The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Linux Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Consultant
Rank 829 923 932
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 48 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.033% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.034% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 31
Median salary £48,000 £54,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.52% +14.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,550 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £42,233 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.28% -11.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87588 102541 110850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72774 85459 91721
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Linux Consultant in the job title.

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Linux Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Linux Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Consultant over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 within the UK.

Linux Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux Consultant
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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
England +84 43 £50,000 -9.09% 5
London +76 18 £50,000 -9.09% 3
East Midlands +11 8 - -
Nottinghamshire - 8 - -
South East +64 7 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Scotland +31 5 £35,000 -
Surrey +29 5 £45,000 -18.18%
Leatherhead - 5 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 5 £35,000 -
West Midlands -11 4 £57,500 +33.72%
North West - 4 £50,000 - 1
Manchester - 4 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham -14 3 £57,500 -4.16%
East of England +1 2 £49,250 +23.12%
Bedfordshire - 2 £49,250 -
Bedford - 2 £49,250 -
Newbury - 1 £37,500 -
Oxford - 1 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £37,500 -

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 featuring Linux Consultant in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (53.33%) Red Hat
3 32 (42.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (34.67%) Unix
5 24 (32.00%) Python
5 24 (32.00%) DevOps
6 22 (29.33%) Finance
6 22 (29.33%) Oracle
7 20 (26.67%) Java
7 20 (26.67%) Perl
8 18 (24.00%) CentOS
9 16 (21.33%) Splunk
9 16 (21.33%) Data Centre
9 16 (21.33%) SQL
9 16 (21.33%) Active Directory
10 15 (20.00%) Windows
11 14 (18.67%) Shell Script
11 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (18.67%) WebSphere
12 13 (17.33%) Project Management
13 12 (16.00%) VMware
13 12 (16.00%) Banking
13 12 (16.00%) Middleware
13 12 (16.00%) Bash Shell
14 11 (14.67%) XML
14 11 (14.67%) C
14 11 (14.67%) C++
14 11 (14.67%) Ubuntu
14 11 (14.67%) Law
15 10 (13.33%) Debian

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (18.67%) WebSphere
2 9 (12.00%) MQSeries
3 7 (9.33%) Apache
4 5 (6.67%) JBoss
4 5 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.33%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.33%) IIS
7 1 (1.33%) nginx
7 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) FLEXCUBE
1 4 (5.33%) Summit
1 4 (5.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) Firewall
2 4 (5.33%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (5.33%) IPsec
2 4 (5.33%) VPN
3 3 (4.00%) SSL
3 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.67%) DLNA
4 2 (2.67%) DNS
4 2 (2.67%) LDAP
4 2 (2.67%) SAN
4 2 (2.67%) UPnP
5 1 (1.33%) Broadband
5 1 (1.33%) Internet
5 1 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SAP HANA
2 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.00%) MySQL
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.00%) DB2
6 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.67%) Hudson
3 2 (2.67%) Maven
3 2 (2.67%) Subversion
4 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 22 (29.33%) Finance
2 12 (16.00%) Banking
3 11 (14.67%) Law
4 9 (12.00%) Back Office
4 9 (12.00%) Investment Banking
4 9 (12.00%) Private Banking
5 5 (6.67%) Legal
6 4 (5.33%) Retail
7 3 (4.00%) Retail Banking
7 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.67%) Electronics
9 1 (1.33%) Games
9 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) Middleware
2 11 (14.67%) XML
3 9 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (6.67%) HTML
5 3 (4.00%) Java EE
5 3 (4.00%) JMS
5 3 (4.00%) Spring
6 2 (2.67%) .NET
6 2 (2.67%) CSS
6 2 (2.67%) JSON
6 2 (2.67%) LAMP
6 2 (2.67%) Node.js
6 2 (2.67%) RESTful
6 2 (2.67%) YAML
7 1 (1.33%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.33%) Web Services
7 1 (1.33%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.33%) Fintech
3 8 (10.67%) Clustering
4 5 (6.67%) Driving Licence
5 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.67%) Digital TV
7 2 (2.67%) IPTV
7 2 (2.67%) LPAR
7 2 (2.67%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (2.67%) STB
8 1 (1.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (42.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (34.67%) Unix
4 18 (24.00%) CentOS
5 15 (20.00%) Windows
6 11 (14.67%) Ubuntu
7 10 (13.33%) Debian
8 4 (5.33%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (2.67%) AIX
9 2 (2.67%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (2.67%) Solaris
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) DevOps
2 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (17.33%) Project Management
4 10 (13.33%) ITIL
5 9 (12.00%) High Availability
5 9 (12.00%) Investment Management
5 9 (12.00%) Wealth Management
6 7 (9.33%) Load Balancing
6 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.33%) Test Scripting
7 6 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.00%) Service Management
8 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.33%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.33%) OO
10 3 (4.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 3 (4.00%) Presales
10 3 (4.00%) Regression Testing
10 3 (4.00%) SOA
10 3 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) Python
2 20 (26.67%) Java
2 20 (26.67%) Perl
3 16 (21.33%) SQL
4 14 (18.67%) Shell Script
5 12 (16.00%) Bash Shell
6 11 (14.67%) C
6 11 (14.67%) C++
7 9 (12.00%) PL/SQL
8 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
9 6 (8.00%) PHP
10 4 (5.33%) Ruby
10 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) RHCSA
3 2 (2.67%) RHCE
4 1 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.33%) LPIC
4 1 (1.33%) RHCA
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.33%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (21.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) PowerHA
2 2 (2.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (2.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Docker
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) Puppet
2 5 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.00%) Ansible
3 3 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (4.00%) SELinux
4 2 (2.67%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.33%) Graphite
5 1 (1.33%) Linux-HA
5 1 (1.33%) logstash
5 1 (1.33%) Nagios
5 1 (1.33%) Salt
5 1 (1.33%) Terraform
5 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (53.33%) Red Hat
2 22 (29.33%) Oracle
3 16 (21.33%) Splunk
4 12 (16.00%) VMware
5 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.00%) IBM
6 9 (12.00%) SAP
7 6 (8.00%) Hitachi
8 4 (5.33%) Avaloq
8 4 (5.33%) Bloomberg
8 4 (5.33%) Charles River
8 4 (5.33%) Cisco
8 4 (5.33%) Fidessa
8 4 (5.33%) Murex
8 4 (5.33%) SunGard
8 4 (5.33%) Temenos
8 4 (5.33%) Tradeweb
8 4 (5.33%) Wall Street Systems
9 3 (4.00%) SaltStack
10 2 (2.67%) AppDynamics
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NCC Group
Posted: 12 days ago