The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the County Antrim region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 16 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 8.33% 2.90% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.67% 10.53% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £29,250 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 76 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 17.86% 27.54% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 25
Average salary £26,500 £14,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.28% -60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £14,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Northern Ireland

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Firewall
Salary Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the County Antrim region.

Firewall Salary Trend in County Antrim

Firewall
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in County Antrim

Firewall
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +21 13 £29,250 -35.00% 3
Firewall
Northern Ireland

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Firewall 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 Firewall.

1 11 (61.11%) DNS
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (50.00%) Citrix
3 9 (50.00%) DHCP
3 9 (50.00%) SAN
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) vSphere
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 6 (33.33%) Juniper
6 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (27.78%) Veritas
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (27.78%) Symantec
7 5 (27.78%) Sophos
7 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
7 5 (27.78%) Wireless
7 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
7 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
7 5 (27.78%) UNIX
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Firewall 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 Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (27.78%) IIS
4 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) DNS
2 9 (50.00%) DHCP
2 9 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (27.78%) Wireless
3 5 (27.78%) NAS
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 3 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (11.11%) Wireless Security
7 1 (5.56%) Intranet
7 1 (5.56%) Internet
7 1 (5.56%) VPN
7 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2000
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) CESG
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) UNIX
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL V3
2 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 3 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
3 3 (16.67%) SIEM
3 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (5.56%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C++
1 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (22.22%) MCITP
5 3 (16.67%) MCTS
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (11.11%) CCNA
7 1 (5.56%) CCNP
7 1 (5.56%) CISSP
7 1 (5.56%) PMP
7 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
7 1 (5.56%) MCSE
7 1 (5.56%) MCSA
7 1 (5.56%) CISA
7 1 (5.56%) CISM
7 1 (5.56%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (50.00%) vSphere
2 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
3 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
2 4 (22.22%) WSUS
3 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Citrix
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco
4 6 (33.33%) Juniper
5 5 (27.78%) Veritas
5 5 (27.78%) Symantec
5 5 (27.78%) Sophos
5 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
6 4 (22.22%) HP
7 3 (16.67%) Compaq
7 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 3 (16.67%) Meru Networks
8 2 (11.11%) Q1 Labs
8 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
8 2 (11.11%) LogLogic
8 2 (11.11%) F5
Antrim, County Antrim
Capita
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Steria
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,500 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago