The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Consultant
Rank 879 878 926
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 30 66 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.063% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.065% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 28 60 44
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,855 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
Linux Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93119 101042 107544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.53% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 79018 83306 88027
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Linux Consultant Salary Trend in England

Linux Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Linux Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Linux Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +11 9 £90,000 +63.63% 1
London -14 9 £80,000 +45.45%
Yorkshire - 4 £42,500 -
North West +27 3 £45,000 +80.00%
East Midlands +15 3 £42,500 +8.97%
East of England +9 1 £60,000 +54.73% 1
North East - 1 £50,000 -
Linux Consultant
UK

Linux Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the 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 59 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (57.63%) Unix
3 20 (33.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (32.20%) Windows
5 17 (28.81%) Shell Script
5 17 (28.81%) Java
5 17 (28.81%) Oracle
5 17 (28.81%) Puppet
5 17 (28.81%) DevOps
6 16 (27.12%) Red Hat
6 16 (27.12%) Finance
7 15 (25.42%) Python
8 13 (22.03%) VMware
8 13 (22.03%) CentOS
9 12 (20.34%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (20.34%) Solaris
9 12 (20.34%) SQL
9 12 (20.34%) Configuration Management
10 11 (18.64%) Jenkins
10 11 (18.64%) Bash Shell
11 10 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
12 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
12 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (15.25%) Banking
13 8 (13.56%) Firewall
13 8 (13.56%) Ruby
13 8 (13.56%) JBoss
13 8 (13.56%) TeamCity
13 8 (13.56%) SaaS

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the 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 8 (13.56%) JBoss
2 7 (11.86%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.86%) WebSphere
3 6 (10.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (6.78%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (13.56%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) Firewall
2 7 (11.86%) Network Security
3 3 (5.08%) LDAP
4 2 (3.39%) SAN
5 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
1 7 (11.86%) Redis
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) DB2
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.39%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
3 8 (13.56%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.39%) Subversion
5 1 (1.69%) AdminStudio
5 1 (1.69%) CMake
5 1 (1.69%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.69%) MSI
5 1 (1.69%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Banking
3 6 (10.17%) International Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.69%) Automotive
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.69%) Front Office
5 1 (1.69%) Games
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) J2EE
1 6 (10.17%) Java EE
2 4 (6.78%) XML
3 3 (5.08%) XSLT
4 1 (1.69%) .NET
4 1 (1.69%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.17%) Credit Risk
3 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Fintech
5 1 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (57.63%) Unix
3 20 (33.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (32.20%) Windows
5 13 (22.03%) CentOS
6 12 (20.34%) Solaris
7 5 (8.47%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (5.08%) AIX
8 3 (5.08%) Android
8 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.39%) Debian
9 2 (3.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
9 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.69%) SUSE
10 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) DevOps
2 12 (20.34%) Configuration Management
3 7 (11.86%) High Availability
4 6 (10.17%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (10.17%) SOA
5 5 (8.47%) Build Automation
5 5 (8.47%) Software Deployment
5 5 (8.47%) Use Case
6 4 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.78%) ETL
6 4 (6.78%) ITIL
7 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.08%) Open Source
8 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.39%) Presales
8 2 (3.39%) Scrum
8 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.69%) Data Security
9 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) Java
1 17 (28.81%) Shell Script
2 15 (25.42%) Python
3 12 (20.34%) SQL
4 11 (18.64%) Bash Shell
5 8 (13.56%) Ruby
6 5 (8.47%) C++
6 5 (8.47%) Perl
7 4 (6.78%) C#
8 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.39%) C
10 1 (1.69%) Lua
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (5.08%) RHCSA
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (5.08%) Postfix
3 3 (5.08%) vCloud
3 3 (5.08%) vSphere
4 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.69%) Docker
5 1 (1.69%) NFS
5 1 (1.69%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.69%) Xen
5 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (28.81%) Puppet
2 12 (20.34%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (13.56%) Cobbler
4 7 (11.86%) Ansible
5 5 (8.47%) Tivoli
6 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.69%) Salt
7 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Oracle
2 16 (27.12%) Red Hat
3 13 (22.03%) VMware
4 7 (11.86%) F5
4 7 (11.86%) Juniper
5 6 (10.17%) Sybase
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco
6 2 (3.39%) HP
6 2 (3.39%) IBM
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.39%) SAP
6 2 (3.39%) Sun
6 2 (3.39%) Veritas
7 1 (1.69%) ATG
7 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix
7 1 (1.69%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (1.69%) NetApp
7 1 (1.69%) Splunk
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