Period
to 23 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months to 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 312 229 290
Rank change year-on-year -83 +61 +55
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 22 10 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.21% 0.18% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.55% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 41
10th Percentile £28,150 £24,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £27,500 £49,362
Median % change year-on-year +86.36% -44.29% +64.54%
75th Percentile £58,750 £30,938 £61,600
90th Percentile £64,375 £37,500 £62,478
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

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

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,928 1,807 3,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.03% 32.75% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2,656 1,405 2,954
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,525
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in the Midlands

Linux Command Line
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Linux Command Line in the Midlands

Linux Command Line
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Linux Command Line in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Linux Command Line in the Midlands

Linux Command Line
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
West Midlands -69 18 £47,500 +72.73% 4
East Midlands -61 4 £60,000 +71.43% 1
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Azure
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) AWS
5 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
5 7 (31.82%) PHP
6 6 (27.27%) Dell
6 6 (27.27%) Replication
6 6 (27.27%) VMware
6 6 (27.27%) NAS
6 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 6 (27.27%) Isilon
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco
6 6 (27.27%) Server Building
6 6 (27.27%) Converged Infrastructure
6 6 (27.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) Azure Stack
6 6 (27.27%) Cohesity
7 5 (22.73%) Terraform
7 5 (22.73%) DevOps
7 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
7 5 (22.73%) jQuery
7 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
7 5 (22.73%) CSS3
7 5 (22.73%) Laravel
7 5 (22.73%) HTML5
7 5 (22.73%) OO PHP

Linux Command Line
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (4.55%) Confluence
1 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.55%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) Azure
2 7 (31.82%) AWS
3 6 (27.27%) Azure Stack
3 6 (27.27%) Cohesity
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (13.64%) SaaS
5 2 (9.09%) PaaS
6 1 (4.55%) Azure Key Vault
6 1 (4.55%) GCP
6 1 (4.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) NAS
2 5 (22.73%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) SSH
4 2 (9.09%) DHCP
4 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
1 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Katalon Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (22.73%) Law
2 3 (13.64%) Social Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (4.55%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Azure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) IT Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) PHP Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) SAN Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Python Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
1 5 (22.73%) CSS3
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
1 5 (22.73%) HTML5
1 5 (22.73%) jQuery
1 5 (22.73%) Laravel
2 2 (9.09%) RESTful
2 2 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) ARM Templates
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Graph
3 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis
3 1 (4.55%) SAP BC
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Replication
1 6 (27.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Legacy Code
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) HACMP
4 1 (4.55%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Converged Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (27.27%) Server Building
3 5 (22.73%) DevOps
3 5 (22.73%) MVC
3 5 (22.73%) OO
3 5 (22.73%) OO PHP
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) CI/CD
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Development
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) OOP
5 2 (9.09%) Presales
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) Product Management
6 1 (4.55%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) PHP
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Bash
4 3 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Groovy
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (4.55%) NFS
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Terraform
2 3 (13.64%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.55%) Grafana
3 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.55%) Prometheus
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) Dell
2 6 (27.27%) Isilon
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Ariba
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) OpenText
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas