Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Data Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Security over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 60 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 2 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.48% 2.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Northern Ireland median annual salary - £57,500 -
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +4.17%

Data Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 369 429 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 89.35% 93.46% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 274 270 245
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,075 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,625 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Data Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Northern Ireland

Data Security
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Data Security in Northern Ireland

Data 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 Data Security within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -2 2 - - 2
Data Security
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Data Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Online Security
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Welsh Language
1 1 (50.00%) ISMS
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberattack
1 1 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR

Data Security
Co-occurring 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Executive
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Service Executive
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT Security
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT Services
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberattack
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ISMS
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Online Security
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft