Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 9 12
Rank change year-on-year -28 +3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 6.45% 13.51% 15.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.74% 53.33% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 15
County Antrim median annual salary £31,000 £31,000 £31,000
10th Percentile £24,750 £21,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £50,000 £46,250
Northern Ireland median annual salary £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +14.29%

Windows 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 97 75 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 26.08% 25.34% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 49 53 39
County Antrim median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £26,700 £22,950 £22,900
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +16.67%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in County Antrim

Windows
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for Windows in County Antrim

Windows
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in County Antrim over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in County Antrim

Windows
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 Windows within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -30 21 £31,000 - 1
Newtownabbey - 2 £26,500 - 1
Windows
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 7 (29.17%) HTML
6 6 (25.00%) Java
6 6 (25.00%) .NET
6 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (25.00%) OO
6 6 (25.00%) Mac OS X
6 6 (25.00%) Banking
6 6 (25.00%) Investment Banking
6 6 (25.00%) jQuery
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (25.00%) Prime Brokerage
7 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (16.67%) XML
8 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (12.50%) Ticket Management
9 3 (12.50%) Software Deployment
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c

Windows
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 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) SNMP
1 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
2 6 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 6 (25.00%) Prime Brokerage
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) CSS
6 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.17%) WCF
6 1 (4.17%) WinForms
6 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) OO
2 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 3 (12.50%) Ticket Management
3 3 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) Document Management
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Search
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.17%) MVVM
4 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) C#
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CCA
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.17%) DFS Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
1 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Citrix
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) CommVault
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec