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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Consultant
Rank 181 180 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.050% 0.074% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.078% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3792 3851 3665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.54% 94.97% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3131 3341 3233
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Consultant
North West

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Linux Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

Linux Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) SaltStack
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Splunk
4 1 (25.00%) Redis
4 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (25.00%) logstash
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) YUM
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Fedora
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (25.00%) logstash
2 1 (25.00%) YUM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle