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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 52 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.43% 1.84% 3.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.44% 6.91% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 11
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
82 188 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.79% 26.59% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 64 152 186
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £47,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) VPN
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (41.67%) Wireless
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 4 (33.33%) SCCM
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) CCNP
6 3 (25.00%) Riverbed
7 2 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) LogRhythm
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (16.67%) CCNA
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Juniper
7 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 2 (16.67%) SSL
7 2 (16.67%) B2B
7 2 (16.67%) LAN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) VPN
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Account Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Sales Manager
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Debian
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Network Management
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 3 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) LogRhythm
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) F5
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Momentum
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