Linux Command Line Jobs in England

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
UK > England

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in permanent job vacancies in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months leading up to 20 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
20 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 681 693 479
Rank change year-on-year +12 -214 -43
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 183 202 1,080
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.25% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.56% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 144 157 305
10th Percentile £33,100 £30,950 £32,600
25th Percentile £38,750 £42,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.58% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £71,000 £68,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £91,000 £75,000 £97,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% -4.17% +9.09%

All Generic Skills
England

Linux Command Line falls under the General and Transferable Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring generic IT skills in England.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 31,616 35,808 68,983
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 33.08% 43.63% 47.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21,236 20,076 30,814
10th Percentile £28,000 £36,125 £34,750
25th Percentile £38,500 £46,872 £46,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £75,000 £87,419 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £110,000 £105,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

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 20 June 2024.

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 20 June 2024. 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 +50 63 £70,000 +12.00% 25
South East -1 45 £42,500 - 13
South West -29 27 £52,500 +61.54% 9
North of England -5 22 £38,250 -27.14% 12
Yorkshire +57 17 £35,000 -33.33% 8
Midlands -35 15 £50,000 -9.09% 7
West Midlands -5 13 £50,000 +17.65% 4
East of England -4 11 £43,500 -51.67% 5
North West -30 4 £50,000 +33.33% 3
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 - 3
North East -17 1 - - 1
Linux Command Line
UK

Linux Command Line
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.46%) IIS
2 10 (5.46%) nginx
2 10 (5.46%) WordPress
3 9 (4.92%) Microsoft Exchange
4 3 (1.64%) Confluence
5 2 (1.09%) Apache
6 1 (0.55%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.55%) CMS
6 1 (0.55%) Drupal
6 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.83%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.73%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.55%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 11 (6.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.19%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.19%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 55 (30.05%) AWS
2 45 (24.59%) Azure
3 24 (13.11%) OpenShift
4 22 (12.02%) Microsoft 365
5 21 (11.48%) Azure Monitor
6 16 (8.74%) Azure DevOps
7 15 (8.20%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (7.10%) Entra ID
9 12 (6.56%) Serverless
10 11 (6.01%) AWS Lambda
10 11 (6.01%) Azure Storage
11 10 (5.46%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (5.46%) Amazon S3
12 9 (4.92%) OneDrive
13 8 (4.37%) Azure AKS
14 7 (3.83%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 7 (3.83%) Datadog
14 7 (3.83%) Pulumi
14 7 (3.83%) SaaS
15 5 (2.73%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 52 (28.42%) Firewall
2 16 (8.74%) TCP/IP
3 15 (8.20%) Network Security
3 15 (8.20%) VPN
3 15 (8.20%) Wireless
4 13 (7.10%) DNS
5 11 (6.01%) SAN
6 9 (4.92%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (4.92%) Internet
6 9 (4.92%) iSCSI
6 9 (4.92%) NAS
7 8 (4.37%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (3.83%) VLAN
8 7 (3.83%) VoIP
9 6 (3.28%) LAN
9 6 (3.28%) SSH
10 5 (2.73%) AMQP
10 5 (2.73%) IPsec
10 5 (2.73%) OSPF
10 5 (2.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.49%) MySQL
2 22 (12.02%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (6.56%) SQL Server
4 10 (5.46%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (4.92%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.37%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (4.37%) MariaDB
7 7 (3.83%) Redis
8 6 (3.28%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.73%) InfluxDB
9 5 (2.73%) Power BI
10 4 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (2.19%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.64%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.09%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.55%) Big Data
13 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 46 (25.14%) Git
2 33 (18.03%) Jenkins
3 24 (13.11%) JIRA
4 13 (7.10%) Robot Framework
5 12 (6.56%) GitLab
6 11 (6.01%) Subversion
7 9 (4.92%) GNU Toolchain
8 7 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.73%) DTrace
9 5 (2.73%) GDB
10 4 (2.19%) JUnit
10 4 (2.19%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (1.64%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.64%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.09%) Artifactory
12 2 (1.09%) Gradle
13 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.55%) CMake
13 1 (0.55%) Cypress.io
13 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (20.22%) Social Skills
2 24 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.84%) Finance
4 15 (8.20%) Aerospace
5 14 (7.65%) Law
6 13 (7.10%) Retail
7 7 (3.83%) Banking
8 6 (3.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 6 (3.28%) Legal
9 4 (2.19%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (1.09%) Games
11 2 (1.09%) Music Industry
11 2 (1.09%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.55%) Aviation
12 1 (0.55%) Back Office
12 1 (0.55%) Electronics
12 1 (0.55%) Front Office
12 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.55%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 35 (19.13%) Azure Engineer
2 27 (14.75%) Developer
3 21 (11.48%) Linux Engineer
4 20 (10.93%) Cloud Engineer
5 18 (9.84%) Network Engineer
5 18 (9.84%) Support Engineer
6 17 (9.29%) Consultant
7 16 (8.74%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (8.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (8.20%) Platform Engineer
9 13 (7.10%) Software Consultant
9 13 (7.10%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (6.01%) Administrator
10 11 (6.01%) Linux Administrator
10 11 (6.01%) Senior
11 10 (5.46%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 9 (4.92%) Applications Engineer
12 9 (4.92%) Applications Support
12 9 (4.92%) Cloud Platform Engineer
12 9 (4.92%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.48%) HTML
2 17 (9.29%) XML
3 16 (8.74%) Node.js
4 11 (6.01%) ARM Templates
4 11 (6.01%) React
5 9 (4.92%) LAMP
5 9 (4.92%) POSIX
6 8 (4.37%) CSS
7 7 (3.83%) REST
7 7 (3.83%) RESTful
8 6 (3.28%) JSON
8 6 (3.28%) Laravel
9 5 (2.73%) NETCONF
9 5 (2.73%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (2.73%) Spring
10 4 (2.19%) Akka
10 4 (2.19%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (2.19%) RESTCONF
10 4 (2.19%) SOAP
10 4 (2.19%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.01%) Public Cloud
1 11 (6.01%) Replication
2 10 (5.46%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (4.37%) Client/Server
3 8 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.83%) Product Ownership
5 6 (3.28%) Clustering
5 6 (3.28%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.64%) Distributed Systems
6 3 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.09%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.09%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.09%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.09%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.55%) FPGA
8 1 (0.55%) Music Streaming
8 1 (0.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 157 (85.79%) Linux
2 51 (27.87%) Windows
3 45 (24.59%) Unix
4 25 (13.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (13.66%) Windows Server
5 19 (10.38%) CentOS
6 17 (9.29%) CoreOS
7 15 (8.20%) Ubuntu
8 14 (7.65%) Windows Server 2016
9 11 (6.01%) VMS
10 10 (5.46%) Windows Server 2019
11 7 (3.83%) Windows 10
12 4 (2.19%) Debian
12 4 (2.19%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.09%) Android
13 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.09%) Rocky
14 1 (0.55%) Fedora
14 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.55%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (39.34%) DevOps
2 52 (28.42%) CI/CD
3 46 (25.14%) Problem-Solving
4 40 (21.86%) Agile
5 37 (20.22%) Configuration Management
6 35 (19.13%) Time Management
7 31 (16.94%) Change Management
8 29 (15.85%) Analytics
8 29 (15.85%) Infrastructure as Code
9 27 (14.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 25 (13.66%) ITIL
11 24 (13.11%) Containerisation
11 24 (13.11%) Customer Service
12 22 (12.02%) Software Testing
13 21 (11.48%) Log Analytics
14 20 (10.93%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (10.93%) Deployment Automation
14 20 (10.93%) Platform Engineering
15 17 (9.29%) Collaborative Working
15 17 (9.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 91 (49.73%) Python
2 86 (46.99%) Bash
3 53 (28.96%) SQL
4 45 (24.59%) PowerShell
5 27 (14.75%) Java
6 20 (10.93%) PHP
7 17 (9.29%) C
7 17 (9.29%) JavaScript
8 16 (8.74%) Go
9 14 (7.65%) C++
9 14 (7.65%) Shell Script
10 11 (6.01%) PL/SQL
11 10 (5.46%) C#
11 10 (5.46%) Ruby
11 10 (5.46%) TypeScript
12 8 (4.37%) Perl
13 7 (3.83%) Groovy
14 5 (2.73%) OCaml
14 5 (2.73%) SystemTap
15 3 (1.64%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 39 (21.31%) Degree
2 27 (14.75%) Security Cleared
3 22 (12.02%) Azure Certification
4 13 (7.10%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (2.73%) AWS Certification
6 5 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.73%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.19%) Chartered Engineer
7 4 (2.19%) HNC
7 4 (2.19%) HND
7 4 (2.19%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.64%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
8 3 (1.64%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 2 (1.09%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.55%) CEH
10 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 1 (0.55%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.73%) QA
2 4 (2.19%) GDPR
3 3 (1.64%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.64%) SOC 2
4 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.55%) NIST
5 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (20.77%) Docker
2 24 (13.11%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.46%) vSphere
4 7 (3.83%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.64%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.09%) Firmware
7 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.55%) Samba
Systems Management
1 49 (26.78%) Kubernetes
2 38 (20.77%) Ansible
3 34 (18.58%) Puppet
3 34 (18.58%) Terraform
4 17 (9.29%) Grafana
5 16 (8.74%) Progress Chef
6 13 (7.10%) Prometheus
7 10 (5.46%) Microsoft Intune
8 9 (4.92%) SCCM
9 5 (2.73%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.64%) Kibana
10 3 (1.64%) Salt
10 3 (1.64%) vCenter Server
11 2 (1.09%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (1.09%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.55%) Jamf Pro
12 1 (0.55%) logstash
12 1 (0.55%) OpenNMS
12 1 (0.55%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.55%) systemd
Vendors
1 34 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.48%) Red Hat
3 18 (9.84%) Oracle
4 17 (9.29%) Cisco
5 15 (8.20%) Remedy
6 14 (7.65%) ServiceNow
7 13 (7.10%) Palo Alto
8 12 (6.56%) VMware
9 11 (6.01%) BMC
10 9 (4.92%) Aruba
10 9 (4.92%) ProCurve
10 9 (4.92%) Synology
10 9 (4.92%) Veeam
10 9 (4.92%) Zerto
11 8 (4.37%) Progress
12 7 (3.83%) New Relic
12 7 (3.83%) SaltStack
13 5 (2.73%) Salesforce
14 4 (2.19%) Hyperion
14 4 (2.19%) JD Edwards