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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 12 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 10.68% 16.55% 4.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.00% 60.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 4
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,200 £33,975
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,750 £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
20 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 19.42% 27.59% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 25
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £21,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Belfast

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Unix
2 8 (36.36%) C
2 8 (36.36%) Perl
2 8 (36.36%) PHP
2 8 (36.36%) Ruby
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) MySQL
3 7 (31.82%) Python
4 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) Puppet
4 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (27.27%) Ansible
4 6 (27.27%) DevOps
5 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
5 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
5 5 (22.73%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) XML
5 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
5 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
6 4 (18.18%) Nagios
6 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Debian
6 4 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (18.18%) CentOS
6 4 (18.18%) TeamCity

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 (9.09%) Apache
1 2 (9.09%) SugarCRM
2 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.55%) nginx
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (18.18%) Route 53
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) SMTP
2 3 (13.64%) SNMP
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) Hudson
2 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
3 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
4 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) jQuery
2 4 (18.18%) JSON
2 4 (18.18%) REST
3 3 (13.64%) Ajax
3 3 (13.64%) HTML5
3 3 (13.64%) LAMP
3 3 (13.64%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (9.09%) OLE
4 2 (9.09%) Spring
4 2 (9.09%) Struts
5 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (4.55%) Apache FOP
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) RESTful
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (4.55%) Struts2
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (18.18%) CentOS
3 4 (18.18%) Debian
3 4 (18.18%) Fedora
4 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.55%) CoreOS
6 1 (4.55%) VMS
6 1 (4.55%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Logistics
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Design
5 1 (4.55%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C
1 8 (36.36%) Perl
1 8 (36.36%) PHP
1 8 (36.36%) Ruby
2 7 (31.82%) Python
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) VBScript
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CISSP
1 2 (9.09%) SANS
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) GCIA
2 1 (4.55%) GCIH
2 1 (4.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) VirtualBox
1 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (9.09%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Ansible
1 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
2 4 (18.18%) Nagios
3 3 (13.64%) Cacti
3 3 (13.64%) logstash
3 3 (13.64%) Pingdom
3 3 (13.64%) Rsyslog
4 1 (4.55%) Graphite
4 1 (4.55%) Graylog
4 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.55%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.64%) Dell
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Facebook
4 1 (4.55%) SaltStack
Belfast
CME Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago