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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 26 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.83% 0.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -27.27%
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
98 117 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 89.91% 87.31% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 64 68 97
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 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
(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 0 2 £37,500 -
Computer Security
UK

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) NetWare
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) EMC Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Novell
1 2 (100.00%) MOM
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Senior IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) NetWare
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) EMC Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Novell
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) VMware