The median annual salary for a Linux Consultant was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 812 898 891
Rank change year-on-year +86 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 35 31 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.043% 0.032% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.033% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 58
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.81% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £39,265
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £75,000
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 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79085 93745 100496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.32% 96.38% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66255 79577 82766
Median salary £46,500 £47,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.58% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Consultant in England

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Linux Consultant in England

Linux Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Consultant in England over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Consultant in England

Linux Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
London +79 25 £37,500 -53.12% 1
South East +50 5 £52,500 -41.66%
Yorkshire +20 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £33,750 -
East Midlands +3 1 £23,000 -45.88%
Linux Consultant
UK

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region featuring Linux Consultant in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (39.06%) Red Hat
2 25 (39.06%) Splunk
3 23 (35.94%) Python
4 20 (31.25%) Windows
5 18 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
6 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 15 (23.44%) Security Monitoring
8 14 (21.88%) DevOps
8 14 (21.88%) Unix
9 12 (18.75%) Clustering
10 10 (15.63%) Perl
10 10 (15.63%) XML
11 9 (14.06%) Driving Licence
11 9 (14.06%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
11 9 (14.06%) Degree
11 9 (14.06%) CentOS
12 8 (12.50%) Bash Shell
12 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
12 8 (12.50%) Change Management
12 8 (12.50%) Java
13 7 (10.94%) Shell Script
13 7 (10.94%) Law
13 7 (10.94%) Puppet
13 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (9.38%) Finance
14 6 (9.38%) VMware
14 6 (9.38%) Project Management

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.13%) Apache
2 2 (3.13%) nginx
2 2 (3.13%) Tuxedo
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.56%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) SAN
1 5 (7.81%) tcpdump
2 3 (4.69%) DHCP
2 3 (4.69%) FTP
2 3 (4.69%) LDAP
2 3 (4.69%) NAS
2 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.25%) SAP HANA
3 3 (4.69%) DB2
3 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) Adabas
4 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.56%) Big Data
5 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.56%) HBase
5 1 (1.56%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) GoCD
General
1 7 (10.94%) Law
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 4 (6.25%) Legal
4 3 (4.69%) Games
5 1 (1.56%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) XML
2 3 (4.69%) Regular Expression
2 3 (4.69%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.56%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 12 (18.75%) Clustering
3 9 (14.06%) Driving Licence
4 5 (7.81%) LPAR
5 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.69%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
7 2 (3.13%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (31.25%) Windows
3 18 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (21.88%) Unix
5 9 (14.06%) CentOS
6 4 (6.25%) Debian
6 4 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.13%) AIX
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Security Monitoring
2 14 (21.88%) DevOps
3 9 (14.06%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (12.50%) Change Management
5 6 (9.38%) Project Management
6 5 (7.81%) Presales
6 5 (7.81%) SDLC
7 4 (6.25%) High Availability
7 4 (6.25%) Information Security
7 4 (6.25%) ITIL
7 4 (6.25%) Migration
7 4 (6.25%) SIEM
7 4 (6.25%) UML
8 3 (4.69%) Analytics
8 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
8 3 (4.69%) Open Source
8 3 (4.69%) Regression Testing
8 3 (4.69%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.13%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) Python
2 10 (15.63%) Perl
3 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 8 (12.50%) Java
4 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 7 (10.94%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.25%) SQL
7 3 (4.69%) PHP
7 3 (4.69%) Ruby
8 2 (3.13%) Assembly Language
8 2 (3.13%) COBOL
8 2 (3.13%) Jython
9 1 (1.56%) C
9 1 (1.56%) C#
9 1 (1.56%) C++
9 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) AWS Certification
2 3 (4.69%) CCNA
2 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.69%) CISSP
2 3 (4.69%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (4.69%) MCP
2 3 (4.69%) MCSE
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.69%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (4.69%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (1.56%) LPIC
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.69%) GPG13
2 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.81%) Docker
3 3 (4.69%) NFS
3 3 (4.69%) Samba
3 3 (4.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (3.13%) PowerHA
4 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.56%) HDFS
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Puppet
2 5 (7.81%) Ansible
3 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.25%) Terraform
4 3 (4.69%) SELinux
5 2 (3.13%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.56%) Graphite
6 1 (1.56%) Kibana
6 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.56%) Linux-HA
6 1 (1.56%) logstash
6 1 (1.56%) Nagios
6 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Red Hat
1 25 (39.06%) Splunk
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) VMware
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.25%) SAP
5 3 (4.69%) LogRhythm
5 3 (4.69%) Veritas
6 2 (3.13%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.56%) Google
7 1 (1.56%) MapR
7 1 (1.56%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.56%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.56%) Sybase
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