Period
to 23 April 2021

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 23 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 278 371 376
Rank change year-on-year +93 +5 +27
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 90 79 134
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.71% 0.40% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.86% 1.11% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 50 70 99
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,125 £33,750
25th Percentile £27,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -29.17% +20.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £57,500 £72,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £82,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 4,850 7,141 9,909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.06% 36.54% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3,383 5,749 7,659
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,950 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,700
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.64% +4.76% +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 23 April 2021.

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 23 April 2021. 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
Hampshire +77 47 £39,500 -21.00% 5
Thames Valley +51 21 £57,500 +2.68% 13
Surrey +20 20 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +30 10 - - 2
Berkshire +33 9 £57,500 -4.17% 9
Oxfordshire +23 2 £50,000 -23.08% 2
West Sussex - 1 £72,500 - 1
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, 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 85 (94.44%) Linux
2 46 (51.11%) Python
3 37 (41.11%) Degree
3 37 (41.11%) Computer Science
4 33 (36.67%) Unix
4 33 (36.67%) Apache
4 33 (36.67%) DevOps
5 32 (35.56%) Software Engineering
6 28 (31.11%) Windows
7 27 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 26 (28.89%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (28.89%) VMware
8 26 (28.89%) Git (software)
9 25 (27.78%) AWS
9 25 (27.78%) Java
9 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
10 24 (26.67%) RESTful
11 23 (25.56%) PowerShell
11 23 (25.56%) Ansible
12 22 (24.44%) CSS
12 22 (24.44%) Finance
12 22 (24.44%) Law
12 22 (24.44%) Validation
13 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (21.11%) JavaScript
14 19 (21.11%) Microservices
15 18 (20.00%) AngularJS
15 18 (20.00%) Banking
15 18 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (18.89%) Node.js

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 33 (36.67%) Apache
2 14 (15.56%) Apache Spark
2 14 (15.56%) IIS
3 13 (14.44%) GemFire
4 5 (5.56%) nginx
5 4 (4.44%) CMS
5 4 (4.44%) EPiServer
5 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.44%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (27.78%) AWS
2 13 (14.44%) GitHub
3 10 (11.11%) Azure
4 9 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (10.00%) Amazon EKS
4 9 (10.00%) Amazon S3
4 9 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (10.00%) Serverless
4 9 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 7 (7.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (5.56%) GCP
7 4 (4.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (4.44%) Amazon ECS
7 4 (4.44%) Route 53
8 1 (1.11%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.67%) Firewall
2 9 (10.00%) VPN
3 7 (7.78%) DNS
4 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.56%) DHCP
6 4 (4.44%) NAS
6 4 (4.44%) SAN
7 2 (2.22%) Internet
8 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.11%) Network Security
8 1 (1.11%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.11%) WAN
8 1 (1.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.89%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 15 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 14 (15.56%) Redis
5 13 (14.44%) HBase
5 13 (14.44%) MariaDB
6 10 (11.11%) MySQL
7 9 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (8.89%) Big Data
9 7 (7.78%) Oracle Database
10 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
11 3 (3.33%) ObjectStore
12 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (2.22%) UniData
13 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
13 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
13 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 26 (28.89%) Git (software)
3 16 (17.78%) Sonatype Nexus
4 13 (14.44%) Cucumber
4 13 (14.44%) Cypress.io
4 13 (14.44%) Eclipse
4 13 (14.44%) Gradle
4 13 (14.44%) IntelliJ
4 13 (14.44%) JUnit
4 13 (14.44%) Mockito
4 13 (14.44%) Protractor
4 13 (14.44%) Storybook
5 5 (5.56%) GitLab
5 5 (5.56%) Metasploit
6 4 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (4.44%) SonarQube
6 4 (4.44%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.44%) Vagrant
7 3 (3.33%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (24.44%) Finance
1 22 (24.44%) Law
2 18 (20.00%) Banking
3 7 (7.78%) Public Sector
4 4 (4.44%) Legal
4 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.33%) Electronics
5 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (22.22%) Developer
2 12 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (12.22%) Software Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Graduate
5 8 (8.89%) Lead DevOps
5 8 (8.89%) LIMS Developer
5 8 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.78%) Administrator
6 7 (7.78%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (7.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
6 7 (7.78%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (7.78%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.67%) RESTful
2 22 (24.44%) CSS
3 18 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 17 (18.89%) Node.js
5 15 (16.67%) HTML
6 14 (15.56%) JSON
6 14 (15.56%) Kafka
6 14 (15.56%) React
7 13 (14.44%) Express
7 13 (14.44%) Redux
7 13 (14.44%) Spark Streaming
7 13 (14.44%) Spring
7 13 (14.44%) Tailwind CSS
7 13 (14.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (14.44%) WireMock
8 11 (12.22%) HTML5
9 10 (11.11%) .NET
10 9 (10.00%) LAMP
11 8 (8.89%) Java EE
12 6 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (12.22%) LIMS
3 10 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.67%) User Experience
5 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (4.44%) Cybercrime
7 3 (3.33%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (1.11%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.11%) Organisational Skills
Operating Systems
1 85 (94.44%) Linux
2 33 (36.67%) Unix
3 28 (31.11%) Windows
4 14 (15.56%) Windows Server
5 10 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (8.89%) Ubuntu
8 6 (6.67%) CentOS
9 5 (5.56%) Kali Linux
9 5 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (3.33%) VMS
12 2 (2.22%) AIX
12 2 (2.22%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (2.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.11%) Computer Science
2 33 (36.67%) DevOps
3 32 (35.56%) Software Engineering
4 22 (24.44%) Validation
5 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (21.11%) Microservices
7 14 (15.56%) Scrum
8 13 (14.44%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 13 (14.44%) Digital Banking
9 11 (12.22%) Information Management
9 11 (12.22%) Web Development
10 10 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (11.11%) Kanban
11 9 (10.00%) Business Analysis
11 9 (10.00%) Configuration Management
11 9 (10.00%) Data Validation
11 9 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 9 (10.00%) Machine Learning
11 9 (10.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 9 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.11%) Python
2 25 (27.78%) Java
3 23 (25.56%) PowerShell
4 19 (21.11%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.78%) Shell Script
6 15 (16.67%) SQL
7 13 (14.44%) Bash Shell
7 13 (14.44%) Groovy
8 10 (11.11%) Ruby
9 9 (10.00%) R
10 5 (5.56%) C#
10 5 (5.56%) Perl
10 5 (5.56%) PHP
11 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.11%) C++
12 1 (1.11%) ES6
12 1 (1.11%) Scala
12 1 (1.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (41.11%) Degree
2 13 (14.44%) OCP
2 13 (14.44%) Oracle Certification
3 11 (12.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.33%) AWS Certification
6 3 (3.33%) CSPO
6 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.33%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (2.22%) ISEB
7 2 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.11%) CCNA
8 1 (1.11%) CCNP
8 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.11%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (15.56%) Hyper-V
3 13 (14.44%) HDFS
4 11 (12.22%) Docker
5 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
6 3 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (3.33%) vSphere
7 2 (2.22%) PowerHA
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (25.56%) Ansible
2 14 (15.56%) Terraform
3 11 (12.22%) Kubernetes
4 6 (6.67%) Nessus
5 5 (5.56%) Nmap
6 4 (4.44%) NetBackup
7 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.33%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.11%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (1.11%) HP ALM
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 26 (28.89%) VMware
2 13 (14.44%) Okta
2 13 (14.44%) Red Hat
3 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.78%) IBM
4 7 (7.78%) Oracle
5 5 (5.56%) Cisco
5 5 (5.56%) Qualys
6 4 (4.44%) EMC
6 4 (4.44%) Sybase
7 3 (3.33%) Brocade
7 3 (3.33%) Google
7 3 (3.33%) Isilon
7 3 (3.33%) NetApp
7 3 (3.33%) SAP
8 2 (2.22%) Dell
9 1 (1.11%) HP
9 1 (1.11%) Micro Focus