The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 67 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 14 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.98% 3.04% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 7.85% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 7
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -4.02%
Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
182 331 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 25.78% 38.67% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 144 185 114
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (76.19%) Cisco
3 15 (71.43%) Telecoms
4 11 (52.38%) CCNA
5 10 (47.62%) Avaya
5 10 (47.62%) VLAN
6 9 (42.86%) Network Design
6 9 (42.86%) Firewall
6 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 9 (42.86%) LAN
7 8 (38.10%) VoIP
7 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
7 8 (38.10%) Network Architecture
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (33.33%) CCNP
9 6 (28.57%) Riverbed
10 5 (23.81%) CCIE
10 5 (23.81%) Juniper
10 5 (23.81%) Blue Coat
11 4 (19.05%) Wireless
11 4 (19.05%) Ruckus Wireless
11 4 (19.05%) LogRhythm
12 3 (14.29%) WAN
12 3 (14.29%) Linux
13 2 (9.52%) HNC
13 2 (9.52%) MPLS
13 2 (9.52%) OSPF
13 2 (9.52%) Firmware
13 2 (9.52%) BGP
13 2 (9.52%) Project Management

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) VLAN
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 9 (42.86%) LAN
3 8 (38.10%) VoIP
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (19.05%) Wireless
6 3 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (9.52%) MPLS
7 2 (9.52%) OSPF
7 2 (9.52%) BGP
7 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (9.52%) FirePass
General
1 15 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Network Design Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Design Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Security Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Network Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Sales Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Security Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Account Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Network Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Network Design
2 8 (38.10%) Network Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Information Management
4 1 (4.76%) Communications Security
4 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance
4 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (52.38%) CCNA
3 7 (33.33%) CCNP
4 5 (23.81%) CCIE
5 2 (9.52%) HNC
5 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) CCSE
5 2 (9.52%) CCSA
6 1 (4.76%) CEH
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) CISM
6 1 (4.76%) CISSP
6 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) Avaya
3 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
4 6 (28.57%) Riverbed
5 5 (23.81%) Juniper
5 5 (23.81%) Blue Coat
6 4 (19.05%) Ruckus Wireless
6 4 (19.05%) LogRhythm
7 2 (9.52%) Websense
7 2 (9.52%) F5
8 1 (4.76%) McAfee