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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 30 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 440 457 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.44% 7.65% 10.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.70% 26.45% 34.32%
Number of salaries quoted 295 353 466
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
1712 1728 1690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.96% 28.92% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1364 1434
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 31 October 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 31 October 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
(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 -10 177 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Slough +14 47 £30,000 -25.92% 3
Bracknell -17 42 £47,500 +20.25% 1
Maidenhead +13 40 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Newbury +16 33 £37,000 +42.30% 4
Windsor 0 25 £57,500 +4.54%
Wokingham +1 1 £35,000 -15.66% 1
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 474 (58.66%) Linux
2 276 (34.16%) Windows
3 230 (28.47%) Oracle
4 221 (27.35%) SQL
5 183 (22.65%) Java
6 147 (18.19%) Telecoms
7 134 (16.58%) Degree
8 133 (16.46%) Finance
9 132 (16.34%) SQL Server
10 122 (15.10%) Microsoft
11 118 (14.60%) Solaris
12 115 (14.23%) ITIL
13 112 (13.86%) HTML
14 110 (13.61%) TCP/IP
15 104 (12.87%) VMware
16 103 (12.75%) JavaScript
17 89 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
18 79 (9.78%) Perl
18 79 (9.78%) HP
19 76 (9.41%) XML
19 76 (9.41%) Computer Science
20 75 (9.28%) CSS
21 71 (8.79%) Relational Database
22 70 (8.66%) Shell Script
22 70 (8.66%) Firewall
23 67 (8.29%) DNS
23 67 (8.29%) Cisco
23 67 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
24 65 (8.04%) SS7
25 64 (7.92%) SAN

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 38 (4.70%) Apache
2 36 (4.46%) WebLogic
2 36 (4.46%) IIS
3 34 (4.21%) Tomcat
4 30 (3.71%) WebSphere
5 25 (3.09%) JBoss
6 17 (2.10%) SharePoint
7 12 (1.49%) Lotus Domino
8 11 (1.36%) IBM HTTP Server
9 10 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (1.24%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 8 (0.99%) NetWeaver
10 8 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 6 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (0.74%) WebLogic Portal
11 6 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
12 5 (0.62%) Confluence
13 4 (0.50%) SAP Web AS
14 3 (0.37%) JCAPS
Applications
1 39 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.74%) MS Office
3 4 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.98%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (1.98%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (1.24%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.50%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.50%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.50%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.35%) SaaS
2 8 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.62%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.12%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) IaaS
5 1 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 110 (13.61%) TCP/IP
2 70 (8.66%) Firewall
3 67 (8.29%) DNS
4 65 (8.04%) SS7
5 64 (7.92%) SAN
6 63 (7.80%) Internet
7 51 (6.31%) GSM
8 47 (5.82%) UMTS
9 37 (4.58%) HTTP
10 36 (4.46%) SMS
11 30 (3.71%) VPN
11 30 (3.71%) Network Security
12 29 (3.59%) WAN
13 27 (3.34%) Wireless
14 25 (3.09%) 3G
15 23 (2.85%) Broadband
15 23 (2.85%) INAP
16 22 (2.72%) LDAP
16 22 (2.72%) GPRS
16 22 (2.72%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (16.34%) SQL Server
2 71 (8.79%) Relational Database
3 62 (7.67%) MySQL
4 59 (7.30%) RDBMS
5 57 (7.05%) DB2
6 41 (5.07%) Oracle Database
7 23 (2.85%) Big Data
8 19 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (2.23%) Oracle Reports
10 17 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
12 12 (1.49%) Adabas
13 11 (1.36%) Oracle Exadata
14 10 (1.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 9 (1.11%) SAP BW
16 8 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
17 6 (0.74%) Essbase
17 6 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
17 6 (0.74%) Oracle Discoverer
17 6 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (4.33%) Subversion
2 26 (3.22%) Git (software)
3 25 (3.09%) Oracle Forms
4 23 (2.85%) Jenkins
5 18 (2.23%) JUnit
6 15 (1.86%) Maven
6 15 (1.86%) Hudson
7 12 (1.49%) LoadRunner
7 12 (1.49%) SilkPerformer
8 11 (1.36%) Ant
9 8 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
9 8 (0.99%) JIRA
9 8 (0.99%) Oracle APEX
9 8 (0.99%) CruiseControl
10 7 (0.87%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.74%) Visual Studio
12 5 (0.62%) WinRunner
12 5 (0.62%) Gradle
13 4 (0.50%) PeopleTools
13 4 (0.50%) WebObjects
General
1 147 (18.19%) Telecoms
2 133 (16.46%) Finance
3 52 (6.44%) Marketing
3 52 (6.44%) German Language
4 47 (5.82%) Banking
5 46 (5.69%) French Language
6 32 (3.96%) Retail
7 18 (2.23%) Back Office
8 15 (1.86%) Billing
9 13 (1.61%) Spanish Language
10 12 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.24%) Advertising
12 9 (1.11%) Legal
13 4 (0.50%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.50%) Electronics
13 4 (0.50%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.37%) Russian Language
15 1 (0.12%) Automotive
15 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 156 (19.31%) Support Engineer
2 136 (16.83%) Developer
3 103 (12.75%) Technical Engineer
4 102 (12.62%) Technical Support
5 90 (11.14%) Technical Support Engineer
6 69 (8.54%) Analyst
7 57 (7.05%) Java Developer
8 51 (6.31%) Consultant
9 48 (5.94%) Administrator
10 45 (5.57%) Applications Support
11 36 (4.46%) Graduate
12 34 (4.21%) Software Engineer
13 33 (4.08%) Senior Developer
14 30 (3.71%) Systems Administrator
15 26 (3.22%) Linux Administrator
16 23 (2.85%) Systems Engineer
16 23 (2.85%) Test Analyst
16 23 (2.85%) UNIX Engineer
17 22 (2.72%) Architect
18 20 (2.48%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (13.86%) HTML
2 76 (9.41%) XML
3 75 (9.28%) CSS
4 49 (6.06%) J2EE
5 29 (3.59%) JSP
6 27 (3.34%) SOAP
7 26 (3.22%) Web Services
8 25 (3.09%) JSTL
8 25 (3.09%) jQuery
9 21 (2.60%) Spring
10 18 (2.23%) .NET
11 16 (1.98%) Ajax
11 16 (1.98%) Software Packaging
12 11 (1.36%) WinForms
13 9 (1.11%) Hibernate
13 9 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
13 9 (1.11%) Rendezvous
14 8 (0.99%) Middleware
14 8 (0.99%) JSON
15 7 (0.87%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.41%) Computer Science
2 48 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (3.84%) Mainframe
4 30 (3.71%) Data Integration
5 28 (3.47%) Clustering
6 26 (3.22%) Smartphone
7 21 (2.60%) Mathematics
8 20 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.98%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.49%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.36%) Open Source
12 10 (1.24%) iPhone
12 10 (1.24%) Derivative
13 9 (1.11%) IVR
13 9 (1.11%) iPad
14 8 (0.99%) Replication
15 5 (0.62%) Social Media
16 4 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
16 4 (0.50%) Algorithms
16 4 (0.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 474 (58.66%) Linux
2 276 (34.16%) Windows
3 118 (14.60%) Solaris
4 49 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (4.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (4.83%) AIX
6 37 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (2.85%) HPUX
8 17 (2.10%) Windows 2000
9 15 (1.86%) Mac OS X
10 14 (1.73%) Windows 7
11 13 (1.61%) Windows XP
12 12 (1.49%) VMS
13 11 (1.36%) CentOS
14 8 (0.99%) Windows NT
15 7 (0.87%) IRIX
16 6 (0.74%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.50%) VxWorks
17 4 (0.50%) LynxOS
17 4 (0.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (14.23%) ITIL
2 89 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (7.80%) Change Management
4 58 (7.18%) Service Delivery
5 52 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
6 50 (6.19%) Migration
7 48 (5.94%) Software Engineering
8 41 (5.07%) SOA
9 38 (4.70%) Service Management
10 36 (4.46%) Performance Analysis
11 35 (4.33%) Product Marketing
12 33 (4.08%) Validation
13 32 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (3.22%) Unit Testing
15 25 (3.09%) Data Migration
16 24 (2.97%) Scrum
17 23 (2.85%) Software Testing
18 22 (2.72%) Project Management
19 21 (2.60%) Automated Testing
19 21 (2.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 221 (27.35%) SQL
2 183 (22.65%) Java
3 103 (12.75%) JavaScript
4 79 (9.78%) Perl
5 70 (8.66%) Shell Script
6 63 (7.80%) Python
7 50 (6.19%) C
7 50 (6.19%) C++
8 33 (4.08%) Bash Shell
9 29 (3.59%) PHP
10 27 (3.34%) C#
11 20 (2.48%) PL/SQL
12 17 (2.10%) PowerShell
13 15 (1.86%) Korn
14 13 (1.61%) Ruby
15 12 (1.49%) NATURAL
16 10 (1.24%) Objective-C
16 10 (1.24%) VB
17 9 (1.11%) AWK
17 9 (1.11%) Jython
Qualifications
1 134 (16.58%) Degree
2 59 (7.30%) Security Cleared
3 44 (5.45%) SC Cleared
4 40 (4.95%) ISEB
4 40 (4.95%) CISSP
5 36 (4.46%) HNC
5 36 (4.46%) HND
6 32 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (3.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 26 (3.22%) CCNA
9 23 (2.85%) CEH
10 20 (2.48%) ISTQB
11 18 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (1.73%) Oracle Certification
12 14 (1.73%) JNCIA
13 12 (1.49%) CCSE
13 12 (1.49%) CCSA
14 10 (1.24%) SCSA
14 10 (1.24%) OCP
14 10 (1.24%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.69%) SLA
2 44 (5.45%) QA
3 20 (2.48%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.62%) COBIT
7 4 (0.50%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.25%) GPG13
System Software
1 67 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (5.82%) NDS
3 33 (4.08%) Active Directory
4 27 (3.34%) VMware ESX
5 21 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (1.98%) vSphere
7 15 (1.86%) Hyper-V
8 14 (1.73%) NFS
9 13 (1.61%) KVM
10 11 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (1.36%) Firmware
11 10 (1.24%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
12 9 (1.11%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 4 (0.50%) XenApp
13 4 (0.50%) XenServer
13 4 (0.50%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.37%) Nmap
15 2 (0.25%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (2.48%) SCCM
2 17 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (1.86%) NetBackup
4 13 (1.61%) Tivoli
5 11 (1.36%) Cisco IPCC
6 10 (1.24%) HP Data Protector
7 8 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
7 8 (0.99%) Netcool
8 7 (0.87%) Nagios
8 7 (0.87%) ARCserve
9 6 (0.74%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.62%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.50%) Puppet
12 3 (0.37%) Nessus
12 3 (0.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 2 (0.25%) Tivoli NetView
13 2 (0.25%) MOM
13 2 (0.25%) OMEGAMON
13 2 (0.25%) Unicenter
13 2 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 230 (28.47%) Oracle
2 122 (15.10%) Microsoft
3 104 (12.87%) VMware
4 79 (9.78%) HP
5 67 (8.29%) Cisco
6 54 (6.68%) Red Hat
7 52 (6.44%) TIBCO
8 49 (6.06%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 49 (6.06%) Sybase
8 49 (6.06%) Sun
9 44 (5.45%) IBM
10 42 (5.20%) F5
11 40 (4.95%) Juniper
12 34 (4.21%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 29 (3.59%) Citrix
14 26 (3.22%) CheckPoint
15 25 (3.09%) Blue Coat
16 23 (2.85%) InterSystems
17 21 (2.60%) Veritas
18 18 (2.23%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
CDK Group
Salary: Compeit
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + excellent salary, bonus & good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Cititec
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package and Basic
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £80000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + 25% shift allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 15 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 18 days ago