Period
to 25 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
England > North West
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 237 291 327
Rank change year-on-year +54 +36 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 20 52 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.51% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 1.23% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 21
Median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +17.28% +1.25%
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +17.65%

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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,375 4,217 4,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 37.03% 41.43% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,806 2,960 3,371
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in the North West

Linux Command Line
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Linux Command Line in the North West

Linux Command Line
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Linux Command Line in the North West over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Linux Command Line in the North West

Linux Command Line
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. 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
Manchester +56 14 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Cheshire +16 6 £33,000 -5.71%
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 North West region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) PHP
3 9 (45.00%) MySQL
3 9 (45.00%) MVC
4 8 (40.00%) LAMP
4 8 (40.00%) jQuery
4 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) Apache
4 8 (40.00%) Docker
5 7 (35.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (30.00%) Finance
6 6 (30.00%) Retail
6 6 (30.00%) Redis
6 6 (30.00%) Varnish
6 6 (30.00%) PHP 7
6 6 (30.00%) Database Optimisation
6 6 (30.00%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (25.00%) Task Automation
7 5 (25.00%) SDLC
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) Python
8 4 (20.00%) Windows
8 4 (20.00%) OO
8 4 (20.00%) .NET
8 4 (20.00%) CSS
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (20.00%) Ruby

Linux Command Line
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.00%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Azure
1 2 (10.00%) GCP
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) VPN
1 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) MySQL
2 6 (30.00%) Amazon Aurora
2 6 (30.00%) Redis
3 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) GitLab
3 2 (10.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (10.00%) PHPUnit
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Backend Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Magento Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) jQuery
1 8 (40.00%) LAMP
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) Laravel
4 2 (10.00%) GraphQL
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) li3
4 2 (10.00%) PhoneGap
4 2 (10.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) Sass
4 2 (10.00%) WebSockets
5 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (15.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) CentOS
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Database Optimisation
3 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) Task Automation
5 4 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) Change Control
6 3 (15.00%) Fintech
6 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (15.00%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) Project Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) PHP
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) PHP 7
5 5 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (20.00%) Ruby
7 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (10.00%) C
8 2 (10.00%) Perl
9 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Docker
2 6 (30.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
1 2 (10.00%) Kibana
1 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Google
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) Red Hat