Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Shell Script skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Shell Script over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 361 292 256
Rank change year-on-year -69 -36 +75
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 153 283 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.97% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 1.72% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 98 212 299
South East median annual salary £52,000 £51,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% +7.37% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £62,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% +2.86%

Shell Script is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 13,589 16,492 16,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 53.54% 56.65% 55.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11,710 14,311 14,023
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the South East

Shell Script
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script in the South East.

Salary trend for Shell Script in the South East

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in the South East over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the South East

Shell Script
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 Shell Script within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Hampshire +35 51 £50,000 -5.21% 12
Thames Valley -26 41 £47,500 -20.83% 11
Surrey -21 32 £60,000 +20.00% 11
Berkshire -20 25 £61,250 -2.00% 5
West Sussex +7 24 £52,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +12 10 £35,000 -28.21% 3
Oxfordshire +16 6 £42,447 -29.26% 3
East Sussex -6 1 £70,000 -6.67%
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing Shell Script 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 Shell Script.

1 123 (80.39%) Linux
2 61 (39.87%) Unix
3 58 (37.91%) SQL
4 53 (34.64%) Oracle
5 51 (33.33%) Perl
5 51 (33.33%) Windows
6 47 (30.72%) Java
6 47 (30.72%) Red Hat
7 45 (29.41%) Python
8 44 (28.76%) Ansible
9 42 (27.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 37 (24.18%) Degree
11 34 (22.22%) DevOps
12 31 (20.26%) Docker
12 31 (20.26%) Red Hat Satellite
12 31 (20.26%) Security Cleared
13 29 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (18.30%) Bash Shell
14 28 (18.30%) Opscode Chef
15 27 (17.65%) Puppet
15 27 (17.65%) Microsoft
16 26 (16.99%) Configuration Management
16 26 (16.99%) C++
16 26 (16.99%) SC Cleared
17 25 (16.34%) Computer Science
18 24 (15.69%) Korn
18 24 (15.69%) .NET
19 23 (15.03%) C#
19 23 (15.03%) PowerShell
19 23 (15.03%) CentOS

Shell Script
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 16 (10.46%) Apache
2 11 (7.19%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (6.54%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.88%) JBoss
5 4 (2.61%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.96%) IIS
6 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.31%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.31%) Confluence
7 2 (1.31%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.31%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.31%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.65%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) GoldMine
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.38%) Azure
2 20 (13.07%) AWS
3 10 (6.54%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (6.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (5.23%) GitHub
5 7 (4.58%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (4.58%) Office 365
5 7 (4.58%) SaaS
5 7 (4.58%) Serverless
6 5 (3.27%) IaaS
7 4 (2.61%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (2.61%) PaaS
8 3 (1.96%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (1.96%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (1.96%) GCP
8 3 (1.96%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Flow
8 3 (1.96%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.96%) Route 53
9 2 (1.31%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.11%) SAN
2 14 (9.15%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (7.84%) Firewall
4 10 (6.54%) SSL
5 8 (5.23%) DNS
5 8 (5.23%) Radio Access Network
6 7 (4.58%) 2G
6 7 (4.58%) 3G
6 7 (4.58%) 4G
6 7 (4.58%) 5G
6 7 (4.58%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.58%) Wireless
7 6 (3.92%) VPN
7 6 (3.92%) WAN
8 5 (3.27%) GSM
8 5 (3.27%) LTE
9 4 (2.61%) LAN
10 3 (1.96%) DHCP
10 3 (1.96%) Intranet
11 2 (1.31%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.38%) MySQL
2 19 (12.42%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (12.42%) SQL Server
3 14 (9.15%) Big Data
4 12 (7.84%) Oracle Database
5 8 (5.23%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (4.58%) MariaDB
7 6 (3.92%) DB2
8 4 (2.61%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (2.61%) Cloudera CDH
8 4 (2.61%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.31%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.65%) HBase
10 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (14.38%) Git (software)
1 22 (14.38%) Jenkins
2 13 (8.50%) Subversion
3 12 (7.84%) JIRA
4 11 (7.19%) Maven
5 6 (3.92%) Bitbucket
5 6 (3.92%) Gradle
6 5 (3.27%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.61%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.96%) CircleCI
8 3 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.31%) Ant
9 2 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.31%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.65%) Gatling
10 1 (0.65%) GoCD
10 1 (0.65%) JMeter
10 1 (0.65%) Rational Quality Manager
10 1 (0.65%) Rational Team Concert
10 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (9.80%) Finance
2 11 (7.19%) Games
2 11 (7.19%) Military
3 8 (5.23%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.58%) Automotive
5 4 (2.61%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.96%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 37 (24.18%) Administrator
2 34 (22.22%) Developer
3 22 (14.38%) Unix Administrator
4 13 (8.50%) Applications Engineer
5 12 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (7.19%) C# Developer
6 11 (7.19%) C++ Developer
6 11 (7.19%) C++/C# Developer
7 10 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.54%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (6.54%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (6.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (6.54%) Support Engineer
7 10 (6.54%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (6.54%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.23%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (5.23%) Consultant
8 8 (5.23%) Junior
9 7 (4.58%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.69%) .NET
2 15 (9.80%) ActiveMQ
3 9 (5.88%) Web Services
4 8 (5.23%) LAPP Stack
5 7 (4.58%) Node.js
5 7 (4.58%) REST
6 6 (3.92%) LAMP
7 5 (3.27%) ASP.NET
7 5 (3.27%) Dropwizard
7 5 (3.27%) JSON
7 5 (3.27%) Velocity
8 4 (2.61%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (2.61%) CSS
8 4 (2.61%) HTML
8 4 (2.61%) Kafka
8 4 (2.61%) Middleware
8 4 (2.61%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (2.61%) Regular Expression
8 4 (2.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.84%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.54%) Online Games
3 8 (5.23%) Smart Meter
4 7 (4.58%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.92%) HACMP
6 4 (2.61%) DataPower
6 4 (2.61%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.61%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.61%) Social Network
7 3 (1.96%) Clustering
7 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.31%) User Experience
9 1 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 123 (80.39%) Linux
2 61 (39.87%) Unix
3 51 (33.33%) Windows
4 42 (27.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (15.03%) CentOS
6 17 (11.11%) Solaris
7 16 (10.46%) AIX
8 15 (9.80%) Windows Server
9 12 (7.84%) Windows 7
10 7 (4.58%) Windows 10
11 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (2.61%) Android
12 4 (2.61%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.61%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.31%) Fedora
14 1 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.22%) DevOps
2 29 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (16.99%) Configuration Management
4 25 (16.34%) Computer Science
5 19 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (10.46%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (10.46%) SDLC
7 14 (9.15%) Task Automation
8 13 (8.50%) Mathematics
9 12 (7.84%) Benchmarking
9 12 (7.84%) Migration
10 11 (7.19%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (7.19%) E-Commerce
10 11 (7.19%) System Testing
11 10 (6.54%) Asset Management
11 10 (6.54%) Data Management
11 10 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 10 (6.54%) Patch Management
11 10 (6.54%) Test Automation
12 9 (5.88%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 58 (37.91%) SQL
2 51 (33.33%) Perl
3 47 (30.72%) Java
4 45 (29.41%) Python
5 28 (18.30%) Bash Shell
6 26 (16.99%) C++
7 24 (15.69%) Korn
8 23 (15.03%) C#
8 23 (15.03%) PowerShell
9 20 (13.07%) PL/SQL
10 17 (11.11%) C
11 15 (9.80%) JavaScript
12 14 (9.15%) AWK
12 14 (9.15%) Bourne shell
13 11 (7.19%) VB
14 8 (5.23%) PHP
15 5 (3.27%) Ruby
16 3 (1.96%) Ada
16 3 (1.96%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (24.18%) Degree
2 31 (20.26%) Security Cleared
3 26 (16.99%) SC Cleared
4 15 (9.80%) OCP
4 15 (9.80%) Oracle Certification
5 12 (7.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (7.19%) RHCE
7 10 (6.54%) DV Cleared
8 9 (5.88%) OCA
8 9 (5.88%) RHCSA
9 7 (4.58%) CCNA
9 7 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (2.61%) CISSP
10 4 (2.61%) GIAC
11 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.31%) CCNP
13 1 (0.65%) MCSE
13 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.54%) QA
2 2 (1.31%) JTAG
2 2 (1.31%) NCSC
2 2 (1.31%) NIST
2 2 (1.31%) RMADS
3 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (20.26%) Docker
2 14 (9.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 11 (7.19%) Active Directory
4 8 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (4.58%) GlusterFS
6 6 (3.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 5 (3.27%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.31%) Firmware
8 2 (1.31%) NFS
8 2 (1.31%) Samba
8 2 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.65%) Ceph
9 1 (0.65%) HDFS
9 1 (0.65%) iptables
9 1 (0.65%) Lustre
9 1 (0.65%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 44 (28.76%) Ansible
2 31 (20.26%) Red Hat Satellite
3 28 (18.30%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (17.65%) Puppet
5 15 (9.80%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 14 (9.15%) NetBackup
6 14 (9.15%) Oracle ZFS
7 13 (8.50%) Kubernetes
7 13 (8.50%) Terraform
8 7 (4.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 6 (3.92%) IBM BigFix
9 6 (3.92%) Netcool
9 6 (3.92%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 6 (3.92%) Tivoli
9 6 (3.92%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
9 6 (3.92%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 5 (3.27%) Salt
11 4 (2.61%) QRadar
12 3 (1.96%) Grafana
12 3 (1.96%) Kibana
Vendors
1 53 (34.64%) Oracle
2 47 (30.72%) Red Hat
3 27 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 20 (13.07%) VMware
5 16 (10.46%) Veritas
6 14 (9.15%) Brocade
6 14 (9.15%) Centrify
6 14 (9.15%) Sun
7 13 (8.50%) IBM
8 12 (7.84%) Cisco
8 12 (7.84%) HP
9 7 (4.58%) EMC
9 7 (4.58%) StorageTek
10 6 (3.92%) McAfee
11 5 (3.27%) Atlassian
12 4 (2.61%) ArcSight
12 4 (2.61%) F5
12 4 (2.61%) Fortinet
12 4 (2.61%) Sage
12 4 (2.61%) Splunk