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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 32 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.26% 0.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%

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
248 113 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 89.86% 79.02% 82.52%
Number of salaries quoted 219 84 56
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,750 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £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 20 February 2017.

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 20 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 Antrim -6 6 £37,500 - 1
County Londonderry - 2 £100,000 - 1
County Down - 1 £30,000 -
Information Security
UK

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) CISSP
3 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
4 5 (26.32%) Front Office
4 5 (26.32%) CISM
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) OOD
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
4 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (26.32%) BDD
4 5 (26.32%) Splunk
5 4 (21.05%) RSA Security Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) RSA enVision
5 4 (21.05%) NetWitness
5 4 (21.05%) Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) FireEye
5 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
5 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
5 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
5 4 (21.05%) Tufin
5 4 (21.05%) EnCase
5 4 (21.05%) Google Analytics

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:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Front Office
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
1 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Security Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Information Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Security Officer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Information
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Security
5 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) CESG
2 1 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 5 (26.32%) BDD
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 5 (26.32%) OOD
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Security Management
5 3 (15.79%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
6 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (10.53%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) CISSP
3 5 (26.32%) CISM
4 3 (15.79%) CISA
5 2 (10.53%) CRISC
6 1 (5.26%) CLAS
6 1 (5.26%) SANS
6 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO27002
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) EnCase
1 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (21.05%) RSA enVision
1 4 (21.05%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (5.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
1 5 (26.32%) Splunk
2 4 (21.05%) Blue Coat
2 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
2 4 (21.05%) FireEye
2 4 (21.05%) Forcepoint
2 4 (21.05%) Google
2 4 (21.05%) Intel Security
2 4 (21.05%) Juniper
2 4 (21.05%) NetWitness
2 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
2 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
2 4 (21.05%) Sourcefire
2 4 (21.05%) Tufin
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Acunetix
4 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
4 1 (5.26%) LogRhythm
4 1 (5.26%) Qualys
Londonderry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £10000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago