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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 17 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unix 139 177 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.07% 8.26% 7.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.35% 30.68% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 81 147 89
Median salary £50,000 £50,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +6.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
458 577 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.19% 26.91% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 350 516 454
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 January 2017.

Unix Salary Histogram in Reading

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 249 (85.57%) Linux
2 127 (43.64%) Windows
3 93 (31.96%) TCP/IP
4 85 (29.21%) Cisco
5 75 (25.77%) Firewall
5 75 (25.77%) F5
6 72 (24.74%) CheckPoint
7 70 (24.05%) Solaris
7 70 (24.05%) Blue Coat
8 66 (22.68%) Python
9 63 (21.65%) Palo Alto
10 59 (20.27%) Juniper
10 59 (20.27%) Risk Management
11 58 (19.93%) ITIL
12 57 (19.59%) Information Security
13 55 (18.90%) Perl
13 55 (18.90%) Windows Server 2008
14 54 (18.56%) Java
15 53 (18.21%) Windows Server 2003
16 49 (16.84%) Windows 2000
17 48 (16.49%) Crossbeam
17 48 (16.49%) Sourcefire
17 48 (16.49%) DevOps
18 47 (16.15%) Bash Shell
19 46 (15.81%) VMware
20 44 (15.12%) Oracle
21 42 (14.43%) Puppet
21 42 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
22 40 (13.75%) German Language
23 38 (13.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 17 (5.84%) IIS
2 16 (5.50%) Apache
3 9 (3.09%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.75%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.41%) JBoss
6 6 (2.06%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.72%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.03%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.03%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.03%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.03%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 20 (6.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.03%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.03%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (10.31%) SaaS
3 20 (6.87%) IaaS
4 8 (2.75%) PaaS
5 4 (1.37%) Office 365
6 3 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.03%) Responsys
6 3 (1.03%) Taleo
7 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 93 (31.96%) TCP/IP
2 75 (25.77%) Firewall
3 28 (9.62%) SSL
4 25 (8.59%) HTTP
5 18 (6.19%) VPN
6 16 (5.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 16 (5.50%) SMTP
7 14 (4.81%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (4.12%) DNS
8 12 (4.12%) Network Security
8 12 (4.12%) SMS
9 10 (3.44%) SAN
10 9 (3.09%) Value-Added Service
10 9 (3.09%) Wireless
11 8 (2.75%) GSM
11 8 (2.75%) SS7
11 8 (2.75%) UMTS
12 7 (2.41%) BGP
13 6 (2.06%) SSH
14 5 (1.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.81%) MySQL
3 9 (3.09%) Hadoop
3 9 (3.09%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.75%) DB2
4 8 (2.75%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.41%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.41%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.03%) OLAP
8 3 (1.03%) OLTP
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (1.03%) VLDB
9 2 (0.69%) Big Data
9 2 (0.69%) Informix
9 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (6.19%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.81%) Cucumber
3 12 (4.12%) Ant
3 12 (4.12%) Eclipse
4 9 (3.09%) Maven
5 8 (2.75%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (2.06%) JIRA
7 5 (1.72%) Subversion
8 3 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.03%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.03%) VersionOne
9 2 (0.69%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (0.69%) Gradle
9 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.69%) WinDbg
10 1 (0.34%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.34%) Trac
General
1 40 (13.75%) German Language
2 28 (9.62%) Finance
3 22 (7.56%) French Language
4 20 (6.87%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.09%) Banking
5 9 (3.09%) Marketing
6 5 (1.72%) Retail
7 4 (1.37%) Billing
8 3 (1.03%) Portuguese Language
8 3 (1.03%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.69%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 65 (22.34%) Linux Engineer
2 56 (19.24%) Security Engineer
3 49 (16.84%) Support Engineer
4 43 (14.78%) Consultant
5 39 (13.40%) Juniper Engineer
6 29 (9.97%) Unix Engineer
7 22 (7.56%) Cisco Engineer
8 21 (7.22%) AWS Engineer
8 21 (7.22%) Cloud Engineer
8 21 (7.22%) DevOps Engineer
9 20 (6.87%) Security Consultant
10 18 (6.19%) Developer
11 17 (5.84%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 17 (5.84%) VAS Engineer
12 16 (5.50%) Analyst
12 16 (5.50%) Architect
12 16 (5.50%) Support Consultant
13 15 (5.15%) Cloud Consultant
14 14 (4.81%) Implementation Engineer
14 14 (4.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.50%) HTML
2 13 (4.47%) CSS
3 12 (4.12%) Ajax
3 12 (4.12%) Web Services
4 10 (3.44%) Spring
5 8 (2.75%) .NET
6 6 (2.06%) Middleware
7 5 (1.72%) LAMP
8 4 (1.37%) XML
9 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.03%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (0.69%) JPA
10 2 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.69%) Regular Expression
10 2 (0.69%) REST
10 2 (0.69%) SAML
10 2 (0.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.56%) Clustering
2 17 (5.84%) Cyber Attack
2 17 (5.84%) Data Centre
3 16 (5.50%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.47%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.72%) Replication
8 4 (1.37%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.37%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.37%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.37%) Physics
8 4 (1.37%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.37%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.03%) Statistics
9 3 (1.03%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.69%) Fintech
11 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 249 (85.57%) Linux
2 127 (43.64%) Windows
3 70 (24.05%) Solaris
4 55 (18.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (18.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (16.84%) Windows 2000
7 38 (13.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (8.25%) Windows Server
9 21 (7.22%) CentOS
10 13 (4.47%) Ubuntu
11 9 (3.09%) Debian
12 6 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.37%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.03%) AIX
14 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.03%) HPUX
14 3 (1.03%) VMS
15 2 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.69%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (20.27%) Risk Management
2 58 (19.93%) ITIL
3 57 (19.59%) Information Security
4 48 (16.49%) DevOps
5 34 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (11.68%) Migration
6 27 (9.28%) Mentoring
7 26 (8.93%) Change Management
8 25 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (7.90%) High Availability
9 23 (7.90%) Scrum
10 22 (7.56%) Kalman Filter
11 21 (7.22%) Open Source
12 20 (6.87%) TDD
13 18 (6.19%) BDD
14 17 (5.84%) Software Engineering
15 16 (5.50%) Cybersecurity
15 16 (5.50%) Data Loss Prevention
15 16 (5.50%) Multithreading
16 15 (5.15%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 66 (22.68%) Python
2 55 (18.90%) Perl
3 54 (18.56%) Java
4 47 (16.15%) Bash Shell
5 38 (13.06%) SQL
6 26 (8.93%) C++
7 25 (8.59%) Shell Script
8 24 (8.25%) JavaScript
9 16 (5.50%) PL/SQL
9 16 (5.50%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.75%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.06%) PHP
11 6 (2.06%) Ruby
12 4 (1.37%) C
12 4 (1.37%) Tcl
13 3 (1.03%) C#
14 1 (0.34%) Go
14 1 (0.34%) Groovy
14 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (7.56%) Degree
2 20 (6.87%) AWS Certification
3 17 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (5.15%) CCNA
5 12 (4.12%) Security Cleared
6 11 (3.78%) CCIE
7 10 (3.44%) CISSP
8 9 (3.09%) CCIP
8 9 (3.09%) CCNP
8 9 (3.09%) CCSA
8 9 (3.09%) CCSP
8 9 (3.09%) CISM
8 9 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.06%) HNC
9 6 (2.06%) HND
9 6 (2.06%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.72%) ISSAP
11 4 (1.37%) CEH
11 4 (1.37%) MCSE
11 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.22%) SLA
2 9 (3.09%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.03%) COBIT
3 3 (1.03%) COSO
3 3 (1.03%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 31 (10.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (5.15%) VMware ESX
3 13 (4.47%) Firmware
4 11 (3.78%) Active Directory
5 8 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (2.06%) XenServer
7 5 (1.72%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.03%) Docker
8 3 (1.03%) iptables
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.03%) vSphere
8 3 (1.03%) Xen
9 2 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
1 42 (14.43%) Puppet
2 14 (4.81%) Ansible
3 11 (3.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (2.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (2.41%) Salt
6 5 (1.72%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (1.72%) vMotion
6 5 (1.72%) WSUS
7 4 (1.37%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (1.37%) Nmap
7 4 (1.37%) Terraform
8 3 (1.03%) collectd
8 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 3 (1.03%) Graphite
8 3 (1.03%) Nagios
8 3 (1.03%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 85 (29.21%) Cisco
2 75 (25.77%) F5
3 72 (24.74%) CheckPoint
4 70 (24.05%) Blue Coat
5 63 (21.65%) Palo Alto
6 59 (20.27%) Juniper
7 48 (16.49%) Crossbeam
7 48 (16.49%) Sourcefire
8 46 (15.81%) VMware
9 44 (15.12%) Oracle
10 32 (11.00%) Microsoft
11 30 (10.31%) Red Hat
12 27 (9.28%) HP
13 18 (6.19%) Sun
14 17 (5.84%) IBM
15 10 (3.44%) Citrix
15 10 (3.44%) EMC
16 9 (3.09%) NetApp
17 8 (2.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
17 8 (2.75%) TIBCO
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