The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 33 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.17% 1.42% 3.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 8.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Median salary £47,500 £43,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +94.44%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.68% 17.02% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 9
Median salary £33,000 £33,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Firewall
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Firewall
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Armagh - 4 £47,500 -
County Antrim -11 3 £30,000 -31.42% 2
County Tyrone - 1 £47,500 -
County Down - 1 £30,000 -
Firewall
UK

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCNA
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 5 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Back Office
3 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (50.00%) MS Project
3 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 5 (50.00%) GCP
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) System Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) MS Project
2 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 5 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) CCNA
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) MCITP
3 5 (50.00%) MCSE
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (10.00%) CCSA
5 1 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (10.00%) CISM
5 1 (10.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) GCP
2 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) ISO27002
3 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Google
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Acunetix
4 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Qualys
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk
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