The table below looks at the statistics for Network 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 Network Security over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 41 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.72% - 8.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £30,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 12.90% 17.14% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 9
Median salary £33,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Network Security
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Network 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 Network Security within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 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 - 2 £30,000 -
Network Security
UK

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Network 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 Network Security.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) SANS
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Event Correlation
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management

Network 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Event Correlation
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto