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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 25 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 8.93% 15.69% 10.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.59% 63.16% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 6
Average salary £28,250 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.37% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £30,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
41 38 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 24.40% 24.84% 42.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 31
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
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 1 September 2014. 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 -9 15 £28,250 -29.37% 7
Linux
Northern Ireland

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) UNIX
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 7 (31.82%) DNS
3 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
4 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 6 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (27.27%) Internet
5 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
5 5 (22.73%) SPSS
5 5 (22.73%) HTTP
5 5 (22.73%) Apache
5 5 (22.73%) Cognos
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (22.73%) FileNet
6 4 (18.18%) Firewall
6 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Change Management
6 4 (18.18%) Data Security
6 4 (18.18%) Clustering
6 4 (18.18%) Jython
6 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 4 (18.18%) Marketing
6 4 (18.18%) HTML

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
2 6 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (22.73%) FileNet
3 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (22.73%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) Moodle
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) SPSS
2 2 (9.09%) MS Project
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) DNS
2 6 (27.27%) Internet
3 5 (22.73%) HTTP
4 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
5 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.09%) CTI
5 2 (9.09%) Intranet
5 2 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (4.55%) MGCP
6 1 (4.55%) H.323
6 1 (4.55%) SAN
6 1 (4.55%) VPN
6 1 (4.55%) LAN
6 1 (4.55%) PBX
6 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Applications Specialist
1 4 (18.18%) Support Specialist
1 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
1 4 (18.18%) Service Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Applications Support Specialist
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Server Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Server Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) JDBC
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) Java EE
3 1 (4.55%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) IVR
4 1 (4.55%) CESG
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) CAN bus
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 4 (18.18%) Data Security
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 3 (13.64%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) Security Management
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Algorithmic Trading
6 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (4.55%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
1 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
2 4 (18.18%) Jython
3 2 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) PMP
3 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CISA
3 1 (4.55%) CISM
3 1 (4.55%) CEH
3 1 (4.55%) MCTS
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) HL7
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) Cognos
4 4 (18.18%) IBM
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.09%) Ab Initio
6 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) Actimize
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Compaq
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) Veritas
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago