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 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
UK
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 465 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 467 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 381 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - -

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 35168 41523 44748
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.40% 42.18% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28044 33730 35476
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 £30,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 454 £45,000 - 68
London - 190 £53,750 - 36
South East - 69 £50,000 - 9
Yorkshire - 50 £42,500 - 5
West Yorkshire - 40 £45,000 - 4
West Midlands - 38 £36,000 - 3
South West - 37 £37,500 - 4
City of London - 36 £40,250 - 7
North West - 28 £45,000 - 5
Berkshire - 23 £53,250 - 2
Manchester - 23 £42,500 - 4
East Midlands - 20 £50,000 - 2
Leeds - 19 £51,500 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 18 £50,000 - 1
Surrey - 16 £50,000 -
Bradford - 16 £29,500 - 2
Reading - 15 £47,500 - 1
East of England - 14 £28,000 - 3
Cornwall - 13 £45,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 13 £36,000 - 1
Swindon - 13 £36,000 -
Oxfordshire - 12 £36,000 - 3
Nottingham - 12 £50,000 - 1
Oxford - 11 £36,000 - 2
Solihull - 11 £36,000 -
Warwickshire - 10 £22,500 -
Scotland - 10 £35,000 - 7
Birmingham - 9 £33,500 - 1
Hampshire - 8 £45,000 - 2
Dorking - 8 £41,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 726 (93.20%) Linux
2 309 (39.67%) JavaScript
3 266 (34.15%) MySQL
4 261 (33.50%) PHP
5 256 (32.86%) HTML
5 256 (32.86%) CSS
6 251 (32.22%) Git (software)
7 226 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
8 213 (27.34%) SQL
9 211 (27.09%) Java
10 186 (23.88%) Unix
11 173 (22.21%) Python
12 160 (20.54%) Amazon AWS
13 158 (20.28%) Windows
14 152 (19.51%) DevOps
15 136 (17.46%) LAMP
15 136 (17.46%) Apache
16 134 (17.20%) Finance
17 133 (17.07%) HTML5
18 130 (16.69%) Bash Shell
19 129 (16.56%) Degree
20 126 (16.17%) Docker
21 123 (15.79%) MVC
22 117 (15.02%) Scrum
23 109 (13.99%) TDD
24 105 (13.48%) OOP
25 103 (13.22%) Web Development
26 102 (13.09%) jQuery
26 102 (13.09%) Firewall
27 101 (12.97%) 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
1 136 (17.46%) Apache
2 46 (5.91%) nginx
2 46 (5.91%) Tomcat
3 42 (5.39%) Elasticsearch
4 40 (5.13%) WordPress
5 30 (3.85%) CMS
6 28 (3.59%) Confluence
7 26 (3.34%) Drupal
8 24 (3.08%) JBoss
9 19 (2.44%) OpenStack
10 17 (2.18%) IIS
10 17 (2.18%) WebLogic
11 14 (1.80%) Ethereum
11 14 (1.80%) Hyperledger
11 14 (1.80%) WebSphere
12 12 (1.54%) Moodle
12 12 (1.54%) Traefik
13 11 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
14 10 (1.28%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (2.05%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.26%) InDesign
10 1 (0.13%) GIMP
10 1 (0.13%) Inkscape
Business Applications
1 13 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.90%) RMDS
4 5 (0.64%) Magento
5 2 (0.26%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (0.26%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.13%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 160 (20.54%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (8.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (8.09%) GitHub
4 30 (3.85%) Amazon S3
5 27 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (2.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 20 (2.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 17 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (1.41%) Office 365
10 11 (1.41%) PaaS
11 7 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (0.77%) SaaS
12 6 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.64%) Heroku
13 5 (0.64%) IaaS
14 4 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.51%) Route 53
15 3 (0.39%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 102 (13.09%) Firewall
2 79 (10.14%) DNS
3 77 (9.88%) TCP/IP
4 54 (6.93%) HTTP
5 50 (6.42%) VLAN
6 46 (5.91%) VoIP
7 43 (5.52%) SSH
7 43 (5.52%) WAN
8 42 (5.39%) Cisco IOS
8 42 (5.39%) OSPF
9 40 (5.13%) MPLS
10 38 (4.88%) SAN
11 37 (4.75%) BGP
12 34 (4.36%) Cisco ASA
13 32 (4.11%) Spanning Tree
14 31 (3.98%) VPN
15 30 (3.85%) DHCP
15 30 (3.85%) Internet
16 29 (3.72%) SSL
17 21 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (34.15%) MySQL
2 77 (9.88%) NoSQL
3 63 (8.09%) PostgreSQL
4 61 (7.83%) SQL Server
5 60 (7.70%) Relational Database
6 43 (5.52%) MongoDB
7 40 (5.13%) Redis
8 33 (4.24%) Hadoop
9 28 (3.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 28 (3.59%) Blockchain
10 27 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (3.34%) Big Data
12 24 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
13 20 (2.57%) RDBMS
14 18 (2.31%) MariaDB
14 18 (2.31%) Oracle Database
15 12 (1.54%) Amazon Redshift
16 11 (1.41%) Bigtable
16 11 (1.41%) HBase
17 10 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 251 (32.22%) Git (software)
2 99 (12.71%) Jenkins
3 79 (10.14%) Subversion
4 63 (8.09%) JIRA
5 34 (4.36%) Vagrant
6 33 (4.24%) Maven
6 33 (4.24%) webpack
7 30 (3.85%) gulp
8 28 (3.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 27 (3.47%) TeamCity
10 25 (3.21%) GitLab
11 19 (2.44%) JUnit
12 18 (2.31%) PhantomJS
13 16 (2.05%) Babel
13 16 (2.05%) Cucumber
14 15 (1.93%) Bitbucket
14 15 (1.93%) PHPUnit
15 13 (1.67%) Ant
16 12 (1.54%) Grunt
17 11 (1.41%) Gradle
General
1 134 (17.20%) Finance
2 60 (7.70%) Marketing
3 52 (6.68%) Retail
4 44 (5.65%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.72%) Games
6 24 (3.08%) Electronics
6 24 (3.08%) Manufacturing
7 21 (2.70%) Banking
8 15 (1.93%) Back Office
8 15 (1.93%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.80%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.80%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.16%) Advertising
10 9 (1.16%) Publishing
11 2 (0.26%) French Language
11 2 (0.26%) Front Office
11 2 (0.26%) German Language
11 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 345 (44.29%) Developer
2 142 (18.23%) PHP Developer
3 99 (12.71%) Senior Developer
4 62 (7.96%) Analyst
5 53 (6.80%) Administrator
6 52 (6.68%) DevOps Engineer
7 49 (6.29%) Java Developer
7 49 (6.29%) Network Engineer
8 47 (6.03%) Senior PHP Developer
9 45 (5.78%) Web Developer
10 41 (5.26%) Software Developer
10 41 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
11 39 (5.01%) Linux Engineer
12 38 (4.88%) Software Engineer
13 35 (4.49%) Support Engineer
14 31 (3.98%) Linux Administrator
15 30 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
16 25 (3.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 25 (3.21%) Support Analyst
17 24 (3.08%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (32.86%) CSS
1 256 (32.86%) HTML
2 136 (17.46%) LAMP
3 133 (17.07%) HTML5
4 102 (13.09%) jQuery
5 96 (12.32%) AngularJS
6 85 (10.91%) CSS3
7 68 (8.73%) Node.js
7 68 (8.73%) React
8 67 (8.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 63 (8.09%) Symfony
9 63 (8.09%) XML
10 61 (7.83%) LEMP Stack
10 61 (7.83%) REST
11 60 (7.70%) Laravel
11 60 (7.70%) Web Services
12 55 (7.06%) JSON
13 52 (6.68%) Sass
14 43 (5.52%) Spring
15 41 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 101 (12.97%) Computer Science
2 71 (9.11%) Data Centre
3 70 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (3.59%) User Experience
5 27 (3.47%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.70%) Algorithms
6 21 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (2.70%) Fintech
7 15 (1.93%) Fixed Income
7 15 (1.93%) PKI
8 14 (1.80%) Hedge funds
9 13 (1.67%) Replication
10 12 (1.54%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.54%) Equities
11 10 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (1.16%) Virtual Team
13 7 (0.90%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.90%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.77%) Animation
14 6 (0.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 726 (93.20%) Linux
2 186 (23.88%) Unix
3 158 (20.28%) Windows
4 82 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 78 (10.01%) CentOS
6 58 (7.45%) Mac OS X
7 52 (6.68%) Ubuntu
8 45 (5.78%) Windows Server
9 24 (3.08%) Debian
9 24 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (2.31%) Windows 7
12 17 (2.18%) Android
13 15 (1.93%) HPUX
14 14 (1.80%) Apple iOS
15 13 (1.67%) Solaris
16 12 (1.54%) AIX
16 12 (1.54%) Kali Linux
17 6 (0.77%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.77%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (19.51%) DevOps
3 123 (15.79%) MVC
4 117 (15.02%) Scrum
5 109 (13.99%) TDD
6 105 (13.48%) OOP
7 103 (13.22%) Web Development
8 98 (12.58%) Software Engineering
9 93 (11.94%) OO
9 93 (11.94%) Open Source
10 83 (10.65%) Continuous Integration
11 62 (7.96%) Test Automation
12 61 (7.83%) E-Commerce
13 51 (6.55%) High Availability
14 50 (6.42%) Unit Testing
15 46 (5.91%) Kanban
16 44 (5.65%) Configuration Management
17 43 (5.52%) Microservices
18 39 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
18 39 (5.01%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 309 (39.67%) JavaScript
2 261 (33.50%) PHP
3 213 (27.34%) SQL
4 211 (27.09%) Java
5 173 (22.21%) Python
6 130 (16.69%) Bash Shell
7 81 (10.40%) Shell Script
8 68 (8.73%) Perl
8 68 (8.73%) Ruby
9 34 (4.36%) PowerShell
10 33 (4.24%) C#
11 31 (3.98%) C++
12 27 (3.47%) ES6
12 27 (3.47%) XPath
13 25 (3.21%) PL/SQL
14 23 (2.95%) PHP 5
14 23 (2.95%) PHP 7
15 22 (2.82%) Go
16 16 (2.05%) AWK
17 13 (1.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 129 (16.56%) Degree
2 68 (8.73%) Cisco Certification
3 59 (7.57%) CCNP
4 34 (4.36%) CCSP
5 28 (3.59%) CCNA
6 19 (2.44%) CCDA
6 19 (2.44%) CCDP
6 19 (2.44%) CCIP
7 15 (1.93%) CESG Certified Professional
7 15 (1.93%) RHCE
8 14 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (1.67%) ISEB
9 13 (1.67%) Security Cleared
10 11 (1.41%) ISTQB
10 11 (1.41%) RHCSA
11 10 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (1.03%) MCSE
12 8 (1.03%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.90%) MCSA
13 7 (0.90%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.32%) QA
2 20 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (2.44%) PCI DSS
4 16 (2.05%) SLA
5 4 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.51%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.13%) GCP
7 1 (0.13%) MiFID
7 1 (0.13%) PMO
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 126 (16.17%) Docker
2 61 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (7.32%) Active Directory
4 21 (2.70%) Snort
5 19 (2.44%) NFS
6 17 (2.18%) vSphere
7 14 (1.80%) HDFS
8 12 (1.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 11 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (1.28%) etcd
11 9 (1.16%) flannel
11 9 (1.16%) pfSense
12 8 (1.03%) Hyper-V
12 8 (1.03%) XenApp
13 6 (0.77%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.51%) Oracle Clusterware
14 4 (0.51%) Xen
15 3 (0.39%) iptables
15 3 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 3 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 82 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 72 (9.24%) Ansible
3 64 (8.22%) Puppet
4 37 (4.75%) Kubernetes
5 18 (2.31%) Nagios
6 16 (2.05%) Consul
7 15 (1.93%) OSSEC
8 11 (1.41%) logstash
8 11 (1.41%) Packer
8 11 (1.41%) Salt
8 11 (1.41%) Terraform
9 9 (1.16%) Control-M
9 9 (1.16%) Sysdig
10 8 (1.03%) vCenter Server
11 7 (0.90%) Hadoop YARN
11 7 (0.90%) Kibana
11 7 (0.90%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.77%) QRadar
12 6 (0.77%) Rancher
13 5 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 100 (12.84%) Microsoft
2 96 (12.32%) Cisco
3 88 (11.30%) Red Hat
4 87 (11.17%) Oracle
5 73 (9.37%) VMware
6 56 (7.19%) Zend
7 38 (4.88%) F5
8 31 (3.98%) Google
9 25 (3.21%) Tableau
10 22 (2.82%) HP
10 22 (2.82%) Juniper
11 20 (2.57%) Adobe
11 20 (2.57%) Atlassian
12 19 (2.44%) McAfee
13 16 (2.05%) LogRhythm
13 16 (2.05%) SAP
14 15 (1.93%) Sourcefire
15 14 (1.80%) Citrix
15 14 (1.80%) Twitter
16 13 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 37k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £33000 - £44000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Great benefits package!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Exclusive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
GK Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum +car +25% comm plan + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Page International
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ITV
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ITV
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SmarTech.co
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago