The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 31 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 3 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.49% 4.15% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 15.38% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -4.06%
Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 78 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 16.42% 26.99% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 42 29
Average salary £29,250 £14,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.92% -56.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £14,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
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Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Network Security
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +4 3 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Network Security
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Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Q1 Labs
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless Security
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) LogLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) NHS

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless Security
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Q1 Labs
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) LogLogic
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
Antrim, County Antrim
Capita
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago