Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 380 379 417
Rank change year-on-year -1 +38 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 142 180 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 0.60% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 1.66% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 104 154 93
South East median annual salary £50,000 £56,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +25.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,550 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,875 £77,625 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -5.26%

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 9,653 10,867 10,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.45% 35.98% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7,266 8,721 8,486
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,925 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.77% +3.00% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +57 67 £50,000 -6.54% 11
Berkshire +46 54 £56,250 +7.14% 2
Surrey +10 34 £60,000 -10.45% 9
Hampshire -23 19 £38,500 -38.40% 6
Oxfordshire +36 12 £45,000 -15.89% 6
Kent +11 10 £48,750 -7.14% 2
East Sussex +1 5 £40,000 -
Middlesex - 5 £60,000 -
West Sussex -4 2 £37,250 -37.92% 2
Buckinghamshire +10 1 £47,000 +25.67% 3
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 126 (88.73%) Linux
2 71 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 65 (45.77%) DevOps
4 59 (41.55%) Python
5 58 (40.85%) Bash Shell
6 55 (38.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 55 (38.73%) Docker
7 52 (36.62%) Kubernetes
8 50 (35.21%) Jenkins
8 50 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (33.80%) Amazon AWS
10 47 (33.10%) Windows
11 43 (30.28%) Configuration Management
12 42 (29.58%) VMware
12 42 (29.58%) Windows Server
13 39 (27.46%) Security Cleared
14 38 (26.76%) Ansible
15 37 (26.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 33 (23.24%) Firewall
16 33 (23.24%) Unix
17 31 (21.83%) WebLogic
18 30 (21.13%) JavaScript
18 30 (21.13%) Active Directory
19 28 (19.72%) SQL
19 28 (19.72%) PowerShell
19 28 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
19 28 (19.72%) Ubuntu
19 28 (19.72%) JSON
20 26 (18.31%) SC Cleared
20 26 (18.31%) Coaching

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 31 (21.83%) WebLogic
2 24 (16.90%) IIS
3 19 (13.38%) SharePoint
3 19 (13.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (5.63%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.11%) Apache
6 3 (2.11%) JBoss
7 2 (1.41%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.41%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.70%) CMS
8 1 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 55 (38.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (33.80%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (13.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (7.75%) SaaS
5 7 (4.93%) npm
6 6 (4.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (3.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (3.52%) Datadog
7 5 (3.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (3.52%) OpenShift
8 4 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (2.11%) GitHub
10 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 33 (23.24%) Firewall
2 25 (17.61%) VPN
3 23 (16.20%) Internet
4 19 (13.38%) TCP/IP
5 17 (11.97%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (9.86%) SSH
7 13 (9.15%) DHCP
7 13 (9.15%) DNS
8 9 (6.34%) Wireshark
9 7 (4.93%) HTTP
10 6 (4.23%) Network Security
11 5 (3.52%) SMTP
11 5 (3.52%) SSL
12 1 (0.70%) RTP
12 1 (0.70%) VoIP
12 1 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.08%) MySQL
2 19 (13.38%) Azure SQL Database
2 19 (13.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 19 (13.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (13.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (10.56%) MongoDB
4 13 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (6.34%) Redis
6 8 (5.63%) Big Data
6 8 (5.63%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.23%) MariaDB
7 6 (4.23%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.52%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.41%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.70%) HBase
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 71 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 50 (35.21%) Jenkins
3 37 (26.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (13.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (13.38%) Visual Studio
4 19 (13.38%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (4.23%) Chocolatey
5 6 (4.23%) PHPUnit
5 6 (4.23%) Robot Framework
5 6 (4.23%) Selenium
5 6 (4.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (3.52%) SoapUI
6 5 (3.52%) Travis CI
6 5 (3.52%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.82%) webpack
8 2 (1.41%) CircleCI
8 2 (1.41%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.41%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.41%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.41%) YourKit
General
1 23 (16.20%) Finance
2 5 (3.52%) Retail
3 4 (2.82%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (32.39%) Developer
2 36 (25.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (14.79%) Cloud Engineer
4 20 (14.08%) DevOps Developer
5 16 (11.27%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (11.27%) NOC Engineer
6 15 (10.56%) VMware Engineer
7 14 (9.86%) PHP Developer
8 11 (7.75%) Cisco Engineer
9 10 (7.04%) Administrator
9 10 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (5.63%) Applications Support
10 8 (5.63%) Operations Engineer
10 8 (5.63%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (4.93%) Applications Engineer
11 7 (4.93%) Applications Support Engineer
11 7 (4.93%) CloudOps Engineer
11 7 (4.93%) Senior DevOps
11 7 (4.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.72%) JSON
2 21 (14.79%) .NET
3 19 (13.38%) X-Windows
4 17 (11.97%) CSS
5 16 (11.27%) HTML
6 10 (7.04%) Elastic Stack
6 10 (7.04%) HTML5
6 10 (7.04%) Node.js
7 9 (6.34%) LESS
7 9 (6.34%) Sass
8 8 (5.63%) SOAP
9 7 (4.93%) Laravel
9 7 (4.93%) REST
10 6 (4.23%) Apache NiFi
10 6 (4.23%) jQuery
10 6 (4.23%) React
10 6 (4.23%) Symfony
10 6 (4.23%) XML
11 5 (3.52%) Doctrine
11 5 (3.52%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.90%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (11.97%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 13 (9.15%) Public Cloud
5 12 (8.45%) Data Centre
6 9 (6.34%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.23%) User Experience
8 3 (2.11%) Replication
9 2 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.70%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 126 (88.73%) Linux
2 47 (33.10%) Windows
3 42 (29.58%) Windows Server
4 33 (23.24%) Unix
5 28 (19.72%) Ubuntu
5 28 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (15.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (13.38%) Windows 10
7 19 (13.38%) Windows 7
7 19 (13.38%) Windows 8
8 18 (12.68%) CentOS
9 15 (10.56%) Debian
10 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (3.52%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (45.77%) DevOps
2 50 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (30.28%) Configuration Management
4 26 (18.31%) Coaching
5 24 (16.90%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (16.90%) SDLC
6 22 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (15.49%) Logistics
7 20 (14.08%) ITIL
8 17 (11.97%) TDD
9 15 (10.56%) Infrastructure as Code
10 14 (9.86%) Computer Science
11 12 (8.45%) Test Automation
12 11 (7.75%) OO
12 11 (7.75%) Software Engineering
13 10 (7.04%) Scrum
13 10 (7.04%) Web Development
14 9 (6.34%) Continuous Deployment
14 9 (6.34%) Open Source
15 8 (5.63%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 59 (41.55%) Python
2 58 (40.85%) Bash Shell
3 30 (21.13%) JavaScript
4 28 (19.72%) PowerShell
4 28 (19.72%) SQL
5 20 (14.08%) C#
5 20 (14.08%) Java
6 16 (11.27%) PHP
7 13 (9.15%) Ruby
8 12 (8.45%) C++
9 9 (6.34%) Perl
10 5 (3.52%) ES6
10 5 (3.52%) JSX
10 5 (3.52%) PHP 7
11 2 (1.41%) C
11 2 (1.41%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 39 (27.46%) Security Cleared
2 26 (18.31%) SC Cleared
3 21 (14.79%) Degree
4 16 (11.27%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (8.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (3.52%) ISEB
6 5 (3.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) QA
2 5 (3.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 55 (38.73%) Docker
2 30 (21.13%) Active Directory
3 25 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (16.90%) Hyper-V
5 19 (13.38%) LXC
6 17 (11.97%) vCloud
6 17 (11.97%) VMware NSX
6 17 (11.97%) vSphere
7 7 (4.93%) iptables
8 5 (3.52%) NFS
8 5 (3.52%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (3.52%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 52 (36.62%) Kubernetes
2 38 (26.76%) Ansible
3 13 (9.15%) Puppet
4 10 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (5.63%) Terraform
6 7 (4.93%) SELinux
7 6 (4.23%) Ambari
7 6 (4.23%) Nagios
8 5 (3.52%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (3.52%) Packer
9 3 (2.11%) Capistrano
9 3 (2.11%) Icinga
10 1 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.70%) Kibana
10 1 (0.70%) logstash
10 1 (0.70%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 42 (29.58%) VMware
2 25 (17.61%) Cisco
3 12 (8.45%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.34%) New Relic
5 8 (5.63%) Oracle
6 7 (4.93%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.52%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 5 (3.52%) Google
7 5 (3.52%) Splunk
8 3 (2.11%) CommVault
8 3 (2.11%) F5
8 3 (2.11%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.41%) Percona
10 1 (0.70%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.70%) CA
10 1 (0.70%) IBM
10 1 (0.70%) Moogsoft
10 1 (0.70%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.70%) Sun