The median annual salary for a Linux Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 27 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 214 -
Rank change year-on-year +56 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.073% 0.024% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.024% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2660 4152 4472
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.62% 97.60% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 3544 3717
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Consultant in Surrey

Linux Consultant
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Linux Consultant in Surrey

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SELinux
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (40.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) nginx
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (40.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Migration

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SELinux
2 2 (40.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat