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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 65 74 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 9 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.31% 1.33% 2.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.28% 7.89% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 24
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £59,200 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +10.22%
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
97 152 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.10% 16.91% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 83 129 223
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +12 4 £42,500 -19.04% 3
Dunstable - 1 £52,500 -
Luton - 1 £55,000 - 1
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 33 (97.06%) Cisco
2 28 (82.35%) CCNP
2 28 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (82.35%) Firewall
3 27 (79.41%) F5
4 21 (61.76%) TCP/IP
5 20 (58.82%) Juniper
5 20 (58.82%) OSPF
5 20 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (50.00%) BGP
7 15 (44.12%) EIGRP
7 15 (44.12%) RIP
7 15 (44.12%) SNMP
7 15 (44.12%) HSRP
8 12 (35.29%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (35.29%) Threat Detection
8 12 (35.29%) Virtual Team
8 12 (35.29%) WAN
8 12 (35.29%) SSL
8 12 (35.29%) VPN
8 12 (35.29%) IPsec
8 12 (35.29%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (35.29%) SSH
8 12 (35.29%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
10 10 (29.41%) High Availability
10 10 (29.41%) CCDP
11 9 (26.47%) LAN
11 9 (26.47%) Finance
11 9 (26.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (82.35%) Firewall
2 21 (61.76%) TCP/IP
3 20 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 20 (58.82%) OSPF
4 17 (50.00%) BGP
5 15 (44.12%) EIGRP
5 15 (44.12%) HSRP
5 15 (44.12%) RIP
5 15 (44.12%) SNMP
6 12 (35.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (35.29%) IPsec
6 12 (35.29%) SSH
6 12 (35.29%) SSL
6 12 (35.29%) VPN
6 12 (35.29%) WAN
7 9 (26.47%) LAN
8 5 (14.71%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (11.76%) tcpdump
9 4 (11.76%) Wireless
9 4 (11.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Network Engineer
1 12 (35.29%) Network Security Specialist
1 12 (35.29%) Network Specialist
1 12 (35.29%) Security Specialist
2 10 (29.41%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Security Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco Security Specialist
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco Specialist
3 8 (23.53%) Juniper Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Consultant
4 7 (20.59%) Firewall Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Network Consultant
5 6 (17.65%) Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Firewall Specialist
6 5 (14.71%) Network Architect
6 5 (14.71%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Flash
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Virtual Team
2 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
3 9 (26.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
4 3 (8.82%) PKI
5 2 (5.88%) Fintech
6 1 (2.94%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Risk Assessment
1 12 (35.29%) Threat Detection
1 12 (35.29%) Vulnerability Management
2 10 (29.41%) High Availability
3 9 (26.47%) DDoS Mitigation
4 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (14.71%) Network Design
5 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 4 (11.76%) Network Architecture
6 4 (11.76%) Network Management
6 4 (11.76%) Presales
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
7 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.82%) ITIL
7 3 (8.82%) SIEM
8 2 (5.88%) Change Management
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.88%) VBScript
2 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (82.35%) CCNP
1 28 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (29.41%) CCDP
3 7 (20.59%) CISSP
4 6 (17.65%) CCSA
5 5 (14.71%) CCSE
6 3 (8.82%) CISA
6 3 (8.82%) CISM
7 2 (5.88%) CCIE
7 2 (5.88%) Degree
7 2 (5.88%) HND
7 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.94%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.94%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) vSphere
2 2 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
1 2 (5.88%) Simpana
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) Cisco
2 27 (79.41%) F5
3 20 (58.82%) Juniper
4 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
5 5 (14.71%) CA
5 5 (14.71%) Qualys
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.82%) VMware
8 2 (5.88%) Citrix
8 2 (5.88%) CommVault
8 2 (5.88%) FalconStor
8 2 (5.88%) HP
8 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum + £7,000 bonus paid quarterly and a car (value
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Posted: 5 days ago