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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 16 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 10.32% 8.09% 18.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.86% 31.43% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 10
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £32,350 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,250 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 70 35 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 45.16% 25.74% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 31
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +1 16 £35,000 - 5
Linux
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 14 (51.85%) Unix
2 9 (33.33%) C++
3 8 (29.63%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Finance
4 6 (22.22%) OO
4 6 (22.22%) Python
5 5 (18.52%) Windows
5 5 (18.52%) LAN
5 5 (18.52%) WAN
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) HTML
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 5 (18.52%) Internet
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) Objective-C
5 5 (18.52%) Degree
5 5 (18.52%) Refactoring
5 5 (18.52%) Kanban
5 5 (18.52%) BDD
5 5 (18.52%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (18.52%) Mobile Development
6 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
6 4 (14.81%) IP Telephony
6 4 (14.81%) Data Management

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 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Internet
1 5 (18.52%) LAN
1 5 (18.52%) WAN
2 4 (14.81%) IP Telephony
2 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) NAS
4 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (11.11%) Big Data
1 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Front Office
4 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Support
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Linux Support
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Junior
4 3 (11.11%) Junior Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 3 (11.11%) JSON
2 3 (11.11%) REST
2 3 (11.11%) Spring
2 3 (11.11%) XML
3 2 (7.41%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Equities
2 3 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Unix
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) BDD
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (18.52%) Kanban
3 5 (18.52%) Mobile Development
3 5 (18.52%) Refactoring
3 5 (18.52%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) Data Management
4 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Cyber Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Low Latency
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) C++
2 8 (29.63%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) Objective-C
5 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.41%) C
6 2 (7.41%) SQL
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) CCNA
2 4 (14.81%) CCNP
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) KVM
1 2 (7.41%) oVirt
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) SonicWALL
3 3 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper
4 1 (3.70%) Meraki
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
KnownFour
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
WANdisco
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago