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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Consultant
Rank 895 928 922
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 13 42 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.038% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.040% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 52
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +11.65%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.02% +8.82%

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
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
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 £70,000 £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 25 July 2016 within the UK.

Linux Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux Consultant
Top 9 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 25 July 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 +33 13 £50,000 -13.04% 2
London +30 9 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Yorkshire +32 2 - - 1
South East +28 1 £31,000 -39.51%
South West +17 1 £55,000 -21.42%
Berkshire +7 1 £31,000 -46.08%
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
Hayes - 1 £80,000 -
Swindon - 1 £55,000 -

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (43.18%) Unix
3 16 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (31.82%) Data Centre
4 14 (31.82%) VMware
5 13 (29.55%) Shell Script
6 12 (27.27%) Windows
6 12 (27.27%) Python
7 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (25.00%) Puppet
7 11 (25.00%) DevOps
8 10 (22.73%) CentOS
9 9 (20.45%) Solaris
9 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
10 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 8 (18.18%) Firewall
10 8 (18.18%) Java
10 8 (18.18%) Ruby
10 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
10 8 (18.18%) SaaS
10 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
10 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
10 8 (18.18%) High Availability
10 8 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
11 7 (15.91%) Redis
11 7 (15.91%) Cobbler
11 7 (15.91%) F5
11 7 (15.91%) TeamCity
11 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS

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 2 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) SaaS
2 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) Network Security
3 3 (6.82%) LDAP
4 2 (4.55%) DLNA
4 2 (4.55%) UPnP
5 1 (2.27%) Internet
5 1 (2.27%) SAN
5 1 (2.27%) VPN
5 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 7 (15.91%) Redis
3 4 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) Big Data
4 2 (4.55%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) UniData
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.91%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.27%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.27%) CMake
3 1 (2.27%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.27%) MSI
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
1 6 (13.64%) Law
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
2 3 (6.82%) Electronics
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Back Office
3 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.55%) Front Office
3 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.27%) Automotive
4 1 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (4.55%) LAMP
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
1 2 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) Digital TV
3 2 (4.55%) IPTV
3 2 (4.55%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (4.55%) STB
3 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.27%) Fintech
4 1 (2.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (43.18%) Unix
3 16 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (27.27%) Windows
5 10 (22.73%) CentOS
6 9 (20.45%) Solaris
7 4 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 3 (6.82%) AIX
8 3 (6.82%) Debian
8 3 (6.82%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (4.55%) Android
9 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (4.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (2.27%) SUSE
10 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
10 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) DevOps
2 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 8 (18.18%) High Availability
3 7 (15.91%) ITIL
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Software Deployment
5 5 (11.36%) Use Case
6 4 (9.09%) ETL
7 3 (6.82%) Build Automation
7 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.82%) Open Source
7 3 (6.82%) Presales
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.55%) Analytics
8 2 (4.55%) Data Analytics
8 2 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
9 1 (2.27%) BDD
9 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.27%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) Shell Script
2 12 (27.27%) Python
3 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 8 (18.18%) Java
3 8 (18.18%) Ruby
4 7 (15.91%) C++
5 5 (11.36%) C
5 5 (11.36%) Perl
6 3 (6.82%) C#
6 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.82%) SQL
7 2 (4.55%) Lua
7 2 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) RHCSA
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) RHCE
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) RHCA
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (2.27%) HL7
3 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.27%) Docker
4 1 (2.27%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.27%) Veritas File System
4 1 (2.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) Puppet
2 8 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (15.91%) Cobbler
4 4 (9.09%) Tivoli
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.27%) Ansible
6 1 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.27%) Graphite
6 1 (2.27%) logstash
6 1 (2.27%) Nagios
6 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.27%) Salt
6 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) VMware
2 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
3 7 (15.91%) F5
3 7 (15.91%) Juniper
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle
4 6 (13.64%) Splunk
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.82%) SAP
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) HP
6 2 (4.55%) Sun
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) RightScale
7 1 (2.27%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.27%) Symantec
7 1 (2.27%) Veritas
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