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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 36 38 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 155 136 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.82% 5.56% 9.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.88% 19.37% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 113 81 166
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
649 702 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.54% 28.68% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 488 507 606
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 30 June 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Reading

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 213 (65.74%) Linux
2 108 (33.33%) Windows
3 96 (29.63%) Firewall
4 95 (29.32%) Oracle
5 92 (28.40%) TCP/IP
6 78 (24.07%) Java
6 78 (24.07%) Perl
7 76 (23.46%) Degree
8 66 (20.37%) Solaris
9 61 (18.83%) Telecoms
10 59 (18.21%) SQL
11 58 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
12 56 (17.28%) Cisco
12 56 (17.28%) Finance
13 52 (16.05%) Red Hat
14 42 (12.96%) Shell Script
14 42 (12.96%) German Language
15 41 (12.65%) SQL Server
15 41 (12.65%) SDLC
16 38 (11.73%) Python
17 36 (11.11%) Microsoft
17 36 (11.11%) SAN
17 36 (11.11%) F5
18 35 (10.80%) Sybase
18 35 (10.80%) Security Cleared
19 34 (10.49%) French Language
20 33 (10.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 33 (10.19%) Software Engineering
21 32 (9.88%) Juniper
21 32 (9.88%) DNS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 25 (7.72%) Tomcat
2 23 (7.10%) Apache
3 15 (4.63%) WebLogic
4 14 (4.32%) JBoss
5 13 (4.01%) WebSphere
5 13 (4.01%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
7 9 (2.78%) IIS
8 8 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (2.47%) MS Exchange
9 7 (2.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 7 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.85%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.85%) Liferay
11 4 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (0.93%) CMS
12 3 (0.93%) Drupal
13 2 (0.62%) Node.js
14 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.31%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 8 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.54%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.93%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.41%) SaaS
2 5 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.31%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 96 (29.63%) Firewall
2 92 (28.40%) TCP/IP
3 36 (11.11%) SAN
4 32 (9.88%) DNS
5 19 (5.86%) NAS
6 18 (5.56%) WAN
7 17 (5.25%) VPN
8 16 (4.94%) GSM
8 16 (4.94%) LAN
9 15 (4.63%) MPLS
10 14 (4.32%) OSPF
10 14 (4.32%) BGP
11 13 (4.01%) HTTP
11 13 (4.01%) SDH
11 13 (4.01%) DWDM
12 12 (3.70%) SS7
12 12 (3.70%) UMTS
13 11 (3.40%) LDAP
13 11 (3.40%) Broadband
13 11 (3.40%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (12.65%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.26%) Relational Database
3 26 (8.02%) DB2
4 25 (7.72%) MySQL
5 12 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.16%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.85%) Informix
7 6 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.85%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.85%) MaxDB
8 5 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.23%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.23%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 28 (8.64%) Maven
2 22 (6.79%) Subversion
3 21 (6.48%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.16%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (2.16%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.85%) ClearCase
5 6 (1.85%) ClearQuest
6 5 (1.54%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.23%) Log4j
7 4 (1.23%) Ant
7 4 (1.23%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.93%) Selenium
9 2 (0.62%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.62%) Toad
10 1 (0.31%) JUnit
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.31%) TestPartner
General
1 61 (18.83%) Telecoms
2 56 (17.28%) Finance
3 42 (12.96%) German Language
4 34 (10.49%) French Language
5 25 (7.72%) Banking
6 16 (4.94%) Marketing
7 15 (4.63%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.23%) Billing
8 4 (1.23%) Retail
8 4 (1.23%) Automotive
9 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.62%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.62%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Electronics
11 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.31%) Law
11 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (19.75%) Support Engineer
2 52 (16.05%) Technical Support
3 50 (15.43%) Technical Engineer
4 48 (14.81%) Technical Support Engineer
5 45 (13.89%) Developer
6 34 (10.49%) Systems Administrator
6 34 (10.49%) Administrator
7 29 (8.95%) Java Developer
8 24 (7.41%) Security Engineer
9 17 (5.25%) Architect
10 16 (4.94%) Analyst
10 16 (4.94%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 16 (4.94%) UNIX Administrator
11 15 (4.63%) Security Analyst
11 15 (4.63%) Software Engineer
12 13 (4.01%) Network Engineer
13 12 (3.70%) Test Engineer
13 12 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 12 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
13 12 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.10%) Web Services
2 21 (6.48%) Struts
3 19 (5.86%) Spring
3 19 (5.86%) J2EE
4 17 (5.25%) Hibernate
5 16 (4.94%) SWT
6 15 (4.63%) Swing
7 13 (4.01%) XML
8 11 (3.40%) HTML
9 10 (3.09%) XSD
9 10 (3.09%) XSL
10 9 (2.78%) JPA
10 9 (2.78%) AngularJS
11 8 (2.47%) JSON
11 8 (2.47%) Ajax
11 8 (2.47%) XSLT
11 8 (2.47%) .NET
12 7 (2.16%) Java SE
12 7 (2.16%) REST
13 6 (1.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.64%) Data Centre
2 27 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 25 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.01%) Clustering
6 12 (3.70%) Replication
7 11 (3.40%) GIS
8 10 (3.09%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.16%) Celerra
10 6 (1.85%) CMDB
10 6 (1.85%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.54%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.23%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.93%) User Experience
13 3 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (0.93%) Graphic Design
13 3 (0.93%) Mainframe
14 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 213 (65.74%) Linux
2 108 (33.33%) Windows
3 66 (20.37%) Solaris
4 33 (10.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (8.95%) AIX
6 26 (8.02%) HPUX
6 26 (8.02%) Windows 2000
7 22 (6.79%) SUSE
8 20 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (4.32%) Mac OS X
10 12 (3.70%) Debian
11 8 (2.47%) Android
12 6 (1.85%) CentOS
12 6 (1.85%) Windows NT
12 6 (1.85%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.23%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.23%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (12.65%) SDLC
3 33 (10.19%) Software Engineering
4 27 (8.33%) ITIL
4 27 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 21 (6.48%) Waterfall
5 21 (6.48%) Mentoring
6 18 (5.56%) Validation
7 17 (5.25%) TDD
8 16 (4.94%) Migration
8 16 (4.94%) Service Delivery
8 16 (4.94%) SIEM
9 15 (4.63%) Test Planning
9 15 (4.63%) Risk Management
9 15 (4.63%) Unit Testing
10 14 (4.32%) Project Management
11 13 (4.01%) Information Security
12 12 (3.70%) UML
12 12 (3.70%) Release Management
12 12 (3.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 78 (24.07%) Java
1 78 (24.07%) Perl
2 59 (18.21%) SQL
3 42 (12.96%) Shell Script
4 38 (11.73%) Python
5 22 (6.79%) C++
6 20 (6.17%) Ruby
6 20 (6.17%) Bash Shell
7 16 (4.94%) T-SQL
8 14 (4.32%) JavaScript
9 13 (4.01%) C
10 10 (3.09%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.47%) C#
11 8 (2.47%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.85%) XPath
13 4 (1.23%) PHP
13 4 (1.23%) XQuery
13 4 (1.23%) AWK
14 1 (0.31%) VBScript
14 1 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 76 (23.46%) Degree
2 35 (10.80%) Security Cleared
3 31 (9.57%) CISSP
4 29 (8.95%) CEH
5 23 (7.10%) SC Cleared
6 17 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (3.40%) CCNP
8 7 (2.16%) PhD
9 5 (1.54%) CCIE
9 5 (1.54%) CCSP
9 5 (1.54%) HNC
9 5 (1.54%) HND
9 5 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.23%) CCNA
11 3 (0.93%) CCDP
11 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.93%) MCSE
11 3 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.93%) JNCIS
12 2 (0.62%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.95%) SLA
2 7 (2.16%) QA
3 4 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) COBIT
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (5.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.40%) Xen
3 8 (2.47%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.16%) Firmware
4 7 (2.16%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (1.54%) NDS
6 5 (1.54%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.93%) Samba
8 2 (0.62%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.62%) KVM
9 1 (0.31%) VMFS
9 1 (0.31%) vCloud
9 1 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.31%) Snort
Systems Management
1 15 (4.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 15 (4.63%) Puppet
2 10 (3.09%) Nagios
3 9 (2.78%) Nmap
4 8 (2.47%) NetBackup
5 7 (2.16%) OpenAM
6 6 (1.85%) ARCserve
6 6 (1.85%) Legato
6 6 (1.85%) SnapMirror
6 6 (1.85%) SnapVault
7 5 (1.54%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.23%) FortiGate
8 4 (1.23%) Netcool
8 4 (1.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (1.23%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.31%) collectd
10 1 (0.31%) Graphite
Vendors
1 95 (29.32%) Oracle
2 56 (17.28%) Cisco
3 52 (16.05%) Red Hat
4 36 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 36 (11.11%) F5
5 35 (10.80%) Sybase
6 32 (9.88%) Juniper
7 29 (8.95%) HP
8 28 (8.64%) CheckPoint
8 28 (8.64%) VMware
9 27 (8.33%) Blue Coat
10 26 (8.02%) EMC
11 22 (6.79%) Sourcefire
12 20 (6.17%) Sun
12 20 (6.17%) Crossbeam
13 17 (5.25%) IBM
13 17 (5.25%) Symantec
14 15 (4.63%) Veritas
15 9 (2.78%) Websense
16 8 (2.47%) NetApp
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Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
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