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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 47 32 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 253 354 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.99% 6.29% 8.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.81% 21.95% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 191 252 387
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £27,500 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1277 1613 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.20% 28.67% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1242 1272
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +2 153 £47,500 +11.76% 15
Maidenhead +18 31 £57,500 +17.94%
Slough -15 27 £38,000 -18.27% 2
Newbury -3 16 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Bracknell -13 16 £38,000 -15.55% 4
Hungerford - 2 - -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 378 (60.58%) Linux
2 230 (36.86%) Windows
3 165 (26.44%) Oracle
4 145 (23.24%) SQL
5 144 (23.08%) Firewall
6 126 (20.19%) Degree
7 124 (19.87%) Java
7 124 (19.87%) TCP/IP
8 108 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
9 101 (16.19%) Perl
10 99 (15.87%) Finance
11 93 (14.90%) Cisco
12 91 (14.58%) Solaris
13 89 (14.26%) Telecoms
14 86 (13.78%) Python
15 78 (12.50%) SQL Server
16 68 (10.90%) Shell Script
16 68 (10.90%) Red Hat
17 64 (10.26%) XML
18 62 (9.94%) VMware
19 61 (9.78%) ITIL
20 58 (9.29%) Relational Database
21 57 (9.13%) Microsoft
22 55 (8.81%) SAN
22 55 (8.81%) Data Centre
23 53 (8.49%) SLA
24 51 (8.17%) MySQL
25 50 (8.01%) Web Services
25 50 (8.01%) CISSP
25 50 (8.01%) Oracle Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 45 (7.21%) Tomcat
2 41 (6.57%) JBoss
3 30 (4.81%) WebLogic
4 28 (4.49%) Apache
5 19 (3.04%) SharePoint
6 14 (2.24%) WebSphere
7 12 (1.92%) Lotus Domino
8 10 (1.60%) IIS
9 9 (1.44%) MS Exchange
10 8 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.96%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.96%) Liferay
13 5 (0.80%) WebLogic Portal
14 4 (0.64%) Drupal
15 3 (0.48%) CMS
16 2 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
16 2 (0.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (3.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.80%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.32%) MS Project
3 2 (0.32%) MS Office
3 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.48%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.81%) SaaS
2 19 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.28%) Amazon S3
3 8 (1.28%) Amazon EMR
3 8 (1.28%) Amazon Glacier
4 5 (0.80%) GitHub
5 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.16%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 144 (23.08%) Firewall
2 124 (19.87%) TCP/IP
3 55 (8.81%) SAN
4 38 (6.09%) DNS
5 32 (5.13%) Internet
6 29 (4.65%) NAS
7 27 (4.33%) WAN
8 26 (4.17%) VPN
9 25 (4.01%) GSM
10 23 (3.69%) LAN
11 22 (3.53%) HTTP
12 20 (3.21%) Network Security
13 19 (3.04%) MPLS
14 18 (2.88%) OSPF
15 17 (2.72%) BGP
16 16 (2.56%) Wireless
16 16 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
17 15 (2.40%) SMTP
17 15 (2.40%) LDAP
18 14 (2.24%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.29%) Relational Database
3 51 (8.17%) MySQL
4 50 (8.01%) Oracle Database
5 41 (6.57%) DB2
6 26 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
7 22 (3.53%) RDBMS
7 22 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (2.40%) Big Data
9 14 (2.24%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (1.76%) Oracle OLAP
10 11 (1.76%) OLTP
10 11 (1.76%) OLAP
11 8 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (1.28%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 40 (6.41%) Git (software)
2 39 (6.25%) Subversion
3 31 (4.97%) Maven
4 14 (2.24%) Hudson
5 10 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (1.44%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.28%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.12%) Ant
8 7 (1.12%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
8 7 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (0.96%) ClearCase
9 6 (0.96%) ClearQuest
10 5 (0.80%) Selenium
11 4 (0.64%) GNU Toolchain
11 4 (0.64%) Log4j
12 3 (0.48%) JUnit
13 2 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.32%) Toad
13 2 (0.32%) JIRA
General
1 99 (15.87%) Finance
2 89 (14.26%) Telecoms
3 50 (8.01%) German Language
4 41 (6.57%) Banking
5 40 (6.41%) French Language
6 24 (3.85%) Spanish Language
6 24 (3.85%) Marketing
7 10 (1.60%) Retail
8 7 (1.12%) Billing
9 6 (0.96%) Italian Language
10 5 (0.80%) Games
10 5 (0.80%) Legal
11 4 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.64%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.64%) Automotive
12 3 (0.48%) Electronics
12 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.32%) Back Office
13 2 (0.32%) Advertising
13 2 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 93 (14.90%) Support Engineer
2 89 (14.26%) Developer
3 78 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 76 (12.18%) Technical Engineer
5 66 (10.58%) Technical Support Engineer
6 51 (8.17%) Consultant
7 48 (7.69%) Analyst
8 45 (7.21%) Administrator
9 42 (6.73%) Java Developer
10 41 (6.57%) Systems Administrator
11 36 (5.77%) Software Engineer
12 33 (5.29%) Security Engineer
13 28 (4.49%) Applications Support
14 26 (4.17%) Test Engineer
15 24 (3.85%) Senior Manager
16 23 (3.69%) Senior Developer
16 23 (3.69%) Security Analyst
17 22 (3.53%) Network Engineer
18 21 (3.37%) Team Leader
19 20 (3.21%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.26%) XML
2 50 (8.01%) Web Services
3 47 (7.53%) HTML
4 35 (5.61%) J2EE
5 27 (4.33%) Spring
6 25 (4.01%) .NET
7 24 (3.85%) Hibernate
8 22 (3.53%) SOAP
8 22 (3.53%) Struts
9 17 (2.72%) CSS
10 16 (2.56%) JSP
10 16 (2.56%) Servlets
10 16 (2.56%) SWT
11 15 (2.40%) JPA
11 15 (2.40%) Swing
12 14 (2.24%) J2SE
12 14 (2.24%) JDBC
13 12 (1.92%) Ajax
14 11 (1.76%) XSL
15 10 (1.60%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.81%) Data Centre
2 50 (8.01%) Computer Science
3 47 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (5.93%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.04%) Client/Server
6 18 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 16 (2.56%) Replication
8 15 (2.40%) CMDB
9 14 (2.24%) Clustering
10 12 (1.92%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.76%) GIS
12 7 (1.12%) Celerra
12 7 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (0.80%) Blog
13 5 (0.80%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.64%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 3 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
15 3 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 378 (60.58%) Linux
2 230 (36.86%) Windows
3 91 (14.58%) Solaris
4 45 (7.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 40 (6.41%) AIX
6 38 (6.09%) HPUX
7 31 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (4.33%) Windows 2000
10 23 (3.69%) SUSE
11 22 (3.53%) Debian
12 18 (2.88%) Mac OS X
13 14 (2.24%) Android
14 12 (1.92%) Apple iOS
15 8 (1.28%) Ubuntu
16 7 (1.12%) Windows NT
17 6 (0.96%) CentOS
18 5 (0.80%) Windows XP
19 4 (0.64%) Windows 8
20 3 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (9.78%) ITIL
3 48 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 48 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 43 (6.89%) SDLC
5 42 (6.73%) Scrum
5 42 (6.73%) DevOps
6 37 (5.93%) Vulnerability Management
7 33 (5.29%) SIEM
8 31 (4.97%) Project Management
9 30 (4.81%) Information Security
9 30 (4.81%) Mentoring
10 29 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (4.33%) Service Management
12 26 (4.17%) Configuration Management
13 24 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (3.69%) OO
15 22 (3.53%) SOA
15 22 (3.53%) Problem Management
15 22 (3.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 145 (23.24%) SQL
2 124 (19.87%) Java
3 101 (16.19%) Perl
4 86 (13.78%) Python
5 68 (10.90%) Shell Script
6 47 (7.53%) C++
7 46 (7.37%) JavaScript
8 41 (6.57%) PL/SQL
9 38 (6.09%) Bash Shell
10 33 (5.29%) C
11 32 (5.13%) Ruby
12 18 (2.88%) C#
13 17 (2.72%) T-SQL
14 15 (2.40%) PHP
14 15 (2.40%) PowerShell
15 14 (2.24%) Jython
16 12 (1.92%) Embedded C
17 9 (1.44%) VB
18 7 (1.12%) Embedded C++
19 6 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 126 (20.19%) Degree
2 50 (8.01%) CISSP
3 49 (7.85%) Security Cleared
4 40 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (5.77%) CEH
6 34 (5.45%) SC Cleared
7 26 (4.17%) CCNP
8 17 (2.72%) CCNA
9 15 (2.40%) MCSE
9 15 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (1.92%) CISA
11 11 (1.76%) CCIE
12 8 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.28%) MCITP
13 7 (1.12%) PhD
13 7 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (1.12%) HNC
13 7 (1.12%) HND
13 7 (1.12%) ISEB
14 6 (0.96%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (8.49%) SLA
2 29 (4.65%) QA
3 18 (2.88%) PCI DSS
4 16 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.28%) GPG13
6 6 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 39 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 34 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.08%) Xen
4 12 (1.92%) Firmware
5 9 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (1.12%) vSphere
6 7 (1.12%) NDS
7 6 (0.96%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (0.64%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.48%) Samba
10 2 (0.32%) Snort
10 2 (0.32%) XenApp
10 2 (0.32%) XenServer
10 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.32%) KVM
10 2 (0.32%) Docker
11 1 (0.16%) vCloud
11 1 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 34 (5.45%) Puppet
2 21 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (2.56%) Nagios
4 15 (2.40%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (1.44%) Nmap
6 8 (1.28%) NetBackup
6 8 (1.28%) Ansible
7 7 (1.12%) OpenAM
8 6 (0.96%) HP Data Protector
8 6 (0.96%) ARCserve
8 6 (0.96%) Legato
8 6 (0.96%) SnapMirror
8 6 (0.96%) SnapVault
9 5 (0.80%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (0.80%) Netcool
9 5 (0.80%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.64%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.64%) Nessus
10 4 (0.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 165 (26.44%) Oracle
2 93 (14.90%) Cisco
3 68 (10.90%) Red Hat
4 62 (9.94%) VMware
5 57 (9.13%) Microsoft
6 47 (7.53%) Juniper
7 45 (7.21%) HP
8 43 (6.89%) Sybase
9 40 (6.41%) F5
10 39 (6.25%) CheckPoint
11 35 (5.61%) EMC
12 29 (4.65%) Blue Coat
13 28 (4.49%) Sun
14 23 (3.69%) Sourcefire
15 22 (3.53%) Crossbeam
15 22 (3.53%) IBM
16 20 (3.21%) Remedy
17 17 (2.72%) Symantec
18 16 (2.56%) SAP
19 15 (2.40%) Veritas
Bracknell, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Offer Competitve Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 25 Days Hols & Ski Trip
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits & equity
Posted: 5 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
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Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Superb Benefits
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Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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Slough
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire
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Posted: 19 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Berkshire
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