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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Consultant
Rank 632 665 600
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 4 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.028% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.030% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 8
Average salary £75,000 £51,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.63% +14.44%
UK excluding London average salary £38,775 £52,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-26.14% +20.68%
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
40926 47115 41254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.48% 93.82% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34602 39460 34719
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +46 1 - - 1
Linux Consultant
England

Linux Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) NFS
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Sun
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) NetApp
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (57.14%) NAS
5 3 (42.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (42.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 3 (42.86%) Puppet
5 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (42.86%) IBM
5 3 (42.86%) Dell
5 3 (42.86%) EMC
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) AIX
5 3 (42.86%) Python

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) NAS
3 3 (42.86%) LDAP
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) FTP
3 3 (42.86%) SSH
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) CLARiiON
2 3 (42.86%) Symmetrix
2 3 (42.86%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) NFS
2 3 (42.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Sun
1 6 (85.71%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) NetApp
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) Dell
4 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 3 (42.86%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) Brocade
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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