The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Linux Support
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.82% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

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 210 110 71
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 95.45% 96.49% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 175 68 53
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast that featured Linux Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support in Belfast

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Linux Support in Belfast

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Linux Support 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 Linux Support in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Data Management
1 6 (100.00%) Degree

Linux Support 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 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree