The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Consultant
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.12%
Linux Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1037 1101 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.44% 97.95% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 922 951 873
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Linux Consultant Salary Trend in Kent

Linux Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) HACMP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) HACMP
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat