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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 37 30 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 148 151 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.51% 6.53% 11.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.26% 23.41% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 111 92 203
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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
586 645 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.77% 27.87% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 458 468 593
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 £22,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Reading

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 197 (57.77%) Linux
2 119 (34.90%) Windows
3 98 (28.74%) Oracle
4 91 (26.69%) Firewall
5 83 (24.34%) Java
6 82 (24.05%) SQL
6 82 (24.05%) TCP/IP
7 81 (23.75%) Degree
8 78 (22.87%) Telecoms
9 70 (20.53%) Perl
10 69 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
11 67 (19.65%) Solaris
12 53 (15.54%) Sybase
13 51 (14.96%) Cisco
14 49 (14.37%) Finance
15 45 (13.20%) Shell Script
16 43 (12.61%) Red Hat
16 43 (12.61%) Software Engineering
17 41 (12.02%) SAN
17 41 (12.02%) Microsoft
17 41 (12.02%) SQL Server
18 40 (11.73%) HP
19 37 (10.85%) AIX
19 37 (10.85%) F5
20 36 (10.56%) VMware
21 35 (10.26%) French Language
21 35 (10.26%) Python
22 34 (9.97%) Maven
23 32 (9.38%) Juniper
24 31 (9.09%) SLA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (7.62%) Tomcat
2 25 (7.33%) Apache
3 22 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 18 (5.28%) SharePoint
5 17 (4.99%) JBoss
6 16 (4.69%) Lotus Domino
7 13 (3.81%) WebLogic
8 10 (2.93%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (2.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 8 (2.35%) IIS
9 8 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.47%) IBM Notes
10 5 (1.47%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.17%) Liferay
11 4 (1.17%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (0.88%) CMS
13 2 (0.59%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.29%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.05%) MS Office
3 6 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.88%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.88%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.87%) SaaS
2 3 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.29%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 91 (26.69%) Firewall
2 82 (24.05%) TCP/IP
3 41 (12.02%) SAN
4 28 (8.21%) GSM
4 28 (8.21%) SS7
5 23 (6.74%) DNS
6 22 (6.45%) UMTS
7 21 (6.16%) NAS
8 20 (5.87%) SDH
8 20 (5.87%) VPN
8 20 (5.87%) DWDM
9 16 (4.69%) LDAP
10 15 (4.40%) HTTP
10 15 (4.40%) ATM
11 14 (4.11%) Wireless
11 14 (4.11%) Broadband
11 14 (4.11%) VoIP
12 12 (3.52%) PPP
12 12 (3.52%) GPRS
13 11 (3.23%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.80%) MySQL
2 30 (8.80%) DB2
3 24 (7.04%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.05%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.47%) Informix
8 5 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.47%) MaxDB
9 4 (1.17%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.17%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.88%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 34 (9.97%) Maven
2 29 (8.50%) Git (software)
3 28 (8.21%) Subversion
4 9 (2.64%) ClearCase
4 9 (2.64%) ClearQuest
5 8 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (2.05%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.05%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (1.47%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.17%) Log4j
8 4 (1.17%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.17%) Ant
9 3 (0.88%) Rational Rose
9 3 (0.88%) RequisitePro
10 2 (0.59%) JIRA
10 2 (0.59%) Toad
11 1 (0.29%) TestPartner
11 1 (0.29%) Selenium
General
1 78 (22.87%) Telecoms
2 49 (14.37%) Finance
3 35 (10.26%) French Language
4 31 (9.09%) German Language
4 31 (9.09%) Marketing
5 19 (5.57%) Spanish Language
6 18 (5.28%) Banking
7 4 (1.17%) Billing
7 4 (1.17%) Retail
7 4 (1.17%) Automotive
8 2 (0.59%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.59%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.59%) Legal
8 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 67 (19.65%) Support Engineer
2 52 (15.25%) Technical Support
3 49 (14.37%) Developer
3 49 (14.37%) Technical Engineer
4 48 (14.08%) Technical Support Engineer
5 34 (9.97%) Java Developer
6 24 (7.04%) Security Engineer
7 23 (6.74%) Administrator
7 23 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
8 19 (5.57%) Software Engineer
9 17 (4.99%) Test Automation Engineer
9 17 (4.99%) Automation Engineer
9 17 (4.99%) UNIX Administrator
9 17 (4.99%) Test Engineer
10 16 (4.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 16 (4.69%) Architect
11 15 (4.40%) Analyst
11 15 (4.40%) Network Engineer
12 12 (3.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 12 (3.52%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.04%) Struts
2 23 (6.74%) J2EE
3 21 (6.16%) Spring
4 20 (5.87%) SWT
4 20 (5.87%) Swing
5 16 (4.69%) Hibernate
5 16 (4.69%) Web Services
6 13 (3.81%) XML
7 12 (3.52%) .NET
8 10 (2.93%) Ajax
8 10 (2.93%) HTML
8 10 (2.93%) XSD
8 10 (2.93%) XSL
9 9 (2.64%) JPA
10 8 (2.35%) JSON
11 7 (2.05%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (2.05%) Java SE
11 7 (2.05%) AngularJS
12 6 (1.76%) Java EE
12 6 (1.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.28%) Clustering
4 16 (4.69%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.23%) GIS
5 11 (3.23%) Replication
6 9 (2.64%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.76%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.76%) Celerra
7 6 (1.76%) CMDB
8 5 (1.47%) Open Source
8 5 (1.47%) User Experience
8 5 (1.47%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.17%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.17%) DataPower
10 3 (0.88%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.88%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 197 (57.77%) Linux
2 119 (34.90%) Windows
3 67 (19.65%) Solaris
4 37 (10.85%) AIX
5 29 (8.50%) HPUX
6 26 (7.62%) Windows 2000
7 25 (7.33%) SUSE
8 24 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (4.99%) Mac OS X
11 15 (4.40%) Debian
12 5 (1.47%) Android
12 5 (1.47%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.17%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.88%) CentOS
15 2 (0.59%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.29%) VMS
16 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (12.61%) Software Engineering
3 27 (7.92%) ITIL
3 27 (7.92%) Waterfall
4 24 (7.04%) Service Delivery
5 23 (6.74%) Validation
6 22 (6.45%) TDD
7 20 (5.87%) Test Planning
8 18 (5.28%) Vulnerability Management
9 17 (4.99%) Test Automation
10 16 (4.69%) Multithreading
10 16 (4.69%) Release Management
10 16 (4.69%) Data Management
11 15 (4.40%) UML
11 15 (4.40%) Migration
12 14 (4.11%) Product Marketing
12 14 (4.11%) Change Management
12 14 (4.11%) Project Management
12 14 (4.11%) Mentoring
13 13 (3.81%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 83 (24.34%) Java
2 82 (24.05%) SQL
3 70 (20.53%) Perl
4 45 (13.20%) Shell Script
5 35 (10.26%) Python
6 26 (7.62%) C++
7 23 (6.74%) Ruby
8 20 (5.87%) T-SQL
9 16 (4.69%) C
10 14 (4.11%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.81%) JavaScript
12 10 (2.93%) Bash Shell
13 8 (2.35%) C#
14 6 (1.76%) XPath
14 6 (1.76%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.17%) XQuery
16 3 (0.88%) PHP
17 2 (0.59%) AWK
18 1 (0.29%) Delphi
18 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 81 (23.75%) Degree
2 27 (7.92%) Security Cleared
3 23 (6.74%) CISSP
4 20 (5.87%) CEH
5 18 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (4.99%) SC Cleared
7 14 (4.11%) CCNP
8 12 (3.52%) HNC
8 12 (3.52%) HND
9 8 (2.35%) CCNA
10 7 (2.05%) PhD
10 7 (2.05%) SCSA
11 6 (1.76%) Sun Certification
11 6 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.47%) CCIE
12 5 (1.47%) CCSP
13 4 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (1.17%) MCSE
14 3 (0.88%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.09%) SLA
2 4 (1.17%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) COBIT
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.11%) NDS
3 10 (2.93%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (2.35%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.35%) Firmware
5 7 (2.05%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.88%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.88%) KVM
8 1 (0.29%) Samba
8 1 (0.29%) Snort
8 1 (0.29%) Xen
8 1 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.29%) vCloud
8 1 (0.29%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 18 (5.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 17 (4.99%) Puppet
3 10 (2.93%) OpenAM
4 8 (2.35%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.76%) Nmap
5 6 (1.76%) Nagios
6 5 (1.47%) ARCserve
6 5 (1.47%) Legato
6 5 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 4 (1.17%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.17%) Netcool
7 4 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.59%) vMotion
8 2 (0.59%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.29%) SCCM
9 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 98 (28.74%) Oracle
2 53 (15.54%) Sybase
3 51 (14.96%) Cisco
4 43 (12.61%) Red Hat
5 41 (12.02%) Microsoft
6 40 (11.73%) HP
7 37 (10.85%) F5
8 36 (10.56%) VMware
9 32 (9.38%) Juniper
10 30 (8.80%) CheckPoint
10 30 (8.80%) EMC
11 29 (8.50%) IBM
11 29 (8.50%) Blue Coat
12 23 (6.74%) Sourcefire
13 22 (6.45%) Crossbeam
14 21 (6.16%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 20 (5.87%) Huawei
15 20 (5.87%) Veritas
15 20 (5.87%) Symantec
16 17 (4.99%) Sun
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & Equity
Posted: Yesterday
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £32k, Pension, Health Insurance
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + excellent bens
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ECMWF
Salary: £54,776 per annum
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-58k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40-50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, health, holiday
Posted: 10 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health
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The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, health
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Good benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Symantec
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