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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 14.84% 11.76% 14.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.29% 30.00% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 9
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £33,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
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
31 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 24.22% 39.22% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 11
Median salary £34,000 £42,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +63.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £35,000 £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 26 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Belfast

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server
3 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 12 (35.29%) Linux
4 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 11 (32.35%) VMware
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (26.47%) Degree
5 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
5 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
6 8 (23.53%) ITIL
6 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 7 (20.59%) Replication
7 7 (20.59%) Unix
7 7 (20.59%) HTML
7 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
7 7 (20.59%) Citrix
7 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
8 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
8 6 (17.65%) .NET
8 6 (17.65%) MS Office
8 6 (17.65%) Web Services
8 6 (17.65%) SAN
9 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (14.71%) CSS

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 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.88%) CMS
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.94%) Apache
5 1 (2.94%) Drupal
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) Wireless
3 2 (5.88%) Intranet
3 2 (5.88%) NAS
3 2 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) IDOL
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) OLAP
3 1 (2.94%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.82%) Legal
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Administrator
1 7 (20.59%) Developer
1 7 (20.59%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (14.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Exchange Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.94%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 1 (2.94%) ICT Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) ICT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) Web Services
3 5 (14.71%) CSS
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
4 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.76%) WCF
5 3 (8.82%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (8.82%) HTML5
5 3 (8.82%) jQuery
5 3 (8.82%) XML
6 2 (5.88%) Apache Camel
6 2 (5.88%) Drools
6 2 (5.88%) GWT
6 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.88%) JMS
6 2 (5.88%) JSON
6 2 (5.88%) OLE
6 2 (5.88%) RESTful
6 2 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Replication
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.88%) Clustering
6 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.94%) BYOD
6 1 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.94%) Derivative
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.94%) iPhone
6 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server
3 12 (35.29%) Linux
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.59%) Unix
6 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.88%) Debian
9 1 (2.94%) AIX
9 1 (2.94%) Android
9 1 (2.94%) NetWare
9 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
1 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
2 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.76%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) Document Management
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.82%) OOP
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.82%) SOA
5 3 (8.82%) Supplier Management
5 3 (8.82%) Web Development
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) High Availability
6 2 (5.88%) Process Management
6 2 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) UML
6 2 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
3 5 (14.71%) Perl
3 5 (14.71%) VBScript
4 4 (11.76%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) Python
4 4 (11.76%) VB
5 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.82%) C
6 2 (5.88%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.76%) MCSE
3 4 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (8.82%) CISSP
4 3 (8.82%) MCITP
5 2 (5.88%) GCIA
5 2 (5.88%) GCIH
5 2 (5.88%) PhD
5 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CISM
6 1 (2.94%) CISMP
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.94%) EMC Certification
6 1 (2.94%) ISACA
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.88%) QA
4 1 (2.94%) COBIT
4 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.82%) DFS Replication
4 3 (8.82%) Firmware
4 3 (8.82%) XenApp
5 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.94%) NFS
6 1 (2.94%) Squid
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCOM
2 3 (8.82%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) Puppet
3 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
4 1 (2.94%) MOM
4 1 (2.94%) SCCM
4 1 (2.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) Adobe
6 2 (5.88%) CommVault
6 2 (5.88%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) EMC
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) IronPort
6 2 (5.88%) Kofax
6 2 (5.88%) OpenText
6 2 (5.88%) Sun
7 1 (2.94%) Apple
7 1 (2.94%) Brocade
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) Novell
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
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