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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 14 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 208 153 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.62% 6.75% 5.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.28% 23.65% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 160 112 81
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
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
625 647 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.92% 28.53% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 543 486 520
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 June 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Reading

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 274 (73.26%) Linux
2 179 (47.86%) Windows
3 103 (27.54%) Firewall
4 96 (25.67%) Oracle
5 93 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (24.06%) Java
7 82 (21.93%) TCP/IP
8 81 (21.66%) SQL
9 80 (21.39%) C++
9 80 (21.39%) SQL Server
10 66 (17.65%) ITIL
11 62 (16.58%) Finance
12 60 (16.04%) MySQL
13 59 (15.78%) Cisco
14 57 (15.24%) Solaris
14 57 (15.24%) Analytics
15 51 (13.64%) CheckPoint
15 51 (13.64%) Windows 2000
16 50 (13.37%) Scrum
17 49 (13.10%) Juniper
18 46 (12.30%) Red Hat
18 46 (12.30%) Perl
18 46 (12.30%) SDLC
19 44 (11.76%) Degree
20 42 (11.23%) JIRA
20 42 (11.23%) F5
21 41 (10.96%) Software Engineering
22 40 (10.70%) Windows Server 2008
22 40 (10.70%) Presales
23 39 (10.43%) BDD

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 35 (9.36%) Apache
2 31 (8.29%) Tomcat
3 25 (6.68%) JBoss
4 19 (5.08%) WebSphere
5 15 (4.01%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (4.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 14 (3.74%) Apache Spark
7 12 (3.21%) WebLogic
8 11 (2.94%) OpenStack
9 10 (2.67%) IIS
10 7 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.87%) MS Exchange
11 5 (1.34%) Apache Pig
11 5 (1.34%) IBM Domino
12 4 (1.07%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.27%) CMS
14 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.34%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 35 (9.36%) Amazon AWS
1 35 (9.36%) SaaS
2 14 (3.74%) IaaS
3 5 (1.34%) Office 365
3 5 (1.34%) PaaS
4 4 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.27%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 103 (27.54%) Firewall
2 82 (21.93%) TCP/IP
3 39 (10.43%) HTTP
4 32 (8.56%) SAN
5 25 (6.68%) VPN
6 23 (6.15%) DNS
7 21 (5.61%) LDAP
8 19 (5.08%) Wireless
9 18 (4.81%) Internet
9 18 (4.81%) NAS
9 18 (4.81%) SMTP
10 16 (4.28%) UMTS
11 15 (4.01%) GSM
11 15 (4.01%) SSH
12 14 (3.74%) 3GPP
12 14 (3.74%) ATM
12 14 (3.74%) CDMA
12 14 (3.74%) GPRS
12 14 (3.74%) ISDN
12 14 (3.74%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (21.39%) SQL Server
2 60 (16.04%) MySQL
3 29 (7.75%) Relational Database
4 24 (6.42%) QlikView
4 24 (6.42%) RDBMS
5 14 (3.74%) Apache Hive
5 14 (3.74%) Hadoop
5 14 (3.74%) HBase
6 9 (2.41%) Data Mining
7 8 (2.14%) DB2
8 7 (1.87%) Big Data
8 7 (1.87%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.34%) PowerCenter
9 5 (1.34%) Sqoop
10 4 (1.07%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.53%) MS Access
12 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (11.23%) JIRA
2 33 (8.82%) Subversion
3 24 (6.42%) Artifactory
3 24 (6.42%) Jenkins
4 20 (5.35%) Git (software)
5 14 (3.74%) Selenium
6 13 (3.48%) Eclipse
7 12 (3.21%) Ant
7 12 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.14%) NetBeans
9 7 (1.87%) Bugzilla
9 7 (1.87%) Maven
10 2 (0.53%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (16.58%) Finance
2 38 (10.16%) German Language
3 36 (9.63%) Telecoms
4 28 (7.49%) French Language
5 11 (2.94%) Billing
6 10 (2.67%) Banking
7 5 (1.34%) Marketing
7 5 (1.34%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.07%) Advertising
8 4 (1.07%) Back Office
8 4 (1.07%) Retail
9 3 (0.80%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.53%) Military
11 1 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 56 (14.97%) Analyst
2 55 (14.71%) Security Engineer
3 54 (14.44%) Linux Engineer
4 51 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 38 (10.16%) Developer
6 34 (9.09%) Network Engineer
7 30 (8.02%) Software Engineer
7 30 (8.02%) Unix Engineer
8 28 (7.49%) Applications Support
8 28 (7.49%) Juniper Engineer
9 27 (7.22%) Web Engineer
10 25 (6.68%) Linux Support
11 24 (6.42%) Technical Support
12 23 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
13 22 (5.88%) Java Engineer
13 22 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
13 22 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
13 22 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
14 21 (5.61%) Unix Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.82%) Web Services
2 32 (8.56%) HTML
3 29 (7.75%) .NET
4 19 (5.08%) LAMP
5 17 (4.55%) CSS
6 11 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 11 (2.94%) STL
7 10 (2.67%) Middleware
8 9 (2.41%) Java SE
8 9 (2.41%) JDBC
8 9 (2.41%) JSON
8 9 (2.41%) ODBC
8 9 (2.41%) REST
9 8 (2.14%) XML
10 7 (1.87%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (1.60%) J2EE
12 5 (1.34%) Kafka
13 4 (1.07%) CSS3
13 4 (1.07%) LESS
13 4 (1.07%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.29%) Data Centre
2 24 (6.42%) Client/Server
3 20 (5.35%) Clustering
4 13 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.21%) Cyber Attack
6 9 (2.41%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.60%) Replication
9 4 (1.07%) EMC VNX
9 4 (1.07%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.80%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.80%) Statistics
11 2 (0.53%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.53%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.53%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.27%) PKI
12 1 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 274 (73.26%) Linux
2 179 (47.86%) Windows
3 57 (15.24%) Solaris
4 51 (13.64%) Windows 2000
5 40 (10.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (4.01%) Windows NT
9 12 (3.21%) Ubuntu
10 11 (2.94%) Windows Server
11 8 (2.14%) CentOS
11 8 (2.14%) Debian
12 6 (1.60%) AIX
12 6 (1.60%) HPUX
12 6 (1.60%) SUSE
13 4 (1.07%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.80%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (17.65%) ITIL
3 57 (15.24%) Analytics
4 50 (13.37%) Scrum
5 46 (12.30%) SDLC
6 41 (10.96%) Software Engineering
7 40 (10.70%) Presales
8 39 (10.43%) BDD
9 31 (8.29%) Multithreading
9 31 (8.29%) SOA
10 30 (8.02%) Project Management
11 26 (6.95%) OO
11 26 (6.95%) OOP
11 26 (6.95%) TDD
12 25 (6.68%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (6.68%) Information Security
13 24 (6.42%) High Availability
14 23 (6.15%) Data Management
14 23 (6.15%) Service Delivery
15 22 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 90 (24.06%) Java
2 81 (21.66%) SQL
3 80 (21.39%) C++
4 46 (12.30%) Perl
5 36 (9.63%) Shell Script
6 29 (7.75%) JavaScript
7 26 (6.95%) Python
8 22 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 18 (4.81%) Bash Shell
10 17 (4.55%) PL/SQL
11 15 (4.01%) VB
12 14 (3.74%) C#
13 12 (3.21%) PHP
14 11 (2.94%) C
14 11 (2.94%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.07%) Ruby
15 4 (1.07%) Tcl
16 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (11.76%) Degree
2 34 (9.09%) CISSP
3 29 (7.75%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (5.88%) CCNA
5 19 (5.08%) CCNP
6 18 (4.81%) CCIP
6 18 (4.81%) CEH
7 17 (4.55%) CCIE
7 17 (4.55%) CCSP
8 15 (4.01%) CISM
9 14 (3.74%) CCSA
10 11 (2.94%) GCIA
10 11 (2.94%) GCIH
10 11 (2.94%) ISSAP
10 11 (2.94%) SC Cleared
10 11 (2.94%) Security Cleared
11 7 (1.87%) SSCP
12 3 (0.80%) CompTIA Security+
12 3 (0.80%) JNCIA
12 3 (0.80%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.09%) SLA
2 13 (3.48%) PCI DSS
2 13 (3.48%) QA
3 8 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.27%) COBIT
5 1 (0.27%) COSO
System Software
1 30 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.01%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (3.74%) HDFS
3 14 (3.74%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.67%) Firmware
5 6 (1.60%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.60%) vSphere
6 5 (1.34%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.80%) Snort
9 2 (0.53%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.53%) iptables
9 2 (0.53%) KVM
9 2 (0.53%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.27%) Postfix
10 1 (0.27%) qmail
10 1 (0.27%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (5.08%) Puppet
2 15 (4.01%) OpenAM
3 6 (1.60%) WSUS
4 5 (1.34%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (1.34%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.34%) yum
5 4 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.07%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (1.07%) SCCM
6 3 (0.80%) Nmap
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.53%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.27%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.27%) Legato
Vendors
1 96 (25.67%) Oracle
2 59 (15.78%) Cisco
3 51 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 49 (13.10%) Juniper
5 46 (12.30%) Red Hat
6 42 (11.23%) F5
7 39 (10.43%) Microsoft
8 37 (9.89%) Palo Alto
8 37 (9.89%) VMware
9 29 (7.75%) Informatica
10 27 (7.22%) Sun
11 25 (6.68%) Citrix
12 20 (5.35%) Sybase
13 19 (5.08%) HP
14 18 (4.81%) Blue Coat
14 18 (4.81%) Crossbeam
14 18 (4.81%) Sourcefire
15 14 (3.74%) Huawei
16 13 (3.48%) EMC
16 13 (3.48%) NetApp
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