The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 26 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 10.60% 12.82% 11.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.21% 54.05% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 8
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £29,700 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £47,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
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
43 37 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 28.48% 23.72% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 32
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Belfast

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) UNIX
3 7 (35.00%) DNS
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) Internet
4 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (25.00%) SPSS
5 5 (25.00%) HTTP
5 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (25.00%) Apache
5 5 (25.00%) Cognos
5 5 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (25.00%) FileNet
5 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (20.00%) Marketing
6 4 (20.00%) Jython
6 4 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (20.00%) Clustering
6 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) IBM
6 4 (20.00%) Firewall
6 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) Change Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) FileNet
1 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Moodle
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) Internet
3 5 (25.00%) HTTP
4 4 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.00%) CTI
5 2 (10.00%) Intranet
5 2 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) MGCP
6 1 (5.00%) H.323
6 1 (5.00%) SAN
6 1 (5.00%) VPN
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) PBX
6 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
1 4 (20.00%) Support Specialist
1 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (20.00%) Service Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Applications Support Specialist
1 4 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Support
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) JDBC
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) Java EE
3 1 (5.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) IVR
4 1 (5.00%) CESG
4 1 (5.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) CAN bus
4 1 (5.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Data Security
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Release Management
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Security Management
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Algorithmic Trading
6 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
1 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (20.00%) Jython
3 2 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMP
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CISA
3 1 (5.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) CEH
3 1 (5.00%) MCTS
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) HL7
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Cognos
3 4 (20.00%) IBM
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Compaq
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Veritas
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec
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