The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Support in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Support
Rank 131 124 137
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support 8 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.70% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.74% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 5
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +15.94%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2324 2015 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.11% 94.38% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1614 1960
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
UNIX Support
Berkshire

UNIX Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Support in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited UNIX Support in their job title 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 with UNIX Support in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) AIX
2 11 (91.67%) HPUX
2 11 (91.67%) Solaris
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) EMC
3 9 (75.00%) Veritas
3 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (75.00%) SUSE
3 9 (75.00%) Replication
4 8 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (66.67%) ARCserve
4 8 (66.67%) NetApp
4 8 (66.67%) Firewall
5 6 (50.00%) SAN
6 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
6 5 (41.67%) NAS
7 4 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (33.33%) Celerra
7 4 (33.33%) MaxDB
7 4 (33.33%) Data Management
7 4 (33.33%) Lotus
7 4 (33.33%) Legato
7 4 (33.33%) MySQL
7 4 (33.33%) Windows
7 4 (33.33%) Sybase
7 4 (33.33%) DB2
7 4 (33.33%) SAP
7 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes

UNIX Support
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited UNIX Support in their job title 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 with UNIX Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MaxDB
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
1 4 (33.33%) Informix
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) German Language
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
3 1 (8.33%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Replication
2 4 (33.33%) Celerra
3 2 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) AIX
2 11 (91.67%) HPUX
2 11 (91.67%) Solaris
3 9 (75.00%) SUSE
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) IRIX
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) ARCserve
2 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
3 4 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (33.33%) Legato
4 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
1 9 (75.00%) EMC
1 9 (75.00%) Veritas
1 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (66.67%) NetApp
3 4 (33.33%) Lotus
3 4 (33.33%) Sybase
3 4 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) Sun
5 1 (8.33%) Hitachi
5 1 (8.33%) HP