Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 456 392
Rank change year-on-year +119 -64 +43
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 210 90 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.72% 0.31% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.80% 0.78% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 183 75 185
South East median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,800 £36,450
90th Percentile £78,750 £64,375 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.13% -8.00% +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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,638 11,507 14,392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.95% 39.72% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9,431 9,441 11,850
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Linux Command Line as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in the South East

Linux Command Line
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Command Line in the South East.

Salary trend for Linux Command Line in the South East

Linux Command Line
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Command Line in the South East over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux Command Line in the South East

Linux Command Line
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
Thames Valley +29 74 £52,500 +31.25% 9
Surrey +64 62 £70,000 +21.74% 9
Hampshire +19 54 £40,000 +28.00% 4
Berkshire +26 50 £55,000 - 7
Oxfordshire +1 20 £50,000 +42.86% 2
East Sussex -12 13 £40,000 - 2
West Sussex +6 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Buckinghamshire +4 4 £32,000 -14.67%
Kent +8 2 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 208 (99.05%) Linux
2 89 (42.38%) JavaScript
3 80 (38.10%) Git (software)
4 69 (32.86%) Windows
4 69 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (28.57%) MySQL
6 58 (27.62%) Python
7 57 (27.14%) Amazon AWS
8 53 (25.24%) SQL
8 53 (25.24%) CSS
9 52 (24.76%) HTML
10 49 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (22.86%) Jenkins
12 47 (22.38%) Java
12 47 (22.38%) VMware
13 41 (19.52%) CentOS
14 40 (19.05%) Bash Shell
14 40 (19.05%) Unix
15 39 (18.57%) Scrum
16 37 (17.62%) Problem-Solving
17 36 (17.14%) DevOps
18 34 (16.19%) HTML5
18 34 (16.19%) Firewall
18 34 (16.19%) Ubuntu
19 33 (15.71%) JSON
20 32 (15.24%) QA
20 32 (15.24%) Microsoft
21 30 (14.29%) Test Automation
21 30 (14.29%) Cloud Operations
22 29 (13.81%) Self-Motivation

Linux Command Line
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 21 (10.00%) Apache
2 15 (7.14%) IIS
3 12 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (5.24%) Apache Spark
4 11 (5.24%) nginx
4 11 (5.24%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.24%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (4.29%) Drupal
6 8 (3.81%) Cloud Foundry
6 8 (3.81%) Confluence
7 7 (3.33%) CMS
7 7 (3.33%) JBoss
8 6 (2.86%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.43%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.43%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.43%) WordPress
10 2 (0.95%) GemFire
10 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (1.90%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.95%) Inkscape
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.48%) InDesign
4 1 (0.48%) InVision
4 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 57 (27.14%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.00%) GitHub
3 20 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (9.52%) npm
4 11 (5.24%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (5.24%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.86%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.90%) Datadog
7 4 (1.90%) SaaS
7 4 (1.90%) Serverless
8 3 (1.43%) G Suite
9 2 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.95%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.95%) PaaS
9 2 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 34 (16.19%) Firewall
2 24 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
2 24 (11.43%) VPN
3 17 (8.10%) DNS
4 15 (7.14%) SSH
5 14 (6.67%) Internet
6 11 (5.24%) VoIP
6 11 (5.24%) WAN
7 9 (4.29%) BGP
7 9 (4.29%) HTTP
7 9 (4.29%) OSPF
8 8 (3.81%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (3.33%) LAN
9 7 (3.33%) TCP/IP
9 7 (3.33%) Wireless
10 5 (2.38%) Wireshark
11 3 (1.43%) SSL
12 2 (0.95%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.95%) SMTP
12 2 (0.95%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (28.57%) MySQL
2 20 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (6.67%) Big Data
3 14 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 12 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.24%) Azure SQL Database
5 11 (5.24%) Redis
5 11 (5.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (5.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.29%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (4.29%) NoSQL
7 9 (4.29%) Parquet
8 8 (3.81%) HBase
8 8 (3.81%) MariaDB
8 8 (3.81%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.43%) GIS
10 3 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 80 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 48 (22.86%) Jenkins
3 25 (11.90%) Mocha
4 23 (10.95%) Vagrant
5 17 (8.10%) JIRA
6 16 (7.62%) gulp
7 15 (7.14%) Bower
7 15 (7.14%) Selenium
8 14 (6.67%) Cucumber
9 13 (6.19%) Visual Studio
10 12 (5.71%) Gradle
11 11 (5.24%) Chocolatey
11 11 (5.24%) Subversion
11 11 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (5.24%) Visual Studio Team System
12 10 (4.76%) JUnit
12 10 (4.76%) PHPUnit
13 9 (4.29%) Bitbucket
14 7 (3.33%) JMeter
14 7 (3.33%) Travis CI
General
1 27 (12.86%) Finance
2 9 (4.29%) Marketing
3 8 (3.81%) Games
4 7 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.90%) Retail
6 3 (1.43%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.43%) Legal
7 2 (0.95%) Automotive
7 2 (0.95%) Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Electronics
7 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (30.95%) Developer
2 26 (12.38%) Senior Developer
3 22 (10.48%) Cloud Specialist
3 22 (10.48%) Linux Specialist
3 22 (10.48%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 22 (10.48%) Senior Linux Specialist
4 21 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 15 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
6 12 (5.71%) Analyst
6 12 (5.71%) PHP Developer
7 11 (5.24%) QA Engineer
8 10 (4.76%) Administrator
8 10 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (4.76%) Network Engineer
8 10 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
8 10 (4.76%) Test Engineer
9 9 (4.29%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (4.29%) QA Test Engineer
10 8 (3.81%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (3.81%) Open Source Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (25.24%) CSS
2 52 (24.76%) HTML
3 34 (16.19%) HTML5
4 33 (15.71%) JSON
5 27 (12.86%) jQuery
5 27 (12.86%) Node.js
6 25 (11.90%) Web Services
7 24 (11.43%) AngularJS
8 23 (10.95%) CSS3
9 20 (9.52%) REST
10 18 (8.57%) Vue.js
11 15 (7.14%) AVA JavaScript Test Runner
12 13 (6.19%) .NET
12 13 (6.19%) Kafka
12 13 (6.19%) Sass
12 13 (6.19%) Spring
13 12 (5.71%) Laravel
13 12 (5.71%) Middleware
13 12 (5.71%) React
14 11 (5.24%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.81%) Self-Motivation
2 27 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (11.43%) Data Centre
4 18 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 16 (7.62%) Computer Science
6 15 (7.14%) User Experience
7 13 (6.19%) Public Cloud
8 12 (5.71%) Mobile App
9 10 (4.76%) Replication
10 9 (4.29%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (3.81%) Virtual Team
11 8 (3.81%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.43%) Driving Licence
13 3 (1.43%) EPoS
13 3 (1.43%) Marketing Technology
13 3 (1.43%) Reinsurance
13 3 (1.43%) Tandem
14 2 (0.95%) Fintech
14 2 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 208 (99.05%) Linux
2 69 (32.86%) Windows
3 41 (19.52%) CentOS
4 40 (19.05%) Unix
5 34 (16.19%) Ubuntu
6 20 (9.52%) Windows Server
7 18 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (5.71%) Debian
9 12 (5.71%) Windows 10
9 12 (5.71%) Windows 7
10 11 (5.24%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.38%) Android
11 5 (2.38%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.48%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (18.57%) Scrum
4 37 (17.62%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (17.14%) DevOps
6 30 (14.29%) Cloud Operations
6 30 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 26 (12.38%) OOP
8 25 (11.90%) Web Development
9 24 (11.43%) Configuration Management
9 24 (11.43%) OO
10 23 (10.95%) Incident Management
10 23 (10.95%) ITIL
10 23 (10.95%) SDLC
11 22 (10.48%) ITSM
11 22 (10.48%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 21 (10.00%) Open Source
13 20 (9.52%) Kanban
13 20 (9.52%) Mentoring
14 19 (9.05%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 89 (42.38%) JavaScript
2 58 (27.62%) Python
3 53 (25.24%) SQL
4 47 (22.38%) Java
5 40 (19.05%) Bash Shell
6 29 (13.81%) PHP
7 27 (12.86%) ES6
8 22 (10.48%) Shell Script
9 17 (8.10%) C#
10 16 (7.62%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.81%) Perl
12 7 (3.33%) Ruby
12 7 (3.33%) TypeScript
13 6 (2.86%) C
13 6 (2.86%) C++
14 4 (1.90%) Clojure
14 4 (1.90%) ES7
14 4 (1.90%) Go
14 4 (1.90%) Haskell
14 4 (1.90%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 28 (13.33%) Degree
2 22 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (10.48%) RHCA
3 15 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (4.29%) ISTQB
4 9 (4.29%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (3.33%) ISEB
7 3 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.43%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.95%) CCNP
8 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.95%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.95%) PMP
8 2 (0.95%) RHCE
8 2 (0.95%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.48%) CCNA
9 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.48%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (15.24%) QA
2 6 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (13.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (12.38%) Docker
3 15 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 14 (6.67%) LXC
5 13 (6.19%) Hyper-V
6 11 (5.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 10 (4.76%) vSphere
8 8 (3.81%) HDFS
8 8 (3.81%) KVM
8 8 (3.81%) vCloud
8 8 (3.81%) VMware NSX
9 6 (2.86%) pfSense
9 6 (2.86%) Xen
10 5 (2.38%) VirtualBox
11 3 (1.43%) iptables
11 3 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.95%) ACF2
12 2 (0.95%) RACF
13 1 (0.48%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (7.14%) Nagios
2 14 (6.67%) Puppet
3 10 (4.76%) Kubernetes
4 9 (4.29%) Ansible
4 9 (4.29%) Hadoop YARN
5 6 (2.86%) Icinga
6 5 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.90%) Rundeck
7 4 (1.90%) Terraform
8 3 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (1.43%) Fail2ban
8 3 (1.43%) HP ALM
8 3 (1.43%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.95%) cPanel
9 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.95%) OSSEC
9 2 (0.95%) Plesk
9 2 (0.95%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.95%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.48%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 47 (22.38%) VMware
2 32 (15.24%) Microsoft
3 27 (12.86%) Red Hat
4 24 (11.43%) Cisco
5 15 (7.14%) Oracle
6 11 (5.24%) HP
7 7 (3.33%) Arista
7 7 (3.33%) Aruba
7 7 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 7 (3.33%) Juniper
7 7 (3.33%) Palo Alto
8 6 (2.86%) SonicWALL
8 6 (2.86%) WatchGuard
9 5 (2.38%) Apple
9 5 (2.38%) Google
10 4 (1.90%) Perforce
11 3 (1.43%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.43%) Lets Encrypt
11 3 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.43%) TOWER Software