Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 36 29
Rank change year-on-year -59 -7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Unix 201 419 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.97% 6.31% 6.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.58% 22.11% 23.32%
Number of salaries quoted 177 306 519
Berkshire median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.06% +2.11% +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 1,736 1,895 2,731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.67% 28.53% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,435 1,584 2,361
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -58 74 £55,000 +15.79% 21
Newbury -9 27 £36,000 +10.77% 1
Bracknell -7 24 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Maidenhead -39 19 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Slough 0 14 £23,000 -16.36% 5
Ascot -4 5 £45,000 +80.00%
Hungerford +9 1 £32,500 +13.04% 1
Windsor -1 1 £45,000 +9.09%
Wokingham -13 1 £57,500 +4.55% 2
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 153 (76.12%) Linux
2 72 (35.82%) SQL
3 65 (32.34%) Windows
4 64 (31.84%) Python
5 56 (27.86%) Oracle
6 51 (25.37%) Java
7 49 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
8 44 (21.89%) ITIL
9 41 (20.40%) DevOps
10 36 (17.91%) Relational Database
10 36 (17.91%) Degree
11 35 (17.41%) Web Services
12 33 (16.42%) Oracle Database
13 30 (14.93%) Bash Shell
13 30 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (14.93%) MySQL
14 29 (14.43%) Git (software)
15 28 (13.93%) NoSQL
15 28 (13.93%) C++
16 25 (12.44%) Microsoft
16 25 (12.44%) Problem-Solving
17 24 (11.94%) JavaScript
17 24 (11.94%) Ansible
17 24 (11.94%) Unit Testing
18 23 (11.44%) Telecoms
19 22 (10.95%) Active Directory
19 22 (10.95%) RDBMS
19 22 (10.95%) Middleware
19 22 (10.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 22 (10.95%) Amazon EC2

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 18 (8.96%) IIS
2 17 (8.46%) WebLogic
3 15 (7.46%) Apache
4 14 (6.97%) OpenStack
5 7 (3.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.99%) IPython
6 4 (1.99%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.49%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.50%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.47%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (4.98%) Oracle 11i
2 10 (4.98%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (4.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (3.98%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.00%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (1.00%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.50%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 49 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (10.95%) Amazon EC2
2 22 (10.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 21 (10.45%) Amazon Glacier
3 21 (10.45%) Amazon S3
3 21 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (6.97%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (4.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (3.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (2.49%) IaaS
8 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.00%) GitHub
8 2 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.00%) PaaS
8 2 (1.00%) SaaS
9 1 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) Office 365
9 1 (0.50%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.98%) DNS
1 10 (4.98%) Network Security
1 10 (4.98%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.48%) SAN
3 8 (3.98%) DHCP
3 8 (3.98%) NAS
3 8 (3.98%) WAN
4 7 (3.48%) LAN
4 7 (3.48%) SSH
5 6 (2.99%) FCoE
5 6 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (2.99%) iSCSI
6 4 (1.99%) Firewall
7 3 (1.49%) VoIP
7 3 (1.49%) VPN
8 2 (1.00%) BGP
8 2 (1.00%) FTP
8 2 (1.00%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (1.00%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.91%) Relational Database
2 33 (16.42%) Oracle Database
3 30 (14.93%) MySQL
4 28 (13.93%) NoSQL
5 22 (10.95%) RDBMS
6 19 (9.45%) Oracle Database 12c
7 15 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (5.97%) Hadoop
9 11 (5.47%) Big Data
10 10 (4.98%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (4.48%) CouchDB
12 8 (3.98%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (3.48%) Oracle Exadata
13 7 (3.48%) SQL Server
14 6 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (1.99%) MongoDB
16 3 (1.49%) DB2
17 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (14.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.98%) Subversion
3 6 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.49%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.99%) JIRA
6 3 (1.49%) Maven
6 3 (1.49%) Selenium
7 2 (1.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.50%) Ant
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.50%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (11.44%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.96%) Finance
3 13 (6.47%) German Language
4 6 (2.99%) Banking
5 5 (2.49%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.49%) Legal
6 3 (1.49%) Marketing
6 3 (1.49%) Retail
7 2 (1.00%) Electronics
7 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (17.41%) Developer
2 27 (13.43%) Analyst
2 27 (13.43%) Support Engineer
3 20 (9.95%) DBA
4 19 (9.45%) Cloud Engineer
5 18 (8.96%) AWS Engineer
6 16 (7.96%) Technical Support
7 14 (6.97%) Python Developer
7 14 (6.97%) Support Analyst
8 13 (6.47%) Junior
8 13 (6.47%) Oracle DBA
9 12 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (4.98%) C++ Developer
10 10 (4.98%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 10 (4.98%) Test Analyst
11 9 (4.48%) Applications Support
11 9 (4.48%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (4.48%) Linux Support
11 9 (4.48%) Unix Support
12 8 (3.98%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (17.41%) Web Services
2 22 (10.95%) Middleware
3 19 (9.45%) XML
4 15 (7.46%) HTML
5 12 (5.97%) CSS
6 7 (3.48%) Django
6 7 (3.48%) SOAP
7 6 (2.99%) Flask
7 6 (2.99%) Kafka
7 6 (2.99%) REST
7 6 (2.99%) RESTful
8 4 (1.99%) LAMP
8 4 (1.99%) Matplotlib
8 4 (1.99%) WebCenter
9 3 (1.49%) Express
9 3 (1.49%) JSP
9 3 (1.49%) Node.js
9 3 (1.49%) NumPy
9 3 (1.49%) SciPy
9 3 (1.49%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (6.97%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.97%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (5.47%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.48%) Algorithms
5 7 (3.48%) Smart Meter
6 6 (2.99%) Fintech
6 6 (2.99%) Replication
7 5 (2.49%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.49%) Digital Currency
8 4 (1.99%) Clustering
9 3 (1.49%) W3C
10 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.00%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 153 (76.12%) Linux
2 65 (32.34%) Windows
3 22 (10.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (10.45%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.48%) Debian
5 9 (4.48%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.48%) CentOS
6 7 (3.48%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.99%) Solaris
7 4 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.00%) AIX
9 2 (1.00%) Android
9 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.00%) HPUX
9 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.50%) SUSE
10 1 (0.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.89%) ITIL
2 41 (20.40%) DevOps
3 30 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (12.44%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (11.94%) Unit Testing
6 17 (8.46%) SOA
7 15 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (7.46%) Incident Management
8 13 (6.47%) Customer Requirements
8 13 (6.47%) High Availability
9 11 (5.47%) Project Management
9 11 (5.47%) Scrum
9 11 (5.47%) SDLC
9 11 (5.47%) Software Engineering
9 11 (5.47%) Test Automation
10 10 (4.98%) BPEL
10 10 (4.98%) Infrastructure Management
10 10 (4.98%) Proactive Monitoring
11 9 (4.48%) Machine Learning
11 9 (4.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 72 (35.82%) SQL
2 64 (31.84%) Python
3 51 (25.37%) Java
4 30 (14.93%) Bash Shell
5 28 (13.93%) C++
6 24 (11.94%) JavaScript
7 15 (7.46%) Perl
8 13 (6.47%) C
8 13 (6.47%) Shell Script
9 10 (4.98%) C#
10 9 (4.48%) Ruby
10 9 (4.48%) VB
11 7 (3.48%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.49%) Erlang
12 5 (2.49%) Go
13 4 (1.99%) PHP
14 3 (1.49%) Korn
14 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.00%) COBOL
15 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (17.91%) Degree
2 11 (5.47%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.98%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (3.48%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.49%) CISA
6 3 (1.49%) CISSP
6 3 (1.49%) MCSE
6 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.49%) RHCE
7 2 (1.00%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.00%) CEH
7 2 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.00%) MCITP
7 2 (1.00%) MCSA
7 2 (1.00%) OSCP
7 2 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.50%) CRISC
8 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.50%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.47%) QA
2 6 (2.99%) SLA
3 5 (2.49%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.49%) PMO
4 3 (1.49%) COBIT
4 3 (1.49%) GDPR
5 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (10.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.46%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.99%) Samba
5 4 (1.99%) Docker
5 4 (1.99%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.00%) vCloud
6 2 (1.00%) vSphere
7 1 (0.50%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (11.94%) Ansible
2 12 (5.97%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (5.47%) Data Guard
4 9 (4.48%) Puppet
5 8 (3.98%) HP ALM
6 7 (3.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (3.48%) Terraform
7 6 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (2.99%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 2 (1.00%) TIBCO Hawk
9 1 (0.50%) CA Service Virtualization
9 1 (0.50%) Cacti
9 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.50%) Graylog
9 1 (0.50%) logstash
9 1 (0.50%) Nagios
9 1 (0.50%) Nessus
9 1 (0.50%) Netcool
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 56 (27.86%) Oracle
2 25 (12.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.96%) HP
4 15 (7.46%) VMware
5 13 (6.47%) Cisco
6 11 (5.47%) IBM
7 9 (4.48%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.98%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (3.98%) TIBCO
9 7 (3.48%) Siebel
10 6 (2.99%) Centrify
11 3 (1.49%) CA
11 3 (1.49%) EMC
11 3 (1.49%) SAP
11 3 (1.49%) Splunk
12 2 (1.00%) Compuware
12 2 (1.00%) Google
12 2 (1.00%) Informatica
12 2 (1.00%) Juniper
12 2 (1.00%) NetScout