The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Q1 Labs products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Q1 Labs 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 Vendors for the Northern Ireland region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Q1 Labs.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Q1 Labs
Rank 32 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Q1 Labs 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.00% 0.35% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.00% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 125 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 49.75% 43.25% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 65 85 62
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £14,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £63,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Q1 Labs
UK

Q1 Labs
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Q1 Labs across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Q1 Labs Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Q1 Labs
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Q1 Labs across the Northern Ireland region.

Q1 Labs Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Q1 Labs
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 Q1 Labs 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +14 2 £45,000 -
Q1 Labs
UK

Q1 Labs
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Q1 Labs 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 Q1 Labs.

1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM

Q1 Labs
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 Q1 Labs 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 Q1 Labs. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) LogLogic