The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Support
Rank - - 41
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £33,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Linux Support
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
118 139 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 94.40% 94.56% 81.06%
Number of salaries quoted 47 112 90
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast