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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 26 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 16.99% 18.24% 14.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.47% 71.05% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 8
Average salary £28,250 £43,250 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.68% -19.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £30,800 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £47,500 £59,000
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
43 38 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 28.10% 25.68% 47.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 37
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 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 +1 26 £28,250 -34.68% 6
Linux
Northern Ireland

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 19 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 20 (60.61%) UNIX
2 14 (42.42%) Java
3 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 11 (33.33%) Degree
4 10 (30.30%) Java EE
4 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
5 9 (27.27%) TDD
5 9 (27.27%) Subversion
5 9 (27.27%) OO
5 9 (27.27%) ITIL
5 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 9 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 9 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
7 7 (21.21%) DNS
7 7 (21.21%) Internet
7 7 (21.21%) Oracle
8 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (18.18%) Cognos
8 6 (18.18%) SPSS
8 6 (18.18%) HTTP
8 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 6 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (15.15%) FileNet
9 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (15.15%) Firewall

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
2 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (15.15%) FileNet
3 5 (15.15%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.03%) Moodle
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) SPSS
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) DNS
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
2 6 (18.18%) HTTP
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) VPN
4 2 (6.06%) CTI
4 2 (6.06%) Intranet
4 2 (6.06%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) MGCP
5 1 (3.03%) H.323
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) CDMA
5 1 (3.03%) GPRS
5 1 (3.03%) GSM
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) PBX
5 1 (3.03%) POP3
5 1 (3.03%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) DB2
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Subversion
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.12%) Marketing
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Java Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (12.12%) Service Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Support Specialist
3 4 (12.12%) Applications Support
3 4 (12.12%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Applications Support Specialist
3 4 (12.12%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Escalation Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Server Support
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) Java EE
2 5 (15.15%) JSF
2 5 (15.15%) PrimeFaces
2 5 (15.15%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) JDBC
4 1 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) MAPI
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
4 1 (3.03%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.12%) Clustering
5 2 (6.06%) IVR
6 1 (3.03%) CESG
6 1 (3.03%) Statistics
6 1 (3.03%) Replication
6 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.03%) NHS
6 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.03%) Open Source
6 1 (3.03%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) UNIX
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) zOS
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
2 9 (27.27%) TDD
2 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) OO
2 9 (27.27%) Multithreading
2 9 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.12%) Data Security
4 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.12%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) Release Management
5 3 (9.09%) People Management
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Security Management
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.03%) Workflow
7 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.12%) Jython
4 3 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (6.06%) C
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) PMP
4 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CISA
4 1 (3.03%) CISM
4 1 (3.03%) CEH
4 1 (3.03%) MCTS
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) CISSP
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) HL7
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 6 (18.18%) Cognos
4 4 (12.12%) IBM
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.06%) Ab Initio
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
6 2 (6.06%) Actimize
7 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) Compaq
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix
7 1 (3.03%) Veritas
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago