The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 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 Windows over the 3 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 37 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 21.14% 13.45% 25.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.43% 57.50% 71.01%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 26
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 40 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 26.29% 23.39% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 33
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Northern Ireland

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Windows
Salary Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the County Antrim region.

Windows Salary Trend in County Antrim

Windows
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in County Antrim

Windows
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 Windows within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 22 July 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 37 £26,500 -29.33% 8
Windows
Northern Ireland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 39 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 32 (53.33%) ITIL
4 30 (50.00%) Firewall
5 29 (48.33%) VMware
6 27 (45.00%) DNS
6 27 (45.00%) DHCP
7 25 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 25 (41.67%) Veritas
8 24 (40.00%) Sophos
8 24 (40.00%) VMware ESX
8 24 (40.00%) NetBackup
8 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
9 23 (38.33%) SC Cleared
9 23 (38.33%) Backup Exec
9 23 (38.33%) Clustering
9 23 (38.33%) Citrix
9 23 (38.33%) IIS
10 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
10 22 (36.67%) Symantec
11 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (31.67%) SAN
12 19 (31.67%) ITIL V3
12 19 (31.67%) NAS
12 19 (31.67%) vSphere
12 19 (31.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 17 (28.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Windows 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 Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (38.33%) IIS
2 17 (28.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 17 (28.33%) MS Exchange
3 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Office
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 30 (50.00%) Firewall
2 27 (45.00%) DNS
2 27 (45.00%) DHCP
3 19 (31.67%) SAN
3 19 (31.67%) NAS
4 6 (10.00%) Internet
4 6 (10.00%) LAN
4 6 (10.00%) WAN
5 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (5.00%) Network Security
7 2 (3.33%) Intranet
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.67%) HTTP
8 1 (1.67%) VPN
8 1 (1.67%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (21.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.33%) OLTP
7 2 (3.33%) OLAP
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.67%) MySQL
8 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Rational Rose
1 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (6.67%) MSTest
1 4 (6.67%) NUnit
2 2 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.67%) WinRunner
3 1 (1.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Billing
2 1 (1.67%) Front Office
2 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) Developer
2 10 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Software Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Administrator
7 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.33%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) .NET
2 8 (13.33%) HTML
3 5 (8.33%) XML
4 4 (6.67%) Web Services
4 4 (6.67%) XSLT
4 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.67%) COM+
4 4 (6.67%) jQuery
4 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.67%) JSON
4 4 (6.67%) Ajax
5 3 (5.00%) WCF
5 3 (5.00%) JDBC
5 3 (5.00%) ADO.NET
6 2 (3.33%) WPF
7 1 (1.67%) Protocol Buffers
7 1 (1.67%) Qt
7 1 (1.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.33%) Clustering
2 7 (11.67%) NHS
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.67%) CESG
5 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.67%) Physics
5 1 (1.67%) Derivative
5 1 (1.67%) Statistics
5 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.67%) IVR
5 1 (1.67%) Equities
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (21.67%) Linux
4 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.33%) UNIX
5 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) ITIL
2 25 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (31.67%) ITIL V3
3 19 (31.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 8 (13.33%) Compatibility Testing
4 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 8 (13.33%) Capacity Management
5 7 (11.67%) OO
6 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 5 (8.33%) Fault Management
7 4 (6.67%) MVC
7 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.67%) UML
7 4 (6.67%) OOP
7 4 (6.67%) SOA
7 4 (6.67%) Use Case
7 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.67%) Web Development
7 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) SQL
2 11 (18.33%) C#
3 6 (10.00%) C++
4 5 (8.33%) C
5 4 (6.67%) Java
5 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.67%) VBA
7 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (38.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.67%) MCAD
4 4 (6.67%) MCSD
4 4 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (5.00%) MCDST
5 3 (5.00%) CCNA
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.33%) Degree
7 1 (1.67%) CEH
7 1 (1.67%) CISSP
7 1 (1.67%) PMP
7 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.67%) CISA
7 1 (1.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) HL7
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 19 (31.67%) vSphere
4 8 (13.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 23 (38.33%) Backup Exec
3 14 (23.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (8.33%) WSUS
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 39 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (48.33%) VMware
3 25 (41.67%) Veritas
4 24 (40.00%) Sophos
5 23 (38.33%) Citrix
6 22 (36.67%) Symantec
7 9 (15.00%) Oracle
8 7 (11.67%) CommVault
9 5 (8.33%) Cisco
10 4 (6.67%) Northgate
11 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.33%) HP
11 2 (3.33%) Dell
11 2 (3.33%) Compuware
12 1 (1.67%) Sybase
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £14000.00 - £15000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago