The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 April 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 Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Consultant
Rank 87 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 1 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.11% 1.02% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 1.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.17%
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
870 935 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.25% 95.51% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 774 818 925
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Linux Consultant
South West

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Linux Consultant Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Linux Consultant
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco