Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 28 19
Rank change year-on-year +23 -9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 83 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 21.96% 9.82% 9.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.84% 33.63% 35.62%
Number of salaries quoted 56 25 21
County Antrim median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £52,500 £50,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% +16.67%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 128 113 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 33.86% 29.20% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 89 61 53
County Antrim median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - -
10th Percentile £20,500 £26,500 £25,050
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £50,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in County Antrim

Linux
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for Linux in County Antrim

Linux
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in County Antrim over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in County Antrim

Linux
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 within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +21 83 £50,000 +25.00% 21
Linux
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Linux.

1 32 (38.55%) C++
2 30 (36.14%) Java
3 28 (33.73%) Python
4 25 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (26.51%) Software Engineering
6 19 (22.89%) HTML
6 19 (22.89%) JIRA
7 18 (21.69%) Git (software)
7 18 (21.69%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (21.69%) C
8 17 (20.48%) Windows
8 17 (20.48%) DevOps
9 16 (19.28%) OO
9 16 (19.28%) SQL
10 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (16.87%) JavaScript
12 13 (15.66%) Apple
12 13 (15.66%) Finance
12 13 (15.66%) Docker
12 13 (15.66%) Bitbucket
12 13 (15.66%) Confluence
12 13 (15.66%) JSON
12 13 (15.66%) Apple Pay
12 13 (15.66%) Google Pay
13 12 (14.46%) Bash Shell
14 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
14 11 (13.25%) CSS
14 11 (13.25%) Ansible
14 11 (13.25%) Samsung Pay
14 11 (13.25%) Samsung

Linux
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (15.66%) Confluence
2 3 (3.61%) GlassFish
2 3 (3.61%) IIS
2 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.20%) Apache
3 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.20%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.69%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (15.66%) Apple Pay
2 13 (15.66%) Google Pay
3 11 (13.25%) Samsung Pay
4 5 (6.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.61%) SaaS
6 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (6.02%) PuTTY
2 3 (3.61%) VPN
3 2 (2.41%) Firewall
3 2 (2.41%) SMPP
3 2 (2.41%) SMS
3 2 (2.41%) SSH
4 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.23%) MySQL
4 5 (6.02%) Big Data
4 5 (6.02%) Hazelcast
4 5 (6.02%) MariaDB
4 5 (6.02%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.82%) Blockchain
6 3 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.20%) Redis
8 1 (1.20%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 19 (22.89%) JIRA
2 18 (21.69%) Git (software)
3 13 (15.66%) Bitbucket
4 9 (10.84%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.02%) Gradle
5 5 (6.02%) JUnit
5 5 (6.02%) Subversion
6 4 (4.82%) Spock
7 3 (3.61%) Hudson
8 1 (1.20%) Ant
8 1 (1.20%) Maven
8 1 (1.20%) Selenium
8 1 (1.20%) TestNG
General
1 13 (15.66%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Banking
3 5 (6.02%) Front Office
4 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (26.51%) Developer
2 12 (14.46%) Software Engineer
3 11 (13.25%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) C Software Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (10.84%) Architect
5 9 (10.84%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.43%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Embedded C Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Embedded Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Security Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Senior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.89%) HTML
2 13 (15.66%) JSON
3 11 (13.25%) CSS
4 9 (10.84%) XML
5 6 (7.23%) jQuery
5 6 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (7.23%) Web Services
6 5 (6.02%) .NET
6 5 (6.02%) Express
6 5 (6.02%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (6.02%) Node.js
6 5 (6.02%) REST
6 5 (6.02%) SAML
6 5 (6.02%) Socket.IO
7 4 (4.82%) Kafka
7 4 (4.82%) Spring
8 3 (3.61%) J2EE
8 3 (3.61%) JAX-RS
8 3 (3.61%) JAX-WS
8 3 (3.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.84%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.84%) Smartcard
3 8 (9.64%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (8.43%) Contactless
4 7 (8.43%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (8.43%) Equities
5 6 (7.23%) Chip and PIN
5 6 (7.23%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (7.23%) Replication
6 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (6.02%) Mobile App
7 4 (4.82%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.61%) Clustering
8 3 (3.61%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (3.61%) N-Tier
9 2 (2.41%) Fixed Income
9 2 (2.41%) Mobile Wallet
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.48%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) Android
3 8 (9.64%) Unix
4 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.41%) CentOS
5 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.51%) Software Engineering
3 17 (20.48%) DevOps
4 16 (19.28%) OO
5 10 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.84%) Open Source
6 9 (10.84%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (10.84%) SDLC
7 7 (8.43%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (8.43%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.43%) Refactoring
8 6 (7.23%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (6.02%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (6.02%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (6.02%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 5 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.02%) Project Management
9 5 (6.02%) TDD
9 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.02%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.55%) C++
2 30 (36.14%) Java
3 28 (33.73%) Python
4 18 (21.69%) C
5 16 (19.28%) SQL
6 14 (16.87%) JavaScript
7 12 (14.46%) Bash Shell
8 10 (12.05%) Shell Script
9 9 (10.84%) C#
10 8 (9.64%) Ruby
11 6 (7.23%) Embedded C
11 6 (7.23%) Perl
12 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.20%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.20%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) CISSP
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (6.02%) OSCP
1 5 (6.02%) SANS
2 2 (2.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) RHCE
2 2 (2.41%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.66%) Docker
2 6 (7.23%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.41%) Xen
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) Ansible
2 10 (12.05%) Puppet
3 8 (9.64%) Kubernetes
3 8 (9.64%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.61%) Data Guard
4 3 (3.61%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (3.61%) Salt
5 1 (1.20%) CloudForms
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Apple
2 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.25%) Samsung
3 9 (10.84%) Oracle
4 8 (9.64%) Atlassian
5 7 (8.43%) Google
6 5 (6.02%) Twitter
7 2 (2.41%) VMware
8 1 (1.20%) IBM
8 1 (1.20%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.20%) Red Hat