The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Consultant
Rank 120 113 137
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.066% 0.35% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.36% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +21.95%
Linux Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1440 1677 1924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.30% 97.78% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1439 1776
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Linux Consultant Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Linux Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) FCoE
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) FCoE
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware