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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 7 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 24.14% 8.38% 12.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 33.33% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 18
Average salary £26,500 £43,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.42% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £26,550 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £58,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
42 45 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 48.28% 25.14% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 31
Average salary £31,000 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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
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 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 31 July 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 +18 21 £26,500 -39.42% 4
Linux
Northern Ireland

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (58.06%) UNIX
2 17 (54.84%) Java
3 16 (51.61%) Degree
3 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
4 15 (48.39%) Python
5 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
6 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
6 12 (38.71%) HTML
6 12 (38.71%) Rapid7
6 12 (38.71%) SDLC
7 11 (35.48%) Ruby
7 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (32.26%) Risk Management
8 10 (32.26%) Windows
9 9 (29.03%) OO
9 9 (29.03%) SQL
9 9 (29.03%) Mac OS X
9 9 (29.03%) Computer Security
9 9 (29.03%) Big Data
9 9 (29.03%) Analytics
9 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
9 9 (29.03%) User Experience
10 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
10 8 (25.81%) CSS
10 8 (25.81%) Web Services
11 7 (22.58%) XML
11 7 (22.58%) VMware
11 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (19.35%) Open Source

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 2 (6.45%) Apache
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.23%) Confluence
5 1 (3.23%) JBoss
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (19.35%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) HTTPS
2 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.23%) SSH
3 1 (3.23%) SNMP
3 1 (3.23%) VoIP
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) FTP
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Big Data
1 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 6 (19.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
2 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) Ant
3 3 (9.68%) JUnit
3 3 (9.68%) Maven
3 3 (9.68%) Valgrind
4 2 (6.45%) TestNG
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) French Language
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Software Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Lead Software Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Development Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Development Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Development Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Development Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.23%) Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) HTML
2 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 8 (25.81%) Web Services
3 7 (22.58%) XML
4 3 (9.68%) JDBC
4 3 (9.68%) JSP
4 3 (9.68%) Servlets
4 3 (9.68%) J2EE
4 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
4 3 (9.68%) Spring
5 2 (6.45%) Ajax
5 2 (6.45%) LAMP
5 2 (6.45%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (3.23%) HTML5
6 1 (3.23%) REST
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 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
2 9 (29.03%) User Experience
3 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
5 2 (6.45%) DTV
6 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.23%) BBC
6 1 (3.23%) Clustering
6 1 (3.23%) Derivative
6 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) UNIX
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 9 (29.03%) Mac OS X
4 5 (16.13%) Solaris
5 2 (6.45%) CentOS
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
2 12 (38.71%) SDLC
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Risk Management
5 9 (29.03%) OO
5 9 (29.03%) Computer Security
5 9 (29.03%) Analytics
6 6 (19.35%) Open Source
6 6 (19.35%) MapReduce
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
6 6 (19.35%) SOA
7 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.90%) MVC
7 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (9.68%) Scrum
8 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.68%) Web Development
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) Python
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 11 (35.48%) Ruby
5 9 (29.03%) SQL
6 6 (19.35%) Perl
6 6 (19.35%) C++
7 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
8 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
8 3 (9.68%) C
9 2 (6.45%) C#
9 2 (6.45%) PHP
9 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) EMC Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CISM
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) CISSP
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) XenServer
4 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Nagios
2 3 (9.68%) Nmap
2 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) Munin
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Rapid7
2 7 (22.58%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Coverity
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Apple
5 1 (3.23%) New Relic
5 1 (3.23%) EMC
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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