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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 30 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 404 615 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.86% 11.61% 11.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.27% 35.37% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 282 457 588
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,050 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £59,625
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
1599 1739 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.15% 32.82% 30.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1324 1645
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -14 203 £42,250 +5.62% 13
Bracknell -2 52 £45,000 +47.54% 9
Slough -29 20 £40,500 -10.98% 6
Newbury -1 19 £35,000 -1.40% 4
Maidenhead -28 12 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Hungerford +7 2 £48,750 +45.52%
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 597 (73.25%) Linux
2 341 (41.84%) Windows
3 291 (35.71%) Oracle
4 251 (30.80%) SQL
5 198 (24.29%) Java
6 175 (21.47%) Solaris
7 167 (20.49%) Telecoms
8 166 (20.37%) Degree
9 148 (18.16%) Microsoft
10 129 (15.83%) SQL Server
11 126 (15.46%) SAN
12 122 (14.97%) Shell Script
12 122 (14.97%) TCP/IP
13 121 (14.85%) C++
14 111 (13.62%) VMware
15 109 (13.37%) Firewall
15 109 (13.37%) Red Hat
15 109 (13.37%) Sun
16 107 (13.13%) Perl
17 102 (12.52%) Security Cleared
18 98 (12.02%) Software Engineering
19 95 (11.66%) HTML
20 94 (11.53%) Computer Science
21 91 (11.17%) SC Cleared
22 88 (10.80%) JavaScript
23 87 (10.67%) Finance
24 85 (10.43%) XML
24 85 (10.43%) HP
25 83 (10.18%) Python
25 83 (10.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 56 (6.87%) Apache
2 47 (5.77%) Lotus Domino
3 45 (5.52%) SharePoint
4 43 (5.28%) Tomcat
5 39 (4.79%) WebLogic
6 25 (3.07%) WebSphere
7 24 (2.94%) IIS
8 12 (1.47%) MS Exchange
9 10 (1.23%) IBM Notes
10 9 (1.10%) CMS
10 9 (1.10%) Drupal
10 9 (1.10%) Alfresco
10 9 (1.10%) WordPress
10 9 (1.10%) nginx
11 7 (0.86%) PowerExchange
12 6 (0.74%) WebLogic Portal
12 6 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (0.74%) Apache Pig
13 5 (0.61%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 45 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.07%) MS Office
3 5 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (3.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle BRM
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.63%) SaaS
2 4 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.49%) GitHub
3 3 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.25%) PaaS
4 2 (0.25%) Office 365
5 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (15.46%) SAN
2 122 (14.97%) TCP/IP
3 109 (13.37%) Firewall
4 58 (7.12%) NAS
5 55 (6.75%) Internet
6 49 (6.01%) HTTP
7 41 (5.03%) DNS
8 32 (3.93%) MPLS
9 31 (3.80%) VPN
10 28 (3.44%) ATM
11 25 (3.07%) VoIP
11 25 (3.07%) 4G
12 24 (2.94%) SNMP
13 22 (2.70%) Ethernet
13 22 (2.70%) Network Security
14 19 (2.33%) WAN
14 19 (2.33%) BGP
15 18 (2.21%) OSPF
16 17 (2.09%) PPP
16 17 (2.09%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 73 (8.96%) MySQL
3 62 (7.61%) Relational Database
4 53 (6.50%) Oracle Database
5 52 (6.38%) RDBMS
6 39 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 30 (3.68%) DB2
9 28 (3.44%) InterSystems Cache
10 27 (3.31%) Essbase
10 27 (3.31%) Oracle BI EE
10 27 (3.31%) Oracle Exadata
10 27 (3.31%) Oracle Database 10g
10 27 (3.31%) Oracle Discoverer
11 18 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (1.96%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (0.98%) Big Data
14 8 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (3.68%) Ant
2 20 (2.45%) Subversion
2 20 (2.45%) Git (software)
3 15 (1.84%) Selenium
4 13 (1.60%) JUnit
5 10 (1.23%) TestNG
6 9 (1.10%) GNU Toolchain
6 9 (1.10%) WebObjects
7 8 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (0.86%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.74%) BitKeeper
10 5 (0.61%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.49%) Apache Ivy
11 4 (0.49%) Hudson
11 4 (0.49%) Gradle
11 4 (0.49%) JIRA
11 4 (0.49%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.49%) JMeter
12 3 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (0.37%) IntelliJ
General
1 167 (20.49%) Telecoms
2 87 (10.67%) Finance
3 75 (9.20%) French Language
4 63 (7.73%) German Language
5 43 (5.28%) Retail
6 27 (3.31%) Marketing
7 26 (3.19%) Back Office
8 15 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.84%) Russian Language
9 11 (1.35%) Italian Language
10 9 (1.10%) Banking
10 9 (1.10%) Spanish Language
10 9 (1.10%) Legal
11 8 (0.98%) Automotive
12 7 (0.86%) Electronics
12 7 (0.86%) Front Office
13 6 (0.74%) Billing
14 5 (0.61%) Games
15 4 (0.49%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 174 (21.35%) Support Engineer
2 144 (17.67%) Technical Support
3 123 (15.09%) Technical Engineer
4 121 (14.85%) Technical Support Engineer
5 114 (13.99%) Developer
6 74 (9.08%) Administrator
7 62 (7.61%) Consultant
8 48 (5.89%) Software Engineer
9 42 (5.15%) Security Engineer
10 41 (5.03%) Applications Support
11 37 (4.54%) Analyst
11 37 (4.54%) Software Developer
12 30 (3.68%) Systems Administrator
13 28 (3.44%) DBA
13 28 (3.44%) Oracle DBA
14 26 (3.19%) Senior Developer
14 26 (3.19%) Graduate
15 25 (3.07%) Junior
15 25 (3.07%) Technical Consultant
16 24 (2.94%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (11.66%) HTML
2 85 (10.43%) XML
3 56 (6.87%) .NET
4 49 (6.01%) J2EE
5 45 (5.52%) CSS
6 37 (4.54%) Web Services
7 27 (3.31%) SOAP
8 26 (3.19%) Regular Expression
9 19 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
10 17 (2.09%) Middleware
11 16 (1.96%) HTML5
12 15 (1.84%) jQuery
12 15 (1.84%) Hibernate
12 15 (1.84%) XHTML
12 15 (1.84%) Servlets
13 14 (1.72%) JSP
14 12 (1.47%) Spring
15 11 (1.35%) JSON
16 10 (1.23%) CSS3
16 10 (1.23%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 94 (11.53%) Computer Science
2 80 (9.82%) Clustering
3 45 (5.52%) Replication
4 44 (5.40%) Management Information System
5 27 (3.31%) Oracle Exalytics
5 27 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (2.82%) Open Source
7 16 (1.96%) Mathematics
8 14 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
9 13 (1.60%) DataPower
9 13 (1.60%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.60%) Derivative
10 12 (1.47%) Data Integration
10 12 (1.47%) iPhone
10 12 (1.47%) Firmware
11 11 (1.35%) iPad
12 9 (1.10%) PKI
13 7 (0.86%) DTV
14 5 (0.61%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.61%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 597 (73.25%) Linux
2 341 (41.84%) Windows
3 175 (21.47%) Solaris
4 83 (10.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 79 (9.69%) AIX
6 56 (6.87%) HPUX
7 30 (3.68%) SUSE
8 28 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (2.45%) CentOS
10 19 (2.33%) Mac OS X
11 18 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (2.21%) Oracle Linux
12 17 (2.09%) Debian
13 16 (1.96%) Android
14 14 (1.72%) Apple iOS
15 13 (1.60%) Ubuntu
16 11 (1.35%) Windows 2000
16 11 (1.35%) Windows 7
17 9 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
18 8 (0.98%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (12.02%) Software Engineering
2 75 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (5.64%) Performance Tuning
4 44 (5.40%) Disaster Recovery
5 41 (5.03%) ITIL
6 40 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (4.42%) Migration
8 34 (4.17%) OO
9 33 (4.05%) Infrastructure Management
10 32 (3.93%) Performance Analysis
10 32 (3.93%) Validation
11 31 (3.80%) SIEM
12 30 (3.68%) Data Protection
13 29 (3.56%) Test Automation
13 29 (3.56%) Project Management
14 28 (3.44%) Software Architecture
15 25 (3.07%) SOA
16 22 (2.70%) Service Management
16 22 (2.70%) Configuration Management
17 21 (2.58%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 251 (30.80%) SQL
2 198 (24.29%) Java
3 122 (14.97%) Shell Script
4 121 (14.85%) C++
5 107 (13.13%) Perl
6 88 (10.80%) JavaScript
7 83 (10.18%) Python
8 63 (7.73%) C#
9 59 (7.24%) PHP
10 53 (6.50%) C
10 53 (6.50%) Bash Shell
11 39 (4.79%) PL/SQL
12 28 (3.44%) MUMPS
13 26 (3.19%) VB
13 26 (3.19%) Ruby
14 23 (2.82%) Korn
15 11 (1.35%) C-shell
16 10 (1.23%) Objective-C
16 10 (1.23%) AWK
16 10 (1.23%) sed
Qualifications
1 166 (20.37%) Degree
2 102 (12.52%) Security Cleared
3 91 (11.17%) SC Cleared
4 44 (5.40%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (4.91%) CCNA
6 38 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (4.42%) MCSE
7 36 (4.42%) CISSP
7 36 (4.42%) DV Cleared
8 33 (4.05%) OCA
8 33 (4.05%) Oracle Certification
9 26 (3.19%) MCITP
10 25 (3.07%) CCNP
11 20 (2.45%) CISA
11 20 (2.45%) SCSA
12 18 (2.21%) ISEB
12 18 (2.21%) RHCE
13 15 (1.84%) MCP
14 14 (1.72%) JNCIA
15 13 (1.60%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (6.99%) QA
2 37 (4.54%) SLA
3 26 (3.19%) HL7
4 16 (1.96%) PCI DSS
5 15 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (1.72%) GPG13
7 1 (0.12%) BS25999
System Software
1 52 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (5.89%) Oracle RMAN
3 31 (3.80%) Active Directory
4 28 (3.44%) Oracle RAC
5 23 (2.82%) NFS
6 20 (2.45%) Hyper-V
7 19 (2.33%) vSphere
8 16 (1.96%) VMware ESX
9 14 (1.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 14 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (1.47%) Xen
11 8 (0.98%) NDS
12 6 (0.74%) Sendmail
13 5 (0.61%) XenApp
13 5 (0.61%) KVM
14 4 (0.49%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.49%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.37%) XenServer
15 3 (0.37%) PowerHA
15 3 (0.37%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 23 (2.82%) EMC NetWorker
2 20 (2.45%) NetBackup
3 19 (2.33%) Puppet
4 16 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (1.84%) Nagios
6 14 (1.72%) Data Guard
7 12 (1.47%) Legato
7 12 (1.47%) Backup Exec
8 10 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 9 (1.10%) Plesk
10 8 (0.98%) ARCserve
11 6 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 4 (0.49%) SCCM
12 4 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.37%) YUM
13 3 (0.37%) Tivoli
14 2 (0.25%) SCOM
14 2 (0.25%) Nessus
14 2 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 291 (35.71%) Oracle
2 148 (18.16%) Microsoft
3 111 (13.62%) VMware
4 109 (13.37%) Red Hat
4 109 (13.37%) Sun
5 85 (10.43%) HP
6 64 (7.85%) Cisco
7 55 (6.75%) EMC
8 48 (5.89%) Veritas
9 34 (4.17%) Hitachi
9 34 (4.17%) IBM
10 32 (3.93%) Juniper
11 30 (3.68%) Fujitsu
12 28 (3.44%) JBoss
13 27 (3.31%) Hyperion
14 26 (3.19%) F5
15 24 (2.94%) Citrix
16 20 (2.45%) Huawei
16 20 (2.45%) Ab Initio
17 19 (2.33%) Sybase
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, Gym
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £18000 to £26000 per annum - Bonus, Shares, Health/Dental
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 45000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Experis IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Experis IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
O2
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Full Corp Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car allowance & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £60k- £70k base with £80/£100k OTE + Stock Options
Posted: 4 days ago