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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Consultant
UK
Rank 810 883 912
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 35 44 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.044% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.046% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 28 43 24
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £60,000 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £42,750 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+9.35% -20.46%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
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 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 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 +71 30 £50,000 -9.09% 2
London +57 15 £70,000 +27.27% 2
South East +51 6 £45,000 -21.73%
East Midlands +16 6 - -
Nottinghamshire - 6 - -
Surrey +35 3 £45,000 -21.73%
Scotland +26 3 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Edinburgh - 3 £30,000 - 2
Leatherhead - 3 £45,000 -
Berkshire +39 2 £78,750 +85.29%
East of England - 2 £49,250 -
Bedford - 2 £49,250 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £49,250 -
West Midlands +5 1 £50,000 +18.39%
Oxfordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Oxford - 1 £30,000 -
Reading - 1 £70,000 -

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 84 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (51.19%) Red Hat
3 36 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (33.33%) Unix
5 26 (30.95%) Splunk
6 25 (29.76%) Python
7 24 (28.57%) Finance
7 24 (28.57%) DevOps
8 23 (27.38%) Data Centre
9 22 (26.19%) Oracle
10 21 (25.00%) Perl
11 20 (23.81%) Java
12 19 (22.62%) Active Directory
13 18 (21.43%) CentOS
14 16 (19.05%) SQL
14 16 (19.05%) Windows
14 16 (19.05%) Law
14 16 (19.05%) Security Monitoring
15 14 (16.67%) WebSphere
16 13 (15.48%) XML
16 13 (15.48%) Shell Script
16 13 (15.48%) Project Management
17 12 (14.29%) VMware
17 12 (14.29%) Banking
17 12 (14.29%) Bash Shell
18 11 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (11.90%) Clustering
19 10 (11.90%) Debian
19 10 (11.90%) Middleware
19 10 (11.90%) SAP

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 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 9 (10.71%) MQSeries
3 5 (5.95%) Apache
3 5 (5.95%) JBoss
3 5 (5.95%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.19%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.19%) IIS
6 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
2 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) FLEXCUBE
1 4 (4.76%) Summit
1 4 (4.76%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) Firewall
2 4 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (4.76%) IPsec
2 4 (4.76%) VPN
3 3 (3.57%) SSL
3 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.38%) DNS
4 2 (2.38%) LDAP
4 2 (2.38%) SAN
5 1 (1.19%) Broadband
5 1 (1.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) SAP HANA
2 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.95%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.76%) DB2
6 3 (3.57%) MySQL
7 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.19%) Big Data
8 1 (1.19%) HBase
8 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.19%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.38%) Hudson
3 2 (2.38%) Maven
3 2 (2.38%) Subversion
4 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 24 (28.57%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Law
3 12 (14.29%) Banking
4 9 (10.71%) Back Office
4 9 (10.71%) Investment Banking
4 9 (10.71%) Private Banking
5 8 (9.52%) Legal
6 4 (4.76%) Retail
7 3 (3.57%) Retail Banking
7 3 (3.57%) Swedish Language
7 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.19%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.48%) XML
2 10 (11.90%) Middleware
3 9 (10.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (5.95%) HTML
5 3 (3.57%) Java EE
5 3 (3.57%) JMS
5 3 (3.57%) Spring
6 2 (2.38%) .NET
6 2 (2.38%) CSS
6 2 (2.38%) JSON
6 2 (2.38%) Node.js
6 2 (2.38%) RESTful
6 2 (2.38%) YAML
7 1 (1.19%) Web Services
7 1 (1.19%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.38%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.90%) Clustering
2 10 (11.90%) Fintech
3 7 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.57%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.38%) LPAR
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 84 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (33.33%) Unix
4 18 (21.43%) CentOS
5 16 (19.05%) Windows
6 10 (11.90%) Debian
6 10 (11.90%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.38%) AIX
8 2 (2.38%) Solaris
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.57%) DevOps
2 16 (19.05%) Security Monitoring
3 13 (15.48%) Project Management
4 11 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.71%) Investment Management
5 9 (10.71%) Wealth Management
6 8 (9.52%) High Availability
6 8 (9.52%) ITIL
7 7 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.33%) Service Management
7 7 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.95%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.76%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.76%) OO
9 4 (4.76%) UML
10 3 (3.57%) Information Security
10 3 (3.57%) Regression Testing
10 3 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.76%) Python
2 21 (25.00%) Perl
3 20 (23.81%) Java
4 16 (19.05%) SQL
5 13 (15.48%) Shell Script
6 12 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 10 (11.90%) C
7 10 (11.90%) C++
8 9 (10.71%) JavaScript
8 9 (10.71%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.76%) PHP
9 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.57%) Ruby
11 1 (1.19%) C#
11 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.76%) Degree
3 2 (2.38%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.19%) LPIC
4 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (22.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) PowerHA
2 2 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (2.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.19%) Docker
3 1 (1.19%) HDFS
3 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) Puppet
2 4 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.57%) SELinux
4 2 (2.38%) Ansible
4 2 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.38%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.19%) Linux-HA
5 1 (1.19%) Terraform
5 1 (1.19%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 43 (51.19%) Red Hat
2 26 (30.95%) Splunk
3 22 (26.19%) Oracle
4 12 (14.29%) VMware
5 10 (11.90%) SAP
6 9 (10.71%) IBM
6 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.14%) Hitachi
8 4 (4.76%) Avaloq
8 4 (4.76%) Bloomberg
8 4 (4.76%) Charles River
8 4 (4.76%) Cisco
8 4 (4.76%) Fidessa
8 4 (4.76%) Murex
8 4 (4.76%) SunGard
8 4 (4.76%) Temenos
8 4 (4.76%) Tradeweb
8 4 (4.76%) Wall Street Systems
9 2 (2.38%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.38%) SaltStack
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