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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 19 65 31
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -34
Permanent jobs citing Unix 149 81 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.05% 3.64% 6.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.71% 12.66% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 89 65 110
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
519 640 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.51% 28.78% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 414 566 507
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,479
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%

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 1 October 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Reading

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 295 (81.27%) Linux
2 161 (44.35%) Windows
3 105 (28.93%) Firewall
4 95 (26.17%) TCP/IP
5 80 (22.04%) Solaris
6 76 (20.94%) ITIL
6 76 (20.94%) Cisco
7 72 (19.83%) Java
8 70 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
9 69 (19.01%) Oracle
10 63 (17.36%) Perl
11 62 (17.08%) F5
12 61 (16.80%) CheckPoint
13 57 (15.70%) Juniper
14 55 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
15 54 (14.88%) SQL
16 53 (14.60%) Palo Alto
17 51 (14.05%) C++
17 51 (14.05%) Windows 2000
18 49 (13.50%) Windows Server 2003
18 49 (13.50%) Information Security
18 49 (13.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 49 (13.50%) German Language
19 48 (13.22%) Red Hat
20 46 (12.67%) VMware
20 46 (12.67%) Clustering
21 44 (12.12%) Apache
21 44 (12.12%) Degree
22 43 (11.85%) Python
22 43 (11.85%) SQL Server

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 44 (12.12%) Apache
2 30 (8.26%) Tomcat
3 21 (5.79%) JBoss
4 19 (5.23%) IIS
5 14 (3.86%) WebLogic
5 14 (3.86%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.48%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.93%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (1.65%) MQSeries
8 6 (1.65%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.38%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.55%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.28%) CMS
11 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.38%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.47%) SaaS
2 27 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (7.16%) IaaS
4 9 (2.48%) PaaS
5 6 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.10%) Office 365
7 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 105 (28.93%) Firewall
2 95 (26.17%) TCP/IP
3 31 (8.54%) HTTP
4 28 (7.71%) SAN
5 23 (6.34%) SMTP
6 22 (6.06%) VPN
7 20 (5.51%) DNS
8 15 (4.13%) LDAP
9 14 (3.86%) SSL
10 13 (3.58%) Internet
10 13 (3.58%) SSH
11 12 (3.31%) Intrusion Detection
11 12 (3.31%) NAS
11 12 (3.31%) Network Security
11 12 (3.31%) Wireless
12 11 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (2.75%) LAN
13 10 (2.75%) WAN
13 10 (2.75%) Wireshark
14 9 (2.48%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.85%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.74%) MySQL
3 15 (4.13%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.03%) DB2
5 9 (2.48%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.20%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.20%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.93%) Apache Hive
7 7 (1.93%) Big Data
7 7 (1.93%) HBase
8 5 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.38%) PowerCenter
8 5 (1.38%) Sqoop
9 4 (1.10%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.55%) MS Access
11 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (4.96%) JIRA
2 14 (3.86%) Eclipse
2 14 (3.86%) Subversion
3 10 (2.75%) Cucumber
4 9 (2.48%) Ant
5 7 (1.93%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.83%) Selenium
7 2 (0.55%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.28%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.28%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.28%) WinDbg
General
1 49 (13.50%) German Language
2 37 (10.19%) French Language
3 33 (9.09%) Finance
4 27 (7.44%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.58%) Banking
6 6 (1.65%) Marketing
7 5 (1.38%) Billing
7 5 (1.38%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.10%) Retail
9 3 (0.83%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.55%) Advertising
10 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.55%) Military
11 1 (0.28%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 87 (23.97%) Linux Engineer
2 69 (19.01%) Security Engineer
3 59 (16.25%) Support Engineer
4 49 (13.50%) Unix Engineer
5 44 (12.12%) Juniper Engineer
6 35 (9.64%) Analyst
6 35 (9.64%) Systems Engineer
7 31 (8.54%) Software Engineer
8 27 (7.44%) Web Engineer
9 26 (7.16%) Applications Support
10 24 (6.61%) Consultant
10 24 (6.61%) Developer
10 24 (6.61%) Java Engineer
10 24 (6.61%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 22 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
11 22 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (6.06%) Linux Support
12 21 (5.79%) Java Software Engineer
12 21 (5.79%) Technical Support
12 21 (5.79%) Unix Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (9.92%) HTML
2 20 (5.51%) LAMP
3 19 (5.23%) Web Services
4 18 (4.96%) CSS
5 12 (3.31%) Ajax
5 12 (3.31%) Middleware
6 11 (3.03%) .NET
6 11 (3.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 11 (3.03%) STL
7 9 (2.48%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (2.48%) XML
8 5 (1.38%) J2EE
8 5 (1.38%) Kafka
9 4 (1.10%) CSS3
9 4 (1.10%) HTML5
9 4 (1.10%) jQuery
9 4 (1.10%) LESS
9 4 (1.10%) SAML
9 4 (1.10%) Sass
9 4 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.67%) Clustering
2 27 (7.44%) Cyber Attack
3 22 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 19 (5.23%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.03%) Replication
6 8 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (1.10%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (1.10%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.83%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.83%) Statistics
10 2 (0.55%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.55%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.55%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.28%) Physics
11 1 (0.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 295 (81.27%) Linux
2 161 (44.35%) Windows
3 80 (22.04%) Solaris
4 55 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (14.05%) Windows 2000
6 49 (13.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (13.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (6.06%) Windows Server
8 18 (4.96%) Ubuntu
9 12 (3.31%) CentOS
9 12 (3.31%) Debian
10 9 (2.48%) AIX
11 8 (2.20%) HPUX
11 8 (2.20%) SUSE
12 5 (1.38%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.10%) Windows 10
13 4 (1.10%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (20.94%) ITIL
2 70 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (13.50%) Information Security
4 41 (11.29%) Scrum
5 38 (10.47%) BDD
5 38 (10.47%) Software Engineering
6 36 (9.92%) Presales
7 35 (9.64%) TDD
8 33 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
9 32 (8.82%) Data Management
10 30 (8.26%) Analytics
10 30 (8.26%) OOP
11 27 (7.44%) Multithreading
12 26 (7.16%) High Availability
12 26 (7.16%) Root Cause Analysis
13 25 (6.89%) Cybersecurity
14 23 (6.34%) Data Analytics
14 23 (6.34%) Low Latency
14 23 (6.34%) Migration
15 21 (5.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 72 (19.83%) Java
2 63 (17.36%) Perl
3 54 (14.88%) SQL
4 51 (14.05%) C++
5 43 (11.85%) Python
6 42 (11.57%) Bash Shell
7 34 (9.37%) Shell Script
8 32 (8.82%) JavaScript
9 19 (5.23%) C
9 19 (5.23%) T-SQL
10 16 (4.41%) PL/SQL
11 15 (4.13%) PHP
11 15 (4.13%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.93%) Tcl
13 5 (1.38%) C#
13 5 (1.38%) VB
14 2 (0.55%) VBA
15 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (12.12%) Degree
2 36 (9.92%) CISSP
3 19 (5.23%) CISM
4 17 (4.68%) ISSAP
5 14 (3.86%) SC Cleared
5 14 (3.86%) Security Cleared
6 13 (3.58%) CEH
7 11 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.75%) AWS Certification
8 10 (2.75%) CCIP
8 10 (2.75%) CCNP
9 9 (2.48%) CCNA
10 8 (2.20%) CCIE
10 8 (2.20%) CCSA
10 8 (2.20%) CCSP
10 8 (2.20%) GCIA
10 8 (2.20%) GCIH
11 7 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.47%) SLA
2 16 (4.41%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.38%) QA
5 4 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.83%) COBIT
6 3 (0.83%) COSO
7 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (7.99%) Firmware
3 10 (2.75%) VMware ESX
4 7 (1.93%) HDFS
4 7 (1.93%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.93%) iptables
4 7 (1.93%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.93%) vSphere
5 6 (1.65%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.10%) DFS Replication
6 4 (1.10%) KVM
6 4 (1.10%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.55%) Postfix
7 2 (0.55%) qmail
7 2 (0.55%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (6.34%) Puppet
2 16 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.75%) NetBackup
3 10 (2.75%) yum
4 7 (1.93%) OpenAM
4 7 (1.93%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (1.38%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (1.38%) WSUS
6 4 (1.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (1.10%) Nmap
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.10%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.55%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.55%) Terraform
8 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.28%) Legato
8 1 (0.28%) Nessus
8 1 (0.28%) vMotion
Vendors
1 76 (20.94%) Cisco
2 69 (19.01%) Oracle
3 62 (17.08%) F5
4 61 (16.80%) CheckPoint
5 57 (15.70%) Juniper
6 53 (14.60%) Palo Alto
7 48 (13.22%) Red Hat
8 46 (12.67%) VMware
9 41 (11.29%) HP
10 39 (10.74%) Blue Coat
11 38 (10.47%) Microsoft
11 38 (10.47%) Sun
12 32 (8.82%) Crossbeam
12 32 (8.82%) Sourcefire
13 21 (5.79%) IBM
14 17 (4.68%) Citrix
15 12 (3.31%) Sybase
16 11 (3.03%) EMC
17 10 (2.75%) Veritas
18 8 (2.20%) NetApp
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