The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Linux Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Consultant
Rank 194 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.13% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
Linux Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3689 3732 3921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.26% 96.78% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3140 3096 3282
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Linux Consultant in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Linux Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Linux Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (62.50%) RHCSA
2 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 5 (62.50%) Build Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 5 (62.50%) Hitachi
2 5 (62.50%) LDAP
2 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (25.00%) Kernel Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas
3 2 (25.00%) Perl

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LDAP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (62.50%) Build Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) Kernel Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (62.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) Hitachi
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas