Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Consultant was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 27 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 > North West
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 338 367
Rank change year-on-year -30 +29 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.008% 0.026% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.027% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
North West median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.78% +80.00% -41.18%
England median annual salary £37,500 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -26.83% -6.82% +11.11%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 12695 11264 12660
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.63% 97.49% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10372 9486 10197
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Linux Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Consultant in the North West

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Linux Consultant in the North West

Linux Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Consultant within the North West region over the 6 months to 27 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
Manchester -44 1 £32,500 -27.78%
Linux Consultant
England

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region featuring Linux Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat