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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Consultant
Rank 626 620 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.019% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.020% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £56,250 £51,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.22% -
UK excluding London average salary - £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.52%
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
41652 44041 41257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.51% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35598 36801 34617
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) NFS
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Sun
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) SSH
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) EMC VNX
4 3 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) CLARiiON
4 3 (50.00%) Symmetrix
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Migration

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) SSH
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) FTP
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 3 (50.00%) Symmetrix
2 3 (50.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (16.67%) HACMP
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCDP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) NFS
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Sun
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas
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