Linux Command Line Jobs in the UK excluding London

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
UK > UK excluding London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months to 19 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
19 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 641 514 483
Rank change year-on-year -127 -31 -79
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 101 256 421
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.15% 0.41% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.99% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 83 119 160
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,800 £28,625
25th Percentile £38,750 £39,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £58,750 £75,000 £62,625
90th Percentile £87,500 £103,847 £67,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +4.35% +4.55%

All Generic Skills
UK excluding London

Linux Command Line is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 23,656 25,913 30,604
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 34.11% 41.37% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15,178 11,585 15,916
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £29,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,250 £39,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Linux Command Line as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in the UK excluding London

Linux Command Line
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Linux Command Line in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Linux Command Line in the UK excluding London

Linux Command Line
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Linux Command Line in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Linux Command Line in the UK excluding London

Linux Command Line
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 April 2024. 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
Jobs
South East -24 32 £42,500 - 13
South West -2 27 £52,500 -24.60% 7
North of England 0 20 £50,000 -13.04% 6
Yorkshire +70 14 £85,000 +21.43% 1
East of England +23 13 £60,500 -15.97% 7
Midlands -23 13 £50,000 -9.09% 11
West Midlands +16 11 £50,000 -9.09% 5
North West -4 5 £50,000 -11.11% 3
East Midlands -32 2 £40,000 -23.81% 5
Wales +5 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North East -13 1 - - 2
Linux Command Line
UK

Linux Command Line
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.90%) nginx
2 7 (6.93%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.95%) WordPress
4 4 (3.96%) IIS
4 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 39 (38.61%) AWS
2 26 (25.74%) OpenShift
3 18 (17.82%) Azure
4 11 (10.89%) Azure DevOps
5 9 (8.91%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (8.91%) Amazon S3
5 9 (8.91%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (8.91%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (8.91%) Serverless
6 6 (5.94%) Azure AKS
6 6 (5.94%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 6 (5.94%) Azure Monitor
6 6 (5.94%) Datadog
6 6 (5.94%) Pulumi
7 4 (3.96%) CloudFront
7 4 (3.96%) DigitalOcean
7 4 (3.96%) Microsoft 365
7 4 (3.96%) OneDrive
7 4 (3.96%) Route 53
7 4 (3.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.69%) Firewall
2 9 (8.91%) Network Security
2 9 (8.91%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.93%) DNS
4 6 (5.94%) LAN
4 6 (5.94%) VPN
4 6 (5.94%) WAN
5 5 (4.95%) AMQP
6 4 (3.96%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (3.96%) HTTP
6 4 (3.96%) iSCSI
6 4 (3.96%) Multicast
6 4 (3.96%) NAS
6 4 (3.96%) OSPF
6 4 (3.96%) SAN
6 4 (3.96%) Wireless
7 2 (1.98%) DHCP
7 2 (1.98%) Internet
7 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.69%) MySQL
2 19 (18.81%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (8.91%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (6.93%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.94%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (5.94%) MariaDB
5 6 (5.94%) Redis
6 5 (4.95%) InfluxDB
6 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.97%) Power BI
9 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.99%) ArangoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (42.57%) Git
2 20 (19.80%) Jenkins
3 12 (11.88%) JIRA
4 10 (9.90%) GNU Toolchain
4 10 (9.90%) Subversion
5 8 (7.92%) Robot Framework
6 7 (6.93%) GitLab
7 6 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (4.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (4.95%) Bitbucket
9 4 (3.96%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (1.98%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.98%) Gradle
11 1 (0.99%) CMake
11 1 (0.99%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.99%) TestDirector
General
1 9 (8.91%) Aerospace
2 8 (7.92%) Retail
3 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.95%) Organisational Skills
5 4 (3.96%) Social Skills
6 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.98%) Finance
7 2 (1.98%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (0.99%) Aviation
8 1 (0.99%) Electronics
8 1 (0.99%) Law
8 1 (0.99%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 26 (25.74%) Developer
2 15 (14.85%) Azure Engineer
2 15 (14.85%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (9.90%) Administrator
3 10 (9.90%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (9.90%) Linux Developer
3 10 (9.90%) Support Engineer
4 9 (8.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (8.91%) Unix Administrator
4 9 (8.91%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (8.91%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 8 (7.92%) Applications Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.92%) Applications Support Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Consultant
5 8 (7.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Software Consultant
5 8 (7.92%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Technical Support
5 8 (7.92%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.82%) HTML
2 16 (15.84%) Node.js
3 10 (9.90%) CSS
3 10 (9.90%) POSIX
3 10 (9.90%) React
4 9 (8.91%) XML
5 8 (7.92%) Laravel
6 6 (5.94%) ARM Templates
7 5 (4.95%) ADO
7 5 (4.95%) LAMP
7 5 (4.95%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (4.95%) Vue
8 4 (3.96%) Akka
8 4 (3.96%) REST
8 4 (3.96%) RESTful
9 3 (2.97%) .NET
9 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.98%) Spring
10 2 (1.98%) Spring Boot
10 2 (1.98%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (5.94%) Product Ownership
3 4 (3.96%) Replication
4 3 (2.97%) Clustering
5 1 (0.99%) FPGA
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 90 (89.11%) Linux
2 27 (26.73%) Unix
3 20 (19.80%) CentOS
4 19 (18.81%) CoreOS
4 19 (18.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (18.81%) Windows
5 9 (8.91%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (4.95%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.96%) VMS
8 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.99%) Android
10 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.99%) Debian
10 1 (0.99%) Fedora
10 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.99%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.58%) DevOps
2 28 (27.72%) Configuration Management
3 27 (26.73%) Time Management
4 22 (21.78%) CI/CD
5 19 (18.81%) ITIL
5 19 (18.81%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (16.83%) Agile
7 15 (14.85%) Containerisation
8 14 (13.86%) Open Source
9 12 (11.88%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (9.90%) Software Testing
11 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure as Code
11 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 9 (8.91%) Service Delivery
12 8 (7.92%) Actionable Insight
12 8 (7.92%) Change Management
12 8 (7.92%) Customer Service
12 8 (7.92%) Design Patterns
12 8 (7.92%) Systems Engineering
12 8 (7.92%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (53.47%) Bash
2 50 (49.50%) Python
3 28 (27.72%) SQL
4 17 (16.83%) Java
4 17 (16.83%) PHP
4 17 (16.83%) PowerShell
5 14 (13.86%) JavaScript
6 12 (11.88%) C++
7 11 (10.89%) C
7 11 (10.89%) Go
7 11 (10.89%) Ruby
8 9 (8.91%) C#
8 9 (8.91%) TypeScript
9 8 (7.92%) PL/SQL
10 7 (6.93%) Shell Script
11 6 (5.94%) Groovy
12 1 (0.99%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.85%) Degree
3 14 (13.86%) SC Cleared
4 8 (7.92%) DV Cleared
5 6 (5.94%) Azure Certification
6 5 (4.95%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (3.96%) AWS Certification
7 4 (3.96%) Chartered Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.96%) HNC
7 4 (3.96%) HND
8 3 (2.97%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 1 (0.99%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 28 (27.72%) Docker
2 7 (6.93%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.96%) vSphere
4 3 (2.97%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.99%) Firmware
5 1 (0.99%) Samba
5 1 (0.99%) Squid
Systems Management
1 34 (33.66%) Kubernetes
1 34 (33.66%) Puppet
2 31 (30.69%) Ansible
3 20 (19.80%) Terraform
4 13 (12.87%) Grafana
5 11 (10.89%) Progress Chef
5 11 (10.89%) Prometheus
6 5 (4.95%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (3.96%) SCCM
8 2 (1.98%) Kibana
9 1 (0.99%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.99%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (19.80%) Red Hat
2 12 (11.88%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.92%) ServiceNow
4 6 (5.94%) New Relic
4 6 (5.94%) SaltStack
4 6 (5.94%) Synology
4 6 (5.94%) Veeam
5 5 (4.95%) Cisco
6 4 (3.96%) Aruba
6 4 (3.96%) Palo Alto
6 4 (3.96%) ProCurve
6 4 (3.96%) Thales
6 4 (3.96%) VMware
6 4 (3.96%) Zerto
7 2 (1.98%) Acronis
7 2 (1.98%) Oracle
8 1 (0.99%) Huawei
8 1 (0.99%) WooCommerce