The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Consultant
Rank - 219 225
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.036% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.039% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £40,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5222 5161 5583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.57% 93.23% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3693 4093 4706
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Consultant
South East

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Consultant in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Linux Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Linux Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Linux Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) SUSE
4 3 (50.00%) Debian
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) FreeBSD
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) RHCE
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (33.33%) Product Management
5 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (33.33%) SMTP
5 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Linux Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) Grid Computing
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) SUSE
3 3 (50.00%) Debian
3 3 (50.00%) FreeBSD
3 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) HPUX
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) EMC