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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 14 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing Unix 133 170 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.92% 8.16% 8.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.00% 28.33% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 86 148 113
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
403 600 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.09% 28.80% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 304 549 467
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 25 February 2017.

Unix Salary Histogram in Reading

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 244 (87.46%) Linux
2 121 (43.37%) Windows
3 90 (32.26%) TCP/IP
4 82 (29.39%) Cisco
5 75 (26.88%) Solaris
6 74 (26.52%) Python
7 73 (26.16%) Firewall
8 72 (25.81%) F5
9 70 (25.09%) Blue Coat
10 69 (24.73%) CheckPoint
11 65 (23.30%) Java
12 63 (22.58%) Risk Management
13 62 (22.22%) Palo Alto
14 59 (21.15%) Perl
15 55 (19.71%) Juniper
16 53 (19.00%) VMware
17 52 (18.64%) DevOps
18 51 (18.28%) Bash Shell
18 51 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008
18 51 (18.28%) ITIL
19 50 (17.92%) Information Security
20 49 (17.56%) Windows Server 2003
20 49 (17.56%) Puppet
20 49 (17.56%) Opscode Chef
21 46 (16.49%) Oracle
22 45 (16.13%) Crossbeam
22 45 (16.13%) Sourcefire
23 44 (15.77%) Windows 2000
24 43 (15.41%) SQL
25 41 (14.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 18 (6.45%) IIS
2 12 (4.30%) Apache
3 10 (3.58%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.87%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.51%) OpenStack
6 6 (2.15%) JBoss
6 6 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (1.79%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.43%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.43%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.08%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.79%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.34%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (12.19%) SaaS
3 13 (4.66%) IaaS
4 8 (2.87%) PaaS
5 5 (1.79%) Responsys
5 5 (1.79%) Taleo
6 4 (1.43%) Office 365
7 3 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 90 (32.26%) TCP/IP
2 73 (26.16%) Firewall
3 36 (12.90%) SSL
4 27 (9.68%) HTTP
5 20 (7.17%) VPN
6 18 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 14 (5.02%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (4.66%) DNS
8 13 (4.66%) Network Security
9 11 (3.94%) SMTP
10 10 (3.58%) SAN
11 9 (3.23%) SMS
11 9 (3.23%) Wireless
12 8 (2.87%) Value-Added Service
13 7 (2.51%) BGP
13 7 (2.51%) GSM
13 7 (2.51%) SS7
13 7 (2.51%) SSH
13 7 (2.51%) UMTS
14 5 (1.79%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.81%) MySQL
3 15 (5.38%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.02%) Oracle Database
5 13 (4.66%) RDBMS
6 12 (4.30%) DB2
6 12 (4.30%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.58%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.79%) Informix
10 5 (1.79%) OLAP
10 5 (1.79%) OLTP
10 5 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (1.79%) VLDB
11 3 (1.08%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (10.04%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.81%) Ant
3 18 (6.45%) Maven
4 9 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 9 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 8 (2.87%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.51%) Apache Ivy
6 7 (2.51%) Gradle
7 6 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (2.15%) Subversion
8 4 (1.43%) JIRA
9 3 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.08%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.08%) VersionOne
9 3 (1.08%) WinDbg
10 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.36%) Trac
General
1 33 (11.83%) Finance
2 30 (10.75%) German Language
3 20 (7.17%) French Language
4 15 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.94%) Banking
6 8 (2.87%) Marketing
7 5 (1.79%) Retail
8 4 (1.43%) Billing
9 2 (0.72%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.36%) Military
10 1 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (20.79%) Linux Engineer
2 53 (19.00%) Security Engineer
3 42 (15.05%) Support Engineer
4 41 (14.70%) Consultant
5 38 (13.62%) Juniper Engineer
6 26 (9.32%) Cisco Engineer
6 26 (9.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (7.89%) Security Consultant
7 22 (7.89%) Unix Engineer
8 21 (7.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 19 (6.81%) Architect
9 19 (6.81%) Senior Security Engineer
10 18 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
10 18 (6.45%) Developer
11 17 (6.09%) Blue Coat Engineer
11 17 (6.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 17 (6.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 17 (6.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 15 (5.38%) AWS Engineer
13 14 (5.02%) VAS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.17%) Web Services
2 19 (6.81%) Spring
3 18 (6.45%) HTML
4 15 (5.38%) .NET
5 14 (5.02%) Ajax
6 12 (4.30%) CSS
7 6 (2.15%) Middleware
8 5 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (1.43%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.43%) LAMP
9 4 (1.43%) XML
10 3 (1.08%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.08%) J2EE
10 3 (1.08%) Regular Expression
10 3 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (0.72%) JPA
11 2 (0.72%) JSON
11 2 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (0.72%) REST
11 2 (0.72%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.89%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 12 (4.30%) Clustering
4 12 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.30%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.94%) Cyber Attack
6 8 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (2.51%) Replication
8 6 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.15%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.79%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.79%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.43%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.43%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.43%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.08%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.72%) Celerra
12 2 (0.72%) Fintech
13 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 244 (87.46%) Linux
2 121 (43.37%) Windows
3 75 (26.88%) Solaris
4 51 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (17.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (15.77%) Windows 2000
7 41 (14.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (9.32%) CentOS
9 24 (8.60%) Windows Server
10 13 (4.66%) Ubuntu
11 9 (3.23%) Debian
12 7 (2.51%) AIX
12 7 (2.51%) HPUX
13 6 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (1.43%) Mac OS
14 4 (1.43%) SUSE
15 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
15 3 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (1.08%) VMS
16 2 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (22.58%) Risk Management
2 52 (18.64%) DevOps
3 51 (18.28%) ITIL
4 50 (17.92%) Information Security
5 34 (12.19%) Mentoring
6 29 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (10.39%) Kalman Filter
7 28 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (9.68%) Change Management
8 27 (9.68%) Migration
9 23 (8.24%) High Availability
10 22 (7.89%) Open Source
11 18 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
11 18 (6.45%) Identity Management
11 18 (6.45%) Software Engineering
12 17 (6.09%) Coaching
12 17 (6.09%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (6.09%) Prototyping
12 17 (6.09%) Scrum
13 15 (5.38%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (26.52%) Python
2 65 (23.30%) Java
3 59 (21.15%) Perl
4 51 (18.28%) Bash Shell
5 43 (15.41%) SQL
6 23 (8.24%) C++
7 22 (7.89%) JavaScript
7 22 (7.89%) Shell Script
8 15 (5.38%) PL/SQL
8 15 (5.38%) T-SQL
9 14 (5.02%) PowerShell
10 12 (4.30%) PHP
11 11 (3.94%) Ruby
12 6 (2.15%) C#
13 4 (1.43%) Tcl
14 3 (1.08%) C
15 1 (0.36%) Go
15 1 (0.36%) Groovy
15 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (6.81%) Degree
2 17 (6.09%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (6.09%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.38%) AWS Certification
3 15 (5.38%) CCNA
4 11 (3.94%) CCIE
5 9 (3.23%) CCIP
5 9 (3.23%) CCNP
5 9 (3.23%) CCSA
5 9 (3.23%) CCSP
6 7 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.51%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.79%) CISM
7 5 (1.79%) HNC
7 5 (1.79%) HND
8 4 (1.43%) CISSP
8 4 (1.43%) MCSE
8 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.72%) CEH
9 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.02%) SLA
2 7 (2.51%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.08%) COBIT
3 3 (1.08%) COSO
3 3 (1.08%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 34 (12.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (6.81%) VMware ESX
3 10 (3.58%) Active Directory
4 9 (3.23%) XenServer
5 8 (2.87%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (2.51%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (1.43%) Docker
8 4 (1.43%) Firmware
8 4 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.43%) vSphere
9 3 (1.08%) Xen
10 2 (0.72%) iptables
11 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 49 (17.56%) Opscode Chef
1 49 (17.56%) Puppet
2 24 (8.60%) Ansible
3 16 (5.73%) Salt
4 14 (5.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 13 (4.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (2.51%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (1.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 5 (1.79%) vMotion
7 5 (1.79%) WSUS
8 4 (1.43%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (1.43%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.08%) collectd
9 3 (1.08%) Graphite
9 3 (1.08%) Nagios
9 3 (1.08%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.72%) SnapMirror
10 2 (0.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 82 (29.39%) Cisco
2 72 (25.81%) F5
3 70 (25.09%) Blue Coat
4 69 (24.73%) CheckPoint
5 62 (22.22%) Palo Alto
6 55 (19.71%) Juniper
7 53 (19.00%) VMware
8 46 (16.49%) Oracle
9 45 (16.13%) Crossbeam
9 45 (16.13%) Sourcefire
10 29 (10.39%) Microsoft
10 29 (10.39%) Red Hat
11 18 (6.45%) HP
12 14 (5.02%) Sun
13 13 (4.66%) EMC
14 12 (4.30%) NetApp
15 11 (3.94%) Imperva
15 11 (3.94%) LogLogic
16 10 (3.58%) Citrix
16 10 (3.58%) IBM
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