The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 19 23 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 9 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 11.68% 6.43% 27.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.21% 27.27% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 24
Average salary £26,000 £31,750 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.11% +29.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Windows
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 33 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 31.39% 23.57% 48.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 37
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 £23,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 30 September 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 30 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 +6 16 £26,000 -18.11% 8
Windows
Northern Ireland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (60.00%) Firewall
3 29 (58.00%) VMware
4 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
4 27 (54.00%) DHCP
4 27 (54.00%) DNS
4 27 (54.00%) ITIL
5 24 (48.00%) Veritas
5 24 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (46.00%) VMware ESX
6 23 (46.00%) NetBackup
6 23 (46.00%) Sophos
6 23 (46.00%) IIS
6 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
7 22 (44.00%) SC Cleared
7 22 (44.00%) SQL Server
7 22 (44.00%) Clustering
8 21 (42.00%) Symantec
8 21 (42.00%) Citrix
9 20 (40.00%) Backup Exec
10 19 (38.00%) SAN
10 19 (38.00%) vSphere
11 18 (36.00%) NAS
11 18 (36.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 18 (36.00%) ITIL V3
11 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
12 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2003

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (46.00%) IIS
2 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
3 16 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 30 (60.00%) Firewall
2 27 (54.00%) DHCP
2 27 (54.00%) DNS
3 19 (38.00%) SAN
4 18 (36.00%) NAS
5 6 (12.00%) Internet
6 5 (10.00%) LAN
7 4 (8.00%) WAN
7 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (6.00%) Network Security
9 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.00%) Intranet
10 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.00%) VPN
10 1 (2.00%) CTI
10 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (6.00%) OLAP
6 3 (6.00%) OLTP
6 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (10.00%) Rational Rose
1 5 (10.00%) NUnit
1 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (10.00%) MSTest
2 2 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.00%) WinRunner
3 1 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Front Office
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Service Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.00%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (2.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) .NET
2 9 (18.00%) HTML
3 6 (12.00%) XML
4 5 (10.00%) XSLT
4 5 (10.00%) Ajax
4 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (10.00%) JSON
4 5 (10.00%) jQuery
4 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (10.00%) Web Services
4 5 (10.00%) COM+
4 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.00%) ADO.NET
5 4 (8.00%) WCF
6 3 (6.00%) WPF
6 3 (6.00%) JDBC
7 1 (2.00%) COM
7 1 (2.00%) Protocol Buffers
7 1 (2.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) Clustering
2 7 (14.00%) NHS
3 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) CAN bus
6 1 (2.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.00%) Equities
6 1 (2.00%) IVR
6 1 (2.00%) CESG
6 1 (2.00%) Derivative
6 1 (2.00%) Statistics
6 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.00%) Linux
4 6 (12.00%) UNIX
5 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) ITIL
2 24 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (36.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 18 (36.00%) ITIL V3
4 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.00%) Capacity Management
5 7 (14.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.00%) OO
7 5 (10.00%) SOA
7 5 (10.00%) UML
7 5 (10.00%) OOP
7 5 (10.00%) MVC
7 5 (10.00%) Web Development
7 5 (10.00%) Use Case
8 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.00%) Workflow
8 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 11 (22.00%) C#
3 7 (14.00%) C++
4 6 (12.00%) C
5 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.00%) Java
7 1 (2.00%) VB
7 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (10.00%) MCAD
4 5 (10.00%) MCSD
5 4 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.00%) CCNA
7 2 (4.00%) Degree
8 1 (2.00%) CISSP
8 1 (2.00%) PMP
8 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.00%) CISA
8 1 (2.00%) CISM
8 1 (2.00%) CEH
8 1 (2.00%) MCTS
8 1 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) HL7
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (46.00%) VMware ESX
3 19 (38.00%) vSphere
4 7 (14.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (46.00%) NetBackup
2 20 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 13 (26.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (10.00%) WSUS
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (58.00%) VMware
3 24 (48.00%) Veritas
4 23 (46.00%) Sophos
5 21 (42.00%) Symantec
5 21 (42.00%) Citrix
6 10 (20.00%) Oracle
7 6 (12.00%) Cisco
8 5 (10.00%) Northgate
8 5 (10.00%) CommVault
9 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.00%) Sybase
10 1 (2.00%) HP
10 1 (2.00%) Compaq
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