The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Manchester / Salford
Rank 12 - 16
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 9.59% - 5.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.67% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £37,747 - £42,250
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 Salford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 15 11 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 20.55% 37.93% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 15
Median salary £37,747 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £20,300 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

Unix
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Unix in Salford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Salford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) MySQL
3 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
5 2 (18.18%) Nessus
5 2 (18.18%) Network Design
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) Nmap
5 2 (18.18%) JNCIP
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) Intel
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Apple
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) MPLS
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) GoCD
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) IP Design Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) IP Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) IP Network Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) IP Security Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Network Design Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Product Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Products Support Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Cyber Attack
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Case Management
2 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Forensic Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
2 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
2 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) JNCIP
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nessus
1 2 (18.18%) Nexpose
1 2 (18.18%) Nmap
1 2 (18.18%) QRadar
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Apple
2 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
2 2 (18.18%) Intel
2 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
2 2 (18.18%) NetWitness
2 2 (18.18%) Qualys
2 2 (18.18%) Splunk
3 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade
3 1 (9.09%) ForgeRock
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Pega
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Sitecore