The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Unix Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Support
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 105 151 141
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.045% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.048% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1351 2087 2233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.05% 94.61% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1626 1493
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Unix Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Unix Support in the job title.

Unix Support Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Unix Support
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Support across the Reading region.

Unix Support Salary Trend in Reading

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Unix Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Unix Support in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (88.89%) Solaris
3 7 (77.78%) Clustering
3 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) VMware
5 5 (55.56%) HP
6 4 (44.44%) Sun
7 3 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 3 (33.33%) vSphere
7 3 (33.33%) Foundry
7 3 (33.33%) tcpdump
7 3 (33.33%) snoop
7 3 (33.33%) Network Management
7 3 (33.33%) iptables
7 3 (33.33%) Network Security
7 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (33.33%) Egenera
7 3 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (33.33%) F5
7 3 (33.33%) FWSM
7 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (33.33%) Change Management
7 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (33.33%) Web Development
7 3 (33.33%) Wireshark

Unix Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (33.33%) FWSM
1 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (33.33%) Network Security
1 3 (33.33%) snoop
1 3 (33.33%) tcpdump
1 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Informix
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) Solaris
3 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (33.33%) HPUX
5 2 (22.22%) CentOS
5 2 (22.22%) Debian
5 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
6 1 (11.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 3 (33.33%) Network Management
1 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Firmware
2 3 (33.33%) iptables
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 2 (22.22%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (11.11%) Legato
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Sun
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Egenera
5 3 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) F5
5 3 (33.33%) Foundry
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Sybase
6 2 (22.22%) CommVault
6 2 (22.22%) NetApp
6 2 (22.22%) Veeam
6 2 (22.22%) Veritas
7 1 (11.11%) arcserve
7 1 (11.11%) Hitachi
7 1 (11.11%) IBM