Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 43 28
Rank change year-on-year -48 -15 +23
Permanent jobs citing Unix 204 357 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.20% 5.82% 6.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.78% 20.78% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 180 269 429
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,700 £27,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,500 £71,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 1,596 1,718 2,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.05% 28.01% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,324 1,438 2,027
Berkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,925 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £69,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018. 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 -38 90 £57,500 +9.52% 8
Maidenhead -30 31 £37,500 +25.00%
Slough -8 19 £52,500 +75.00% 10
Bracknell -14 17 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Newbury -10 8 £36,000 +26.32%
Hungerford +15 3 £33,500 +3.08% 1
Ascot +14 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Wokingham +1 1 £57,500 +4.55%
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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.

1 161 (78.92%) Linux
2 86 (42.16%) Java
3 77 (37.75%) Oracle
4 73 (35.78%) Python
5 66 (32.35%) Windows
6 54 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
7 52 (25.49%) ITIL
8 51 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 49 (24.02%) SQL
9 49 (24.02%) Relational Database
10 45 (22.06%) Degree
11 44 (21.57%) Git (software)
11 44 (21.57%) RDBMS
12 43 (21.08%) Middleware
12 43 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (19.61%) NoSQL
14 37 (18.14%) WebLogic
15 35 (17.16%) Puppet
16 34 (16.67%) Bash Shell
17 33 (16.18%) Incident Management
18 32 (15.69%) Web Services
19 31 (15.20%) Service Management
20 29 (14.22%) DevOps
21 28 (13.73%) SQL Server
21 28 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
22 26 (12.75%) Problem Management
22 26 (12.75%) IBM
23 25 (12.25%) SLA
23 25 (12.25%) Shell Script
23 25 (12.25%) Finance

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 37 (18.14%) WebLogic
2 20 (9.80%) MQSeries
3 18 (8.82%) IIS
4 16 (7.84%) Apache
5 7 (3.43%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (3.43%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.94%) Apache Spark
6 6 (2.94%) Confluence
6 6 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.94%) IPython
6 6 (2.94%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.45%) JBoss
8 3 (1.47%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.47%) CMS
8 3 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.47%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.98%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.98%) nginx
9 2 (0.98%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (7.84%) Oracle 11i
4 14 (6.86%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (2.94%) NetSuite
6 4 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (1.96%) Scribe Insight
7 2 (0.98%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 54 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (6.86%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (6.37%) GitHub
5 11 (5.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 10 (4.90%) Amazon Glacier
6 10 (4.90%) Amazon S3
7 9 (4.41%) Amazon ELB
8 8 (3.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (2.94%) Office 365
9 6 (2.94%) SaaS
10 4 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (1.96%) Scribe Online
11 3 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (1.47%) IaaS
11 3 (1.47%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.31%) TCP/IP
2 17 (8.33%) DNS
3 16 (7.84%) DHCP
4 13 (6.37%) LAN
4 13 (6.37%) WAN
5 11 (5.39%) SAN
6 10 (4.90%) NAS
6 10 (4.90%) SSH
7 7 (3.43%) FCoE
7 7 (3.43%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (3.43%) iSCSI
7 7 (3.43%) Wireless
8 6 (2.94%) 2G
8 6 (2.94%) 3G
8 6 (2.94%) 802.15
8 6 (2.94%) Bluetooth
8 6 (2.94%) ICMP
8 6 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (2.94%) ZigBee
9 5 (2.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (24.02%) Relational Database
2 44 (21.57%) RDBMS
3 40 (19.61%) NoSQL
4 28 (13.73%) SQL Server
5 23 (11.27%) MongoDB
5 23 (11.27%) Oracle Database
6 20 (9.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (8.82%) MySQL
8 17 (8.33%) Big Data
9 16 (7.84%) Hadoop
9 16 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (7.35%) CouchDB
11 14 (6.86%) Oracle BI EE
12 11 (5.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
16 5 (2.45%) HBase
17 4 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
17 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (21.57%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.86%) JIRA
3 12 (5.88%) Subversion
4 9 (4.41%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.43%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.96%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.47%) Gradle
7 3 (1.47%) Maven
8 2 (0.98%) Grunt
8 2 (0.98%) gulp
8 2 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.98%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.98%) webpack
9 1 (0.49%) Ant
9 1 (0.49%) Hudson
9 1 (0.49%) JUnit
9 1 (0.49%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (12.25%) Finance
2 22 (10.78%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.43%) Banking
3 7 (3.43%) Electronics
3 7 (3.43%) German Language
3 7 (3.43%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.43%) Marketing
4 5 (2.45%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.96%) Back Office
5 4 (1.96%) Retail
6 3 (1.47%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.47%) Automotive
7 2 (0.98%) Billing
7 2 (0.98%) Legal
8 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 60 (29.41%) Developer
2 36 (17.65%) Analyst
3 25 (12.25%) Java Developer
3 25 (12.25%) Support Analyst
4 20 (9.80%) Linux Support
4 20 (9.80%) Senior Developer
5 19 (9.31%) NoSQL Developer
5 19 (9.31%) Unix Support
6 18 (8.82%) DBA
6 18 (8.82%) Python Developer
7 17 (8.33%) Linux Developer
8 16 (7.84%) Oracle DBA
9 14 (6.86%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 14 (6.86%) Support Engineer
10 13 (6.37%) Unix Analyst
10 13 (6.37%) Unix Support Analyst
11 11 (5.39%) AWS Developer
11 11 (5.39%) Cloud Engineer
11 11 (5.39%) Senior Python Developer
11 11 (5.39%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.08%) Middleware
2 32 (15.69%) Web Services
3 20 (9.80%) HTML
4 19 (9.31%) Spring
5 18 (8.82%) XML
6 17 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
7 15 (7.35%) JSON
7 15 (7.35%) Kafka
8 13 (6.37%) SOAP
9 12 (5.88%) CSS
10 11 (5.39%) REST
11 10 (4.90%) jQuery
12 9 (4.41%) AngularJS
12 9 (4.41%) Java SE
12 9 (4.41%) React
13 8 (3.92%) .NET
13 8 (3.92%) RESTful
14 7 (3.43%) WCF
15 6 (2.94%) .NET Framework
15 6 (2.94%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.29%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.80%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (6.86%) Data Centre
5 12 (5.88%) Algorithms
6 9 (4.41%) Replication
7 8 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.43%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.45%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.45%) Digital Currency
10 5 (2.45%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.96%) Fintech
12 3 (1.47%) Cloud Native
12 3 (1.47%) Clustering
12 3 (1.47%) Life Science
12 3 (1.47%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.47%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.98%) User Experience
14 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 161 (78.92%) Linux
2 66 (32.35%) Windows
3 25 (12.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (6.86%) Windows Server
5 13 (6.37%) Ubuntu
6 10 (4.90%) CentOS
7 8 (3.92%) Debian
7 8 (3.92%) Solaris
8 7 (3.43%) AIX
8 7 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.96%) HPUX
9 4 (1.96%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.96%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.98%) Android
11 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.98%) MVS
11 2 (0.98%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.49%) ITIL
2 43 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (16.18%) Incident Management
4 31 (15.20%) Service Management
5 29 (14.22%) DevOps
6 28 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (12.75%) Problem Management
8 25 (12.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 25 (12.25%) Software Engineering
9 24 (11.76%) Logistics
10 22 (10.78%) Mathematics
11 21 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (10.29%) Scrum
12 18 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (8.82%) Unit Testing
13 17 (8.33%) Multithreading
13 17 (8.33%) Test Automation
14 15 (7.35%) Machine Learning
15 14 (6.86%) BPEL
15 14 (6.86%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 86 (42.16%) Java
2 73 (35.78%) Python
3 51 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 49 (24.02%) SQL
5 34 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 25 (12.25%) Shell Script
7 17 (8.33%) C#
8 15 (7.35%) PowerShell
9 14 (6.86%) Go
9 14 (6.86%) Perl
10 13 (6.37%) Java 8
11 11 (5.39%) C++
12 9 (4.41%) C
12 9 (4.41%) Ruby
13 8 (3.92%) PHP
14 7 (3.43%) Cython
15 5 (2.45%) Erlang
16 4 (1.96%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.96%) VB.NET
17 3 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (22.06%) Degree
2 10 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.43%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (3.43%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.94%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.45%) MCSA
6 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.47%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.47%) MCITP
7 3 (1.47%) MCSE
7 3 (1.47%) RHCE
7 3 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.98%) CCNA
8 2 (0.98%) CISA
8 2 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.98%) CISSP
9 1 (0.49%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.25%) SLA
2 20 (9.80%) QA
3 3 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.98%) COBIT
4 2 (0.98%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (12.25%) Virtual Machines
2 24 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 19 (9.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (7.35%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (3.43%) Docker
5 7 (3.43%) Samba
6 6 (2.94%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.45%) HDFS
8 3 (1.47%) Apache Flume
8 3 (1.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (1.47%) vCloud
8 3 (1.47%) vSphere
9 1 (0.49%) KVM
9 1 (0.49%) NFS
9 1 (0.49%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.49%) Snort
Systems Management
1 35 (17.16%) Puppet
2 23 (11.27%) Ansible
3 19 (9.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (6.86%) Data Guard
4 14 (6.86%) Oracle RMAN
5 8 (3.92%) HP ALM
6 7 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (3.43%) Terraform
6 7 (3.43%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 3 (1.47%) Grafana
7 3 (1.47%) Graylog
7 3 (1.47%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (1.47%) Kibana
7 3 (1.47%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.47%) Oozie
7 3 (1.47%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.49%) logstash
8 1 (0.49%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 77 (37.75%) Oracle
2 26 (12.75%) IBM
3 23 (11.27%) Red Hat
3 23 (11.27%) VMware
4 21 (10.29%) Microsoft
5 14 (6.86%) HP
6 10 (4.90%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (4.41%) Cisco
8 8 (3.92%) SAP
9 7 (3.43%) Centrify
9 7 (3.43%) Citrix
9 7 (3.43%) Tableau
10 6 (2.94%) Atlassian
10 6 (2.94%) Google
10 6 (2.94%) Remedy
10 6 (2.94%) Siebel
11 5 (2.45%) EMC
11 5 (2.45%) Splunk
12 4 (1.96%) TIBCO
13 3 (1.47%) Rackspace