Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Consultant was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 782 872 855
Rank change year-on-year +90 -17 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 46 17 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.063% 0.021% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.021% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 53
London median annual salary £35,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +27.27% +6.80%
10th Percentile £27,500 £42,500 £48,250
90th Percentile £71,875 £85,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £52,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year -28.57% -2.33% +8.59%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 69570 79076 85782
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.97% 96.04% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 56172 68555 72394
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,150 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Consultant in London

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

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

1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (54.35%) Splunk
3 23 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 22 (47.83%) Security Monitoring
5 15 (32.61%) Change Management
5 15 (32.61%) Law
6 14 (30.43%) Unix
7 11 (23.91%) DevOps
7 11 (23.91%) Analytics
7 11 (23.91%) Big Data
7 11 (23.91%) Big Data Analytics
7 11 (23.91%) Data Analytics
7 11 (23.91%) Windows
8 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
8 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
9 8 (17.39%) SDLC
10 7 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
10 7 (15.22%) Clustering
10 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
11 6 (13.04%) Python
12 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (10.87%) Presales
13 4 (8.70%) Programme Delivery
13 4 (8.70%) NAS
13 4 (8.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 4 (8.70%) LPAR
13 4 (8.70%) tcpdump
13 4 (8.70%) Puppet
13 4 (8.70%) Degree

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 2 (4.35%) Tuxedo
2 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) DHCP
1 4 (8.70%) FTP
1 4 (8.70%) LDAP
1 4 (8.70%) NAS
1 4 (8.70%) SAN
1 4 (8.70%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) Big Data
2 2 (4.35%) Adabas
2 2 (4.35%) Blockchain
2 2 (4.35%) DB2
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (32.61%) Law
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) XML
2 2 (4.35%) RESTful
2 2 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Clustering
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) LPAR
3 3 (6.52%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) Unix
3 11 (23.91%) Windows
4 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Security Monitoring
2 15 (32.61%) Change Management
3 11 (23.91%) Analytics
3 11 (23.91%) Big Data Analytics
3 11 (23.91%) Data Analytics
3 11 (23.91%) DevOps
4 8 (17.39%) SDLC
5 7 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (10.87%) Presales
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) Programme Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.52%) Project Management
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (4.35%) Migration
9 2 (4.35%) OO
9 2 (4.35%) OOP
9 2 (4.35%) Product Management
10 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
1 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
2 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
3 6 (13.04%) Python
4 4 (8.70%) Java
5 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.52%) Perl
6 2 (4.35%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) COBOL
6 2 (4.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) NFS
1 4 (8.70%) Samba
1 4 (8.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Splunk
2 23 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.70%) Veritas
4 2 (4.35%) Micro Focus
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Rackspace