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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 31 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 397 430 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.68% 7.76% 11.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.28% 27.78% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 293 335 489
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
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
1705 1548 1697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.68% 27.92% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1251 1472
Average salary £37,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.64% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,005 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 12 September 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 12 September 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 -6 163 £40,000 -11.11% 19
Newbury +25 44 £37,500 -16.66% 7
Slough -5 35 £50,000 +23.45% 8
Windsor +3 29 £57,500 -4.16%
Bracknell -17 29 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Maidenhead -21 23 £45,000 -11.76% 2
Wokingham -9 1 £31,000 -27.90% 1
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 486 (64.20%) Linux
2 283 (37.38%) Windows
3 242 (31.97%) Oracle
4 216 (28.53%) SQL
5 202 (26.68%) Java
6 133 (17.57%) Degree
7 132 (17.44%) Telecoms
8 126 (16.64%) Solaris
9 125 (16.51%) SQL Server
10 121 (15.98%) Microsoft
11 114 (15.06%) TCP/IP
12 110 (14.53%) Finance
13 104 (13.74%) JavaScript
13 104 (13.74%) HTML
13 104 (13.74%) VMware
14 102 (13.47%) Perl
15 101 (13.34%) ITIL
16 90 (11.89%) Shell Script
17 87 (11.49%) Computer Science
18 83 (10.96%) XML
19 80 (10.57%) Red Hat
20 79 (10.44%) Firewall
20 79 (10.44%) Relational Database
21 73 (9.64%) Cisco
22 72 (9.51%) MySQL
22 72 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
23 69 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
24 66 (8.72%) CSS
24 66 (8.72%) J2EE
25 64 (8.45%) Software Engineering

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 47 (6.21%) Apache
2 35 (4.62%) IIS
3 33 (4.36%) Tomcat
4 25 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 21 (2.77%) SharePoint
6 20 (2.64%) WebLogic
7 16 (2.11%) Lotus Domino
8 10 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (1.32%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 9 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
10 8 (1.06%) NetWeaver
11 6 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 6 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (0.79%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.53%) SAS
12 4 (0.53%) SAP Web AS
12 4 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.40%) JCAPS
Applications
1 34 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.53%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.53%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.53%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.43%) SaaS
2 10 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.66%) Google App Engine
5 4 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.53%) Office 365
6 3 (0.40%) IaaS
6 3 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (15.06%) TCP/IP
2 79 (10.44%) Firewall
3 63 (8.32%) DNS
4 59 (7.79%) SAN
5 52 (6.87%) SS7
6 47 (6.21%) Internet
7 38 (5.02%) HTTP
8 36 (4.76%) SMS
9 33 (4.36%) Network Security
10 32 (4.23%) GSM
11 30 (3.96%) UMTS
12 27 (3.57%) WAN
12 27 (3.57%) LDAP
12 27 (3.57%) INAP
13 22 (2.91%) NAS
14 21 (2.77%) Wireshark
15 19 (2.51%) Intrusion Detection
15 19 (2.51%) Wireless
15 19 (2.51%) BGP
16 17 (2.25%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (16.51%) SQL Server
2 79 (10.44%) Relational Database
3 72 (9.51%) MySQL
4 62 (8.19%) RDBMS
5 53 (7.00%) DB2
6 31 (4.10%) Oracle Database
7 19 (2.51%) InterSystems Cache
8 18 (2.38%) Big Data
9 16 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (1.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 9 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.19%) SAP BW
14 7 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (0.79%) Adabas
16 5 (0.66%) Data Mart
16 5 (0.66%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 21 (2.77%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.51%) Subversion
3 15 (1.98%) Oracle Forms
4 13 (1.72%) Selenium
4 13 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.45%) Ant
6 10 (1.32%) LoadRunner
6 10 (1.32%) TestNG
7 9 (1.19%) JUnit
8 8 (1.06%) CruiseControl
8 8 (1.06%) SilkPerformer
9 6 (0.79%) Maven
9 6 (0.79%) Hudson
9 6 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (0.79%) Gradle
10 5 (0.66%) SoapUI
10 5 (0.66%) JMeter
10 5 (0.66%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.53%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 132 (17.44%) Telecoms
2 110 (14.53%) Finance
3 60 (7.93%) French Language
3 60 (7.93%) German Language
4 42 (5.55%) Marketing
5 33 (4.36%) Banking
6 22 (2.91%) Back Office
7 18 (2.38%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.85%) Billing
9 12 (1.59%) Spanish Language
10 11 (1.45%) Retail
10 11 (1.45%) Electronics
11 9 (1.19%) Russian Language
12 8 (1.06%) Legal
13 5 (0.66%) Front Office
14 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.26%) Advertising
16 1 (0.13%) Publishing
16 1 (0.13%) Games
16 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 156 (20.61%) Support Engineer
2 108 (14.27%) Developer
3 96 (12.68%) Technical Engineer
4 92 (12.15%) Technical Support
5 83 (10.96%) Technical Support Engineer
6 61 (8.06%) Consultant
7 60 (7.93%) Analyst
8 52 (6.87%) Administrator
9 46 (6.08%) Applications Support
10 38 (5.02%) Java Developer
11 35 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
11 35 (4.62%) Linux Administrator
12 33 (4.36%) Software Engineer
13 31 (4.10%) Graduate
14 29 (3.83%) Systems Engineer
15 27 (3.57%) Test Engineer
16 26 (3.43%) Technical Consultant
17 24 (3.17%) Support Analyst
17 24 (3.17%) Security Engineer
18 22 (2.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (13.74%) HTML
2 83 (10.96%) XML
3 66 (8.72%) J2EE
3 66 (8.72%) CSS
4 40 (5.28%) .NET
5 31 (4.10%) SOAP
6 24 (3.17%) Web Services
6 24 (3.17%) JSTL
7 17 (2.25%) Spring
7 17 (2.25%) JSP
8 15 (1.98%) jQuery
9 13 (1.72%) Hibernate
9 13 (1.72%) Rendezvous
10 12 (1.59%) Software Packaging
11 10 (1.32%) JSON
11 10 (1.32%) Middleware
12 8 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (1.06%) Ajax
12 8 (1.06%) Regular Expression
13 7 (0.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 87 (11.49%) Computer Science
2 52 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (5.55%) Data Integration
4 31 (4.10%) Clustering
5 28 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.64%) Mainframe
7 19 (2.51%) Firmware
8 17 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.98%) Mobile App
10 14 (1.85%) IVR
10 14 (1.85%) Open Source
11 13 (1.72%) Mathematics
11 13 (1.72%) Smartphone
12 12 (1.59%) Derivative
13 11 (1.45%) DTV
14 9 (1.19%) iPhone
15 7 (0.92%) Replication
16 6 (0.79%) CMDB
17 5 (0.66%) Social Media
17 5 (0.66%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 486 (64.20%) Linux
2 283 (37.38%) Windows
3 126 (16.64%) Solaris
4 60 (7.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (6.21%) AIX
6 38 (5.02%) HPUX
7 35 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (2.51%) Windows 2000
9 12 (1.59%) Windows XP
9 12 (1.59%) Windows 7
10 10 (1.32%) CentOS
10 10 (1.32%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.92%) SUSE
11 7 (0.92%) Debian
12 6 (0.79%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.79%) IRIX
12 6 (0.79%) Windows NT
12 6 (0.79%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (13.34%) ITIL
2 72 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
4 64 (8.45%) Software Engineering
5 47 (6.21%) Service Delivery
5 47 (6.21%) Change Management
6 44 (5.81%) Performance Analysis
7 41 (5.42%) Service Management
8 38 (5.02%) Migration
9 26 (3.43%) Validation
10 25 (3.30%) Product Marketing
11 24 (3.17%) SOA
11 24 (3.17%) Software Testing
12 22 (2.91%) Matrix Management
12 22 (2.91%) ETL
12 22 (2.91%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (2.91%) Data Migration
12 22 (2.91%) Infrastructure Management
13 18 (2.38%) Configuration Management
13 18 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 216 (28.53%) SQL
2 202 (26.68%) Java
3 104 (13.74%) JavaScript
4 102 (13.47%) Perl
5 90 (11.89%) Shell Script
6 62 (8.19%) Python
7 60 (7.93%) C++
8 49 (6.47%) C#
9 46 (6.08%) C
9 46 (6.08%) Bash Shell
10 26 (3.43%) PHP
11 19 (2.51%) PL/SQL
11 19 (2.51%) MUMPS
12 17 (2.25%) VB
13 15 (1.98%) Korn
14 13 (1.72%) PowerShell
15 12 (1.59%) Ruby
16 9 (1.19%) Objective-C
17 8 (1.06%) PHP5
18 6 (0.79%) sed
Qualifications
1 133 (17.57%) Degree
2 61 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 42 (5.55%) SC Cleared
4 36 (4.76%) ISEB
4 36 (4.76%) CISSP
5 31 (4.10%) Oracle Certification
6 29 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (3.70%) HNC
7 28 (3.70%) HND
8 26 (3.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 21 (2.77%) OCA
9 21 (2.77%) CCNA
10 18 (2.38%) JNCIA
11 17 (2.25%) ISTQB
11 17 (2.25%) CEH
12 16 (2.11%) DV Cleared
13 13 (1.72%) CCSE
13 13 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (1.72%) CCSA
13 13 (1.72%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.79%) SLA
2 42 (5.55%) QA
3 19 (2.51%) HL7
4 16 (2.11%) PCI DSS
5 11 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.40%) COBIT
8 2 (0.26%) DO-178B
System Software
1 60 (7.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 31 (4.10%) NDS
4 24 (3.17%) Hyper-V
5 21 (2.77%) VMware ESX
6 20 (2.64%) NFS
6 20 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.19%) KVM
7 9 (1.19%) vSphere
7 9 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (1.06%) Xen
9 7 (0.92%) XenApp
9 7 (0.92%) XenServer
9 7 (0.92%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.79%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 6 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.40%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 16 (2.11%) SCCM
2 15 (1.98%) NetBackup
3 14 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (1.59%) Data Guard
5 11 (1.45%) Nagios
5 11 (1.45%) Cisco IPCC
5 11 (1.45%) Puppet
6 8 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
6 8 (1.06%) EMC NetWorker
6 8 (1.06%) Netcool
7 7 (0.92%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.92%) ARCserve
8 6 (0.79%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.40%) Nessus
9 3 (0.40%) Opsview
10 2 (0.26%) SCOM
11 1 (0.13%) Cacti
11 1 (0.13%) OMEGAMON
11 1 (0.13%) Tivoli NetView
11 1 (0.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 242 (31.97%) Oracle
2 121 (15.98%) Microsoft
3 104 (13.74%) VMware
4 80 (10.57%) Red Hat
5 73 (9.64%) Cisco
6 57 (7.53%) HP
7 51 (6.74%) Sun
7 51 (6.74%) F5
8 50 (6.61%) TIBCO
9 49 (6.47%) Juniper
10 37 (4.89%) Citrix
11 34 (4.49%) IBM
11 34 (4.49%) Sybase
12 29 (3.83%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 28 (3.70%) CheckPoint
13 28 (3.70%) Blue Coat
14 27 (3.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 24 (3.17%) JBoss
16 21 (2.77%) SAP
17 20 (2.64%) EMC
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Basic and Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens, Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car + 5% Cash
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34907 per annum + £1,200 p.a. DV allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago