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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 62 72 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 14 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.87% 2.36% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.14% 12.37% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 24
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £50,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.31% +10.58%
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
99 186 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.24% 19.08% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 93 155 211
Median salary £50,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 August 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 26 August 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
Dunstable +27 2 £50,500 -8.18%
Bedford -1 2 £20,500 -60.95% 2
Luton - 2 £57,500 - 1
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 35 (85.37%) Cisco
2 31 (75.61%) CCNP
2 31 (75.61%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (73.17%) F5
4 28 (68.29%) Firewall
5 23 (56.10%) OSPF
5 23 (56.10%) TCP/IP
6 22 (53.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (48.78%) BGP
7 20 (48.78%) Juniper
8 15 (36.59%) EIGRP
8 15 (36.59%) RIP
8 15 (36.59%) SNMP
8 15 (36.59%) HSRP
9 12 (29.27%) Threat Detection
9 12 (29.27%) Virtual Team
9 12 (29.27%) WAN
9 12 (29.27%) VPN
9 12 (29.27%) SSL
9 12 (29.27%) CCDP
9 12 (29.27%) IPsec
9 12 (29.27%) Risk Assessment
9 12 (29.27%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (29.27%) SSH
9 12 (29.27%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
10 11 (26.83%) LAN
11 10 (24.39%) CheckPoint
12 9 (21.95%) High Availability
12 9 (21.95%) Load Balancing

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 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (68.29%) Firewall
2 23 (56.10%) OSPF
2 23 (56.10%) TCP/IP
3 22 (53.66%) Cisco Nexus
4 20 (48.78%) BGP
5 15 (36.59%) EIGRP
5 15 (36.59%) HSRP
5 15 (36.59%) RIP
5 15 (36.59%) SNMP
6 12 (29.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (29.27%) IPsec
6 12 (29.27%) SSH
6 12 (29.27%) SSL
6 12 (29.27%) VPN
6 12 (29.27%) WAN
7 11 (26.83%) LAN
8 8 (19.51%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (14.63%) BIG-IP
9 6 (14.63%) tcpdump
9 6 (14.63%) Wireshark
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Network Security Specialist
1 12 (29.27%) Network Specialist
1 12 (29.27%) Security Specialist
2 11 (26.83%) Consultant
2 11 (26.83%) Network Consultant
2 11 (26.83%) Network Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Security Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) Network Security Consultant
4 9 (21.95%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) Security Consultant
5 8 (19.51%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 8 (19.51%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 8 (19.51%) Cisco Specialist
5 8 (19.51%) Juniper Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Firewall Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Architect
7 6 (14.63%) Firewall Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Virtual Team
2 9 (21.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
5 5 (12.20%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (7.32%) PKI
7 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
7 2 (4.88%) Fintech
7 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.44%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Risk Assessment
1 12 (29.27%) Threat Detection
1 12 (29.27%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (21.95%) DDoS Mitigation
2 9 (21.95%) High Availability
2 9 (21.95%) Load Balancing
3 8 (19.51%) Data Protection
3 8 (19.51%) Network Management
4 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (14.63%) Information Security
5 6 (14.63%) Presales
6 5 (12.20%) Internal Audit
6 5 (12.20%) Network Design
6 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
6 5 (12.20%) Workflow
7 4 (9.76%) ITIL
7 4 (9.76%) Network Architecture
7 4 (9.76%) SDLC
8 3 (7.32%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 31 (75.61%) CCNP
1 31 (75.61%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (29.27%) CCDP
3 7 (17.07%) CISSP
4 5 (12.20%) CCSA
4 5 (12.20%) CCSE
5 3 (7.32%) CISA
5 3 (7.32%) CISM
6 2 (4.88%) CCIE
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
6 2 (4.88%) HND
6 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) CCNA
7 1 (2.44%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.44%) MCSE
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.20%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.44%) ISO27002
3 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) Cisco
2 30 (73.17%) F5
3 20 (48.78%) Juniper
4 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (24.39%) CheckPoint
6 5 (12.20%) Qualys
7 3 (7.32%) CA
8 1 (2.44%) VMware
Luton, Bedfordshire
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