The table below looks at the statistics for Network 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 Network Security over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 29 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 5.23% 1.97% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 13.04% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £30,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Network Security
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
69 23 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 40.12% 15.13% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 30
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Network Security
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Network Security Salary Trend in County Antrim

Network Security
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 Network Security within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 29 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 +4 9 £30,250 -
Network Security
Northern Ireland

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Network 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 Network Security.

1 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (40.00%) JDeveloper
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Network 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 Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (40.00%) JDeveloper
3 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Developer
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Developer
1 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (10.00%) Security Management
1 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (10.00%) Information Security
1 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PMP
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) CEH
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
2 2 (20.00%) VMware