The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 44 73 69
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 23 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.14% 1.16% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.27% 4.37% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 4
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +88.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Network Security
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
204 183 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.69% 26.60% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 179 128 154
Average salary £39,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.91% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Network Security
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 31 (64.58%) Riverbed
2 30 (62.50%) Wireless
3 29 (60.42%) Juniper
3 29 (60.42%) Ruckus Wireless
3 29 (60.42%) LogRhythm
3 29 (60.42%) Blue Coat
4 13 (27.08%) Cisco
4 13 (27.08%) Firewall
5 12 (25.00%) Linux
6 11 (22.92%) VPN
7 9 (18.75%) Windows
7 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
7 9 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
8 7 (14.58%) CCNA
8 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
8 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (12.50%) Debian
9 6 (12.50%) Apache
9 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
9 6 (12.50%) SCCM
9 6 (12.50%) Ubuntu
9 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (8.33%) F5
10 4 (8.33%) Change Control

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (62.50%) Wireless
2 13 (27.08%) Firewall
3 11 (22.92%) VPN
4 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (8.33%) WAN
6 3 (6.25%) IPsec
6 3 (6.25%) HTTPS
6 3 (6.25%) SSL
6 3 (6.25%) HTTP
7 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.17%) OSPF
7 2 (4.17%) BGP
8 1 (2.08%) VoIP
8 1 (2.08%) MPLS
8 1 (2.08%) SAN
8 1 (2.08%) Multicast
8 1 (2.08%) VLAN
8 1 (2.08%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Account Manager
2 28 (58.33%) Network Manager
3 22 (45.83%) Sales Manager
3 22 (45.83%) Security Manager
3 22 (45.83%) Network Security Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Network Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Tester
7 1 (2.08%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Windows
3 6 (12.50%) Debian
3 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.33%) Change Control
2 4 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (8.33%) Migration
2 4 (8.33%) Project Management
3 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.08%) B2B
4 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.08%) Security Testing
4 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.25%) Perl
2 3 (6.25%) Python
2 3 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) CCNA
1 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) CCSE
3 4 (8.33%) HNC
3 4 (8.33%) CCNP
3 4 (8.33%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.33%) Firmware
4 3 (6.25%) Snort
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) Riverbed
2 29 (60.42%) Juniper
2 29 (60.42%) Ruckus Wireless
2 29 (60.42%) LogRhythm
2 29 (60.42%) Blue Coat
3 13 (27.08%) Cisco
4 4 (8.33%) F5
4 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.08%) Websense
5 1 (2.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) Avaya
5 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.08%) Meraki
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago