The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Consultant
Rank 442 466 457
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 9 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.042% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.043% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 18
Average salary £90,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18697 20699 22804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.77% 96.93% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15911 16566 18209
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Linux Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Linux Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Linux Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Linux Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 7 £90,000 -
Berkshire +12 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £42,500 -
Surrey - 1 £50,000 - 1
Linux Consultant
England

Linux Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Python
3 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 9 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (56.25%) DevOps
4 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) CentOS
4 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
4 9 (56.25%) Puppet
5 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (43.75%) SaaS
6 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (43.75%) MongoDB
6 7 (43.75%) F5
6 7 (43.75%) High Availability
6 7 (43.75%) Redis
6 7 (43.75%) TeamCity
6 7 (43.75%) Network Security
6 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (43.75%) Ruby
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) Juniper
6 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
6 7 (43.75%) Cobbler
7 5 (31.25%) Ansible
8 4 (25.00%) Unix
8 4 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) C#

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (43.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
1 7 (43.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MongoDB
1 7 (43.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
3 7 (43.75%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.25%) AdminStudio
4 1 (6.25%) CMake
4 1 (6.25%) InstallShield
4 1 (6.25%) MSI
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) CentOS
2 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Android
4 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) High Availability
3 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
3 1 (6.25%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Python
2 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (43.75%) Ruby
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) C
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Postfix
2 3 (18.75%) vCloud
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (56.25%) Puppet
2 7 (43.75%) Cobbler
3 5 (31.25%) Ansible
4 1 (6.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) F5
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
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