The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Consultant
Rank - 130 161
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.14% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.11%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £44,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-10.22% -4.86%
Linux Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2319 2098 2875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.79% 95.49% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1842 1822 2520
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,041
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Consultant Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux Consultant
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware