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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Consultant
UK
Rank 814 911 909
Rank change year-on-year
+97 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 37 31 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.031% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.032% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 41
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £44,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-20.45% -16.19%

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
80972 97334 101928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.31% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67196 81538 83871
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017 within the UK.

Linux Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux Consultant
Top 19 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +92 27 £45,000 -18.18% 2
London +60 18 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Scotland +25 8 £30,000 -33.33%
Edinburgh - 8 £30,000 -
South East +47 2 £78,750 +85.29% 1
Berkshire +35 2 £78,750 +85.29%
West Midlands +31 2 £33,750 -21.51%
Yorkshire +22 2 - -
West Yorkshire +21 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £33,750 -
Leeds - 2 - -
Bedford - 2 £49,250 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £49,250 -
East of England - 2 £49,250 -
Malvern - 1 £22,500 -
Reading - 1 £70,000 -
Worcester - 1 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 92 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (48.91%) Red Hat
3 39 (42.39%) Splunk
4 38 (41.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (30.43%) Data Centre
6 27 (29.35%) Python
7 26 (28.26%) Security Monitoring
8 22 (23.91%) Unix
9 21 (22.83%) Active Directory
9 21 (22.83%) Finance
9 21 (22.83%) DevOps
10 18 (19.57%) CentOS
10 18 (19.57%) Windows
10 18 (19.57%) Java
10 18 (19.57%) Oracle
11 17 (18.48%) Perl
12 16 (17.39%) Law
12 16 (17.39%) XML
13 13 (14.13%) VMware
13 13 (14.13%) Cybersecurity
14 12 (13.04%) JavaScript
15 11 (11.96%) SQL
15 11 (11.96%) Clustering
16 10 (10.87%) Debian
16 10 (10.87%) SAP
16 10 (10.87%) SAP HANA
16 10 (10.87%) Driving Licence
16 10 (10.87%) Ubuntu
17 9 (9.78%) WebSphere
18 8 (8.70%) High Availability

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 9 (9.78%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.43%) JBoss
2 5 (5.43%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.35%) Apache
3 4 (4.35%) MQSeries
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.09%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.09%) IIS
6 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.09%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) FLEXCUBE
1 4 (4.35%) Summit
1 4 (4.35%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.09%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (4.35%) Firewall
1 4 (4.35%) IPsec
1 4 (4.35%) VPN
2 3 (3.26%) SSL
2 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.17%) SAN
4 1 (1.09%) Broadband
4 1 (1.09%) DNS
4 1 (1.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) SAP HANA
2 8 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.43%) DB2
4 5 (5.43%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.17%) MySQL
7 1 (1.09%) Adabas
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.09%) Big Data
7 1 (1.09%) HBase
7 1 (1.09%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.17%) Hudson
3 2 (2.17%) Maven
3 2 (2.17%) Subversion
4 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.09%) GoCD
General
1 21 (22.83%) Finance
2 16 (17.39%) Law
3 8 (8.70%) Legal
4 7 (7.61%) Banking
5 4 (4.35%) Back Office
5 4 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.35%) Private Banking
6 3 (3.26%) Retail
6 3 (3.26%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.26%) Swedish Language
6 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.39%) XML
2 5 (5.43%) HTML
2 5 (5.43%) Middleware
3 4 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (3.26%) Java EE
4 3 (3.26%) JMS
4 3 (3.26%) Spring
4 3 (3.26%) Web Services
5 2 (2.17%) .NET
5 2 (2.17%) CSS
5 2 (2.17%) JSON
5 2 (2.17%) Node.js
5 2 (2.17%) RESTful
5 2 (2.17%) YAML
6 1 (1.09%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.09%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.96%) Clustering
3 10 (10.87%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.35%) Fintech
5 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.17%) LPAR
7 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (41.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (23.91%) Unix
4 18 (19.57%) CentOS
4 18 (19.57%) Windows
5 10 (10.87%) Debian
5 10 (10.87%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.17%) AIX
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.09%) Solaris
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) Security Monitoring
2 21 (22.83%) DevOps
3 13 (14.13%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (8.70%) High Availability
4 8 (8.70%) Project Management
5 7 (7.61%) ITIL
5 7 (7.61%) Test Scripting
6 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.52%) Mentoring
6 6 (6.52%) Service Management
7 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.43%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.35%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.35%) Investment Management
8 4 (4.35%) OO
8 4 (4.35%) Presales
8 4 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.35%) UML
8 4 (4.35%) Wealth Management
9 3 (3.26%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.35%) Python
2 18 (19.57%) Java
3 17 (18.48%) Perl
4 12 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.96%) SQL
6 8 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 7 (7.61%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.43%) C
8 5 (5.43%) C++
8 5 (5.43%) PHP
8 5 (5.43%) Ruby
9 4 (4.35%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.17%) Jython
11 1 (1.09%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.09%) C#
11 1 (1.09%) COBOL
11 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.17%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.09%) LPIC
4 1 (1.09%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (22.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.35%) Docker
3 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.17%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.09%) HDFS
5 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Puppet
2 6 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.43%) Ansible
4 3 (3.26%) SELinux
4 3 (3.26%) Terraform
5 1 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) Graphite
5 1 (1.09%) Kibana
5 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.09%) Linux-HA
5 1 (1.09%) logstash
5 1 (1.09%) Nagios
5 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 45 (48.91%) Red Hat
2 39 (42.39%) Splunk
3 18 (19.57%) Oracle
4 13 (14.13%) VMware
5 10 (10.87%) SAP
6 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 5 (5.43%) Hitachi
8 4 (4.35%) Avaloq
8 4 (4.35%) Bloomberg
8 4 (4.35%) Charles River
8 4 (4.35%) Cisco
8 4 (4.35%) Fidessa
8 4 (4.35%) IBM
8 4 (4.35%) Murex
8 4 (4.35%) SunGard
8 4 (4.35%) Temenos
8 4 (4.35%) Tradeweb
8 4 (4.35%) Wallstreet Suite
9 2 (2.17%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.17%) SaltStack
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