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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Consultant
Rank 896 920 921
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 19 36 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.033% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.034% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 46
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £51,670 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +29.72%

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
92774 105028 112463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 78073 87099 90668
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 2016 within the UK.

Linux Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux Consultant
Top 17 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 27 August 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 +39 19 £50,000 -16.66% 7
London +36 10 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Yorkshire +35 5 £55,000 +37.50%
South Yorkshire - 2 £57,500 -
City of London +60 1 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Berkshire +13 1 £31,000 -48.33% 1
South East +9 1 £31,000 -48.33% 3
South West -2 1 £55,000 -21.42%
North West - 1 £50,000 - 1
Hayes - 1 £80,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £55,000 -
Swindon - 1 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £25,000 -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 - 1

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (48.89%) Unix
3 18 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 15 (33.33%) DevOps
5 14 (31.11%) Python
6 13 (28.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (28.89%) Bash Shell
7 12 (26.67%) Oracle
7 12 (26.67%) Perl
8 11 (24.44%) Java
8 11 (24.44%) Windows
8 11 (24.44%) VMware
8 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (24.44%) Puppet
8 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
9 10 (22.22%) SQL
9 10 (22.22%) C
9 10 (22.22%) C++
10 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
11 8 (17.78%) High Availability
11 8 (17.78%) CentOS
11 8 (17.78%) Banking
11 8 (17.78%) Finance
12 7 (15.56%) Back Office
12 7 (15.56%) Investment Banking
12 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (15.56%) Middleware
12 7 (15.56%) ITIL
12 7 (15.56%) Solaris
12 7 (15.56%) MongoDB

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 5 (11.11%) MQSeries
1 5 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) SaaS
2 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
1 6 (13.33%) Network Security
2 4 (8.89%) LDAP
3 2 (4.44%) DLNA
3 2 (4.44%) UPnP
4 1 (2.22%) DNS
4 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
2 5 (11.11%) MySQL
2 5 (11.11%) Redis
3 2 (4.44%) Big Data
3 2 (4.44%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.22%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.22%) CMake
3 1 (2.22%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.22%) MSI
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 8 (17.78%) Banking
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Back Office
2 7 (15.56%) Investment Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Law
4 5 (11.11%) Private Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Electronics
5 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.44%) Front Office
5 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.22%) Automotive
6 1 (2.22%) Games
6 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) Middleware
2 5 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.44%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (4.44%) LAMP
3 2 (4.44%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.56%) Fintech
3 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.44%) Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) Digital TV
4 2 (4.44%) IPTV
4 2 (4.44%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (4.44%) STB
4 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.22%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (48.89%) Unix
3 13 (28.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (24.44%) Windows
5 8 (17.78%) CentOS
6 7 (15.56%) Solaris
7 6 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (8.89%) Ubuntu
9 3 (6.67%) Debian
10 2 (4.44%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (2.22%) AIX
11 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) DevOps
2 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.78%) High Availability
4 7 (15.56%) ITIL
5 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.33%) Project Management
6 5 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 5 (11.11%) Wealth Management
7 4 (8.89%) Build Automation
7 4 (8.89%) ETL
7 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.89%) Open Source
7 4 (8.89%) Software Deployment
7 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.89%) Use Case
8 2 (4.44%) Analytics
8 2 (4.44%) Data Analytics
8 2 (4.44%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 14 (31.11%) Python
3 13 (28.89%) Bash Shell
4 12 (26.67%) Perl
5 11 (24.44%) Java
6 10 (22.22%) C
6 10 (22.22%) C++
6 10 (22.22%) SQL
7 6 (13.33%) Ruby
8 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
9 3 (6.67%) PHP
9 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.44%) Lua
11 1 (2.22%) C#
11 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) RHCSA
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.44%) RHCE
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.22%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) HL7
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.22%) Docker
4 1 (2.22%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Puppet
2 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.11%) Cobbler
4 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (8.89%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.44%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.22%) Ansible
6 1 (2.22%) Graphite
6 1 (2.22%) logstash
6 1 (2.22%) Nagios
6 1 (2.22%) Salt
6 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle
2 11 (24.44%) VMware
3 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (13.33%) Splunk
5 5 (11.11%) F5
5 5 (11.11%) IBM
5 5 (11.11%) Juniper
6 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.44%) SAP
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco
8 1 (2.22%) Citrix
8 1 (2.22%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.22%) RightScale
8 1 (2.22%) SaltStack
8 1 (2.22%) Symantec
8 1 (2.22%) Veritas
UK
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: £50k + Bonus + Great Benefits, 29 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £0000.00 - £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £56,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago