The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 31 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 355 441 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.39% 8.04% 10.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.32% 28.82% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 260 373 488
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1665 1530 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.95% 27.89% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 1282 1477
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
South East

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -11 138 £40,750 -9.44% 14
Bracknell +6 41 £45,000 +47.54% 2
Newbury +22 37 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Slough -5 33 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Maidenhead -32 18 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Windsor 0 9 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Wokingham -1 1 £37,500 -12.79% 1
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 519 (68.20%) Linux
2 284 (37.32%) Windows
3 264 (34.69%) Oracle
4 217 (28.52%) Java
5 216 (28.38%) SQL
6 158 (20.76%) Degree
7 151 (19.84%) Telecoms
8 143 (18.79%) Solaris
9 128 (16.82%) Microsoft
10 117 (15.37%) SQL Server
11 107 (14.06%) TCP/IP
12 104 (13.67%) HTML
12 104 (13.67%) Perl
13 97 (12.75%) VMware
13 97 (12.75%) Computer Science
14 94 (12.35%) Red Hat
15 93 (12.22%) Finance
16 90 (11.83%) Firewall
17 88 (11.56%) JavaScript
18 87 (11.43%) Shell Script
19 83 (10.91%) C++
19 83 (10.91%) Relational Database
20 79 (10.38%) MySQL
21 77 (10.12%) XML
22 73 (9.59%) Sun
22 73 (9.59%) Software Engineering
23 72 (9.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 70 (9.20%) SAN
25 68 (8.94%) ITIL
25 68 (8.94%) RDBMS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 52 (6.83%) Apache
2 34 (4.47%) Tomcat
3 24 (3.15%) SharePoint
4 23 (3.02%) Lotus Domino
5 22 (2.89%) WebSphere
5 22 (2.89%) IIS
6 16 (2.10%) WebLogic
7 9 (1.18%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 9 (1.18%) MS Exchange
8 7 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (0.92%) NetWeaver
8 7 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.79%) IBM Notes
9 6 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.53%) SAP Web AS
11 3 (0.39%) SAS
11 3 (0.39%) JCAPS
12 2 (0.26%) AquaLogic Service Bus
12 2 (0.26%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.26%) GlassFish
Applications
1 28 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.10%) MS Office
3 5 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.53%) SAP GRC
3 4 (0.53%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.53%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.86%) SaaS
2 10 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.53%) Office 365
4 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.53%) Google App Engine
4 4 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.39%) PaaS
5 3 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (14.06%) TCP/IP
2 90 (11.83%) Firewall
3 70 (9.20%) SAN
4 58 (7.62%) Internet
5 48 (6.31%) DNS
6 42 (5.52%) SS7
7 36 (4.73%) HTTP
8 29 (3.81%) SMS
9 27 (3.55%) NAS
9 27 (3.55%) GSM
10 22 (2.89%) 4G
10 22 (2.89%) Network Security
10 22 (2.89%) MPLS
10 22 (2.89%) UMTS
11 21 (2.76%) SNMP
12 20 (2.63%) INAP
13 19 (2.50%) BGP
13 19 (2.50%) Ethernet
13 19 (2.50%) LDAP
14 18 (2.37%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (15.37%) SQL Server
2 83 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 79 (10.38%) MySQL
4 68 (8.94%) RDBMS
5 49 (6.44%) DB2
6 30 (3.94%) Oracle Database
7 28 (3.68%) InterSystems Cache
8 22 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (2.10%) Big Data
10 12 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (1.31%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (0.92%) Data Mart
15 7 (0.92%) SAP BW
15 7 (0.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 4 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
16 4 (0.53%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 18 (2.37%) Ant
2 17 (2.23%) Git (software)
3 15 (1.97%) Subversion
4 12 (1.58%) Selenium
5 11 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (1.18%) JUnit
6 9 (1.18%) TestNG
7 7 (0.92%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.66%) WebObjects
8 5 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (0.66%) JIRA
8 5 (0.66%) Gradle
9 4 (0.53%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.53%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.53%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.53%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.53%) JMeter
9 4 (0.53%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.39%) Maven
10 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 151 (19.84%) Telecoms
2 93 (12.22%) Finance
3 65 (8.54%) German Language
4 62 (8.15%) French Language
5 33 (4.34%) Marketing
6 29 (3.81%) Back Office
7 23 (3.02%) Banking
8 15 (1.97%) Billing
8 15 (1.97%) Russian Language
9 14 (1.84%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.45%) Spanish Language
11 9 (1.18%) Electronics
12 8 (1.05%) Retail
13 6 (0.79%) Legal
14 5 (0.66%) Front Office
15 4 (0.53%) Automotive
16 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.13%) Military
17 1 (0.13%) Law
17 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 164 (21.55%) Support Engineer
2 116 (15.24%) Developer
3 111 (14.59%) Technical Engineer
4 110 (14.45%) Technical Support
5 102 (13.40%) Technical Support Engineer
6 64 (8.41%) Consultant
7 47 (6.18%) Administrator
8 45 (5.91%) Applications Support
9 42 (5.52%) Analyst
10 36 (4.73%) Software Engineer
11 34 (4.47%) Java Developer
11 34 (4.47%) Software Developer
11 34 (4.47%) Systems Administrator
12 33 (4.34%) Technical Consultant
12 33 (4.34%) Linux Administrator
13 31 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 31 (4.07%) Graduate
14 27 (3.55%) Systems Engineer
15 26 (3.42%) Security Engineer
15 26 (3.42%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (13.67%) HTML
2 77 (10.12%) XML
3 66 (8.67%) J2EE
4 61 (8.02%) CSS
5 48 (6.31%) .NET
6 35 (4.60%) SOAP
7 27 (3.55%) Web Services
8 20 (2.63%) JSTL
9 19 (2.50%) jQuery
10 15 (1.97%) Hibernate
10 15 (1.97%) Spring
11 12 (1.58%) JSP
12 11 (1.45%) Middleware
13 10 (1.31%) JSON
13 10 (1.31%) Rendezvous
13 10 (1.31%) LAMP
14 9 (1.18%) WebSphere MQ
14 9 (1.18%) Regular Expression
15 8 (1.05%) HTML5
15 8 (1.05%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 97 (12.75%) Computer Science
2 47 (6.18%) Clustering
3 41 (5.39%) Management Information System
4 39 (5.12%) Data Integration
5 20 (2.63%) Firmware
6 17 (2.23%) Replication
6 17 (2.23%) Open Source
7 16 (2.10%) Derivative
8 15 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (1.97%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.58%) iPhone
10 11 (1.45%) IVR
10 11 (1.45%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.18%) DTV
11 9 (1.18%) Smartphone
12 8 (1.05%) DataPower
12 8 (1.05%) PKI
13 6 (0.79%) CMDB
14 5 (0.66%) Cryptography
14 5 (0.66%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 519 (68.20%) Linux
2 284 (37.32%) Windows
3 143 (18.79%) Solaris
4 72 (9.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 57 (7.49%) AIX
6 44 (5.78%) HPUX
7 23 (3.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.84%) Debian
9 13 (1.71%) SUSE
9 13 (1.71%) Windows 2000
10 11 (1.45%) Mac OS X
10 11 (1.45%) CentOS
10 11 (1.45%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.05%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.92%) Windows Vista
13 6 (0.79%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.53%) IRIX
15 3 (0.39%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (9.59%) Software Engineering
2 68 (8.94%) ITIL
3 57 (7.49%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (5.78%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (4.86%) Change Management
6 36 (4.73%) Infrastructure Management
7 35 (4.60%) Service Delivery
8 34 (4.47%) Performance Analysis
9 33 (4.34%) Validation
10 27 (3.55%) Software Testing
11 26 (3.42%) ETL
12 25 (3.29%) Load Balancing
13 24 (3.15%) Service Management
13 24 (3.15%) OO
14 20 (2.63%) Product Marketing
15 19 (2.50%) Matrix Management
15 19 (2.50%) Migration
16 18 (2.37%) Data Analysis
17 16 (2.10%) Configuration Management
17 16 (2.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 217 (28.52%) Java
2 216 (28.38%) SQL
3 104 (13.67%) Perl
4 88 (11.56%) JavaScript
5 87 (11.43%) Shell Script
6 83 (10.91%) C++
7 65 (8.54%) Python
8 55 (7.23%) C#
9 54 (7.10%) C
10 51 (6.70%) Bash Shell
11 31 (4.07%) PHP
12 28 (3.68%) MUMPS
13 19 (2.50%) VB
14 18 (2.37%) PL/SQL
14 18 (2.37%) Ruby
15 12 (1.58%) Objective-C
16 11 (1.45%) Korn
17 7 (0.92%) PHP5
18 5 (0.66%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.66%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 158 (20.76%) Degree
2 58 (7.62%) Security Cleared
3 45 (5.91%) Oracle Certification
4 44 (5.78%) SC Cleared
5 38 (4.99%) OCA
5 38 (4.99%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (3.94%) CCNA
7 26 (3.42%) ISEB
7 26 (3.42%) CISSP
8 24 (3.15%) HNC
8 24 (3.15%) HND
9 23 (3.02%) CCNP
10 20 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 18 (2.37%) RHCE
12 17 (2.23%) SCSA
13 15 (1.97%) JNCIA
14 14 (1.84%) DV Cleared
15 11 (1.45%) Sun Certification
16 10 (1.31%) ISTQB
17 8 (1.05%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.18%) SLA
2 34 (4.47%) QA
3 28 (3.68%) HL7
4 7 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.26%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.13%) BS25999
System Software
1 46 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (3.55%) Active Directory
3 24 (3.15%) NDS
4 23 (3.02%) Hyper-V
5 20 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
6 19 (2.50%) NFS
7 16 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (1.84%) VMware ESX
9 9 (1.18%) Xen
9 9 (1.18%) XenApp
9 9 (1.18%) XenDesktop
9 9 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (0.92%) XenServer
10 7 (0.92%) KVM
11 6 (0.79%) vSphere
11 6 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.39%) Sendmail
14 2 (0.26%) qmail
14 2 (0.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 20 (2.63%) Data Guard
2 18 (2.37%) NetBackup
3 11 (1.45%) Backup Exec
3 11 (1.45%) Nagios
3 11 (1.45%) Puppet
4 10 (1.31%) ARCserve
5 9 (1.18%) Cisco IPCC
5 9 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (1.05%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
7 6 (0.79%) SCCM
8 4 (0.53%) Netcool
9 3 (0.39%) Legato
9 3 (0.39%) Opsview
10 2 (0.26%) Nessus
11 1 (0.13%) Foglight
11 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.13%) CORE IMPACT
11 1 (0.13%) YUM
11 1 (0.13%) nmon
Vendors
1 264 (34.69%) Oracle
2 128 (16.82%) Microsoft
3 97 (12.75%) VMware
4 94 (12.35%) Red Hat
5 73 (9.59%) Sun
6 62 (8.15%) Cisco
7 46 (6.04%) HP
8 41 (5.39%) TIBCO
9 35 (4.60%) Sybase
9 35 (4.60%) Juniper
9 35 (4.60%) F5
10 33 (4.34%) Citrix
11 31 (4.07%) IBM
12 28 (3.68%) JBoss
12 28 (3.68%) Veritas
13 26 (3.42%) EMC
14 24 (3.15%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 20 (2.63%) SAP
15 20 (2.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
16 17 (2.23%) Blue Coat
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Basic and Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 7% on-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 35-42K + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG + Excellent Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 25 days annual leave days +Pvt Insur
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago