Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 51 30
Rank change year-on-year -18 -21 +13
Permanent jobs citing Unix 241 334 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.98% 5.18% 6.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.11% 19.07% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 201 247 393
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £31,950
90th Percentile £69,000 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 1,496 1,751 2,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.71% 27.18% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,227 1,464 1,915
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.83% -8.95% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,850 £67,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +4.29%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -17 114 £57,500 +15.00% 11
Maidenhead -11 44 £41,250 +37.50% 2
Bracknell -6 19 £36,750 -8.13% 3
Slough -24 19 £52,500 +75.00% 1
Newbury -17 7 £47,500 +28.38% 3
Hungerford +11 2 £34,250 +5.38% 1
Wokingham +10 1 £57,500 +4.55%
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 185 (76.76%) Linux
2 111 (46.06%) Oracle
3 100 (41.49%) Java
4 88 (36.51%) Python
5 80 (33.20%) Windows
6 69 (28.63%) ITIL
7 62 (25.73%) Relational Database
8 61 (25.31%) SQL
9 57 (23.65%) RDBMS
10 56 (23.24%) Amazon AWS
11 53 (21.99%) Degree
11 53 (21.99%) JavaScript
12 52 (21.58%) Middleware
12 52 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (20.75%) SQL Server
13 50 (20.75%) NoSQL
14 49 (20.33%) Puppet
15 47 (19.50%) Git (software)
16 42 (17.43%) Continuous Integration
17 40 (16.60%) Bash Shell
17 40 (16.60%) WebLogic
18 39 (16.18%) Service Management
19 38 (15.77%) Incident Management
20 36 (14.94%) Software Engineering
21 35 (14.52%) Shell Script
22 34 (14.11%) Logistics
22 34 (14.11%) Oracle Database
23 33 (13.69%) Computer Science
24 32 (13.28%) MongoDB
24 32 (13.28%) Business Intelligence

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 40 (16.60%) WebLogic
2 22 (9.13%) MQSeries
3 19 (7.88%) IIS
4 16 (6.64%) Apache
5 15 (6.22%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (3.32%) Apache Spark
8 6 (2.49%) Confluence
8 6 (2.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (2.49%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.07%) JBoss
10 4 (1.66%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.66%) IPython
10 4 (1.66%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.66%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (1.24%) CMS
11 3 (1.24%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.83%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.83%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.83%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 25 (10.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 22 (9.13%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (8.71%) Oracle 11i
4 14 (5.81%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (2.90%) Oracle Payroll
6 4 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (1.66%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (1.66%) Scribe Insight
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 56 (23.24%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (8.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.22%) SaaS
4 13 (5.39%) GitHub
5 11 (4.56%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (4.15%) Office 365
7 7 (2.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (2.90%) Amazon ELB
7 7 (2.90%) Amazon Glacier
7 7 (2.90%) Amazon S3
7 7 (2.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.66%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (1.66%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (1.66%) Scribe Online
10 3 (1.24%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.83%) IaaS
11 2 (0.83%) npm
11 2 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.79%) TCP/IP
2 22 (9.13%) DNS
3 19 (7.88%) LAN
4 18 (7.47%) WAN
5 16 (6.64%) DHCP
6 12 (4.98%) Firewall
7 11 (4.56%) SAN
8 9 (3.73%) FCoE
8 9 (3.73%) NAS
8 9 (3.73%) SSH
9 7 (2.90%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (2.90%) iSCSI
10 6 (2.49%) 2G
10 6 (2.49%) 3G
10 6 (2.49%) 802.15
10 6 (2.49%) Bluetooth
10 6 (2.49%) ICMP
10 6 (2.49%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (2.49%) Wireless
10 6 (2.49%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (25.73%) Relational Database
2 57 (23.65%) RDBMS
3 50 (20.75%) NoSQL
3 50 (20.75%) SQL Server
4 34 (14.11%) Oracle Database
5 32 (13.28%) MongoDB
6 26 (10.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (9.96%) MySQL
8 20 (8.30%) Big Data
9 19 (7.88%) CouchDB
10 18 (7.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (5.81%) Hadoop
11 14 (5.81%) Oracle BI EE
11 14 (5.81%) Oracle Database 12c
12 11 (4.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 11 (4.56%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (4.56%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (2.90%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 47 (19.50%) Git (software)
2 22 (9.13%) JIRA
3 16 (6.64%) Jenkins
4 15 (6.22%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (4.56%) Subversion
6 10 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.90%) Gradle
8 5 (2.07%) Ant
8 5 (2.07%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.66%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.24%) Maven
11 2 (0.83%) Grunt
11 2 (0.83%) gulp
11 2 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.83%) Redmine
11 2 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.83%) webpack
12 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (12.86%) Finance
2 25 (10.37%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.56%) Electronics
3 11 (4.56%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.56%) Marketing
4 8 (3.32%) Banking
5 5 (2.07%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.07%) German Language
6 4 (1.66%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.66%) Automotive
6 4 (1.66%) Back Office
7 2 (0.83%) Billing
7 2 (0.83%) Legal
7 2 (0.83%) Retail
8 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 73 (30.29%) Developer
2 44 (18.26%) Analyst
3 34 (14.11%) Java Developer
4 28 (11.62%) Linux Developer
5 27 (11.20%) NoSQL Developer
5 27 (11.20%) Senior Developer
6 25 (10.37%) Support Analyst
7 23 (9.54%) DBA
8 22 (9.13%) Python Developer
9 21 (8.71%) Oracle DBA
10 18 (7.47%) AWS Developer
11 17 (7.05%) Senior Python Developer
12 14 (5.81%) Linux Support
13 13 (5.39%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 13 (5.39%) Test Analyst
13 13 (5.39%) Unix Analyst
13 13 (5.39%) Unix Support
13 13 (5.39%) Unix Support Analyst
14 12 (4.98%) Technical Analyst
15 11 (4.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (21.58%) Middleware
2 31 (12.86%) Web Services
3 27 (11.20%) Spring
4 23 (9.54%) XML
5 20 (8.30%) Oracle Fusion
6 17 (7.05%) Kafka
7 16 (6.64%) HTML
7 16 (6.64%) Java SE
7 16 (6.64%) JSON
8 13 (5.39%) SOAP
9 11 (4.56%) jQuery
9 11 (4.56%) REST
10 10 (4.15%) AngularJS
10 10 (4.15%) React
11 9 (3.73%) RESTful
12 8 (3.32%) CSS
12 8 (3.32%) J2EE
13 7 (2.90%) WCF
14 6 (2.49%) .NET Framework
14 6 (2.49%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.88%) Linux Command Line
2 18 (7.47%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (5.81%) Algorithms
4 12 (4.98%) Data Centre
4 12 (4.98%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.73%) Replication
7 8 (3.32%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.07%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.07%) Digital Currency
9 4 (1.66%) Life Science
10 3 (1.24%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.83%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.83%) Clustering
11 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.83%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.83%) User Experience
12 1 (0.41%) Cyberattack
12 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 185 (76.76%) Linux
2 80 (33.20%) Windows
3 28 (11.62%) Windows Server
4 26 (10.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (5.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (4.98%) Solaris
7 10 (4.15%) Ubuntu
8 8 (3.32%) CentOS
9 7 (2.90%) AIX
9 7 (2.90%) Windows 10
10 5 (2.07%) Debian
11 4 (1.66%) HPUX
11 4 (1.66%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.83%) MVS
13 2 (0.83%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (28.63%) ITIL
2 52 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (17.43%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (16.18%) Service Management
5 38 (15.77%) Incident Management
6 36 (14.94%) Software Engineering
7 34 (14.11%) Logistics
8 33 (13.69%) Computer Science
9 32 (13.28%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (12.86%) DevOps
10 31 (12.86%) Problem Management
11 29 (12.03%) Mathematics
11 29 (12.03%) Scrum
12 26 (10.79%) Root Cause Analysis
12 26 (10.79%) Test Automation
13 25 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
14 24 (9.96%) Multithreading
15 21 (8.71%) Statistics
16 19 (7.88%) Machine Learning
17 18 (7.47%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 100 (41.49%) Java
2 88 (36.51%) Python
3 61 (25.31%) SQL
4 53 (21.99%) JavaScript
5 40 (16.60%) Bash Shell
6 35 (14.52%) Shell Script
7 23 (9.54%) PowerShell
8 20 (8.30%) Go
9 19 (7.88%) Java 8
10 16 (6.64%) C
11 15 (6.22%) C#
12 13 (5.39%) C++
12 13 (5.39%) Cython
12 13 (5.39%) Perl
13 11 (4.56%) PL/SQL
14 8 (3.32%) Ruby
15 7 (2.90%) PHP
16 5 (2.07%) Erlang
17 4 (1.66%) Korn
17 4 (1.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (21.99%) Degree
2 14 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (5.39%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.90%) MCSA
5 7 (2.90%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.49%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.66%) CCNA
7 4 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.66%) MCSE
8 3 (1.24%) CISSP
9 2 (0.83%) GIAC
9 2 (0.83%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (0.83%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.83%) RHCE
9 2 (0.83%) SSCP
9 2 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.96%) SLA
2 21 (8.71%) QA
3 4 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.83%) COBIT
4 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.83%) GDPR
System Software
1 31 (12.86%) Virtual Machines
2 26 (10.79%) Active Directory
3 23 (9.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (7.88%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (5.39%) Docker
6 9 (3.73%) Samba
7 6 (2.49%) HDFS
7 6 (2.49%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.66%) Apache Flume
8 4 (1.66%) NFS
9 3 (1.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.83%) KVM
10 2 (0.83%) vCloud
10 2 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.83%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.83%) vSphere
11 1 (0.41%) NDS
11 1 (0.41%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (0.41%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.41%) Snort
Systems Management
1 49 (20.33%) Puppet
2 30 (12.45%) Ansible
3 27 (11.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 18 (7.47%) Data Guard
5 14 (5.81%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (4.15%) Kubernetes
7 9 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (3.32%) HP ALM
8 8 (3.32%) Terraform
9 7 (2.90%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 4 (1.66%) Kibana
10 4 (1.66%) logstash
10 4 (1.66%) Oozie
10 4 (1.66%) Rundeck
11 3 (1.24%) Grafana
11 3 (1.24%) Graylog
11 3 (1.24%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.83%) Nagios
12 2 (0.83%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 111 (46.06%) Oracle
2 31 (12.86%) Red Hat
2 31 (12.86%) VMware
3 28 (11.62%) IBM
4 15 (6.22%) Microsoft
5 13 (5.39%) HP
6 11 (4.56%) SAP
7 10 (4.15%) Riverbed
8 9 (3.73%) Cisco
9 8 (3.32%) Splunk
9 8 (3.32%) Tableau
10 7 (2.90%) Centrify
10 7 (2.90%) Citrix
10 7 (2.90%) EMC
10 7 (2.90%) Remedy
11 6 (2.49%) Atlassian
11 6 (2.49%) Informatica
12 5 (2.07%) Cloudera
12 5 (2.07%) Google
13 4 (1.66%) Hortonworks