The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Belfast region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.04% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £31,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92 138 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 95.83% 97.87% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 65 69 80
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Belfast region.

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Belfast

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Linux Engineer 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 Belfast region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Squid
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Squid