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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 37 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unix 298 459 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.78% 8.27% 6.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.92% 27.95% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 262 319 237
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1300 1642 1502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.22% 29.57% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1168 1240 1165
Average salary £43,000 £42,000 £41,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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 +1 171 £50,500 +6.31% 8
Maidenhead -16 24 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Slough -33 21 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Newbury -1 11 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Bracknell -39 9 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Windsor +9 1 - -
Hungerford +7 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Wokingham -12 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 414 (68.54%) Linux
2 235 (38.91%) Windows
3 203 (33.61%) Oracle
4 139 (23.01%) ITIL
5 136 (22.52%) SQL
6 132 (21.85%) Cisco
7 131 (21.69%) Firewall
8 121 (20.03%) TCP/IP
9 116 (19.21%) Java
10 106 (17.55%) Solaris
11 102 (16.89%) Shell Script
11 102 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
12 100 (16.56%) Python
13 96 (15.89%) Telecoms
14 93 (15.40%) Perl
15 89 (14.74%) VMware
16 85 (14.07%) Information Security
16 85 (14.07%) Finance
17 84 (13.91%) Oracle Database
18 83 (13.74%) Degree
19 81 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
20 80 (13.25%) Red Hat
21 79 (13.08%) Relational Database
22 78 (12.91%) Windows Server 2003
23 77 (12.75%) SQL Server
23 77 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
24 76 (12.58%) F5
24 76 (12.58%) Juniper
25 75 (12.42%) Computer Science
26 72 (11.92%) JBoss

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 72 (11.92%) JBoss
2 61 (10.10%) WebLogic
3 46 (7.62%) Tomcat
4 38 (6.29%) WebSphere
5 32 (5.30%) Apache
6 27 (4.47%) Tuxedo
7 22 (3.64%) OpenStack
8 19 (3.15%) IIS
9 14 (2.32%) MS Exchange
10 13 (2.15%) SharePoint
11 10 (1.66%) Confluence
11 10 (1.66%) NetWeaver
12 9 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (1.32%) nginx
14 7 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
15 6 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (0.99%) GlassFish
15 6 (0.99%) Jetty
16 5 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.49%) SAP ERP
2 8 (1.32%) SAP GRC
3 7 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.33%) JDE World
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (4.80%) SaaS
3 6 (0.99%) Office 365
4 3 (0.50%) Force.com
4 3 (0.50%) IaaS
4 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.50%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 131 (21.69%) Firewall
2 121 (20.03%) TCP/IP
3 39 (6.46%) Internet
4 33 (5.46%) WAN
5 32 (5.30%) DNS
6 31 (5.13%) VPN
7 29 (4.80%) LAN
7 29 (4.80%) SAN
8 28 (4.64%) HTTP
9 25 (4.14%) IPsec
9 25 (4.14%) Wireshark
10 19 (3.15%) SSL
11 18 (2.98%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (2.81%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (2.81%) GSM
12 17 (2.81%) LDAP
12 17 (2.81%) SS7
13 16 (2.65%) BGP
13 16 (2.65%) OSPF
13 16 (2.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (13.91%) Oracle Database
2 79 (13.08%) Relational Database
3 77 (12.75%) SQL Server
4 62 (10.26%) MySQL
5 55 (9.11%) RDBMS
6 52 (8.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 36 (5.96%) Oracle Database 12c
8 28 (4.64%) DB2
9 16 (2.65%) NoSQL
10 15 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (2.32%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
13 10 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (1.32%) SAP BW
14 8 (1.32%) SAP Data Services
15 6 (0.99%) QlikView
15 6 (0.99%) SAP HANA
16 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (6.79%) Subversion
2 36 (5.96%) Git (software)
3 27 (4.47%) JIRA
4 14 (2.32%) Ant
5 13 (2.15%) Hudson
6 11 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (1.82%) Maven
7 10 (1.66%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.66%) JUnit
7 10 (1.66%) Selenium
8 7 (1.16%) Bugzilla
8 7 (1.16%) HP UFT
9 6 (0.99%) Artifactory
9 6 (0.99%) LoadRunner
9 6 (0.99%) Toad
10 5 (0.83%) JMeter
11 3 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 96 (15.89%) Telecoms
2 85 (14.07%) Finance
3 63 (10.43%) German Language
4 60 (9.93%) French Language
5 23 (3.81%) Banking
6 16 (2.65%) Electronics
7 10 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.49%) Billing
9 7 (1.16%) Advertising
9 7 (1.16%) Marketing
10 6 (0.99%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.50%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.50%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (12.58%) Support Engineer
2 72 (11.92%) Developer
3 55 (9.11%) Technical Engineer
4 54 (8.94%) Security Engineer
5 53 (8.77%) Linux Engineer
6 47 (7.78%) DBA
7 46 (7.62%) Oracle DBA
8 44 (7.28%) Analyst
9 40 (6.62%) Technical Support
10 36 (5.96%) SQL DBA
11 35 (5.79%) Java Developer
11 35 (5.79%) Senior Developer
11 35 (5.79%) Technical Support Engineer
12 33 (5.46%) Architect
13 32 (5.30%) Unix DBA
14 30 (4.97%) Juniper Engineer
15 29 (4.80%) Unix Engineer
16 28 (4.64%) Administrator
17 27 (4.47%) Integration Engineer
18 26 (4.30%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (5.96%) HTML
2 33 (5.46%) CSS
2 33 (5.46%) Middleware
2 33 (5.46%) Web Services
3 30 (4.97%) XML
4 28 (4.64%) .NET
5 19 (3.15%) Spring
6 18 (2.98%) J2EE
7 15 (2.48%) LAMP
8 14 (2.32%) jQuery
9 11 (1.82%) ELK Stack
9 11 (1.82%) REST
10 10 (1.66%) JSP
10 10 (1.66%) Spring MVC
11 9 (1.49%) AngularJS
12 8 (1.32%) SOAP
13 7 (1.16%) Ajax
14 6 (0.99%) Regular Expression
14 6 (0.99%) Ruby on Rails
14 6 (0.99%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 77 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (12.42%) Computer Science
3 45 (7.45%) Data Centre
4 28 (4.64%) Clustering
5 22 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (3.48%) Replication
7 18 (2.98%) EMC VNX
8 13 (2.15%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.15%) Private Cloud
9 12 (1.99%) Hybrid Cloud
9 12 (1.99%) Mainframe
10 10 (1.66%) PKI
10 10 (1.66%) Public Cloud
11 9 (1.49%) NHS
12 8 (1.32%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.32%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.16%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.99%) EMC VMAX
14 6 (0.99%) iPad
15 5 (0.83%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 414 (68.54%) Linux
2 235 (38.91%) Windows
3 106 (17.55%) Solaris
4 81 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (12.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 67 (11.09%) Windows 2000
7 41 (6.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (6.13%) Windows Server
9 29 (4.80%) CentOS
10 15 (2.48%) Android
11 11 (1.82%) AIX
11 11 (1.82%) Apple iOS
11 11 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.49%) HPUX
13 7 (1.16%) Debian
13 7 (1.16%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.16%) VMS
13 7 (1.16%) Windows NT
14 5 (0.83%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.66%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (23.01%) ITIL
2 102 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (14.07%) Information Security
4 63 (10.43%) Risk Management
5 52 (8.61%) SDLC
6 49 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 44 (7.28%) Performance Tuning
8 42 (6.95%) Scrum
9 39 (6.46%) DevOps
10 37 (6.13%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (5.63%) Migration
12 33 (5.46%) Project Management
12 33 (5.46%) Service Management
13 32 (5.30%) Coaching
14 31 (5.13%) Test Automation
15 30 (4.97%) Software Engineering
16 29 (4.80%) Validation
17 27 (4.47%) Vulnerability Management
18 26 (4.30%) Performance Improvement
19 25 (4.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 136 (22.52%) SQL
2 116 (19.21%) Java
3 102 (16.89%) Shell Script
4 100 (16.56%) Python
5 93 (15.40%) Perl
6 66 (10.93%) C++
7 54 (8.94%) PL/SQL
8 52 (8.61%) JavaScript
9 33 (5.46%) Bash Shell
10 29 (4.80%) C
10 29 (4.80%) PowerShell
11 28 (4.64%) Ruby
12 23 (3.81%) Jython
13 18 (2.98%) C#
14 17 (2.81%) PHP
15 10 (1.66%) VB
16 9 (1.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 4 (0.66%) VBScript
18 3 (0.50%) COBOL
18 3 (0.50%) REXX
Qualifications
1 83 (13.74%) Degree
2 37 (6.13%) Oracle Certification
3 29 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (4.80%) OCP
4 17 (2.81%) CCIE
5 15 (2.48%) CEH
5 15 (2.48%) CISSP
6 14 (2.32%) CCNA
7 9 (1.49%) CCSP
8 8 (1.32%) CCNP
8 8 (1.32%) ISTQB
8 8 (1.32%) JNCIP
9 7 (1.16%) CCIP
9 7 (1.16%) SC Cleared
9 7 (1.16%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.83%) CCSA
10 5 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.83%) SANS
11 4 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.66%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.27%) SLA
2 28 (4.64%) QA
3 4 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.50%) COBIT
4 3 (0.50%) COSO
5 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (11.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (6.79%) Oracle RAC
3 35 (5.79%) Active Directory
4 23 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (3.48%) vSphere
6 17 (2.81%) VMware ESX
7 16 (2.65%) Hyper-V
8 13 (2.15%) Firmware
9 8 (1.32%) iptables
9 8 (1.32%) Xen
10 6 (0.99%) SRDF
10 6 (0.99%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.83%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.66%) OpenSSH
12 4 (0.66%) qmail
12 4 (0.66%) Squid
13 3 (0.50%) Sendmail
13 3 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.33%) Snort
15 1 (0.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 34 (5.63%) Puppet
2 32 (5.30%) Oracle RMAN
3 23 (3.81%) SCCM
4 17 (2.81%) WSUS
5 16 (2.65%) Nagios
6 14 (2.32%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (1.99%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 11 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (1.49%) Backup Exec
10 8 (1.32%) Data Guard
11 7 (1.16%) Nmap
11 7 (1.16%) OpenAM
12 6 (0.99%) EMC VPLEX
12 6 (0.99%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
13 5 (0.83%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 4 (0.66%) Cacti
14 4 (0.66%) Nessus
14 4 (0.66%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 203 (33.61%) Oracle
2 132 (21.85%) Cisco
3 89 (14.74%) VMware
4 80 (13.25%) Red Hat
5 76 (12.58%) F5
5 76 (12.58%) Juniper
6 71 (11.75%) CheckPoint
7 65 (10.76%) Palo Alto
8 64 (10.60%) Crossbeam
8 64 (10.60%) Sourcefire
9 63 (10.43%) Blue Coat
10 45 (7.45%) Microsoft
11 42 (6.95%) HP
12 40 (6.62%) Citrix
13 38 (6.29%) EMC
14 23 (3.81%) SAP
15 22 (3.64%) NetApp
16 20 (3.31%) Forcepoint
16 20 (3.31%) IBM
17 15 (2.48%) Qualys
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Training budget + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum + Bonus + Training budget + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Life Insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Life Insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Capita plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Bluebird IT Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Advanced Business Software & Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 21% shift bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago