The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 11 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unix 216 137 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.05% 6.02% 5.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.56% 21.68% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 157 97 84
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
Unix
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
625 632 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.86% 27.77% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 528 475 507
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Unix
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Unix Salary Trend in Reading

Unix
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Reading

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Unix.

1 300 (74.26%) Linux
2 186 (46.04%) Windows
3 112 (27.72%) Firewall
4 106 (26.24%) Oracle
5 101 (25.00%) Java
6 99 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
7 92 (22.77%) TCP/IP
8 87 (21.53%) C++
9 83 (20.54%) SQL
10 80 (19.80%) SQL Server
11 71 (17.57%) Solaris
12 69 (17.08%) ITIL
13 66 (16.34%) Cisco
14 62 (15.35%) MySQL
15 61 (15.10%) Finance
16 58 (14.36%) CheckPoint
17 57 (14.11%) Perl
17 57 (14.11%) Windows 2000
17 57 (14.11%) Analytics
18 54 (13.37%) Juniper
19 53 (13.12%) Red Hat
20 52 (12.87%) Scrum
21 51 (12.62%) F5
22 48 (11.88%) Windows Server 2008
23 47 (11.63%) Degree
23 47 (11.63%) SDLC
24 46 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 44 (10.89%) Software Engineering
25 44 (10.89%) Palo Alto
26 43 (10.64%) Presales

Unix
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 42 (10.40%) Apache
2 36 (8.91%) Tomcat
3 28 (6.93%) JBoss
4 21 (5.20%) WebSphere
5 15 (3.71%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (3.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 14 (3.47%) Apache Spark
6 14 (3.47%) WebLogic
7 13 (3.22%) IIS
8 9 (2.23%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (1.73%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.49%) MQSeries
11 5 (1.24%) Apache Pig
11 5 (1.24%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.50%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.25%) CMS
13 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.24%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.90%) SaaS
2 34 (8.42%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.21%) IaaS
4 7 (1.73%) PaaS
5 6 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.24%) Office 365
7 1 (0.25%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 112 (27.72%) Firewall
2 92 (22.77%) TCP/IP
3 39 (9.65%) HTTP
4 36 (8.91%) SAN
5 25 (6.19%) DNS
5 25 (6.19%) VPN
6 23 (5.69%) LDAP
7 20 (4.95%) NAS
7 20 (4.95%) SMTP
7 20 (4.95%) Wireless
8 17 (4.21%) Internet
9 16 (3.96%) SSH
9 16 (3.96%) UMTS
10 15 (3.71%) GSM
11 14 (3.47%) 3GPP
11 14 (3.47%) CDMA
11 14 (3.47%) GPRS
11 14 (3.47%) ISDN
11 14 (3.47%) PSTN
11 14 (3.47%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (19.80%) SQL Server
2 62 (15.35%) MySQL
3 29 (7.18%) Relational Database
4 24 (5.94%) QlikView
4 24 (5.94%) RDBMS
5 14 (3.47%) Apache Hive
5 14 (3.47%) Hadoop
5 14 (3.47%) HBase
6 9 (2.23%) Data Mining
6 9 (2.23%) DB2
7 7 (1.73%) Big Data
7 7 (1.73%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.24%) PowerCenter
8 5 (1.24%) Sqoop
9 4 (0.99%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.50%) MS Access
11 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (9.65%) JIRA
2 36 (8.91%) Subversion
3 24 (5.94%) Artifactory
3 24 (5.94%) Jenkins
4 17 (4.21%) Git (software)
5 16 (3.96%) Eclipse
6 12 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (2.72%) Ant
7 11 (2.72%) Selenium
8 8 (1.98%) NetBeans
9 4 (0.99%) Bugzilla
9 4 (0.99%) Maven
10 2 (0.50%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.25%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (15.10%) Finance
2 43 (10.64%) German Language
3 40 (9.90%) Telecoms
4 32 (7.92%) French Language
5 12 (2.97%) Banking
6 11 (2.72%) Billing
7 5 (1.24%) Marketing
8 4 (0.99%) Advertising
8 4 (0.99%) Back Office
8 4 (0.99%) Retail
8 4 (0.99%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.50%) Military
9 2 (0.50%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 70 (17.33%) Linux Engineer
2 64 (15.84%) Security Engineer
3 57 (14.11%) Analyst
4 51 (12.62%) Support Engineer
5 41 (10.15%) Unix Engineer
6 39 (9.65%) Developer
7 35 (8.66%) Juniper Engineer
8 34 (8.42%) Software Engineer
9 33 (8.17%) Network Engineer
10 31 (7.67%) Applications Support
10 31 (7.67%) Systems Engineer
11 30 (7.43%) Web Engineer
12 29 (7.18%) Linux Support
13 26 (6.44%) Java Engineer
13 26 (6.44%) Unix Linux Engineer
14 25 (6.19%) C++ Software Engineer
15 24 (5.94%) Java Software Engineer
15 24 (5.94%) Unix Security Engineer
16 21 (5.20%) Security Analyst
16 21 (5.20%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (9.16%) HTML
2 34 (8.42%) Web Services
3 28 (6.93%) .NET
4 24 (5.94%) LAMP
5 20 (4.95%) CSS
6 12 (2.97%) Middleware
7 11 (2.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 11 (2.72%) STL
8 10 (2.48%) XML
9 9 (2.23%) Java SE
9 9 (2.23%) JDBC
9 9 (2.23%) JSON
9 9 (2.23%) ODBC
9 9 (2.23%) REST
9 9 (2.23%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (1.73%) Ajax
11 6 (1.49%) J2EE
12 5 (1.24%) Kafka
13 4 (0.99%) LESS
13 4 (0.99%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.67%) Clustering
2 29 (7.18%) Data Centre
3 24 (5.94%) Client/Server
4 17 (4.21%) Cyber Attack
5 16 (3.96%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.48%) Replication
7 9 (2.23%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (0.99%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.99%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (0.99%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.74%) EMC VNX
10 3 (0.74%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.74%) Statistics
11 2 (0.50%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.25%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.25%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.25%) PKI
12 1 (0.25%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 300 (74.26%) Linux
2 186 (46.04%) Windows
3 71 (17.57%) Solaris
4 57 (14.11%) Windows 2000
5 48 (11.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (4.21%) Ubuntu
9 15 (3.71%) Windows NT
10 14 (3.47%) Windows Server
11 11 (2.72%) CentOS
11 11 (2.72%) Debian
12 9 (2.23%) AIX
13 8 (1.98%) HPUX
13 8 (1.98%) SUSE
14 6 (1.49%) Windows 7
15 5 (1.24%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.25%) VMS
16 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (17.08%) ITIL
3 57 (14.11%) Analytics
4 52 (12.87%) Scrum
5 47 (11.63%) SDLC
6 44 (10.89%) Software Engineering
7 43 (10.64%) Presales
8 42 (10.40%) BDD
9 34 (8.42%) Multithreading
10 33 (8.17%) SOA
11 32 (7.92%) Data Loss Prevention
11 32 (7.92%) TDD
12 30 (7.43%) Information Security
12 30 (7.43%) OOP
13 28 (6.93%) Project Management
14 27 (6.68%) High Availability
15 26 (6.44%) Configuration Management
15 26 (6.44%) Data Management
15 26 (6.44%) OO
16 25 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 101 (25.00%) Java
2 87 (21.53%) C++
3 83 (20.54%) SQL
4 57 (14.11%) Perl
5 40 (9.90%) Shell Script
6 33 (8.17%) JavaScript
7 32 (7.92%) Python
8 26 (6.44%) Bash Shell
9 22 (5.45%) PowerShell
10 19 (4.70%) PL/SQL
11 16 (3.96%) C
12 14 (3.47%) C#
12 14 (3.47%) PHP
12 14 (3.47%) T-SQL
12 14 (3.47%) VB
13 6 (1.49%) Tcl
14 3 (0.74%) Ruby
15 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (11.63%) Degree
2 35 (8.66%) CISSP
3 28 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (5.45%) CCNA
5 19 (4.70%) CCNP
6 18 (4.46%) CCIP
6 18 (4.46%) CISM
7 16 (3.96%) CCIE
7 16 (3.96%) CCSP
7 16 (3.96%) CEH
8 15 (3.71%) SC Cleared
8 15 (3.71%) Security Cleared
9 14 (3.47%) CCSA
10 13 (3.22%) ISSAP
11 11 (2.72%) GCIA
11 11 (2.72%) GCIH
12 7 (1.73%) SSCP
13 5 (1.24%) RHCE
13 5 (1.24%) SCSA
13 5 (1.24%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.41%) SLA
2 13 (3.22%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.97%) QA
4 8 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) COBIT
6 1 (0.25%) COSO
System Software
1 33 (8.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (4.46%) Firmware
3 15 (3.71%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (3.47%) HDFS
5 11 (2.72%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.98%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.73%) vSphere
8 5 (1.24%) Active Directory
9 4 (0.99%) DFS Replication
9 4 (0.99%) iptables
9 4 (0.99%) KVM
9 4 (0.99%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.74%) Snort
10 3 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.50%) Postfix
11 2 (0.50%) qmail
11 2 (0.50%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (5.20%) Puppet
2 15 (3.71%) OpenAM
3 8 (1.98%) NetBackup
3 8 (1.98%) yum
4 7 (1.73%) WSUS
5 6 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (1.24%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (0.99%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.99%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (0.74%) SCCM
9 2 (0.50%) Nmap
10 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.25%) Legato
Vendors
1 106 (26.24%) Oracle
2 66 (16.34%) Cisco
3 58 (14.36%) CheckPoint
4 54 (13.37%) Juniper
5 53 (13.12%) Red Hat
6 51 (12.62%) F5
7 44 (10.89%) Palo Alto
8 43 (10.64%) Microsoft
9 41 (10.15%) VMware
10 36 (8.91%) Sun
11 29 (7.18%) Informatica
12 27 (6.68%) HP
13 26 (6.44%) Citrix
14 23 (5.69%) Blue Coat
15 22 (5.45%) Sybase
16 21 (5.20%) Crossbeam
16 21 (5.20%) Sourcefire
17 14 (3.47%) Huawei
18 12 (2.97%) EMC
18 12 (2.97%) IBM
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