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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 27 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 428 375 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.81% 6.89% 11.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.67% 25.83% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 302 237 455
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1547 1452 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.23% 26.67% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1173 1130 1254
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -8 184 £47,500 +13.09% 20
Bracknell -4 60 £42,000 -11.57% 2
Slough +51 59 £42,000 -1.17% 3
Newbury +13 33 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Maidenhead +15 32 £60,000 - 2
Hungerford -6 3 £35,000 -28.20%
Windsor - 3 £60,000 -
Wokingham - 2 £37,500 -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 484 (53.60%) Linux
2 299 (33.11%) Windows
3 262 (29.01%) SQL
4 252 (27.91%) Oracle
5 184 (20.38%) Java
6 178 (19.71%) Telecoms
7 151 (16.72%) Degree
8 148 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
9 132 (14.62%) Finance
10 118 (13.07%) Solaris
11 116 (12.85%) Firewall
12 115 (12.74%) SQL Server
12 115 (12.74%) TCP/IP
13 106 (11.74%) HP
13 106 (11.74%) VMware
14 100 (11.07%) HTML
14 100 (11.07%) ITIL
15 88 (9.75%) Python
16 87 (9.63%) XML
16 87 (9.63%) Perl
17 86 (9.52%) Cisco
18 83 (9.19%) Microsoft
19 81 (8.97%) JavaScript
20 78 (8.64%) SAN
21 76 (8.42%) Sybase
22 74 (8.19%) Shell Script
22 74 (8.19%) Subversion
23 70 (7.75%) MySQL
24 68 (7.53%) Tomcat
25 66 (7.31%) Relational Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 68 (7.53%) Tomcat
2 52 (5.76%) JBoss
3 50 (5.54%) WebLogic
4 39 (4.32%) WebSphere
5 32 (3.54%) Apache
6 23 (2.55%) SharePoint
7 16 (1.77%) Lotus Domino
8 15 (1.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 15 (1.66%) IIS
9 11 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (1.22%) Confluence
10 10 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
10 10 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
11 8 (0.89%) Joomla!
11 8 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
13 5 (0.55%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
15 2 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 41 (4.54%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.66%) MS Office
3 13 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (2.10%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.88%) SaaS
2 9 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (0.78%) Amazon S3
3 7 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (0.44%) GitHub
5 1 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 116 (12.85%) Firewall
2 115 (12.74%) TCP/IP
3 78 (8.64%) SAN
4 61 (6.76%) GSM
5 58 (6.42%) Internet
6 54 (5.98%) SS7
7 47 (5.20%) UMTS
8 46 (5.09%) DNS
9 40 (4.43%) VPN
9 40 (4.43%) GPRS
10 39 (4.32%) HTTP
11 36 (3.99%) Broadband
12 34 (3.77%) SDH
13 31 (3.43%) Wireless
14 30 (3.32%) WAN
15 29 (3.21%) DWDM
16 28 (3.10%) NAS
17 26 (2.88%) Ethernet
17 26 (2.88%) 3G
18 24 (2.66%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (12.74%) SQL Server
2 70 (7.75%) MySQL
3 66 (7.31%) Relational Database
4 61 (6.76%) Oracle Database
5 60 (6.64%) DB2
6 33 (3.65%) RDBMS
7 30 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 29 (3.21%) Oracle Reports
9 27 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (1.99%) Big Data
11 16 (1.77%) Oracle Exadata
12 13 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (1.00%) Oracle Discoverer
16 9 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
17 8 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
17 8 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
17 8 (0.89%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 74 (8.19%) Subversion
2 51 (5.65%) Git (software)
3 43 (4.76%) Maven
4 30 (3.32%) Oracle Forms
5 28 (3.10%) Hudson
6 23 (2.55%) Jenkins
7 22 (2.44%) JUnit
8 13 (1.44%) JIRA
9 10 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
10 8 (0.89%) ClearCase
10 8 (0.89%) ClearQuest
10 8 (0.89%) LoadRunner
11 7 (0.78%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.78%) SilkPerformer
12 6 (0.66%) Selenium
12 6 (0.66%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.66%) Ant
13 5 (0.55%) WinRunner
13 5 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
14 4 (0.44%) Rational Rose
General
1 178 (19.71%) Telecoms
2 132 (14.62%) Finance
3 65 (7.20%) Marketing
4 44 (4.87%) Banking
5 40 (4.43%) Retail
6 36 (3.99%) French Language
7 29 (3.21%) German Language
8 19 (2.10%) Spanish Language
9 14 (1.55%) Back Office
10 12 (1.33%) Advertising
11 10 (1.11%) Aerospace
12 9 (1.00%) Legal
13 7 (0.78%) Billing
14 6 (0.66%) General Ledger
14 6 (0.66%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.66%) Automotive
15 4 (0.44%) Games
16 1 (0.11%) Law
16 1 (0.11%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.11%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 140 (15.50%) Support Engineer
2 139 (15.39%) Developer
3 102 (11.30%) Technical Support
4 91 (10.08%) Technical Engineer
5 87 (9.63%) Technical Support Engineer
6 69 (7.64%) Consultant
7 66 (7.31%) Analyst
7 66 (7.31%) Java Developer
8 54 (5.98%) Software Engineer
9 51 (5.65%) Administrator
10 49 (5.43%) Applications Support
10 49 (5.43%) Test Engineer
11 41 (4.54%) Architect
12 39 (4.32%) Senior Developer
13 31 (3.43%) Graduate
14 29 (3.21%) Systems Administrator
15 28 (3.10%) Test Analyst
16 26 (2.88%) DBA
16 26 (2.88%) Security Engineer
17 24 (2.66%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (11.07%) HTML
2 87 (9.63%) XML
3 52 (5.76%) J2EE
4 51 (5.65%) CSS
5 38 (4.21%) JSP
6 34 (3.77%) .NET
7 31 (3.43%) Spring
8 27 (2.99%) Web Services
9 25 (2.77%) Ajax
10 24 (2.66%) jQuery
11 23 (2.55%) SOAP
12 21 (2.33%) Struts
13 19 (2.10%) Swing
13 19 (2.10%) SWT
14 17 (1.88%) XSD
15 15 (1.66%) MAPI
15 15 (1.66%) JSTL
16 14 (1.55%) Spring MVC
17 13 (1.44%) Hibernate
18 11 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 60 (6.64%) Computer Science
2 55 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.65%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.10%) Clustering
5 25 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (2.44%) Smartphone
6 22 (2.44%) Mathematics
7 18 (1.99%) Mainframe
8 15 (1.66%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.55%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (1.55%) iPad
10 10 (1.11%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.11%) Replication
11 8 (0.89%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.78%) CESG
12 7 (0.78%) CESG CLAS
12 7 (0.78%) CMDB
12 7 (0.78%) RMADS
13 6 (0.66%) Smart Meter
14 5 (0.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 484 (53.60%) Linux
2 299 (33.11%) Windows
3 118 (13.07%) Solaris
4 58 (6.42%) AIX
5 50 (5.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (4.43%) HPUX
6 40 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (3.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (2.99%) Mac OS X
9 22 (2.44%) Windows 2000
10 20 (2.21%) SUSE
11 16 (1.77%) VMS
12 14 (1.55%) Debian
13 11 (1.22%) Windows XP
14 10 (1.11%) Windows NT
15 8 (0.89%) Windows 7
16 6 (0.66%) IRIX
17 5 (0.55%) Android
18 4 (0.44%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (11.07%) ITIL
3 63 (6.98%) Software Engineering
4 59 (6.53%) Service Delivery
4 59 (6.53%) Change Management
5 57 (6.31%) Scrum
6 51 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (5.43%) Project Management
8 46 (5.09%) Validation
8 46 (5.09%) DevOps
9 44 (4.87%) SOA
10 38 (4.21%) Test Automation
11 37 (4.10%) Product Marketing
12 35 (3.88%) Service Management
13 34 (3.77%) Waterfall
14 32 (3.54%) Migration
15 31 (3.43%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (3.43%) Load Balancing
15 31 (3.43%) Unit Testing
15 31 (3.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 262 (29.01%) SQL
2 184 (20.38%) Java
3 88 (9.75%) Python
4 87 (9.63%) Perl
5 81 (8.97%) JavaScript
6 74 (8.19%) Shell Script
7 65 (7.20%) C++
8 49 (5.43%) C
9 35 (3.88%) PL/SQL
10 31 (3.43%) PowerShell
11 24 (2.66%) Ruby
11 24 (2.66%) PHP
11 24 (2.66%) T-SQL
12 23 (2.55%) C#
13 22 (2.44%) Bash Shell
14 20 (2.21%) Jython
15 15 (1.66%) Korn
16 11 (1.22%) Embedded C
16 11 (1.22%) Embedded C++
17 9 (1.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 151 (16.72%) Degree
2 54 (5.98%) Security Cleared
3 46 (5.09%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (4.32%) SC Cleared
5 36 (3.99%) ISEB
6 35 (3.88%) CCNA
6 35 (3.88%) CISSP
7 32 (3.54%) HNC
7 32 (3.54%) HND
8 25 (2.77%) CEH
9 21 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 20 (2.21%) CCNP
11 19 (2.10%) VCP4
12 17 (1.88%) ISTQB
13 15 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.44%) SCSA
15 12 (1.33%) MCSE
15 12 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (1.22%) Sun Certification
17 10 (1.11%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.09%) QA
2 44 (4.87%) SLA
3 11 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.11%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.66%) GPG13
6 4 (0.44%) COBIT
7 3 (0.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 60 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (4.43%) NDS
3 35 (3.88%) Active Directory
4 25 (2.77%) Oracle RMAN
5 24 (2.66%) vSphere
6 23 (2.55%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (1.66%) VMware ESX
8 10 (1.11%) Hyper-V
9 9 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.89%) KVM
10 8 (0.89%) Firmware
11 6 (0.66%) NFS
12 5 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (0.55%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 4 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (0.33%) Xen
15 2 (0.22%) XenApp
15 2 (0.22%) XenServer
15 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
16 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 23 (2.55%) Puppet
2 18 (1.99%) HP Data Protector
3 13 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (1.33%) NetBackup
5 11 (1.22%) OpenAM
6 10 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.11%) Tivoli
6 10 (1.11%) Nagios
7 8 (0.89%) SCCM
8 5 (0.55%) Netcool
8 5 (0.55%) logstash
9 4 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.44%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 3 (0.33%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 2 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
11 2 (0.22%) OMEGAMON
11 2 (0.22%) SCOM
11 2 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 252 (27.91%) Oracle
2 106 (11.74%) HP
2 106 (11.74%) VMware
3 86 (9.52%) Cisco
4 83 (9.19%) Microsoft
5 76 (8.42%) Sybase
6 64 (7.09%) IBM
7 59 (6.53%) Red Hat
8 56 (6.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 44 (4.87%) Sun
10 40 (4.43%) Juniper
11 36 (3.99%) EMC
12 33 (3.65%) CheckPoint
13 32 (3.54%) Citrix
13 32 (3.54%) TIBCO
14 31 (3.43%) F5
15 30 (3.32%) Huawei
16 22 (2.44%) Blue Coat
17 21 (2.33%) Veritas
18 19 (2.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days holiday, Pens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c35000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 40000-56000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £56000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + +Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £70,000 per annum £70,000 + Car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Gym, Pension,Days Out
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago