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

Unix
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 20 37
Rank change year-on-year +2 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 128 182 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.56% 10.51% 6.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.95% 30.54% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 76 151 110
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +1.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 458 596 606
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 34.20% 34.41% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 337 535 472
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 £25,000 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 26 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 226 (86.59%) Linux
2 118 (45.21%) Windows
3 91 (34.87%) Python
4 90 (34.48%) Java
5 88 (33.72%) Cisco
5 88 (33.72%) Firewall
6 85 (32.57%) Perl
7 82 (31.42%) TCP/IP
8 75 (28.74%) F5
9 74 (28.35%) Juniper
10 69 (26.44%) Solaris
11 67 (25.67%) CheckPoint
12 65 (24.90%) Bash Shell
13 64 (24.52%) Blue Coat
14 62 (23.75%) Palo Alto
15 55 (21.07%) Puppet
16 53 (20.31%) Oracle
17 52 (19.92%) Opscode Chef
17 52 (19.92%) Mentoring
18 50 (19.16%) Risk Management
19 49 (18.77%) ITIL
19 49 (18.77%) DevOps
20 47 (18.01%) Amazon AWS
21 44 (16.86%) Git (software)
21 44 (16.86%) Ansible
22 43 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
23 41 (15.71%) VMware
24 40 (15.33%) C++
24 40 (15.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 40 (15.33%) 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 (5.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.07%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (3.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (2.68%) IIS
4 7 (2.68%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (2.68%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.53%) Apache
5 4 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.15%) Eucalyptus
7 2 (0.77%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.77%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.38%) Confluence
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.38%) JBoss
8 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.07%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.30%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 47 (18.01%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (15.33%) SaaS
3 6 (2.30%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 6 (2.30%) Responsys
3 6 (2.30%) Taleo
4 3 (1.15%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.77%) Office 365
5 2 (0.77%) PaaS
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (33.72%) Firewall
2 82 (31.42%) TCP/IP
3 31 (11.88%) HTTP
3 31 (11.88%) SSL
4 20 (7.66%) DNS
5 17 (6.51%) VPN
6 15 (5.75%) Network Security
7 12 (4.60%) BGP
8 11 (4.21%) OSPF
8 11 (4.21%) WAN
9 7 (2.68%) Broadband
9 7 (2.68%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (2.68%) DHCP
9 7 (2.68%) EIGRP
9 7 (2.68%) Ethernet
9 7 (2.68%) L2TP
9 7 (2.68%) MPLS
9 7 (2.68%) Wireless
9 7 (2.68%) Wireshark
9 7 (2.68%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.88%) Relational Database
2 28 (10.73%) MySQL
3 25 (9.58%) SQL Server
4 23 (8.81%) NoSQL
5 22 (8.43%) RDBMS
6 19 (7.28%) DB2
7 16 (6.13%) Oracle Database
8 9 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (3.45%) MongoDB
9 8 (3.07%) Informix
10 7 (2.68%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.30%) OLAP
11 6 (2.30%) OLTP
11 6 (2.30%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (2.30%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (2.30%) VLDB
12 5 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 44 (16.86%) Git (software)
2 38 (14.56%) Ant
2 38 (14.56%) Maven
3 22 (8.43%) Apache Ivy
3 22 (8.43%) Gradle
4 14 (5.36%) Subversion
5 7 (2.68%) IDA Disassembler
5 7 (2.68%) OllyDbg
5 7 (2.68%) WinDbg
6 6 (2.30%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.30%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.92%) JIRA
8 2 (0.77%) Redmine
9 1 (0.38%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.38%) Trac
9 1 (0.38%) Vagrant
General
1 32 (12.26%) Finance
2 28 (10.73%) German Language
3 22 (8.43%) French Language
4 15 (5.75%) Banking
5 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.53%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.77%) Military
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) Billing
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (22.61%) Security Engineer
2 46 (17.62%) Linux Engineer
3 41 (15.71%) Juniper Engineer
4 40 (15.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 30 (11.49%) DevOps Engineer
6 29 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
7 28 (10.73%) Release Engineer
8 25 (9.58%) Support Engineer
9 24 (9.20%) Blue Coat Engineer
9 24 (9.20%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 24 (9.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 24 (9.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 24 (9.20%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 18 (6.90%) Consultant
10 18 (6.90%) Network Engineer
10 18 (6.90%) Network Support
10 18 (6.90%) Unix Engineer
11 17 (6.51%) Administrator
11 17 (6.51%) Developer
11 17 (6.51%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (14.18%) Spring
2 25 (9.58%) Web Services
3 12 (4.60%) .NET
3 12 (4.60%) HTML
4 11 (4.21%) Ajax
4 11 (4.21%) CSS
5 9 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (2.68%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (2.68%) Regular Expression
7 5 (1.92%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (1.53%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.53%) LAMP
8 4 (1.53%) Middleware
9 3 (1.15%) J2EE
9 3 (1.15%) JSON
9 3 (1.15%) LAPP Stack
9 3 (1.15%) SOAP
10 2 (0.77%) JMS
10 2 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.66%) Data Centre
2 19 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.51%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.75%) Cyber Attack
5 9 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.68%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 7 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.68%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.92%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (1.53%) Replication
9 3 (1.15%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.15%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.77%) Celerra
10 2 (0.77%) Clustering
10 2 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.38%) CESG
11 1 (0.38%) Fintech
11 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 226 (86.59%) Linux
2 118 (45.21%) Windows
3 69 (26.44%) Solaris
4 40 (15.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (14.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (13.41%) Windows 2000
8 27 (10.34%) CentOS
9 11 (4.21%) Debian
9 11 (4.21%) Ubuntu
10 10 (3.83%) AIX
10 10 (3.83%) HPUX
10 10 (3.83%) Windows Server
11 5 (1.92%) SUSE
12 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.77%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.77%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.38%) VMS
14 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (19.92%) Mentoring
2 50 (19.16%) Risk Management
3 49 (18.77%) DevOps
3 49 (18.77%) ITIL
4 43 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (11.49%) Continuous Delivery
5 30 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (11.49%) Software Engineering
6 29 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
7 24 (9.20%) Coaching
7 24 (9.20%) Identity Management
7 24 (9.20%) Open Source
8 23 (8.81%) Build Automation
8 23 (8.81%) SOA
9 22 (8.43%) Dependency Management
9 22 (8.43%) High Availability
9 22 (8.43%) Information Security
9 22 (8.43%) Prototyping
10 20 (7.66%) Cybersecurity
11 17 (6.51%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 91 (34.87%) Python
2 90 (34.48%) Java
3 85 (32.57%) Perl
4 65 (24.90%) Bash Shell
5 40 (15.33%) C++
6 38 (14.56%) SQL
7 27 (10.34%) Shell Script
8 18 (6.90%) PowerShell
9 16 (6.13%) JavaScript
10 13 (4.98%) C#
11 12 (4.60%) PHP
11 12 (4.60%) Ruby
12 10 (3.83%) Korn
13 9 (3.45%) C
14 8 (3.07%) AWK
14 8 (3.07%) PL/SQL
14 8 (3.07%) sed
15 7 (2.68%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.77%) Scala
17 1 (0.38%) Go
Qualifications
1 31 (11.88%) Security Cleared
2 23 (8.81%) Degree
3 20 (7.66%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 14 (5.36%) CCNP
6 13 (4.98%) CCNA
7 12 (4.60%) CCIE
7 12 (4.60%) CCSP
8 9 (3.45%) JNCIA
9 7 (2.68%) DV Cleared
10 6 (2.30%) CISSP
11 5 (1.92%) CCIE Service Provider
11 5 (1.92%) CCIP
11 5 (1.92%) CCSA
11 5 (1.92%) CISM
12 4 (1.53%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.77%) CWNA
13 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.77%) JNCIP
13 2 (0.77%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.96%) SLA
2 6 (2.30%) QA
3 5 (1.92%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.53%) SSAE 16
5 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 15288
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.38%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.38%) ISO27002
System Software
1 24 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (3.83%) XenServer
4 8 (3.07%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 6 (2.30%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.30%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.92%) vSphere
7 4 (1.53%) Docker
8 3 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.77%) NFS
9 2 (0.77%) Samba
9 2 (0.77%) Xen
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 55 (21.07%) Puppet
2 52 (19.92%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (16.86%) Ansible
4 35 (13.41%) Salt
5 15 (5.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 10 (3.83%) Tivoli
7 8 (3.07%) Nagios
7 8 (3.07%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (2.68%) vCenter Server
9 6 (2.30%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 5 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (1.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (1.15%) Grafana
11 3 (1.15%) Icinga
11 3 (1.15%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.77%) Netcool
12 2 (0.77%) SELinux
12 2 (0.77%) SnapMirror
12 2 (0.77%) SnapVault
12 2 (0.77%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 88 (33.72%) Cisco
2 75 (28.74%) F5
3 74 (28.35%) Juniper
4 67 (25.67%) CheckPoint
5 64 (24.52%) Blue Coat
6 62 (23.75%) Palo Alto
7 53 (20.31%) Oracle
8 41 (15.71%) VMware
9 37 (14.18%) Crossbeam
10 35 (13.41%) Sourcefire
11 17 (6.51%) Red Hat
12 16 (6.13%) Microsoft
13 12 (4.60%) IBM
14 10 (3.83%) Sun
14 10 (3.83%) Sybase
15 8 (3.07%) Ab Initio
15 8 (3.07%) EMC
15 8 (3.07%) NetApp
16 7 (2.68%) HP
17 6 (2.30%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000- 45000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 basic + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Car, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 18 days ago