Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux Consultant was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Linux Consultant
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 773 781 877
Rank change year-on-year +8 +96 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 38 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.055% 0.048% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.050% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 22
London median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% -18.18% +6.80%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £84,625 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,500 £48,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.21% -12.73% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 65,881 67,434 81,734
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 95.91% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 53,582 57,715 69,841
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Linux Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Consultant in London

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Linux Consultant in London

Linux Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Consultant in London over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux Consultant in London

Linux Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Consultant within the London region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Central London -16 2 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Linux Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 London region featuring Linux Consultant in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (50.00%) Analytics
3 18 (47.37%) Big Data
3 18 (47.37%) Unix
4 16 (42.11%) Red Hat
5 15 (39.47%) Splunk
6 13 (34.21%) DevOps
6 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
7 12 (31.58%) Data Analytics
8 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
8 11 (28.95%) Big Data Analytics
8 11 (28.95%) Security Monitoring
8 11 (28.95%) Finance
8 11 (28.95%) Law
8 11 (28.95%) Banking
8 11 (28.95%) Shell Script
9 10 (26.32%) Python
9 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
10 9 (23.68%) Ansible
11 8 (21.05%) Windows
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle
12 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
13 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
13 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (15.79%) Software Deployment
13 6 (15.79%) Avaloq
13 6 (15.79%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (13.16%) Blockchain
14 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.63%) CloudStack
2 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Broadband
1 3 (7.89%) Kerberos
1 3 (7.89%) SMS
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) Big Data
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 5 (13.16%) Blockchain
4 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) GitLab
3 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (28.95%) Banking
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
1 11 (28.95%) Law
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 6 (15.79%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (7.89%) iPhone
2 3 (7.89%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (47.37%) Unix
3 8 (21.05%) Windows
4 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.63%) CentOS
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Analytics
2 13 (34.21%) DevOps
3 12 (31.58%) Data Analytics
4 11 (28.95%) Big Data Analytics
4 11 (28.95%) Security Monitoring
5 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (15.79%) Software Deployment
6 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) Change Management
6 5 (13.16%) Release Management
7 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.89%) Presales
8 3 (7.89%) Push Notifications
9 1 (2.63%) Auto-Scaling
9 1 (2.63%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (2.63%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (2.63%) ITIL
9 1 (2.63%) Release Automation
9 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
2 11 (28.95%) Shell Script
3 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
3 10 (26.32%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) Perl
4 4 (10.53%) Ruby
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) Bourne shell
5 3 (7.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
1 1 (2.63%) vSphere
1 1 (2.63%) Xen
1 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Ansible
2 5 (13.16%) Puppet
3 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.26%) Terraform
5 1 (2.63%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.63%) Salt
5 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Red Hat
2 15 (39.47%) Splunk
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle
4 6 (15.79%) Avaloq
5 3 (7.89%) Cloudera
5 3 (7.89%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.63%) SaltStack