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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 47 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 252 387 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.88% 6.50% 7.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.38% 22.66% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 185 287 324
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
1300 1708 1502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.19% 28.70% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1061 1244 1230
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 -20 113 £46,250 +15.62% 15
Maidenhead +35 38 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Slough -12 28 £45,000 -18.18%
Bracknell +19 24 £38,000 -10.58% 12
Newbury -5 24 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Hungerford - 6 - -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 321 (62.82%) Linux
2 179 (35.03%) Windows
3 116 (22.70%) Oracle
4 112 (21.92%) Firewall
5 104 (20.35%) TCP/IP
6 103 (20.16%) SQL
7 100 (19.57%) Java
8 98 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
9 96 (18.79%) Python
10 91 (17.81%) Perl
10 91 (17.81%) Degree
11 83 (16.24%) Cisco
12 77 (15.07%) Telecoms
13 74 (14.48%) XML
14 72 (14.09%) Solaris
15 70 (13.70%) Microsoft
16 67 (13.11%) Finance
17 64 (12.52%) Scrum
18 63 (12.33%) Red Hat
19 56 (10.96%) SQL Server
20 54 (10.57%) JBoss
20 54 (10.57%) Relational Database
21 52 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
21 52 (10.18%) ITIL
22 51 (9.98%) MySQL
23 50 (9.78%) Shell Script
24 49 (9.59%) Computer Science
24 49 (9.59%) Data Centre
25 48 (9.39%) WebLogic
26 47 (9.20%) DevOps

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 54 (10.57%) JBoss
2 48 (9.39%) WebLogic
3 35 (6.85%) Tomcat
4 25 (4.89%) Apache
5 15 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 14 (2.74%) IIS
7 10 (1.96%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.37%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.37%) IBM Notes
8 7 (1.37%) Confluence
9 6 (1.17%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.17%) NetWeaver
9 6 (1.17%) Drupal
10 5 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
10 5 (0.98%) Tuxedo
10 5 (0.98%) Liferay
11 4 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (0.59%) CMS
12 3 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.98%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.98%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.59%) MS Office
4 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.20%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.20%) CorelDRAW
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.37%) SAP ERP
2 6 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.78%) SAP GRC
5 3 (0.59%) Remedy AR System
6 2 (0.39%) JDE World
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.11%) SaaS
2 11 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.39%) Force.com
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Office 365
4 1 (0.20%) GitHub
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.20%) Nimbula
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 112 (21.92%) Firewall
2 104 (20.35%) TCP/IP
3 36 (7.05%) SAN
3 36 (7.05%) Internet
3 36 (7.05%) WAN
4 35 (6.85%) DNS
5 31 (6.07%) LAN
6 27 (5.28%) VPN
7 23 (4.50%) MPLS
8 22 (4.31%) OSPF
9 21 (4.11%) BGP
10 20 (3.91%) NAS
11 19 (3.72%) SSL
12 18 (3.52%) IPsec
13 17 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
15 15 (2.94%) GSM
16 14 (2.74%) Broadband
16 14 (2.74%) SMTP
16 14 (2.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 54 (10.57%) Relational Database
3 51 (9.98%) MySQL
4 36 (7.05%) Oracle Database
5 29 (5.68%) RDBMS
6 25 (4.89%) DB2
7 15 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (2.54%) NoSQL
8 13 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (1.17%) MaxDB
10 6 (1.17%) Informix
10 6 (1.17%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.98%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.98%) OLTP
11 5 (0.98%) Big Data
12 4 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (0.78%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 43 (8.41%) Subversion
2 37 (7.24%) Git (software)
3 28 (5.48%) Hudson
4 11 (2.15%) JUnit
4 11 (2.15%) JIRA
5 10 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.76%) Maven
7 7 (1.37%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.17%) Ant
9 5 (0.98%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (0.78%) Selenium
10 4 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.59%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.59%) Log4j
11 3 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.39%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.39%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.39%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 77 (15.07%) Telecoms
2 67 (13.11%) Finance
3 42 (8.22%) German Language
4 34 (6.65%) Banking
5 30 (5.87%) French Language
6 14 (2.74%) Spanish Language
7 12 (2.35%) Marketing
8 11 (2.15%) Electronics
9 8 (1.57%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.98%) Billing
10 5 (0.98%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.78%) Retail
12 3 (0.59%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.39%) Back Office
13 2 (0.39%) Legal
14 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.20%) Automotive
14 1 (0.20%) Law
14 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 86 (16.83%) Developer
2 71 (13.89%) Support Engineer
3 58 (11.35%) Technical Engineer
4 52 (10.18%) Technical Support
4 52 (10.18%) Analyst
5 47 (9.20%) Senior Developer
6 46 (9.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 36 (7.05%) Senior Manager
8 33 (6.46%) Administrator
8 33 (6.46%) Systems Administrator
9 32 (6.26%) Software Engineer
10 27 (5.28%) Build Manager
11 26 (5.09%) Java Developer
11 26 (5.09%) Applications Support
12 25 (4.89%) Network Engineer
12 25 (4.89%) Consultant
13 23 (4.50%) Architect
14 22 (4.31%) Security Analyst
14 22 (4.31%) Security Engineer
15 16 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (14.48%) XML
2 45 (8.81%) Web Services
3 41 (8.02%) HTML
4 31 (6.07%) Spring
5 28 (5.48%) J2EE
6 24 (4.70%) CSS
7 20 (3.91%) .NET
8 18 (3.52%) JSP
9 17 (3.33%) Servlets
9 17 (3.33%) SOAP
9 17 (3.33%) Hibernate
10 14 (2.74%) jQuery
11 13 (2.54%) REST
11 13 (2.54%) Ajax
12 12 (2.35%) XSD
13 11 (2.15%) Spring MVC
14 10 (1.96%) Middleware
15 9 (1.76%) AngularJS
16 8 (1.57%) J2SE
17 7 (1.37%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.59%) Computer Science
1 49 (9.59%) Data Centre
2 42 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.70%) Management Information System
4 20 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (3.72%) Client/Server
6 13 (2.54%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.15%) Replication
8 10 (1.96%) GIS
9 8 (1.57%) CMDB
10 7 (1.37%) iPad
10 7 (1.37%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.17%) Celerra
11 6 (1.17%) Clustering
11 6 (1.17%) DTV
12 5 (0.98%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.78%) User Experience
14 3 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 3 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (0.59%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 321 (62.82%) Linux
2 179 (35.03%) Windows
3 72 (14.09%) Solaris
4 40 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (6.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (5.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (5.09%) Windows 2000
8 19 (3.72%) AIX
9 18 (3.52%) Android
10 17 (3.33%) Debian
11 15 (2.94%) SUSE
11 15 (2.94%) HPUX
12 14 (2.74%) Apple iOS
13 12 (2.35%) CentOS
14 9 (1.76%) Ubuntu
15 7 (1.37%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.17%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.98%) Windows NT
18 4 (0.78%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (12.52%) Scrum
3 52 (10.18%) ITIL
3 52 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (9.20%) DevOps
5 36 (7.05%) Vulnerability Management
6 34 (6.65%) Software Engineering
6 34 (6.65%) SDLC
7 33 (6.46%) SOA
7 33 (6.46%) Service Delivery
8 29 (5.68%) Project Management
9 27 (5.28%) Mentoring
10 25 (4.89%) Service Management
10 25 (4.89%) Information Security
10 25 (4.89%) SIEM
11 23 (4.50%) Configuration Management
11 23 (4.50%) ERP
12 22 (4.31%) Migration
13 19 (3.72%) Change Management
14 18 (3.52%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (20.16%) SQL
2 100 (19.57%) Java
3 96 (18.79%) Python
4 91 (17.81%) Perl
5 50 (9.78%) Shell Script
6 46 (9.00%) C++
7 45 (8.81%) Bash Shell
8 38 (7.44%) JavaScript
9 28 (5.48%) Jython
10 25 (4.89%) PL/SQL
11 23 (4.50%) PHP
12 22 (4.31%) C
13 21 (4.11%) Ruby
14 16 (3.13%) C#
15 8 (1.57%) VB
16 5 (0.98%) AWK
16 5 (0.98%) Embedded C
17 4 (0.78%) VBScript
18 3 (0.59%) XQuery
18 3 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 91 (17.81%) Degree
2 45 (8.81%) CISSP
3 43 (8.41%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (7.83%) Security Cleared
5 34 (6.65%) CEH
6 30 (5.87%) SC Cleared
7 24 (4.70%) CCNP
8 15 (2.94%) CCIE
8 15 (2.94%) CCNA
9 12 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (2.35%) MCSE
10 10 (1.96%) ISTQB
11 8 (1.57%) ISEB
11 8 (1.57%) CISA
12 7 (1.37%) CCSP
13 6 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.17%) MCITP
14 5 (0.98%) JNCIS
14 5 (0.98%) JNCIP
14 5 (0.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.22%) SLA
2 20 (3.91%) QA
3 17 (3.33%) PCI DSS
4 15 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.17%) GPG13
7 1 (0.20%) COBIT
System Software
1 39 (7.63%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.35%) Xen
4 7 (1.37%) Firmware
5 5 (0.98%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.98%) iptables
6 4 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.59%) Samba
7 3 (0.59%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.39%) SRDF
8 2 (0.39%) Snort
8 2 (0.39%) KVM
8 2 (0.39%) Docker
9 1 (0.20%) NDS
9 1 (0.20%) Squid
9 1 (0.20%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.20%) VMFS
9 1 (0.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (5.09%) Puppet
2 17 (3.33%) Nagios
3 16 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.54%) Oracle RMAN
5 11 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (1.76%) Nmap
7 7 (1.37%) Ansible
8 6 (1.17%) ARCserve
8 6 (1.17%) Legato
8 6 (1.17%) SnapMirror
8 6 (1.17%) SnapVault
9 5 (0.98%) Nessus
9 5 (0.98%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.59%) Netcool
10 3 (0.59%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.39%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.39%) EMC VPLEX
11 2 (0.39%) CA Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.39%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 116 (22.70%) Oracle
2 83 (16.24%) Cisco
3 70 (13.70%) Microsoft
4 63 (12.33%) Red Hat
5 43 (8.41%) VMware
6 37 (7.24%) Juniper
7 32 (6.26%) F5
8 27 (5.28%) CheckPoint
9 26 (5.09%) Sun
9 26 (5.09%) HP
10 22 (4.31%) Sybase
11 21 (4.11%) SAP
12 20 (3.91%) Sourcefire
13 19 (3.72%) Blue Coat
13 19 (3.72%) Crossbeam
13 19 (3.72%) EMC
13 19 (3.72%) Remedy
14 16 (3.13%) IBM
14 16 (3.13%) Websense
15 12 (2.35%) Symantec
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £35k - 55k per year + Superb Benefits
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + + Full Bens Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40-45k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £59,000 per annum £45-59k + bonus + excellent benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + + Full Bens Package
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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