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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 21 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.20% - 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.08% - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £54,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.50% +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
113 47 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 87.60% 92.16% 86.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87 42 45
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 September 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 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) CISSP
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) CISM
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (40.00%) Network Security
3 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (40.00%) Security Operations
4 5 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (33.33%) Change Control
4 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Service Management
5 4 (26.67%) CISA
5 4 (26.67%) CRISC
6 3 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Legal
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
7 2 (13.33%) Unix

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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
1 6 (40.00%) Network Security
2 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Information Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Information Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.67%) Ext JS
1 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (6.67%) FIXML
1 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) RESTful
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Change Control
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) Internal Audit
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Proprietary Trading
6 1 (6.67%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CISSP
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) CISM
3 4 (26.67%) CISA
3 4 (26.67%) CRISC
4 3 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (6.67%) CISMP
5 1 (6.67%) IISP
5 1 (6.67%) ISACA
5 1 (6.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) COBIT
3 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Fortify
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.67%) Coverity
3 1 (6.67%) Qualys
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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