Period
to 24 January 2018

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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 19 34
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unix 167 291 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 6.50% 9.58% 6.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.25% 29.88% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 124 169 264
Reading median annual salary £46,750 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,375 £33,600 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 786 974 1,270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 30.61% 32.08% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 658 747 1,142
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,900 £70,000 £63,975
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,750
% change year-on-year -3.23% +1.64% +14.38%

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 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for Unix.

1 117 (70.06%) Linux
2 90 (53.89%) Windows
3 68 (40.72%) SQL
4 53 (31.74%) Python
5 49 (29.34%) Amazon AWS
6 44 (26.35%) Firewall
7 43 (25.75%) Bash Shell
8 39 (23.35%) Cisco
8 39 (23.35%) Juniper
9 38 (22.75%) Oracle
9 38 (22.75%) Java
10 37 (22.16%) F5
10 37 (22.16%) DevOps
11 36 (21.56%) Perl
12 35 (20.96%) CheckPoint
13 34 (20.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 33 (19.76%) Blue Coat
14 33 (19.76%) Crossbeam
15 30 (17.96%) Red Hat
16 29 (17.37%) Sourcefire
16 29 (17.37%) SaaS
16 29 (17.37%) Palo Alto
17 28 (16.77%) Solaris
18 27 (16.17%) TCP/IP
18 27 (16.17%) Puppet
19 26 (15.57%) High Availability
19 26 (15.57%) Windows Server 2008
19 26 (15.57%) Opscode Chef
20 25 (14.97%) C++
20 25 (14.97%) Agile Software Development

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 24 (14.37%) Tomcat
2 13 (7.78%) WebLogic
3 11 (6.59%) JBoss
3 11 (6.59%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.19%) OpenStack
5 6 (3.59%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.20%) SAS
7 1 (0.60%) Apache
7 1 (0.60%) IIS
7 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.59%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (3.59%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 49 (29.34%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (17.37%) SaaS
3 13 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.59%) FinancialForce
5 5 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.40%) GitHub
7 3 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.80%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.20%) Amazon Glacier
8 2 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.60%) Office 365
9 1 (0.60%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 44 (26.35%) Firewall
2 27 (16.17%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.99%) Internet
4 9 (5.39%) BGP
4 9 (5.39%) MPLS
4 9 (5.39%) OSPF
4 9 (5.39%) WAN
5 8 (4.79%) EIGRP
6 5 (2.99%) Broadband
6 5 (2.99%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (2.99%) IPsec
6 5 (2.99%) LAN
6 5 (2.99%) RFID
6 5 (2.99%) RIP
6 5 (2.99%) SSL
6 5 (2.99%) VPN
6 5 (2.99%) WLAN
7 4 (2.40%) Ethernet
7 4 (2.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.58%) RDBMS
1 16 (9.58%) Relational Database
2 15 (8.98%) NoSQL
2 15 (8.98%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.78%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (7.19%) Oracle Database 12c
4 12 (7.19%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (4.79%) Big Data
5 8 (4.79%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.59%) OLTP
7 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.20%) KNIME
8 1 (0.60%) MySQL
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (10.18%) Jenkins
2 11 (6.59%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.59%) SoapUI
3 9 (5.39%) JIRA
4 6 (3.59%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.99%) JIRA Agile
5 5 (2.99%) Maven
5 5 (2.99%) Subversion
6 4 (2.40%) Ant
6 4 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.40%) GitLab
6 4 (2.40%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.60%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.60%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.60%) Selenium
7 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (14.37%) German Language
2 22 (13.17%) French Language
3 16 (9.58%) Telecoms
4 14 (8.38%) Banking
5 13 (7.78%) Billing
6 12 (7.19%) Finance
7 8 (4.79%) Digital Economy
8 3 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.80%) Retail
9 1 (0.60%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.60%) Games
9 1 (0.60%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 32 (19.16%) Analyst
2 31 (18.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (14.37%) Security Analyst
4 22 (13.17%) Blue Coat Analyst
4 22 (13.17%) Consultant
4 22 (13.17%) Firewall Analyst
5 21 (12.57%) AWS Engineer
6 19 (11.38%) Implementation Consultant
6 19 (11.38%) Linux Engineer
7 18 (10.78%) AWS DevOps
7 18 (10.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 14 (8.38%) Support Engineer
9 13 (7.78%) Java Consultant
9 13 (7.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 13 (7.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 13 (7.78%) Security Engineer
9 13 (7.78%) Telecoms Consultant
10 12 (7.19%) DBA
11 11 (6.59%) Developer
11 11 (6.59%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.37%) XML
2 19 (11.38%) JSON
3 18 (10.78%) Java EE
4 13 (7.78%) Apache Camel
4 13 (7.78%) J2EE
4 13 (7.78%) LDAP
4 13 (7.78%) Middleware
5 12 (7.19%) Web Services
6 10 (5.99%) REST
7 9 (5.39%) HTML
8 6 (3.59%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 6 (3.59%) SOAP
8 6 (3.59%) Spring
9 3 (1.80%) .NET
10 2 (1.20%) Regular Expression
10 2 (1.20%) RESTful
11 1 (0.60%) Kafka
11 1 (0.60%) Swing
11 1 (0.60%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.57%) Fintech
2 16 (9.58%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.99%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.99%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (4.79%) Mobile Computing
6 7 (4.19%) Replication
7 6 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.99%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.99%) Cyberattack
9 4 (2.40%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.40%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.40%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (2.40%) Smart Meter
9 4 (2.40%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.80%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.80%) W3C
11 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.60%) CESG
12 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 117 (70.06%) Linux
2 90 (53.89%) Windows
3 34 (20.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (16.77%) Solaris
5 26 (15.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (14.37%) Windows 2000
6 24 (14.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (13.77%) CentOS
8 9 (5.39%) Android
9 8 (4.79%) Apple iOS
9 8 (4.79%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (2.40%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.80%) AIX
11 3 (1.80%) HPUX
12 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
12 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.16%) DevOps
2 26 (15.57%) High Availability
3 25 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (14.37%) ITIL
5 17 (10.18%) Software Engineering
6 16 (9.58%) Test Automation
7 14 (8.38%) Migration
8 13 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (7.19%) Statistics
10 11 (6.59%) Data Modelling
10 11 (6.59%) Database Tuning
10 11 (6.59%) Test Management
11 10 (5.99%) Microservices
11 10 (5.99%) SDLC
11 10 (5.99%) Test Scripting
12 9 (5.39%) Configuration Management
12 9 (5.39%) Project Management
12 9 (5.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (4.79%) Cyber Resilience
13 8 (4.79%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (40.72%) SQL
2 53 (31.74%) Python
3 43 (25.75%) Bash Shell
4 38 (22.75%) Java
5 36 (21.56%) Perl
6 25 (14.97%) C++
7 22 (13.17%) Shell Script
8 11 (6.59%) JavaScript
9 10 (5.99%) C#
9 10 (5.99%) Scala
10 9 (5.39%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.59%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.80%) Bourne shell
13 2 (1.20%) Go
13 2 (1.20%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.20%) R
13 2 (1.20%) Ruby
14 1 (0.60%) Jython
14 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (11.38%) AWS Certification
2 15 (8.98%) Degree
2 15 (8.98%) SC Cleared
2 15 (8.98%) Security Cleared
3 13 (7.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (5.99%) ISTQB
5 9 (5.39%) JNCIA
6 7 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.59%) CISSP
8 5 (2.99%) CCIE
8 5 (2.99%) CCNP
8 5 (2.99%) CCSA
8 5 (2.99%) CCSE
8 5 (2.99%) JNCIE
9 4 (2.40%) CCSP
10 3 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (1.20%) CCNA
11 2 (1.20%) PhD
11 2 (1.20%) RHCE
12 1 (0.60%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.59%) QA
2 4 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.40%) SLA
3 3 (1.80%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 14 (8.38%) Hyper-V
2 13 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.19%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.79%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (3.59%) HDFS
5 6 (3.59%) vSphere
6 5 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.40%) Docker
8 2 (1.20%) KVM
9 1 (0.60%) NFS
Systems Management
1 27 (16.17%) Puppet
2 26 (15.57%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (14.37%) Terraform
4 9 (5.39%) Ansible
5 6 (3.59%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (2.99%) Nagios
7 4 (2.40%) Kubernetes
7 4 (2.40%) Salt
8 2 (1.20%) Data Guard
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.60%) Cacti
9 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.60%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 39 (23.35%) Cisco
1 39 (23.35%) Juniper
2 38 (22.75%) Oracle
3 37 (22.16%) F5
4 35 (20.96%) CheckPoint
5 33 (19.76%) Blue Coat
5 33 (19.76%) Crossbeam
6 30 (17.96%) Red Hat
7 29 (17.37%) Palo Alto
7 29 (17.37%) Sourcefire
8 19 (11.38%) ServiceNow
9 16 (9.58%) VMware
10 15 (8.98%) HP
11 13 (7.78%) TIBCO
12 7 (4.19%) Microsoft
13 6 (3.59%) Cassiopae
13 6 (3.59%) Linedata
13 6 (3.59%) Sage
13 6 (3.59%) White Clarke
13 6 (3.59%) Xero