The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Consultant
Rank 631 633 638
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 14 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.048% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.050% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 13
Average salary £55,000 £53,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.28% -14.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £51,500 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £78,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £47,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.79%
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Linux Consultant Salary Trend in London

Linux Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Linux Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Linux Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Java
3 13 (59.09%) Finance
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 12 (54.55%) Windows
5 11 (50.00%) Unix
6 10 (45.45%) Banking
7 9 (40.91%) JBoss
7 9 (40.91%) Java EE
8 8 (36.36%) WebSphere
8 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
8 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
8 8 (36.36%) Oracle
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
9 7 (31.82%) Sybase
9 7 (31.82%) J2EE
9 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (31.82%) SOA
9 7 (31.82%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (31.82%) International Banking
9 7 (31.82%) Credit Risk
9 7 (31.82%) DevOps
10 6 (27.27%) Puppet
11 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (22.73%) XML
11 5 (22.73%) XSLT
12 4 (18.18%) Python
12 4 (18.18%) Ansible
12 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 9 (40.91%) JBoss
2 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 8 (36.36%) WebSphere
3 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) CloudStack
4 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
2 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) Bugzilla
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Banking
3 7 (31.82%) International Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
5 2 (9.09%) Online Betting
6 1 (4.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) Java EE
2 7 (31.82%) J2EE
3 5 (22.73%) XML
3 5 (22.73%) XSLT
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 7 (31.82%) Credit Risk
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) CentOS
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps
1 7 (31.82%) Risk Assessment
1 7 (31.82%) SOA
2 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Build Automation
4 2 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) OWASP
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Presales
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby
5 2 (9.09%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
1 1 (4.55%) Xen
1 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (18.18%) Ansible
4 2 (9.09%) yum
5 1 (4.55%) Cobbler
5 1 (4.55%) Terraform
5 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Sybase
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Perforce
4 2 (9.09%) Rally
5 1 (4.55%) ATG
5 1 (4.55%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft