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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 23 32 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 1 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 9.09% 0.70% 20.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.53% 7.69% 51.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 11
Average salary £24,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
47 13 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 35.61% 9.09% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 28
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £43,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 12 £24,000 - 2
Firewall
Northern Ireland

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
3 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
3 26 (70.27%) DNS
3 26 (70.27%) DHCP
3 26 (70.27%) VMware
3 26 (70.27%) Security Cleared
4 25 (67.57%) SC Cleared
5 24 (64.86%) Veritas
5 24 (64.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (62.16%) Sophos
6 23 (62.16%) ITIL
6 23 (62.16%) VMware ESX
6 23 (62.16%) NetBackup
7 21 (56.76%) Symantec
8 20 (54.05%) Backup Exec
9 18 (48.65%) Clustering
9 18 (48.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 18 (48.65%) NAS
9 18 (48.65%) vSphere
9 18 (48.65%) ITIL V3
9 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (48.65%) SAN
9 18 (48.65%) IIS
9 18 (48.65%) Citrix
10 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
11 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2007

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 18 (48.65%) IIS
2 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
2 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (70.27%) DNS
1 26 (70.27%) DHCP
2 18 (48.65%) NAS
2 18 (48.65%) SAN
3 4 (10.81%) Internet
3 4 (10.81%) LAN
3 4 (10.81%) HTTP
3 4 (10.81%) WAN
3 4 (10.81%) VPN
4 3 (8.11%) POP3
4 3 (8.11%) SMTP
4 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.11%) CDMA
4 3 (8.11%) GPRS
4 3 (8.11%) GSM
4 3 (8.11%) VLAN
4 3 (8.11%) IMAP
4 3 (8.11%) Network Security
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (8.11%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.70%) Billing
1 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) Network Support
5 3 (8.11%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Escalation Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.70%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Telephony Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) MAPI
1 3 (8.11%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) 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 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (18.92%) Linux
6 3 (8.11%) UNIX
6 3 (8.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (62.16%) ITIL
3 18 (48.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 18 (48.65%) ITIL V3
4 8 (21.62%) Capacity Management
5 7 (18.92%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.11%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (5.41%) Information Security
8 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.70%) Information Security Management
8 1 (2.70%) Security Management
8 1 (2.70%) Project Management
8 1 (2.70%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.70%) Workflow
8 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) Perl
1 2 (5.41%) C
1 2 (5.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (70.27%) Security Cleared
2 25 (67.57%) SC Cleared
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (18.92%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) CISSP
5 1 (2.70%) PMP
5 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CISA
5 1 (2.70%) CISM
5 1 (2.70%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
2 23 (62.16%) VMware ESX
3 18 (48.65%) vSphere
4 7 (18.92%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (62.16%) NetBackup
2 20 (54.05%) Backup Exec
3 13 (35.14%) 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 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
1 26 (70.27%) VMware
2 24 (64.86%) Veritas
3 23 (62.16%) Sophos
4 21 (56.76%) Symantec
5 18 (48.65%) Citrix
6 7 (18.92%) Cisco
7 5 (13.51%) CommVault
8 3 (8.11%) Juniper
9 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
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