The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Londonderry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 1 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Londonderry 50.00% 15.38% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 66.67% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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 Londonderry region.

Operating Systems Category
County Londonderry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Londonderry 50.00% 23.08% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in County Londonderry

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in County Londonderry

Linux
Salary Trend in County Londonderry

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

Linux Salary Trend in County Londonderry

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Londonderry

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the County Londonderry 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) VMS
2 6 (85.71%) Intel
2 6 (85.71%) Control-M
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) E-business
2 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) Fujitsu
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) WebSockets
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Military
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (14.29%) Basel II
3 1 (14.29%) WSDL
3 1 (14.29%) RDF
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in County Londonderry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the County Londonderry 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) WSDL
1 1 (14.29%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) VMS
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) E-business
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (14.29%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Intel
1 6 (85.71%) Fujitsu