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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 494 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 400 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 323 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 - -

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 32788 42843 41687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.39% 41.04% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26420 34220 32936
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,530
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 29 March 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 29 March 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 - 393 £40,000 - 62
London - 183 £45,000 - 29
South East - 78 £46,250 - 8
South West - 39 £36,000 - 4
West Midlands - 30 £35,500 - 5
Berkshire - 27 £50,000 - 2
City of London - 23 £39,000 - 4
Surrey - 21 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 20 £41,250 - 5
Reading - 19 £47,500 - 2
West Yorkshire - 18 £41,250 - 3
East of England - 16 £30,000 - 2
Dorking - 13 £35,250 -
North West - 12 £37,500 - 4
Cambridgeshire - 12 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 11 £50,000 - 1
Swindon - 11 £36,000 - 1
Cambridge - 11 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 11 £36,000 - 2
Solihull - 10 £36,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 10 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 10 £34,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
Manchester - 8 £37,500 - 3
Staffordshire - 8 £30,500 -
Somerset - 8 £24,500 -
Bath - 8 £24,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £55,000 -
Cornwall - 7 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 673 (94.26%) Linux
2 286 (40.06%) JavaScript
3 248 (34.73%) CSS
4 242 (33.89%) PHP
5 240 (33.61%) HTML
5 240 (33.61%) MySQL
6 238 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 208 (29.13%) SQL
8 176 (24.65%) Python
9 174 (24.37%) Java
9 174 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
10 164 (22.97%) Windows
11 161 (22.55%) Unix
12 141 (19.75%) Amazon AWS
13 138 (19.33%) Degree
14 120 (16.81%) Bash Shell
15 118 (16.53%) Finance
16 113 (15.83%) LAMP
17 109 (15.27%) DevOps
18 107 (14.99%) Microsoft
19 104 (14.57%) MVC
20 101 (14.15%) Apache
20 101 (14.15%) jQuery
21 98 (13.73%) HTML5
22 97 (13.59%) OOP
22 97 (13.59%) Software Engineering
23 96 (13.45%) Web Development
24 90 (12.61%) VMware
25 88 (12.32%) Firewall
25 88 (12.32%) Computer Science

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
1 101 (14.15%) Apache
2 48 (6.72%) WordPress
3 43 (6.02%) nginx
4 34 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
5 33 (4.62%) Tomcat
6 30 (4.20%) CMS
7 26 (3.64%) Drupal
8 24 (3.36%) IIS
9 22 (3.08%) Confluence
10 18 (2.52%) OpenStack
11 13 (1.82%) JBoss
12 12 (1.68%) Moodle
13 11 (1.54%) SharePoint
14 8 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (1.12%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
15 7 (0.98%) MS Exchange
15 7 (0.98%) Traefik
16 6 (0.84%) ArcGIS
16 6 (0.84%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (3.78%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.94%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.54%) MS Office
4 10 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.28%) GIMP
9 2 (0.28%) Inkscape
9 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.70%) Magento
4 2 (0.28%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 2 (0.28%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.14%) CiviCRM
5 1 (0.14%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.14%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 141 (19.75%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (5.46%) GitHub
4 22 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (3.08%) Amazon S3
5 17 (2.38%) Office 365
6 15 (2.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 15 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (1.26%) Amazon ELB
8 9 (1.26%) PaaS
8 9 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 7 (0.98%) CloudFront
9 7 (0.98%) SaaS
10 6 (0.84%) Heroku
11 5 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 4 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 88 (12.32%) Firewall
2 84 (11.76%) DNS
3 75 (10.50%) TCP/IP
4 56 (7.84%) HTTP
5 54 (7.56%) VLAN
6 48 (6.72%) SSH
7 45 (6.30%) WAN
8 44 (6.16%) VoIP
9 42 (5.88%) DHCP
10 39 (5.46%) OSPF
11 37 (5.18%) MPLS
12 35 (4.90%) Cisco IOS
12 35 (4.90%) SAN
13 34 (4.76%) BGP
14 33 (4.62%) SSL
15 29 (4.06%) Cisco ASA
16 28 (3.92%) Spanning Tree
17 26 (3.64%) LDAP
17 26 (3.64%) NAS
18 25 (3.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (33.61%) MySQL
2 55 (7.70%) PostgreSQL
3 53 (7.42%) SQL Server
4 48 (6.72%) Relational Database
5 46 (6.44%) NoSQL
6 34 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 26 (3.64%) Big Data
8 25 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (3.22%) Amazon RDS
10 21 (2.94%) Hadoop
11 20 (2.80%) Oracle Database
11 20 (2.80%) Redis
12 18 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (2.24%) RDBMS
14 14 (1.96%) MariaDB
15 13 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
15 13 (1.82%) Bigtable
16 11 (1.54%) Blockchain
17 10 (1.40%) Oracle Database 12c
17 10 (1.40%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 238 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 85 (11.90%) Jenkins
3 61 (8.54%) Subversion
4 46 (6.44%) JIRA
5 31 (4.34%) Vagrant
6 28 (3.92%) gulp
7 20 (2.80%) webpack
8 17 (2.38%) Maven
9 16 (2.24%) Grunt
10 15 (2.10%) Cucumber
11 14 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (1.96%) Bitbucket
11 14 (1.96%) PhantomJS
11 14 (1.96%) Zephyr
12 13 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (1.68%) GitLab
13 12 (1.68%) JUnit
14 10 (1.40%) Selenium
15 8 (1.12%) Firebug
15 8 (1.12%) PhpStorm
General
1 118 (16.53%) Finance
2 41 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 39 (5.46%) Marketing
4 37 (5.18%) Retail
5 36 (5.04%) Games
6 25 (3.50%) Electronics
7 20 (2.80%) Manufacturing
8 16 (2.24%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.82%) Back Office
10 10 (1.40%) Advertising
11 9 (1.26%) Banking
12 8 (1.12%) Publishing
13 5 (0.70%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.42%) French Language
15 2 (0.28%) Front Office
15 2 (0.28%) German Language
15 2 (0.28%) Legal
15 2 (0.28%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 306 (42.86%) Developer
2 137 (19.19%) PHP Developer
3 84 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 64 (8.96%) Analyst
5 52 (7.28%) Administrator
6 49 (6.86%) Senior PHP Developer
6 49 (6.86%) Web Developer
7 46 (6.44%) Network Engineer
8 42 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 36 (5.04%) Support Engineer
9 36 (5.04%) Systems Administrator
10 35 (4.90%) Java Developer
11 32 (4.48%) Support Analyst
12 28 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
12 28 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
12 28 (3.92%) Software Developer
13 26 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
14 25 (3.50%) Linux Administrator
14 25 (3.50%) Senior Software Engineer
15 24 (3.36%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (34.73%) CSS
2 240 (33.61%) HTML
3 113 (15.83%) LAMP
4 101 (14.15%) jQuery
5 98 (13.73%) HTML5
6 66 (9.24%) XML
7 64 (8.96%) Web Services
8 63 (8.82%) AngularJS
9 57 (7.98%) CSS3
10 54 (7.56%) JSON
11 53 (7.42%) REST
12 50 (7.00%) Symfony
13 49 (6.86%) LEMP Stack
14 48 (6.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 46 (6.44%) React
16 45 (6.30%) .NET
17 44 (6.16%) Sass
18 43 (6.02%) Laravel
19 40 (5.60%) Node.js
20 31 (4.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 88 (12.32%) Computer Science
2 62 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (8.40%) Data Centre
4 31 (4.34%) User Experience
5 24 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.24%) Hedge funds
7 15 (2.10%) Clustering
8 14 (1.96%) Fixed Income
9 12 (1.68%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.68%) Equities
10 11 (1.54%) Fintech
11 10 (1.40%) Driving Licence
12 9 (1.26%) PKI
13 7 (0.98%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.98%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.98%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.98%) Replication
14 6 (0.84%) Animation
14 6 (0.84%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 673 (94.26%) Linux
2 164 (22.97%) Windows
3 161 (22.55%) Unix
4 70 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 65 (9.10%) CentOS
6 58 (8.12%) Windows Server
7 49 (6.86%) Ubuntu
8 39 (5.46%) Mac OS X
9 31 (4.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (2.80%) Debian
12 16 (2.24%) Windows 7
13 15 (2.10%) Android
14 13 (1.82%) Solaris
15 10 (1.40%) AIX
15 10 (1.40%) HPUX
16 9 (1.26%) Apple iOS
16 9 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (0.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (15.27%) DevOps
3 104 (14.57%) MVC
4 97 (13.59%) OOP
4 97 (13.59%) Software Engineering
5 96 (13.45%) Web Development
6 87 (12.18%) OO
6 87 (12.18%) Scrum
7 81 (11.34%) TDD
8 66 (9.24%) Open Source
9 60 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (7.28%) Mathematics
11 50 (7.00%) High Availability
12 34 (4.76%) E-Commerce
12 34 (4.76%) Kanban
13 33 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
14 32 (4.48%) ITIL
15 30 (4.20%) Analytics
15 30 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
15 30 (4.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 286 (40.06%) JavaScript
2 242 (33.89%) PHP
3 208 (29.13%) SQL
4 176 (24.65%) Python
5 174 (24.37%) Java
6 120 (16.81%) Bash Shell
7 80 (11.20%) Perl
8 70 (9.80%) Shell Script
9 58 (8.12%) C++
10 56 (7.84%) Ruby
11 42 (5.88%) PowerShell
12 38 (5.32%) C#
13 28 (3.92%) PHP 5
13 28 (3.92%) XPath
14 19 (2.66%) PL/SQL
15 18 (2.52%) PHP 7
16 15 (2.10%) ES6
17 14 (1.96%) AWK
17 14 (1.96%) C
17 14 (1.96%) sed
Qualifications
1 138 (19.33%) Degree
2 62 (8.68%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (6.86%) CCNP
4 35 (4.90%) CCNA
5 28 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (3.08%) CCSP
7 19 (2.66%) ISEB
8 18 (2.52%) RHCE
9 16 (2.24%) Security Cleared
10 14 (1.96%) CCDA
10 14 (1.96%) CCIP
10 14 (1.96%) ISTQB
10 14 (1.96%) RHCA
11 13 (1.82%) MCSE
12 12 (1.68%) CCDP
12 12 (1.68%) SC Cleared
13 10 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 10 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (1.26%) RHCSA
15 8 (1.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.04%) QA
2 21 (2.94%) SLA
3 12 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.54%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.56%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.42%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.14%) GAAP
9 1 (0.14%) MiFID
9 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 77 (10.78%) Docker
1 77 (10.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (9.66%) Active Directory
3 32 (4.48%) vSphere
4 25 (3.50%) NFS
5 14 (1.96%) Snort
6 11 (1.54%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.40%) XenApp
8 9 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.12%) iptables
10 6 (0.84%) HDFS
10 6 (0.84%) Postfix
10 6 (0.84%) vCloud
10 6 (0.84%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.70%) Samba
11 5 (0.70%) Squid
11 5 (0.70%) Xen
11 5 (0.70%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
2 45 (6.30%) Puppet
3 30 (4.20%) Ansible
4 21 (2.94%) Nagios
5 13 (1.82%) logstash
6 9 (1.26%) Kubernetes
7 8 (1.12%) Control-M
7 8 (1.12%) OSSEC
8 7 (0.98%) Kibana
9 6 (0.84%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.84%) Packer
10 5 (0.70%) Graylog
10 5 (0.70%) Nmap
11 4 (0.56%) Cacti
11 4 (0.56%) FortiGate
11 4 (0.56%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.56%) SCOM
11 4 (0.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 4 (0.56%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 107 (14.99%) Microsoft
2 90 (12.61%) VMware
3 86 (12.04%) Cisco
4 84 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 66 (9.24%) Oracle
6 44 (6.16%) Zend
7 33 (4.62%) F5
7 33 (4.62%) Google
8 25 (3.50%) HP
9 22 (3.08%) Adobe
9 22 (3.08%) Tableau
10 17 (2.38%) SAP
11 16 (2.24%) Citrix
12 15 (2.10%) Juniper
12 15 (2.10%) NetApp
13 13 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
14 12 (1.68%) IBM
14 12 (1.68%) Intel Security
15 11 (1.54%) Cadence
15 11 (1.54%) CheckPoint
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onezeero.
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Great package
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
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Salary: + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified 10% Annual Bonus, Contributory Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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North West London
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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West London
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Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum
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Westerham, Kent
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
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Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + full benefits (incl bupa, gym etc)
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Richmond, Surrey
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
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Bristol, Avon
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East London
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