The median annual salary for a Linux Consultant was - in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Consultant
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 270 271
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.014% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.014% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £60,000 £38,775
Median salary % change year-on-year - +54.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -40.00% -4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6003 7049 7850
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.56% 95.88% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4799 5767 6388
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Linux Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Linux Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Consultant in the East of England

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Consultant in the East of England.

Salary trend for Linux Consultant in the East of England

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 across the East of England region featuring Linux Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) PowerHA
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) LPAR
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux-HA
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LPIC
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) PowerHA
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Linux-HA
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat