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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 30 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.58% 2.80% 5.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 30.00% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £40,000 - £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Firewall
UK

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
13 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.60% 9.35% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 10
Median salary £37,500 £20,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+82.92% -36.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £41,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 Antrim -4 1 £40,000 -
Firewall
UK

Firewall
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) SANS
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SANS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) HP