Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Consultant was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 July 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
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1079 1203 1191
Rank change year-on-year +124 -12 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 67 43 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.040% 0.023% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.023% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 54 41 90
England median annual salary £37,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% -4.55% +6.80%
10th Percentile £27,500 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £70,875 £95,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £35,000 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year -34.88% -2.27% +5.77%

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 160291 183917 202207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 131332 156269 167596
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Linux Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Linux Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 24 July 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 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +77 46 £35,000 -50.00%
South East +91 11 £52,500 -41.67% 1
Midlands +48 5 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Midlands +14 3 £45,000 +5.88%
North of England -12 3 £32,500 -27.78%
Yorkshire +22 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £33,750 - 1
North West -39 1 £32,500 -27.78%
Linux Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (40.30%) Red Hat
3 25 (37.31%) Splunk
4 22 (32.84%) Security Monitoring
5 21 (31.34%) Windows
6 18 (26.87%) Unix
7 15 (22.39%) Python
7 15 (22.39%) Change Management
7 15 (22.39%) Law
7 15 (22.39%) Analytics
8 14 (20.90%) DevOps
9 13 (19.40%) PowerShell
10 12 (17.91%) Bash Shell
11 11 (16.42%) Data Centre
11 11 (16.42%) Data Analytics
11 11 (16.42%) Big Data
11 11 (16.42%) Big Data Analytics
12 9 (13.43%) Degree
12 9 (13.43%) Project Management
12 9 (13.43%) tcpdump
13 8 (11.94%) SDLC
13 8 (11.94%) Shell Script
13 8 (11.94%) Java
13 8 (11.94%) Migration
14 7 (10.45%) Clustering
14 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
14 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
14 7 (10.45%) Active Directory
14 7 (10.45%) Cybersecurity
15 6 (8.96%) Puppet

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 6 (8.96%) Apache
2 5 (7.46%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.46%) nginx
3 2 (2.99%) Tuxedo
4 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.49%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.49%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) tcpdump
2 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.46%) Wireshark
4 4 (5.97%) DHCP
4 4 (5.97%) FTP
4 4 (5.97%) LDAP
4 4 (5.97%) NAS
4 4 (5.97%) SAN
5 1 (1.49%) LAN
5 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) Big Data
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.99%) Adabas
4 2 (2.99%) Blockchain
4 2 (2.99%) DB2
4 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.99%) MySQL
4 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.49%) GoCD
General
1 15 (22.39%) Law
2 6 (8.96%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Games
4 3 (4.48%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Regular Expression
2 3 (4.48%) XML
3 2 (2.99%) RESTful
3 2 (2.99%) SOAP
3 2 (2.99%) Web Services
4 1 (1.49%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.49%) HTML
4 1 (1.49%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.45%) Clustering
3 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.46%) Private Cloud
4 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.97%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (5.97%) LPAR
5 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.49%) CMDB
7 1 (1.49%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (31.34%) Windows
3 18 (26.87%) Unix
4 6 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.48%) AIX
6 1 (1.49%) CentOS
6 1 (1.49%) HPUX
6 1 (1.49%) Solaris
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Security Monitoring
2 15 (22.39%) Analytics
2 15 (22.39%) Change Management
3 14 (20.90%) DevOps
4 11 (16.42%) Big Data Analytics
4 11 (16.42%) Data Analytics
5 9 (13.43%) Project Management
6 8 (11.94%) Migration
6 8 (11.94%) SDLC
7 7 (10.45%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (8.96%) Open Source
8 6 (8.96%) Presales
9 5 (7.46%) ITIL
10 4 (5.97%) Information Security
10 4 (5.97%) Programme Delivery
10 4 (5.97%) SIEM
11 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
12 2 (2.99%) OO
12 2 (2.99%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.39%) Python
2 13 (19.40%) PowerShell
3 12 (17.91%) Bash Shell
4 8 (11.94%) Java
4 8 (11.94%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.97%) SQL
6 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.48%) Perl
7 2 (2.99%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.99%) C#
7 2 (2.99%) COBOL
7 2 (2.99%) Groovy
7 2 (2.99%) Jython
7 2 (2.99%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) CCNA
2 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.97%) CISSP
2 4 (5.97%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (5.97%) MCP
2 4 (5.97%) MCSE
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.97%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (5.97%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (2.99%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.49%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) GPG13
1 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) Samba
3 4 (5.97%) NFS
3 4 (5.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (4.48%) Docker
5 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.49%) Firmware
6 1 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Puppet
2 5 (7.46%) HAProxy
3 3 (4.48%) Ansible
4 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.99%) Terraform
5 1 (1.49%) Graphite
5 1 (1.49%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.49%) Kibana
5 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.49%) logstash
5 1 (1.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Red Hat
2 25 (37.31%) Splunk
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.46%) Oracle
4 4 (5.97%) LogRhythm
4 4 (5.97%) Veritas
5 2 (2.99%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.99%) VMware
6 1 (1.49%) EMC
6 1 (1.49%) HP
6 1 (1.49%) IBM
6 1 (1.49%) Rackspace
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Talent International
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago