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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 30 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 313 328 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.44% 5.97% 6.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.60% 24.05% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 261 258 279
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
1385 1364 1558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.49% 24.81% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1060 1235
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +15 198 £50,000 +5.26% 18
Maidenhead -4 21 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Slough -13 19 £55,000 +30.95% 2
Bracknell -15 17 £50,000 - 3
Newbury -17 9 £40,000 +33.33%
Windsor +23 5 £43,750 -27.08%
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 429 (69.53%) Linux
2 290 (47.00%) Windows
3 190 (30.79%) Oracle
4 166 (26.90%) SQL
5 160 (25.93%) Firewall
6 151 (24.47%) ITIL
7 128 (20.75%) Cisco
8 126 (20.42%) Java
9 122 (19.77%) TCP/IP
9 122 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
10 107 (17.34%) SQL Server
11 95 (15.40%) Finance
12 93 (15.07%) Perl
13 90 (14.59%) VMware
14 87 (14.10%) C++
15 83 (13.45%) Shell Script
15 83 (13.45%) Relational Database
16 82 (13.29%) Degree
16 82 (13.29%) MySQL
17 80 (12.97%) Solaris
18 78 (12.64%) Telecoms
19 75 (12.16%) Red Hat
20 74 (11.99%) VMware Infrastructure
21 73 (11.83%) Data Centre
21 73 (11.83%) CheckPoint
22 72 (11.67%) Juniper
23 71 (11.51%) Windows 2000
23 71 (11.51%) Windows Server 2008
24 70 (11.35%) Python
25 68 (11.02%) Windows Server 2003

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 45 (7.29%) JBoss
2 42 (6.81%) Tomcat
3 38 (6.16%) WebSphere
4 33 (5.35%) Apache
5 31 (5.02%) WebLogic
6 21 (3.40%) IIS
6 21 (3.40%) OpenStack
7 16 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (2.43%) MS Exchange
9 14 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 14 (2.27%) Tuxedo
10 10 (1.62%) Apache Spark
11 7 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.97%) GlassFish
12 6 (0.97%) IBM Domino
12 6 (0.97%) Jetty
12 6 (0.97%) nginx
13 5 (0.81%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.81%) NetWeaver
14 3 (0.49%) Smallworld
Applications
1 34 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) SAP GRC
2 4 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.32%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (5.67%) SaaS
3 8 (1.30%) IaaS
4 7 (1.13%) Office 365
5 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.32%) PaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 160 (25.93%) Firewall
2 122 (19.77%) TCP/IP
3 52 (8.43%) HTTP
4 43 (6.97%) DNS
5 41 (6.65%) Internet
6 35 (5.67%) VPN
7 33 (5.35%) SAN
7 33 (5.35%) WAN
8 29 (4.70%) LAN
9 27 (4.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 26 (4.21%) LDAP
11 24 (3.89%) SMTP
12 22 (3.57%) Network Security
13 21 (3.40%) GSM
14 20 (3.24%) UMTS
14 20 (3.24%) Wireless
15 19 (3.08%) IPsec
15 19 (3.08%) NAS
15 19 (3.08%) SSL
16 18 (2.92%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (17.34%) SQL Server
2 83 (13.45%) Relational Database
3 82 (13.29%) MySQL
4 56 (9.08%) RDBMS
5 48 (7.78%) Oracle Database
6 30 (4.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 25 (4.05%) Oracle Database 12c
8 24 (3.89%) QlikView
9 22 (3.57%) DB2
10 17 (2.76%) NoSQL
11 12 (1.94%) HBase
12 10 (1.62%) Apache Hive
12 10 (1.62%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (1.13%) Data Mining
16 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
17 5 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 47 (7.62%) JIRA
2 37 (6.00%) Subversion
3 28 (4.54%) Git (software)
4 27 (4.38%) Jenkins
5 24 (3.89%) Artifactory
6 21 (3.40%) Selenium
7 15 (2.43%) Ant
8 14 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (1.62%) Eclipse
10 9 (1.46%) Maven
11 8 (1.30%) Bugzilla
11 8 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (0.97%) NetBeans
13 4 (0.65%) Toad
14 2 (0.32%) JUnit
14 2 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (0.32%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.32%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 95 (15.40%) Finance
2 78 (12.64%) Telecoms
3 56 (9.08%) German Language
4 39 (6.32%) French Language
5 11 (1.78%) Billing
5 11 (1.78%) Marketing
6 9 (1.46%) Banking
7 8 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.97%) Advertising
9 5 (0.81%) Electronics
10 4 (0.65%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.65%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.49%) Back Office
11 3 (0.49%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.32%) Law
12 2 (0.32%) Retail
13 1 (0.16%) Legal
13 1 (0.16%) Military
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (14.26%) Support Engineer
2 70 (11.35%) Analyst
3 60 (9.72%) Linux Engineer
4 56 (9.08%) Developer
4 56 (9.08%) Security Engineer
5 46 (7.46%) Technical Engineer
6 43 (6.97%) Network Engineer
6 43 (6.97%) Technical Support
7 38 (6.16%) Cisco Engineer
8 36 (5.83%) Technical Support Engineer
9 33 (5.35%) Java Developer
9 33 (5.35%) Unix Engineer
10 30 (4.86%) Software Engineer
11 28 (4.54%) Administrator
11 28 (4.54%) Architect
12 27 (4.38%) DBA
12 27 (4.38%) Juniper Engineer
12 27 (4.38%) Linux Support
13 26 (4.21%) Cloud Engineer
13 26 (4.21%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (8.10%) Web Services
2 37 (6.00%) .NET
2 37 (6.00%) HTML
3 33 (5.35%) CSS
4 22 (3.57%) Middleware
5 19 (3.08%) LAMP
6 13 (2.11%) REST
7 12 (1.94%) GWT
7 12 (1.94%) Sass
7 12 (1.94%) Spring
8 11 (1.78%) J2EE
9 10 (1.62%) ELK Stack
9 10 (1.62%) Regular Expression
10 9 (1.46%) JSON
10 9 (1.46%) SOAP
11 7 (1.13%) Hibernate
11 7 (1.13%) Java SE
11 7 (1.13%) JDBC
11 7 (1.13%) ODBC
11 7 (1.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.83%) Data Centre
2 63 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (7.78%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.05%) Client/Server
5 21 (3.40%) EMC VNX
5 21 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (3.40%) Private Cloud
6 18 (2.92%) Clustering
7 15 (2.43%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (2.11%) Public Cloud
9 12 (1.94%) PKI
10 10 (1.62%) Mainframe
10 10 (1.62%) Replication
11 9 (1.46%) NHS
12 8 (1.30%) Cyber Attack
12 8 (1.30%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.30%) Statistics
13 7 (1.13%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
14 6 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 429 (69.53%) Linux
2 290 (47.00%) Windows
3 80 (12.97%) Solaris
4 71 (11.51%) Windows 2000
4 71 (11.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (11.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (7.13%) Windows Server
7 43 (6.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (5.02%) CentOS
9 26 (4.21%) Windows NT
10 11 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.30%) Android
11 8 (1.30%) Debian
12 7 (1.13%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.97%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.81%) AIX
14 5 (0.81%) HPUX
14 5 (0.81%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.81%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (24.47%) ITIL
2 122 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (10.86%) Information Security
4 63 (10.21%) SDLC
5 53 (8.59%) Analytics
6 50 (8.10%) Presales
7 49 (7.94%) Service Management
8 47 (7.62%) Project Management
8 47 (7.62%) Scrum
9 44 (7.13%) Software Engineering
10 41 (6.65%) Risk Management
11 39 (6.32%) Mentoring
12 38 (6.16%) Performance Tuning
13 37 (6.00%) Migration
14 35 (5.67%) BDD
15 34 (5.51%) Service Delivery
15 34 (5.51%) Vulnerability Management
16 33 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (4.38%) Coaching
18 26 (4.21%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 166 (26.90%) SQL
2 126 (20.42%) Java
3 93 (15.07%) Perl
4 87 (14.10%) C++
5 83 (13.45%) Shell Script
6 70 (11.35%) Python
7 49 (7.94%) JavaScript
8 43 (6.97%) PL/SQL
9 41 (6.65%) PowerShell
10 24 (3.89%) Bash Shell
11 22 (3.57%) Ruby
12 20 (3.24%) C#
13 18 (2.92%) C
14 14 (2.27%) VB
15 11 (1.78%) PHP
16 4 (0.65%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.49%) Assembly Language
17 3 (0.49%) COBOL
17 3 (0.49%) PL/1
17 3 (0.49%) REXX
Qualifications
1 82 (13.29%) Degree
2 56 (9.08%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (7.13%) CCNA
4 32 (5.19%) CISSP
5 27 (4.38%) CCNP
6 26 (4.21%) Oracle Certification
7 25 (4.05%) CEH
8 23 (3.73%) CCIE
9 22 (3.57%) OCP
10 19 (3.08%) CCSP
11 17 (2.76%) CCIP
12 15 (2.43%) CCSA
13 11 (1.78%) CISM
14 8 (1.30%) SC Cleared
14 8 (1.30%) Security Cleared
15 7 (1.13%) GCIA
15 7 (1.13%) GCIH
15 7 (1.13%) RHCE
15 7 (1.13%) RHCSA
15 7 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (10.70%) SLA
2 30 (4.86%) QA
3 10 (1.62%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) COBIT
5 2 (0.32%) COSO
5 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 74 (11.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (6.65%) Active Directory
3 40 (6.48%) Oracle RAC
4 30 (4.86%) vSphere
5 23 (3.73%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (3.40%) Hyper-V
7 19 (3.08%) VMware ESX
8 10 (1.62%) HDFS
9 8 (1.30%) Firmware
9 8 (1.30%) Xen
10 6 (0.97%) Samba
10 6 (0.97%) Snort
10 6 (0.97%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.81%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.65%) iptables
12 4 (0.65%) OpenSSH
13 3 (0.49%) Sendmail
14 2 (0.32%) qmail
14 2 (0.32%) Squid
14 2 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 48 (7.78%) Puppet
2 24 (3.89%) SCCM
3 22 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 21 (3.40%) Nagios
5 17 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (2.59%) OpenAM
6 16 (2.59%) WSUS
7 14 (2.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 12 (1.94%) Nmap
9 9 (1.46%) Nessus
10 7 (1.13%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.97%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
12 4 (0.65%) Cisco UCCE
12 4 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (0.65%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.65%) RSA Archer
12 4 (0.65%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
13 3 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 190 (30.79%) Oracle
2 128 (20.75%) Cisco
3 90 (14.59%) VMware
4 75 (12.16%) Red Hat
5 73 (11.83%) CheckPoint
6 72 (11.67%) Juniper
7 64 (10.37%) F5
8 60 (9.72%) Microsoft
9 57 (9.24%) Palo Alto
10 47 (7.62%) Citrix
10 47 (7.62%) Sourcefire
11 46 (7.46%) Blue Coat
11 46 (7.46%) Crossbeam
12 44 (7.13%) EMC
13 37 (6.00%) HP
14 27 (4.38%) Informatica
15 26 (4.21%) NetApp
16 19 (3.08%) Qualys
17 18 (2.92%) Sun
18 17 (2.76%) Sybase
Thatcham, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance + stock options + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Car,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £85,000 to £120,000 per annum Health, Pension, stock
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Training & Development
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bens, Bonus, Stock (Pre-IPO)
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum 20% Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £85000.00 per annum + 85k OTE, Car, Career Plan
Posted: 11 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Netwrix UK Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum Incentive bonus/ uncapped comp plan.
Posted: 16 days ago
Berkshire
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 40000-45000 Per Annum Comprehensive benefits + Car allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Bluebird IT Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago