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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Londonderry 42.31% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 91.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
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 Londonderry region.

Operating Systems Category
County Londonderry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Londonderry 46.15% 30.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 12 September 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) UNIX
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle
3 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
3 10 (76.92%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) Retail
3 10 (76.92%) Fujitsu
3 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database
4 7 (53.85%) Solaris
5 5 (38.46%) VMS
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
5 5 (38.46%) E-business
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (38.46%) Intel
5 5 (38.46%) Hyperion
5 5 (38.46%) Control-M
5 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (38.46%) Essbase
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (15.38%) Clustering

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in County Londonderry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Discoverer
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (38.46%) Essbase
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
1 1 (7.69%) JMeter
1 1 (7.69%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (7.69%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
1 10 (76.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle DBA
1 5 (38.46%) DBA
1 5 (38.46%) Administrator
1 5 (38.46%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tester
2 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX Technical Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (53.85%) Solaris
3 5 (38.46%) VMS
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (15.38%) AIX
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) E-business
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Kanban
2 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) Fujitsu
3 5 (38.46%) Intel
3 5 (38.46%) Hyperion
4 1 (7.69%) Veritas
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) HP