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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 25 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 8.38% 13.66% 10.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.88% 56.41% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 7
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £29,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £59,500
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 39 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 24.02% 24.22% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 30
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -7 15 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Linux
Northern Ireland

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (52.38%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) ITIL
3 8 (38.10%) UNIX
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) DNS
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle
5 6 (28.57%) Internet
5 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (23.81%) FileNet
6 5 (23.81%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
6 5 (23.81%) SPSS
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Java
6 5 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (23.81%) HTTP
6 5 (23.81%) Apache
6 5 (23.81%) Cognos
7 4 (19.05%) IBM
7 4 (19.05%) HTML
7 4 (19.05%) Clustering
7 4 (19.05%) Firewall
7 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
7 4 (19.05%) Change Management
7 4 (19.05%) Data Security
7 4 (19.05%) Jython
7 4 (19.05%) Marketing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 5 (23.81%) FileNet
2 5 (23.81%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (23.81%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Moodle
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SPSS
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) Internet
3 5 (23.81%) HTTP
4 4 (19.05%) Firewall
5 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) CTI
5 2 (9.52%) Intranet
5 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) H.323
6 1 (4.76%) MGCP
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
General
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Applications Specialist
1 4 (19.05%) Support Specialist
1 4 (19.05%) Applications Support
1 4 (19.05%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Service Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Applications Support Specialist
1 4 (19.05%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Telephony Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Server Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Database Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) JDBC
3 1 (4.76%) Java EE
3 1 (4.76%) Qt
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) IVR
4 1 (4.76%) CAN bus
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) CESG
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
4 1 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) NHS
4 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Data Security
3 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) Security Management
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Algorithmic Trading
6 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.76%) Validation
6 1 (4.76%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Management
6 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) Jython
3 2 (9.52%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCTS
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) CEH
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CISA
3 1 (4.76%) CISM
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PMP
3 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) HL7
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) Cognos
4 4 (19.05%) IBM
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (9.52%) VMware
7 1 (4.76%) Ab Initio
7 1 (4.76%) Actimize
7 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.76%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) Veritas
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.76%) HP
7 1 (4.76%) Compaq
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix
Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: £300 - £335 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
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