The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 25 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.77% - 3.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% - 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £40,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%
Network Security
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
20 1 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 15.38% 1.92% 42.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 16
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +44.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Network Security
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Belfast

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Network 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 Network Security.

1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
1 6 (85.71%) Security Operations
2 5 (71.43%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (71.43%) Change Control
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (28.57%) Internal Audit
3 2 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
4 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (14.29%) Server Patching
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) SANS
4 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP

Network 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 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Information Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
1 6 (85.71%) Security Operations
2 5 (71.43%) Change Control
2 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Internal Audit
3 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Server Patching
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) VMware