The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford 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 Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 56 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 21 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.22% 6.34% 6.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.63% 27.42% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 14
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -4.02%
Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 62 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 21.49% 23.13% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 101 61 47
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £51,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Bedfordshire

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Network Security
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Bedford region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Bedford

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Bedford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 27 (90.00%) Firewall
2 24 (80.00%) DNS
2 24 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 23 (76.67%) HTTP
3 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
3 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
3 23 (76.67%) MS Exchange
3 23 (76.67%) VMware
3 23 (76.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (73.33%) SharePoint
4 22 (73.33%) Cisco
5 19 (63.33%) VPN
5 19 (63.33%) HTTPS
5 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (63.33%) CCNP
5 19 (63.33%) IIS
5 19 (63.33%) Windows
5 19 (63.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (63.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
6 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (50.00%) SSL
7 15 (50.00%) Windows XP
7 15 (50.00%) Terminal Services
7 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (50.00%) Internet
7 15 (50.00%) Windows Vista
7 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (50.00%) Windows 7
8 13 (43.33%) MCP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 23 (76.67%) MS Exchange
2 22 (73.33%) SharePoint
3 19 (63.33%) IIS
3 19 (63.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (63.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Office
2 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (90.00%) Firewall
2 24 (80.00%) DNS
2 24 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 23 (76.67%) HTTP
4 19 (63.33%) VPN
4 19 (63.33%) HTTPS
5 15 (50.00%) SSL
5 15 (50.00%) Internet
6 11 (36.67%) VLAN
7 10 (33.33%) SAN
8 5 (16.67%) LAN
8 5 (16.67%) WAN
8 5 (16.67%) VRRP
9 1 (3.33%) MPLS
9 1 (3.33%) DHCP
9 1 (3.33%) VoIP
9 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Network Support
5 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Network Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.33%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Replication
1 5 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Change Control
4 3 (10.00%) Network Management
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (63.33%) CCNP
2 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (43.33%) MCP
3 13 (43.33%) MCSE
3 13 (43.33%) CCSP
3 13 (43.33%) CCIP
3 13 (43.33%) CCNA
4 8 (26.67%) MCSA
5 4 (13.33%) CCDP
6 2 (6.67%) CCSA
7 1 (3.33%) CCSE
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 10 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
3 10 (33.33%) UAG
3 10 (33.33%) ISA Server
4 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
1 23 (76.67%) VMware
2 22 (73.33%) Cisco
3 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago