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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
England > South East
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 278 227 323
Rank change year-on-year -51 +96 +58
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 246 213 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.08% 1.34% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.59% 3.78% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 55 72 46
10th Percentile £30,500 £25,500 £47,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £26,063 £50,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £39,750 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.79% -33.75% +9.09%
75th Percentile £60,000 £52,813 £75,938
90th Percentile £64,200 £58,625 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

Linux Command Line is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 9,513 5,629 4,578
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.82% 35.53% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4,571 3,581 3,744
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Linux Command Line as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Linux Command Line in the South East over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 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
Surrey -9 91 £40,500 +50.00%
Hampshire -87 69 £57,500 +45.57% 9
Thames Valley -24 46 £52,500 +23.53% 2
Oxfordshire -15 20 £52,500 -4.55% 1
East Sussex - 20 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire -31 18 £97,500 +129.41% 1
Middlesex - 13 - -
Berkshire -14 8 £32,500 -23.53%
Kent - 8 - -
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 164 (66.67%) Linux
2 150 (60.98%) AWS
3 142 (57.72%) Agile
4 132 (53.66%) Finance
5 124 (50.41%) Python
6 117 (47.56%) Azure
7 116 (47.15%) Git (software)
8 105 (42.68%) Kubernetes
9 101 (41.06%) SQL
10 100 (40.65%) Test Automation
11 96 (39.02%) CI/CD
12 91 (36.99%) Docker
13 89 (36.18%) DevOps
14 87 (35.37%) Bash
15 85 (34.55%) PowerShell
16 77 (31.30%) MySQL
17 74 (30.08%) Serverless
18 73 (29.67%) AWS Lambda
19 71 (28.86%) Java
20 69 (28.05%) Microservices
21 68 (27.64%) Manufacturing
22 65 (26.42%) Microsoft
23 64 (26.02%) CSS
24 63 (25.61%) Unix
25 61 (24.80%) PostgreSQL
25 61 (24.80%) Disaster Recovery
26 60 (24.39%) Ruby
27 59 (23.98%) Shell Script
28 58 (23.58%) PHP
29 57 (23.17%) HTML

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 43 (17.48%) Apache Spark
2 29 (11.79%) Apache
3 25 (10.16%) IIS
3 25 (10.16%) JBoss
3 25 (10.16%) OpenStack
4 16 (6.50%) Tomcat
5 12 (4.88%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.47%) Apache Airflow
6 11 (4.47%) Apache Solr
7 8 (3.25%) WordPress
8 7 (2.85%) GemFire
9 6 (2.44%) CMS
10 3 (1.22%) nginx
11 2 (0.81%) Strapi
Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 150 (60.98%) AWS
2 117 (47.56%) Azure
3 74 (30.08%) Serverless
4 73 (29.67%) AWS Lambda
5 55 (22.36%) OpenShift
6 48 (19.51%) Cloud Functions
7 39 (15.85%) AWS CodePipeline
8 26 (10.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 25 (10.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 25 (10.16%) AWS KMS
9 25 (10.16%) AWS Step Functions
9 25 (10.16%) SaaS
10 21 (8.54%) GCP
11 19 (7.72%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 15 (6.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 13 (5.28%) Azure Stack
14 12 (4.88%) Azure DevOps
15 11 (4.47%) Google Workspace
15 11 (4.47%) Slack
16 9 (3.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 51 (20.73%) Internet
2 30 (12.20%) Firewall
3 27 (10.98%) Wireshark
4 19 (7.72%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.07%) VoIP
6 9 (3.66%) DNS
7 6 (2.44%) SSL
8 5 (2.03%) VPN
9 3 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.22%) RTSP
9 3 (1.22%) SAN
9 3 (1.22%) VLAN
10 2 (0.81%) ADSL
10 2 (0.81%) HTTP
10 2 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.41%) DHCP
11 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (31.30%) MySQL
2 61 (24.80%) PostgreSQL
3 51 (20.73%) SQL Server
4 44 (17.89%) NoSQL
5 35 (14.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 35 (14.23%) Flink
5 35 (14.23%) MongoDB
6 28 (11.38%) Relational Database
7 25 (10.16%) Amazon Athena
7 25 (10.16%) InfluxDB
8 19 (7.72%) HBase
9 12 (4.88%) Oracle Database
9 12 (4.88%) RDBMS
10 8 (3.25%) MariaDB
10 8 (3.25%) Redis
11 3 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.81%) SQLite
13 1 (0.41%) DynamoDB
13 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 116 (47.15%) Git (software)
2 50 (20.33%) Jenkins
3 48 (19.51%) Subversion
4 43 (17.48%) JIRA
5 42 (17.07%) Gradle
6 35 (14.23%) Ant
6 35 (14.23%) Maven
7 16 (6.50%) GitLab
8 11 (4.47%) Visual Studio
9 8 (3.25%) Cucumber
9 8 (3.25%) JUnit
10 7 (2.85%) Artifactory
10 7 (2.85%) Cypress.io
10 7 (2.85%) Eclipse
10 7 (2.85%) IntelliJ
10 7 (2.85%) Mockito
10 7 (2.85%) Protractor
10 7 (2.85%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (2.85%) Storybook
11 3 (1.22%) AutoIt
General
1 132 (53.66%) Finance
2 68 (27.64%) Manufacturing
3 41 (16.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 37 (15.04%) Law
5 36 (14.63%) Telecoms
6 28 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (10.57%) Social Skills
8 21 (8.54%) Organisational Skills
9 20 (8.13%) Public Sector
10 17 (6.91%) Local Government
10 17 (6.91%) Marketing
10 17 (6.91%) Retail
11 15 (6.10%) Electronics
12 12 (4.88%) Aviation
12 12 (4.88%) Banking
12 12 (4.88%) Financial Institution
13 3 (1.22%) Advertising
13 3 (1.22%) Legal
14 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (14.23%) Java Engineer
1 35 (14.23%) Senior Java Engineer
2 31 (12.60%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (11.38%) Developer
5 25 (10.16%) Architect
5 25 (10.16%) AWS Architect
5 25 (10.16%) Security Architect
5 25 (10.16%) Software Engineer
6 19 (7.72%) Cloud Engineer
7 17 (6.91%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (5.69%) Web Developer
9 13 (5.28%) Administrator
9 13 (5.28%) Senior DevOps
9 13 (5.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 13 (5.28%) Support Engineer
10 12 (4.88%) DBA
10 12 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
11 11 (4.47%) Electronics Engineer
11 11 (4.47%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (26.02%) CSS
2 57 (23.17%) HTML
3 42 (17.07%) RESTful
4 38 (15.45%) Elastic Stack
5 37 (15.04%) Node.js
5 37 (15.04%) REST
6 35 (14.23%) .NET
6 35 (14.23%) ASP.NET
6 35 (14.23%) JDBC
7 21 (8.54%) Spring
8 19 (7.72%) Kafka
9 15 (6.10%) React
10 12 (4.88%) Middleware
11 11 (4.47%) Core Data
11 11 (4.47%) LAPP Stack
11 11 (4.47%) MFC
12 9 (3.66%) Express
12 9 (3.66%) JSON
12 9 (3.66%) LAMP
12 9 (3.66%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 48 (19.51%) Life Science
2 37 (15.04%) Data Structures
3 36 (14.63%) Social Media
4 35 (14.23%) Algorithms
5 31 (12.60%) Cyberattack
6 28 (11.38%) Cyber Defence
7 25 (10.16%) Replication
7 25 (10.16%) Smartphone
8 17 (6.91%) Greenfield Project
9 16 (6.50%) PMI
10 12 (4.88%) Public Cloud
11 11 (4.47%) Blog
11 11 (4.47%) Cybercrime
11 11 (4.47%) Verilog
11 11 (4.47%) VHDL
12 8 (3.25%) User Experience
13 7 (2.85%) Data Centre
13 7 (2.85%) Fibre Optics
13 7 (2.85%) Management Information System
14 5 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 164 (66.67%) Linux
2 63 (25.61%) Unix
3 43 (17.48%) Windows
4 31 (12.60%) Windows Server
5 17 (6.91%) CentOS
6 12 (4.88%) Mac OS
7 11 (4.47%) FreeRTOS
8 7 (2.85%) VMS
9 5 (2.03%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.63%) Debian
10 4 (1.63%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.41%) Android
12 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.41%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (57.72%) Agile
2 100 (40.65%) Test Automation
3 96 (39.02%) CI/CD
4 89 (36.18%) DevOps
5 69 (28.05%) Microservices
6 61 (24.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 55 (22.36%) High Availability
8 52 (21.14%) Coaching
9 51 (20.73%) Problem-Solving
10 49 (19.92%) Computer Science
10 49 (19.92%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (19.92%) TDD
11 48 (19.51%) Customer-Centricity
11 48 (19.51%) Innovative Thinking
11 48 (19.51%) Service Design
11 48 (19.51%) Strategic Thinking
12 45 (18.29%) Information Security
12 45 (18.29%) Risk Management
13 41 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 40 (16.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 124 (50.41%) Python
2 101 (41.06%) SQL
3 87 (35.37%) Bash
4 85 (34.55%) PowerShell
5 71 (28.86%) Java
6 60 (24.39%) Ruby
7 59 (23.98%) Shell Script
8 58 (23.58%) PHP
9 54 (21.95%) Perl
10 46 (18.70%) JavaScript
11 23 (9.35%) C++
12 22 (8.94%) C
13 17 (6.91%) T-SQL
14 11 (4.47%) Assembly Language
14 11 (4.47%) Go
14 11 (4.47%) Rust
15 9 (3.66%) Groovy
16 6 (2.44%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.81%) Kotlin
18 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (20.33%) Degree
2 25 (10.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (6.50%) PMI Certification
4 11 (4.47%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.47%) Security Cleared
5 10 (4.07%) CCA
6 8 (3.25%) OCP
6 8 (3.25%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.41%) ISEB
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.91%) GRC
2 5 (2.03%) SLA
3 2 (0.81%) QA
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 91 (36.99%) Docker
2 34 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (8.13%) Active Directory
4 15 (6.10%) KVM
4 15 (6.10%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (6.10%) Xen
5 12 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (4.47%) Firmware
7 8 (3.25%) HDFS
8 7 (2.85%) vSphere
9 3 (1.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 105 (42.68%) Kubernetes
2 52 (21.14%) Ansible
3 30 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (11.38%) Puppet
5 26 (10.57%) Grafana
6 20 (8.13%) Terraform
7 15 (6.10%) logstash
8 12 (4.88%) Data Guard
8 12 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (3.25%) cPanel
10 7 (2.85%) vCenter Server
11 4 (1.63%) Oracle ZFS
12 3 (1.22%) Nagios
13 2 (0.81%) Istio
13 2 (0.81%) Nmap
14 1 (0.41%) Consul
14 1 (0.41%) Packer
Vendors
1 65 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 39 (15.85%) VMware
3 36 (14.63%) Google
4 25 (10.16%) Perforce
5 13 (5.28%) Cisco
5 13 (5.28%) Oracle
5 13 (5.28%) Splunk
6 12 (4.88%) LexisNexis
7 11 (4.47%) Brandwatch
8 7 (2.85%) Okta
8 7 (2.85%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.63%) Datto
10 3 (1.22%) Citrix
10 3 (1.22%) CyberArk
10 3 (1.22%) Remedy
10 3 (1.22%) SAP
11 1 (0.41%) Zend