Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 31 35
Rank change year-on-year -25 +4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 320 482 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.54% 6.83% 5.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.06% 23.12% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 259 351 522
Berkshire median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.37% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 1,876 2,085 2,671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.62% 29.56% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,538 1,741 2,367
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 April 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 22 April 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 -38 127 £45,000 -10.00% 25
Newbury +4 57 £44,000 +30.37% 6
Maidenhead +1 32 £45,000 +11.52% 1
Bracknell -14 31 £37,500 -16.67% 3
Slough +5 24 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Hungerford +3 7 £32,500 +20.37% 2
Ascot -9 7 £32,500 +30.00%
Wokingham -6 2 £55,000 +111.54% 2
Windsor +13 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 232 (72.50%) Linux
2 143 (44.69%) Windows
3 142 (44.38%) SQL
4 104 (32.50%) Oracle
5 71 (22.19%) ITIL
6 70 (21.88%) Python
7 60 (18.75%) Java
8 52 (16.25%) MySQL
9 51 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (15.63%) Degree
10 50 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
10 50 (15.63%) DevOps
11 45 (14.06%) Relational Database
11 45 (14.06%) Oracle Database
12 44 (13.75%) Telecoms
12 44 (13.75%) C++
13 43 (13.44%) XML
14 42 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
15 39 (12.19%) Middleware
16 36 (11.25%) Tomcat
17 35 (10.94%) JavaScript
18 34 (10.63%) HTML
18 34 (10.63%) Firewall
18 34 (10.63%) Oracle Database 12c
19 33 (10.31%) Jenkins
20 32 (10.00%) Cisco
20 32 (10.00%) Bash Shell
20 32 (10.00%) High Availability
21 31 (9.69%) VMware
22 30 (9.38%) NoSQL

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 36 (11.25%) Tomcat
2 24 (7.50%) Apache
3 19 (5.94%) WebLogic
4 17 (5.31%) WebSphere
5 14 (4.38%) IIS
6 13 (4.06%) OpenStack
7 10 (3.13%) JBoss
7 10 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.31%) CMS
8 1 (0.31%) Confluence
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.31%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.50%) BusinessWorks
1 8 (2.50%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (0.94%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.94%) Unica
2 3 (0.94%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.31%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 50 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (5.00%) Amazon Glacier
3 16 (5.00%) Amazon S3
3 16 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (2.81%) SaaS
5 8 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
6 7 (2.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.94%) FinancialForce
8 3 (0.94%) IaaS
9 2 (0.63%) Office 365
9 2 (0.63%) Route 53
10 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.31%) GitHub
10 1 (0.31%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.63%) Firewall
2 21 (6.56%) TCP/IP
3 17 (5.31%) Sourcefire
4 16 (5.00%) FTP
5 11 (3.44%) VoIP
6 10 (3.13%) WAN
7 9 (2.81%) LAN
7 9 (2.81%) Network Security
8 7 (2.19%) Internet
9 6 (1.88%) SAN
10 4 (1.25%) BGP
10 4 (1.25%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.94%) DNS
11 3 (0.94%) HTTP
11 3 (0.94%) MPLS
11 3 (0.94%) OSPF
11 3 (0.94%) RFID
11 3 (0.94%) SMS
11 3 (0.94%) VPN
11 3 (0.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (16.25%) MySQL
2 45 (14.06%) Oracle Database
2 45 (14.06%) Relational Database
3 34 (10.63%) Oracle Database 12c
4 30 (9.38%) NoSQL
5 24 (7.50%) RDBMS
6 17 (5.31%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (4.38%) Oracle Exadata
8 13 (4.06%) SQL Server
9 10 (3.13%) MongoDB
9 10 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (2.19%) Big Data
12 6 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.56%) CouchDB
14 4 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (1.25%) Hadoop
14 4 (1.25%) Oracle9i Database
15 3 (0.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 33 (10.31%) Jenkins
2 24 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 20 (6.25%) Maven
4 16 (5.00%) JIRA
5 13 (4.06%) Subversion
6 12 (3.75%) SoapUI
7 10 (3.13%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.19%) Selenium
9 5 (1.56%) Ant
10 4 (1.25%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.25%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.94%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.94%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.63%) Gradle
13 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.31%) Grunt
13 1 (0.31%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (13.75%) Telecoms
2 26 (8.13%) Finance
3 24 (7.50%) German Language
4 16 (5.00%) French Language
5 9 (2.81%) Billing
6 4 (1.25%) Marketing
7 3 (0.94%) General Ledger
7 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.94%) Retail
8 2 (0.63%) Arabic Language
8 2 (0.63%) Banking
8 2 (0.63%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 54 (16.88%) Analyst
2 51 (15.94%) Developer
3 30 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 23 (7.19%) Consultant
5 22 (6.88%) Junior
5 22 (6.88%) Support Analyst
6 20 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 19 (5.94%) DBA
7 19 (5.94%) Java Developer
8 18 (5.63%) Security Analyst
9 17 (5.31%) Linux Engineer
10 16 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
11 15 (4.69%) Administrator
11 15 (4.69%) Blue Coat Analyst
11 15 (4.69%) Firewall Analyst
11 15 (4.69%) Technical Support
12 14 (4.38%) C++ Developer
12 14 (4.38%) Cloud Engineer
12 14 (4.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 14 (4.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.44%) XML
2 39 (12.19%) Middleware
3 34 (10.63%) HTML
4 29 (9.06%) Web Services
5 26 (8.13%) CSS
6 23 (7.19%) Java EE
7 17 (5.31%) J2EE
8 16 (5.00%) JSON
9 14 (4.38%) AngularJS
9 14 (4.38%) React
10 13 (4.06%) Drools
10 13 (4.06%) KnockoutJS
10 13 (4.06%) LDAP
10 13 (4.06%) Polymer
11 10 (3.13%) jBPM
11 10 (3.13%) SOAP
12 9 (2.81%) Apache Camel
13 8 (2.50%) Rendezvous
13 8 (2.50%) Spring
13 8 (2.50%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.06%) Computer Science
2 26 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.38%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.44%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (2.81%) Fintech
7 7 (2.19%) Smart Meter
8 6 (1.88%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.88%) Mobile Computing
8 6 (1.88%) W3C
9 5 (1.56%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.25%) Clustering
10 4 (1.25%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.94%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.94%) Cyberattack
12 2 (0.63%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.63%) Replication
13 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.31%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 232 (72.50%) Linux
2 143 (44.69%) Windows
3 30 (9.38%) Windows Server
4 27 (8.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (6.56%) Solaris
8 15 (4.69%) Windows 2000
9 13 (4.06%) Ubuntu
10 12 (3.75%) Debian
11 7 (2.19%) Android
11 7 (2.19%) Mac OS
12 6 (1.88%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.88%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (1.25%) AIX
14 4 (1.25%) HPUX
14 4 (1.25%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.94%) CentOS
16 2 (0.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (22.19%) ITIL
2 51 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (15.63%) DevOps
4 42 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
5 32 (10.00%) High Availability
6 25 (7.81%) Incident Management
6 25 (7.81%) Scrum
7 23 (7.19%) Software Engineering
8 21 (6.56%) Test Automation
9 19 (5.94%) Project Management
9 19 (5.94%) Unit Testing
10 16 (5.00%) Web Development
11 15 (4.69%) ERP
11 15 (4.69%) Infrastructure Management
12 14 (4.38%) SOA
13 13 (4.06%) Regression Testing
13 13 (4.06%) Stochastic Modelling
13 13 (4.06%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (4.06%) Test Scripting
14 12 (3.75%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (44.38%) SQL
2 70 (21.88%) Python
3 60 (18.75%) Java
4 44 (13.75%) C++
5 35 (10.94%) JavaScript
6 32 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 23 (7.19%) Shell Script
8 18 (5.63%) C
9 17 (5.31%) Perl
10 12 (3.75%) C#
11 10 (3.13%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.50%) COBOL
12 8 (2.50%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.50%) VB
13 6 (1.88%) PHP
14 4 (1.25%) Ruby
15 3 (0.94%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.63%) Scala
17 1 (0.31%) ABAP
17 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (15.63%) Degree
2 20 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (5.00%) ISTQB
4 15 (4.69%) Security Cleared
5 13 (4.06%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.94%) CCNA
7 3 (0.94%) CISSP
7 3 (0.94%) RHCE
8 2 (0.63%) CCNP
8 2 (0.63%) CCSA
8 2 (0.63%) CCSE
8 2 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.63%) JNCIA
8 2 (0.63%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.31%) CEH
9 1 (0.31%) CIMA
9 1 (0.31%) OSCP
9 1 (0.31%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.44%) QA
2 9 (2.81%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.81%) PMO
2 9 (2.81%) SLA
3 4 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.94%) GDPR
4 3 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.63%) COBIT
5 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (8.75%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.63%) Hyper-V
3 17 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.81%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (2.81%) Samba
5 8 (2.50%) NFS
6 6 (1.88%) Docker
7 5 (1.56%) vSphere
8 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.31%) HDFS
9 1 (0.31%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (5.00%) Ansible
2 13 (4.06%) HP ALM
3 8 (2.50%) TIBCO Hawk
4 7 (2.19%) Puppet
5 6 (1.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (1.88%) Terraform
6 5 (1.56%) Data Guard
7 4 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.94%) Galera Cluster
8 3 (0.94%) OpenNebula
9 2 (0.63%) Consul
9 2 (0.63%) Nagios
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.63%) Packer
9 2 (0.63%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.31%) Cacti
10 1 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.31%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 104 (32.50%) Oracle
2 32 (10.00%) Cisco
3 31 (9.69%) VMware
4 28 (8.75%) Microsoft
5 26 (8.13%) TIBCO
6 23 (7.19%) HP
7 21 (6.56%) CheckPoint
7 21 (6.56%) IBM
8 20 (6.25%) Juniper
9 18 (5.63%) Blue Coat
9 18 (5.63%) F5
10 17 (5.31%) Crossbeam
10 17 (5.31%) Palo Alto
11 12 (3.75%) Red Hat
12 8 (2.50%) NetScout
13 6 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.94%) CA
14 3 (0.94%) Linedata
14 3 (0.94%) Sage
14 3 (0.94%) Teradata