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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 30 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 351 402 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.27% 6.85% 11.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.25% 25.20% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 277 277 463
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,175
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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
1390 1595 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.85% 27.19% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1263 1345
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,956 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -13 169 £48,250 +13.52% 21
Slough +33 43 £42,250 +1.80% 4
Bracknell -5 38 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Maidenhead +12 31 £55,000 +69.23%
Newbury +17 27 £35,000 - 5
Hungerford -16 3 £35,000 -28.20%
Wokingham - 2 £38,000 -
Windsor - 1 £60,000 -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 450 (55.69%) Linux
2 285 (35.27%) Windows
3 234 (28.96%) Oracle
4 228 (28.22%) SQL
5 155 (19.18%) Java
6 151 (18.69%) Telecoms
7 142 (17.57%) Degree
8 137 (16.96%) Firewall
9 135 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
10 120 (14.85%) Finance
11 111 (13.74%) Solaris
12 109 (13.49%) TCP/IP
13 96 (11.88%) VMware
14 94 (11.63%) Cisco
15 93 (11.51%) Perl
16 89 (11.01%) SQL Server
17 86 (10.64%) Python
17 86 (10.64%) HP
18 75 (9.28%) Shell Script
19 73 (9.03%) Sybase
19 73 (9.03%) XML
20 72 (8.91%) HTML
21 71 (8.79%) MySQL
21 71 (8.79%) ITIL
22 70 (8.66%) Red Hat
23 68 (8.42%) SAN
24 67 (8.29%) Microsoft
24 67 (8.29%) Oracle Database
25 66 (8.17%) Service Delivery
26 63 (7.80%) AIX

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 62 (7.67%) Tomcat
2 50 (6.19%) JBoss
3 39 (4.83%) WebLogic
4 34 (4.21%) WebSphere
5 32 (3.96%) Apache
6 27 (3.34%) SharePoint
7 20 (2.48%) Lotus Domino
8 11 (1.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 11 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (1.24%) WebLogic Portal
9 10 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (0.99%) Joomla!
10 8 (0.99%) Confluence
11 7 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (0.74%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.62%) IIS
13 5 (0.62%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.50%) Liferay
15 2 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 37 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.98%) MS Office
3 14 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.12%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.97%) SaaS
2 16 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
3 8 (0.99%) Amazon Glacier
3 8 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (0.99%) Amazon S3
4 5 (0.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 137 (16.96%) Firewall
2 109 (13.49%) TCP/IP
3 68 (8.42%) SAN
4 47 (5.82%) GSM
5 40 (4.95%) SS7
6 35 (4.33%) Internet
7 34 (4.21%) UMTS
8 33 (4.08%) DNS
9 31 (3.84%) VPN
10 30 (3.71%) GPRS
11 29 (3.59%) Wireless
12 27 (3.34%) NAS
13 25 (3.09%) DWDM
13 25 (3.09%) SDH
13 25 (3.09%) HTTP
14 23 (2.85%) Broadband
15 22 (2.72%) ATM
15 22 (2.72%) WAN
15 22 (2.72%) Ethernet
16 20 (2.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 71 (8.79%) MySQL
3 67 (8.29%) Oracle Database
4 60 (7.43%) Relational Database
5 57 (7.05%) DB2
6 35 (4.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 33 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
8 23 (2.85%) RDBMS
9 22 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (1.86%) Big Data
11 13 (1.61%) NoSQL
12 11 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (1.24%) Oracle Exadata
13 10 (1.24%) Oracle OLAP
13 10 (1.24%) OLTP
13 10 (1.24%) OLAP
14 9 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (0.99%) Oracle Discoverer
15 8 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (7.55%) Subversion
2 49 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 41 (5.07%) Maven
4 26 (3.22%) Oracle Forms
5 19 (2.35%) Hudson
5 19 (2.35%) Jenkins
6 12 (1.49%) JIRA
7 10 (1.24%) ClearQuest
7 10 (1.24%) ClearCase
7 10 (1.24%) JUnit
8 6 (0.74%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.74%) Ant
8 6 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (0.74%) Selenium
9 5 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (0.62%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.50%) Rational Rose
10 4 (0.50%) RequisitePro
10 4 (0.50%) GNU Toolchain
10 4 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 151 (18.69%) Telecoms
2 120 (14.85%) Finance
3 56 (6.93%) Marketing
4 46 (5.69%) Banking
5 36 (4.46%) French Language
6 30 (3.71%) German Language
7 27 (3.34%) Spanish Language
8 23 (2.85%) Retail
9 9 (1.11%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.11%) Billing
10 8 (0.99%) Legal
11 7 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.87%) Automotive
11 7 (0.87%) Back Office
12 6 (0.74%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.62%) Advertising
13 5 (0.62%) Games
14 2 (0.25%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.25%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 119 (14.73%) Support Engineer
2 110 (13.61%) Developer
3 93 (11.51%) Technical Support
4 86 (10.64%) Technical Engineer
5 79 (9.78%) Technical Support Engineer
6 66 (8.17%) Consultant
7 56 (6.93%) Java Developer
8 51 (6.31%) Analyst
9 48 (5.94%) Administrator
10 47 (5.82%) Software Engineer
11 44 (5.45%) Test Engineer
12 39 (4.83%) Applications Support
13 34 (4.21%) Architect
13 34 (4.21%) Network Engineer
14 33 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
15 31 (3.84%) Senior Developer
16 27 (3.34%) Security Engineer
17 25 (3.09%) UNIX Administrator
18 24 (2.97%) Systems Engineer
18 24 (2.97%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (9.03%) XML
2 72 (8.91%) HTML
3 48 (5.94%) J2EE
4 37 (4.58%) Web Services
5 33 (4.08%) .NET
5 33 (4.08%) JSP
6 32 (3.96%) Spring
7 30 (3.71%) CSS
8 28 (3.47%) Ajax
9 26 (3.22%) SOAP
10 25 (3.09%) Struts
11 22 (2.72%) Hibernate
12 20 (2.48%) Swing
12 20 (2.48%) SWT
13 18 (2.23%) XSD
14 15 (1.86%) jQuery
15 14 (1.73%) Servlets
16 13 (1.61%) J2SE
16 13 (1.61%) JPA
17 12 (1.49%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 55 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 31 (3.84%) Management Information System
4 23 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (2.72%) Clustering
6 20 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.10%) Client/Server
8 15 (1.86%) Replication
8 15 (1.86%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.61%) CMDB
10 12 (1.49%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (1.24%) Mainframe
13 8 (0.99%) iPad
14 7 (0.87%) RMADS
14 7 (0.87%) GIS
14 7 (0.87%) CESG
14 7 (0.87%) CESG CLAS
14 7 (0.87%) Private Cloud
15 6 (0.74%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 450 (55.69%) Linux
2 285 (35.27%) Windows
3 111 (13.74%) Solaris
4 63 (7.80%) AIX
5 48 (5.94%) HPUX
6 45 (5.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (3.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (3.47%) SUSE
10 24 (2.97%) Debian
11 23 (2.85%) Windows 2000
12 21 (2.60%) Mac OS X
13 10 (1.24%) Windows NT
13 10 (1.24%) Android
14 9 (1.11%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.87%) VMS
15 7 (0.87%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.74%) IRIX
17 4 (0.50%) CentOS
18 3 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (8.79%) ITIL
3 66 (8.17%) Service Delivery
4 60 (7.43%) Software Engineering
5 54 (6.68%) Scrum
6 46 (5.69%) Change Management
6 46 (5.69%) Project Management
6 46 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (5.57%) DevOps
8 37 (4.58%) Service Management
9 36 (4.46%) Validation
10 33 (4.08%) Test Automation
11 32 (3.96%) Load Balancing
11 32 (3.96%) SOA
11 32 (3.96%) Mentoring
12 31 (3.84%) CRM
13 29 (3.59%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (3.59%) Waterfall
14 28 (3.47%) Product Marketing
15 27 (3.34%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 228 (28.22%) SQL
2 155 (19.18%) Java
3 93 (11.51%) Perl
4 86 (10.64%) Python
5 75 (9.28%) Shell Script
6 59 (7.30%) JavaScript
7 53 (6.56%) C++
8 47 (5.82%) PL/SQL
9 43 (5.32%) C
10 30 (3.71%) Ruby
11 26 (3.22%) PowerShell
12 25 (3.09%) Bash Shell
13 21 (2.60%) T-SQL
14 16 (1.98%) C#
15 15 (1.86%) Embedded C
16 14 (1.73%) Jython
17 13 (1.61%) PHP
18 11 (1.36%) Embedded C++
19 8 (0.99%) Delphi
19 8 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 142 (17.57%) Degree
2 53 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 51 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (5.07%) SC Cleared
5 39 (4.83%) CISSP
6 34 (4.21%) CCNP
7 32 (3.96%) CCNA
8 25 (3.09%) ISEB
8 25 (3.09%) CEH
9 24 (2.97%) HNC
9 24 (2.97%) HND
10 14 (1.73%) MCSE
10 14 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (1.73%) CISA
10 14 (1.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (1.49%) SCSA
12 11 (1.36%) Sun Certification
12 11 (1.36%) CCIE
12 11 (1.36%) MCITP
12 11 (1.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.94%) QA
2 46 (5.69%) SLA
3 17 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.49%) PCI DSS
5 11 (1.36%) GPG13
6 3 (0.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 47 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (4.58%) Active Directory
3 23 (2.85%) NDS
4 21 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
5 16 (1.98%) vSphere
6 10 (1.24%) Firmware
7 7 (0.87%) VMware ESX
7 7 (0.87%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 6 (0.74%) KVM
9 5 (0.62%) NFS
10 3 (0.37%) Xen
11 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.25%) XenApp
11 2 (0.25%) XenServer
11 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.25%) Docker
12 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.12%) Snort
12 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 34 (4.21%) Puppet
2 30 (3.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 20 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.73%) Nagios
5 12 (1.49%) HP Data Protector
6 11 (1.36%) OpenAM
7 9 (1.11%) NetBackup
8 7 (0.87%) Ansible
9 5 (0.62%) logstash
9 5 (0.62%) ARCserve
9 5 (0.62%) Legato
10 4 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.50%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 4 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.37%) HP UCMDB
11 3 (0.37%) Salt
11 3 (0.37%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.37%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 234 (28.96%) Oracle
2 96 (11.88%) VMware
3 94 (11.63%) Cisco
4 86 (10.64%) HP
5 73 (9.03%) Sybase
6 70 (8.66%) Red Hat
7 67 (8.29%) Microsoft
8 52 (6.44%) IBM
9 49 (6.06%) Juniper
10 39 (4.83%) CheckPoint
11 38 (4.70%) EMC
11 38 (4.70%) Sun
12 35 (4.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 32 (3.96%) F5
14 29 (3.59%) Huawei
15 26 (3.22%) Citrix
15 26 (3.22%) Veritas
16 24 (2.97%) Blue Coat
17 23 (2.85%) TIBCO
18 20 (2.48%) Remedy
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott and May
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £50,000 + Bonus, Pension, Health Care & Life Insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SCC
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago