Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 21 19
Rank change year-on-year -54 -2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Unix 74 223 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.11% 9.05% 10.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.64% 28.09% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 67 133 317
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,300 £35,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £69,250
Berkshire median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% -5.00% +5.26%

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 636 794 1,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 26.70% 32.21% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 553 598 1,121
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,675 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for Unix.

1 59 (79.73%) Linux
2 41 (55.41%) Python
3 28 (37.84%) Java
3 28 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (29.73%) DevOps
5 20 (27.03%) Ansible
6 19 (25.68%) Bash Shell
6 19 (25.68%) Windows
6 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (24.32%) C++
7 18 (24.32%) SQL
7 18 (24.32%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (24.32%) Amazon S3
7 18 (24.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 18 (24.32%) Amazon Glacier
8 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (18.92%) NoSQL
9 14 (18.92%) Unit Testing
9 14 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (18.92%) XML
10 13 (17.57%) HP
10 13 (17.57%) Degree
10 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
10 13 (17.57%) OpenStack
11 12 (16.22%) Amazon ELB
11 12 (16.22%) Hadoop
11 12 (16.22%) ITIL
11 12 (16.22%) Finance
12 11 (14.86%) Telecoms

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 13 (17.57%) OpenStack
2 8 (10.81%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 28 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (24.32%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (24.32%) Amazon Glacier
2 18 (24.32%) Amazon S3
2 18 (24.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (16.22%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (9.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (6.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.70%) SaaS
8 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.35%) GitHub
8 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.35%) IaaS
8 1 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) Network Security
1 7 (9.46%) SSH
2 6 (8.11%) DHCP
2 6 (8.11%) DNS
2 6 (8.11%) NAS
2 6 (8.11%) SAN
2 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.76%) FCoE
3 5 (6.76%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (6.76%) iSCSI
3 5 (6.76%) LAN
3 5 (6.76%) WAN
4 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) NoSQL
2 12 (16.22%) Hadoop
3 7 (9.46%) Big Data
3 7 (9.46%) MySQL
4 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.76%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (5.41%) CouchDB
6 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.41%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.05%) Selenium
3 3 (4.05%) Subversion
4 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.76%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.35%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.35%) Billing
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Developer
2 16 (21.62%) AWS Engineer
3 15 (20.27%) Cloud Engineer
4 12 (16.22%) Analyst
5 11 (14.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (13.51%) Test Analyst
7 8 (10.81%) DevOps Developer
7 8 (10.81%) Support Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Open Source Developer
9 6 (8.11%) C++ Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Graduate
9 6 (8.11%) Junior
9 6 (8.11%) Junior DevOps
9 6 (8.11%) Junior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Python Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Unix Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.92%) XML
2 7 (9.46%) Web Services
3 6 (8.11%) Kafka
4 4 (5.41%) RESTful
5 3 (4.05%) Express
5 3 (4.05%) koa
5 3 (4.05%) LAMP
5 3 (4.05%) Node.js
5 3 (4.05%) REST
6 2 (2.70%) HTML
6 2 (2.70%) JSON
6 2 (2.70%) LDAP
6 2 (2.70%) Regular Expression
7 1 (1.35%) .NET
7 1 (1.35%) CGI
7 1 (1.35%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.35%) JSP
7 1 (1.35%) Servlets
7 1 (1.35%) SOAP
7 1 (1.35%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Data Centre
1 9 (12.16%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (6.76%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.76%) Digital Currency
4 5 (6.76%) Replication
5 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.05%) W3C
6 2 (2.70%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.35%) Clustering
7 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (79.73%) Linux
2 19 (25.68%) Windows
3 14 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (9.46%) CentOS
4 7 (9.46%) Debian
4 7 (9.46%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.70%) AIX
5 2 (2.70%) HPUX
5 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.70%) Solaris
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) DevOps
2 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (18.92%) Unit Testing
4 12 (16.22%) ITIL
5 8 (10.81%) Open Source
5 8 (10.81%) SDLC
5 8 (10.81%) Test Automation
6 7 (9.46%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (9.46%) Open Source Development
6 7 (9.46%) User Stories
6 7 (9.46%) Workflow
7 6 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (8.11%) Scrum
7 6 (8.11%) Test Management
7 6 (8.11%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.76%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (6.76%) Task Automation
8 5 (6.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 41 (55.41%) Python
2 28 (37.84%) Java
3 19 (25.68%) Bash Shell
4 18 (24.32%) C++
4 18 (24.32%) SQL
5 9 (12.16%) Shell Script
6 8 (10.81%) C
6 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.81%) Perl
7 7 (9.46%) C#
8 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.76%) Erlang
9 5 (6.76%) Go
9 5 (6.76%) Ruby
10 2 (2.70%) VB
11 1 (1.35%) Korn
11 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Degree
2 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.46%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.70%) RHCE
6 1 (1.35%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.35%) MCITP
6 1 (1.35%) MCSA
6 1 (1.35%) MCSE
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.76%) Samba
3 2 (2.70%) Docker
4 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.35%) vCloud
4 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (27.03%) Ansible
2 8 (10.81%) HP ALM
3 6 (8.11%) Puppet
4 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.76%) Terraform
4 5 (6.76%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 1 (1.35%) Grafana
5 1 (1.35%) Graylog
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) HP
2 8 (10.81%) Cisco
3 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
4 6 (8.11%) VMware
5 5 (6.76%) Centrify
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle
6 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.70%) Splunk
8 1 (1.35%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.35%) CyberSource
8 1 (1.35%) EMC
8 1 (1.35%) Google
8 1 (1.35%) IBM
8 1 (1.35%) Juniper
8 1 (1.35%) NetApp
8 1 (1.35%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.35%) TIBCO