Period
to 6 December 2019

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 6 months to 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 46 31
Rank change year-on-year -41 -15 -12
Permanent jobs citing Unix 56 114 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.41% 5.38% 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.24% 17.14% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 55 95 114
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,550 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £74,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -10.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 498 665 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 21.41% 31.38% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 406 585 627
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +10.47% -9.47%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

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 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Unix in Reading

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

1 37 (66.07%) Linux
2 30 (53.57%) Java
3 25 (44.64%) Python
4 23 (41.07%) SQL
4 23 (41.07%) Oracle
5 18 (32.14%) Perl
5 18 (32.14%) Bash Shell
6 17 (30.36%) MySQL
7 16 (28.57%) AWS
7 16 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (28.57%) DevOps
8 15 (26.79%) Ansible
8 15 (26.79%) Finance
9 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 14 (25.00%) SaaS
9 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 13 (23.21%) Docker
10 13 (23.21%) Kubernetes
10 13 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
12 11 (19.64%) PL/SQL
12 11 (19.64%) Puppet
12 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database
12 11 (19.64%) Public Sector
13 10 (17.86%) Hadoop
13 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
13 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
13 10 (17.86%) Sun
13 10 (17.86%) Tomcat

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 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
2 9 (16.07%) JBoss
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (7.14%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 16 (28.57%) AWS
2 14 (25.00%) SaaS
3 9 (16.07%) OpenShift
4 4 (7.14%) Amazon ECS
4 4 (7.14%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (7.14%) Azure
4 4 (7.14%) Serverless
5 3 (5.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (5.36%) Office 365
6 2 (3.57%) IaaS
6 2 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.07%) Firewall
3 8 (14.29%) Network Security
3 8 (14.29%) SSH
4 6 (10.71%) DNS
5 5 (8.93%) BGP
5 5 (8.93%) DHCP
5 5 (8.93%) HTTP
5 5 (8.93%) MPLS
5 5 (8.93%) OSPF
5 5 (8.93%) Wireless
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco ICM
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (7.14%) DMVPN
6 4 (7.14%) EIGRP
6 4 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (7.14%) GPON
6 4 (7.14%) HSRP
6 4 (7.14%) MRTG
6 4 (7.14%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) MySQL
2 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database
4 10 (17.86%) Hadoop
5 9 (16.07%) Big Data
5 9 (16.07%) RDBMS
5 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (8.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (8.93%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (3.57%) DB2
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (8.93%) Selenium
3 4 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (7.14%) CircleCI
3 4 (7.14%) Gradle
3 4 (7.14%) Maven
3 4 (7.14%) Robot Framework
3 4 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (5.36%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.79%) JMeter
5 1 (1.79%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (26.79%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Public Sector
3 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
4 8 (14.29%) Electronics
4 8 (14.29%) Marketing
4 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 5 (8.93%) Retail
6 4 (7.14%) Banking
7 1 (1.79%) Automotive
7 1 (1.79%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Consultant
1 11 (19.64%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Linux Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Java Team Leader
6 4 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Spring
2 5 (8.93%) Kafka
3 4 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.57%) Apache NiFi
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.57%) XML
5 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.79%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.79%) Node.js
5 1 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (16.07%) Private Cloud
2 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Blog
3 5 (8.93%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.14%) IVR
5 1 (1.79%) Fibre Optics
5 1 (1.79%) PKI
5 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (66.07%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) CentOS
3 8 (14.29%) Windows
4 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.14%) Debian
5 4 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 3 (5.36%) Windows 10
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.57%) AIX
7 2 (3.57%) Solaris
8 1 (1.79%) HPUX
8 1 (1.79%) IRIX
8 1 (1.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) DevOps
2 13 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (16.07%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 9 (16.07%) Web Operations
4 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 8 (14.29%) TDD
5 7 (12.50%) Fintech
5 7 (12.50%) Open Source
6 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.93%) ERP
7 5 (8.93%) ETL
7 5 (8.93%) ITIL
7 5 (8.93%) Personalization
7 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.93%) Workflow
8 4 (7.14%) Data Science
8 4 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (7.14%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) Java
2 25 (44.64%) Python
3 23 (41.07%) SQL
4 18 (32.14%) Bash Shell
4 18 (32.14%) Perl
5 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 11 (19.64%) PL/SQL
7 9 (16.07%) Ruby
8 5 (8.93%) C++
9 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.79%) AWK
10 1 (1.79%) C#
10 1 (1.79%) Korn
10 1 (1.79%) sed
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) CCDP
4 1 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.79%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) Docker
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.14%) iptables
4 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.36%) VMware NSX
5 3 (5.36%) vSphere
5 3 (5.36%) XenApp
5 3 (5.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (26.79%) Ansible
3 13 (23.21%) Kubernetes
4 11 (19.64%) Puppet
5 4 (7.14%) Ambari
5 4 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (7.14%) SCCM
5 4 (7.14%) SCOM
5 4 (7.14%) SELinux
5 4 (7.14%) Terraform
5 4 (7.14%) vCenter Server
5 4 (7.14%) vMotion
6 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (5.36%) vRealize
7 2 (3.57%) Salt
8 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.79%) Nagios
8 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Oracle
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) Sun
3 8 (14.29%) SAP
3 8 (14.29%) VMware
4 5 (8.93%) Cisco
5 4 (7.14%) F5
5 4 (7.14%) Palo Alto
5 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.14%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.36%) Citrix
6 3 (5.36%) EMC
6 3 (5.36%) NetApp
7 2 (3.57%) HP
8 1 (1.79%) Ciena
8 1 (1.79%) CommVault
8 1 (1.79%) Juniper
8 1 (1.79%) Nimsoft
8 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.79%) Veeam