Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Shell Script skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Shell Script over the 6 months to 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 169 129
Rank change year-on-year +61 -40 +32
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 43 38 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.67% 0.92% 2.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 1.79% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 53
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +12.82%
10th Percentile £48,500 £44,250 £38,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,000 £95,000
East of England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% +29.41% -15.00%

Shell Script is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,123 2,128 2,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 43.61% 51.28% 52.52%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1,801 1,899
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Shell Script in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Watford +17 15 £70,000 +16.67% 2
Borehamwood - 4 £65,000 -
Kings Langley - 1 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £45,000 -
Shell Script
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, IT jobs citing Shell Script 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 38 (88.37%) AWS
2 36 (83.72%) SaaS
3 29 (67.44%) Linux
4 26 (60.47%) Windows
5 23 (53.49%) Java
5 23 (53.49%) PowerShell
6 21 (48.84%) SIEM
6 21 (48.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 21 (48.84%) Penetration Testing
6 21 (48.84%) Secure Coding
7 20 (46.51%) Information Security
8 18 (41.86%) Ansible
8 18 (41.86%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (41.86%) Puppet
9 16 (37.21%) TCP/IP
9 16 (37.21%) DNS
10 15 (34.88%) ITIL
10 15 (34.88%) DHCP
10 15 (34.88%) DevOps
11 14 (32.56%) COBIT
11 14 (32.56%) Qualys
11 14 (32.56%) CISSP
11 14 (32.56%) CEH
11 14 (32.56%) Veracode
12 13 (30.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 11 (25.58%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (23.26%) Azure
15 7 (16.28%) Vulnerability Management
15 7 (16.28%) Creative Thinking
16 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (2.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (2.33%) JBoss
1 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
1 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 38 (88.37%) AWS
2 36 (83.72%) SaaS
3 10 (23.26%) Azure
4 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.33%) IaaS
4 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) DNS
1 16 (37.21%) TCP/IP
2 15 (34.88%) DHCP
3 2 (4.65%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.33%) Skype
4 1 (2.33%) SMS
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.33%) Electronics
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Security Engineer
2 19 (44.19%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (37.21%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 16 (37.21%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (25.58%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (23.26%) Applications Engineer
5 10 (23.26%) Senior Security Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (13.95%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 5 (11.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 5 (11.63%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (11.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (6.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) AWS DevOps
10 2 (4.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (2.33%) EJB
1 1 (2.33%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (2.33%) HornetQ
1 1 (2.33%) Java EE
1 1 (2.33%) Java SE
1 1 (2.33%) JMS
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.33%) Replication
2 1 (2.33%) SCADA
2 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) Linux
2 26 (60.47%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) CentOS
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Penetration Testing
1 21 (48.84%) Secure Coding
1 21 (48.84%) SIEM
1 21 (48.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 20 (46.51%) Information Security
3 15 (34.88%) DevOps
3 15 (34.88%) ITIL
4 13 (30.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (16.28%) Creative Thinking
5 7 (16.28%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 1 (2.33%) Build Automation
7 1 (2.33%) Change Control
7 1 (2.33%) ETL
7 1 (2.33%) Integration Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Project Management
7 1 (2.33%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.33%) SOA
7 1 (2.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) Java
1 23 (53.49%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell
2 6 (13.95%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) AWK
3 1 (2.33%) Groovy
3 1 (2.33%) Lua
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) CEH
1 14 (32.56%) CISSP
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (32.56%) COBIT
2 6 (13.95%) HIPAA
2 6 (13.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.95%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (41.86%) Ansible
1 18 (41.86%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (41.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Qualys
1 14 (32.56%) Veracode
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Brocade
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco
3 1 (2.33%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Meraki
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Polycom
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds