The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 33 29 19
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.66% 0.86% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 0.89% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. 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
County Antrim
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 230 112 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 95.44% 96.55% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 195 69 59
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in County Antrim

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in County Antrim

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -3 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Linux Engineer
Northern Ireland

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Linux Engineer 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 County Antrim region featuring Linux Engineer 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 Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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