The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 32 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.79% 10.07% 7.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 58.33% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 3
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -37.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £26,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £28,700 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
Firewall
County Antrim

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
28 24 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 19.18% 17.27% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 22
Average salary £25,750 £26,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.83% -36.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Belfast

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) MCITP
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) MCSE
6 3 (30.00%) MCSA
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) MCTS
7 2 (20.00%) XenApp
7 2 (20.00%) CCNA
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (10.00%) CISSP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) DMZ
3 1 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support
3 1 (10.00%) Information Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Derivative
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) OWASP
2 1 (10.00%) SIEM
2 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (10.00%) SABSA
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (50.00%) MCITP
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) MCTS
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) MCSA
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) EMC Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CISM
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) XenServer
3 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Munin
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Acronis
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
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Posted: 14 days ago