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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months to 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
UK > England
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 456 415 526
Rank change year-on-year -41 +111 +15
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 1,085 656 308
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.73% 0.70% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 1.76% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 316 349 254
10th Percentile £31,875 £27,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £68,438
90th Percentile £97,500 £71,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Linux Command Line is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 67,976 37,312 26,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 45.82% 39.81% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30,321 23,355 21,290
10th Percentile £33,986 £32,625 £31,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £59,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.93% +2.61% +4.55%
75th Percentile £84,250 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £104,806 £97,500 £97,500
UK median annual salary £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% +0.96%

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Linux Command Line as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in England

Linux Command Line
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Linux Command Line in England.

Salary trend for Linux Command Line in England

Linux Command Line
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Linux Command Line in England over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Linux Command Line in England

Linux Command Line
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Command Line within the England region over the 6 months to 28 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -26 591 £70,000 +12.00% 33
South East -39 242 £50,000 +26.58% 12
East of England -26 75 £65,000 +4.00% 9
North of England -145 71 £47,500 -20.83% 17
North West -41 53 £42,500 -29.17% 9
Midlands -53 35 £40,000 +23.08% 7
South West -38 32 £43,750 +9.38% 2
West Midlands -45 28 £38,750 +34.78% 3
Yorkshire -118 18 £55,000 -8.33% 5
East Midlands -28 7 £66,250 +89.29% 4
Linux Command Line
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, IT jobs citing Linux Command Line 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 England region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 695 (64.06%) Linux
2 662 (61.01%) AWS
3 594 (54.75%) Python
4 565 (52.07%) Git (software)
5 555 (51.15%) Agile
6 540 (49.77%) Docker
7 530 (48.85%) Finance
8 517 (47.65%) CI/CD
9 516 (47.56%) Kubernetes
10 489 (45.07%) Azure
11 469 (43.23%) Test Automation
12 459 (42.30%) SQL
13 409 (37.70%) DevOps
14 401 (36.96%) Unix
15 395 (36.41%) Java
16 381 (35.12%) Serverless
17 373 (34.38%) JavaScript
18 363 (33.46%) AWS Lambda
19 362 (33.36%) PowerShell
20 349 (32.17%) Microservices
21 324 (29.86%) Disaster Recovery
22 322 (29.68%) Manufacturing
23 318 (29.31%) OpenShift
24 309 (28.48%) Microsoft
25 306 (28.20%) Internet
26 303 (27.93%) CSS
27 302 (27.83%) Life Science
28 300 (27.65%) MySQL
28 300 (27.65%) High Availability
29 297 (27.37%) Subversion

Linux Command Line
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 224 (20.65%) Apache Spark
2 153 (14.10%) IIS
3 123 (11.34%) JBoss
4 110 (10.14%) Tomcat
5 55 (5.07%) Apache
6 30 (2.76%) nginx
7 28 (2.58%) WebLogic
8 26 (2.40%) OpenStack
9 24 (2.21%) Confluence
10 15 (1.38%) Apache Airflow
11 13 (1.20%) WordPress
12 11 (1.01%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.65%) Drupal
13 7 (0.65%) GemFire
14 6 (0.55%) CMS
15 2 (0.18%) SAS
15 2 (0.18%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.18%) Strapi
15 2 (0.18%) WildFly
16 1 (0.092%) Ethereum
Applications
1 15 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.092%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.092%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.65%) Fidessa
3 5 (0.46%) Magento
4 4 (0.37%) Oracle Utilities
5 3 (0.28%) Shopify
6 2 (0.18%) Cloudability
6 2 (0.18%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.092%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 662 (61.01%) AWS
2 489 (45.07%) Azure
3 381 (35.12%) Serverless
4 363 (33.46%) AWS Lambda
5 318 (29.31%) OpenShift
6 292 (26.91%) Cloud Functions
7 214 (19.72%) GCP
8 146 (13.46%) AWS CodePipeline
9 128 (11.80%) AWS CloudFormation
10 97 (8.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 95 (8.76%) Azure Stack
12 72 (6.64%) Azure DevOps
12 72 (6.64%) SaaS
13 62 (5.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 54 (4.98%) Amazon S3
15 51 (4.70%) Amazon EC2
16 48 (4.42%) GitHub
17 44 (4.06%) AWS KMS
17 44 (4.06%) AWS Step Functions
18 37 (3.41%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 306 (28.20%) Internet
2 159 (14.65%) Firewall
3 86 (7.93%) DNS
4 67 (6.18%) TCP/IP
5 65 (5.99%) HTTP
6 59 (5.44%) SSH
7 47 (4.33%) Wireshark
8 30 (2.76%) DHCP
9 26 (2.40%) VPN
10 24 (2.21%) Network Security
11 14 (1.29%) DSL
11 14 (1.29%) SAN
11 14 (1.29%) VLAN
12 12 (1.11%) SSL
12 12 (1.11%) VoIP
13 9 (0.83%) Wireless
14 7 (0.65%) Intranet
14 7 (0.65%) LAN
14 7 (0.65%) WAN
15 6 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (27.65%) MySQL
2 259 (23.87%) PostgreSQL
3 244 (22.49%) SQL Server
4 242 (22.30%) NoSQL
5 220 (20.28%) MongoDB
6 216 (19.91%) Flink
7 195 (17.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 68 (6.27%) Elasticsearch
9 64 (5.90%) Relational Database
10 50 (4.61%) Amazon Athena
11 32 (2.95%) Redis
12 29 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
12 29 (2.67%) Oracle Database
12 29 (2.67%) Tableau
13 28 (2.58%) InfluxDB
14 26 (2.40%) Looker
15 25 (2.30%) BigQuery
16 23 (2.12%) Data Mining
17 22 (2.03%) Hadoop
18 19 (1.75%) HBase
Development Applications
1 565 (52.07%) Git (software)
2 297 (27.37%) Subversion
3 287 (26.45%) JIRA
4 236 (21.75%) Jenkins
5 204 (18.80%) Maven
6 202 (18.62%) Gradle
7 195 (17.97%) Ant
8 57 (5.25%) GitLab
9 28 (2.58%) webpack
10 23 (2.12%) JUnit
11 22 (2.03%) gulp
12 20 (1.84%) TeamCity
13 18 (1.66%) Visual Studio
14 16 (1.47%) Cucumber
14 16 (1.47%) Selenium
15 15 (1.38%) Cypress.io
15 15 (1.38%) Mocha
16 14 (1.29%) Spinnaker
16 14 (1.29%) Travis CI
17 12 (1.11%) Burp Suite
General
1 530 (48.85%) Finance
2 322 (29.68%) Manufacturing
3 210 (19.35%) Social Skills
4 61 (5.62%) Marketing
5 51 (4.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 49 (4.52%) Law
7 48 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
7 48 (4.42%) Telecoms
8 36 (3.32%) Public Sector
8 36 (3.32%) Retail
9 31 (2.86%) Advertising
10 24 (2.21%) Legal
10 24 (2.21%) Organisational Skills
11 23 (2.12%) Financial Institution
12 21 (1.94%) Electronics
13 20 (1.84%) Games
14 19 (1.75%) Banking
15 16 (1.47%) Wearables
16 15 (1.38%) Front Office
16 15 (1.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 197 (18.16%) Java Engineer
2 195 (17.97%) Senior Java Engineer
3 187 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 160 (14.75%) Developer
5 108 (9.95%) Senior DevOps
5 108 (9.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 66 (6.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 63 (5.81%) Software Engineer
8 57 (5.25%) Data Engineer
9 53 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 53 (4.88%) Support Engineer
10 46 (4.24%) Architect
11 44 (4.06%) AWS Architect
11 44 (4.06%) Security Architect
12 43 (3.96%) PHP Developer
13 41 (3.78%) Applications Support
14 33 (3.04%) Full Stack Developer
15 32 (2.95%) Administrator
16 31 (2.86%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
16 31 (2.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (27.93%) CSS
2 292 (26.91%) HTML
3 220 (20.28%) .NET
4 213 (19.63%) RESTful
5 195 (17.97%) ASP.NET
5 195 (17.97%) JDBC
6 149 (13.73%) REST
7 148 (13.64%) Elastic Stack
8 117 (10.78%) Node.js
9 103 (9.49%) React
10 67 (6.18%) Spring
11 54 (4.98%) HTML5
12 51 (4.70%) CSS3
13 50 (4.61%) AngularJS
14 49 (4.52%) Kafka
15 44 (4.06%) Laravel
16 38 (3.50%) Spring Boot
17 37 (3.41%) GraphQL
18 36 (3.32%) OAuth
19 35 (3.23%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 302 (27.83%) Life Science
2 231 (21.29%) Algorithms
3 211 (19.45%) Data Structures
4 55 (5.07%) User Experience
5 46 (4.24%) Management Information System
6 44 (4.06%) Data Centre
7 43 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
8 38 (3.50%) Public Cloud
8 38 (3.50%) Social Media
9 34 (3.13%) Cyber Defence
10 33 (3.04%) Cyberattack
11 31 (2.86%) Blog
12 28 (2.58%) Smartphone
13 27 (2.49%) Cloud Native
13 27 (2.49%) Replication
14 23 (2.12%) Hedge funds
15 21 (1.94%) Equities
16 18 (1.66%) Derivative
16 18 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
17 17 (1.57%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 695 (64.06%) Linux
2 401 (36.96%) Unix
3 289 (26.64%) Windows
4 145 (13.36%) Windows Server
5 37 (3.41%) CentOS
6 36 (3.32%) Mac OS
7 20 (1.84%) Windows 10
8 19 (1.75%) Apple iOS
9 17 (1.57%) Android
10 15 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (1.29%) Debian
11 14 (1.29%) Ubuntu
11 14 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (1.11%) Kali Linux
13 11 (1.01%) FreeRTOS
14 8 (0.74%) VMS
14 8 (0.74%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.74%) Windows Server 2016
15 6 (0.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 555 (51.15%) Agile
2 517 (47.65%) CI/CD
3 469 (43.23%) Test Automation
4 409 (37.70%) DevOps
5 349 (32.17%) Microservices
6 324 (29.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 300 (27.65%) High Availability
8 295 (27.19%) Coaching
9 293 (27.00%) Innovative Thinking
10 292 (26.91%) Service Design
11 290 (26.73%) Customer-Centricity
11 290 (26.73%) Strategic Thinking
12 235 (21.66%) MVC
13 230 (21.20%) TDD
14 229 (21.11%) OOP
15 214 (19.72%) Mentoring
16 213 (19.63%) Root Cause Analysis
17 206 (18.99%) User Stories
18 202 (18.62%) BDD
19 195 (17.97%) Story Points
Programming Languages
1 594 (54.75%) Python
2 459 (42.30%) SQL
3 395 (36.41%) Java
4 373 (34.38%) JavaScript
5 362 (33.36%) PowerShell
6 277 (25.53%) Shell Script
7 274 (25.25%) PHP
8 266 (24.52%) Ruby
9 239 (22.03%) Perl
10 230 (21.20%) Bash
11 78 (7.19%) C++
12 52 (4.79%) C
13 48 (4.42%) Scala
14 42 (3.87%) Groovy
15 39 (3.59%) C#
16 32 (2.95%) ES6
16 32 (2.95%) Go
17 30 (2.76%) R
18 28 (2.58%) TypeScript
19 20 (1.84%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 209 (19.26%) Degree
2 90 (8.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (2.58%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.94%) Master's Degree
5 20 (1.84%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.47%) PMI Certification
7 12 (1.11%) CISA
7 12 (1.11%) CISM
7 12 (1.11%) CISSP
7 12 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (1.11%) OSCE
7 12 (1.11%) OSCP
8 11 (1.01%) SANS
9 10 (0.92%) CCA
10 8 (0.74%) OCP
10 8 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.28%) CCNA
11 3 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.28%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.28%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.33%) QA
2 27 (2.49%) SLA
3 17 (1.57%) Accessibility
4 15 (1.38%) GRC
5 14 (1.29%) GDPR
6 11 (1.01%) GxP
7 7 (0.65%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.37%) IEC 62304
8 4 (0.37%) ISO 13485
9 3 (0.28%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.092%) EMIR
11 1 (0.092%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.092%) MiFID
11 1 (0.092%) NIST
11 1 (0.092%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 540 (49.77%) Docker
2 117 (10.78%) Virtual Machines
3 49 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (3.87%) Active Directory
5 29 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
6 16 (1.47%) KVM
6 16 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (1.47%) Xen
7 12 (1.11%) Firmware
7 12 (1.11%) vSphere
8 8 (0.74%) HDFS
9 7 (0.65%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.55%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.55%) zsh
11 3 (0.28%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.18%) NFS
12 2 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.092%) Snort
Systems Management
1 516 (47.56%) Kubernetes
2 248 (22.86%) Ansible
3 232 (21.38%) Terraform
4 116 (10.69%) Opscode Chef
5 113 (10.41%) Puppet
6 73 (6.73%) Grafana
7 56 (5.16%) Prometheus
8 29 (2.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 28 (2.58%) Data Guard
9 28 (2.58%) logstash
10 21 (1.94%) Argo
10 21 (1.94%) Hadoop YARN
10 21 (1.94%) Packer
11 14 (1.29%) Graphite
11 14 (1.29%) Kibana
11 14 (1.29%) StatsD
12 11 (1.01%) Istio
12 11 (1.01%) Jamf Pro
13 8 (0.74%) cPanel
13 8 (0.74%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 309 (28.48%) Microsoft
2 233 (21.47%) Google
3 105 (9.68%) Splunk
4 62 (5.71%) VMware
5 45 (4.15%) Oracle
6 30 (2.76%) Red Hat
7 26 (2.40%) Perforce
8 21 (1.94%) PagerDuty
9 20 (1.84%) Cisco
10 17 (1.57%) Zend
11 13 (1.20%) LexisNexis
12 11 (1.01%) Brandwatch
12 11 (1.01%) Okta
13 9 (0.83%) SAP
14 8 (0.74%) Citrix
14 8 (0.74%) ServiceNow
15 6 (0.55%) HP
15 6 (0.55%) Juniper
16 5 (0.46%) Apple
16 5 (0.46%) Atlassian