The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 28 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 459 464 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.86% 7.71% 10.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.33% 25.89% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 288 350 475
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
UNIX
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1743 1792 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.86% 29.79% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1401 1466
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

UNIX
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Berkshire region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Berkshire

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Berkshire

UNIX
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 179 £44,000 +0.57% 12
Bracknell -17 58 £47,500 +18.75% 12
Maidenhead +28 50 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Slough +12 47 £30,000 -26.82% 2
Newbury +6 29 £37,500 +44.23% 6
Windsor -5 13 £57,500 +130.00%
Wokingham +2 1 £35,000 -15.66%
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 481 (57.13%) Linux
2 277 (32.90%) Windows
3 246 (29.22%) Oracle
4 238 (28.27%) SQL
5 178 (21.14%) Java
6 164 (19.48%) Telecoms
7 135 (16.03%) Finance
8 133 (15.80%) Degree
9 132 (15.68%) SQL Server
10 121 (14.37%) Microsoft
11 117 (13.90%) Solaris
12 115 (13.66%) ITIL
13 113 (13.42%) HTML
14 110 (13.06%) VMware
15 103 (12.23%) JavaScript
16 102 (12.11%) TCP/IP
17 99 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
18 95 (11.28%) HP
19 84 (9.98%) XML
20 80 (9.50%) Firewall
21 77 (9.14%) CSS
22 72 (8.55%) Computer Science
23 70 (8.31%) VMware Infrastructure
24 69 (8.19%) Relational Database
25 68 (8.08%) Cisco
26 67 (7.96%) Perl
26 67 (7.96%) SAN
27 66 (7.84%) Python
28 65 (7.72%) SS7
28 65 (7.72%) Change Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (5.34%) WebLogic
2 42 (4.99%) Tomcat
3 34 (4.04%) Apache
4 33 (3.92%) WebSphere
5 32 (3.80%) IIS
6 31 (3.68%) JBoss
7 18 (2.14%) SharePoint
8 15 (1.78%) Lotus Domino
9 11 (1.31%) IBM HTTP Server
10 10 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
11 9 (1.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
12 8 (0.95%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
12 8 (0.95%) Confluence
12 8 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
13 6 (0.71%) NetWeaver
13 6 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.59%) Joomla!
15 3 (0.36%) JCAPS
Applications
1 44 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.19%) MS Office
3 7 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
1 18 (2.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (1.66%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.24%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.24%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.02%) SaaS
2 6 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.59%) Google App Engine
3 5 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 102 (12.11%) TCP/IP
2 80 (9.50%) Firewall
3 67 (7.96%) SAN
4 65 (7.72%) SS7
5 60 (7.13%) Internet
5 60 (7.13%) DNS
6 55 (6.53%) GSM
7 49 (5.82%) UMTS
8 35 (4.16%) HTTP
9 33 (3.92%) Wireless
10 32 (3.80%) VPN
11 30 (3.56%) GPRS
11 30 (3.56%) SMS
11 30 (3.56%) Network Security
12 28 (3.33%) WAN
13 26 (3.09%) Broadband
14 23 (2.73%) 3G
14 23 (2.73%) NAS
15 21 (2.49%) 4G
15 21 (2.49%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (15.68%) SQL Server
2 69 (8.19%) Relational Database
3 56 (6.65%) DB2
4 55 (6.53%) RDBMS
5 54 (6.41%) MySQL
6 49 (5.82%) Oracle Database
7 23 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
8 21 (2.49%) Big Data
8 21 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 20 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (1.78%) Oracle Exadata
11 13 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
12 12 (1.43%) Adabas
13 10 (1.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 8 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (0.95%) Oracle Discoverer
14 8 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (0.95%) Essbase
15 7 (0.83%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 46 (5.46%) Subversion
2 31 (3.68%) Git (software)
3 29 (3.44%) Oracle Forms
4 27 (3.21%) Jenkins
5 22 (2.61%) Hudson
6 21 (2.49%) JUnit
7 16 (1.90%) Maven
8 12 (1.43%) SilkPerformer
8 12 (1.43%) LoadRunner
9 11 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
10 10 (1.19%) Ant
11 9 (1.07%) JIRA
11 9 (1.07%) Oracle APEX
12 8 (0.95%) CruiseControl
13 6 (0.71%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.71%) Visual Studio
14 5 (0.59%) WinRunner
14 5 (0.59%) Selenium
14 5 (0.59%) Gradle
15 4 (0.48%) WebObjects
General
1 164 (19.48%) Telecoms
2 135 (16.03%) Finance
3 58 (6.89%) Marketing
4 55 (6.53%) Banking
5 49 (5.82%) German Language
6 47 (5.58%) French Language
7 39 (4.63%) Retail
8 16 (1.90%) Back Office
8 16 (1.90%) Spanish Language
9 15 (1.78%) Billing
9 15 (1.78%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.31%) Legal
11 10 (1.19%) Advertising
12 6 (0.71%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.59%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.48%) Electronics
15 3 (0.36%) Automotive
15 3 (0.36%) Russian Language
16 1 (0.12%) Law
16 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 157 (18.65%) Support Engineer
2 137 (16.27%) Developer
3 107 (12.71%) Technical Engineer
4 103 (12.23%) Technical Support
5 93 (11.05%) Technical Support Engineer
6 67 (7.96%) Analyst
7 55 (6.53%) Java Developer
8 54 (6.41%) Consultant
9 47 (5.58%) Administrator
10 44 (5.23%) Applications Support
11 39 (4.63%) Senior Developer
12 35 (4.16%) Software Engineer
13 33 (3.92%) Graduate
14 31 (3.68%) Architect
15 26 (3.09%) Systems Administrator
15 26 (3.09%) UNIX Engineer
16 25 (2.97%) Test Analyst
17 21 (2.49%) Test Engineer
18 20 (2.38%) Security Engineer
18 20 (2.38%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (13.42%) HTML
2 84 (9.98%) XML
3 77 (9.14%) CSS
4 53 (6.29%) J2EE
5 34 (4.04%) JSP
6 28 (3.33%) jQuery
7 27 (3.21%) Spring
8 25 (2.97%) Web Services
9 24 (2.85%) SOAP
9 24 (2.85%) JSTL
10 21 (2.49%) Ajax
11 18 (2.14%) .NET
12 16 (1.90%) Software Packaging
13 11 (1.31%) Spring MVC
13 11 (1.31%) Hibernate
13 11 (1.31%) WinForms
14 9 (1.07%) WebSphere MQ
15 8 (0.95%) Middleware
15 8 (0.95%) MAPI
15 8 (0.95%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 72 (8.55%) Computer Science
2 48 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 29 (3.44%) Clustering
5 25 (2.97%) Smartphone
6 24 (2.85%) Data Integration
6 24 (2.85%) Mathematics
7 20 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.43%) Open Source
9 12 (1.43%) iPad
10 10 (1.19%) iPhone
10 10 (1.19%) Replication
11 9 (1.07%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.83%) Derivative
13 5 (0.59%) Social Media
13 5 (0.59%) IVR
14 4 (0.48%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.48%) DTV
14 4 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 481 (57.13%) Linux
2 277 (32.90%) Windows
3 117 (13.90%) Solaris
4 44 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (5.11%) AIX
6 38 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (2.97%) HPUX
8 20 (2.38%) Windows 2000
9 15 (1.78%) VMS
9 15 (1.78%) Mac OS X
10 14 (1.66%) Windows XP
10 14 (1.66%) Windows 7
11 11 (1.31%) Windows NT
12 10 (1.19%) IRIX
13 8 (0.95%) SUSE
13 8 (0.95%) CentOS
14 6 (0.71%) Debian
14 6 (0.71%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (13.66%) ITIL
2 99 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (7.72%) Change Management
4 58 (6.89%) Service Delivery
5 49 (5.82%) Migration
6 48 (5.70%) SOA
6 48 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
7 46 (5.46%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (5.23%) Software Engineering
9 43 (5.11%) Service Management
10 35 (4.16%) Product Marketing
10 35 (4.16%) Performance Analysis
11 34 (4.04%) Scrum
11 34 (4.04%) Validation
12 30 (3.56%) DevOps
13 28 (3.33%) Unit Testing
14 25 (2.97%) Data Migration
14 25 (2.97%) Root Cause Analysis
14 25 (2.97%) Project Management
15 24 (2.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 238 (28.27%) SQL
2 178 (21.14%) Java
3 103 (12.23%) JavaScript
4 67 (7.96%) Perl
5 66 (7.84%) Python
6 63 (7.48%) Shell Script
7 50 (5.94%) C++
8 46 (5.46%) C
9 30 (3.56%) PHP
10 28 (3.33%) Bash Shell
11 24 (2.85%) C#
12 23 (2.73%) PL/SQL
13 20 (2.38%) PowerShell
14 14 (1.66%) Jython
14 14 (1.66%) Korn
15 12 (1.43%) NATURAL
16 11 (1.31%) Ruby
17 10 (1.19%) Objective-C
18 9 (1.07%) AWK
18 9 (1.07%) sed
Qualifications
1 133 (15.80%) Degree
2 59 (7.01%) Security Cleared
3 46 (5.46%) SC Cleared
4 43 (5.11%) CISSP
5 42 (4.99%) ISEB
6 34 (4.04%) HNC
6 34 (4.04%) HND
7 33 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (3.21%) CCNA
9 25 (2.97%) CEH
10 24 (2.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 23 (2.73%) ISTQB
12 16 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (1.66%) SCSA
14 13 (1.54%) JNCIA
15 12 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
16 11 (1.31%) CCSA
16 11 (1.31%) CCSE
16 11 (1.31%) CCNP
17 10 (1.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.58%) QA
2 43 (5.11%) SLA
3 22 (2.61%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.71%) COBIT
7 4 (0.48%) GPG13
8 3 (0.36%) DO-178B
System Software
1 70 (8.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (5.46%) NDS
3 34 (4.04%) Active Directory
4 24 (2.85%) VMware ESX
5 20 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (2.14%) vSphere
7 17 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
8 16 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
9 14 (1.66%) Hyper-V
10 12 (1.43%) KVM
11 10 (1.19%) Firmware
12 9 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
12 9 (1.07%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 8 (0.95%) NFS
14 3 (0.36%) XenApp
14 3 (0.36%) XenServer
14 3 (0.36%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.24%) Samba
15 2 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.24%) Snort
Systems Management
1 20 (2.38%) SCCM
2 17 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (1.66%) NetBackup
4 13 (1.54%) Tivoli
5 12 (1.43%) HP Data Protector
6 10 (1.19%) Nagios
7 9 (1.07%) Cisco IPCC
8 8 (0.95%) Data Guard
9 7 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
9 7 (0.83%) ARCserve
9 7 (0.83%) Netcool
10 5 (0.59%) logstash
11 4 (0.48%) Puppet
11 4 (0.48%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.36%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 2 (0.24%) Tivoli NetView
13 2 (0.24%) MOM
13 2 (0.24%) Nessus
13 2 (0.24%) OMEGAMON
13 2 (0.24%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 246 (29.22%) Oracle
2 121 (14.37%) Microsoft
3 110 (13.06%) VMware
4 95 (11.28%) HP
5 68 (8.08%) Cisco
6 57 (6.77%) Sun
7 55 (6.53%) IBM
8 54 (6.41%) Sybase
8 54 (6.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 51 (6.06%) Red Hat
10 47 (5.58%) TIBCO
11 41 (4.87%) F5
12 40 (4.75%) Juniper
13 30 (3.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 29 (3.44%) CheckPoint
15 27 (3.21%) Citrix
16 25 (2.97%) Blue Coat
17 23 (2.73%) InterSystems
17 23 (2.73%) Veritas
18 19 (2.26%) Huawei
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