Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 26 46
Rank change year-on-year -22 +20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Unix 330 607 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.27% 6.97% 5.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.37% 25.39% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 248 415 494
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £31,800
90th Percentile £66,625 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 1704 2391 2875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.21% 27.46% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1953 2416
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -13 171 £50,000 - 13
Newbury -7 35 £31,000 -29.14% 2
Slough +13 29 £30,000 -50.00%
Bracknell -11 16 £40,000 -13.51% 2
Maidenhead +9 13 £30,000 -40.00%
Ascot - 9 £30,000 -
Windsor +15 6 £42,500 -22.73%
Wokingham +11 6 £55,000 +111.54%
Hungerford -7 4 £33,750 +36.36% 1
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 237 (71.82%) Linux
2 156 (47.27%) Windows
3 119 (36.06%) SQL
4 107 (32.42%) ITIL
5 84 (25.45%) Java
6 71 (21.52%) Firewall
7 69 (20.91%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (18.79%) Python
8 62 (18.79%) Bash Shell
9 61 (18.48%) Cisco
10 59 (17.88%) TCP/IP
11 57 (17.27%) Juniper
12 54 (16.36%) Perl
13 53 (16.06%) Finance
14 51 (15.45%) Amazon AWS
14 51 (15.45%) F5
15 49 (14.85%) DevOps
16 48 (14.55%) Oracle
17 47 (14.24%) Solaris
18 44 (13.33%) JavaScript
18 44 (13.33%) CheckPoint
19 41 (12.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 40 (12.12%) Blue Coat
21 39 (11.82%) JIRA
22 38 (11.52%) Crossbeam
22 38 (11.52%) HTML
23 37 (11.21%) C++
23 37 (11.21%) SLA
23 37 (11.21%) Red Hat
23 37 (11.21%) Windows Server 2003

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 21 (6.36%) Apache
1 21 (6.36%) Tomcat
2 18 (5.45%) IIS
3 13 (3.94%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.12%) Apache Spark
4 7 (2.12%) SAS
5 6 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.52%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.21%) JBoss
8 2 (0.61%) Confluence
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.30%) CMS
9 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (1.52%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (0.91%) Unica
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 51 (15.45%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (6.97%) SaaS
3 14 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (1.52%) FinancialForce
5 4 (1.21%) GitHub
6 2 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.30%) Office 365
7 1 (0.30%) Route 53
7 1 (0.30%) Serverless
7 1 (0.30%) Slack
7 1 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 71 (21.52%) Firewall
2 59 (17.88%) TCP/IP
3 18 (5.45%) BGP
4 15 (4.55%) OSPF
5 14 (4.24%) DNS
6 11 (3.33%) WAN
7 10 (3.03%) Internet
7 10 (3.03%) MPLS
8 8 (2.42%) EIGRP
8 8 (2.42%) HTTP
9 7 (2.12%) DHCP
9 7 (2.12%) LAN
10 6 (1.82%) Ethernet
10 6 (1.82%) SAN
10 6 (1.82%) SSL
11 5 (1.52%) SMS
11 5 (1.52%) SNMP
11 5 (1.52%) VPN
12 4 (1.21%) Broadband
12 4 (1.21%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.30%) NoSQL
2 25 (7.58%) Oracle Database
3 22 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 21 (6.36%) MySQL
5 19 (5.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (5.45%) Oracle Database 12c
7 13 (3.94%) RDBMS
8 11 (3.33%) Big Data
8 11 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 11 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
9 10 (3.03%) Hadoop
10 9 (2.73%) SQL Server
11 7 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.82%) Data Mining
12 6 (1.82%) OLTP
13 5 (1.52%) MariaDB
14 4 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.21%) DB2
15 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (11.82%) JIRA
2 30 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 30 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 25 (7.58%) Maven
4 14 (4.24%) Subversion
5 9 (2.73%) Ant
6 8 (2.42%) Gradle
7 7 (2.12%) Selenium
7 7 (2.12%) Vagrant
8 6 (1.82%) Bitbucket
8 6 (1.82%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.52%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.52%) JIRA Agile
9 5 (1.52%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.21%) Apache Ivy
10 4 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.21%) GitLab
11 2 (0.61%) PyCharm
11 2 (0.61%) Redmine
12 1 (0.30%) SonarQube
General
1 53 (16.06%) Finance
2 34 (10.30%) Telecoms
3 31 (9.39%) German Language
4 23 (6.97%) Digital Economy
4 23 (6.97%) French Language
5 19 (5.76%) Marketing
6 17 (5.15%) Manufacturing
7 16 (4.85%) Electronics
8 15 (4.55%) Banking
9 6 (1.82%) Automotive
10 5 (1.52%) Billing
11 2 (0.61%) Military
12 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.30%) Games
12 1 (0.30%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 66 (20.00%) Analyst
2 42 (12.73%) Linux Engineer
3 37 (11.21%) Developer
4 35 (10.61%) DevOps Engineer
5 30 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 23 (6.97%) Support Analyst
7 22 (6.67%) Consultant
7 22 (6.67%) Security Engineer
8 21 (6.36%) Security Analyst
9 20 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
9 20 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
9 20 (6.06%) Blue Coat Analyst
9 20 (6.06%) Firewall Analyst
9 20 (6.06%) Support Engineer
10 19 (5.76%) AWS DevOps
10 19 (5.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 19 (5.76%) Java Developer
11 18 (5.45%) Unix Engineer
12 17 (5.15%) 1st Line Engineer
13 16 (4.85%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (11.52%) HTML
2 24 (7.27%) CSS
2 24 (7.27%) Web Services
3 22 (6.67%) Java EE
4 20 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 17 (5.15%) SOAP
5 17 (5.15%) Spring
6 15 (4.55%) XML
7 14 (4.24%) REST
8 13 (3.94%) JSON
8 13 (3.94%) Middleware
9 12 (3.64%) React
10 11 (3.33%) J2EE
11 10 (3.03%) Drools
11 10 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (3.03%) Polymer
12 8 (2.42%) Django
12 8 (2.42%) Flask
12 8 (2.42%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 7 (2.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.97%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.45%) Fintech
4 15 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (3.03%) Replication
7 7 (2.12%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.82%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.82%) Cybercrime
8 6 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (1.82%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.52%) Cyber Attack
10 4 (1.21%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.21%) Mobile Computing
10 4 (1.21%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.21%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.21%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.91%) Clustering
12 2 (0.61%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 237 (71.82%) Linux
2 156 (47.27%) Windows
3 47 (14.24%) Solaris
4 41 (12.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (11.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (10.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (8.48%) Windows 2000
8 23 (6.97%) CentOS
9 20 (6.06%) Windows Server
10 12 (3.64%) Ubuntu
11 7 (2.12%) AIX
11 7 (2.12%) Mac OS
12 6 (1.82%) Android
13 5 (1.52%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.52%) Debian
14 4 (1.21%) HPUX
14 4 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (32.42%) ITIL
2 69 (20.91%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (14.85%) DevOps
4 31 (9.39%) Project Management
5 27 (8.18%) Configuration Management
5 27 (8.18%) Software Engineering
6 26 (7.88%) High Availability
6 26 (7.88%) Scrum
7 24 (7.27%) Test Automation
8 23 (6.97%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (6.97%) ERP
8 23 (6.97%) Risk Management
9 20 (6.06%) ITSM
10 19 (5.76%) Proactive Monitoring
11 18 (5.45%) Waterfall
12 17 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (4.85%) Digital Marketing
13 16 (4.85%) Programme Management
13 16 (4.85%) SOA
13 16 (4.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (36.06%) SQL
2 84 (25.45%) Java
3 62 (18.79%) Bash Shell
3 62 (18.79%) Python
4 54 (16.36%) Perl
5 44 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 37 (11.21%) C++
7 27 (8.18%) Shell Script
8 18 (5.45%) C#
9 16 (4.85%) PowerShell
10 15 (4.55%) Scala
11 14 (4.24%) PHP
12 9 (2.73%) Korn
13 8 (2.42%) Groovy
13 8 (2.42%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.12%) C
14 7 (2.12%) Ruby
15 6 (1.82%) BeanShell
16 5 (1.52%) Go
17 4 (1.21%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (7.27%) Degree
2 21 (6.36%) Security Cleared
3 19 (5.76%) AWS Certification
4 14 (4.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (3.64%) SC Cleared
6 11 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (3.33%) JNCIA
7 10 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (2.73%) DV Cleared
9 8 (2.42%) CCNP
9 8 (2.42%) CISSP
10 6 (1.82%) AAT
10 6 (1.82%) CCNA
10 6 (1.82%) ISTQB
11 5 (1.52%) CCSA
11 5 (1.52%) CCSE
11 5 (1.52%) JNCIE
12 4 (1.21%) CCIE
12 4 (1.21%) CCSP
13 3 (0.91%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.21%) SLA
2 17 (5.15%) QA
3 9 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.21%) SAS 70
5 3 (0.91%) ISO 22301
5 3 (0.91%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (5.76%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.24%) Docker
4 13 (3.94%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 9 (2.73%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (2.12%) HDFS
7 7 (2.12%) vSphere
8 6 (1.82%) VMware NSX
9 4 (1.21%) Firmware
9 4 (1.21%) NFS
10 3 (0.91%) Samba
11 2 (0.61%) KVM
11 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 37 (11.21%) Puppet
2 33 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (8.18%) Terraform
4 16 (4.85%) Ansible
5 10 (3.03%) vCenter Server
6 8 (2.42%) Salt
7 7 (2.12%) Hadoop YARN
7 7 (2.12%) Nagios
8 6 (1.82%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.52%) Galera Cluster
9 5 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (1.52%) OpenNebula
10 3 (0.91%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.91%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.91%) Opsview
10 3 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (0.91%) vMotion
10 3 (0.91%) WMI
10 3 (0.91%) WSUS
11 1 (0.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 61 (18.48%) Cisco
2 57 (17.27%) Juniper
3 51 (15.45%) F5
4 48 (14.55%) Oracle
5 44 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 40 (12.12%) Blue Coat
7 38 (11.52%) Crossbeam
8 37 (11.21%) Red Hat
9 35 (10.61%) Palo Alto
10 33 (10.00%) Sourcefire
11 31 (9.39%) VMware
12 20 (6.06%) Microsoft
13 19 (5.76%) ServiceNow
14 18 (5.45%) SAP
15 17 (5.15%) HP
16 7 (2.12%) IBM
16 7 (2.12%) NetApp
17 6 (1.82%) Sun
17 6 (1.82%) TIBCO
18 5 (1.52%) Sage