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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 57 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.15% 0.50% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.62% 1.71% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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
130 175 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.81% 29.17% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 103 128 56
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
3 5 (41.67%) Data Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Business Transformation
3 5 (41.67%) Presales
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) CCNP
4 4 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (25.00%) SSL
5 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (25.00%) IVR
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (8.33%) BGP
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (8.33%) DHCP
6 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
6 1 (8.33%) OSPF
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Voice Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Voice Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Integration
1 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) IVR
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Business Transformation
1 5 (41.67%) Presales
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) CCNP
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
5 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (8.33%) Crossbeam
5 1 (8.33%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Splunk
5 1 (8.33%) Sybase