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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 36 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 210 299 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 6.23% 5.96% 6.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.30% 22.43% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 156 251 284
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 986 1333 1413
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 29.24% 26.56% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 833 1177 1104
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 113 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Newbury +22 16 £32,500 -31.57% 2
Bracknell +17 15 £45,000 -7.69%
Slough +17 11 £27,500 -43.87% 1
Hungerford -2 7 £24,000 -52.00%
Ascot - 4 £25,000 -
Maidenhead -18 2 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Windsor -13 1 £47,500 -7.31% 1
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 375 (75.76%) Linux
2 221 (44.65%) Windows
3 142 (28.69%) Java
4 128 (25.86%) SQL
4 128 (25.86%) Oracle
5 116 (23.43%) TCP/IP
6 109 (22.02%) Firewall
7 99 (20.00%) Python
8 97 (19.60%) Cisco
9 91 (18.38%) Perl
10 86 (17.37%) Solaris
11 81 (16.36%) CheckPoint
12 77 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
13 74 (14.95%) ITIL
13 74 (14.95%) Palo Alto
14 73 (14.75%) F5
15 72 (14.55%) Bash Shell
16 71 (14.34%) Finance
17 70 (14.14%) Blue Coat
18 66 (13.33%) VMware
19 61 (12.32%) SQL Server
19 61 (12.32%) DevOps
20 60 (12.12%) Risk Management
21 58 (11.72%) Juniper
21 58 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
21 58 (11.72%) Puppet
22 55 (11.11%) Shell Script
22 55 (11.11%) Information Security
23 54 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
24 53 (10.71%) JavaScript

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 39 (7.88%) WebLogic
2 28 (5.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 25 (5.05%) IIS
4 23 (4.65%) Tomcat
5 22 (4.44%) Apache
6 15 (3.03%) WebSphere
7 14 (2.83%) JBoss
8 10 (2.02%) IBM Notes
8 10 (2.02%) Oracle Service Bus
9 6 (1.21%) CICS
9 6 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (1.01%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.81%) Confluence
11 4 (0.81%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.81%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.61%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (0.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.61%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.01%) MS Office
3 4 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (2.42%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.21%) Eloqua
3 6 (1.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.21%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.61%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.61%) Oracle BRM
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 54 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (10.10%) SaaS
3 18 (3.64%) IaaS
4 6 (1.21%) PaaS
4 6 (1.21%) Responsys
4 6 (1.21%) Taleo
5 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.81%) Office 365
6 3 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 116 (23.43%) TCP/IP
2 109 (22.02%) Firewall
3 51 (10.30%) SSL
4 38 (7.68%) HTTP
5 31 (6.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 31 (6.26%) VPN
6 23 (4.65%) DNS
7 21 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (4.24%) Network Security
8 18 (3.64%) WAN
9 17 (3.43%) LAN
10 15 (3.03%) SSH
11 13 (2.63%) SS7
12 12 (2.42%) SAN
12 12 (2.42%) Value-Added Service
13 11 (2.22%) GSM
13 11 (2.22%) UMTS
14 10 (2.02%) Wireless
15 8 (1.62%) SMS
16 7 (1.41%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.28%) Relational Database
3 39 (7.88%) Oracle Database
4 30 (6.06%) MySQL
5 24 (4.85%) DB2
6 23 (4.65%) RDBMS
7 21 (4.24%) NoSQL
8 18 (3.64%) Big Data
9 17 (3.43%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
11 11 (2.22%) Hadoop
12 10 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.21%) Informix
14 6 (1.21%) OLAP
14 6 (1.21%) OLTP
14 6 (1.21%) Oracle OLAP
14 6 (1.21%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 49 (9.90%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.26%) Maven
3 30 (6.06%) Ant
4 26 (5.25%) JIRA
5 19 (3.84%) Selenium
6 16 (3.23%) JMeter
7 15 (3.03%) Subversion
8 14 (2.83%) Apache Ivy
8 14 (2.83%) Gradle
9 13 (2.63%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.21%) JUnit
10 6 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.01%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.01%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.81%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.81%) WinDbg
13 3 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.61%) Vagrant
General
1 71 (14.34%) Finance
2 49 (9.90%) Telecoms
3 36 (7.27%) French Language
4 35 (7.07%) German Language
5 30 (6.06%) Manufacturing
6 28 (5.66%) Marketing
7 25 (5.05%) Banking
8 13 (2.63%) Electronics
9 8 (1.62%) Portuguese Language
9 8 (1.62%) Spanish Language
10 7 (1.41%) Billing
11 5 (1.01%) Retail
12 4 (0.81%) Automotive
13 2 (0.40%) Back Office
14 1 (0.20%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 67 (13.54%) Linux Engineer
2 63 (12.73%) Security Engineer
3 52 (10.51%) Consultant
3 52 (10.51%) Support Engineer
4 46 (9.29%) Developer
5 41 (8.28%) Analyst
5 41 (8.28%) Juniper Engineer
6 33 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 31 (6.26%) Cisco Engineer
8 29 (5.86%) Applications Support
8 29 (5.86%) Senior Security Engineer
9 26 (5.25%) Security Consultant
9 26 (5.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 25 (5.05%) Technical Support
11 23 (4.65%) Unix Engineer
12 22 (4.44%) Blue Coat Engineer
12 22 (4.44%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 22 (4.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 22 (4.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 21 (4.24%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (8.48%) Web Services
2 38 (7.68%) .NET
3 35 (7.07%) HTML
4 34 (6.87%) Spring
5 30 (6.06%) Middleware
6 18 (3.64%) Oracle Fusion
7 17 (3.43%) CSS
8 15 (3.03%) XML
9 11 (2.22%) Regular Expression
10 9 (1.82%) Ajax
10 9 (1.82%) CGI
10 9 (1.82%) J2EE
10 9 (1.82%) REST
11 8 (1.62%) ASP.NET
12 7 (1.41%) jQuery
12 7 (1.41%) SOAP
13 6 (1.21%) React
14 5 (1.01%) JSON
14 5 (1.01%) Node.js
14 5 (1.01%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.46%) Data Centre
3 29 (5.86%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 23 (4.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 22 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
7 17 (3.43%) Cyber Attack
8 12 (2.42%) Client/Server
8 12 (2.42%) Replication
9 9 (1.82%) Clustering
10 7 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.21%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (1.21%) Mainframe
11 6 (1.21%) User Experience
12 5 (1.01%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.01%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.81%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.81%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 375 (75.76%) Linux
2 221 (44.65%) Windows
3 86 (17.37%) Solaris
4 52 (10.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 52 (10.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (9.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (8.28%) Windows 2000
7 37 (7.47%) Windows Server
8 33 (6.67%) CentOS
9 19 (3.84%) AIX
10 17 (3.43%) HPUX
11 13 (2.63%) Ubuntu
12 11 (2.22%) Debian
13 10 (2.02%) Mac OS
14 8 (1.62%) IRIX
14 8 (1.62%) Windows NT
15 6 (1.21%) MVS
16 5 (1.01%) SUSE
17 4 (0.81%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (14.95%) ITIL
3 61 (12.32%) DevOps
4 60 (12.12%) Risk Management
5 55 (11.11%) Information Security
6 47 (9.49%) Mentoring
7 44 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
8 39 (7.88%) Change Management
9 37 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
10 36 (7.27%) Identity Management
11 35 (7.07%) Cybersecurity
12 33 (6.67%) SOA
12 33 (6.67%) Software Engineering
13 32 (6.46%) Configuration Management
14 30 (6.06%) OO
15 29 (5.86%) Performance Tuning
16 28 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
17 27 (5.45%) Open Source
18 26 (5.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 142 (28.69%) Java
2 128 (25.86%) SQL
3 99 (20.00%) Python
4 91 (18.38%) Perl
5 72 (14.55%) Bash Shell
6 55 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 53 (10.71%) JavaScript
8 30 (6.06%) C++
9 29 (5.86%) PHP
10 23 (4.65%) PL/SQL
11 19 (3.84%) PowerShell
12 15 (3.03%) C#
13 14 (2.83%) Ruby
14 13 (2.63%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.82%) C
16 6 (1.21%) COBOL
16 6 (1.21%) JCL
16 6 (1.21%) VB
17 4 (0.81%) VBScript
18 3 (0.61%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 41 (8.28%) Degree
2 25 (5.05%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.44%) CCNA
4 15 (3.03%) CISSP
5 12 (2.42%) CCIE
5 12 (2.42%) CISM
5 12 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 10 (2.02%) AWS Certification
6 10 (2.02%) CCNP
6 10 (2.02%) CCSP
6 10 (2.02%) MCSE
6 10 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.82%) CCIP
7 9 (1.82%) CCSA
7 9 (1.82%) CEH
8 8 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.41%) CompTIA Security+
9 7 (1.41%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (1.01%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.27%) SLA
2 22 (4.44%) QA
3 9 (1.82%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.01%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.40%) PMO
7 1 (0.20%) COBIT
7 1 (0.20%) COSO
7 1 (0.20%) HL7
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.20%) ISO22301
System Software
1 45 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (5.86%) VMware ESX
3 22 (4.44%) Active Directory
4 10 (2.02%) XenServer
5 9 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (1.62%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (1.41%) Samba
8 4 (0.81%) Docker
9 3 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.61%) vSphere
9 3 (0.61%) Xen
10 2 (0.40%) Firmware
10 2 (0.40%) HDFS
11 1 (0.20%) Postfix
11 1 (0.20%) Squid
11 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 58 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
1 58 (11.72%) Puppet
2 38 (7.68%) Ansible
3 27 (5.45%) Salt
4 23 (4.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 17 (3.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 13 (2.63%) Oracle Identity Management
7 10 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (1.62%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 6 (1.21%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (1.21%) ZABBIX
10 5 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
11 4 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (0.81%) vMotion
11 4 (0.81%) WSUS
12 3 (0.61%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.61%) collectd
12 3 (0.61%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.61%) Graphite
12 3 (0.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 128 (25.86%) Oracle
2 97 (19.60%) Cisco
3 81 (16.36%) CheckPoint
4 74 (14.95%) Palo Alto
5 73 (14.75%) F5
6 70 (14.14%) Blue Coat
7 66 (13.33%) VMware
8 58 (11.72%) Juniper
9 50 (10.10%) Microsoft
10 42 (8.48%) Crossbeam
10 42 (8.48%) Sourcefire
11 30 (6.06%) Red Hat
12 23 (4.65%) HP
13 22 (4.44%) IBM
14 20 (4.04%) Imperva
14 20 (4.04%) LogLogic
14 20 (4.04%) Sun
15 15 (3.03%) SAP
16 13 (2.63%) EMC
17 11 (2.22%) Citrix
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum + £10,000 shift allowance
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus £4,000 shift allowance
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + comprehendsive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago