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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 11 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 11.32% 10.30% 16.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.00% 41.46% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 20
Average salary £30,500 £28,250 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.96% -30.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,850 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £31,650 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
25 41 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 47.17% 24.85% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 29
Average salary £36,250 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.42% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £34,500
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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +13 6 £30,500 +7.96% 2
Linux
Northern Ireland

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 17 (56.67%) UNIX
2 16 (53.33%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) Degree
2 16 (53.33%) Computer Science
3 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 13 (43.33%) Python
5 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 12 (40.00%) Rapid7
5 12 (40.00%) SDLC
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
8 9 (30.00%) Mac OS X
8 9 (30.00%) Ruby
8 9 (30.00%) Computer Security
8 9 (30.00%) Windows
8 9 (30.00%) OO
8 9 (30.00%) User Experience
8 9 (30.00%) Analytics
8 9 (30.00%) Big Data
9 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
9 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
9 8 (26.67%) Web Services
9 8 (26.67%) CSS
9 8 (26.67%) SQL
10 7 (23.33%) XML
10 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (20.00%) Open Source
11 6 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (20.00%) NoSQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 2 (6.67%) Apache
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.33%) Confluence
5 1 (3.33%) JBoss
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) HTTP
3 3 (10.00%) VPN
3 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) FTP
4 2 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) SAN
5 1 (3.33%) Internet
5 1 (3.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Big Data
2 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.00%) MySQL
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Ant
3 3 (10.00%) JUnit
3 3 (10.00%) Maven
3 3 (10.00%) Valgrind
4 2 (6.67%) TestNG
5 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Software Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Development Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Development Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.33%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) CSS
2 8 (26.67%) Web Services
3 7 (23.33%) XML
4 3 (10.00%) JDBC
4 3 (10.00%) JSP
4 3 (10.00%) Servlets
4 3 (10.00%) J2EE
4 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (10.00%) Spring
5 2 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (6.67%) XSLT
5 2 (6.67%) LAMP
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) REST
6 1 (3.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (30.00%) User Experience
3 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.33%) Derivative
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.33%) DTV
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) UNIX
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (13.33%) Solaris
4 2 (6.67%) CentOS
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 12 (40.00%) SDLC
3 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 9 (30.00%) OO
5 9 (30.00%) Computer Security
5 9 (30.00%) Analytics
6 6 (20.00%) Open Source
6 6 (20.00%) MapReduce
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 6 (20.00%) SOA
7 4 (13.33%) MVC
7 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
9 2 (6.67%) DevOps
9 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) Python
3 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (30.00%) Ruby
5 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 6 (20.00%) C++
7 4 (13.33%) Perl
7 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
8 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (10.00%) C
9 2 (6.67%) C#
9 2 (6.67%) PHP
9 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) EMC Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CISM
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) COBIT
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) XenServer
4 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
2 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.00%) Nmap
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
4 1 (3.33%) Munin
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Rapid7
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Coverity
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Apple
5 1 (3.33%) New Relic
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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