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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 27 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.30% 7.95% 12.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.09% 33.33% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 18
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £35,000 £26,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
23 21 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 12.64% 23.86% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 29
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of job ads across the County Antrim region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -6 6 £38,000 +26.66%
Firewall
Northern Ireland

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
1 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
3 5 (45.45%) Network Security
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Change Control
3 5 (45.45%) Security Operations
3 5 (45.45%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 3 (27.27%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (18.18%) Tandberg
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 2 (18.18%) QA
6 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 2 (18.18%) assyst

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) DMZ
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) H.323
6 1 (9.09%) MGCP
6 1 (9.09%) VLAN
General
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Information Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Network Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Network Support
4 2 (18.18%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
2 5 (45.45%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Change Control
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
1 5 (45.45%) Security Operations
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Process Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (18.18%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
3 2 (18.18%) Tandberg
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) HP