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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 23 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.96% 6.96% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 40.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Median salary £40,000 £30,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.08% -31.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
9 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.82% 17.39% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 18
Median salary £40,000 £29,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% +11.32%
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 11 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre

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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Belfast
CME Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago