The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 32 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.51% 4.40% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 22.22% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +88.88%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.74% 19.78% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 5
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Firewall
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Belfast region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Belfast

Firewall
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) SANS
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Event Correlation
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Incident Response Team

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Event Correlation
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SANS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft