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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 30 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 170 214 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.82% 8.78% 12.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.23% 29.64% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 119 140 204
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,850 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
648 722 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.01% 29.64% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 487 556 548
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 1 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Reading

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 174 (48.74%) Linux
2 119 (33.33%) Windows
3 112 (31.37%) Oracle
4 103 (28.85%) SQL
5 98 (27.45%) Telecoms
6 87 (24.37%) Java
7 82 (22.97%) Degree
8 73 (20.45%) Sybase
8 73 (20.45%) Firewall
9 69 (19.33%) TCP/IP
10 64 (17.93%) Perl
11 63 (17.65%) Solaris
12 62 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (14.85%) HP
14 51 (14.29%) Marketing
15 48 (13.45%) SS7
16 46 (12.89%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
17 45 (12.61%) Finance
18 44 (12.32%) Shell Script
19 43 (12.04%) GSM
19 43 (12.04%) Microsoft
19 43 (12.04%) SAN
19 43 (12.04%) Red Hat
20 40 (11.20%) UMTS
20 40 (11.20%) Maven
21 39 (10.92%) VMware
22 38 (10.64%) SQL Server
22 38 (10.64%) IBM
22 38 (10.64%) Software Engineering
23 37 (10.36%) AIX

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 29 (8.12%) Tomcat
1 29 (8.12%) WebSphere
2 22 (6.16%) Apache
3 21 (5.88%) JBoss
4 20 (5.60%) SharePoint
5 18 (5.04%) Lotus Domino
6 17 (4.76%) WebLogic
7 11 (3.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 11 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (1.68%) Joomla!
10 4 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.12%) IBM Notes
10 4 (1.12%) Liferay
11 3 (0.84%) IIS
11 3 (0.84%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.56%) nginx
13 1 (0.28%) CMS
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.36%) MS Office
3 11 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.28%) Remedy AR System
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.76%) SaaS
2 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (20.45%) Firewall
2 69 (19.33%) TCP/IP
3 48 (13.45%) SS7
4 43 (12.04%) SAN
4 43 (12.04%) GSM
5 40 (11.20%) UMTS
6 31 (8.68%) SDH
6 31 (8.68%) DWDM
7 25 (7.00%) GPRS
8 24 (6.72%) 3GPP
8 24 (6.72%) WCDMA
8 24 (6.72%) Wireless
9 22 (6.16%) ATM
10 21 (5.88%) NAS
11 20 (5.60%) VPN
12 19 (5.32%) DNS
13 17 (4.76%) PPP
14 16 (4.48%) LDAP
14 16 (4.48%) SIGTRAN
15 15 (4.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.68%) DB2
3 29 (8.12%) MySQL
4 26 (7.28%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.20%) Oracle Database
5 15 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.40%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.12%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.12%) Adabas
10 4 (1.12%) Informix
10 4 (1.12%) MaxDB
10 4 (1.12%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 40 (11.20%) Maven
2 34 (9.52%) Subversion
3 28 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 20 (5.60%) Oracle Forms
5 12 (3.36%) Jenkins
6 10 (2.80%) ClearCase
6 10 (2.80%) ClearQuest
7 5 (1.40%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.40%) Ant
8 4 (1.12%) Rational Rose
8 4 (1.12%) Log4j
8 4 (1.12%) RequisitePro
9 3 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (0.84%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.56%) Toad
10 2 (0.56%) JIRA
11 1 (0.28%) Selenium
11 1 (0.28%) TestPartner
General
1 98 (27.45%) Telecoms
2 51 (14.29%) Marketing
3 45 (12.61%) Finance
4 27 (7.56%) French Language
5 21 (5.88%) Spanish Language
5 21 (5.88%) Banking
6 18 (5.04%) German Language
7 9 (2.52%) Retail
8 4 (1.12%) Billing
8 4 (1.12%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.12%) Automotive
9 3 (0.84%) Back Office
10 2 (0.56%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.56%) Legal
11 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 76 (21.29%) Support Engineer
2 58 (16.25%) Technical Support
3 55 (15.41%) Technical Engineer
4 54 (15.13%) Technical Support Engineer
5 50 (14.01%) Developer
6 35 (9.80%) Java Developer
7 22 (6.16%) Network Engineer
8 21 (5.88%) Administrator
9 19 (5.32%) Security Engineer
10 18 (5.04%) UNIX Administrator
11 17 (4.76%) Test Engineer
11 17 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
11 17 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
12 15 (4.20%) Software Engineer
12 15 (4.20%) Systems Administrator
13 13 (3.64%) Applications Support
13 13 (3.64%) Architect
13 13 (3.64%) CS Core Engineer
14 12 (3.36%) Consultant
14 12 (3.36%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (8.40%) J2EE
2 24 (6.72%) Struts
3 22 (6.16%) XML
4 21 (5.88%) Spring
5 20 (5.60%) SWT
5 20 (5.60%) Swing
6 17 (4.76%) HTML
7 15 (4.20%) Ajax
8 14 (3.92%) Hibernate
9 13 (3.64%) .NET
10 12 (3.36%) JSP
11 10 (2.80%) XSD
11 10 (2.80%) XSL
12 9 (2.52%) Web Services
13 8 (2.24%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (2.24%) JSON
14 7 (1.96%) JPA
14 7 (1.96%) Java SE
15 6 (1.68%) Java EE
15 6 (1.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.88%) Clustering
4 13 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.80%) Replication
6 8 (2.24%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.68%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.40%) Open Source
8 5 (1.40%) Celerra
8 5 (1.40%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.12%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.12%) GIS
9 4 (1.12%) User Experience
9 4 (1.12%) DataPower
10 3 (0.84%) CMDB
10 3 (0.84%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.56%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.56%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.56%) PKI
11 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 174 (48.74%) Linux
2 119 (33.33%) Windows
3 63 (17.65%) Solaris
4 37 (10.36%) AIX
5 27 (7.56%) HPUX
6 25 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (6.72%) SUSE
8 21 (5.88%) Windows 2000
9 19 (5.32%) Mac OS X
10 15 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (3.08%) Debian
12 8 (2.24%) Windows NT
13 4 (1.12%) Android
13 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.28%) VMS
14 1 (0.28%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.28%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (10.64%) Software Engineering
3 36 (10.08%) Service Delivery
4 28 (7.84%) Change Management
4 28 (7.84%) Product Marketing
4 28 (7.84%) Waterfall
5 24 (6.72%) ITIL
6 23 (6.44%) Validation
7 22 (6.16%) TDD
8 20 (5.60%) Test Planning
9 17 (4.76%) Data Management
9 17 (4.76%) Test Automation
10 16 (4.48%) Multithreading
11 14 (3.92%) SOA
12 13 (3.64%) OO
12 13 (3.64%) Release Management
12 13 (3.64%) Mentoring
13 12 (3.36%) Coaching
13 12 (3.36%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (3.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 103 (28.85%) SQL
2 87 (24.37%) Java
3 64 (17.93%) Perl
4 44 (12.32%) Shell Script
5 31 (8.68%) Python
6 27 (7.56%) C++
7 22 (6.16%) Ruby
7 22 (6.16%) PowerShell
8 21 (5.88%) C
9 20 (5.60%) T-SQL
10 17 (4.76%) JavaScript
11 8 (2.24%) PHP
12 6 (1.68%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.68%) Delphi
12 6 (1.68%) VBA
12 6 (1.68%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.68%) Pascal
12 6 (1.68%) XPath
13 5 (1.40%) C#
14 4 (1.12%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 82 (22.97%) Degree
2 25 (7.00%) Security Cleared
3 23 (6.44%) HNC
3 23 (6.44%) HND
4 21 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 19 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (4.76%) CCNP
7 15 (4.20%) CISSP
8 13 (3.64%) SCSA
9 12 (3.36%) CEH
9 12 (3.36%) CCNA
10 11 (3.08%) Sun Certification
11 6 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (1.40%) ISEB
12 5 (1.40%) CCIE
12 5 (1.40%) CCSP
13 3 (0.84%) CCIP
13 3 (0.84%) MCSE
13 3 (0.84%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.60%) SLA
2 7 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (8.40%) NDS
2 17 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.96%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.68%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (1.12%) Firmware
8 3 (0.84%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.56%) KVM
10 1 (0.28%) Snort
10 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (5.60%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (3.92%) Puppet
3 11 (3.08%) OpenAM
4 7 (1.96%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.12%) ARCserve
6 4 (1.12%) Legato
7 3 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.84%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (0.56%) Netcool
8 2 (0.56%) Nagios
8 2 (0.56%) vMotion
9 1 (0.28%) collectd
9 1 (0.28%) Salt
9 1 (0.28%) Graphite
9 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.28%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 112 (31.37%) Oracle
2 73 (20.45%) Sybase
3 53 (14.85%) HP
4 46 (12.89%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 43 (12.04%) Microsoft
5 43 (12.04%) Red Hat
6 39 (10.92%) VMware
7 38 (10.64%) IBM
8 37 (10.36%) Cisco
9 32 (8.96%) Huawei
10 28 (7.84%) TIBCO
11 27 (7.56%) Sun
11 27 (7.56%) F5
12 25 (7.00%) Veritas
13 24 (6.72%) EMC
14 22 (6.16%) Juniper
15 20 (5.60%) Blue Coat
15 20 (5.60%) CheckPoint
16 17 (4.76%) Symantec
17 16 (4.48%) Ericsson
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