Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 369 351 450
Rank change year-on-year -18 +99 -62
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 125 200 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.50% 0.70% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 1.91% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 106 176 93
South East median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +23.53% -15.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £30,625 £24,900
90th Percentile £73,750 £74,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -5.26%

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 9,043 10,489 10,929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.93% 36.47% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6,971 8,351 8,852
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £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 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 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 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
Thames Valley +23 52 £45,000 -14.29% 28
Berkshire +19 38 £40,000 -27.27% 15
Surrey +7 30 £55,000 -21.43% 8
Kent +6 14 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Hampshire -21 12 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Oxfordshire +18 9 £45,000 - 8
Middlesex - 8 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire +7 5 £50,000 +56.25% 5
West Sussex +4 4 £50,000 -
East Sussex -3 4 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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.

1 107 (85.60%) Linux
2 57 (45.60%) Git (software)
3 44 (35.20%) Bash Shell
4 43 (34.40%) Windows
5 42 (33.60%) Python
5 42 (33.60%) Docker
6 38 (30.40%) DevOps
7 35 (28.00%) Kubernetes
7 35 (28.00%) Firewall
8 34 (27.20%) Windows Server
9 32 (25.60%) AWS
10 31 (24.80%) PowerShell
10 31 (24.80%) MySQL
11 30 (24.00%) Unix
12 28 (22.40%) Azure
12 28 (22.40%) VMware
12 28 (22.40%) Ansible
13 27 (21.60%) SQL
13 27 (21.60%) PHP
13 27 (21.60%) VPN
13 27 (21.60%) Cisco
14 26 (20.80%) JSON
14 26 (20.80%) Self-Motivation
14 26 (20.80%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (20.00%) Degree
15 25 (20.00%) Active Directory
15 25 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 25 (20.00%) Finance
16 24 (19.20%) Configuration Management

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 (16.80%) IIS
2 16 (12.80%) WebLogic
3 15 (12.00%) Apache
4 13 (10.40%) MS Exchange
5 11 (8.80%) SharePoint
5 11 (8.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (7.20%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (4.80%) JBoss
8 6 (4.80%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.40%) CICS
9 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.80%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (25.60%) AWS
2 28 (22.40%) Azure
3 13 (10.40%) npm
4 11 (8.80%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (7.20%) SaaS
6 8 (6.40%) OpenShift
7 6 (4.80%) GitHub
8 3 (2.40%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.40%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (2.40%) DigitalOcean
8 3 (2.40%) Office 365
9 2 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.80%) BlazeMeter
10 1 (0.80%) IaaS
10 1 (0.80%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 35 (28.00%) Firewall
2 27 (21.60%) VPN
3 21 (16.80%) DNS
3 21 (16.80%) TCP/IP
4 20 (16.00%) DHCP
5 17 (13.60%) Internet
6 15 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (6.40%) SMTP
7 8 (6.40%) SSL
8 7 (5.60%) Wireshark
9 5 (4.00%) Network Security
10 4 (3.20%) HTTP
10 4 (3.20%) SSH
11 2 (1.60%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.60%) VSAN
11 2 (1.60%) WAN
12 1 (0.80%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.80%) NAS
12 1 (0.80%) PuTTY
12 1 (0.80%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.80%) MySQL
2 19 (15.20%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (10.40%) MariaDB
3 13 (10.40%) SQL Server
4 11 (8.80%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (8.80%) Redis
4 11 (8.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (8.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (7.20%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.80%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.00%) Big Data
7 5 (4.00%) DB2
7 5 (4.00%) InfluxDB
7 5 (4.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.60%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 57 (45.60%) Git (software)
2 23 (18.40%) Jenkins
3 12 (9.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (9.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (8.80%) Visual Studio
4 11 (8.80%) Visual Studio Team System
5 9 (7.20%) PHPUnit
6 8 (6.40%) Selenium
7 5 (4.00%) HP UFT
7 5 (4.00%) JIRA
7 5 (4.00%) JMeter
8 4 (3.20%) Chocolatey
8 4 (3.20%) LoadRunner
8 4 (3.20%) Robot Framework
8 4 (3.20%) SoapUI
8 4 (3.20%) webpack
9 3 (2.40%) JUnit
9 3 (2.40%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (2.40%) Subversion
10 1 (0.80%) Gatling
General
1 25 (20.00%) Finance
2 18 (14.40%) Public Sector
3 9 (7.20%) Retail
4 7 (5.60%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.80%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.80%) Marketing
6 5 (4.00%) Electronics
6 5 (4.00%) Legal
7 4 (3.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (26.40%) Developer
2 23 (18.40%) PHP Developer
3 20 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (13.60%) Cloud Engineer
5 13 (10.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (9.60%) Administrator
7 11 (8.80%) Applications Support
7 11 (8.80%) Automation Engineer
7 11 (8.80%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (8.00%) NOC Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) Support Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
9 9 (7.20%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Applications Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Applications Support Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Analyst
11 6 (4.80%) Cloud Automation Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) DevOps Developer
12 5 (4.00%) QA Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.80%) JSON
2 22 (17.60%) CSS
2 22 (17.60%) HTML
3 20 (16.00%) Laravel
4 14 (11.20%) HTML5
4 14 (11.20%) REST
5 13 (10.40%) .NET
6 12 (9.60%) LAMP
6 12 (9.60%) Node.js
6 12 (9.60%) Sass
7 11 (8.80%) jQuery
7 11 (8.80%) X-Windows
8 10 (8.00%) SOAP
8 10 (8.00%) XML
9 9 (7.20%) AngularJS
9 9 (7.20%) LAPP Stack
9 9 (7.20%) LESS
10 8 (6.40%) Doctrine
10 8 (6.40%) Mithril
10 8 (6.40%) React
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.80%) Self-Motivation
2 16 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.80%) Public Cloud
3 15 (12.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 8 (6.40%) Data Centre
4 8 (6.40%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.40%) User Experience
5 3 (2.40%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (2.40%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.60%) Clustering
6 2 (1.60%) Replication
7 1 (0.80%) NHS
7 1 (0.80%) PKI
7 1 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 107 (85.60%) Linux
2 43 (34.40%) Windows
3 34 (27.20%) Windows Server
4 30 (24.00%) Unix
5 21 (16.80%) Ubuntu
6 18 (14.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (11.20%) Windows 10
8 12 (9.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (9.60%) Windows 7
9 11 (8.80%) Debian
9 11 (8.80%) Windows 8
9 11 (8.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (8.00%) CentOS
11 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (2.40%) Android
12 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.60%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.40%) DevOps
2 26 (20.80%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (19.20%) Configuration Management
5 22 (17.60%) OO
6 19 (15.20%) Computer Science
7 16 (12.80%) TDD
8 15 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (11.20%) Infrastructure as Code
9 14 (11.20%) ITIL
9 14 (11.20%) Test Automation
10 12 (9.60%) Scrum
10 12 (9.60%) Software Engineering
11 11 (8.80%) OO PHP
12 10 (8.00%) Deployment Automation
12 10 (8.00%) Open Source
13 9 (7.20%) SDLC
14 8 (6.40%) BDD
14 8 (6.40%) Coaching
14 8 (6.40%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (35.20%) Bash Shell
2 42 (33.60%) Python
3 31 (24.80%) PowerShell
4 27 (21.60%) PHP
4 27 (21.60%) SQL
5 25 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (16.00%) Java
7 16 (12.80%) C#
8 14 (11.20%) Perl
9 13 (10.40%) Ruby
10 10 (8.00%) C++
11 8 (6.40%) JSX
11 8 (6.40%) PHP 7
12 6 (4.80%) C
12 6 (4.80%) Go
12 6 (4.80%) Shell Script
13 5 (4.00%) PHP 5
14 4 (3.20%) VB
15 3 (2.40%) COBOL
15 3 (2.40%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 25 (20.00%) Degree
2 23 (18.40%) Security Cleared
3 18 (14.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (10.40%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (6.40%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.80%) ISEB
7 3 (2.40%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.40%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.40%) PMP
8 2 (1.60%) CCNA
8 2 (1.60%) CCNP
8 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.60%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) QA
2 8 (6.40%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.60%) NCSC
3 2 (1.60%) NIST
3 2 (1.60%) RMADS
4 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 42 (33.60%) Docker
2 25 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (12.00%) vCloud
3 15 (12.00%) VMware NSX
3 15 (12.00%) vSphere
4 13 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (8.80%) Hyper-V
5 11 (8.80%) LXC
6 9 (7.20%) NFS
7 6 (4.80%) iptables
8 3 (2.40%) ACF2
8 3 (2.40%) RACF
9 2 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.80%) DRBD
10 1 (0.80%) HDFS
10 1 (0.80%) Postfix
10 1 (0.80%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 35 (28.00%) Kubernetes
2 28 (22.40%) Ansible
3 11 (8.80%) Puppet
4 7 (5.60%) Terraform
5 6 (4.80%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.20%) Ambari
6 4 (3.20%) Kibana
6 4 (3.20%) logstash
6 4 (3.20%) SELinux
7 3 (2.40%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.60%) Avamar
8 2 (1.60%) SCCM
8 2 (1.60%) vCenter Server
8 2 (1.60%) vRealize
9 1 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.80%) Icinga
9 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.80%) nmon
9 1 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (22.40%) VMware
2 27 (21.60%) Cisco
3 14 (11.20%) Microsoft
4 13 (10.40%) Oracle
5 12 (9.60%) Red Hat
6 9 (7.20%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 5 (4.00%) SAP
8 3 (2.40%) Hortonworks
8 3 (2.40%) HP
8 3 (2.40%) IBM
8 3 (2.40%) LogicMonitor
8 3 (2.40%) Moogsoft
8 3 (2.40%) Rollbar
8 3 (2.40%) Splunk
9 2 (1.60%) CommVault
9 2 (1.60%) F5
9 2 (1.60%) McAfee
9 2 (1.60%) Percona
9 2 (1.60%) Symantec
9 2 (1.60%) Veritas