Period
to 12 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months to 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 251 263 318
Rank change year-on-year +12 +55 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 46 71 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.50% 0.65% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 1.69% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38 70 46
Thames Valley median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,125 £18,750
90th Percentile £73,625 £75,250 £59,375
South East median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year -20.00% +15.61% -8.95%

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 Thames Valley with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,397 4,192 4,594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 36.73% 38.33% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,626 3,232 3,500
Thames Valley median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in the Thames Valley

Linux Command Line
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for Linux Command Line in the Thames Valley

Linux Command Line
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Command Line in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux Command Line in the Thames Valley

Linux Command Line
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

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 Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Berkshire +18 34 £40,000 -27.27% 18
Oxfordshire +14 8 £45,000 -12.20% 7
Buckinghamshire +12 4 £50,000 +56.25% 3
Linux Command Line
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 39 (84.78%) Linux
2 30 (65.22%) Python
3 26 (56.52%) Bash Shell
4 21 (45.65%) Docker
4 21 (45.65%) DevOps
4 21 (45.65%) Kubernetes
5 20 (43.48%) Ansible
5 20 (43.48%) Git (software)
6 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
7 15 (32.61%) Java
7 15 (32.61%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (28.26%) Degree
8 13 (28.26%) WebLogic
8 13 (28.26%) Apache
8 13 (28.26%) Unix
8 13 (28.26%) Windows
9 12 (26.09%) SQL
9 12 (26.09%) Oracle
9 12 (26.09%) Red Hat
10 11 (23.91%) Configuration Management
10 11 (23.91%) Ruby
10 11 (23.91%) AWS
11 10 (21.74%) CentOS
11 10 (21.74%) Deployment Automation
11 10 (21.74%) Firewall
11 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (19.57%) Finance
12 9 (19.57%) Debian
12 9 (19.57%) Ubuntu
12 9 (19.57%) Atlassian Bamboo

Linux Command Line
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 13 (28.26%) Apache
1 13 (28.26%) WebLogic
2 7 (15.22%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (13.04%) IIS
4 5 (10.87%) JBoss
4 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) AWS
2 9 (19.57%) Azure
3 8 (17.39%) SaaS
4 3 (6.52%) Amazon S3
4 3 (6.52%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (6.52%) DigitalOcean
4 3 (6.52%) GitHub
4 3 (6.52%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
2 10 (21.74%) Firewall
3 8 (17.39%) DHCP
3 8 (17.39%) DNS
3 8 (17.39%) SMTP
3 8 (17.39%) SSL
4 6 (13.04%) Internet
5 5 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (10.87%) VPN
5 5 (10.87%) Wireshark
6 4 (8.70%) HTTP
6 4 (8.70%) Network Security
6 4 (8.70%) SSH
7 1 (2.17%) NAS
7 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (17.39%) MySQL
2 8 (17.39%) Redis
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.87%) InfluxDB
4 5 (10.87%) MariaDB
4 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.70%) Big Data
5 4 (8.70%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (2.17%) DB2
7 1 (2.17%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.70%) Robot Framework
4 4 (8.70%) Selenium
5 3 (6.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (6.52%) Subversion
5 3 (6.52%) webpack
6 2 (4.35%) Postman
6 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.17%) CircleCI
7 1 (2.17%) GitLab
7 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.17%) JIRA
7 1 (2.17%) JMeter
7 1 (2.17%) TestRail
7 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 6 (13.04%) Marketing
3 5 (10.87%) Electronics
3 5 (10.87%) Public Sector
3 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Applications Support
2 8 (17.39%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Linux Support
4 5 (10.87%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Open Source Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Graduate Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Graduate Technical Support
6 3 (6.52%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
1 8 (17.39%) LAMP
1 8 (17.39%) LAPP Stack
2 6 (13.04%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (8.70%) RESTful
3 4 (8.70%) Spring
4 3 (6.52%) Angular 2
4 3 (6.52%) beanstalkd
4 3 (6.52%) CSS
4 3 (6.52%) CSS3
4 3 (6.52%) HTML
4 3 (6.52%) HTML5
4 3 (6.52%) jQuery
4 3 (6.52%) Laravel
4 3 (6.52%) Node.js
4 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (6.52%) Sass
4 3 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.35%) Apache NiFi
6 1 (2.17%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Public Cloud
1 6 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (6.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (84.78%) Linux
2 13 (28.26%) Unix
2 13 (28.26%) Windows
3 10 (21.74%) CentOS
4 9 (19.57%) Debian
4 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (19.57%) Ubuntu
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
6 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.52%) Android
8 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) DevOps
2 11 (23.91%) Configuration Management
3 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) Deployment Automation
4 9 (19.57%) Open Source
5 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
5 7 (15.22%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure as Code
6 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.04%) TDD
7 5 (10.87%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.87%) Coaching
7 5 (10.87%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.87%) Database Tuning
7 5 (10.87%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Automation
7 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) Python
2 26 (56.52%) Bash Shell
3 15 (32.61%) Java
4 12 (26.09%) SQL
5 11 (23.91%) Ruby
6 9 (19.57%) Perl
7 6 (13.04%) C++
7 6 (13.04%) Go
8 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.70%) PHP
9 3 (6.52%) PHP 5
9 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
10 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.17%) C
11 1 (2.17%) C#
11 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (10.87%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) ISEB
5 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 21 (45.65%) Docker
2 8 (17.39%) NFS
3 5 (10.87%) iptables
3 5 (10.87%) vCloud
3 5 (10.87%) VMware NSX
3 5 (10.87%) vSphere
4 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (45.65%) Kubernetes
2 20 (43.48%) Ansible
3 9 (19.57%) Puppet
4 6 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (10.87%) Terraform
6 4 (8.70%) Ambari
6 4 (8.70%) Kibana
6 4 (8.70%) logstash
6 4 (8.70%) SELinux
7 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.17%) Icinga
7 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle
1 12 (26.09%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco
2 5 (10.87%) SAP
2 5 (10.87%) VMware
3 3 (6.52%) Rollbar
4 2 (4.35%) CommVault
5 1 (2.17%) F5
5 1 (2.17%) Perforce
5 1 (2.17%) Plumtree
5 1 (2.17%) Remedy
5 1 (2.17%) Veeam