The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the County Antrim region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 24 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 8.38% 13.04% 10.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.88% 53.85% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 9
Average salary £43,750 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £29,700 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £42,250 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 39 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 24.02% 24.22% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 29
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Northern Ireland

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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 -6 15 £43,750 +34.61% 8
Linux
Northern Ireland

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (61.11%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) UNIX
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Internet
3 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (27.78%) DNS
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (22.22%) Apache
5 4 (22.22%) Cognos
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) HTTP
5 4 (22.22%) SPSS
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) Data Security
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Change Management
5 4 (22.22%) FileNet
5 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 4 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (22.22%) Clustering
5 4 (22.22%) Jython
5 4 (22.22%) Marketing
5 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) FileNet
1 4 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
2 5 (27.78%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) HTTP
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) CTI
4 2 (11.11%) Intranet
4 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.56%) H.323
5 1 (5.56%) MGCP
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) PBX
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Applications Specialist
1 4 (22.22%) Support Specialist
1 4 (22.22%) Applications Support
1 4 (22.22%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Service Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Applications Support Specialist
1 4 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) JDBC
3 1 (5.56%) Java EE
3 1 (5.56%) Qt
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) IVR
4 1 (5.56%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) CESG
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) CAN bus
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (22.22%) Data Security
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 3 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Security Management
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
6 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) Fault Management
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) SIEM
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 4 (22.22%) Jython
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CEH
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CISA
3 1 (5.56%) CISM
3 1 (5.56%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) HL7
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) Cognos
3 4 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Veritas
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