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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 29 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 387 413 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.50% 7.52% 10.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.67% 27.50% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 287 324 474
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1707 1502 1716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.68% 27.34% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1230 1464
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -3 162 £40,000 -8.57% 8
Newbury +18 41 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Slough -3 33 £55,000 +35.80% 8
Bracknell -11 30 £42,500 +12.58% 1
Windsor +3 28 £57,500 -4.16%
Maidenhead -30 17 £50,000 -1.96% 3
Wokingham -6 1 £31,000 -27.90% 3
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 480 (64.78%) Linux
2 278 (37.52%) Windows
3 241 (32.52%) Oracle
4 207 (27.94%) SQL
5 204 (27.53%) Java
6 138 (18.62%) Degree
7 135 (18.22%) Telecoms
8 123 (16.60%) Solaris
9 117 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 116 (15.65%) Microsoft
11 111 (14.98%) TCP/IP
12 106 (14.30%) Perl
12 106 (14.30%) Finance
13 102 (13.77%) JavaScript
14 101 (13.63%) HTML
15 99 (13.36%) VMware
16 91 (12.28%) Computer Science
17 86 (11.61%) Shell Script
18 84 (11.34%) ITIL
19 82 (11.07%) Red Hat
20 79 (10.66%) XML
21 78 (10.53%) Firewall
21 78 (10.53%) Relational Database
22 71 (9.58%) Cisco
23 70 (9.45%) MySQL
24 67 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
25 65 (8.77%) CSS
26 64 (8.64%) Python
26 64 (8.64%) Software Engineering
27 63 (8.50%) J2EE

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 49 (6.61%) Apache
2 33 (4.45%) Tomcat
3 32 (4.32%) IIS
4 25 (3.37%) SharePoint
5 22 (2.97%) WebSphere
6 21 (2.83%) Lotus Domino
7 17 (2.29%) WebLogic
8 10 (1.35%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 10 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (0.94%) NetWeaver
9 7 (0.94%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.67%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (0.54%) SAP Web AS
12 4 (0.54%) SAS
12 4 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (0.40%) JCAPS
14 2 (0.27%) TIBCO EMS
14 2 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 31 (4.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.54%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.54%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.54%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.24%) SaaS
2 10 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.67%) Google App Engine
5 4 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.54%) Office 365
6 3 (0.40%) IaaS
6 3 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (14.98%) TCP/IP
2 78 (10.53%) Firewall
3 61 (8.23%) SAN
4 57 (7.69%) DNS
5 51 (6.88%) SS7
6 48 (6.48%) Internet
7 35 (4.72%) HTTP
7 35 (4.72%) SMS
8 34 (4.59%) Network Security
9 30 (4.05%) GSM
10 29 (3.91%) UMTS
11 26 (3.51%) INAP
12 24 (3.24%) WAN
12 24 (3.24%) LDAP
13 22 (2.97%) Wireshark
14 20 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
14 20 (2.70%) NAS
15 19 (2.56%) Wireless
16 18 (2.43%) MPLS
16 18 (2.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 78 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 70 (9.45%) MySQL
4 61 (8.23%) RDBMS
5 48 (6.48%) DB2
6 30 (4.05%) Oracle Database
7 22 (2.97%) InterSystems Cache
8 16 (2.16%) Big Data
8 16 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (1.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 8 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (1.08%) SAP BW
13 6 (0.81%) Data Mart
13 6 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.67%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.54%) DB2 UDB
15 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 18 (2.43%) Git (software)
2 14 (1.89%) Subversion
3 13 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (1.75%) Selenium
4 11 (1.48%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.48%) Ant
5 10 (1.35%) TestNG
6 9 (1.21%) JUnit
7 8 (1.08%) CruiseControl
8 7 (0.94%) LoadRunner
9 6 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (0.81%) Gradle
10 5 (0.67%) SoapUI
10 5 (0.67%) SilkPerformer
10 5 (0.67%) JMeter
11 4 (0.54%) Maven
11 4 (0.54%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.54%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.54%) JIRA
11 4 (0.54%) Hudson
General
1 135 (18.22%) Telecoms
2 106 (14.30%) Finance
3 60 (8.10%) French Language
4 59 (7.96%) German Language
5 42 (5.67%) Marketing
6 33 (4.45%) Banking
7 25 (3.37%) Back Office
8 19 (2.56%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.89%) Billing
9 14 (1.89%) Spanish Language
10 12 (1.62%) Electronics
11 11 (1.48%) Russian Language
12 8 (1.08%) Retail
12 8 (1.08%) Legal
13 5 (0.67%) Front Office
14 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.13%) Publishing
15 1 (0.13%) Games
15 1 (0.13%) Military
15 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 150 (20.24%) Support Engineer
2 104 (14.04%) Developer
3 100 (13.50%) Technical Engineer
4 95 (12.82%) Technical Support
5 87 (11.74%) Technical Support Engineer
6 62 (8.37%) Consultant
7 55 (7.42%) Analyst
8 50 (6.75%) Administrator
9 44 (5.94%) Applications Support
10 35 (4.72%) Linux Administrator
11 34 (4.59%) Java Developer
12 33 (4.45%) Systems Administrator
13 31 (4.18%) Software Engineer
14 30 (4.05%) Graduate
15 29 (3.91%) Systems Engineer
16 28 (3.78%) Technical Consultant
17 27 (3.64%) Test Engineer
18 25 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 25 (3.37%) Security Engineer
19 23 (3.10%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (13.63%) HTML
2 79 (10.66%) XML
3 65 (8.77%) CSS
4 63 (8.50%) J2EE
5 42 (5.67%) .NET
6 34 (4.59%) SOAP
7 25 (3.37%) Web Services
8 23 (3.10%) JSTL
9 17 (2.29%) Spring
10 16 (2.16%) jQuery
11 15 (2.02%) JSP
12 14 (1.89%) Hibernate
13 13 (1.75%) Rendezvous
14 10 (1.35%) Middleware
14 10 (1.35%) Software Packaging
14 10 (1.35%) JSON
14 10 (1.35%) Regular Expression
15 9 (1.21%) Ajax
16 8 (1.08%) LAMP
17 7 (0.94%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 91 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 41 (5.53%) Data Integration
3 37 (4.99%) Clustering
4 34 (4.59%) Management Information System
5 22 (2.97%) Firmware
6 17 (2.29%) Mainframe
6 17 (2.29%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.89%) IVR
7 14 (1.89%) Open Source
8 12 (1.62%) Derivative
8 12 (1.62%) DTV
9 10 (1.35%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.35%) iPhone
10 9 (1.21%) Smartphone
11 7 (0.94%) Replication
12 6 (0.81%) PKI
12 6 (0.81%) CMDB
13 5 (0.67%) Social Media
14 4 (0.54%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 480 (64.78%) Linux
2 278 (37.52%) Windows
3 123 (16.60%) Solaris
4 60 (8.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (6.34%) AIX
6 37 (4.99%) HPUX
7 26 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (2.29%) Windows 2000
9 10 (1.35%) Debian
9 10 (1.35%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.35%) CentOS
10 9 (1.21%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.21%) Windows XP
11 8 (1.08%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.94%) SUSE
13 6 (0.81%) Windows NT
13 6 (0.81%) Windows Vista
13 6 (0.81%) IRIX
14 5 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (11.34%) ITIL
2 67 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
3 64 (8.64%) Software Engineering
4 45 (6.07%) Service Delivery
4 45 (6.07%) Performance Analysis
5 43 (5.80%) Change Management
6 39 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (4.72%) Migration
8 34 (4.59%) Service Management
9 27 (3.64%) Validation
9 27 (3.64%) Infrastructure Management
10 24 (3.24%) Product Marketing
10 24 (3.24%) Software Testing
11 21 (2.83%) Matrix Management
11 21 (2.83%) ETL
11 21 (2.83%) Data Migration
12 20 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (2.70%) SOA
13 19 (2.56%) Network Design
14 18 (2.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 207 (27.94%) SQL
2 204 (27.53%) Java
3 106 (14.30%) Perl
4 102 (13.77%) JavaScript
5 86 (11.61%) Shell Script
6 64 (8.64%) Python
7 61 (8.23%) C++
8 49 (6.61%) C#
9 48 (6.48%) Bash Shell
10 47 (6.34%) C
11 24 (3.24%) PHP
12 22 (2.97%) MUMPS
13 19 (2.56%) PL/SQL
14 17 (2.29%) VB
15 15 (2.02%) Ruby
16 12 (1.62%) Korn
17 11 (1.48%) PowerShell
18 10 (1.35%) Objective-C
19 8 (1.08%) PHP5
20 5 (0.67%) AWK
Qualifications
1 138 (18.62%) Degree
2 58 (7.83%) Security Cleared
3 40 (5.40%) SC Cleared
4 38 (5.13%) Oracle Certification
5 35 (4.72%) CISSP
6 34 (4.59%) ISEB
7 29 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (3.78%) OCA
9 27 (3.64%) HNC
9 27 (3.64%) HND
10 25 (3.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 21 (2.83%) CCNA
12 19 (2.56%) JNCIA
13 14 (1.89%) ISTQB
13 14 (1.89%) CEH
13 14 (1.89%) RHCE
13 14 (1.89%) DV Cleared
14 13 (1.75%) CCSA
14 13 (1.75%) CCSE
14 13 (1.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.15%) SLA
2 42 (5.67%) QA
3 22 (2.97%) HL7
4 14 (1.89%) PCI DSS
5 11 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.40%) COBIT
8 2 (0.27%) DO-178B
System Software
1 54 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (4.05%) Active Directory
3 28 (3.78%) NDS
4 24 (3.24%) Hyper-V
5 21 (2.83%) NFS
6 17 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (2.16%) VMware ESX
8 13 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (1.21%) KVM
9 9 (1.21%) Xen
10 8 (1.08%) XenApp
10 8 (1.08%) XenDesktop
10 8 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (0.94%) XenServer
12 6 (0.81%) vSphere
12 6 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.54%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 4 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.40%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 16 (2.16%) Data Guard
2 14 (1.89%) NetBackup
3 12 (1.62%) SCCM
3 12 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (1.62%) Puppet
4 11 (1.48%) Cisco IPCC
5 10 (1.35%) Nagios
6 7 (0.94%) ARCserve
6 7 (0.94%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (0.81%) Netcool
7 6 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (0.54%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.40%) Nessus
9 3 (0.40%) Opsview
10 1 (0.13%) Cacti
10 1 (0.13%) nmon
10 1 (0.13%) CORE IMPACT
10 1 (0.13%) YUM
Vendors
1 241 (32.52%) Oracle
2 116 (15.65%) Microsoft
3 99 (13.36%) VMware
4 82 (11.07%) Red Hat
5 71 (9.58%) Cisco
6 53 (7.15%) Sun
7 49 (6.61%) HP
7 49 (6.61%) TIBCO
7 49 (6.61%) Juniper
8 48 (6.48%) F5
9 37 (4.99%) Citrix
10 31 (4.18%) IBM
10 31 (4.18%) Sybase
11 28 (3.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 26 (3.51%) CheckPoint
12 26 (3.51%) Blue Coat
13 24 (3.24%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 23 (3.10%) JBoss
15 21 (2.83%) SAP
16 15 (2.02%) EMC
Wokingham
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum £35k & Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per day + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + 25% shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £34,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + on-call allowance, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Morgan Cassidy UK Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-60,000 + £10k Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
ADP Dealer Services
Salary: Compettive salary with excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago