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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 16 10
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 4.64% 11.86% 11.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.19% 56.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 4
Median salary £41,250 £36,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.79% +20.83%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
County Antrim
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 64 25 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 27.00% 21.19% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 51 18 14
Median salary £35,250 £36,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.75% +20.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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 -8 11 £41,250 +13.79% 4
Linux
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Linux.

1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) Unix
3 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 10 (35.71%) Degree
4 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
5 8 (28.57%) Internet
5 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (25.00%) SQL
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle
6 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 7 (25.00%) Data Management
7 5 (17.86%) Big Data
7 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
7 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
7 5 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (17.86%) REST
7 5 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (17.86%) Spring
7 5 (17.86%) JSON
7 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.86%) Windows
7 5 (17.86%) XML
7 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
8 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 4 (14.29%) Project Management
8 4 (14.29%) Web Services
8 4 (14.29%) XSL
8 4 (14.29%) Python

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 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 8 (28.57%) Internet
3 3 (10.71%) NAS
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (17.86%) Big Data
1 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
1 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Linux Support
3 6 (21.43%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Linux Support
4 5 (17.86%) Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Test Automation Specialist
6 3 (10.71%) Test Scripter
6 3 (10.71%) Test Specialist
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
1 5 (17.86%) JSON
1 5 (17.86%) REST
1 5 (17.86%) Spring
1 5 (17.86%) XML
2 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 4 (14.29%) Ext JS
2 4 (14.29%) Highcharts JS
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) XSL
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.00%) Data Management
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (14.29%) Cyber Intelligence
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Release Management
4 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Web Development
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) KYC
5 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
5 3 (10.71%) User Stories
6 1 (3.57%) Kanban
6 1 (3.57%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) C++
4 4 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Actimize
2 4 (14.29%) Cognizant
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
Belfast, County Antrim
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