The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Consultant
Rank - - 26
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +21.95%
Linux Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
134 129 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 95.04% 88.36% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 101 84 82
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%