The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Consultant
Rank - 241 283
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.070% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.073% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £37,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.17%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -15.00%
Linux Consultant
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 East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7480 6805 8653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.12% 95.11% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6150 5834 7354
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Linux Consultant Salary Trend in the East of England

Linux Consultant
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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