Period
to 12 July 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 102 68 93
Rank change year-on-year -34 +25 -59
Permanent jobs citing Unix 57 233 211
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.05% 3.95% 3.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.95% 15.81% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 49 211 193
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% +0.53%
10th Percentile £34,650 £31,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £53,750 £52,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.37% +9.47% -3.06%

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 637 1,474 1,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.91% 24.98% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 524 1,287 1,453
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,125 £75,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Berkshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unix in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Unix in Berkshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unix in Berkshire over the 6 months to 12 July 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 12 July 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 +4 17 £60,000 - 3
Bracknell -22 14 £50,000 +13.64%
Slough +13 9 £37,500 -31.82% 1
Newbury +17 7 £41,000 -8.89%
Maidenhead +43 3 - -
Wokingham +20 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Ascot +6 1 £65,000 -2.84%
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 12 July 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 37 (64.91%) Linux
2 23 (40.35%) Java
3 18 (31.58%) Windows
4 16 (28.07%) SQL
5 12 (21.05%) Shell Script
5 12 (21.05%) Oracle
5 12 (21.05%) DevOps
6 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (19.30%) Degree
6 11 (19.30%) AWS
7 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
7 10 (17.54%) Python
7 10 (17.54%) Windows Server
7 10 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
8 9 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
9 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
9 8 (14.04%) SOAP
9 8 (14.04%) Project Management
9 8 (14.04%) Finance
10 7 (12.28%) Validation
10 7 (12.28%) Middleware
10 7 (12.28%) Red Hat
10 7 (12.28%) IBM
10 7 (12.28%) LAN
10 7 (12.28%) Test Automation
10 7 (12.28%) Azure
10 7 (12.28%) Presales

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 5 (8.77%) WebSphere
1 5 (8.77%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (7.02%) Apache
3 2 (3.51%) IIS
3 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) AWS
2 7 (12.28%) Azure
3 4 (7.02%) Office 365
4 3 (5.26%) GitHub
5 2 (3.51%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.51%) SaaS
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.75%) GCP
6 1 (1.75%) IaaS
6 1 (1.75%) PaaS
6 1 (1.75%) Serverless
6 1 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) LAN
2 6 (10.53%) Firewall
3 5 (8.77%) 2G
3 5 (8.77%) 3G
3 5 (8.77%) 4G
3 5 (8.77%) Diameter Protocol
3 5 (8.77%) GSM
3 5 (8.77%) SIGTRAN
3 5 (8.77%) SS7
3 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.77%) Wireshark
4 4 (7.02%) DNS
4 4 (7.02%) HTTP
4 4 (7.02%) Internet
4 4 (7.02%) MGW
4 4 (7.02%) RTP
4 4 (7.02%) Skype
4 4 (7.02%) VoLTE
4 4 (7.02%) VoWiFi
4 4 (7.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) Apache Hive
1 6 (10.53%) Hadoop
1 6 (10.53%) MySQL
2 4 (7.02%) Big Data
2 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.02%) PowerCenter
2 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.26%) HBase
3 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.51%) DB2
4 2 (3.51%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.75%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.02%) Selenium
3 4 (7.02%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.75%) Automake
4 1 (1.75%) GitLab
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
4 1 (1.75%) Mockito
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.75%) Robot Framework
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Developer
2 8 (14.04%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Architect
6 3 (5.26%) AWS Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Graduate
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Linux Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Python Developer
6 3 (5.26%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Tester
6 3 (5.26%) Unix Developer
7 2 (3.51%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) SOAP
2 7 (12.28%) Middleware
3 6 (10.53%) JSON
3 6 (10.53%) XML
4 5 (8.77%) jQuery
4 5 (8.77%) REST
4 5 (8.77%) XSD
4 5 (8.77%) XSLT
5 4 (7.02%) Spring
6 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.51%) Kafka
6 2 (3.51%) Node.js
6 2 (3.51%) Web Services
7 1 (1.75%) Apache NiFi
7 1 (1.75%) CSS
7 1 (1.75%) Guice
7 1 (1.75%) HTML
7 1 (1.75%) Pthreads
7 1 (1.75%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Public Cloud
2 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.26%) PKI
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.75%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) e-Health
4 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.75%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.75%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 37 (64.91%) Linux
2 18 (31.58%) Windows
3 10 (17.54%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.02%) Solaris
4 4 (7.02%) Windows 10
4 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.51%) CentOS
7 1 (1.75%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (1.75%) Debian
7 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) DevOps
2 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
4 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (14.04%) Project Management
5 7 (12.28%) Presales
5 7 (12.28%) Test Automation
5 7 (12.28%) Validation
6 6 (10.53%) Change Management
7 5 (8.77%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (8.77%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (8.77%) EAI
7 5 (8.77%) ETL
7 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.77%) Open Source
7 5 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (8.77%) Scrum
7 5 (8.77%) SOA
7 5 (8.77%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) Java
2 16 (28.07%) SQL
3 12 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
4 10 (17.54%) Python
5 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.02%) C++
6 4 (7.02%) Perl
7 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.51%) AWK
8 2 (3.51%) C#
8 2 (3.51%) Korn
8 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.51%) sed
9 1 (1.75%) C
9 1 (1.75%) Ruby
9 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
2 4 (7.02%) GDPR
2 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.02%) NIST
3 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
4 2 (3.51%) NIST 800
4 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Docker
2 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.26%) HDFS
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Kubernetes
1 5 (8.77%) SCCM
2 4 (7.02%) Ansible
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.02%) HP ALM
3 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.26%) Puppet
4 2 (3.51%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (3.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (3.51%) Salt
5 1 (1.75%) Ambari
5 1 (1.75%) CASB
5 1 (1.75%) Packer
5 1 (1.75%) SCOM
5 1 (1.75%) SELinux
5 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Oracle
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.28%) IBM
3 7 (12.28%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.53%) VMware
5 4 (7.02%) Cisco
5 4 (7.02%) HP
5 4 (7.02%) Informatica
6 3 (5.26%) Ericsson
7 2 (3.51%) Cloudera
7 2 (3.51%) F5
7 2 (3.51%) Splunk
8 1 (1.75%) Mavenir
8 1 (1.75%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.75%) Talend
8 1 (1.75%) TOWER Software