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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 23 29 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 461 368 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.39% 6.95% 10.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.04% 24.60% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 309 239 446
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
1644 1496 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.92% 28.24% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1222 1160 1259
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 0 182 £47,500 +18.75% 14
Bracknell -9 62 £47,500 +18.75% 15
Slough +42 61 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Maidenhead +18 39 £60,000 - 3
Newbury +6 35 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Windsor - 3 £60,000 -
Hungerford -6 2 £35,000 - 2
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 - 3
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 483 (53.61%) Linux
2 304 (33.74%) Windows
3 247 (27.41%) SQL
4 243 (26.97%) Oracle
5 178 (19.76%) Telecoms
6 172 (19.09%) Java
7 138 (15.32%) Degree
8 136 (15.09%) Finance
8 136 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
9 121 (13.43%) Solaris
10 115 (12.76%) SQL Server
11 112 (12.43%) TCP/IP
12 111 (12.32%) ITIL
13 109 (12.10%) HTML
14 108 (11.99%) HP
14 108 (11.99%) VMware
15 102 (11.32%) Firewall
16 99 (10.99%) Microsoft
17 96 (10.65%) XML
18 95 (10.54%) JavaScript
19 82 (9.10%) Python
20 81 (8.99%) Perl
21 79 (8.77%) Cisco
22 70 (7.77%) SAN
22 70 (7.77%) Sybase
23 68 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
24 67 (7.44%) Marketing
25 66 (7.33%) Shell Script
26 64 (7.10%) Subversion
26 64 (7.10%) IBM

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 63 (6.99%) Tomcat
2 51 (5.66%) WebLogic
3 45 (4.99%) JBoss
4 39 (4.33%) WebSphere
5 37 (4.11%) Apache
6 25 (2.77%) IIS
7 22 (2.44%) SharePoint
8 15 (1.66%) Lotus Domino
9 14 (1.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 11 (1.22%) Confluence
11 10 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
11 10 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
12 9 (1.00%) IBM HTTP Server
13 8 (0.89%) Joomla!
14 7 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 2 (0.22%) nginx
16 2 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 50 (5.55%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.55%) MS Office
3 13 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.22%) SaaS
2 6 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.44%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.22%) GitHub
6 1 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 112 (12.43%) TCP/IP
2 102 (11.32%) Firewall
3 70 (7.77%) SAN
4 61 (6.77%) Internet
5 57 (6.33%) DNS
5 57 (6.33%) GSM
6 54 (5.99%) SS7
7 45 (4.99%) UMTS
8 41 (4.55%) VPN
9 40 (4.44%) HTTP
9 40 (4.44%) GPRS
10 38 (4.22%) Wireless
11 35 (3.88%) Broadband
12 30 (3.33%) SDH
12 30 (3.33%) WAN
13 26 (2.89%) 3G
14 25 (2.77%) DWDM
14 25 (2.77%) WCDMA
14 25 (2.77%) 3GPP
14 25 (2.77%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (12.76%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.88%) MySQL
3 57 (6.33%) Relational Database
4 53 (5.88%) DB2
4 53 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 35 (3.88%) RDBMS
6 29 (3.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 27 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
8 25 (2.77%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (1.66%) Oracle Exadata
10 13 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
11 12 (1.33%) Big Data
11 12 (1.33%) Adabas
12 10 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (0.89%) Essbase
14 8 (0.89%) Oracle Discoverer
15 7 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 64 (7.10%) Subversion
2 41 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 30 (3.33%) Hudson
4 29 (3.22%) Oracle Forms
5 28 (3.11%) Maven
6 26 (2.89%) Jenkins
7 24 (2.66%) JUnit
8 13 (1.44%) JIRA
9 9 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (1.00%) LoadRunner
9 9 (1.00%) SilkPerformer
10 7 (0.78%) Visual Studio
11 6 (0.67%) Selenium
11 6 (0.67%) Ant
12 5 (0.55%) ClearQuest
12 5 (0.55%) WinRunner
12 5 (0.55%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.55%) ClearCase
12 5 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.44%) CruiseControl
General
1 178 (19.76%) Telecoms
2 136 (15.09%) Finance
3 67 (7.44%) Marketing
4 49 (5.44%) Banking
5 39 (4.33%) Retail
6 33 (3.66%) French Language
7 29 (3.22%) German Language
8 15 (1.66%) Spanish Language
9 14 (1.55%) Back Office
10 12 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.11%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.11%) Legal
11 10 (1.11%) Advertising
12 5 (0.55%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.44%) Billing
14 3 (0.33%) Electronics
14 3 (0.33%) Automotive
15 2 (0.22%) Games
16 1 (0.11%) Law
16 1 (0.11%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 147 (16.32%) Support Engineer
2 135 (14.98%) Developer
3 102 (11.32%) Technical Support
4 99 (10.99%) Technical Engineer
5 91 (10.10%) Technical Support Engineer
6 79 (8.77%) Analyst
7 65 (7.21%) Consultant
8 57 (6.33%) Java Developer
9 54 (5.99%) Administrator
10 53 (5.88%) Applications Support
11 52 (5.77%) Software Engineer
12 41 (4.55%) Senior Developer
13 37 (4.11%) Test Engineer
14 36 (4.00%) Architect
15 35 (3.88%) Graduate
16 30 (3.33%) Test Analyst
17 28 (3.11%) Systems Administrator
18 27 (3.00%) UNIX Administrator
19 24 (2.66%) DBA
20 23 (2.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (12.10%) HTML
2 96 (10.65%) XML
3 60 (6.66%) CSS
4 50 (5.55%) J2EE
5 40 (4.44%) JSP
6 28 (3.11%) Spring
7 27 (3.00%) .NET
8 24 (2.66%) jQuery
9 23 (2.55%) SOAP
10 21 (2.33%) Ajax
11 19 (2.11%) JSTL
12 17 (1.89%) Web Services
13 15 (1.66%) Spring MVC
14 14 (1.55%) WebSphere MQ
15 13 (1.44%) MAPI
15 13 (1.44%) XSD
16 11 (1.22%) Software Packaging
17 10 (1.11%) WinForms
17 10 (1.11%) Struts
18 9 (1.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 63 (6.99%) Computer Science
2 48 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (3.44%) Management Information System
4 30 (3.33%) Mainframe
5 23 (2.55%) Clustering
5 23 (2.55%) Mathematics
6 22 (2.44%) Smartphone
7 21 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (1.66%) iPad
9 14 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (0.78%) Open Source
12 6 (0.67%) Smart Meter
12 6 (0.67%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.67%) RMADS
12 6 (0.67%) CESG
12 6 (0.67%) CESG CLAS
12 6 (0.67%) Replication
12 6 (0.67%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 483 (53.61%) Linux
2 304 (33.74%) Windows
3 121 (13.43%) Solaris
4 54 (5.99%) AIX
5 44 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (4.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (4.00%) HPUX
7 36 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (2.55%) Mac OS X
9 22 (2.44%) Windows 2000
10 16 (1.78%) SUSE
11 15 (1.66%) VMS
12 13 (1.44%) Windows NT
13 12 (1.33%) Windows XP
14 11 (1.22%) Debian
15 10 (1.11%) Windows 7
16 9 (1.00%) IRIX
17 5 (0.55%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.44%) CentOS
19 3 (0.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (12.32%) ITIL
3 60 (6.66%) Service Delivery
4 59 (6.55%) Change Management
4 59 (6.55%) Software Engineering
5 54 (5.99%) Scrum
6 53 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (5.66%) SOA
8 45 (4.99%) Service Management
8 45 (4.99%) Migration
9 44 (4.88%) Project Management
10 42 (4.66%) DevOps
11 39 (4.33%) Performance Analysis
12 36 (4.00%) Product Marketing
13 35 (3.88%) Validation
14 33 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (3.44%) Unit Testing
16 30 (3.33%) Test Automation
16 30 (3.33%) Software Testing
17 27 (3.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 247 (27.41%) SQL
2 172 (19.09%) Java
3 95 (10.54%) JavaScript
4 82 (9.10%) Python
5 81 (8.99%) Perl
6 66 (7.33%) Shell Script
7 60 (6.66%) C++
8 43 (4.77%) C
9 31 (3.44%) PowerShell
10 29 (3.22%) PL/SQL
11 25 (2.77%) PHP
12 24 (2.66%) Bash Shell
12 24 (2.66%) C#
13 21 (2.33%) Jython
14 20 (2.22%) Ruby
15 17 (1.89%) Korn
16 15 (1.66%) T-SQL
17 12 (1.33%) NATURAL
18 10 (1.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
19 8 (0.89%) sed
Qualifications
1 138 (15.32%) Degree
2 59 (6.55%) Security Cleared
3 46 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (4.88%) ISEB
5 43 (4.77%) SC Cleared
6 41 (4.55%) CISSP
7 36 (4.00%) CCNA
8 31 (3.44%) HNC
8 31 (3.44%) HND
9 28 (3.11%) CEH
10 26 (2.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 20 (2.22%) ISTQB
12 18 (2.00%) CCNP
13 14 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (1.44%) MCSE
14 13 (1.44%) JNCIA
14 13 (1.44%) SCSA
15 11 (1.22%) Sun Certification
16 8 (0.89%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (7.10%) QA
2 36 (4.00%) SLA
3 14 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.67%) COBIT
6 4 (0.44%) GPG13
6 4 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 68 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (4.33%) NDS
3 38 (4.22%) Active Directory
4 24 (2.66%) Oracle RMAN
5 21 (2.33%) vSphere
6 18 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
7 16 (1.78%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.22%) Firmware
8 11 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (1.22%) Hyper-V
9 10 (1.11%) KVM
10 9 (1.00%) NFS
11 8 (0.89%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 7 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.22%) Xen
13 2 (0.22%) XenApp
13 2 (0.22%) XenServer
13 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.22%) Snort
13 2 (0.22%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 17 (1.89%) Puppet
1 17 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
2 15 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (1.44%) Tivoli
3 13 (1.44%) SCCM
4 11 (1.22%) NetBackup
5 9 (1.00%) Nagios
6 8 (0.89%) Netcool
7 7 (0.78%) OpenAM
8 5 (0.55%) logstash
9 4 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 3 (0.33%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.22%) OMEGAMON
11 2 (0.22%) SCOM
11 2 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
11 2 (0.22%) Nessus
11 2 (0.22%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 243 (26.97%) Oracle
2 108 (11.99%) HP
2 108 (11.99%) VMware
3 99 (10.99%) Microsoft
4 79 (8.77%) Cisco
5 70 (7.77%) Sybase
6 64 (7.10%) IBM
7 56 (6.22%) Red Hat
8 55 (6.10%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 44 (4.88%) Sun
10 43 (4.77%) Juniper
11 37 (4.11%) Citrix
12 35 (3.88%) TIBCO
13 34 (3.77%) F5
14 30 (3.33%) EMC
14 30 (3.33%) CheckPoint
15 26 (2.89%) Huawei
16 22 (2.44%) Blue Coat
17 20 (2.22%) InterSystems
18 19 (2.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
Wokingham, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 -40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25k, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £50000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 days holi
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days holiday, Pens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £33000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + car + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago