Period
to 3 April 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 3 April 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
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 368 384 397
Rank change year-on-year +16 +13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 91 140 158
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.53% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 1.45% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 87 109 152
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +17.65%

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 7,485 9,675 11,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.26% 36.40% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5,881 7,419 9,059
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,050
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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 3 April 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 3 April 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 +14 36 £56,000 +1.82% 16
Surrey +25 30 £60,000 - 3
Berkshire +6 18 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Hampshire +20 12 £50,000 +29.87% 3
Kent +19 10 £35,000 - 6
Buckinghamshire +32 9 £50,000 +33.33%
Oxfordshire +23 9 £65,000 +8.33% 10
East Sussex +6 3 £43,750 -4.89% 1
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 3 April 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 81 (89.01%) Linux
2 54 (59.34%) Git (software)
3 51 (56.04%) Python
4 37 (40.66%) Bash Shell
5 36 (39.56%) Java
6 35 (38.46%) Docker
7 32 (35.16%) Windows
8 27 (29.67%) Azure
8 27 (29.67%) AWS
9 26 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 26 (28.57%) Jenkins
9 26 (28.57%) User Experience
10 25 (27.47%) SQL
11 24 (26.37%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (25.27%) Perl
12 23 (25.27%) C++
12 23 (25.27%) Test Automation
13 22 (24.18%) Degree
13 22 (24.18%) MySQL
13 22 (24.18%) Apache
13 22 (24.18%) DevOps
14 21 (23.08%) OO
14 21 (23.08%) HTML
14 21 (23.08%) CSS
15 20 (21.98%) C#
15 20 (21.98%) Scrum
16 19 (20.88%) PHP
16 19 (20.88%) JavaScript
16 19 (20.88%) Test Scripting
16 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development

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 22 (24.18%) Apache
2 17 (18.68%) CICS
3 15 (16.48%) WebSphere
4 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (10.99%) MS Exchange
5 9 (9.89%) IIS
6 8 (8.79%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (7.69%) JBoss
8 6 (6.59%) WebLogic
9 5 (5.49%) Tomcat
10 4 (4.40%) OpenStack
11 3 (3.30%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
12 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (2.20%) Avid Media Composer
1 2 (2.20%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (29.67%) AWS
1 27 (29.67%) Azure
2 11 (12.09%) GitHub
3 10 (10.99%) Amazon S3
4 8 (8.79%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (8.79%) DigitalOcean
4 8 (8.79%) npm
5 5 (5.49%) GCP
6 4 (4.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (3.30%) SaaS
8 2 (2.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.10%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.10%) IaaS
9 1 (1.10%) Route 53
9 1 (1.10%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.78%) Firewall
2 16 (17.58%) DHCP
2 16 (17.58%) DNS
3 13 (14.29%) VPN
4 12 (13.19%) TCP/IP
5 10 (10.99%) SSH
6 9 (9.89%) Internet
7 6 (6.59%) SMTP
7 6 (6.59%) SSL
8 5 (5.49%) HTTP
9 3 (3.30%) Network Security
10 2 (2.20%) 2G
10 2 (2.20%) 3G
10 2 (2.20%) 4G
10 2 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.20%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 2 (2.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (24.18%) MySQL
3 16 (17.58%) DB2
4 15 (16.48%) SQL Server
5 10 (10.99%) Redis
6 4 (4.40%) Neo4j
7 3 (3.30%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.30%) Big Data
7 3 (3.30%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.30%) InfluxDB
7 3 (3.30%) MariaDB
7 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (2.20%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (2.20%) Parquet
8 2 (2.20%) RavenDB
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 54 (59.34%) Git (software)
2 26 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 18 (19.78%) Selenium
4 17 (18.68%) JIRA
5 14 (15.38%) JMeter
6 12 (13.19%) HP UFT
6 12 (13.19%) JUnit
6 12 (13.19%) LoadRunner
7 8 (8.79%) webpack
8 5 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (4.40%) CircleCI
9 4 (4.40%) Robot Framework
9 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.20%) Chocolatey
10 2 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (1.10%) Bitbucket
General
1 13 (14.29%) Public Sector
2 10 (10.99%) Legal
3 9 (9.89%) Retail
4 7 (7.69%) Finance
5 4 (4.40%) Marketing
6 3 (3.30%) Electronics
6 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.20%) Advertising
8 1 (1.10%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 27 (29.67%) Developer
2 17 (18.68%) PHP Developer
3 12 (13.19%) Automation Engineer
3 12 (13.19%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Administrator
4 11 (12.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (9.89%) Analyst
5 9 (9.89%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 8 (8.79%) QA Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Lead Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Mainframe Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Mainframe Test Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) JIRA Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) QA Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.08%) CSS
1 21 (23.08%) HTML
2 18 (19.78%) REST
3 16 (17.58%) AngularJS
3 16 (17.58%) HTML5
4 15 (16.48%) jQuery
4 15 (16.48%) Laravel
5 13 (14.29%) Angular 2
5 13 (14.29%) LAMP
5 13 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
5 13 (14.29%) Sass
6 12 (13.19%) LAPP Stack
6 12 (13.19%) WebSphere MQ
7 11 (12.09%) JSON
8 8 (8.79%) beanstalkd
8 8 (8.79%) CSS3
8 8 (8.79%) Node.js
8 8 (8.79%) RESTful
8 8 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.57%) User Experience
2 17 (18.68%) Mainframe
3 12 (13.19%) IBM Mainframe
3 12 (13.19%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (9.89%) Public Cloud
5 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.20%) Clustering
6 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.20%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.20%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (2.20%) Wiki
7 1 (1.10%) LPAR
7 1 (1.10%) PKI
7 1 (1.10%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 81 (89.01%) Linux
2 32 (35.16%) Windows
3 19 (20.88%) Windows Server
4 18 (19.78%) Ubuntu
5 15 (16.48%) Unix
6 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (9.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (8.79%) Android
8 8 (8.79%) Apple iOS
8 8 (8.79%) CentOS
8 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (6.59%) Debian
10 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.30%) Windows 10
11 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
12 2 (2.20%) CoreOS
12 2 (2.20%) FreeRTOS
12 2 (2.20%) Gentoo
12 2 (2.20%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 23 (25.27%) Test Automation
3 22 (24.18%) DevOps
4 21 (23.08%) OO
5 20 (21.98%) Scrum
6 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (20.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (20.88%) Test Scripting
7 17 (18.68%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (18.68%) Epics
7 17 (18.68%) Task Automation
8 16 (17.58%) Computer Science
9 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 13 (14.29%) Six Sigma
10 11 (12.09%) Infrastructure as Code
11 10 (10.99%) Configuration Management
11 10 (10.99%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (9.89%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (9.89%) Web Development
13 8 (8.79%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 51 (56.04%) Python
2 37 (40.66%) Bash Shell
3 36 (39.56%) Java
4 25 (27.47%) SQL
5 23 (25.27%) C++
5 23 (25.27%) Perl
6 20 (21.98%) C#
7 19 (20.88%) JavaScript
7 19 (20.88%) PHP
8 18 (19.78%) C
9 16 (17.58%) VB
10 15 (16.48%) PowerShell
11 14 (15.38%) COBOL
12 12 (13.19%) PL/1
13 11 (12.09%) Assembly Language
13 11 (12.09%) REXX
14 9 (9.89%) PHP 5
14 9 (9.89%) Ruby
15 5 (5.49%) ES6
15 5 (5.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (24.18%) Degree
2 16 (17.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (14.29%) ISEB
3 13 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 13 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 13 (14.29%) PMP
3 13 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) QA
2 7 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (38.46%) Docker
2 18 (19.78%) Active Directory
3 14 (15.38%) RACF
4 13 (14.29%) ACF2
5 8 (8.79%) NFS
6 2 (2.20%) Firmware
6 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.20%) LXC
6 2 (2.20%) vCloud
6 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.20%) VMware NSX
6 2 (2.20%) vSphere
7 1 (1.10%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (1.10%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 19 (20.88%) Kubernetes
2 14 (15.38%) Ansible
3 11 (12.09%) Puppet
4 6 (6.59%) Terraform
5 5 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.40%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (3.30%) Ambari
7 3 (3.30%) Kibana
7 3 (3.30%) logstash
7 3 (3.30%) SELinux
8 2 (2.20%) Icinga
Vendors
1 13 (14.29%) IBM
2 12 (13.19%) Cisco
2 12 (13.19%) HP
3 11 (12.09%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.79%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.79%) Rollbar
5 7 (7.69%) Oracle
6 4 (4.40%) Google
6 4 (4.40%) VMware
7 3 (3.30%) SAP
8 2 (2.20%) Adobe
8 2 (2.20%) Apple
8 2 (2.20%) Avid
8 2 (2.20%) CommVault
8 2 (2.20%) F5
9 1 (1.10%) Remedy