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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 49 69 87
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +18
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 35 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.45% 1.77% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.47% 13.04% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 10
Average salary £58,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,500 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
171 138 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.76% 13.58% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 158 121 179
Average salary £51,500 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.18% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +27 28 £58,500 +28.57% 2
Luton +8 3 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 49 (90.74%) Cisco
1 49 (90.74%) CCNP
1 49 (90.74%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (87.04%) CheckPoint
3 40 (74.07%) WAN
4 39 (72.22%) Firewall
5 37 (68.52%) LAN
6 35 (64.81%) CCSE
7 33 (61.11%) CCDP
8 30 (55.56%) OSPF
8 30 (55.56%) BGP
8 30 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 27 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
9 27 (50.00%) Presales
9 27 (50.00%) Wireshark
9 27 (50.00%) tcpdump
9 27 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 27 (50.00%) TCP/IP
10 24 (44.44%) Load Balancing
11 23 (42.59%) Data Centre
11 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
12 21 (38.89%) MS Visio
12 21 (38.89%) Network Management
12 21 (38.89%) F5
13 20 (37.04%) MS Excel
13 20 (37.04%) CCSA
14 17 (31.48%) People Management
15 12 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
16 11 (20.37%) Kalman Filter
16 11 (20.37%) Coaching

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (38.89%) MS Visio
2 20 (37.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (74.07%) WAN
2 39 (72.22%) Firewall
3 37 (68.52%) LAN
4 30 (55.56%) BGP
4 30 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 30 (55.56%) OSPF
5 27 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
5 27 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 27 (50.00%) tcpdump
5 27 (50.00%) Wireshark
6 5 (9.26%) BIG-IP
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (3.70%) Internet
General
1 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Consultant
1 18 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 13 (24.07%) Technical Leader
3 12 (22.22%) Network Security Consultant
3 12 (22.22%) Security Consultant
4 10 (18.52%) Network Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Network Manager
5 8 (14.81%) Check Point Consultant
5 8 (14.81%) Network Security Manager
5 8 (14.81%) Security Manager
6 7 (12.96%) Cisco Consultant
6 7 (12.96%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Network Services Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Service Manager
8 4 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Security Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (42.59%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
1 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
1 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
1 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 27 (50.00%) Presales
2 24 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 21 (38.89%) Network Management
4 17 (31.48%) People Management
5 11 (20.37%) Coaching
5 11 (20.37%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (20.37%) Web Filtering
6 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.70%) High Availability
7 2 (3.70%) Information Security
7 2 (3.70%) ITIL
7 2 (3.70%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.85%) Network Design
8 1 (1.85%) SDLC
8 1 (1.85%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (90.74%) CCNP
1 49 (90.74%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (64.81%) CCSE
3 33 (61.11%) CCDP
4 20 (37.04%) CCSA
5 12 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (3.70%) Degree
7 1 (1.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 49 (90.74%) Cisco
2 47 (87.04%) CheckPoint
3 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
4 21 (38.89%) F5
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Intel
5 1 (1.85%) Juniper
5 1 (1.85%) VMware
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