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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Consultant
Rank 881 893 861
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 28 36 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.036% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.038% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 53
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £47,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.79%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 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
London +2 14 £55,000 +3.28% 1
South East +13 8 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £53,500 -
North West +26 2 £50,000 +2.56%
West Midlands -14 1 £43,000 -21.81% 1
Linux Consultant
UK

Linux Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (50.00%) Unix
3 23 (46.00%) Windows
4 20 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 20 (40.00%) Java
5 18 (36.00%) Oracle
6 17 (34.00%) Finance
7 16 (32.00%) SQL
8 13 (26.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 10 (20.00%) JBoss
10 10 (20.00%) Solaris
10 10 (20.00%) Banking
10 10 (20.00%) Puppet
10 10 (20.00%) Ansible
10 10 (20.00%) DevOps
11 9 (18.00%) Java EE
11 9 (18.00%) Python
12 8 (16.00%) WebLogic
12 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
12 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
12 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
12 8 (16.00%) CentOS
12 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
13 7 (14.00%) International Banking
13 7 (14.00%) Credit Risk
13 7 (14.00%) Risk Assessment
13 7 (14.00%) J2EE

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 10 (20.00%) JBoss
2 8 (16.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (14.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (10.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) CloudStack
5 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) DB2
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) Bugzilla
4 2 (4.00%) JIRA
4 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Banking
3 7 (14.00%) International Banking
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) Online Betting
6 1 (2.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) Java EE
2 7 (14.00%) J2EE
3 5 (10.00%) XML
3 5 (10.00%) XSLT
4 3 (6.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.00%) Credit Risk
3 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.00%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (50.00%) Unix
3 23 (46.00%) Windows
4 13 (26.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (20.00%) Solaris
6 8 (16.00%) CentOS
7 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (12.00%) AIX
8 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (6.00%) Android
10 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
11 2 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (4.00%) SUSE
11 2 (4.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) DevOps
2 7 (14.00%) Risk Assessment
2 7 (14.00%) SOA
3 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL
5 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.00%) Build Automation
6 2 (4.00%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.00%) Facilities Management
6 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.00%) Presales
6 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.00%) Time Management
6 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) Java
2 16 (32.00%) SQL
3 9 (18.00%) Python
4 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.00%) Ruby
6 3 (6.00%) C#
6 3 (6.00%) C++
7 2 (4.00%) Perl
7 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) RHCE
2 1 (2.00%) RHCSA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) vSphere
2 4 (8.00%) Postfix
2 4 (8.00%) vCloud
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.00%) NFS
4 2 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.00%) KVM
5 1 (2.00%) Xen
5 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) Ansible
1 10 (20.00%) Puppet
2 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.00%) yum
4 1 (2.00%) Salt
4 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 18 (36.00%) Oracle
3 7 (14.00%) Sybase
4 5 (10.00%) IBM
4 5 (10.00%) VMware
5 4 (8.00%) NetApp
5 4 (8.00%) Veritas
6 3 (6.00%) HP
6 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco
7 2 (4.00%) Perforce
7 2 (4.00%) Rally
7 2 (4.00%) Sun
8 1 (2.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.00%) ATG
8 1 (2.00%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (2.00%) F5
8 1 (2.00%) Juniper
8 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
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