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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Consultant
Rank 862 942 941
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 45 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.023% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.024% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 40
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £55,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £70,000 £55,300
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
91484 105195 110265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 87677 89230
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 2016 within the UK.

Linux Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux Consultant
Top 23 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 29 September 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 +82 41 £47,500 -20.83% 3
London +51 16 £46,250 -19.56% 1
South East +54 8 £46,750 -22.08% 1
North West - 6 £50,000 -
Manchester - 6 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +31 5 £55,000 +37.50%
Berkshire +30 4 £34,250 -42.91%
Leatherhead - 4 £47,000 - 1
Surrey - 4 £47,000 - 1
West Midlands -15 3 £57,500 -
Birmingham -22 3 £57,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £25,000 -
Scotland - 3 £35,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £57,500 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
City of London +47 1 £45,000 -35.71%
West Yorkshire +19 1 £55,000 -
Hayes - 1 £80,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £25,000 -
Newbury - 1 £37,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £55,000 -

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 68 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (51.47%) Unix
3 26 (38.24%) Oracle
4 25 (36.76%) Red Hat
5 22 (32.35%) Java
6 21 (30.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (29.41%) DevOps
7 20 (29.41%) Python
8 19 (27.94%) Shell Script
8 19 (27.94%) Finance
9 18 (26.47%) Perl
9 18 (26.47%) SQL
10 16 (23.53%) Windows
11 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (22.06%) Banking
12 14 (20.59%) C
12 14 (20.59%) C++
12 14 (20.59%) Bash Shell
12 14 (20.59%) WebSphere
13 13 (19.12%) ITIL
14 12 (17.65%) Middleware
14 12 (17.65%) Puppet
15 11 (16.18%) Data Centre
15 11 (16.18%) Investment Banking
15 11 (16.18%) CentOS
15 11 (16.18%) Project Management
15 11 (16.18%) Back Office
15 11 (16.18%) VMware
15 11 (16.18%) Fintech
16 10 (14.71%) Microsoft

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 (20.59%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.24%) MQSeries
3 7 (10.29%) Apache
4 5 (7.35%) JBoss
4 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.47%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.47%) IIS
7 1 (1.47%) nginx
7 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) FLEXCUBE
1 4 (5.88%) Summit
1 4 (5.88%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) Firewall
2 5 (7.35%) LDAP
3 4 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (5.88%) IPsec
3 4 (5.88%) VPN
4 3 (4.41%) Network Security
4 3 (4.41%) SSL
4 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.94%) DLNA
5 2 (2.94%) DNS
5 2 (2.94%) UPnP
6 1 (1.47%) Broadband
6 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.82%) MySQL
3 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.88%) SAP HANA
5 3 (4.41%) DB2
6 2 (2.94%) Big Data
6 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.94%) Redis
7 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.41%) Subversion
3 2 (2.94%) Hudson
3 2 (2.94%) Maven
3 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.47%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.47%) CMake
4 1 (1.47%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.47%) MSI
4 1 (1.47%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 15 (22.06%) Banking
3 11 (16.18%) Back Office
3 11 (16.18%) Investment Banking
4 9 (13.24%) Law
4 9 (13.24%) Private Banking
5 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.88%) Retail
7 3 (4.41%) Legal
7 3 (4.41%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.94%) Electronics
8 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.94%) Front Office
9 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.47%) Automotive
9 1 (1.47%) Games
9 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) Middleware
2 9 (13.24%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (10.29%) XML
4 5 (7.35%) HTML
5 3 (4.41%) Java EE
5 3 (4.41%) JMS
5 3 (4.41%) Spring
6 2 (2.94%) .NET
6 2 (2.94%) CSS
6 2 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.94%) JSON
6 2 (2.94%) LAMP
6 2 (2.94%) Node.js
6 2 (2.94%) RESTful
6 2 (2.94%) YAML
7 1 (1.47%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Data Centre
1 11 (16.18%) Fintech
2 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Clustering
4 2 (2.94%) Digital TV
4 2 (2.94%) IPTV
4 2 (2.94%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (2.94%) STB
4 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.47%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (51.47%) Unix
3 21 (30.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (23.53%) Windows
5 11 (16.18%) CentOS
6 8 (11.76%) Solaris
7 7 (10.29%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (8.82%) Ubuntu
9 5 (7.35%) Debian
10 2 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (1.47%) AIX
11 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) DevOps
2 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.12%) ITIL
4 11 (16.18%) Project Management
5 9 (13.24%) High Availability
5 9 (13.24%) Investment Management
5 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
5 9 (13.24%) Wealth Management
6 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.29%) Load Balancing
8 6 (8.82%) Service Management
9 5 (7.35%) Build Automation
9 5 (7.35%) Open Source
10 4 (5.88%) ETL
10 4 (5.88%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.41%) Data Modelling
11 3 (4.41%) OO
11 3 (4.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) Java
2 20 (29.41%) Python
3 19 (27.94%) Shell Script
4 18 (26.47%) Perl
4 18 (26.47%) SQL
5 14 (20.59%) Bash Shell
5 14 (20.59%) C
5 14 (20.59%) C++
6 9 (13.24%) PL/SQL
7 6 (8.82%) PHP
7 6 (8.82%) Ruby
8 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.94%) Lua
11 1 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.82%) RHCSA
3 2 (2.94%) RHCE
4 1 (1.47%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.47%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) HL7
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.47%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) Puppet
2 6 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (5.88%) Tivoli
5 3 (4.41%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (4.41%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.94%) Ansible
6 2 (2.94%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.47%) Graphite
7 1 (1.47%) logstash
7 1 (1.47%) Nagios
7 1 (1.47%) Salt
7 1 (1.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (38.24%) Oracle
2 25 (36.76%) Red Hat
3 11 (16.18%) VMware
4 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.24%) IBM
5 9 (13.24%) Splunk
6 6 (8.82%) Hitachi
7 5 (7.35%) Cisco
8 4 (5.88%) Avaloq
8 4 (5.88%) Bloomberg
8 4 (5.88%) Charles River
8 4 (5.88%) Fidessa
8 4 (5.88%) Murex
8 4 (5.88%) SAP
8 4 (5.88%) SunGard
8 4 (5.88%) Temenos
8 4 (5.88%) Tradeweb
8 4 (5.88%) Wall Street Systems
9 2 (2.94%) F5
9 2 (2.94%) SaltStack
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