Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
England > South East
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 284 379 370
Rank change year-on-year +95 -9 +56
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 34 135 190
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.52% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 1.43% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 38 101 171
Median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -17.39% +27.78%
10th Percentile £47,500 £29,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,750
% change year-on-year - +4.27% +17.22%

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 3,774 9,473 10,584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.77% 36.31% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,978 7,147 8,481
Median annual salary £52,233 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.47% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,138 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.06% +1.90% +5.00%

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 14 August 2020.

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 14 August 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
Thames Valley +86 12 £63,750 +34.21% 1
Hampshire +74 7 £55,000 +49.66%
Surrey +72 7 £70,000 +16.67% 1
Kent +50 7 £60,000 +26.32%
Berkshire +68 6 £55,000 +15.79%
Oxfordshire +42 5 £70,000 +55.56% 1
Buckinghamshire +70 1 £50,000 +6.38%
East Sussex +42 1 - -
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 18 (52.94%) Python
3 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 17 (50.00%) DevOps
4 15 (44.12%) Docker
4 15 (44.12%) Azure
5 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 14 (41.18%) Kubernetes
6 13 (38.24%) Git (software)
7 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
8 10 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (29.41%) C#
8 10 (29.41%) Java
8 10 (29.41%) Windows
9 9 (26.47%) C++
9 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
10 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 7 (20.59%) SQL
11 7 (20.59%) QA
11 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
11 7 (20.59%) Scrum
11 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
12 6 (17.65%) RavenDB
12 6 (17.65%) GCP
12 6 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (17.65%) Cosmos DB
12 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 6 (17.65%) Clustering

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 5 (14.71%) CICS
2 4 (11.76%) OpenStack
2 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.82%) Apache
3 3 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.88%) JBoss
4 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.94%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) Azure
2 6 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) GCP
3 5 (14.71%) AWS
4 4 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (11.76%) GitHub
5 3 (8.82%) Amazon S3
6 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.94%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (2.94%) npm
7 1 (2.94%) PaaS
7 1 (2.94%) Route 53
7 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) 2G
1 2 (5.88%) 3G
1 2 (5.88%) 4G
1 2 (5.88%) SSH
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
4 6 (17.65%) Cosmos DB
4 6 (17.65%) RavenDB
5 5 (14.71%) DB2
6 4 (11.76%) Neo4j
7 3 (8.82%) Big Data
7 3 (8.82%) MySQL
8 2 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (5.88%) Redis
9 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Git (software)
2 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
3 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
4 5 (14.71%) JIRA
4 5 (14.71%) Selenium
5 4 (11.76%) CircleCI
5 4 (11.76%) JMeter
6 3 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (8.82%) JUnit
7 2 (5.88%) HP UFT
7 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
7 2 (5.88%) Robot Framework
8 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.94%) webpack
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) QA Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Web Services
2 4 (11.76%) HTML
2 4 (11.76%) REST
3 3 (8.82%) Middleware
4 2 (5.88%) Angular 2
4 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) J2EE
4 2 (5.88%) Java EE
4 2 (5.88%) JDBC
4 2 (5.88%) JTA
4 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (5.88%) RESTful
4 2 (5.88%) Sass
4 2 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.94%) Apache NiFi
5 1 (2.94%) beanstalkd
5 1 (2.94%) Caffe
5 1 (2.94%) Keras
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) Mainframe
3 4 (11.76%) User Experience
4 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.94%) LPAR
5 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Robotics
5 1 (2.94%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Unix
4 2 (5.88%) FreeRTOS
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Android
5 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.94%) CentOS
5 1 (2.94%) Debian
5 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) DevOps
2 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
6 7 (20.59%) Scrum
6 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
7 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (17.65%) OO
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (14.71%) Epics
8 5 (14.71%) Task Automation
9 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure as Code
9 4 (11.76%) SDET
10 3 (8.82%) ETL
10 3 (8.82%) Microservices
10 3 (8.82%) User Stories
11 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
11 2 (5.88%) Six Sigma
11 2 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Python
2 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 10 (29.41%) C#
3 10 (29.41%) Java
4 9 (26.47%) C++
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) C
6 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 6 (17.65%) Perl
6 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
7 4 (11.76%) PHP
7 4 (11.76%) VB
8 3 (8.82%) COBOL
8 3 (8.82%) JCL
9 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
9 2 (5.88%) Embedded C++
9 2 (5.88%) Ruby
9 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.94%) PL/1
10 1 (2.94%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ISEB
1 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (2.94%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PhD
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Docker
2 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) RACF
4 2 (5.88%) ACF2
4 2 (5.88%) Firmware
5 1 (2.94%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (2.94%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) Kubernetes
2 4 (11.76%) Ansible
2 4 (11.76%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.94%) Ambari
3 1 (2.94%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) SELinux
3 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) HP
2 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) Rollbar