Period
to 31 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > South West
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 145 222 226
Rank change year-on-year +77 +4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 51 111 104
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.49% 1.14% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% 1.96% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 38 113 92
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £31,375
90th Percentile £58,750 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,061 5,650 6,181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.07% 58.18% 60.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,744 4,582 5,173
Median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +8.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the South West

Shell Script
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Shell Script in the South West.

Salary trend for Shell Script in the South West

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in the South West over the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the South West

Shell Script
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 Shell Script within the South West region over the 6 months to 31 October 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
Wiltshire +70 23 £52,500 -
Bristol +39 15 £39,000 -25.71% 6
Somerset +14 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Gloucestershire +61 1 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Dorset +37 1 £87,500 +118.75% 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, 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 West region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 42 (82.35%) Linux
2 28 (54.90%) Unix
3 26 (50.98%) Python
3 26 (50.98%) Red Hat
4 24 (47.06%) Puppet
5 23 (45.10%) Bash Shell
5 23 (45.10%) Docker
6 22 (43.14%) Ansible
7 20 (39.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (35.29%) VMware
9 17 (33.33%) Finance
9 17 (33.33%) OpenShift
10 16 (31.37%) Oracle
11 14 (27.45%) AIX
11 14 (27.45%) Solaris
12 12 (23.53%) AWS
12 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Satellite
12 12 (23.53%) Oracle ZFS
13 11 (21.57%) Security Hardening
13 11 (21.57%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (21.57%) SLA
13 11 (21.57%) Cisco
14 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
14 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (19.61%) Ubuntu
15 9 (17.65%) DNS
16 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (15.69%) Retail
16 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
16 8 (15.69%) CentOS

Shell Script
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 4 (7.84%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.96%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 17 (33.33%) OpenShift
2 12 (23.53%) AWS
3 5 (9.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (9.80%) Apigee
3 5 (9.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (7.84%) Azure
5 3 (5.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (5.88%) Datadog
5 3 (5.88%) GCP
6 2 (3.92%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.96%) AWS CodeBuild
7 1 (1.96%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (1.96%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.96%) GitHub
7 1 (1.96%) npm
7 1 (1.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) DNS
2 6 (11.76%) DHCP
2 6 (11.76%) Firewall
2 6 (11.76%) Internet
3 3 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
3 3 (5.88%) SMTP
3 3 (5.88%) SNMP
3 3 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) CouchDB
2 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.92%) OLAP
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.92%) Power BI
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.92%) Star Schema
4 2 (3.92%) Tableau
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.96%) Ant
3 1 (1.96%) Gradle
3 1 (1.96%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 17 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Retail
3 6 (11.76%) Electronics
3 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 6 (11.76%) Marketing
3 6 (11.76%) Public Sector
3 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.88%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Administrator
2 15 (29.41%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (19.61%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Unix Administrator
5 7 (13.73%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 6 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 4 (7.84%) Developer
8 4 (7.84%) IT Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Junior
8 4 (7.84%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.84%) Junior Unix Administrator
8 4 (7.84%) Junior Unix Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.84%) Site Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (3.92%) Spring
3 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) J2EE
3 1 (1.96%) JSON
3 1 (1.96%) Kafka
3 1 (1.96%) Middleware
3 1 (1.96%) REST
3 1 (1.96%) SOAP
3 1 (1.96%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Clustering
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.96%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 42 (82.35%) Linux
2 28 (54.90%) Unix
3 20 (39.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (27.45%) AIX
4 14 (27.45%) Solaris
5 10 (19.61%) Ubuntu
6 8 (15.69%) CentOS
7 4 (7.84%) Windows
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (5.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Performance Tuning
1 11 (21.57%) Security Hardening
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
3 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (15.69%) DevOps
3 8 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (13.73%) Agile Project Management
4 7 (13.73%) Project Management
5 6 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 5 (9.80%) ITIL
6 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.84%) Microservices
7 4 (7.84%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 3 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (5.88%) ERP
8 3 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.88%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) Python
2 23 (45.10%) Bash Shell
3 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
4 7 (13.73%) Java
4 7 (13.73%) Ruby
4 7 (13.73%) SQL
5 6 (11.76%) Perl
6 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.84%) TypeScript
8 3 (5.88%) C
9 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.96%) Jython
10 1 (1.96%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) RHCE
1 6 (11.76%) RHCSA
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) SLA
2 7 (13.73%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (45.10%) Docker
2 7 (13.73%) Btrfs
2 7 (13.73%) Ceph
2 7 (13.73%) DRBD
2 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
2 7 (13.73%) KVM
2 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.73%) Xen
3 3 (5.88%) NFS
3 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (47.06%) Puppet
2 22 (43.14%) Ansible
3 12 (23.53%) Oracle ZFS
3 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Satellite
4 8 (15.69%) Kubernetes
5 4 (7.84%) Check_MK
5 4 (7.84%) Nagios
6 3 (5.88%) systemd
6 3 (5.88%) Terraform
7 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) Red Hat
2 18 (35.29%) VMware
3 16 (31.37%) Oracle
4 11 (21.57%) Cisco
5 7 (13.73%) IBM
6 6 (11.76%) SAP
7 5 (9.80%) Google
8 4 (7.84%) AppDynamics
8 4 (7.84%) PagerDuty
9 3 (5.88%) Dell
10 2 (3.92%) Microsoft