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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 51 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.69% 3.43% 4.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 11.87% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 6
Average salary £32,500 £46,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.72% -22.91%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,405 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -7.99%
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
88 219 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.64% 28.89% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 72 186 161
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
1 8 (88.89%) VPN
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
3 5 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (44.44%) BIG-IP
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
4 4 (44.44%) Debian
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
4 4 (44.44%) MS Office
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) SSL
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) Software Licensing
4 4 (44.44%) F5
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
1 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
1 8 (88.89%) VPN
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (44.44%) BIG-IP
3 4 (44.44%) OSPF
3 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) DWDM
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) IPv6
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) WAAS
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) IT Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Network Designer
2 3 (33.33%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Sales Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Debian
1 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Licensing
2 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCSE
2 3 (33.33%) CCDE
2 3 (33.33%) OSCP
2 3 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Juniper
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) BT
5 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
6 1 (11.11%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
6 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat