The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 34 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 170 203 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.77% 8.15% 13.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.91% 29.04% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 121 133 211
Average salary £49,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
656 699 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.14% 28.05% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 499 536 570
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Reading

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 185 (53.01%) Linux
2 118 (33.81%) Windows
3 114 (32.66%) Oracle
4 101 (28.94%) SQL
5 86 (24.64%) Degree
6 85 (24.36%) Firewall
7 84 (24.07%) Telecoms
8 83 (23.78%) Java
9 72 (20.63%) TCP/IP
10 69 (19.77%) Solaris
11 68 (19.48%) Perl
12 64 (18.34%) Sybase
13 63 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
14 50 (14.33%) HP
15 47 (13.47%) Shell Script
15 47 (13.47%) Microsoft
16 44 (12.61%) Finance
16 44 (12.61%) SAN
16 44 (12.61%) Red Hat
17 42 (12.03%) Cisco
18 41 (11.75%) Marketing
19 40 (11.46%) Software Engineering
19 40 (11.46%) AIX
20 39 (11.17%) SQL Server
20 39 (11.17%) IBM
20 39 (11.17%) VMware
21 37 (10.60%) SS7
22 36 (10.32%) Maven
23 35 (10.03%) GSM
24 33 (9.46%) DB2

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 29 (8.31%) Tomcat
2 28 (8.02%) WebSphere
3 24 (6.88%) Apache
4 22 (6.30%) SharePoint
5 20 (5.73%) Lotus Domino
5 20 (5.73%) JBoss
6 14 (4.01%) WebLogic
7 11 (3.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 11 (3.15%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.43%) IBM Notes
9 5 (1.43%) Joomla!
10 4 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.15%) IIS
10 4 (1.15%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.15%) Liferay
11 2 (0.57%) CMS
11 2 (0.57%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.57%) nginx
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 20 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.44%) MS Office
3 11 (3.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.57%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.16%) SaaS
2 3 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (24.36%) Firewall
2 72 (20.63%) TCP/IP
3 44 (12.61%) SAN
4 37 (10.60%) SS7
5 35 (10.03%) GSM
6 32 (9.17%) UMTS
7 24 (6.88%) SDH
7 24 (6.88%) DWDM
8 22 (6.30%) ATM
9 21 (6.02%) NAS
10 20 (5.73%) GPRS
10 20 (5.73%) VPN
10 20 (5.73%) DNS
11 19 (5.44%) 3GPP
11 19 (5.44%) WCDMA
11 19 (5.44%) Wireless
12 18 (5.16%) PPP
13 17 (4.87%) LDAP
14 16 (4.58%) VoIP
15 14 (4.01%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 33 (9.46%) DB2
3 31 (8.88%) MySQL
4 26 (7.45%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.30%) Oracle Database
6 12 (3.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.01%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.43%) Informix
10 5 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.43%) MaxDB
11 4 (1.15%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (1.15%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.86%) CouchDB
12 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 36 (10.32%) Maven
2 33 (9.46%) Subversion
3 30 (8.60%) Git (software)
4 17 (4.87%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (2.87%) ClearCase
5 10 (2.87%) ClearQuest
6 9 (2.58%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.15%) RequisitePro
7 4 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (1.15%) Log4j
7 4 (1.15%) Ant
7 4 (1.15%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.15%) Rational Rose
7 4 (1.15%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.57%) Toad
8 2 (0.57%) JIRA
9 1 (0.29%) Selenium
9 1 (0.29%) TestPartner
General
1 84 (24.07%) Telecoms
2 44 (12.61%) Finance
3 41 (11.75%) Marketing
4 31 (8.88%) French Language
5 24 (6.88%) German Language
6 23 (6.59%) Spanish Language
7 17 (4.87%) Banking
8 7 (2.01%) Retail
9 4 (1.15%) Billing
9 4 (1.15%) Automotive
10 3 (0.86%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.57%) Legal
11 2 (0.57%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.29%) Back Office
12 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 74 (21.20%) Support Engineer
2 56 (16.05%) Technical Support
3 53 (15.19%) Technical Engineer
4 52 (14.90%) Technical Support Engineer
5 46 (13.18%) Developer
6 33 (9.46%) Java Developer
7 22 (6.30%) Administrator
7 22 (6.30%) Network Engineer
8 21 (6.02%) Security Engineer
9 19 (5.44%) UNIX Administrator
10 18 (5.16%) Systems Administrator
11 17 (4.87%) Test Engineer
11 17 (4.87%) Automation Engineer
11 17 (4.87%) Test Automation Engineer
12 16 (4.58%) Software Engineer
13 14 (4.01%) Architect
13 14 (4.01%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 13 (3.72%) Consultant
15 11 (3.15%) Analyst
15 11 (3.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.74%) J2EE
2 24 (6.88%) Struts
3 20 (5.73%) Swing
3 20 (5.73%) Spring
3 20 (5.73%) SWT
4 18 (5.16%) XML
5 14 (4.01%) HTML
5 14 (4.01%) Ajax
5 14 (4.01%) Hibernate
6 13 (3.72%) .NET
7 10 (2.87%) Web Services
7 10 (2.87%) XSD
7 10 (2.87%) XSL
8 9 (2.58%) JSP
9 8 (2.29%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (2.29%) JSON
10 7 (2.01%) JPA
10 7 (2.01%) Java SE
10 7 (2.01%) AngularJS
11 6 (1.72%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.88%) Computer Science
3 20 (5.73%) Clustering
4 14 (4.01%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.15%) Replication
6 9 (2.58%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.01%) GIS
8 6 (1.72%) Celerra
8 6 (1.72%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.43%) CMDB
9 5 (1.43%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.43%) Open Source
9 5 (1.43%) User Experience
10 4 (1.15%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.15%) DataPower
11 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.86%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.57%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.57%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 185 (53.01%) Linux
2 118 (33.81%) Windows
3 69 (19.77%) Solaris
4 40 (11.46%) AIX
5 31 (8.88%) HPUX
6 27 (7.74%) SUSE
7 23 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (6.59%) Windows 2000
8 18 (5.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (5.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (4.87%) Mac OS X
10 15 (4.30%) Debian
11 7 (2.01%) Windows NT
12 4 (1.15%) Android
12 4 (1.15%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (11.46%) Software Engineering
3 29 (8.31%) Service Delivery
4 27 (7.74%) Waterfall
5 24 (6.88%) ITIL
6 23 (6.59%) Validation
7 22 (6.30%) TDD
8 21 (6.02%) Change Management
8 21 (6.02%) Product Marketing
9 20 (5.73%) Test Planning
10 19 (5.44%) Data Management
11 17 (4.87%) Test Automation
12 16 (4.58%) Multithreading
13 14 (4.01%) Release Management
13 14 (4.01%) Mentoring
14 13 (3.72%) Coaching
14 13 (3.72%) Vulnerability Management
14 13 (3.72%) UML
14 13 (3.72%) Project Management
15 12 (3.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 101 (28.94%) SQL
2 83 (23.78%) Java
3 68 (19.48%) Perl
4 47 (13.47%) Shell Script
5 31 (8.88%) Python
6 24 (6.88%) C++
7 22 (6.30%) Ruby
8 20 (5.73%) T-SQL
9 19 (5.44%) PowerShell
10 17 (4.87%) C
10 17 (4.87%) JavaScript
11 8 (2.29%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.72%) XPath
12 6 (1.72%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.43%) VBA
13 5 (1.43%) PHP
13 5 (1.43%) C#
13 5 (1.43%) Delphi
13 5 (1.43%) Pascal
14 4 (1.15%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 86 (24.64%) Degree
2 27 (7.74%) Security Cleared
3 21 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (5.73%) SC Cleared
5 18 (5.16%) CISSP
5 18 (5.16%) CCNP
6 17 (4.87%) HNC
6 17 (4.87%) HND
7 15 (4.30%) CEH
8 12 (3.44%) SCSA
8 12 (3.44%) CCNA
9 11 (3.15%) Sun Certification
10 6 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.72%) CCIE
10 6 (1.72%) CCSP
11 5 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (1.15%) PhD
12 4 (1.15%) ISEB
13 3 (0.86%) CCDP
13 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.16%) SLA
2 6 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (6.02%) NDS
2 17 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.15%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (2.01%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.72%) Active Directory
5 6 (1.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (1.43%) Firmware
7 4 (1.15%) KVM
8 3 (0.86%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.29%) Snort
9 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (6.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (4.58%) Puppet
3 11 (3.15%) OpenAM
4 7 (2.01%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.43%) Legato
5 5 (1.43%) ARCserve
5 5 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 4 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (1.15%) Nagios
6 4 (1.15%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.86%) Netcool
8 2 (0.57%) Nmap
8 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.57%) vMotion
9 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.29%) collectd
9 1 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 114 (32.66%) Oracle
2 64 (18.34%) Sybase
3 50 (14.33%) HP
4 47 (13.47%) Microsoft
5 44 (12.61%) Red Hat
6 42 (12.03%) Cisco
7 39 (11.17%) IBM
7 39 (11.17%) VMware
8 33 (9.46%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 31 (8.88%) F5
10 28 (8.02%) Huawei
11 27 (7.74%) EMC
12 26 (7.45%) Sun
13 25 (7.16%) Juniper
13 25 (7.16%) Veritas
14 23 (6.59%) CheckPoint
14 23 (6.59%) Blue Coat
15 21 (6.02%) TIBCO
16 19 (5.44%) Symantec
17 17 (4.87%) Sourcefire
Reading, Berkshire
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SCC
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago