Period
to 18 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 48 31
Rank change year-on-year -5 -17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 274 343 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.90% 5.06% 6.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.45% 18.79% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 225 280 352
Berkshire median annual salary £52,000 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -12.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,150 £26,300
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% +9.89%

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 1,409 1,825 2,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.19% 26.94% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,193 1,498 1,730
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%
10th Percentile £26,600 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +2.41%

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 March 2019.

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 March 2019. 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 -11 102 £55,000 +22.22% 16
Bracknell +11 53 £39,000 -2.50% 3
Maidenhead +2 40 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Newbury -27 17 £47,500 +7.95% 3
Slough -21 12 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Wokingham +8 2 £61,250 +11.36%
Windsor +14 1 £70,000 +55.56%
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, 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.

1 201 (73.36%) Linux
2 123 (44.89%) Oracle
3 114 (41.61%) Windows
4 108 (39.42%) Java
5 97 (35.40%) SQL
6 89 (32.48%) Python
7 83 (30.29%) ITIL
8 63 (22.99%) Problem-Solving
9 61 (22.26%) Windows Server
10 60 (21.90%) Relational Database
11 51 (18.61%) Continuous Integration
12 50 (18.25%) Web Services
12 50 (18.25%) JavaScript
13 47 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
14 45 (16.42%) Git (software)
15 44 (16.06%) Bash Shell
16 41 (14.96%) Degree
17 39 (14.23%) SQL Server
17 39 (14.23%) RDBMS
17 39 (14.23%) Active Directory
18 37 (13.50%) IIS
18 37 (13.50%) Test Automation
18 37 (13.50%) Amazon AWS
18 37 (13.50%) NoSQL
18 37 (13.50%) DevOps
19 35 (12.77%) Puppet
19 35 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
20 34 (12.41%) Shell Script
20 34 (12.41%) Finance
20 34 (12.41%) Oracle Database

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 (13.50%) IIS
2 30 (10.95%) WebLogic
3 23 (8.39%) Oracle Workflow
4 12 (4.38%) Apache
4 12 (4.38%) MQSeries
5 9 (3.28%) Alfresco
5 9 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.19%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.82%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.82%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.46%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (1.09%) JBoss
9 3 (1.09%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.73%) CICS
10 2 (0.73%) CMS
10 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.73%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.36%) iPlanet
Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 33 (12.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 23 (8.39%) Oracle 11i
2 23 (8.39%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (4.74%) Oracle Payroll
4 10 (3.65%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (3.65%) Oracle Assets
4 10 (3.65%) Oracle Cash Management
4 10 (3.65%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (3.65%) Oracle Financials
4 10 (3.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (3.65%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (3.65%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.73%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (13.50%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.03%) SaaS
3 12 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (4.01%) Office 365
5 4 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.46%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.46%) GitHub
5 4 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.09%) npm
7 2 (0.73%) IaaS
7 2 (0.73%) PaaS
7 2 (0.73%) Yarn
8 1 (0.36%) G Suite
8 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.66%) Firewall
2 20 (7.30%) TCP/IP
3 17 (6.20%) SSH
4 16 (5.84%) HTTP
5 12 (4.38%) Network Security
6 9 (3.28%) LAN
7 7 (2.55%) DNS
8 6 (2.19%) FCoE
8 6 (2.19%) SNMP
8 6 (2.19%) WAN
9 4 (1.46%) SAN
9 4 (1.46%) Skype
9 4 (1.46%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (0.73%) CTI
10 2 (0.73%) NAS
10 2 (0.73%) WebEx
10 2 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.36%) 4G
11 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.36%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (21.90%) Relational Database
2 39 (14.23%) RDBMS
2 39 (14.23%) SQL Server
3 37 (13.50%) NoSQL
4 34 (12.41%) Oracle Database
5 23 (8.39%) Big Data
5 23 (8.39%) MySQL
5 23 (8.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 23 (8.39%) Oracle Reports
6 21 (7.66%) MongoDB
7 17 (6.20%) DB2
8 14 (5.11%) Hadoop
9 13 (4.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (4.74%) CouchDB
9 13 (4.74%) Oracle Database 12c
10 10 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (3.65%) Oracle Discoverer
11 9 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (2.92%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (1.46%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 45 (16.42%) Git (software)
2 27 (9.85%) JIRA
3 23 (8.39%) Jenkins
3 23 (8.39%) Oracle Forms
4 18 (6.57%) Ant
5 11 (4.01%) Bitbucket
5 11 (4.01%) Gradle
6 7 (2.55%) Maven
6 7 (2.55%) Selenium
7 6 (2.19%) Redmine
8 5 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.82%) Robot Framework
8 5 (1.82%) Subversion
8 5 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.46%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.73%) JMeter
10 2 (0.73%) Toad
11 1 (0.36%) gulp
11 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.36%) webpack
General
1 34 (12.41%) Finance
2 25 (9.12%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.11%) Electronics
4 12 (4.38%) German Language
5 9 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.92%) Marketing
7 7 (2.55%) Law
7 7 (2.55%) Military
7 7 (2.55%) Spanish Language
8 5 (1.82%) Retail
9 4 (1.46%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.46%) Automotive
10 3 (1.09%) Banking
11 2 (0.73%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.73%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 94 (34.31%) Developer
2 50 (18.25%) Analyst
3 38 (13.87%) Java Developer
4 23 (8.39%) Oracle Developer
4 23 (8.39%) Senior Developer
5 21 (7.66%) Support Engineer
6 20 (7.30%) Python Developer
7 19 (6.93%) Linux Developer
8 18 (6.57%) 1st Line Support
8 18 (6.57%) Support Analyst
8 18 (6.57%) Technical Analyst
9 16 (5.84%) Technical Support
10 15 (5.47%) DBA
10 15 (5.47%) NoSQL Developer
10 15 (5.47%) Oracle DBA
10 15 (5.47%) Senior Python Developer
11 13 (4.74%) DevOps Engineer
11 13 (4.74%) Oracle HRMS Developer
11 13 (4.74%) Technical Customer Support
12 11 (4.01%) 1st Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (18.25%) Web Services
2 32 (11.68%) Middleware
3 30 (10.95%) XML
4 22 (8.03%) Spring
5 18 (6.57%) J2EE
6 12 (4.38%) Kafka
7 11 (4.01%) CGI
7 11 (4.01%) Node.js
8 10 (3.65%) JSON
8 10 (3.65%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (3.28%) Java SE
10 8 (2.92%) AngularJS
11 7 (2.55%) CSS
11 7 (2.55%) HTML
11 7 (2.55%) RESTful
12 6 (2.19%) React
13 5 (1.82%) Apache NiFi
13 5 (1.82%) jQuery
13 5 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (1.46%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.39%) Self-Motivation
2 21 (7.66%) Linux Command Line
3 14 (5.11%) Public Cloud
4 13 (4.74%) Data Centre
5 11 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.28%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.92%) Smart Meter
8 7 (2.55%) Smartphone
9 6 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.19%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.82%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (1.46%) Life Science
12 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (0.73%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.36%) Cyberattack
14 1 (0.36%) Fintech
14 1 (0.36%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 201 (73.36%) Linux
2 114 (41.61%) Windows
3 61 (22.26%) Windows Server
4 30 (10.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (7.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (6.93%) Windows 10
7 13 (4.74%) Ubuntu
8 12 (4.38%) Debian
9 11 (4.01%) CentOS
10 10 (3.65%) Solaris
11 8 (2.92%) AIX
12 6 (2.19%) Windows 7
13 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (1.46%) HPUX
15 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.73%) Fedora
16 2 (0.73%) Gentoo
16 2 (0.73%) MVS
16 2 (0.73%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.36%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (30.29%) ITIL
2 63 (22.99%) Problem-Solving
3 51 (18.61%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (13.50%) DevOps
5 37 (13.50%) Test Automation
6 35 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (11.31%) Computer Science
7 31 (11.31%) Logistics
8 29 (10.58%) Software Engineering
9 27 (9.85%) Decision-Making
9 27 (9.85%) Service Management
9 27 (9.85%) Time Management
10 23 (8.39%) Workflow
11 22 (8.03%) Deployment Automation
12 21 (7.66%) Mathematics
13 20 (7.30%) Incident Management
13 20 (7.30%) Scrum
13 20 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (6.93%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 108 (39.42%) Java
2 97 (35.40%) SQL
3 89 (32.48%) Python
4 50 (18.25%) JavaScript
5 44 (16.06%) Bash Shell
6 34 (12.41%) Shell Script
7 32 (11.68%) C
8 31 (11.31%) C++
9 25 (9.12%) PL/SQL
10 20 (7.30%) PowerShell
11 15 (5.47%) Go
12 13 (4.74%) Cython
13 10 (3.65%) Java 8
14 6 (2.19%) Perl
15 4 (1.46%) C#
15 4 (1.46%) Scala
16 2 (0.73%) COBOL
16 2 (0.73%) JCL
16 2 (0.73%) Korn
16 2 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (14.96%) Degree
2 30 (10.95%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.47%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (4.38%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.55%) CCNA
6 7 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.19%) CISSP
7 6 (2.19%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (2.19%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.19%) GIAC
7 6 (2.19%) Linux+ Certification
7 6 (2.19%) MCSE
7 6 (2.19%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (2.19%) SANS
7 6 (2.19%) SSCP
8 5 (1.82%) MCSA
8 5 (1.82%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.03%) QA
2 20 (7.30%) SLA
3 6 (2.19%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) GDPR
5 1 (0.36%) HL7
5 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (14.23%) Active Directory
2 22 (8.03%) Docker
2 22 (8.03%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (5.11%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (2.92%) NFS
6 6 (2.19%) Samba
6 6 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.19%) VMware NSX
7 4 (1.46%) Apache Flume
7 4 (1.46%) HDFS
8 2 (0.73%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.73%) KVM
8 2 (0.73%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.73%) vSphere
9 1 (0.36%) Corosync
9 1 (0.36%) NDS
9 1 (0.36%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 1 (0.36%) Snort
Systems Management
1 35 (12.77%) Puppet
2 27 (9.85%) Ansible
2 27 (9.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 17 (6.20%) Kubernetes
4 14 (5.11%) Data Guard
5 10 (3.65%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (2.19%) Nagios
7 6 (2.19%) SELinux
7 6 (2.19%) vCenter Server
8 5 (1.82%) Ambari
9 4 (1.46%) Kibana
9 4 (1.46%) logstash
9 4 (1.46%) Oozie
9 4 (1.46%) Rundeck
10 3 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.09%) SCCM
11 2 (0.73%) Terraform
12 1 (0.36%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 123 (44.89%) Oracle
2 30 (10.95%) Red Hat
3 21 (7.66%) VMware
4 19 (6.93%) Riverbed
5 15 (5.47%) Informatica
6 14 (5.11%) IBM
7 13 (4.74%) webMethods
8 11 (4.01%) Microsoft
9 7 (2.55%) Cadence
9 7 (2.55%) NetApp
9 7 (2.55%) Peregrine
9 7 (2.55%) SAP
10 6 (2.19%) Cisco
10 6 (2.19%) EMC
10 6 (2.19%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.82%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.82%) HP
12 4 (1.46%) Hortonworks
12 4 (1.46%) Splunk
12 4 (1.46%) Tableau