Period
to 3 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months to 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 224 277 250
Rank change year-on-year +53 -27 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux Command Line 20 18 64
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.23% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.55% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 49
Median annual salary £49,362 £70,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.48% +100.00% -2.78%
10th Percentile £44,426 £26,520 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,600 £70,000 £56,200
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +17.65%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,361 3,291 3,560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.81% 41.53% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,835 2,235 2,541
Median annual salary £45,750 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.78% +8.13% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Linux Command Line as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in the West Midlands

Linux Command Line
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Linux Command Line in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Linux Command Line in the West Midlands

Linux Command Line
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Linux Command Line in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Linux Command Line in the West Midlands

Linux Command Line
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 3 April 2020. 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
Coventry +38 16 £49,362 - 3
Birmingham +37 3 £45,000 -35.71% 4
Shropshire +25 1 £35,000 -
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) Internet
3 12 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 10 (50.00%) Coaching
4 10 (50.00%) High Availability
4 10 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (50.00%) IBM
4 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 10 (50.00%) Cognos
4 10 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (50.00%) IIS
5 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) Unix
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) Python
6 6 (30.00%) AWS
6 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (30.00%) JIRA
6 6 (30.00%) Artifactory
6 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (30.00%) Confluence
6 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (30.00%) SonarQube
6 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery

Linux Command Line
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (30.00%) Confluence
3 2 (10.00%) CMS
3 2 (10.00%) Drupal
3 2 (10.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) AWS
2 2 (10.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) BGP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) OSPF
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) DataStage
3 1 (5.00%) IBM PureData
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Artifactory
2 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) JIRA
2 6 (30.00%) SonarQube
3 3 (15.00%) PHPUnit
4 2 (10.00%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
1 10 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 10 (50.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
1 10 (50.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
1 10 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Lead DevOps
2 6 (30.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) Laravel
1 3 (15.00%) Vue.js
2 2 (10.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) React
2 2 (10.00%) REST
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) Symfony
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) XHTML
2 2 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) XML-RPC
3 1 (5.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) Doctrine
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Unix
4 2 (10.00%) Android
4 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 10 (50.00%) Coaching
2 10 (50.00%) High Availability
2 10 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) DevOps
4 6 (30.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 6 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (30.00%) SDLC
4 6 (30.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Android Development
5 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.00%) Microservices
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Python
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Ansible
1 6 (30.00%) Packer
1 6 (30.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cognos
1 10 (50.00%) IBM
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Netezza