The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 17 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.83% 1.37% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 1.48% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Median salary £40,000 £90,000 £75,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
-55.55% +18.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £90,000 £38,575
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £90,000 £113,175
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Information Security
County Antrim

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 135 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 91.26% 92.47% 84.89%
Number of salaries quoted 69 60 76
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +29.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Information Security
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Belfast

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security 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 Information Security.

1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Change Control
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) COBIT
4 1 (14.29%) CISMP
4 1 (14.29%) CISM
4 1 (14.29%) GCIA
4 1 (14.29%) GCIH
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) OLE
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) HTML

Information Security
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Information Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
1 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Internal Audit
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISMP
2 1 (14.29%) GCIA
2 1 (14.29%) GCIH
2 1 (14.29%) IISP
2 1 (14.29%) ISACA
2 1 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (14.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
Belfast
CME Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Belfast
CME Group
Posted: 16 days ago
Belfast
CME Group
Posted: 16 days ago