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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 20 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 6.48% 2.01% 5.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.00% 11.11% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Average salary £30,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £32,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
20 27 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 18.52% 18.12% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 39
Average salary £25,000 £26,500 £14,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +89.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015. 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 7 £30,750 -31.66% 1
Network Security
Northern Ireland

Network Security
Top 21 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) Metasploit
1 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (71.43%) Database Security
1 5 (71.43%) Rapid7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) MCTS
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (71.43%) Database Security
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCTS
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Rapid7
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
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