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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 15 46 29
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -17
Permanent jobs citing Unix 198 117 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.05% 5.31% 6.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.78% 18.99% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 127 84 111
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 £38,100 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
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
604 616 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.71% 27.95% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 493 487 536
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 28 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Reading

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 302 (78.85%) Linux
2 169 (44.13%) Windows
3 114 (29.77%) Firewall
4 90 (23.50%) TCP/IP
5 84 (21.93%) Java
6 83 (21.67%) Oracle
7 80 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (19.32%) Solaris
9 73 (19.06%) ITIL
9 73 (19.06%) Cisco
10 65 (16.97%) SQL
10 65 (16.97%) Perl
11 62 (16.19%) C++
12 57 (14.88%) CheckPoint
13 56 (14.62%) SQL Server
14 55 (14.36%) F5
15 54 (14.10%) Juniper
15 54 (14.10%) Red Hat
16 52 (13.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 51 (13.32%) MySQL
18 47 (12.27%) Finance
18 47 (12.27%) Windows 2000
18 47 (12.27%) Windows Server 2008
18 47 (12.27%) Degree
19 46 (12.01%) Apache
20 44 (11.49%) German Language
20 44 (11.49%) Palo Alto
21 43 (11.23%) Scrum
21 43 (11.23%) VMware
21 43 (11.23%) Clustering

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 46 (12.01%) Apache
2 34 (8.88%) Tomcat
3 26 (6.79%) JBoss
4 18 (4.70%) WebSphere
5 16 (4.18%) IIS
6 14 (3.66%) WebLogic
7 12 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 10 (2.61%) Apache Spark
9 9 (2.35%) MS Exchange
10 7 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.57%) MQSeries
12 5 (1.31%) Apache Pig
12 5 (1.31%) IBM Domino
13 4 (1.04%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
15 1 (0.26%) CMS
15 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 41 (10.70%) SaaS
2 30 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (6.27%) IaaS
4 7 (1.83%) PaaS
5 6 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.31%) Office 365
7 1 (0.26%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 114 (29.77%) Firewall
2 90 (23.50%) TCP/IP
3 36 (9.40%) HTTP
4 34 (8.88%) SAN
5 25 (6.53%) VPN
6 23 (6.01%) DNS
7 20 (5.22%) LDAP
8 19 (4.96%) SMTP
8 19 (4.96%) Wireless
9 17 (4.44%) NAS
10 15 (3.92%) Internet
11 14 (3.66%) SSH
12 13 (3.39%) Network Security
13 11 (2.87%) SSL
13 11 (2.87%) WAN
14 9 (2.35%) LAN
15 8 (2.09%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (2.09%) FTP
15 8 (2.09%) SMS
15 8 (2.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 51 (13.32%) MySQL
3 22 (5.74%) Relational Database
4 17 (4.44%) RDBMS
5 10 (2.61%) Apache Hive
5 10 (2.61%) Hadoop
5 10 (2.61%) HBase
6 9 (2.35%) DB2
7 8 (2.09%) QlikView
8 7 (1.83%) Big Data
8 7 (1.83%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.31%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.31%) PowerCenter
9 5 (1.31%) Sqoop
10 4 (1.04%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.52%) MS Access
12 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (7.05%) JIRA
2 22 (5.74%) Subversion
3 12 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 9 (2.35%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.09%) Ant
5 8 (2.09%) Artifactory
5 8 (2.09%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.09%) Selenium
6 5 (1.31%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.04%) NetBeans
7 4 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.52%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.26%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.26%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (12.27%) Finance
2 44 (11.49%) German Language
3 33 (8.62%) French Language
4 31 (8.09%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.39%) Banking
6 7 (1.83%) Billing
7 6 (1.57%) Marketing
8 5 (1.31%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.04%) Retail
10 3 (0.78%) Back Office
10 3 (0.78%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.52%) Advertising
11 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.52%) Military
12 1 (0.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 79 (20.63%) Linux Engineer
2 63 (16.45%) Security Engineer
3 56 (14.62%) Support Engineer
4 49 (12.79%) Analyst
5 47 (12.27%) Unix Engineer
6 37 (9.66%) Juniper Engineer
6 37 (9.66%) Systems Engineer
7 34 (8.88%) Software Engineer
8 30 (7.83%) Applications Support
9 29 (7.57%) Developer
9 29 (7.57%) Web Engineer
10 26 (6.79%) Java Engineer
10 26 (6.79%) Linux Support
11 25 (6.53%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 24 (6.27%) C++ Software Engineer
13 23 (6.01%) Java Software Engineer
13 23 (6.01%) Security Analyst
13 23 (6.01%) Unix Security Engineer
14 22 (5.74%) Network Engineer
15 20 (5.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.62%) HTML
2 28 (7.31%) Web Services
3 25 (6.53%) LAMP
4 18 (4.70%) .NET
5 16 (4.18%) CSS
6 13 (3.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 13 (3.39%) STL
7 12 (3.13%) Middleware
8 10 (2.61%) XML
9 9 (2.35%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (1.83%) Ajax
11 6 (1.57%) J2EE
12 5 (1.31%) Java SE
12 5 (1.31%) JDBC
12 5 (1.31%) JSON
12 5 (1.31%) Kafka
12 5 (1.31%) ODBC
12 5 (1.31%) REST
13 4 (1.04%) LESS
13 4 (1.04%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.23%) Clustering
2 27 (7.05%) Data Centre
3 25 (6.53%) Cyber Attack
4 23 (6.01%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.61%) Replication
6 8 (2.09%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.31%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.31%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.04%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.04%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.04%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.78%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.78%) Statistics
11 2 (0.52%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.52%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.26%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.26%) IPTV
12 1 (0.26%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 302 (78.85%) Linux
2 169 (44.13%) Windows
3 74 (19.32%) Solaris
4 52 (13.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (12.27%) Windows 2000
5 47 (12.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (11.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (4.70%) Ubuntu
8 16 (4.18%) Windows Server
9 13 (3.39%) CentOS
10 12 (3.13%) Debian
11 9 (2.35%) AIX
12 8 (2.09%) HPUX
12 8 (2.09%) SUSE
13 5 (1.31%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.04%) Windows 10
14 4 (1.04%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (19.06%) ITIL
3 43 (11.23%) Scrum
4 42 (10.97%) Analytics
4 42 (10.97%) Software Engineering
5 41 (10.70%) BDD
6 39 (10.18%) Presales
7 36 (9.40%) Information Security
8 33 (8.62%) Data Loss Prevention
8 33 (8.62%) TDD
9 31 (8.09%) Data Management
10 30 (7.83%) OOP
10 30 (7.83%) Root Cause Analysis
11 29 (7.57%) Cybersecurity
11 29 (7.57%) Multithreading
12 26 (6.79%) High Availability
12 26 (6.79%) SDLC
13 25 (6.53%) OO
14 24 (6.27%) Data Analytics
15 23 (6.01%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 84 (21.93%) Java
2 65 (16.97%) Perl
2 65 (16.97%) SQL
3 62 (16.19%) C++
4 41 (10.70%) Python
5 39 (10.18%) Shell Script
6 36 (9.40%) Bash Shell
7 30 (7.83%) JavaScript
8 20 (5.22%) PowerShell
9 18 (4.70%) C
10 14 (3.66%) PHP
10 14 (3.66%) PL/SQL
10 14 (3.66%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.83%) C#
11 7 (1.83%) VB
12 6 (1.57%) Tcl
13 2 (0.52%) Ruby
13 2 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (12.27%) Degree
2 38 (9.92%) CISSP
3 22 (5.74%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (5.74%) CISM
4 17 (4.44%) CCIP
4 17 (4.44%) CCNA
4 17 (4.44%) CCNP
4 17 (4.44%) ISSAP
5 16 (4.18%) SC Cleared
5 16 (4.18%) Security Cleared
6 15 (3.92%) CCIE
6 15 (3.92%) CCSP
6 15 (3.92%) CEH
7 13 (3.39%) CCSA
8 11 (2.87%) GCIA
8 11 (2.87%) GCIH
9 7 (1.83%) SSCP
10 6 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.57%) RHCE
10 6 (1.57%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.70%) SLA
2 17 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.09%) QA
4 4 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.26%) COBIT
5 1 (0.26%) COSO
System Software
1 35 (9.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (7.31%) Firmware
3 12 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (2.61%) HDFS
5 8 (2.09%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.09%) VMware ESX
5 8 (2.09%) vSphere
6 6 (1.57%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.57%) iptables
7 4 (1.04%) DFS Replication
7 4 (1.04%) KVM
7 4 (1.04%) Terminal Server
8 3 (0.78%) Snort
8 3 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.52%) Postfix
9 2 (0.52%) qmail
9 2 (0.52%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (6.27%) Puppet
2 12 (3.13%) OpenAM
2 12 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.61%) yum
4 9 (2.35%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (1.57%) WSUS
7 5 (1.31%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (1.04%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (1.04%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.78%) Nmap
10 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.52%) SCCM
10 2 (0.52%) Terraform
11 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.26%) Legato
Vendors
1 83 (21.67%) Oracle
2 73 (19.06%) Cisco
3 57 (14.88%) CheckPoint
4 55 (14.36%) F5
5 54 (14.10%) Juniper
5 54 (14.10%) Red Hat
6 44 (11.49%) Palo Alto
7 43 (11.23%) VMware
8 42 (10.97%) Sun
9 39 (10.18%) Microsoft
10 37 (9.66%) HP
11 27 (7.05%) Blue Coat
12 24 (6.27%) Citrix
13 23 (6.01%) Crossbeam
13 23 (6.01%) Sourcefire
14 19 (4.96%) IBM
15 13 (3.39%) Informatica
16 12 (3.13%) Sybase
17 11 (2.87%) EMC
18 10 (2.61%) Veritas
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