The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 20 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.85% 1.90% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.37% 2.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Information 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
157 97 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 91.81% 92.38% 89.68%
Number of salaries quoted 112 76 48
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Information Security
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Information Security
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 Information Security within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 2 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 10 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Information Security
UK

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security 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 Information Security.

1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Degree
3 8 (47.06%) CISSP
4 7 (41.18%) CISM
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Process Improvement
5 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
5 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
5 6 (35.29%) Project Management
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) Service Management
6 5 (29.41%) CISA
6 5 (29.41%) CRISC
7 4 (23.53%) Splunk
7 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
7 4 (23.53%) Tufin
7 4 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (23.53%) Google
7 4 (23.53%) Google Analytics
7 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
7 4 (23.53%) Analytics
7 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
7 4 (23.53%) RSA Security Analytics
7 4 (23.53%) RSA enVision
7 4 (23.53%) NetWitness
7 4 (23.53%) FireEye
7 4 (23.53%) EnCase
7 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
7 4 (23.53%) Sourcefire
7 4 (23.53%) Snort

Information Security
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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Confluence
1 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Front Office
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Information Officer
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Security Officer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Ajax
1 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.88%) Ext JS
1 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (5.88%) FIXML
1 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) HTML5
1 1 (5.88%) jQuery
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) RESTful
1 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Derivative
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
2 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (41.18%) Process Improvement
2 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
5 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (11.76%) OOD
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 8 (47.06%) CISSP
3 7 (41.18%) CISM
4 5 (29.41%) CISA
4 5 (29.41%) CRISC
5 1 (5.88%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (5.88%) SANS
5 1 (5.88%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Snort
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) EnCase
1 4 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (23.53%) RSA enVision
1 4 (23.53%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) HP Fortify
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
1 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
1 4 (23.53%) FireEye
1 4 (23.53%) Forcepoint
1 4 (23.53%) Google
1 4 (23.53%) Intel Security
1 4 (23.53%) Juniper
1 4 (23.53%) NetWitness
1 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
1 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
1 4 (23.53%) Sourcefire
1 4 (23.53%) Splunk
1 4 (23.53%) Tufin
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.88%) Coverity
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Qualys
4 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
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