The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 22 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.33% 9.93% 17.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.11% 37.84% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 21
Median salary £41,250 £28,250 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.01% +6.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,550 £21,150 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,900 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Windows
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
19 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 19.79% 26.24% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 21
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 £34,250 £21,600 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Windows
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Windows Salary Trend in Belfast

Windows
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Belfast

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) VMware
5 9 (34.62%) Unix
5 9 (34.62%) Linux
6 7 (26.92%) .NET
6 7 (26.92%) ITIL
6 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
6 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
6 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
6 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
6 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
6 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (23.08%) SAN
7 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 5 (19.23%) IIS
8 5 (19.23%) LAN
8 5 (19.23%) WAN
8 5 (19.23%) Dell
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (19.23%) Office 365
8 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
9 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
9 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX

Windows
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 5 (19.23%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) SugarCRM
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) SAN
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) LAN
2 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 3 (11.54%) HTTP
3 3 (11.54%) SMTP
3 3 (11.54%) SNMP
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) VLAN
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Administrator
1 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Web Applications Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Web Applications Support
4 2 (7.69%) Web Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
1 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.54%) LAMP
2 3 (11.54%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) OLE
4 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (34.62%) Linux
3 9 (34.62%) Unix
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
6 2 (7.69%) NetWare
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Security
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) CRM
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security
4 2 (7.69%) Logistics
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) Service Design
5 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) High Availability
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 4 (15.38%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) C
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) VBScript
5 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (15.38%) MCSE
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.54%) CISSP
4 3 (11.54%) MCITP
5 2 (7.69%) CCNA
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (7.69%) EMC Certification
5 2 (7.69%) SANS
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.85%) CCNP
6 1 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (3.85%) GCIA
6 1 (3.85%) GCIH
6 1 (3.85%) IISP
6 1 (3.85%) ISACA
6 1 (3.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) COBIT
3 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 3 (11.54%) VirtualBox
3 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.69%) Firmware
4 2 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (7.69%) ISA Server
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Cacti
1 3 (11.54%) logstash
1 3 (11.54%) Nagios
1 3 (11.54%) Pingdom
1 3 (11.54%) Rsyslog
2 2 (7.69%) MOM
2 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Dell
4 4 (15.38%) BMC
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) Remedy
5 2 (7.69%) BT
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) CommVault
5 2 (7.69%) EMC
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Novell
5 2 (7.69%) Sun
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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