The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 478 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 448 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.21% - -
Number of salaries quoted 329 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 - -

Linux Command Line is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37011 40133 45320
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.02% 41.34% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 28923 32860 36156
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Linux Command Line as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in the UK

Linux Command Line
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Linux Command Line in the UK

Linux Command Line
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Command Line over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Command Line in the UK

Linux Command Line
Top 30 Job Locations

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 over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 426 £45,000 - 64
London - 197 £55,000 - 33
Yorkshire - 59 £42,500 - 3
South East - 52 £47,500 - 10
West Yorkshire - 44 £42,500 - 1
City of London - 33 £41,500 - 7
South West - 30 £38,250 - 5
West Midlands - 30 £36,000 - 1
North West - 26 £46,000 - 6
Leeds - 22 £51,500 - 1
Manchester - 21 £42,500 - 4
Bradford - 20 £32,000 -
Berkshire - 16 £60,000 - 1
East of England - 13 £28,000 - 2
East Midlands - 12 £47,500 - 3
Hampshire - 12 £45,000 - 1
Surrey - 11 £50,000 - 1
Scotland - 11 £38,750 - 3
Warwickshire - 10 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 10 £47,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 9 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £35,000 - 2
Nottingham - 9 £50,000 - 1
Oxford - 8 £35,000 - 1
York - 8 £42,500 - 1
Reading - 8 £54,000 - 1
Devon - 8 £29,046 -
Gloucestershire - 8 £46,000 -
Cornwall - 7 £45,000 -
Cheltenham - 7 £46,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Linux Command Line also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 765 (90.00%) Linux
2 314 (36.94%) JavaScript
3 286 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
4 278 (32.71%) Git (software)
5 272 (32.00%) Java
6 258 (30.35%) MySQL
7 254 (29.88%) PHP
7 254 (29.88%) HTML
8 252 (29.65%) CSS
9 235 (27.65%) SQL
10 232 (27.29%) Unix
11 176 (20.71%) Windows
11 176 (20.71%) Finance
12 175 (20.59%) Apache
12 175 (20.59%) Python
13 173 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
13 173 (20.35%) DevOps
14 164 (19.29%) Scrum
15 155 (18.24%) Bash Shell
16 140 (16.47%) HTML5
17 137 (16.12%) LAMP
18 136 (16.00%) Degree
19 135 (15.88%) Docker
20 131 (15.41%) Computer Science
21 124 (14.59%) Firewall
22 123 (14.47%) MVC
23 122 (14.35%) Oracle
24 121 (14.24%) Software Engineering
25 120 (14.12%) TDD
26 115 (13.53%) Shell Script

Linux Command Line
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 175 (20.59%) Apache
2 84 (9.88%) Tomcat
3 47 (5.53%) nginx
4 46 (5.41%) JBoss
5 44 (5.18%) Confluence
5 44 (5.18%) Elasticsearch
6 37 (4.35%) WordPress
7 26 (3.06%) CMS
8 20 (2.35%) Drupal
9 19 (2.24%) OpenStack
10 17 (2.00%) WebLogic
11 15 (1.76%) WebSphere
12 14 (1.65%) Ethereum
12 14 (1.65%) Hyperledger
13 12 (1.41%) Moodle
14 11 (1.29%) Cloud Foundry
14 11 (1.29%) IIS
14 11 (1.29%) Traefik
15 10 (1.18%) Apache Spark
16 8 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 27 (3.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (2.71%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (2.47%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.47%) GIMP
5 4 (0.47%) InDesign
5 4 (0.47%) Inkscape
6 3 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 23 (2.71%) RMDS
2 12 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.59%) Magento
5 3 (0.35%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 3 (0.35%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.12%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 173 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (7.06%) GitHub
4 39 (4.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 34 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
6 32 (3.76%) Amazon S3
7 27 (3.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 17 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (1.53%) PaaS
11 12 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (1.29%) Office 365
13 10 (1.18%) IaaS
14 5 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 5 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (0.59%) Heroku
15 4 (0.47%) Route 53
15 4 (0.47%) SaaS
16 3 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
17 2 (0.24%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 124 (14.59%) Firewall
2 98 (11.53%) DNS
3 81 (9.53%) TCP/IP
4 63 (7.41%) HTTP
5 45 (5.29%) Cisco IOS
6 41 (4.82%) VLAN
7 40 (4.71%) SAN
7 40 (4.71%) SSH
7 40 (4.71%) VoIP
8 39 (4.59%) OSPF
9 38 (4.47%) Cisco ASA
10 37 (4.35%) MPLS
11 36 (4.24%) VPN
11 36 (4.24%) WAN
12 34 (4.00%) BGP
13 31 (3.65%) Internet
14 30 (3.53%) Spanning Tree
15 28 (3.29%) SSL
16 25 (2.94%) DHCP
17 23 (2.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (30.35%) MySQL
2 96 (11.29%) NoSQL
3 77 (9.06%) Relational Database
3 77 (9.06%) SQL Server
4 61 (7.18%) Redis
5 56 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
6 50 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 44 (5.18%) MongoDB
8 36 (4.24%) Hadoop
9 32 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (3.65%) Oracle Database
11 30 (3.53%) Amazon RDS
12 27 (3.18%) Neo4j
13 26 (3.06%) Blockchain
14 25 (2.94%) Big Data
15 18 (2.12%) Oracle Database 12c
15 18 (2.12%) PowerCenter
16 17 (2.00%) MariaDB
17 16 (1.88%) RDBMS
18 13 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 278 (32.71%) Git (software)
2 114 (13.41%) Jenkins
3 104 (12.24%) Subversion
4 101 (11.88%) JIRA
5 75 (8.82%) Maven
6 70 (8.24%) TeamCity
7 45 (5.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 42 (4.94%) JUnit
9 35 (4.12%) Ant
10 34 (4.00%) Vagrant
10 34 (4.00%) webpack
11 29 (3.41%) gulp
11 29 (3.41%) Mercurial
12 28 (3.29%) Hudson
13 27 (3.18%) EasyMock
13 27 (3.18%) jMock
14 26 (3.06%) GitLab
15 21 (2.47%) PHPUnit
16 18 (2.12%) Cucumber
16 18 (2.12%) PhantomJS
General
1 176 (20.71%) Finance
2 89 (10.47%) Retail
3 60 (7.06%) Marketing
4 58 (6.82%) Banking
5 52 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 52 (6.12%) Retail Banking
6 48 (5.65%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.71%) Electronics
7 23 (2.71%) Games
7 23 (2.71%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.53%) Advertising
8 13 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.18%) Back Office
10 8 (0.94%) Publishing
11 5 (0.59%) Front Office
12 2 (0.24%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.12%) French Language
13 1 (0.12%) Law
13 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 374 (44.00%) Developer
2 136 (16.00%) PHP Developer
3 97 (11.41%) Senior Developer
4 73 (8.59%) Java Developer
5 65 (7.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 57 (6.71%) Software Developer
7 56 (6.59%) Analyst
8 55 (6.47%) Administrator
9 51 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
10 47 (5.53%) Software Engineer
11 43 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
12 42 (4.94%) Network Engineer
13 39 (4.59%) Web Developer
14 38 (4.47%) Senior PHP Developer
15 34 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
16 32 (3.76%) JavaScript Developer
17 31 (3.65%) E-Commerce Developer
18 29 (3.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 28 (3.29%) Support Engineer
20 27 (3.18%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (29.88%) HTML
2 252 (29.65%) CSS
3 140 (16.47%) HTML5
4 137 (16.12%) LAMP
5 102 (12.00%) AngularJS
6 94 (11.06%) jQuery
7 84 (9.88%) CSS3
8 82 (9.65%) Web Services
9 68 (8.00%) Laravel
9 68 (8.00%) Node.js
10 67 (7.88%) React
11 66 (7.76%) Symfony
12 65 (7.65%) RESTful
12 65 (7.65%) Spring
13 64 (7.53%) REST
13 64 (7.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 64 (7.53%) XML
14 62 (7.29%) SOAP
15 61 (7.18%) LEMP Stack
16 53 (6.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 131 (15.41%) Computer Science
2 73 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (8.12%) Data Centre
4 48 (5.65%) User Experience
5 39 (4.59%) Algorithms
6 32 (3.76%) Data Structures
7 27 (3.18%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.35%) PKI
9 19 (2.24%) Fintech
10 16 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.88%) Fixed Income
11 14 (1.65%) Replication
12 13 (1.53%) Hedge funds
13 12 (1.41%) Equities
14 11 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
15 9 (1.06%) Virtual Team
16 7 (0.82%) Mobile App
17 6 (0.71%) Clustering
17 6 (0.71%) Digital Media
17 6 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 765 (90.00%) Linux
2 232 (27.29%) Unix
3 176 (20.71%) Windows
4 88 (10.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 76 (8.94%) CentOS
6 63 (7.41%) Ubuntu
7 60 (7.06%) Mac OS X
8 43 (5.06%) Windows Server
9 30 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (3.18%) Debian
11 20 (2.35%) Android
12 19 (2.24%) HPUX
13 18 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (2.00%) Kali Linux
14 17 (2.00%) Windows 7
15 14 (1.65%) Apple iOS
16 13 (1.53%) AIX
17 12 (1.41%) Solaris
18 6 (0.71%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.71%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (20.35%) DevOps
3 164 (19.29%) Scrum
4 123 (14.47%) MVC
5 121 (14.24%) Software Engineering
6 120 (14.12%) TDD
7 113 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
8 103 (12.12%) E-Commerce
9 101 (11.88%) Open Source
10 98 (11.53%) OOP
11 97 (11.41%) Web Development
12 86 (10.12%) OO
13 74 (8.71%) Asset Management
14 73 (8.59%) Configuration Management
14 73 (8.59%) Kanban
15 72 (8.47%) Unit Testing
16 63 (7.41%) Microservices
17 61 (7.18%) Test Automation
18 59 (6.94%) SDLC
19 53 (6.24%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 314 (36.94%) JavaScript
2 272 (32.00%) Java
3 254 (29.88%) PHP
4 235 (27.65%) SQL
5 175 (20.59%) Python
6 155 (18.24%) Bash Shell
7 115 (13.53%) Shell Script
8 76 (8.94%) Ruby
9 65 (7.65%) Perl
10 39 (4.59%) C#
11 37 (4.35%) PowerShell
12 33 (3.88%) PL/SQL
13 30 (3.53%) Go
13 30 (3.53%) Groovy
14 28 (3.29%) C++
14 28 (3.29%) ES6
15 23 (2.71%) XPath
16 21 (2.47%) PHP 5
17 20 (2.35%) PHP 7
18 16 (1.88%) AWK
Qualifications
1 136 (16.00%) Degree
2 61 (7.18%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (6.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 54 (6.35%) CCNP
5 35 (4.12%) CCSP
6 23 (2.71%) RHCE
7 20 (2.35%) CCDA
7 20 (2.35%) CCIP
7 20 (2.35%) CCNA
8 19 (2.24%) CCDP
9 17 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 17 (2.00%) Security Cleared
10 16 (1.88%) RHCSA
11 15 (1.76%) CESG Certified Professional
12 12 (1.41%) ISEB
12 12 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (1.29%) Linux+ Certification
14 10 (1.18%) ISTQB
14 10 (1.18%) SC Cleared
15 9 (1.06%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (8.71%) QA
2 24 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (2.71%) PCI DSS
4 18 (2.12%) SLA
5 6 (0.71%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.12%) GCP
8 1 (0.12%) MiFID
8 1 (0.12%) PMO
8 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 135 (15.88%) Docker
2 51 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (5.41%) Active Directory
4 21 (2.47%) Snort
5 17 (2.00%) NFS
6 14 (1.65%) etcd
6 14 (1.65%) HDFS
7 13 (1.53%) flannel
8 12 (1.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 12 (1.41%) pfSense
9 10 (1.18%) Hyper-V
9 10 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.94%) vSphere
11 7 (0.82%) XenApp
12 5 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.59%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.47%) iptables
13 4 (0.47%) Oracle Clusterware
14 3 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 96 (11.29%) Opscode Chef
2 93 (10.94%) Ansible
3 73 (8.59%) Puppet
4 45 (5.29%) Kubernetes
5 22 (2.59%) Consul
6 16 (1.88%) Nagios
6 16 (1.88%) Salt
7 15 (1.76%) OSSEC
7 15 (1.76%) Terraform
8 14 (1.65%) Control-M
9 13 (1.53%) Sysdig
10 11 (1.29%) Packer
11 9 (1.06%) FortiGate
12 7 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
12 7 (0.82%) logstash
12 7 (0.82%) Rancher
12 7 (0.82%) vCenter Server
12 7 (0.82%) ZABBIX
13 6 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
13 6 (0.71%) QRadar
Vendors
1 122 (14.35%) Oracle
2 104 (12.24%) Cisco
3 94 (11.06%) Microsoft
4 89 (10.47%) Red Hat
5 59 (6.94%) VMware
6 58 (6.82%) Zend
7 41 (4.82%) F5
8 30 (3.53%) Atlassian
8 30 (3.53%) Sybase
9 29 (3.41%) Perforce
9 29 (3.41%) Tableau
10 27 (3.18%) CA Agile Central
10 27 (3.18%) Google
10 27 (3.18%) HP
10 27 (3.18%) Juniper
11 23 (2.71%) Adobe
11 23 (2.71%) Solace
11 23 (2.71%) TIBCO
12 20 (2.35%) Informatica
13 18 (2.12%) McAfee
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus (c100%+) + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: Addtional Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,893 to £44,289 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stepstone UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits+package
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + fantastic benefits listed
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago