The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 20 7 22
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.34% 25.00% 9.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.26% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 4
Median salary £34,500 £26,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.18% -39.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,200 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £31,800 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Operating Systems Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 42 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 25.99% 50.00% 29.61%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 27
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Linux
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Linux Salary Trend in Belfast

Linux
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Belfast

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Linux.

1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) Unix
3 8 (34.78%) C
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 7 (30.43%) HTML
5 6 (26.09%) Perl
5 6 (26.09%) MySQL
5 6 (26.09%) XML
5 6 (26.09%) Python
5 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 6 (26.09%) Puppet
6 5 (21.74%) REST
6 5 (21.74%) JSON
6 5 (21.74%) PHP
7 4 (17.39%) VBScript
7 4 (17.39%) OLE
7 4 (17.39%) CISSP
7 4 (17.39%) jQuery
7 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
7 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (17.39%) Ansible
7 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
7 4 (17.39%) User Experience
8 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
8 3 (13.04%) SANS
8 3 (13.04%) DevOps
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (13.04%) Git (software)

Linux
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 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Drupal
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.35%) nginx
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) NAS
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) Bluetooth
3 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
3 1 (4.35%) VLAN
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) Hudson
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) NetBeans
3 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Support
4 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Unix Support
4 1 (4.35%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) XML
3 5 (21.74%) JSON
3 5 (21.74%) REST
4 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 4 (17.39%) OLE
5 3 (13.04%) Ajax
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) Spring
6 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
6 2 (8.70%) Struts
7 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (4.35%) JMS
7 1 (4.35%) LAMP
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (4.35%) Web Services
7 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (4.35%) WSDL
7 1 (4.35%) XSL
7 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.35%) Derivative
3 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Debian
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (4.35%) CoreOS
5 1 (4.35%) Fedora
5 1 (4.35%) VMS
5 1 (4.35%) VxWorks
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) DevOps
2 3 (13.04%) Open Source
2 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (13.04%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Release Management
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.35%) Use Case
4 1 (4.35%) Validation
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) C
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) Perl
3 6 (26.09%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) PHP
5 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
5 4 (17.39%) VBScript
6 3 (13.04%) C++
6 3 (13.04%) Java
6 3 (13.04%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) CISSP
3 3 (13.04%) GCIA
3 3 (13.04%) GCIH
3 3 (13.04%) PhD
3 3 (13.04%) SANS
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) NFS
2 1 (4.35%) Sendmail
2 1 (4.35%) Squid
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Graphite
3 1 (4.35%) Graylog
3 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.35%) Marathon
3 1 (4.35%) Mesos
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Brocade
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) Facebook
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) SaltStack
3 1 (4.35%) Sun
3 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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