The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 22 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 5 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 9.09% 3.40% 24.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.67% 20.00% 54.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 33
Average salary £42,500 £29,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.29% -26.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,837 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
Linux
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Operating Systems Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 25 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 21.82% 17.01% 44.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 66
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £18,000 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Linux
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Linux Salary Trend in County Antrim

Linux
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in County Antrim

Linux
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +7 10 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Linux
Northern Ireland

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 23 (74.19%) UNIX
3 21 (67.74%) Degree
4 20 (64.52%) Computer Science
4 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
4 20 (64.52%) OO
5 17 (54.84%) Multithreading
5 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
6 16 (51.61%) Java EE
6 16 (51.61%) TDD
6 16 (51.61%) Subversion
7 7 (22.58%) Solaris
8 6 (19.35%) C++
9 5 (16.13%) HTML
9 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
9 5 (16.13%) Perl
9 5 (16.13%) Python
9 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
10 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (12.90%) PrimeFaces
10 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
10 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
10 4 (12.90%) Windows
10 4 (12.90%) SQL
10 4 (12.90%) JSF
10 4 (12.90%) Ruby
11 3 (9.68%) Product Management
11 3 (9.68%) Firewall

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) SNMP
3 2 (6.45%) Softswitch
3 2 (6.45%) VoIP
3 2 (6.45%) SMTP
3 2 (6.45%) HTTP
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 2 (6.45%) MGCP
3 2 (6.45%) RTP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) DMZ
4 1 (3.23%) SSH
4 1 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
2 16 (51.61%) Subversion
3 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) Valgrind
General
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Java Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) Java EE
2 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) JSF
3 4 (12.90%) PrimeFaces
4 3 (9.68%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 3 (9.68%) XML
5 2 (6.45%) Ajax
6 1 (3.23%) XSL
6 1 (3.23%) XHTML
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware
6 1 (3.23%) LAMP
6 1 (3.23%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) HTML5
6 1 (3.23%) CSS3
6 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.23%) Sass
6 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (64.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) DTV
3 1 (3.23%) BBC
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) UNIX
2 7 (22.58%) Solaris
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) OpenVMS
4 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) OO
1 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
2 17 (54.84%) Multithreading
3 16 (51.61%) TDD
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.68%) Product Management
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) System Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.45%) Web Development
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.45%) Validation
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) C++
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) Perl
3 5 (16.13%) Python
4 4 (12.90%) Ruby
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (67.74%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) COBIT
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Nagios
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (3.23%) Munin
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Sun
1 2 (6.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) IBM
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
2 1 (3.23%) Coverity
2 1 (3.23%) Rapid7
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