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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 16 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 12.36% 8.64% 12.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.51% 31.11% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 7
Average salary £26,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 45 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 29.78% 27.78% 43.72%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 29
Average salary £26,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
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 24 July 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 +5 22 £26,000 - 2
Firewall
Northern Ireland

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 29 (78.38%) DNS
3 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
3 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
4 27 (72.97%) DHCP
5 26 (70.27%) VMware
5 26 (70.27%) Security Cleared
6 25 (67.57%) SC Cleared
6 25 (67.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (67.57%) Veritas
7 24 (64.86%) Sophos
7 24 (64.86%) VMware ESX
7 24 (64.86%) ITIL
7 24 (64.86%) NetBackup
8 22 (59.46%) Symantec
9 21 (56.76%) Backup Exec
10 19 (51.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 19 (51.35%) NAS
10 19 (51.35%) vSphere
10 19 (51.35%) ITIL V3
10 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (51.35%) Clustering
10 19 (51.35%) IIS
10 19 (51.35%) Citrix
10 19 (51.35%) SAN
11 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
11 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (40.54%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 29 (78.38%) DNS
2 27 (72.97%) DHCP
3 19 (51.35%) NAS
3 19 (51.35%) SAN
4 5 (13.51%) Network Security
5 3 (8.11%) LAN
5 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.11%) WAN
5 3 (8.11%) Wireless
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.41%) Wireless Security
6 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.41%) CTI
7 1 (2.70%) VPN
7 1 (2.70%) HTTP
7 1 (2.70%) PBX
7 1 (2.70%) MGCP
7 1 (2.70%) H.323
7 1 (2.70%) Intranet
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 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Network Support
5 2 (5.41%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.70%) Telephony Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Information Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Clustering
2 7 (18.92%) NHS
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) IVR
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 3 (8.11%) SIEM
6 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.70%) Project Management
7 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.70%) Workflow
7 1 (2.70%) Information Security Management
7 1 (2.70%) Security Management
7 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.70%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (2.70%) Fault Management
7 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 26 (70.27%) Security Cleared
2 25 (67.57%) SC Cleared
3 7 (18.92%) CCNA
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
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%) CISA
4 1 (2.70%) CISM
4 1 (2.70%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
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 7 (18.92%) Cisco
8 5 (13.51%) Juniper
8 5 (13.51%) CommVault
9 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
10 2 (5.41%) Q1 Labs
10 2 (5.41%) F5
10 2 (5.41%) LogLogic
10 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.70%) Meru Networks
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago