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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 22 57 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 13.10% 20.65% 13.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.33% 44.53% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 28
Average salary £26,500 £28,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.01% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £14,000 £15,467
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Operating Systems Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 128 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 17.86% 46.38% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 25 65 38
Average salary £26,500 £31,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.51% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £14,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 16 April 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 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -4 18 £26,500 -7.01% 5
Windows
Northern Ireland

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 27 (54.00%) VMware
4 24 (48.00%) DNS
5 22 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (42.00%) Citrix
7 19 (38.00%) DHCP
8 17 (34.00%) HP
8 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
8 17 (34.00%) ITIL
8 17 (34.00%) Linux
8 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (30.00%) LAN
10 15 (30.00%) NetBackup
10 15 (30.00%) Backup Exec
10 15 (30.00%) vSphere
11 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
12 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2000
12 11 (22.00%) SQL
12 11 (22.00%) WAN
12 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (20.00%) Dell
13 10 (20.00%) Firewall
14 9 (18.00%) Symantec
14 9 (18.00%) Clustering
14 9 (18.00%) SAN
14 9 (18.00%) Veritas
14 9 (18.00%) MS Office

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (12.00%) IIS
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.00%) DNS
2 19 (38.00%) DHCP
3 15 (30.00%) LAN
4 11 (22.00%) WAN
5 10 (20.00%) Firewall
6 9 (18.00%) SAN
7 7 (14.00%) Internet
7 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (14.00%) VPN
8 6 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (12.00%) VLAN
8 6 (12.00%) iSCSI
9 5 (10.00%) NAS
10 1 (2.00%) SSH
10 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.00%) SNMP
10 1 (2.00%) Intranet
10 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) OLTP
6 1 (2.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (8.00%) Wise Package Studio
2 4 (8.00%) InstallShield
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Local Government
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Developer
3 6 (12.00%) DBA
3 6 (12.00%) SQL DBA
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Development Specialist
5 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) Operations Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) IT Operations Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
3 4 (8.00%) Web Services
3 4 (8.00%) XML
4 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) JDBC
5 1 (2.00%) XSL
5 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.00%) WCF
5 1 (2.00%) WPF
5 1 (2.00%) jQuery
5 1 (2.00%) HTML5
5 1 (2.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Clustering
2 6 (12.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) CESG
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Linux
1 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.00%) UNIX
5 6 (12.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.00%) Solaris
8 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.00%) OpenVMS
9 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.00%) Android
9 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) Capacity Management
3 7 (14.00%) Project Management
3 7 (14.00%) Migration
3 7 (14.00%) Fault Management
4 6 (12.00%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (12.00%) Database Tuning
4 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.00%) OO
7 3 (6.00%) Refactoring
7 3 (6.00%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (4.00%) User Stories
8 2 (4.00%) Time Management
8 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.00%) SOA
8 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) C#
2 4 (8.00%) Java
2 4 (8.00%) VBScript
3 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) MCSA
3 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.00%) MCITP
4 4 (8.00%) MCSE
4 4 (8.00%) MCDST
5 3 (6.00%) MCTS
6 2 (4.00%) Degree
7 1 (2.00%) CEH
7 1 (2.00%) CISA
7 1 (2.00%) CISM
7 1 (2.00%) CISSP
7 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.00%) PMP
7 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) HL7
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (30.00%) vSphere
4 8 (16.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (8.00%) XenApp
6 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) NetBackup
1 15 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 9 (18.00%) SCOM
3 8 (16.00%) SCCM
4 4 (8.00%) WSUS
5 3 (6.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (54.00%) VMware
3 21 (42.00%) Citrix
4 17 (34.00%) HP
5 10 (20.00%) Dell
6 9 (18.00%) Symantec
6 9 (18.00%) Veritas
7 6 (12.00%) NetApp
8 5 (10.00%) Sophos
8 5 (10.00%) Oracle
9 4 (8.00%) CommVault
9 4 (8.00%) Compuware
9 4 (8.00%) Cisco
9 4 (8.00%) Altiris
10 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (6.00%) Compaq
10 3 (6.00%) Infoblox
11 2 (4.00%) Splunk
Belfast
Citi
Salary: £45,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Antrim, County Antrim
Capita
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Steria
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,500 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £28673.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago