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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank - - 23
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £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
28 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.67% 15.91% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 6
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Event Correlation
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Incident Response Team

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Event Correlation
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Incident Response Team