The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security 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 Information Security over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 15 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.77% 0.61% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 0.69% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Information Security
Northern Ireland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
48 144 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 90.57% 87.80% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 40 81 90
Average salary £42,500 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £17,249 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Information Security
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Information Security Salary Trend in County Antrim

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Information Security 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 Information Security.

1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SABSA
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Information Security 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 Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SABSA
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) COBIT
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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