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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 18 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 20 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.70% 17.31% 19.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 75.00% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 7
Median salary £31,000 £35,750 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.28% +23.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
50 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 21.74% 23.08% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 41 16 14
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Belfast

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 17 (45.95%) VMware
2 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
4 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
5 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (29.73%) ITIL
6 10 (27.03%) MCP
6 10 (27.03%) Linux
6 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
6 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
7 9 (24.32%) Clustering
7 9 (24.32%) SCCM
7 9 (24.32%) MCSA
7 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
7 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (21.62%) Office 365
8 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (21.62%) Patch Management
8 8 (21.62%) Performance Optimisation
8 8 (21.62%) SLA
8 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
8 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
8 8 (21.62%) NetBackup
9 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
9 7 (18.92%) SQL

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 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.70%) CMS
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Office 365
2 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) LAN
2 3 (8.11%) WAN
3 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.41%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Developer
3 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Support
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
1 5 (13.51%) WinForms
2 3 (8.11%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Camel
3 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 2 (5.41%) Drools
3 2 (5.41%) GWT
3 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) jBPM
3 2 (5.41%) JMS
3 2 (5.41%) JSON
3 2 (5.41%) RESTful
3 2 (5.41%) Silverlight
3 2 (5.41%) Spring
3 2 (5.41%) WPF
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Clustering
2 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (13.51%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) CMDB
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.70%) Fintech
4 1 (2.70%) iPhone
4 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
2 10 (27.03%) Linux
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) AIX
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Solaris
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (21.62%) Patch Management
2 8 (21.62%) Performance Optimisation
3 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (13.51%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.11%) Web Development
7 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.41%) Presales
7 2 (5.41%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (5.41%) UML
7 2 (5.41%) User Stories
8 1 (2.70%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VB
4 1 (2.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (27.03%) MCP
3 9 (24.32%) MCSA
4 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
5 5 (13.51%) Degree
6 3 (8.11%) MCSE
7 1 (2.70%) CCNA
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.70%) MCDST
7 1 (2.70%) MCITP
7 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.81%) XenApp
3 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
3 4 (10.81%) XenServer
4 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) SCCM
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (21.62%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.70%) Ansible
3 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
3 1 (2.70%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) VMware
2 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco
3 5 (13.51%) IBM
3 5 (13.51%) Veeam
4 4 (10.81%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) Forcepoint
4 4 (10.81%) Sophos
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Symantec
6 1 (2.70%) Apple
6 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.70%) Draytek
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) NETGEAR
6 1 (2.70%) Polycom
6 1 (2.70%) Remedy
6 1 (2.70%) Reuters
6 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
Belfast, County Antrim
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