Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 345 424 396
Rank change year-on-year +79 -28 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 170 128 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.41% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 1.15% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 148 113 141
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,350 £28,750
90th Percentile £74,000 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +14.13% +4.55% -2.22%

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 10,063 11,095 11,437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.59% 35.74% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7,888 8,974 9,217
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +49 73 £47,500 +5.56% 10
Berkshire +28 52 £47,500 - 5
Surrey +63 51 £68,000 +23.64% 8
Hampshire +35 36 £40,000 -15.79% 4
Oxfordshire +44 17 £40,000 +105.13% 5
East Sussex -2 5 £46,000 +15.00%
Buckinghamshire +13 4 £32,000 -1.54%
West Sussex -16 4 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Kent +19 1 - - 2
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 163 (95.88%) Linux
2 61 (35.88%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (34.12%) Git (software)
4 57 (33.53%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (32.35%) Windows
6 51 (30.00%) Python
7 48 (28.24%) JavaScript
8 45 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (25.88%) VMware
10 41 (24.12%) Bash Shell
10 41 (24.12%) DevOps
11 40 (23.53%) Unix
12 39 (22.94%) Jenkins
13 38 (22.35%) SQL
13 38 (22.35%) JSON
14 35 (20.59%) Scrum
15 34 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 33 (19.41%) SDLC
16 33 (19.41%) Java
17 32 (18.82%) Web Services
18 31 (18.24%) Data Centre
19 30 (17.65%) Docker
20 29 (17.06%) Microsoft Azure
21 28 (16.47%) CSS
21 28 (16.47%) HTML
22 27 (15.88%) Configuration Management
22 27 (15.88%) Degree
23 26 (15.29%) Firewall
23 26 (15.29%) Management Information System
23 26 (15.29%) Windows Server

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 (12.35%) IIS
2 20 (11.76%) Apache
3 16 (9.41%) SharePoint
3 16 (9.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (7.06%) Apache Spark
4 12 (7.06%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (5.88%) CMS
6 9 (5.29%) Drupal
7 8 (4.71%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (4.71%) nginx
8 7 (4.12%) JBoss
9 5 (2.94%) Apache Solr
10 4 (2.35%) Confluence
10 4 (2.35%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.76%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.76%) WordPress
12 2 (1.18%) GemFire
12 2 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (0.59%) LiveLink
13 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (7.65%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (2.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.18%) Inkscape
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.59%) InDesign
4 1 (0.59%) InVision
4 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 61 (35.88%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (17.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (11.18%) GitHub
4 16 (9.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (6.47%) npm
6 8 (4.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 8 (4.71%) SaaS
7 5 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.76%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.76%) Datadog
8 3 (1.76%) G Suite
9 2 (1.18%) Office 365
9 2 (1.18%) PaaS
10 1 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.59%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.29%) Firewall
2 18 (10.59%) Internet
2 18 (10.59%) SSH
3 17 (10.00%) VPN
4 16 (9.41%) WAN
5 15 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (8.82%) VoIP
6 14 (8.24%) DNS
7 10 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 10 (5.88%) Wireshark
8 9 (5.29%) BGP
8 9 (5.29%) HTTP
8 9 (5.29%) OSPF
9 8 (4.71%) LAN
9 8 (4.71%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (4.71%) Wireless
10 3 (1.76%) RTP
10 3 (1.76%) SSL
11 2 (1.18%) SAN
11 2 (1.18%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.12%) MySQL
2 19 (11.18%) Big Data
3 16 (9.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 16 (9.41%) MongoDB
3 16 (9.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (9.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (9.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (8.82%) Redis
5 10 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 9 (5.29%) Hadoop
6 9 (5.29%) Parquet
6 9 (5.29%) SQL Server
7 8 (4.71%) HBase
8 7 (4.12%) NoSQL
9 6 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (2.35%) Geospatial Data
11 4 (2.35%) MariaDB
12 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (34.12%) Git (software)
2 39 (22.94%) Jenkins
3 19 (11.18%) Visual Studio
4 16 (9.41%) Chocolatey
4 16 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (9.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 11 (6.47%) Gradle
5 11 (6.47%) Mocha
6 10 (5.88%) Selenium
7 8 (4.71%) Bitbucket
7 8 (4.71%) Grunt
7 8 (4.71%) JIRA
8 5 (2.94%) Subversion
8 5 (2.94%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.76%) Bower
9 3 (1.76%) gulp
9 3 (1.76%) JUnit
9 3 (1.76%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.18%) CMake
10 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (10.59%) Finance
2 13 (7.65%) Marketing
3 10 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.12%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.53%) Electronics
6 3 (1.76%) Advertising
6 3 (1.76%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.76%) Games
6 3 (1.76%) Legal
7 2 (1.18%) Automotive
8 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (25.88%) Developer
2 21 (12.35%) Cloud Engineer
3 15 (8.82%) Senior Developer
4 10 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 9 (5.29%) Cloud Specialist
5 9 (5.29%) Consultant
5 9 (5.29%) Linux Specialist
5 9 (5.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 9 (5.29%) Senior Linux Specialist
6 8 (4.71%) CloudOps Engineer
6 8 (4.71%) Java Developer
6 8 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (4.71%) Operations Engineer
7 7 (4.12%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (4.12%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (4.12%) PHP Developer
7 7 (4.12%) QA Engineer
7 7 (4.12%) Software Developer
7 7 (4.12%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.53%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.35%) JSON
2 32 (18.82%) Web Services
3 28 (16.47%) CSS
3 28 (16.47%) HTML
4 20 (11.76%) .NET
5 18 (10.59%) AngularJS
5 18 (10.59%) jQuery
6 17 (10.00%) HTML5
7 16 (9.41%) REST
7 16 (9.41%) X-Windows
8 14 (8.24%) Node.js
9 13 (7.65%) CSS3
9 13 (7.65%) Spring
10 12 (7.06%) Kafka
10 12 (7.06%) Middleware
11 11 (6.47%) React
11 11 (6.47%) SOAP
11 11 (6.47%) XML
12 10 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
13 9 (5.29%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.24%) Data Centre
2 26 (15.29%) Management Information System
3 19 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (10.59%) Public Cloud
5 12 (7.06%) User Experience
6 8 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.71%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (4.71%) Virtual Team
7 7 (4.12%) Replication
8 6 (3.53%) EPoS
8 6 (3.53%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 3 (1.76%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.76%) Reinsurance
10 3 (1.76%) Tandem
11 2 (1.18%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.18%) Robotics
11 2 (1.18%) Vector Graphics
12 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.59%) Industrial Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 163 (95.88%) Linux
2 55 (32.35%) Windows
3 40 (23.53%) Unix
4 26 (15.29%) Windows Server
5 19 (11.18%) CentOS
6 18 (10.59%) Windows 10
6 18 (10.59%) Windows 7
6 18 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (9.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (9.41%) Windows 8
8 14 (8.24%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.35%) Debian
10 2 (1.18%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (33.53%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (24.12%) DevOps
4 35 (20.59%) Scrum
5 33 (19.41%) SDLC
6 27 (15.88%) Configuration Management
7 23 (13.53%) Cloud Operations
8 22 (12.94%) Mentoring
8 22 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (12.35%) OO
10 19 (11.18%) OOP
10 19 (11.18%) TDD
11 17 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
11 17 (10.00%) Kanban
12 15 (8.82%) Software Engineering
13 14 (8.24%) Computer Science
13 14 (8.24%) ITIL
13 14 (8.24%) Network Monitoring
14 13 (7.65%) Open Source
15 12 (7.06%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (30.00%) Python
2 48 (28.24%) JavaScript
3 41 (24.12%) Bash Shell
4 38 (22.35%) SQL
5 33 (19.41%) Java
6 25 (14.71%) Shell Script
7 23 (13.53%) C#
8 22 (12.94%) PowerShell
9 16 (9.41%) PHP
10 11 (6.47%) ES6
11 9 (5.29%) C
11 9 (5.29%) C++
12 6 (3.53%) Perl
13 3 (1.76%) Ruby
14 2 (1.18%) Go
14 2 (1.18%) Groovy
14 2 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (15.88%) Degree
2 18 (10.59%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.47%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.29%) RHCA
5 7 (4.12%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (3.53%) ISTQB
6 6 (3.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.18%) CCNA
8 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.18%) RHCE
8 2 (1.18%) RHCSA
8 2 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.59%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.53%) QA
2 3 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (17.65%) Docker
3 20 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 19 (11.18%) LXC
5 18 (10.59%) Hyper-V
6 11 (6.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 8 (4.71%) HDFS
7 8 (4.71%) KVM
8 6 (3.53%) iptables
8 6 (3.53%) pfSense
8 6 (3.53%) Xen
9 5 (2.94%) vCloud
9 5 (2.94%) VMware NSX
9 5 (2.94%) vSphere
10 2 (1.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (9.41%) Nagios
2 12 (7.06%) Kubernetes
2 12 (7.06%) Puppet
3 9 (5.29%) Ansible
3 9 (5.29%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (3.53%) Icinga
4 6 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.35%) Rundeck
6 3 (1.76%) Fail2ban
7 2 (1.18%) Capistrano
7 2 (1.18%) cPanel
7 2 (1.18%) Plesk
7 2 (1.18%) yum
7 2 (1.18%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.59%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.59%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.59%) Terraform
8 1 (0.59%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 44 (25.88%) VMware
2 20 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.41%) Cisco
4 15 (8.82%) Oracle
4 15 (8.82%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.71%) Arista
5 8 (4.71%) Aruba
5 8 (4.71%) CheckPoint
5 8 (4.71%) HP
5 8 (4.71%) Juniper
5 8 (4.71%) Palo Alto
6 6 (3.53%) SAP
6 6 (3.53%) SonicWALL
6 6 (3.53%) WatchGuard
7 3 (1.76%) Lets Encrypt
7 3 (1.76%) New Relic
7 3 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.76%) Xero
8 2 (1.18%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.18%) SolarWinds