The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 21 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 114 169 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.15% 8.56% 6.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.60% 27.08% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 75 139 114
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 413 624 635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 33.15% 31.59% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 314 569 472
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Unix
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in Reading.

Salary trend for Unix in Reading

Unix
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Reading over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 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 Reading region with a requirement for Unix.

1 240 (88.24%) Linux
2 116 (42.65%) Windows
3 90 (33.09%) TCP/IP
4 83 (30.51%) Cisco
5 82 (30.15%) Python
6 77 (28.31%) Firewall
7 73 (26.84%) Solaris
8 71 (26.10%) F5
9 70 (25.74%) Blue Coat
10 69 (25.37%) CheckPoint
11 68 (25.00%) Java
12 66 (24.26%) Perl
13 62 (22.79%) Palo Alto
14 59 (21.69%) DevOps
15 58 (21.32%) Juniper
16 57 (20.96%) Risk Management
16 57 (20.96%) Bash Shell
17 56 (20.59%) Puppet
17 56 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
18 48 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
18 48 (17.65%) VMware
19 47 (17.28%) Oracle
19 47 (17.28%) ITIL
20 45 (16.54%) Windows Server 2003
20 45 (16.54%) Windows Server 2008
21 44 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 44 (16.18%) Mentoring
22 42 (15.44%) Crossbeam
22 42 (15.44%) Sourcefire
22 42 (15.44%) SaaS

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 14 (5.15%) IIS
2 11 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (3.68%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.94%) Apache
5 7 (2.57%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.21%) JBoss
6 6 (2.21%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (1.84%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.47%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.10%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.10%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.10%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.10%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.21%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 48 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (15.44%) SaaS
3 11 (4.04%) IaaS
4 6 (2.21%) PaaS
4 6 (2.21%) Responsys
4 6 (2.21%) Taleo
5 4 (1.47%) Office 365
6 3 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 90 (33.09%) TCP/IP
2 77 (28.31%) Firewall
3 32 (11.76%) SSL
4 27 (9.93%) HTTP
5 18 (6.62%) VPN
6 14 (5.15%) DNS
7 12 (4.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (4.04%) Network Security
9 10 (3.68%) SAN
10 9 (3.31%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (3.31%) Wireless
11 8 (2.94%) SMS
11 8 (2.94%) Value-Added Service
12 7 (2.57%) BGP
12 7 (2.57%) GSM
12 7 (2.57%) SS7
12 7 (2.57%) SSH
12 7 (2.57%) UMTS
13 6 (2.21%) SMTP
13 6 (2.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.82%) MySQL
3 19 (6.99%) Relational Database
4 18 (6.62%) NoSQL
5 17 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 15 (5.51%) Oracle Database
7 11 (4.04%) DB2
8 9 (3.31%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (2.57%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.21%) Informix
11 6 (2.21%) OLAP
11 6 (2.21%) OLTP
11 6 (2.21%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (2.21%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (2.21%) VLDB
12 5 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.84%) MongoDB
13 4 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (1.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (14.34%) Git (software)
2 30 (11.03%) Ant
2 30 (11.03%) Maven
3 14 (5.15%) Apache Ivy
3 14 (5.15%) Gradle
4 11 (4.04%) Subversion
5 10 (3.68%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.47%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.47%) JIRA
7 4 (1.47%) WinDbg
8 3 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.10%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.10%) VersionOne
9 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.37%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.37%) Trac
General
1 36 (13.24%) Finance
2 28 (10.29%) German Language
3 22 (8.09%) French Language
4 16 (5.88%) Banking
4 16 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.94%) Marketing
6 4 (1.47%) Billing
6 4 (1.47%) Retail
7 2 (0.74%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.37%) Military
8 1 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (19.12%) Security Engineer
2 51 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
3 41 (15.07%) Juniper Engineer
4 33 (12.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 33 (12.13%) Support Engineer
5 31 (11.40%) Cisco Engineer
5 31 (11.40%) Consultant
6 29 (10.66%) Senior Security Engineer
7 26 (9.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 22 (8.09%) Blue Coat Engineer
8 22 (8.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 22 (8.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 22 (8.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 20 (7.35%) Release Engineer
10 19 (6.99%) Security Consultant
11 18 (6.62%) Developer
12 15 (5.51%) Administrator
12 15 (5.51%) Analyst
12 15 (5.51%) Architect
13 14 (5.15%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.03%) Spring
2 26 (9.56%) Web Services
3 14 (5.15%) .NET
4 11 (4.04%) HTML
5 9 (3.31%) Ajax
6 7 (2.57%) CSS
6 7 (2.57%) Middleware
7 6 (2.21%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (1.47%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.47%) LAMP
8 4 (1.47%) Regular Expression
9 3 (1.10%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.10%) J2EE
9 3 (1.10%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.74%) JPA
10 2 (0.74%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.74%) REST
10 2 (0.74%) SOAP
10 2 (0.74%) Spring MVC
10 2 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.09%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.78%) Cyber Attack
4 11 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.57%) Replication
7 6 (2.21%) Clustering
8 5 (1.84%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.84%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.47%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.47%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.10%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.10%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.10%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.74%) Celerra
11 2 (0.74%) Fintech
12 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 240 (88.24%) Linux
2 116 (42.65%) Windows
3 73 (26.84%) Solaris
4 45 (16.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (16.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (15.07%) Windows 2000
7 29 (10.66%) CentOS
8 18 (6.62%) Windows Server
9 12 (4.41%) Ubuntu
10 9 (3.31%) AIX
10 9 (3.31%) Debian
10 9 (3.31%) HPUX
11 5 (1.84%) SUSE
12 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (1.10%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.10%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (1.10%) VMS
14 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (21.69%) DevOps
2 57 (20.96%) Risk Management
3 47 (17.28%) ITIL
4 44 (16.18%) Mentoring
5 38 (13.97%) Information Security
6 31 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (11.40%) Kalman Filter
7 26 (9.56%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (9.56%) Continuous Delivery
8 23 (8.46%) Change Management
8 23 (8.46%) Identity Management
8 23 (8.46%) Open Source
9 22 (8.09%) Coaching
9 22 (8.09%) Prototyping
10 20 (7.35%) Cybersecurity
10 20 (7.35%) High Availability
10 20 (7.35%) Migration
11 18 (6.62%) Build Automation
11 18 (6.62%) Software Engineering
12 17 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 82 (30.15%) Python
2 68 (25.00%) Java
3 66 (24.26%) Perl
4 57 (20.96%) Bash Shell
5 41 (15.07%) SQL
6 20 (7.35%) C++
7 19 (6.99%) Shell Script
8 17 (6.25%) JavaScript
9 14 (5.15%) PowerShell
10 13 (4.78%) PHP
11 12 (4.41%) Ruby
12 11 (4.04%) PL/SQL
12 11 (4.04%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.21%) C#
14 4 (1.47%) C
15 3 (1.10%) Tcl
16 1 (0.37%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.37%) Go
16 1 (0.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (7.35%) Security Cleared
2 19 (6.99%) Degree
3 17 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (5.15%) CCNA
5 12 (4.41%) CCIE
6 10 (3.68%) AWS Certification
6 10 (3.68%) CCNP
6 10 (3.68%) CCSP
7 9 (3.31%) CCIP
7 9 (3.31%) CCSA
7 9 (3.31%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.84%) CISM
9 5 (1.84%) HNC
9 5 (1.84%) HND
10 3 (1.10%) CISSP
10 3 (1.10%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.10%) MCSE
10 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.74%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.25%) SLA
2 5 (1.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) COBIT
4 1 (0.37%) COSO
4 1 (0.37%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 28 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 10 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.68%) XenServer
4 8 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (2.21%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.47%) Docker
7 3 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.10%) vSphere
7 3 (1.10%) Xen
8 1 (0.37%) Firmware
8 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 56 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
1 56 (20.59%) Puppet
2 35 (12.87%) Ansible
3 27 (9.93%) Salt
4 15 (5.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 11 (4.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 8 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (2.21%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (2.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 4 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (1.47%) vMotion
8 4 (1.47%) WSUS
9 3 (1.10%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.10%) collectd
9 3 (1.10%) Graphite
9 3 (1.10%) Nagios
9 3 (1.10%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.10%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.74%) SnapMirror
10 2 (0.74%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 83 (30.51%) Cisco
2 71 (26.10%) F5
3 70 (25.74%) Blue Coat
4 69 (25.37%) CheckPoint
5 62 (22.79%) Palo Alto
6 58 (21.32%) Juniper
7 48 (17.65%) VMware
8 47 (17.28%) Oracle
9 42 (15.44%) Crossbeam
9 42 (15.44%) Sourcefire
10 29 (10.66%) Microsoft
11 27 (9.93%) Red Hat
12 12 (4.41%) EMC
12 12 (4.41%) HP
12 12 (4.41%) Sun
13 11 (4.04%) NetApp
14 10 (3.68%) Citrix
15 9 (3.31%) Sybase
15 9 (3.31%) Veeam
15 9 (3.31%) Veritas
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