Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Unix
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 16 38
Rank change year-on-year -15 +22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 174 348 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 7.38% 10.10% 5.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.23% 31.07% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 115 216 255
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,250
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% 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 749 1120 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 31.78% 32.52% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 611 903 1150
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 131 (75.29%) Linux
2 98 (56.32%) Windows
3 58 (33.33%) Juniper
4 55 (31.61%) SQL
4 55 (31.61%) Firewall
5 52 (29.89%) Perl
5 52 (29.89%) Cisco
6 49 (28.16%) Python
6 49 (28.16%) F5
7 46 (26.44%) TCP/IP
8 44 (25.29%) Java
8 44 (25.29%) Solaris
9 42 (24.14%) CheckPoint
9 42 (24.14%) Bash Shell
10 41 (23.56%) Blue Coat
11 40 (22.99%) Amazon AWS
12 39 (22.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 38 (21.84%) Crossbeam
14 37 (21.26%) ITIL
15 36 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
15 36 (20.69%) Palo Alto
16 35 (20.11%) Red Hat
17 34 (19.54%) Sourcefire
17 34 (19.54%) Windows Server 2008
18 32 (18.39%) German Language
18 32 (18.39%) Puppet
19 31 (17.82%) DevOps
20 30 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
21 29 (16.67%) Windows 2000
21 29 (16.67%) Oracle

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 11 (6.32%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.02%) SAS
2 7 (4.02%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 6 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.87%) JBoss
4 5 (2.87%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.30%) IIS
6 1 (0.57%) Apache
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.57%) Confluence
6 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (2.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 40 (22.99%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (12.64%) SaaS
3 13 (7.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.45%) FinancialForce
5 5 (2.87%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.30%) GitHub
7 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 55 (31.61%) Firewall
2 46 (26.44%) TCP/IP
3 16 (9.20%) BGP
4 13 (7.47%) DNS
4 13 (7.47%) OSPF
5 9 (5.17%) Internet
6 8 (4.60%) EIGRP
6 8 (4.60%) MPLS
6 8 (4.60%) WAN
7 7 (4.02%) DHCP
8 6 (3.45%) SSL
9 5 (2.87%) LDAP
10 4 (2.30%) Broadband
10 4 (2.30%) Ethernet
10 4 (2.30%) HTTP
10 4 (2.30%) LAN
10 4 (2.30%) PPP
10 4 (2.30%) RIP
10 4 (2.30%) VPN
10 4 (2.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.34%) NoSQL
2 14 (8.05%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.47%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.47%) RDBMS
4 11 (6.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (6.32%) Oracle9i Database
5 10 (5.75%) Big Data
5 10 (5.75%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (5.17%) Hadoop
6 9 (5.17%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.45%) OLTP
8 5 (2.87%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.72%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.72%) DB2
9 3 (1.72%) KNIME
9 3 (1.72%) MySQL
9 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (8.05%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.32%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.17%) JIRA
3 9 (5.17%) Maven
4 7 (4.02%) Ant
5 6 (3.45%) Bitbucket
6 5 (2.87%) JIRA Agile
6 5 (2.87%) SoapUI
6 5 (2.87%) Subversion
7 4 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.30%) GitLab
7 4 (2.30%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.72%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (1.72%) Gradle
9 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.57%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.57%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.57%) Redmine
9 1 (0.57%) Selenium
9 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (18.39%) German Language
2 24 (13.79%) French Language
3 23 (13.22%) Digital Economy
4 15 (8.62%) Banking
5 11 (6.32%) Finance
6 10 (5.75%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.45%) Billing
8 2 (1.15%) Military
9 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.57%) Games
9 1 (0.57%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 27 (15.52%) Analyst
2 26 (14.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
4 22 (12.64%) Security Analyst
5 21 (12.07%) Blue Coat Analyst
5 21 (12.07%) Firewall Analyst
5 21 (12.07%) Security Engineer
6 19 (10.92%) AWS Engineer
7 18 (10.34%) AWS DevOps
7 18 (10.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 18 (10.34%) Consultant
8 17 (9.77%) Support Engineer
9 15 (8.62%) Unix Engineer
10 12 (6.90%) Implementation Consultant
11 11 (6.32%) DBA
11 11 (6.32%) Developer
11 11 (6.32%) Oracle DBA
11 11 (6.32%) Software Consultant
12 10 (5.75%) Network Engineer
13 8 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.32%) Java EE
2 10 (5.75%) JSON
2 10 (5.75%) REST
2 10 (5.75%) Spring
2 10 (5.75%) Web Services
3 9 (5.17%) HTML
3 9 (5.17%) XML
4 6 (3.45%) .NET
4 6 (3.45%) AngularJS
4 6 (3.45%) Apache Camel
4 6 (3.45%) J2EE
4 6 (3.45%) Middleware
4 6 (3.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 6 (3.45%) SOAP
5 3 (1.72%) Java SE
6 2 (1.15%) RESTful
7 1 (0.57%) CSS
7 1 (0.57%) Kafka
7 1 (0.57%) Struts
7 1 (0.57%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 16 (9.20%) Fintech
3 11 (6.32%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.32%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (5.75%) Replication
5 7 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.87%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.87%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (2.87%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.30%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.30%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (2.30%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.30%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (2.30%) Smart Meter
7 4 (2.30%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.72%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.72%) Clustering
9 2 (1.15%) CESG
10 1 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 131 (75.29%) Linux
2 98 (56.32%) Windows
3 44 (25.29%) Solaris
4 39 (22.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (19.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (16.67%) Windows 2000
8 23 (13.22%) CentOS
9 7 (4.02%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.45%) Android
11 5 (2.87%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.30%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (2.30%) Windows Server
12 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (1.72%) AIX
14 2 (1.15%) HPUX
14 2 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.57%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.26%) ITIL
2 31 (17.82%) DevOps
3 25 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (13.22%) Risk Management
5 21 (12.07%) High Availability
6 18 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (10.34%) Test Automation
7 15 (8.62%) Software Engineering
8 12 (6.90%) Migration
8 12 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (6.90%) Statistics
9 11 (6.32%) Project Management
9 11 (6.32%) SDLC
10 10 (5.75%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (5.75%) Data Modelling
10 10 (5.75%) Database Tuning
10 10 (5.75%) Microservices
11 9 (5.17%) SOA
11 9 (5.17%) Test Scripting
12 8 (4.60%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (31.61%) SQL
2 52 (29.89%) Perl
3 49 (28.16%) Python
4 44 (25.29%) Java
5 42 (24.14%) Bash Shell
6 24 (13.79%) C++
7 21 (12.07%) Shell Script
8 17 (9.77%) PowerShell
9 15 (8.62%) JavaScript
10 14 (8.05%) C#
11 12 (6.90%) Scala
12 8 (4.60%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.30%) Go
14 3 (1.72%) C
14 3 (1.72%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.72%) R
14 3 (1.72%) Ruby
15 2 (1.15%) Korn
15 2 (1.15%) VB
15 2 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (10.92%) AWS Certification
2 16 (9.20%) Degree
3 14 (8.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (7.47%) Security Cleared
5 11 (6.32%) JNCIA
5 11 (6.32%) SC Cleared
6 8 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (4.02%) CISSP
8 6 (3.45%) CCNP
8 6 (3.45%) ISTQB
9 5 (2.87%) CCSA
9 5 (2.87%) CCSE
9 5 (2.87%) JNCIE
10 4 (2.30%) CCIE
10 4 (2.30%) CCNA
10 4 (2.30%) CCSP
11 3 (1.72%) CWNA
11 3 (1.72%) PhD
12 2 (1.15%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.15%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.62%) SLA
2 7 (4.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.87%) QA
4 4 (2.30%) SAS 70
5 3 (1.72%) ISO 22301
5 3 (1.72%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.72%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.32%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.17%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.02%) HDFS
4 7 (4.02%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (4.02%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.45%) vSphere
6 4 (2.30%) Docker
6 4 (2.30%) Firmware
7 2 (1.15%) KVM
7 2 (1.15%) NFS
8 1 (0.57%) Samba
8 1 (0.57%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 32 (18.39%) Puppet
2 30 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (13.79%) Terraform
4 12 (6.90%) Ansible
5 7 (4.02%) Salt
6 6 (3.45%) Hadoop YARN
6 6 (3.45%) Nagios
7 5 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (2.30%) Kubernetes
9 3 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.72%) Opsview
9 3 (1.72%) vCenter Server
9 3 (1.72%) vMotion
9 3 (1.72%) WMI
9 3 (1.72%) WSUS
10 1 (0.57%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 58 (33.33%) Juniper
2 52 (29.89%) Cisco
3 49 (28.16%) F5
4 42 (24.14%) CheckPoint
5 41 (23.56%) Blue Coat
6 38 (21.84%) Crossbeam
7 36 (20.69%) Palo Alto
8 35 (20.11%) Red Hat
9 34 (19.54%) Sourcefire
10 29 (16.67%) Oracle
11 20 (11.49%) VMware
12 19 (10.92%) ServiceNow
13 15 (8.62%) HP
14 14 (8.05%) Microsoft
15 6 (3.45%) Cassiopae
15 6 (3.45%) Linedata
15 6 (3.45%) NetApp
15 6 (3.45%) Sage
15 6 (3.45%) TIBCO
15 6 (3.45%) Xero