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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 66 65 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 25 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.71% 2.26% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.24% 14.86% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 24
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Network Security
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
164 175 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.77% 15.23% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 158 147 243
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +10 17 £57,500 +4.54%
Luton -6 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Dunstable - 1 £48,500 -
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 52 (83.87%) Cisco
1 52 (83.87%) CCNP
1 52 (83.87%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (74.19%) CheckPoint
3 45 (72.58%) Firewall
4 42 (67.74%) WAN
5 39 (62.90%) LAN
5 39 (62.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 38 (61.29%) OSPF
6 38 (61.29%) BGP
7 36 (58.06%) TCP/IP
8 35 (56.45%) CCDP
9 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
9 33 (53.23%) Spanning Tree
10 32 (51.61%) F5
10 32 (51.61%) Disaster Recovery
11 31 (50.00%) Load Balancing
12 30 (48.39%) Presales
13 29 (46.77%) Wireshark
13 29 (46.77%) tcpdump
13 29 (46.77%) CCSE
14 28 (45.16%) Network Management
15 26 (41.94%) MS Visio
16 23 (37.10%) Data Centre
17 20 (32.26%) CCSA
18 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
19 11 (17.74%) Check Point Certification
19 11 (17.74%) BIG-IP
19 11 (17.74%) People Management
20 10 (16.13%) Coaching

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 26 (41.94%) MS Visio
2 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (72.58%) Firewall
2 42 (67.74%) WAN
3 39 (62.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 39 (62.90%) LAN
4 38 (61.29%) BGP
4 38 (61.29%) OSPF
5 36 (58.06%) TCP/IP
6 33 (53.23%) Spanning Tree
7 29 (46.77%) tcpdump
7 29 (46.77%) Wireshark
8 11 (17.74%) BIG-IP
9 7 (11.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (11.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (4.84%) EIGRP
10 3 (4.84%) HSRP
10 3 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (4.84%) IPsec
10 3 (4.84%) SSH
10 3 (4.84%) SSL
10 3 (4.84%) VPN
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Consultant
1 26 (41.94%) Network Consultant
2 20 (32.26%) Network Security Consultant
2 20 (32.26%) Security Consultant
3 10 (16.13%) Technical Leader
4 9 (14.52%) Cisco Consultant
4 9 (14.52%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 8 (12.90%) Check Point Consultant
6 7 (11.29%) Network Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Network Manager
7 5 (8.06%) Network Security Manager
7 5 (8.06%) Security Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Security Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Network Specialist
9 3 (4.84%) Risk Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Security Specialist
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.10%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (9.68%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.61%) iSeries
5 1 (1.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Disaster Recovery
2 31 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 30 (48.39%) Presales
4 28 (45.16%) Network Management
5 11 (17.74%) People Management
6 10 (16.13%) Coaching
7 9 (14.52%) Information Security
7 9 (14.52%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (14.52%) Web Filtering
8 7 (11.29%) Data Protection
9 6 (9.68%) Internal Audit
9 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
9 6 (9.68%) Workflow
10 4 (6.45%) ITIL
11 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity
11 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.84%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (4.84%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (4.84%) Threat Detection
11 3 (4.84%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 52 (83.87%) CCNP
1 52 (83.87%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (56.45%) CCDP
3 29 (46.77%) CCSE
4 20 (32.26%) CCSA
5 11 (17.74%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (4.84%) CISSP
7 2 (3.23%) CCNA
7 2 (3.23%) Degree
8 1 (1.61%) CISA
8 1 (1.61%) CISM
8 1 (1.61%) MCSE
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.68%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.61%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 52 (83.87%) Cisco
2 46 (74.19%) CheckPoint
3 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
4 32 (51.61%) F5
5 3 (4.84%) Juniper
6 2 (3.23%) CA
7 1 (1.61%) IBM
7 1 (1.61%) Qualys
7 1 (1.61%) VMware