The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Consultant
Rank 221 206 211
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.11% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.12% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +4.70%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5806 4980 5350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.22% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4811 4331 4729
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Consultant
England

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Linux Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Linux Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Bristol - 1 £60,000 -
Linux Consultant
England

Linux Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Fedora
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) YUM
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Fedora
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) YUM
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (50.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (50.00%) SaltStack