Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 367 416 398
Rank change year-on-year +49 -18 +56
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 181 130 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.43% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.49% 1.12% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 155 95 206
South East median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,250 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +5.56%

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 12,122 11,623 15,980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.13% 38.86% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9,889 9,566 13,257
South East median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -10 57 £53,500 +7.00% 11
Surrey +40 51 £67,000 +41.05% 8
Hampshire +12 50 £62,500 +81.16% 8
Berkshire -7 30 £52,500 +2.44% 7
Oxfordshire -15 20 £53,500 +45.58% 2
East Sussex -10 15 £40,000 -11.11%
Buckinghamshire +3 7 £37,400 -32.00% 2
Kent +18 6 £52,500 +60.31%
West Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 175 (96.69%) Linux
2 92 (50.83%) JavaScript
3 75 (41.44%) Git (software)
4 62 (34.25%) MySQL
5 60 (33.15%) CSS
5 60 (33.15%) Windows
6 59 (32.60%) HTML
7 58 (32.04%) Python
8 55 (30.39%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (27.62%) SQL
10 47 (25.97%) HTML5
11 45 (24.86%) Amazon AWS
12 44 (24.31%) Jenkins
12 44 (24.31%) Problem-Solving
13 42 (23.20%) Java
14 41 (22.65%) Node.js
15 39 (21.55%) CentOS
15 39 (21.55%) Unix
16 38 (20.99%) Test Automation
17 37 (20.44%) Mocha
17 37 (20.44%) Ubuntu
18 36 (19.89%) ES6
19 35 (19.34%) DevOps
19 35 (19.34%) Bash Shell
19 35 (19.34%) Microsoft
20 34 (18.78%) Vagrant
20 34 (18.78%) AngularJS
21 33 (18.23%) Docker
21 33 (18.23%) Continuous Integration
22 32 (17.68%) jQuery

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 14 (7.73%) Confluence
2 12 (6.63%) Apache
3 7 (3.87%) CMS
4 5 (2.76%) nginx
5 4 (2.21%) IIS
5 4 (2.21%) WordPress
6 3 (1.66%) CICS
6 3 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.66%) SAS
6 3 (1.66%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.55%) JBoss
8 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (3.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.21%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 45 (24.86%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (11.60%) npm
3 13 (7.18%) GitHub
4 11 (6.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (4.97%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (3.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 6 (3.31%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (3.31%) Datadog
7 4 (2.21%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.21%) Firebase
8 3 (1.66%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.66%) Serverless
9 2 (1.10%) G Suite
9 2 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.55%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.60%) Firewall
2 17 (9.39%) HTTP
3 15 (8.29%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (8.29%) VPN
4 14 (7.73%) DNS
5 9 (4.97%) SSH
5 9 (4.97%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.42%) BGP
6 8 (4.42%) OSPF
6 8 (4.42%) WAN
7 7 (3.87%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (3.87%) VoIP
8 5 (2.76%) MPLS
9 4 (2.21%) NAS
9 4 (2.21%) SAN
9 4 (2.21%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (2.21%) VLAN
10 3 (1.66%) H.323
10 3 (1.66%) Internet
10 3 (1.66%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (34.25%) MySQL
2 29 (16.02%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.97%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (4.97%) Hadoop
3 9 (4.97%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.97%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.42%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.31%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.31%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.76%) MariaDB
7 4 (2.21%) GIS
7 4 (2.21%) Redis
8 3 (1.66%) Big Data
8 3 (1.66%) DB2
9 2 (1.10%) SQLite
10 1 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 75 (41.44%) Git (software)
2 44 (24.31%) Jenkins
3 37 (20.44%) Mocha
4 34 (18.78%) Vagrant
5 27 (14.92%) gulp
6 21 (11.60%) Bower
7 19 (10.50%) Cucumber
7 19 (10.50%) JIRA
8 15 (8.29%) Jasmine
9 14 (7.73%) Subversion
10 13 (7.18%) Travis CI
11 11 (6.08%) Bitbucket
11 11 (6.08%) Selenium
12 8 (4.42%) CircleCI
12 8 (4.42%) JUnit
12 8 (4.42%) Protractor
13 7 (3.87%) JMeter
13 7 (3.87%) PHPUnit
14 5 (2.76%) TestNG
14 5 (2.76%) webpack
General
1 30 (16.57%) Finance
2 5 (2.76%) Games
2 5 (2.76%) Retail
2 5 (2.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.66%) Banking
3 3 (1.66%) Marketing
4 1 (0.55%) Automotive
4 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (36.46%) Developer
2 24 (13.26%) Node.js Developer
3 23 (12.71%) Cloud Specialist
3 23 (12.71%) Linux Specialist
3 23 (12.71%) Senior Developer
4 18 (9.94%) Analyst
5 13 (7.18%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 13 (7.18%) Senior Linux Specialist
6 11 (6.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (6.08%) Web Developer
7 10 (5.52%) Network Engineer
7 10 (5.52%) NOC Engineer
7 10 (5.52%) PHP Developer
7 10 (5.52%) QA Engineer
7 10 (5.52%) Test Analyst
8 9 (4.97%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (4.97%) Test Engineer
9 8 (4.42%) Junior
9 8 (4.42%) Junior Developer
9 8 (4.42%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (33.15%) CSS
2 59 (32.60%) HTML
3 47 (25.97%) HTML5
4 41 (22.65%) Node.js
5 34 (18.78%) AngularJS
6 32 (17.68%) jQuery
7 29 (16.02%) CSS3
8 26 (14.36%) Vue.js
9 21 (11.60%) AVA JavaScript Test Runner
10 20 (11.05%) REST
11 16 (8.84%) Chai
12 15 (8.29%) Ajax
12 15 (8.29%) Sass
12 15 (8.29%) Web Services
13 14 (7.73%) React
14 13 (7.18%) LESS
14 13 (7.18%) XML
15 12 (6.63%) SOAP
16 11 (6.08%) JSON
17 10 (5.52%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.81%) User Experience
2 24 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (13.26%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (5.52%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.52%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.42%) Replication
5 7 (3.87%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 6 (3.31%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.21%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.66%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.66%) EMC VMAX
8 3 (1.66%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.66%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (1.66%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.66%) Marketing Technology
9 2 (1.10%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 175 (96.69%) Linux
2 60 (33.15%) Windows
3 39 (21.55%) CentOS
3 39 (21.55%) Unix
4 37 (20.44%) Ubuntu
5 16 (8.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (7.18%) Debian
7 9 (4.97%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.76%) Android
8 5 (2.76%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.66%) AIX
9 3 (1.66%) DC/OS
9 3 (1.66%) Solaris
9 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.10%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (30.39%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (24.31%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (20.99%) Test Automation
4 35 (19.34%) DevOps
5 33 (18.23%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (17.68%) OOP
7 31 (17.13%) Web Development
8 27 (14.92%) Scrum
9 23 (12.71%) Cloud Operations
9 23 (12.71%) Incident Management
9 23 (12.71%) ITSM
9 23 (12.71%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 21 (11.60%) CRM
11 20 (11.05%) Open Source
12 19 (10.50%) SDLC
13 18 (9.94%) ITIL
14 17 (9.39%) Kanban
15 16 (8.84%) OO
16 15 (8.29%) Acceptance Criteria
16 15 (8.29%) Component Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (50.83%) JavaScript
2 58 (32.04%) Python
3 50 (27.62%) SQL
4 42 (23.20%) Java
5 36 (19.89%) ES6
6 35 (19.34%) Bash Shell
7 22 (12.15%) PHP
8 12 (6.63%) ES7
8 12 (6.63%) Perl
9 10 (5.52%) Ruby
9 10 (5.52%) Shell Script
9 10 (5.52%) TypeScript
10 8 (4.42%) Clojure
10 8 (4.42%) Haskell
10 8 (4.42%) Lisp
11 6 (3.31%) C#
12 5 (2.76%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.21%) C
13 4 (2.21%) C++
14 3 (1.66%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 23 (12.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 23 (12.71%) RHCA
2 15 (8.29%) Degree
3 11 (6.08%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (6.08%) Security Cleared
4 10 (5.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (4.97%) ISEB
5 9 (4.97%) ISTQB
6 8 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.87%) CCNP
8 5 (2.76%) CCNA
9 4 (2.21%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.21%) PMI Certification
9 4 (2.21%) PMP
10 2 (1.10%) CEH
10 2 (1.10%) GIAC
10 2 (1.10%) OSCP
10 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.29%) QA
2 8 (4.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.66%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (18.23%) Docker
2 11 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.52%) vSphere
4 8 (4.42%) Active Directory
5 7 (3.87%) vCloud
5 7 (3.87%) VirtualBox
5 7 (3.87%) VMware NSX
6 5 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.21%) ACF2
7 4 (2.21%) RACF
8 3 (1.66%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.55%) Firmware
9 1 (0.55%) iptables
9 1 (0.55%) KVM
9 1 (0.55%) LXC
9 1 (0.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (6.08%) Ansible
2 10 (5.52%) Puppet
3 7 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.87%) Terraform
4 6 (3.31%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.76%) HP ALM
5 5 (2.76%) Packer
6 4 (2.21%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.66%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.66%) OSSEC
7 3 (1.66%) vCenter Server
8 2 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.10%) Kibana
8 2 (1.10%) logstash
8 2 (1.10%) Nagios
8 2 (1.10%) Observium
9 1 (0.55%) Fail2ban
9 1 (0.55%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.55%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (19.34%) Microsoft
2 24 (13.26%) Red Hat
3 23 (12.71%) VMware
4 20 (11.05%) Cisco
5 17 (9.39%) Oracle
6 15 (8.29%) Google
7 10 (5.52%) Atlassian
8 7 (3.87%) HP
9 5 (2.76%) F5
9 5 (2.76%) TOWER Software
10 4 (2.21%) Apple
10 4 (2.21%) Civica
10 4 (2.21%) Perforce
11 3 (1.66%) Brocade
11 3 (1.66%) Dell
11 3 (1.66%) EMC
11 3 (1.66%) IBM
11 3 (1.66%) Sophos
11 3 (1.66%) Splunk
11 3 (1.66%) Sybase