The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 18 29 9
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 6 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 12.29% 3.73% 17.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.35% 20.69% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 7
Average salary £25,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 - £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £26,150 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Firewall
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 29 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 37.99% 18.01% 45.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 31
Average salary £26,000 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.27% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +13 22 £25,000 - 2
Firewall
Northern Ireland

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 30 (81.08%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) DNS
2 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
2 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
2 28 (75.68%) Security Cleared
3 27 (72.97%) SC Cleared
3 27 (72.97%) DHCP
4 26 (70.27%) VMware
5 25 (67.57%) Veritas
5 25 (67.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (64.86%) NetBackup
6 24 (64.86%) Sophos
6 24 (64.86%) VMware ESX
6 24 (64.86%) ITIL
7 22 (59.46%) Symantec
8 21 (56.76%) Backup Exec
9 19 (51.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 19 (51.35%) vSphere
9 19 (51.35%) ITIL V3
9 19 (51.35%) NAS
9 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (51.35%) Clustering
9 19 (51.35%) IIS
9 19 (51.35%) Citrix
9 19 (51.35%) SAN
10 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
10 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (40.54%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (51.35%) IIS
2 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
3 15 (40.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (75.68%) DNS
2 27 (72.97%) DHCP
3 19 (51.35%) NAS
3 19 (51.35%) SAN
4 4 (10.81%) Network Security
5 3 (8.11%) LAN
5 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.11%) WAN
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.41%) CTI
7 1 (2.70%) Wireless
7 1 (2.70%) Intranet
7 1 (2.70%) Internet
7 1 (2.70%) MGCP
7 1 (2.70%) H.323
7 1 (2.70%) VPN
7 1 (2.70%) HTTP
7 1 (2.70%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2000
2 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Network Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Network Support
5 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.70%) Telephony Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Clustering
2 7 (18.92%) NHS
3 2 (5.41%) IVR
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 30 (81.08%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 24 (64.86%) ITIL
3 19 (51.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 19 (51.35%) ITIL V3
4 8 (21.62%) Capacity Management
4 8 (21.62%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
6 2 (5.41%) SIEM
7 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.70%) Workflow
7 1 (2.70%) Project Management
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco ICM Scripting
7 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.70%) Information Security Management
7 1 (2.70%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 28 (75.68%) Security Cleared
2 27 (72.97%) SC Cleared
3 9 (24.32%) CCNA
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CISA
4 1 (2.70%) CISM
4 1 (2.70%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) CISSP
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PMP
4 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
2 24 (64.86%) VMware ESX
3 19 (51.35%) vSphere
4 8 (21.62%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (64.86%) NetBackup
2 21 (56.76%) Backup Exec
3 14 (37.84%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (13.51%) WSUS
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
2 26 (70.27%) VMware
3 25 (67.57%) Veritas
4 24 (64.86%) Sophos
5 22 (59.46%) Symantec
6 19 (51.35%) Citrix
7 8 (21.62%) Cisco
8 5 (13.51%) Juniper
8 5 (13.51%) CommVault
9 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.70%) F5
10 1 (2.70%) LogLogic
10 1 (2.70%) Q1 Labs
10 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Shift Allowance, Pension, Bonus,
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £14000.00 - £16000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago