Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 27 45
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unix 414 635 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 6.29% 6.79% 5.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.09% 23.40% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 300 515 510
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1874 2714 2646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.48% 29.03% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1564 2346 2070
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £22,956
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 2017. 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 -1 224 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Newbury +10 29 £32,500 -30.11% 6
Slough -2 24 £27,500 -50.00% 4
Bracknell +13 17 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Maidenhead -5 11 £35,000 -41.67% 3
Windsor -6 8 £41,250 -17.50%
Hungerford -9 8 £28,750 +22.34%
Thatcham - 5 £52,500 -
Ascot - 4 £25,000 -
Wokingham +24 2 £55,000 -15.38%
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 286 (69.08%) Linux
2 193 (46.62%) Windows
3 130 (31.40%) Java
4 117 (28.26%) Firewall
5 113 (27.29%) SQL
6 106 (25.60%) ITIL
6 106 (25.60%) TCP/IP
7 98 (23.67%) Cisco
8 93 (22.46%) Perl
8 93 (22.46%) Oracle
9 85 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
10 82 (19.81%) Juniper
11 80 (19.32%) Python
12 74 (17.87%) Solaris
13 72 (17.39%) F5
14 68 (16.43%) C++
15 66 (15.94%) CheckPoint
16 65 (15.70%) Bash Shell
16 65 (15.70%) Palo Alto
17 61 (14.73%) Finance
18 56 (13.53%) Blue Coat
19 52 (12.56%) SLA
20 49 (11.84%) VMware
21 48 (11.59%) Mentoring
22 47 (11.35%) Windows Server 2003
23 46 (11.11%) Software Engineering
24 45 (10.87%) Puppet
25 44 (10.63%) Digital Economy
25 44 (10.63%) Risk Management
26 43 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008

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 25 (6.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 21 (5.07%) IIS
2 21 (5.07%) WebSphere
3 19 (4.59%) WebLogic
4 14 (3.38%) Apache
4 14 (3.38%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 9 (2.17%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (1.45%) IBM Notes
8 5 (1.21%) Confluence
8 5 (1.21%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (1.21%) SAS
9 3 (0.72%) Eucalyptus
9 3 (0.72%) JBoss
10 2 (0.48%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.24%) nginx
11 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (1.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (1.93%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.72%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.17%) Oracle BRM
1 9 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.21%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.72%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.24%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 41 (9.90%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (6.76%) SaaS
3 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.72%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.72%) Office 365
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 3 (0.72%) Responsys
4 3 (0.72%) Taleo
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 117 (28.26%) Firewall
2 106 (25.60%) TCP/IP
3 34 (8.21%) SSL
4 33 (7.97%) DNS
4 33 (7.97%) HTTP
5 17 (4.11%) BGP
6 16 (3.86%) WAN
7 15 (3.62%) OSPF
8 14 (3.38%) Network Security
8 14 (3.38%) VPN
9 10 (2.42%) DHCP
9 10 (2.42%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (2.42%) Wireshark
10 9 (2.17%) LAN
11 8 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (1.93%) Ethernet
12 7 (1.69%) Broadband
12 7 (1.69%) IPv4
12 7 (1.69%) PPP
12 7 (1.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.45%) NoSQL
3 31 (7.49%) Relational Database
4 29 (7.00%) Oracle Database
5 28 (6.76%) MySQL
6 25 (6.04%) DB2
7 18 (4.35%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (2.66%) Oracle Database 12c
9 10 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (2.42%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.93%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.69%) Informix
12 6 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (1.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 4 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.72%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 39 (9.42%) Git (software)
2 34 (8.21%) Maven
3 31 (7.49%) JIRA
4 30 (7.25%) Ant
5 21 (5.07%) Apache Ivy
5 21 (5.07%) Gradle
6 15 (3.62%) Subversion
7 10 (2.42%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.93%) Selenium
9 7 (1.69%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.69%) JMeter
10 6 (1.45%) IDA Disassembler
10 6 (1.45%) OllyDbg
10 6 (1.45%) WinDbg
11 5 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.72%) JUnit
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.72%) Redmine
13 1 (0.24%) Hudson
General
1 61 (14.73%) Finance
2 44 (10.63%) Digital Economy
3 41 (9.90%) German Language
4 34 (8.21%) French Language
4 34 (8.21%) Telecoms
5 24 (5.80%) Manufacturing
6 19 (4.59%) Marketing
7 14 (3.38%) Banking
7 14 (3.38%) Electronics
8 11 (2.66%) Automotive
9 9 (2.17%) Billing
10 4 (0.97%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.97%) Portuguese Language
10 4 (0.97%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.48%) Military
12 1 (0.24%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 56 (13.53%) Security Engineer
2 55 (13.29%) Linux Engineer
3 53 (12.80%) Analyst
4 39 (9.42%) Support Engineer
5 37 (8.94%) Applications Support
6 33 (7.97%) Developer
7 31 (7.49%) Consultant
7 31 (7.49%) Senior Security Engineer
8 29 (7.00%) Unix Engineer
9 27 (6.52%) Juniper Engineer
10 25 (6.04%) Software Engineer
11 23 (5.56%) Release Engineer
12 21 (5.07%) Support Analyst
13 18 (4.35%) Unix Support
14 17 (4.11%) Applications Support Analyst
14 17 (4.11%) C++ Developer
14 17 (4.11%) DevOps Engineer
14 17 (4.11%) Network Engineer
14 17 (4.11%) Team Leader
15 16 (3.86%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.45%) Spring
2 32 (7.73%) HTML
2 32 (7.73%) Web Services
3 22 (5.31%) Middleware
4 17 (4.11%) SOAP
5 14 (3.38%) CSS
6 13 (3.14%) WebSphere MQ
7 12 (2.90%) .NET
7 12 (2.90%) Oracle Fusion
7 12 (2.90%) SailPoint
7 12 (2.90%) SPML
8 11 (2.66%) Ajax
8 11 (2.66%) JSON
9 10 (2.42%) Regular Expression
9 10 (2.42%) REST
9 10 (2.42%) XML
10 9 (2.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 9 (2.17%) IBM Integration Bus
10 9 (2.17%) STL
11 6 (1.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 23 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.31%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.14%) Cyber Attack
5 12 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.17%) User Experience
7 8 (1.93%) Cybercrime
7 8 (1.93%) Replication
8 7 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 6 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (1.21%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.97%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.72%) Digital Currency
12 3 (0.72%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 286 (69.08%) Linux
2 193 (46.62%) Windows
3 74 (17.87%) Solaris
4 47 (11.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (8.21%) Windows 2000
7 33 (7.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (5.56%) Windows Server
9 14 (3.38%) AIX
10 13 (3.14%) CentOS
11 12 (2.90%) HPUX
12 9 (2.17%) Ubuntu
13 7 (1.69%) Debian
14 6 (1.45%) Windows NT
15 5 (1.21%) IRIX
16 4 (0.97%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.97%) SUSE
17 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
18 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
18 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (25.60%) ITIL
2 85 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (11.59%) Mentoring
4 46 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 44 (10.63%) Risk Management
6 37 (8.94%) SOA
7 33 (7.97%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (7.97%) SDLC
7 33 (7.97%) Waterfall
8 32 (7.73%) DevOps
9 31 (7.49%) OO
10 29 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (6.76%) Cybersecurity
11 28 (6.76%) Project Management
12 26 (6.28%) Configuration Management
12 26 (6.28%) High Availability
13 25 (6.04%) Continuous Delivery
14 23 (5.56%) Identity Management
15 22 (5.31%) Build Automation
15 22 (5.31%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 130 (31.40%) Java
2 113 (27.29%) SQL
3 93 (22.46%) Perl
4 80 (19.32%) Python
5 68 (16.43%) C++
6 65 (15.70%) Bash Shell
7 41 (9.90%) Shell Script
8 37 (8.94%) JavaScript
9 25 (6.04%) PowerShell
10 24 (5.80%) C#
11 20 (4.83%) Korn
12 14 (3.38%) C
13 12 (2.90%) BeanShell
13 12 (2.90%) PL/SQL
13 12 (2.90%) Ruby
14 11 (2.66%) PHP
15 8 (1.93%) AWK
15 8 (1.93%) sed
16 5 (1.21%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.72%) Go
Qualifications
1 35 (8.45%) Degree
1 35 (8.45%) Security Cleared
2 19 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.11%) DV Cleared
5 16 (3.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (3.38%) CISSP
7 11 (2.66%) CCNA
8 10 (2.42%) CCNP
8 10 (2.42%) JNCIA
9 7 (1.69%) CCIE
9 7 (1.69%) CCSP
9 7 (1.69%) CompTIA Security+
9 7 (1.69%) ISTQB
9 7 (1.69%) MCSE
9 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (1.21%) AAT
10 5 (1.21%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.97%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (12.56%) SLA
2 19 (4.59%) QA
3 8 (1.93%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.69%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.97%) SAS 70
6 4 (0.97%) SSAE 16
7 3 (0.72%) ISO 22301
7 3 (0.72%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.24%) COBIT
8 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (4.11%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.93%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.93%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (1.93%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 7 (1.69%) Samba
6 6 (1.45%) Docker
6 6 (1.45%) vSphere
7 4 (0.97%) Firmware
7 4 (0.97%) XenServer
8 3 (0.72%) NFS
9 2 (0.48%) HDFS
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.24%) etcd
10 1 (0.24%) flannel
10 1 (0.24%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.24%) Postfix
10 1 (0.24%) Squid
10 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 45 (10.87%) Puppet
2 39 (9.42%) Ansible
3 37 (8.94%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (7.25%) Salt
5 14 (3.38%) vCenter Server
6 10 (2.42%) Tivoli
7 8 (1.93%) Nagios
7 8 (1.93%) Oracle Identity Management
8 7 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (1.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 4 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.97%) WSUS
11 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 3 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.72%) Icinga
11 3 (0.72%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.72%) Opsview
11 3 (0.72%) vMotion
11 3 (0.72%) WMI
Vendors
1 98 (23.67%) Cisco
2 93 (22.46%) Oracle
3 82 (19.81%) Juniper
4 72 (17.39%) F5
5 66 (15.94%) CheckPoint
6 65 (15.70%) Palo Alto
7 56 (13.53%) Blue Coat
8 49 (11.84%) VMware
9 36 (8.70%) Crossbeam
10 34 (8.21%) Sourcefire
11 32 (7.73%) Microsoft
12 22 (5.31%) Red Hat
13 21 (5.07%) IBM
14 19 (4.59%) HP
15 15 (3.62%) SAP
16 14 (3.38%) Sun
17 12 (2.90%) NetApp
18 10 (2.42%) EMC
19 8 (1.93%) Ab Initio
20 7 (1.69%) Sybase
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus package and benefits and 10% bo
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 70000 per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Intega IT
Salary: Market Rate + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 10% shift bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38000 - £50000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £74,999 per annum £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HANDD Business Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + 10% shift allowance + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
Spectrum IT
Salary: £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opsview
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago