The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Linux Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Consultant
Rank 231 - 250
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.053% - 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% - 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Median salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -9.52%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5477 6104 6853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.54% 96.77% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4646 4980 5533
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Linux Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Linux Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 3 £45,000 -
Linux Consultant
England

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North West region featuring Linux Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (60.00%) Build Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) RHCSA
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Build Automation
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (60.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat