) High Availability
9 14 (7.49%) Open Source
9 14 (7.49%) Service Management
10 13 (6.95%) OWASP
11 12 (6.42%) Change Management
12 11 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.88%) OO
13 10 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (4.81%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (4.81%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (4.28%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 96 (51.34%) SQL
2 59 (31.55%) Python
3 49 (26.20%) Shell Script
4 43 (22.99%) Ruby
5 41 (21.93%) Bash Shell
6 33 (17.65%) Java
7 19 (10.16%) C++
8 18 (9.63%) Perl
9 16 (8.56%) JavaScript
10 11 (5.88%) C#
11 9 (4.81%) PL/SQL
12 8 (4.28%) PHP
13 7 (3.74%) PowerShell
14 4 (2.14%) C
14 4 (2.14%) Go
15 3 (1.60%) AWK
15 3 (1.60%) Korn
15 3 (1.60%) sed
16 2 (1.07%) ANSI SQL
16 2 (1.07%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (3.74%) Degree
2 6 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.14%) CCNP
3 4 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.14%) JNCIP
4 2 (1.07%) CCNA
4 2 (1.07%) CISSP
4 2 (1.07%) CREST Certified
4 2 (1.07%) JNCIA
4 2 (1.07%) PhD
5 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.53%) CEH
5 1 (0.53%) CISA
5 1 (0.53%) CISM
5 1 (0.53%) GIAC
5 1 (0.53%) GPEN
5 1 (0.53%) OSCE
5 1 (0.53%) OSCP
5 1 (0.53%) RHCT
5 1 (0.53%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.28%) ISO 9000
2 6 (3.21%) SLA
3 3 (1.60%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (18.18%) vSphere
2 31 (16.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (15.51%) Xen
3 29 (15.51%) XenServer
4 24 (12.83%) Docker
5 10 (5.35%) Active Directory
6 7 (3.74%) Hyper-V
7 6 (3.21%) PowerHA
8 3 (1.60%) KVM
8 3 (1.60%) NFS
8 3 (1.60%) XenApp
9 2 (1.07%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.53%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 73 (39.04%) Puppet
2 62 (33.16%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (16.04%) Cobbler
3 30 (16.04%) Tivoli
4 23 (12.30%) Ansible
5 15 (8.02%) Nagios
6 10 (5.35%) Packer
7 6 (3.21%) AirWatch
8 5 (2.67%) Nessus
8 5 (2.67%) Nmap
8 5 (2.67%) Terraform
9 4 (2.14%) Backup Exec
9 4 (2.14%) CFEngine
9 4 (2.14%) Graphite
9 4 (2.14%) Kibana
9 4 (2.14%) Kubernetes
9 4 (2.14%) logstash
9 4 (2.14%) Mesos
9 4 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (2.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (33.16%) Oracle
2 42 (22.46%) VMware
3 37 (19.79%) Red Hat
4 35 (18.72%) Microsoft
5 29 (15.51%) EnterpriseDB
6 11 (5.88%) Cisco
6 11 (5.88%) Citrix
7 10 (5.35%) HP
8 9 (4.81%) NetApp
9 8 (4.28%) SAP
10 7 (3.74%) Google
11 6 (3.21%) Veritas
12 5 (2.67%) Aquila
12 5 (2.67%) Ericsson
12 5 (2.67%) IBM
13 4 (2.14%) Dell
13 4 (2.14%) GFI Software
13 4 (2.14%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.14%) Sophos
13 4 (2.14%) Symantec
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