Period
to 23 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months to 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 261 274 273
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 +57
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 74 72 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.73% 0.68% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.97% 1.86% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 64 55 61
South West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £19,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +20.48% -7.78%

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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,763 3,874 3,972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.22% 36.38% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,803 2,958 3,171
South West median annual salary £42,515 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.03% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,037 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% -

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Linux Command Line as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in the South West

Linux Command Line
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Command Line in the South West.

Salary trend for Linux Command Line in the South West

Linux Command Line
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Command Line in the South West over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux Command Line in the South West

Linux Command Line
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
Wiltshire +29 29 £35,000 +16.67% 1
Devon - 18 £60,000 -
Bristol -2 8 £55,000 +89.66% 2
Gloucestershire -6 8 £45,750 +22.00% 1
Somerset +7 4 £65,000 +202.33% 1
Dorset -12 3 £40,000 -27.27%
Avon - 2 - -
Cornwall +15 1 £35,000 -
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 West region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 66 (89.19%) Linux
2 46 (62.16%) SQL
3 36 (48.65%) Unix
4 30 (40.54%) Python
5 28 (37.84%) Git (software)
5 28 (37.84%) Relational Database
6 27 (36.49%) Bash Shell
6 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (33.78%) Puppet
8 24 (32.43%) PowerShell
8 24 (32.43%) Windows
9 23 (31.08%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (31.08%) Docker
10 22 (29.73%) MySQL
11 21 (28.38%) RDBMS
12 20 (27.03%) Java
12 20 (27.03%) Ruby
12 20 (27.03%) DevOps
12 20 (27.03%) Amazon RDS
12 20 (27.03%) Test Automation
13 18 (24.32%) Configuration Management
13 18 (24.32%) Terraform
14 16 (21.62%) Kubernetes
15 15 (20.27%) PHP
15 15 (20.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (18.92%) CentOS
16 14 (18.92%) Security Cleared
16 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
16 14 (18.92%) JavaScript

Linux Command Line
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (6.76%) Apache
2 4 (5.41%) Confluence
3 3 (4.05%) CMS
4 2 (2.70%) nginx
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.08%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (14.86%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (14.86%) Amazon ELB
3 11 (14.86%) Amazon EMR
3 11 (14.86%) Amazon S3
4 8 (10.81%) SaaS
5 2 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.70%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 2 (2.70%) Datadog
5 2 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.70%) IaaS
5 2 (2.70%) PaaS
6 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.92%) SSH
2 8 (10.81%) VPN
3 5 (6.76%) HTTP
4 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.70%) Firewall
6 1 (1.35%) Network Security
6 1 (1.35%) VLAN
6 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.84%) Relational Database
2 22 (29.73%) MySQL
3 21 (28.38%) RDBMS
4 20 (27.03%) Amazon RDS
5 13 (17.57%) Ingres
5 13 (17.57%) NoSQL
5 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
6 12 (16.22%) MariaDB
6 12 (16.22%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.05%) Redis
8 2 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (2.70%) Big Data
8 2 (2.70%) CouchDB
8 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.70%) Riak
9 1 (1.35%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (1.35%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 28 (37.84%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.86%) Subversion
3 10 (13.51%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.11%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.41%) Bitbucket
5 4 (5.41%) JIRA
6 3 (4.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.70%) GitLab
7 2 (2.70%) Selenium
7 2 (2.70%) Travis CI
7 2 (2.70%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.35%) Robot Framework
8 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Marketing
3 3 (4.05%) Electronics
3 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Analyst
2 17 (22.97%) Applications Support
2 17 (22.97%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (21.62%) Applications Support Analyst
3 16 (21.62%) Support Analyst
4 15 (20.27%) Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Senior DevOps
5 9 (12.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Backend Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Help Desk Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) SOAP
2 11 (14.86%) ActiveMQ
2 11 (14.86%) Kafka
2 11 (14.86%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (13.51%) REST
4 9 (12.16%) Web Services
5 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
5 8 (10.81%) CodeIgniter
6 7 (9.46%) Django
6 7 (9.46%) Phalcon
7 6 (8.11%) CSS
8 5 (6.76%) HTML
8 5 (6.76%) LAMP
8 5 (6.76%) RESTful
9 4 (5.41%) CSS3
9 4 (5.41%) HTML5
9 4 (5.41%) Laravel
9 4 (5.41%) Node.js
10 3 (4.05%) jQuery
10 3 (4.05%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Clustering
1 11 (14.86%) Replication
2 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) User Experience
3 1 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 66 (89.19%) Linux
2 36 (48.65%) Unix
3 24 (32.43%) Windows
4 15 (20.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (18.92%) CentOS
6 7 (9.46%) Ubuntu
7 5 (6.76%) Debian
8 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.70%) DC/OS
9 2 (2.70%) SUSE
9 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.03%) DevOps
2 20 (27.03%) Test Automation
3 18 (24.32%) Configuration Management
4 14 (18.92%) Software Engineering
5 11 (14.86%) Load Balancing
5 11 (14.86%) SOA
5 11 (14.86%) SQL Optimisation
6 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (10.81%) OOP
7 8 (10.81%) Scrum
8 6 (8.11%) MVC
9 5 (6.76%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.76%) Web Development
10 4 (5.41%) API Integration
10 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.41%) Information Assurance
10 4 (5.41%) Process Improvement
10 4 (5.41%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.05%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 46 (62.16%) SQL
2 30 (40.54%) Python
3 27 (36.49%) Bash Shell
4 24 (32.43%) PowerShell
5 20 (27.03%) Java
5 20 (27.03%) Ruby
6 15 (20.27%) PHP
7 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
8 11 (14.86%) Go
9 3 (4.05%) C++
10 2 (2.70%) Erlang
10 2 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) ISEB
4 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) ISO 9001
1 7 (9.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 23 (31.08%) Docker
2 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.70%) KVM
4 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (33.78%) Puppet
2 18 (24.32%) Terraform
3 16 (21.62%) Kubernetes
4 14 (18.92%) Docker Swarm
4 14 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (14.86%) Nagios
5 11 (14.86%) Prometheus
5 11 (14.86%) ZABBIX
6 10 (13.51%) Ansible
7 4 (5.41%) Packer
8 2 (2.70%) Ganeti
8 2 (2.70%) Marathon
8 2 (2.70%) Mesos
9 1 (1.35%) Ambari
9 1 (1.35%) SELinux
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Red Hat
2 8 (10.81%) Citrix
3 4 (5.41%) Atlassian
3 4 (5.41%) VMware
4 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.05%) SAP
5 2 (2.70%) Google
5 2 (2.70%) New Relic
5 2 (2.70%) Splunk
6 1 (1.35%) Adobe
6 1 (1.35%) Percona