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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 21 5
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 5 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 11.27% 5.68% 50.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.48% 17.86% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 7
Median salary £39,250 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
33 28 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 23.24% 31.82% 56.73%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 12
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £12,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 7 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Belfast

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 14 (48.28%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) Windows
3 12 (41.38%) Python
3 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
4 11 (37.93%) Degree
5 10 (34.48%) SQL
6 9 (31.03%) Unix
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle
8 7 (24.14%) C++
8 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 7 (24.14%) XML
8 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
9 6 (20.69%) JSON
9 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
9 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
9 6 (20.69%) Hibernate
9 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (20.69%) Spring
10 5 (17.24%) Open Source
10 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
10 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
10 5 (17.24%) User Stories
10 5 (17.24%) C
10 5 (17.24%) HTML
10 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
11 4 (13.79%) Cognizant
11 4 (13.79%) Perl
11 4 (13.79%) .NET
11 4 (13.79%) XSL
11 4 (13.79%) Web Services

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 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.79%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.90%) CMS
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.45%) Drupal
5 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Bluetooth
1 3 (10.34%) NAS
1 3 (10.34%) SAN
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (10.34%) Wireless
2 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (13.79%) Big Data
2 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) LabVIEW
2 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
3 3 (10.34%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Test Automation Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Test Scripter
3 3 (10.34%) Test Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) XML
2 6 (20.69%) Hibernate
2 6 (20.69%) JSON
2 6 (20.69%) Spring
3 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
3 5 (17.24%) HTML
4 4 (13.79%) .NET
4 4 (13.79%) Ext JS
4 4 (13.79%) Highcharts JS
4 4 (13.79%) REST
4 4 (13.79%) Web Services
4 4 (13.79%) XSL
5 3 (10.34%) CSS
6 2 (6.90%) Apache Camel
6 2 (6.90%) Drools
6 2 (6.90%) GWT
6 2 (6.90%) jBPM
6 2 (6.90%) JMS
6 2 (6.90%) OLE
6 2 (6.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Social Media
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.45%) Derivative
4 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) iPhone
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Unix
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Debian
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) AIX
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Open Source
3 5 (17.24%) User Stories
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.79%) Release Management
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) UML
7 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.45%) ERP
7 1 (3.45%) OO
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) Python
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) C++
4 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.24%) C
5 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
6 4 (13.79%) Perl
7 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
7 3 (10.34%) MATLAB
8 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.90%) VBScript
9 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.45%) PHP
9 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.45%) Ruby
9 1 (3.45%) VB
9 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
2 2 (6.90%) GCIA
2 2 (6.90%) GCIH
2 2 (6.90%) PhD
3 1 (3.45%) SANS
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) NFS
1 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Actimize
2 4 (13.79%) Cognizant
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Brocade
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) EMC
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.45%) Sun
5 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25256 - £39688 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago