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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 58 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 19 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.87% 1.19% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.82% 4.73% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £70,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +211.11%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
243 169 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.76% 25.19% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 214 130 177
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
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 23 September 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 September 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%) Blue Coat
3 29 (60.42%) Juniper
3 29 (60.42%) Ruckus Wireless
3 29 (60.42%) LogRhythm
4 15 (31.25%) Cisco
5 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (22.92%) Firewall
7 10 (20.83%) Linux
8 9 (18.75%) CCNA
8 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (16.67%) VPN
10 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
10 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
11 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 6 (12.50%) SCCM
11 6 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (12.50%) Ubuntu
11 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
11 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 6 (12.50%) Debian
11 6 (12.50%) Apache
11 6 (12.50%) Windows
11 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
12 5 (10.42%) LAN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (62.50%) Wireless
2 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (22.92%) Firewall
4 8 (16.67%) VPN
5 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (10.42%) VLAN
6 5 (10.42%) LAN
6 5 (10.42%) VoIP
6 5 (10.42%) WAN
7 4 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.17%) OSPF
8 2 (4.17%) BGP
9 1 (2.08%) SAN
9 1 (2.08%) MPLS
9 1 (2.08%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.08%) FirePass
9 1 (2.08%) Multicast
General
1 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Automotive
2 1 (2.08%) Military
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Account Manager
1 29 (60.42%) Network Manager
2 23 (47.92%) Sales Manager
2 23 (47.92%) Network Security Manager
2 23 (47.92%) Security Manager
3 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.33%) Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Design Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Network Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) IT Support
6 1 (2.08%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.08%) Senior Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.08%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Debian
2 6 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.33%) Migration
2 4 (8.33%) Network Design
2 4 (8.33%) Network Architecture
2 4 (8.33%) Change Control
2 4 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (2.08%) Capacity Management
3 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (2.08%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.08%) Security Testing
3 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) CCNA
1 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) HNC
3 4 (8.33%) CCNP
3 4 (8.33%) CCSA
3 4 (8.33%) CCSE
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) Riverbed
2 29 (60.42%) Ruckus Wireless
2 29 (60.42%) LogRhythm
2 29 (60.42%) Juniper
2 29 (60.42%) Blue Coat
3 15 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (10.42%) Avaya
5 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (8.33%) F5
6 1 (2.08%) Meraki
6 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.08%) Websense
6 1 (2.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago