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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 26 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 177 187 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.50% 8.12% 11.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.11% 26.79% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 91 127 193
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
653 698 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.67% 30.32% 28.98%
Number of salaries quoted 445 539 481
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 28 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Reading

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 152 (42.34%) Linux
2 127 (35.38%) Windows
3 98 (27.30%) Telecoms
4 95 (26.46%) Oracle
5 84 (23.40%) SQL
6 64 (17.83%) Java
7 61 (16.99%) HP
8 60 (16.71%) Degree
9 58 (16.16%) Microsoft
10 56 (15.60%) TCP/IP
10 56 (15.60%) Sybase
11 54 (15.04%) Solaris
12 53 (14.76%) Firewall
12 53 (14.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 51 (14.21%) Perl
14 48 (13.37%) SS7
15 47 (13.09%) ITIL
16 46 (12.81%) Marketing
17 45 (12.53%) Agile Software Development
17 45 (12.53%) IBM
18 43 (11.98%) VMware
19 38 (10.58%) Service Delivery
19 38 (10.58%) GSM
20 37 (10.31%) NDS
20 37 (10.31%) Shell Script
21 36 (10.03%) UMTS
22 35 (9.75%) Red Hat
22 35 (9.75%) Security Cleared
23 33 (9.19%) SAN
23 33 (9.19%) SQL Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 30 (8.36%) WebSphere
2 28 (7.80%) Apache
3 26 (7.24%) Tomcat
4 18 (5.01%) SharePoint
5 15 (4.18%) Lotus Domino
6 14 (3.90%) WebLogic
7 13 (3.62%) JBoss
7 13 (3.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 9 (2.51%) IBM HTTP Server
9 7 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.67%) Joomla!
10 6 (1.67%) IIS
11 3 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.56%) CICS
12 2 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.56%) nginx
13 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (3.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.06%) SaaS
2 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (15.60%) TCP/IP
2 53 (14.76%) Firewall
3 48 (13.37%) SS7
4 38 (10.58%) GSM
5 36 (10.03%) UMTS
6 33 (9.19%) SAN
7 28 (7.80%) Wireless
8 24 (6.69%) Internet
8 24 (6.69%) Broadband
9 23 (6.41%) GPRS
9 23 (6.41%) 3GPP
9 23 (6.41%) WCDMA
10 22 (6.13%) SDH
10 22 (6.13%) DWDM
11 21 (5.85%) 3G
12 20 (5.57%) VPN
12 20 (5.57%) DNS
13 19 (5.29%) MGW
13 19 (5.29%) 4G
14 18 (5.01%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.24%) DB2
3 22 (6.13%) MySQL
4 20 (5.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (4.74%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.62%) SQL Server 2000
7 12 (3.34%) Adabas
7 12 (3.34%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.84%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (7.52%) Oracle Forms
2 26 (7.24%) Maven
3 25 (6.96%) Subversion
4 15 (4.18%) Git (software)
5 14 (3.90%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.39%) ClearQuest
6 5 (1.39%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.39%) ClearCase
7 4 (1.11%) Rational Rose
7 4 (1.11%) RequisitePro
8 3 (0.84%) Ant
8 3 (0.84%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.56%) JIRA
10 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 98 (27.30%) Telecoms
2 46 (12.81%) Marketing
3 30 (8.36%) Finance
4 19 (5.29%) French Language
5 18 (5.01%) Banking
6 15 (4.18%) Spanish Language
7 12 (3.34%) German Language
8 9 (2.51%) Back Office
9 6 (1.67%) Retail
10 4 (1.11%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.84%) Legal
12 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.28%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 77 (21.45%) Support Engineer
2 51 (14.21%) Technical Engineer
3 50 (13.93%) Technical Support
4 46 (12.81%) Technical Support Engineer
5 37 (10.31%) Developer
6 24 (6.69%) Analyst
7 21 (5.85%) Applications Support
8 19 (5.29%) Java Developer
9 18 (5.01%) Software Engineer
10 17 (4.74%) Network Engineer
10 17 (4.74%) Administrator
11 14 (3.90%) Consultant
11 14 (3.90%) Security Engineer
12 13 (3.62%) UNIX Administrator
13 12 (3.34%) CS Core Engineer
14 11 (3.06%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
14 11 (3.06%) Systems Administrator
14 11 (3.06%) Analyst Programmer
14 11 (3.06%) Programmer
15 10 (2.79%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.08%) J2EE
2 27 (7.52%) XML
3 22 (6.13%) HTML
4 14 (3.90%) WebSphere MQ
4 14 (3.90%) Spring
5 13 (3.62%) JSP
6 10 (2.79%) .NET
7 9 (2.51%) Struts
7 9 (2.51%) Swing
7 9 (2.51%) SWT
8 8 (2.23%) Ajax
9 6 (1.67%) CSS
10 4 (1.11%) Spring MVC
11 3 (0.84%) ICEfaces
11 3 (0.84%) Hibernate
12 2 (0.56%) LAMP
12 2 (0.56%) XSD
12 2 (0.56%) XSL
12 2 (0.56%) XSLT
12 2 (0.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.85%) Computer Science
1 21 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.74%) Smartphone
2 17 (4.74%) Clustering
3 8 (2.23%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.95%) Open Source
5 4 (1.11%) DataPower
6 3 (0.84%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.84%) Mathematics
6 3 (0.84%) PKI
6 3 (0.84%) Mainframe
6 3 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.56%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.56%) User Experience
7 2 (0.56%) GIS
7 2 (0.56%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.56%) Replication
8 1 (0.28%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.28%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.28%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 152 (42.34%) Linux
2 127 (35.38%) Windows
3 54 (15.04%) Solaris
4 29 (8.08%) AIX
5 22 (6.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (5.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (5.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (4.74%) HPUX
7 17 (4.74%) Windows 2000
8 15 (4.18%) Mac OS X
8 15 (4.18%) SUSE
9 9 (2.51%) Debian
10 7 (1.95%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.84%) VxWorks
11 3 (0.84%) LynxOS
12 2 (0.56%) zOS
12 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (13.09%) ITIL
2 45 (12.53%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (10.58%) Service Delivery
4 32 (8.91%) Change Management
5 29 (8.08%) Product Marketing
6 28 (7.80%) Software Engineering
7 22 (6.13%) Service Management
8 21 (5.85%) SOA
9 20 (5.57%) Waterfall
10 15 (4.18%) Data Management
11 12 (3.34%) Workflow
11 12 (3.34%) Matrix Management
11 12 (3.34%) Coaching
12 11 (3.06%) Release Management
12 11 (3.06%) OO
13 10 (2.79%) TDD
14 9 (2.51%) Validation
14 9 (2.51%) Test Automation
14 9 (2.51%) Vulnerability Management
14 9 (2.51%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 84 (23.40%) SQL
2 64 (17.83%) Java
3 51 (14.21%) Perl
4 37 (10.31%) Shell Script
5 29 (8.08%) PowerShell
6 26 (7.24%) Python
7 25 (6.96%) C++
8 19 (5.29%) C
9 17 (4.74%) PHP
10 16 (4.46%) Ruby
11 13 (3.62%) Bash Shell
12 12 (3.34%) NATURAL
13 10 (2.79%) JavaScript
14 9 (2.51%) T-SQL
14 9 (2.51%) Korn
15 8 (2.23%) C#
16 6 (1.67%) Delphi
16 6 (1.67%) VBA
16 6 (1.67%) Pascal
16 6 (1.67%) sed
Qualifications
1 60 (16.71%) Degree
2 35 (9.75%) Security Cleared
3 32 (8.91%) SC Cleared
4 24 (6.69%) HNC
4 24 (6.69%) HND
5 16 (4.46%) CISSP
6 15 (4.18%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (3.90%) CCNP
8 13 (3.62%) SCSA
9 12 (3.34%) CCNA
10 11 (3.06%) Sun Certification
11 9 (2.51%) CEH
12 8 (2.23%) JNCIA
13 7 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.39%) CCSA
14 5 (1.39%) CCSE
14 5 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (1.11%) RHCE
15 4 (1.11%) ISEB
16 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.41%) SLA
2 6 (1.67%) QA
3 3 (0.84%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (10.31%) NDS
2 25 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.18%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (2.51%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.95%) Firmware
5 7 (1.95%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.95%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (1.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 5 (1.39%) KVM
8 4 (1.11%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.84%) vSphere
10 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.56%) Snort
11 1 (0.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (3.06%) Puppet
2 9 (2.51%) NetBackup
3 8 (2.23%) Tivoli
4 7 (1.95%) OpenAM
5 6 (1.67%) Netcool
6 5 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.11%) Nagios
8 3 (0.84%) SCCM
9 2 (0.56%) SCOM
9 2 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (0.56%) OMEGAMON
9 2 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.56%) Unicenter
9 2 (0.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (0.56%) Tivoli NetView
9 2 (0.56%) MOM
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.28%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.28%) Cacti
10 1 (0.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 95 (26.46%) Oracle
2 61 (16.99%) HP
3 58 (16.16%) Microsoft
4 56 (15.60%) Sybase
5 53 (14.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 45 (12.53%) IBM
7 43 (11.98%) VMware
8 35 (9.75%) Red Hat
9 29 (8.08%) TIBCO
10 27 (7.52%) Sun
11 25 (6.96%) Cisco
11 25 (6.96%) Huawei
12 24 (6.69%) F5
13 20 (5.57%) Juniper
14 19 (5.29%) Blue Coat
14 19 (5.29%) CheckPoint
15 18 (5.01%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 16 (4.46%) Ericsson
16 16 (4.46%) Veritas
17 15 (4.18%) Symantec
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