The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.69% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-29.09% +6.79%
Computer Security
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
54 177 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 91.53% 86.76% 77.71%
Number of salaries quoted 46 98 92
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £17,249 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Computer Security
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Security across the Northern Ireland region.

Computer Security Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Computer Security
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
County Antrim - 1 £50,000 -
Computer Security
UK

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Computer 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 Computer Security.

1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Mac OS X
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) Big Data
2 9 (90.00%) Analytics
2 9 (90.00%) Rapid7
2 9 (90.00%) User Experience
3 6 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (60.00%) MapReduce
3 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) SOA
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (30.00%) Algorithms

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Computer 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 Computer Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Big Data
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (90.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) NetWare
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (90.00%) Analytics
2 6 (60.00%) MapReduce
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) Python
1 6 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) EMC Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Rapid7
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Sun
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Novell
2 1 (10.00%) VMware