The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 29 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unix 273 326 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.70% 5.47% 8.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.91% 21.17% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 160 275 303
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £63,650
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.88%
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
1096 1540 1771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.90% 25.84% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 876 1364 1240
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Unix
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 148 £57,500 +15.00% 15
Bracknell +20 24 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Newbury +23 15 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Slough +25 7 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Hungerford -4 4 £36,250 -
Maidenhead -19 3 £65,000 +18.18%
Wokingham +6 1 £26,000 -35.00%
Windsor - 1 £60,000 -
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 430 (73.63%) Linux
2 248 (42.47%) Windows
3 160 (27.40%) Java
4 143 (24.49%) Oracle
5 127 (21.75%) SQL
6 120 (20.55%) TCP/IP
7 119 (20.38%) Firewall
8 104 (17.81%) Cisco
9 92 (15.75%) Python
10 87 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
11 86 (14.73%) Solaris
12 85 (14.55%) F5
13 84 (14.38%) Perl
14 83 (14.21%) VMware
15 82 (14.04%) ITIL
16 80 (13.70%) CheckPoint
17 74 (12.67%) Windows Server 2008
18 72 (12.33%) Information Security
19 69 (11.82%) JavaScript
20 68 (11.64%) Palo Alto
21 66 (11.30%) Juniper
22 64 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
23 63 (10.79%) Windows Server
23 63 (10.79%) Finance
23 63 (10.79%) Windows Server 2003
24 62 (10.62%) Blue Coat
25 61 (10.45%) Shell Script
25 61 (10.45%) Microsoft
26 60 (10.27%) C++
27 58 (9.93%) Apache

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 58 (9.93%) Apache
2 54 (9.25%) WebLogic
3 44 (7.53%) Tomcat
4 36 (6.16%) IIS
5 35 (5.99%) WebSphere
6 30 (5.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 26 (4.45%) JBoss
8 11 (1.88%) IBM Notes
9 8 (1.37%) MQSeries
9 8 (1.37%) MS Exchange
9 8 (1.37%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.20%) Commerce Server
10 7 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.03%) CICS
11 6 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.51%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 39 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.68%) MS Office
3 3 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle BRM
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.34%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.51%) SaaS
2 37 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (5.99%) IaaS
4 10 (1.71%) PaaS
5 9 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 120 (20.55%) TCP/IP
2 119 (20.38%) Firewall
3 39 (6.68%) HTTP
4 36 (6.16%) SSL
5 32 (5.48%) Intrusion Detection
6 26 (4.45%) DNS
7 23 (3.94%) LAN
7 23 (3.94%) WAN
8 22 (3.77%) Network Security
8 22 (3.77%) VPN
9 21 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (3.42%) SAN
10 20 (3.42%) SMTP
11 18 (3.08%) SS7
12 15 (2.57%) UMTS
13 14 (2.40%) GSM
13 14 (2.40%) SMS
13 14 (2.40%) Value-Added Service
14 12 (2.05%) SSH
15 10 (1.71%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (9.08%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.16%) MySQL
3 33 (5.65%) Oracle Database
4 30 (5.14%) DB2
5 27 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 19 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (3.25%) Oracle Database 12c
7 17 (2.91%) Big Data
8 13 (2.23%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (2.05%) NoSQL
10 11 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.71%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.54%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.20%) MongoDB
14 6 (1.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 4 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
16 2 (0.34%) Apache Hive
16 2 (0.34%) HBase
16 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 27 (4.62%) Jenkins
2 25 (4.28%) Eclipse
3 24 (4.11%) JIRA
4 17 (2.91%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.40%) Cucumber
5 14 (2.40%) Maven
6 13 (2.23%) Subversion
7 10 (1.71%) Ant
8 6 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.03%) JMeter
8 6 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (1.03%) PHPUnit
8 6 (1.03%) Selenium
9 5 (0.86%) Hudson
9 5 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (0.86%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.68%) ProC
10 4 (0.68%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (10.79%) Finance
2 56 (9.59%) Telecoms
3 54 (9.25%) German Language
4 37 (6.34%) French Language
5 18 (3.08%) Marketing
6 12 (2.05%) Retail
7 11 (1.88%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.71%) Banking
9 9 (1.54%) Billing
10 7 (1.20%) Electronics
10 7 (1.20%) Portuguese Language
10 7 (1.20%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.51%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 90 (15.41%) Linux Engineer
2 80 (13.70%) Developer
3 76 (13.01%) Support Engineer
4 67 (11.47%) Security Engineer
5 58 (9.93%) Consultant
6 49 (8.39%) Unix Engineer
7 43 (7.36%) Analyst
8 42 (7.19%) Juniper Engineer
9 38 (6.51%) Systems Engineer
10 35 (5.99%) Java Developer
11 30 (5.14%) Software Developer
12 29 (4.97%) Technical Engineer
12 29 (4.97%) Technical Support
13 28 (4.79%) Security Specialist
13 28 (4.79%) Technical Support Engineer
14 26 (4.45%) Cloud Engineer
14 26 (4.45%) Support Consultant
15 25 (4.28%) Applications Support
16 24 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 23 (3.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (9.25%) HTML
2 39 (6.68%) CSS
3 38 (6.51%) .NET
4 36 (6.16%) Middleware
5 31 (5.31%) XML
6 28 (4.79%) Web Services
7 22 (3.77%) Ajax
8 21 (3.60%) J2EE
9 19 (3.25%) LAMP
10 15 (2.57%) Oracle Fusion
11 12 (2.05%) REST
12 11 (1.88%) Regular Expression
13 9 (1.54%) AngularJS
14 8 (1.37%) JSON
15 7 (1.20%) ASP.NET
15 7 (1.20%) Java EE
15 7 (1.20%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (1.20%) React
15 7 (1.20%) SOAP
15 7 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (7.36%) Clustering
3 41 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 29 (4.97%) Data Centre
5 28 (4.79%) Cyber Attack
6 15 (2.57%) Replication
7 14 (2.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 13 (2.23%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.54%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.54%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.03%) IBM Mainframe
13 5 (0.86%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.86%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.86%) Physics
14 4 (0.68%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.68%) Informatics
14 4 (0.68%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 430 (73.63%) Linux
2 248 (42.47%) Windows
3 86 (14.73%) Solaris
4 74 (12.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (10.79%) Windows Server
5 63 (10.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (9.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 51 (8.73%) Windows 2000
8 27 (4.62%) Ubuntu
9 19 (3.25%) AIX
10 18 (3.08%) Debian
11 15 (2.57%) CentOS
12 11 (1.88%) Mac OS
12 11 (1.88%) Windows NT
13 9 (1.54%) HPUX
14 7 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (1.03%) MVS
15 6 (1.03%) SUSE
16 5 (0.86%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (14.04%) ITIL
3 72 (12.33%) Information Security
4 52 (8.90%) Scrum
5 49 (8.39%) Risk Management
6 47 (8.05%) DevOps
7 40 (6.85%) TDD
8 39 (6.68%) Migration
8 39 (6.68%) Software Engineering
9 38 (6.51%) BDD
10 36 (6.16%) Change Management
11 33 (5.65%) High Availability
11 33 (5.65%) Presales
12 32 (5.48%) Cybersecurity
13 31 (5.31%) Mentoring
14 30 (5.14%) SOA
15 29 (4.97%) Risk Assessment
16 28 (4.79%) SDLC
16 28 (4.79%) Service Delivery
17 27 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 160 (27.40%) Java
2 127 (21.75%) SQL
3 92 (15.75%) Python
4 84 (14.38%) Perl
5 69 (11.82%) JavaScript
6 61 (10.45%) Shell Script
7 60 (10.27%) C++
8 58 (9.93%) Bash Shell
9 39 (6.68%) PHP
10 32 (5.48%) PL/SQL
11 28 (4.79%) C#
11 28 (4.79%) PowerShell
12 25 (4.28%) C
13 20 (3.42%) T-SQL
14 15 (2.57%) COBOL
15 12 (2.05%) Tcl
16 11 (1.88%) Ruby
17 9 (1.54%) VB
18 6 (1.03%) JCL
19 5 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (8.05%) Degree
2 38 (6.51%) CISSP
3 25 (4.28%) CISM
4 23 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (3.25%) CCNA
6 18 (3.08%) AWS Certification
7 17 (2.91%) CEH
7 17 (2.91%) ISSAP
8 14 (2.40%) MCSE
8 14 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (2.40%) Security Cleared
9 13 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (2.23%) SC Cleared
10 8 (1.37%) CCIE
10 8 (1.37%) CCIP
10 8 (1.37%) CCNP
10 8 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.03%) CCSA
11 6 (1.03%) SCSA
11 6 (1.03%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.05%) SLA
2 18 (3.08%) QA
3 14 (2.40%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.86%) HL7
5 4 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.51%) COBIT
6 3 (0.51%) COSO
6 3 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.17%) GPG13
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 64 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (5.48%) Active Directory
3 29 (4.97%) Firmware
4 21 (3.60%) VMware ESX
5 12 (2.05%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.54%) Samba
7 7 (1.20%) iptables
7 7 (1.20%) vSphere
8 6 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.86%) Docker
10 4 (0.68%) DFS Replication
10 4 (0.68%) KVM
10 4 (0.68%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.34%) HDFS
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.34%) Postfix
11 2 (0.34%) qmail
11 2 (0.34%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.17%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 35 (5.99%) Opscode Chef
1 35 (5.99%) Puppet
2 17 (2.91%) Oracle Identity Management
3 14 (2.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 11 (1.88%) Ansible
5 9 (1.54%) NetBackup
5 9 (1.54%) Nmap
5 9 (1.54%) ZABBIX
6 8 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (1.37%) WSUS
6 8 (1.37%) yum
7 7 (1.20%) Nessus
8 4 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.68%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.68%) vMotion
9 3 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.51%) Terraform
9 3 (0.51%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 143 (24.49%) Oracle
2 104 (17.81%) Cisco
3 85 (14.55%) F5
4 83 (14.21%) VMware
5 80 (13.70%) CheckPoint
6 68 (11.64%) Palo Alto
7 66 (11.30%) Juniper
8 62 (10.62%) Blue Coat
9 61 (10.45%) Microsoft
10 54 (9.25%) Red Hat
11 49 (8.39%) HP
11 49 (8.39%) IBM
12 44 (7.53%) Crossbeam
12 44 (7.53%) Sourcefire
13 31 (5.31%) Sun
14 17 (2.91%) Citrix
15 16 (2.74%) EMC
16 14 (2.40%) NetApp
17 12 (2.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
17 12 (2.05%) Novell
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networkers
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, life insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Mint
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 20% Shift Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Posted: 23 days ago