Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 106 48 46
Rank change year-on-year -58 -2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Unix 122 288 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.50% 5.05% 5.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.54% 20.47% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 102 238 292
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +13.64% -12.00%
10th Percentile £31,375 £32,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,375 £63,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

Unix is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,057 1,407 1,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.62% 24.68% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1,176 1,536
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -5.88%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Berkshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Unix in Berkshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Unix in Berkshire

Unix
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -33 56 £57,500 +4.55% 6
Bracknell -3 21 £47,000 +20.51% 5
Slough +25 17 £32,500 -40.91% 9
Newbury +17 10 £55,000 +15.79% 7
Wokingham +13 10 £65,000 +6.12% 1
Crowthorne - 3 - -
Ascot - 1 £65,000 -
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 91 (74.59%) Linux
2 59 (48.36%) Java
3 43 (35.25%) SQL
4 37 (30.33%) Oracle
5 32 (26.23%) Windows
5 32 (26.23%) Python
6 29 (23.77%) Perl
7 28 (22.95%) Shell Script
8 27 (22.13%) Finance
9 24 (19.67%) DevOps
10 22 (18.03%) Subversion
10 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
11 21 (17.21%) Bash Shell
12 20 (16.39%) Hadoop
12 20 (16.39%) Git (software)
12 20 (16.39%) Oracle Database
12 20 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (15.57%) AWS
13 19 (15.57%) C++
13 19 (15.57%) MySQL
13 19 (15.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 18 (14.75%) Degree
14 18 (14.75%) Computer Science
15 17 (13.93%) C#
15 17 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
16 16 (13.11%) Relational Database
16 16 (13.11%) Windows Server
17 15 (12.30%) Project Management

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (8.20%) IIS
2 9 (7.38%) Apache
2 9 (7.38%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.56%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.92%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (4.10%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.10%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.46%) JBoss
8 2 (1.64%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.64%) CICS
8 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.82%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (15.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (7.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.10%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (4.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (4.10%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.57%) AWS
2 10 (8.20%) Azure
3 7 (5.74%) SaaS
4 5 (4.10%) GitHub
4 5 (4.10%) IaaS
4 5 (4.10%) Office 365
4 5 (4.10%) PaaS
5 4 (3.28%) Amazon ECS
5 4 (3.28%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.28%) Serverless
6 3 (2.46%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (2.46%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.66%) LAN
1 13 (10.66%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.02%) Internet
2 11 (9.02%) WAN
3 9 (7.38%) HTTP
4 8 (6.56%) DNS
4 8 (6.56%) VPN
5 6 (4.92%) SSL
6 4 (3.28%) 2G
6 4 (3.28%) 3G
6 4 (3.28%) 4G
6 4 (3.28%) Diameter Protocol
6 4 (3.28%) Firewall
6 4 (3.28%) GSM
6 4 (3.28%) SIGTRAN
6 4 (3.28%) SS7
6 4 (3.28%) Wireshark
7 3 (2.46%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.46%) VoWiFi
7 3 (2.46%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.39%) Hadoop
1 20 (16.39%) Oracle Database
2 19 (15.57%) MySQL
3 16 (13.11%) Relational Database
3 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
4 13 (10.66%) MongoDB
5 9 (7.38%) Apache Hive
5 9 (7.38%) DB2
6 8 (6.56%) Big Data
6 8 (6.56%) HBase
6 8 (6.56%) NoSQL
7 7 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (4.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 6 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (4.10%) MS Access
9 5 (4.10%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.46%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (18.03%) Subversion
2 20 (16.39%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.56%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.92%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (3.28%) CircleCI
5 4 (3.28%) Gradle
5 4 (3.28%) Maven
6 3 (2.46%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.46%) JIRA
6 3 (2.46%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (2.46%) Selenium
7 2 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.64%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.64%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.82%) GitLab
8 1 (0.82%) JMeter
8 1 (0.82%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.82%) Mockito
8 1 (0.82%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (22.13%) Finance
2 13 (10.66%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.84%) Public Sector
4 11 (9.02%) Manufacturing
5 9 (7.38%) Banking
5 9 (7.38%) Electronics
5 9 (7.38%) Marketing
6 7 (5.74%) Retail
7 5 (4.10%) Automotive
8 3 (2.46%) Billing
9 2 (1.64%) German Language
9 2 (1.64%) Legal
10 1 (0.82%) Fire and Rescue
10 1 (0.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (24.59%) Developer
2 21 (17.21%) Analyst
3 16 (13.11%) Consultant
4 14 (11.48%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.02%) Linux Consultant
5 11 (9.02%) Technical Analyst
6 10 (8.20%) Support Analyst
7 9 (7.38%) Applications Support
7 9 (7.38%) Incident Analyst
7 9 (7.38%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (7.38%) Software Engineer
7 9 (7.38%) Technical Manager
8 8 (6.56%) Administrator
8 8 (6.56%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (6.56%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (6.56%) MySQL Consultant
8 8 (6.56%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (6.56%) Technical Support
9 7 (5.74%) Applications Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.02%) Kafka
1 11 (9.02%) Middleware
2 10 (8.20%) SOAP
3 7 (5.74%) Spring
3 7 (5.74%) XML
4 6 (4.92%) AngularJS
4 6 (4.92%) Node.js
5 5 (4.10%) .NET
5 5 (4.10%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.10%) jQuery
5 5 (4.10%) JSON
5 5 (4.10%) OOXML
5 5 (4.10%) REST
5 5 (4.10%) XSD
5 5 (4.10%) XSLT
6 4 (3.28%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (3.28%) Natural Language Processing
6 4 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (3.28%) Web Services
7 3 (2.46%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.02%) Algorithms
3 8 (6.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.92%) PKI
5 4 (3.28%) Blog
6 3 (2.46%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.46%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.46%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.64%) Fibre Optics
7 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.64%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.64%) User Experience
8 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.82%) e-Health
8 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.82%) NHS
8 1 (0.82%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 91 (74.59%) Linux
2 32 (26.23%) Windows
3 16 (13.11%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.10%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.28%) Solaris
7 3 (2.46%) AIX
7 3 (2.46%) CentOS
8 2 (1.64%) Debian
8 2 (1.64%) MVS
8 2 (1.64%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.64%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.82%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.82%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.67%) DevOps
2 20 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (14.75%) Computer Science
4 17 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (12.30%) Project Management
6 14 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (10.66%) Presales
8 12 (9.84%) Data Science
8 12 (9.84%) Unit Testing
8 12 (9.84%) Validation
9 11 (9.02%) Change Management
9 11 (9.02%) Configuration Management
10 10 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.20%) Open Source
10 10 (8.20%) Software Engineering
11 9 (7.38%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (7.38%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.38%) Programme Management
11 9 (7.38%) SOA
12 8 (6.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.36%) Java
2 43 (35.25%) SQL
3 32 (26.23%) Python
4 29 (23.77%) Perl
5 28 (22.95%) Shell Script
6 21 (17.21%) Bash Shell
7 19 (15.57%) C++
8 17 (13.93%) C#
9 15 (12.30%) PL/SQL
10 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
11 6 (4.92%) AWK
11 6 (4.92%) Korn
11 6 (4.92%) sed
12 5 (4.10%) C
12 5 (4.10%) MATLAB
12 5 (4.10%) R
12 5 (4.10%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.46%) Ruby
14 2 (1.64%) JCL
14 2 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (14.75%) Degree
2 8 (6.56%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) CCDP
3 2 (1.64%) CCNP
3 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.64%) JNCIP
3 2 (1.64%) JNCIS
4 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) GDPR
1 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.64%) NIST
1 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.56%) Docker
2 7 (5.74%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.46%) VMware NSX
3 3 (2.46%) vSphere
3 3 (2.46%) XenApp
3 3 (2.46%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.64%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (0.82%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.82%) HDFS
5 1 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (9.02%) Ansible
3 9 (7.38%) Puppet
4 8 (6.56%) Kubernetes
5 6 (4.92%) SCCM
6 5 (4.10%) HP ALM
6 5 (4.10%) Salt
7 4 (3.28%) SCOM
7 4 (3.28%) Terraform
8 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (2.46%) vRealize
9 2 (1.64%) Ambari
9 2 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.64%) SELinux
10 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (30.33%) Oracle
2 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.48%) Red Hat
4 12 (9.84%) IBM
5 9 (7.38%) SAP
6 8 (6.56%) F5
7 7 (5.74%) HP
7 7 (5.74%) VMware
8 6 (4.92%) Perforce
8 6 (4.92%) Splunk
9 5 (4.10%) Sun
10 4 (3.28%) Cisco
10 4 (3.28%) EMC
11 3 (2.46%) Citrix
11 3 (2.46%) Ericsson
11 3 (2.46%) NetApp
12 2 (1.64%) Ciena
12 2 (1.64%) Juniper
13 1 (0.82%) Mavenir
13 1 (0.82%) Tableau