The median annual salary for a Junior was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.97% - 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% - 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £26,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 - £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £27,450 - £37,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,935 £26,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 142 130 124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 93.42% 95.59% 99.20%
Number of salaries quoted 333 339 228
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings that featured Junior in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Belfast

Junior
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior in Belfast.

Salary trend for Junior in Belfast

Junior Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Junior job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
1 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (75.00%) Fintech
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (75.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper