The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 29 50 33
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Permanent jobs citing Unix 330 249 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.33% 4.89% 6.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.15% 19.18% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 229 179 283
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
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
1312 1298 1695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.12% 25.52% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1083 1047 1239
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Unix
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +30 196 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Maidenhead -23 21 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Slough +10 16 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Bracknell -14 16 £52,500 +38.15% 3
Newbury -9 14 £53,750 +34.37% 3
Hungerford -4 7 £23,500 -
Windsor - 4 £55,000 -
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 438 (70.99%) Linux
2 274 (44.41%) Windows
3 157 (25.45%) Java
4 151 (24.47%) Oracle
5 143 (23.18%) SQL
6 142 (23.01%) Firewall
7 114 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
8 109 (17.67%) TCP/IP
9 102 (16.53%) ITIL
10 91 (14.75%) Perl
10 91 (14.75%) C++
11 89 (14.42%) Cisco
12 87 (14.10%) SQL Server
13 83 (13.45%) Solaris
14 81 (13.13%) Python
15 76 (12.32%) Degree
16 73 (11.83%) Microsoft
17 71 (11.51%) VMware
18 69 (11.18%) Apache
19 68 (11.02%) Finance
20 67 (10.86%) HTML
21 65 (10.53%) Scrum
22 64 (10.37%) Red Hat
22 64 (10.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 64 (10.37%) Presales
23 63 (10.21%) JavaScript
24 62 (10.05%) CheckPoint
25 60 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
26 59 (9.56%) F5
26 59 (9.56%) Software Engineering

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 69 (11.18%) Apache
2 54 (8.75%) Tomcat
3 41 (6.65%) WebLogic
4 40 (6.48%) WebSphere
5 36 (5.83%) JBoss
6 33 (5.35%) IIS
7 16 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (2.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 11 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (1.62%) Apache Spark
11 9 (1.46%) MS Exchange
12 8 (1.30%) IBM Notes
12 8 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (1.13%) Commerce Server
13 7 (1.13%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.97%) MQSeries
15 5 (0.81%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.81%) IBM Domino
16 4 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
16 4 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 52 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.30%) MS Office
3 4 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.32%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.32%) Oracle BRM
2 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.62%) SaaS
2 35 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (4.86%) IaaS
4 8 (1.30%) PaaS
5 6 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.81%) Office 365
7 3 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.16%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 142 (23.01%) Firewall
2 109 (17.67%) TCP/IP
3 56 (9.08%) HTTP
4 42 (6.81%) SAN
5 35 (5.67%) DNS
6 27 (4.38%) VPN
7 25 (4.05%) Internet
8 23 (3.73%) Network Security
9 22 (3.57%) SMTP
9 22 (3.57%) WAN
10 20 (3.24%) LAN
10 20 (3.24%) LDAP
10 20 (3.24%) NAS
11 19 (3.08%) Wireless
12 15 (2.43%) SSH
13 14 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
14 13 (2.11%) SSL
15 12 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (1.62%) UMTS
17 9 (1.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.40%) MySQL
3 43 (6.97%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.86%) RDBMS
5 24 (3.89%) DB2
6 17 (2.76%) Oracle Database
7 13 (2.11%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.94%) Big Data
8 12 (1.94%) HBase
9 10 (1.62%) Apache Hive
9 10 (1.62%) Hadoop
9 10 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.30%) MongoDB
11 6 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.97%) QlikView
12 5 (0.81%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (0.81%) PowerCenter
12 5 (0.81%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 29 (4.70%) JIRA
2 26 (4.21%) Jenkins
3 23 (3.73%) Subversion
4 19 (3.08%) Git (software)
5 18 (2.92%) Eclipse
6 14 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (2.11%) Ant
8 11 (1.78%) Selenium
9 10 (1.62%) Maven
10 8 (1.30%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.97%) Artifactory
11 6 (0.97%) Hudson
11 6 (0.97%) PHPUnit
12 5 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.65%) JUnit
13 4 (0.65%) NetBeans
14 3 (0.49%) SoapUI
14 3 (0.49%) Vagrant
15 2 (0.32%) Ranorex
15 2 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 68 (11.02%) Finance
2 52 (8.43%) German Language
3 51 (8.27%) Telecoms
4 34 (5.51%) French Language
5 13 (2.11%) Banking
6 12 (1.94%) Marketing
7 10 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.46%) Retail
9 8 (1.30%) Billing
10 5 (0.81%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.65%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.49%) Advertising
12 3 (0.49%) Portuguese Language
13 2 (0.32%) Back Office
13 2 (0.32%) Electronics
13 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.32%) Military
14 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 108 (17.50%) Linux Engineer
2 94 (15.24%) Developer
3 84 (13.61%) Support Engineer
4 67 (10.86%) Security Engineer
5 61 (9.89%) Analyst
5 61 (9.89%) Unix Engineer
6 58 (9.40%) Systems Engineer
7 45 (7.29%) Java Developer
8 40 (6.48%) Software Engineer
9 39 (6.32%) Applications Support
9 39 (6.32%) Linux Support
10 38 (6.16%) Juniper Engineer
10 38 (6.16%) Software Developer
11 32 (5.19%) Technical Support
12 31 (5.02%) Unix Linux Engineer
13 30 (4.86%) Technical Engineer
14 29 (4.70%) Java Engineer
14 29 (4.70%) Network Engineer
14 29 (4.70%) Technical Support Engineer
14 29 (4.70%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (10.86%) HTML
2 46 (7.46%) CSS
3 45 (7.29%) Web Services
4 38 (6.16%) .NET
5 31 (5.02%) LAMP
6 26 (4.21%) XML
7 24 (3.89%) J2EE
8 20 (3.24%) Middleware
9 16 (2.59%) Sass
10 15 (2.43%) GWT
10 15 (2.43%) REST
11 14 (2.27%) Ajax
12 13 (2.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 13 (2.11%) JSON
12 13 (2.11%) STL
13 12 (1.94%) Regular Expression
14 9 (1.46%) WebSphere MQ
15 8 (1.30%) jQuery
15 8 (1.30%) SOAP
16 7 (1.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.10%) Data Centre
2 46 (7.46%) Clustering
3 45 (7.29%) Computer Science
4 40 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (4.86%) Cyber Attack
6 18 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.27%) Private Cloud
8 11 (1.78%) Replication
9 9 (1.46%) EMC VNX
9 9 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.46%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.30%) Mainframe
10 8 (1.30%) Physics
11 6 (0.97%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.97%) Statistics
12 5 (0.81%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.65%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
13 4 (0.65%) Thin Client
14 3 (0.49%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 438 (70.99%) Linux
2 274 (44.41%) Windows
3 83 (13.45%) Solaris
4 64 (10.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 60 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (8.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 49 (7.94%) Windows 2000
8 43 (6.97%) Windows Server
9 26 (4.21%) Ubuntu
10 25 (4.05%) AIX
11 20 (3.24%) CentOS
12 19 (3.08%) Debian
13 15 (2.43%) HPUX
14 13 (2.11%) Windows NT
15 12 (1.94%) SUSE
16 8 (1.30%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.81%) Windows 7
18 4 (0.65%) Windows 10
19 3 (0.49%) IRIX
19 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (16.53%) ITIL
3 65 (10.53%) Scrum
4 64 (10.37%) Presales
5 59 (9.56%) Software Engineering
6 51 (8.27%) Analytics
7 50 (8.10%) BDD
8 48 (7.78%) Information Security
9 42 (6.81%) TDD
10 40 (6.48%) Cybersecurity
11 37 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 34 (5.51%) SDLC
13 33 (5.35%) Data Loss Prevention
14 31 (5.02%) Data Management
15 30 (4.86%) High Availability
15 30 (4.86%) OO
15 30 (4.86%) OOP
16 29 (4.70%) Multithreading
17 28 (4.54%) Migration
18 26 (4.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 157 (25.45%) Java
2 143 (23.18%) SQL
3 91 (14.75%) C++
3 91 (14.75%) Perl
4 81 (13.13%) Python
5 63 (10.21%) JavaScript
6 53 (8.59%) Shell Script
7 50 (8.10%) Bash Shell
8 35 (5.67%) PowerShell
9 32 (5.19%) C#
10 30 (4.86%) C
11 26 (4.21%) PHP
12 23 (3.73%) PL/SQL
13 17 (2.76%) T-SQL
14 15 (2.43%) VB
15 14 (2.27%) Tcl
16 10 (1.62%) COBOL
17 4 (0.65%) Ruby
18 3 (0.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
19 2 (0.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 76 (12.32%) Degree
2 55 (8.91%) CISSP
3 36 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (5.02%) CCNA
5 28 (4.54%) CISM
6 24 (3.89%) CEH
7 23 (3.73%) CCNP
8 22 (3.57%) ISSAP
8 22 (3.57%) SC Cleared
8 22 (3.57%) Security Cleared
9 16 (2.59%) CCIP
10 14 (2.27%) CCIE
10 14 (2.27%) CCSP
11 13 (2.11%) RHCE
11 13 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (1.94%) CCSA
13 11 (1.78%) GCIA
13 11 (1.78%) GCIH
13 11 (1.78%) MCSE
13 11 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.08%) SLA
2 28 (4.54%) PCI DSS
3 22 (3.57%) QA
4 11 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.49%) GPG13
6 3 (0.49%) HL7
7 2 (0.32%) COBIT
7 2 (0.32%) COSO
System Software
1 56 (9.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 30 (4.86%) Firmware
4 16 (2.59%) vSphere
5 13 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (1.94%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.62%) HDFS
8 7 (1.13%) Samba
8 7 (1.13%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.97%) iptables
10 4 (0.65%) DFS Replication
10 4 (0.65%) KVM
10 4 (0.65%) Snort
10 4 (0.65%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.32%) Docker
12 2 (0.32%) Postfix
12 2 (0.32%) qmail
12 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (5.67%) Puppet
2 24 (3.89%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.78%) Nmap
3 11 (1.78%) OpenAM
4 10 (1.62%) yum
5 9 (1.46%) NetBackup
6 8 (1.30%) Nagios
6 8 (1.30%) Nessus
7 7 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.97%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.81%) Ansible
9 5 (0.81%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.81%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.81%) WSUS
10 4 (0.65%) Oracle ZFS
11 3 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
11 3 (0.49%) SCCM
11 3 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 151 (24.47%) Oracle
2 89 (14.42%) Cisco
3 73 (11.83%) Microsoft
4 71 (11.51%) VMware
5 64 (10.37%) Red Hat
6 62 (10.05%) CheckPoint
7 59 (9.56%) F5
8 58 (9.40%) Juniper
9 47 (7.62%) HP
9 47 (7.62%) Palo Alto
9 47 (7.62%) Sun
10 38 (6.16%) IBM
11 29 (4.70%) Blue Coat
12 26 (4.21%) Citrix
12 26 (4.21%) EMC
13 25 (4.05%) Crossbeam
13 25 (4.05%) Sourcefire
14 16 (2.59%) Sybase
15 14 (2.27%) Remedy
16 12 (1.94%) NetApp
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £70,000 per annum 20% Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £49,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
TRG
Salary: 70000 Per Annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Posted: 21 days ago
Aylesbury/ Slough, UK
Intel.
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary with Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Bluebird IT Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago