The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 32 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.74% 3.82% 3.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 30.30% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 10
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +11.36%
Network Security
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 33 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 17.12% 12.60% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 58
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (60.00%) CCNP
5 6 (60.00%) CCDP
5 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (60.00%) F5
6 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (50.00%) CA
6 5 (50.00%) LAN
7 4 (40.00%) OSPF
7 4 (40.00%) BGP
7 4 (40.00%) CCSE
7 4 (40.00%) CCSA
7 4 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (30.00%) Network Management
8 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
8 3 (30.00%) tcpdump
8 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
8 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (30.00%) VMware
8 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
8 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 2 (20.00%) VBScript

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (50.00%) LAN
6 4 (40.00%) BGP
6 4 (40.00%) OSPF
6 4 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
7 3 (30.00%) tcpdump
7 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
8 2 (20.00%) SAN
9 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Network Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Check Point Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Flash
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Network Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCDP
1 6 (60.00%) CCNP
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCSA
2 4 (40.00%) CCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) F5
3 5 (50.00%) CA
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) CommVault
5 2 (20.00%) FalconStor
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum + £7,000 bonus paid quarterly and a car (value
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