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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 22 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.99% - 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% - 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
11 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 10.89% 20.63% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 19
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Network Security 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 Network Security.

1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (50.00%) JDeveloper
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Network Security 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 Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (50.00%) JDeveloper
3 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) VMware