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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 15 38
Rank change year-on-year -5 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 125 200 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.56% 11.32% 6.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.27% 32.00% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 77 154 117
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 £34,200 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  

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 427 625 648
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.67% 35.37% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 327 544 497
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 200 (84.03%) Linux
2 110 (46.22%) Windows
3 88 (36.97%) Perl
4 86 (36.13%) Java
4 86 (36.13%) Firewall
5 83 (34.87%) Cisco
6 81 (34.03%) Python
7 77 (32.35%) Juniper
8 74 (31.09%) TCP/IP
9 70 (29.41%) F5
10 67 (28.15%) Solaris
11 59 (24.79%) CheckPoint
11 59 (24.79%) Palo Alto
12 57 (23.95%) Bash Shell
13 55 (23.11%) Blue Coat
14 50 (21.01%) ITIL
14 50 (21.01%) Puppet
15 48 (20.17%) Oracle
16 46 (19.33%) Mentoring
17 45 (18.91%) Opscode Chef
18 43 (18.07%) Ansible
18 43 (18.07%) Amazon AWS
18 43 (18.07%) C++
18 43 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
19 41 (17.23%) Risk Management
19 41 (17.23%) Digital Economy
20 40 (16.81%) DevOps
21 39 (16.39%) VMware
22 38 (15.97%) Git (software)
22 38 (15.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (3.78%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.36%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (3.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (2.10%) IIS
4 5 (2.10%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (2.10%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.68%) SAS
6 3 (1.26%) Apache
6 3 (1.26%) Eucalyptus
6 3 (1.26%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.42%) Confluence
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.26%) Adobe Captivate
2 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.68%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 43 (18.07%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (14.29%) SaaS
3 4 (1.68%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 4 (1.68%) Responsys
3 4 (1.68%) Taleo
4 3 (1.26%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (36.13%) Firewall
2 74 (31.09%) TCP/IP
3 26 (10.92%) SSL
4 24 (10.08%) HTTP
5 22 (9.24%) DNS
6 14 (5.88%) BGP
6 14 (5.88%) OSPF
7 12 (5.04%) Network Security
7 12 (5.04%) VPN
8 11 (4.62%) WAN
8 11 (4.62%) Wireshark
9 9 (3.78%) DHCP
10 7 (2.94%) Broadband
10 7 (2.94%) EIGRP
10 7 (2.94%) Ethernet
10 7 (2.94%) IPsec
10 7 (2.94%) IPv4
10 7 (2.94%) L2TP
10 7 (2.94%) MPLS
10 7 (2.94%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.18%) MySQL
1 29 (12.18%) Relational Database
2 25 (10.50%) NoSQL
3 21 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 20 (8.40%) DB2
4 20 (8.40%) RDBMS
5 12 (5.04%) Oracle Database
6 11 (4.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (4.62%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.78%) Informix
8 5 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.68%) OLAP
9 4 (1.68%) OLTP
9 4 (1.68%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (1.68%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.68%) VLDB
10 3 (1.26%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 38 (15.97%) Git (software)
2 37 (15.55%) Ant
2 37 (15.55%) Maven
3 24 (10.08%) Apache Ivy
3 24 (10.08%) Gradle
4 13 (5.46%) Subversion
5 7 (2.94%) IDA Disassembler
5 7 (2.94%) OllyDbg
5 7 (2.94%) WinDbg
6 6 (2.52%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.52%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.10%) JIRA
8 3 (1.26%) Redmine
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.42%) Vagrant
General
1 41 (17.23%) Digital Economy
2 30 (12.61%) German Language
3 23 (9.66%) Finance
4 22 (9.24%) French Language
5 12 (5.04%) Banking
6 4 (1.68%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.84%) Military
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (22.69%) Security Engineer
2 38 (15.97%) Linux Engineer
3 35 (14.71%) Senior Security Engineer
4 32 (13.45%) Juniper Engineer
5 28 (11.76%) Release Engineer
6 24 (10.08%) Support Engineer
6 24 (10.08%) Unix Engineer
7 23 (9.66%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (7.98%) Blue Coat Engineer
8 19 (7.98%) Cisco Engineer
8 19 (7.98%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 19 (7.98%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 19 (7.98%) Software Engineer
9 18 (7.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 18 (7.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 15 (6.30%) Analyst
10 15 (6.30%) Consultant
11 14 (5.88%) Network Engineer
11 14 (5.88%) Unix Support
12 13 (5.46%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (15.13%) Spring
2 25 (10.50%) Web Services
3 14 (5.88%) HTML
4 11 (4.62%) .NET
4 11 (4.62%) Ajax
4 11 (4.62%) CSS
5 9 (3.78%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (2.94%) Regular Expression
7 5 (2.10%) IBM Integration Bus
7 5 (2.10%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (1.68%) Middleware
9 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.26%) J2EE
9 3 (1.26%) JSON
9 3 (1.26%) LAMP
9 3 (1.26%) LAPP Stack
9 3 (1.26%) SOAP
10 1 (0.42%) Apache Avro
10 1 (0.42%) Kafka
10 1 (0.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (6.30%) Cyber Attack
2 14 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 14 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.94%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 6 (2.52%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.68%) Replication
7 3 (1.26%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.84%) Celerra
8 2 (0.84%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.42%) CESG
9 1 (0.42%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.42%) PKI
9 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 200 (84.03%) Linux
2 110 (46.22%) Windows
3 67 (28.15%) Solaris
4 38 (15.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (12.61%) Windows 2000
7 19 (7.98%) CentOS
8 10 (4.20%) AIX
8 10 (4.20%) HPUX
9 8 (3.36%) Debian
9 8 (3.36%) Ubuntu
10 6 (2.52%) Windows Server
11 5 (2.10%) SUSE
12 2 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.84%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.42%) Android
13 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (21.01%) ITIL
2 46 (19.33%) Mentoring
3 43 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (17.23%) Risk Management
5 40 (16.81%) DevOps
6 32 (13.45%) Software Engineering
7 31 (13.03%) Continuous Delivery
8 29 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (10.50%) Build Automation
9 25 (10.50%) SOA
10 24 (10.08%) Dependency Management
10 24 (10.08%) Kalman Filter
11 20 (8.40%) Cybersecurity
11 20 (8.40%) Prototyping
12 19 (7.98%) Coaching
12 19 (7.98%) Identity Management
12 19 (7.98%) Open Source
13 18 (7.56%) High Availability
13 18 (7.56%) SDLC
14 17 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 88 (36.97%) Perl
2 86 (36.13%) Java
3 81 (34.03%) Python
4 57 (23.95%) Bash Shell
5 43 (18.07%) C++
6 33 (13.87%) SQL
7 24 (10.08%) PowerShell
8 21 (8.82%) Shell Script
9 16 (6.72%) C#
10 14 (5.88%) JavaScript
11 13 (5.46%) Ruby
12 12 (5.04%) PHP
13 11 (4.62%) C
13 11 (4.62%) Korn
14 8 (3.36%) AWK
14 8 (3.36%) sed
15 6 (2.52%) PL/SQL
16 5 (2.10%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.84%) Scala
18 1 (0.42%) Go
Qualifications
1 28 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 20 (8.40%) Degree
3 16 (6.72%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.46%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.20%) CCNP
5 10 (4.20%) JNCIA
6 9 (3.78%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.94%) CCIE
7 7 (2.94%) CCSP
7 7 (2.94%) CISSP
7 7 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.52%) CCNA
9 5 (2.10%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.68%) CISM
10 4 (1.68%) CWNA
11 3 (1.26%) GIAC
11 3 (1.26%) Linux+ Certification
11 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.26%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.26%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.61%) SLA
2 9 (3.78%) QA
3 4 (1.68%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.68%) SAS 70
3 4 (1.68%) SSAE 16
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 25 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (7.56%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (3.36%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.36%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 6 (2.52%) vSphere
4 6 (2.52%) XenServer
5 4 (1.68%) Docker
5 4 (1.68%) Firmware
5 4 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.26%) NFS
6 3 (1.26%) Samba
7 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.42%) HDFS
8 1 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (21.01%) Puppet
2 45 (18.91%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (18.07%) Ansible
4 35 (14.71%) Salt
5 10 (4.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 10 (4.20%) Tivoli
6 9 (3.78%) Nagios
6 9 (3.78%) vCenter Server
7 6 (2.52%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (2.10%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (2.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 3 (1.26%) Grafana
10 3 (1.26%) Icinga
10 3 (1.26%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.84%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.84%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.84%) SnapMirror
11 2 (0.84%) SnapVault
11 2 (0.84%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 83 (34.87%) Cisco
2 77 (32.35%) Juniper
3 70 (29.41%) F5
4 59 (24.79%) CheckPoint
4 59 (24.79%) Palo Alto
5 55 (23.11%) Blue Coat
6 48 (20.17%) Oracle
7 39 (16.39%) VMware
8 32 (13.45%) Crossbeam
9 30 (12.61%) Sourcefire
10 21 (8.82%) Red Hat
11 15 (6.30%) HP
12 14 (5.88%) Microsoft
12 14 (5.88%) NetApp
13 13 (5.46%) IBM
14 11 (4.62%) Sun
15 10 (4.20%) EMC
16 9 (3.78%) Sybase
17 8 (3.36%) Ab Initio
18 7 (2.94%) Veeam
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