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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 22 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 66 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 5.81% 23.91% 15.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.14% 51.56% 53.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 11
Average salary £29,250 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.65% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,502 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 128 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 18.06% 46.38% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24 66 36
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £14,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Belfast -18 6 £45,000 +9.75% 3
Linux
Northern Ireland

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) VMware
4 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
5 8 (27.59%) UNIX
6 7 (24.14%) HTML
6 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
6 7 (24.14%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle
7 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
8 5 (17.24%) Degree
8 5 (17.24%) DNS
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (13.79%) MATLAB
9 4 (13.79%) HP
9 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
9 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
9 4 (13.79%) Data Mining
9 4 (13.79%) C++
9 4 (13.79%) Perl
9 4 (13.79%) .NET
9 4 (13.79%) Firewall
9 4 (13.79%) OSGi
9 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (13.79%) 4G
9 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
10 3 (10.34%) vSphere

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (13.79%) MS Exchange
1 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) DNS
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) 4G
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) DHCP
3 3 (10.34%) SAN
3 3 (10.34%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) SSH
4 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) SNMP
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Data Mining
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.34%) MySQL
4 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C++ Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) OSGi
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 3 (10.34%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) JDBC
4 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) CSS3
5 1 (3.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) CESG
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) UNIX
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) Solaris
4 2 (6.90%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
1 3 (10.34%) Fault Management
1 3 (10.34%) OO
2 2 (6.90%) OOD
2 2 (6.90%) SOA
2 2 (6.90%) System Testing
2 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
2 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (6.90%) Time Management
2 2 (6.90%) Information Security
2 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.45%) SIEM
3 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.45%) Analytics
3 1 (3.45%) User Stories
3 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.45%) Information Security Management
3 1 (3.45%) Security Management
3 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) MATLAB
3 4 (13.79%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
4 3 (10.34%) Ruby
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) PowerHouse
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCITP
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) MCTS
4 1 (3.45%) CISA
4 1 (3.45%) CISM
4 1 (3.45%) CEH
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
4 1 (3.45%) PMP
4 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) HL7
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) vSphere
3 3 (10.34%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) WSUS
1 3 (10.34%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) VMware
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.90%) Compaq
5 2 (6.90%) Splunk
6 1 (3.45%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.45%) Altiris
6 1 (3.45%) Sybase
6 1 (3.45%) CommVault
6 1 (3.45%) Veritas
6 1 (3.45%) Apple
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £28673.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago