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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 62 58 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +32
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 28 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.02% 3.35% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.72% 20.56% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 23
Median salary £53,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +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
158 180 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.06% 16.32% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 150 145 208
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 28 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 28 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 13 £55,000 - 2
Luton +2 4 £65,000 +23.80%
Dunstable -13 2 £48,500 -11.81%
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 55 (87.30%) Cisco
1 55 (87.30%) CCNP
1 55 (87.30%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (73.02%) Firewall
3 43 (68.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 42 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 41 (65.08%) OSPF
5 41 (65.08%) BGP
6 40 (63.49%) CheckPoint
7 39 (61.90%) F5
8 36 (57.14%) WAN
9 35 (55.56%) LAN
10 34 (53.97%) CCDP
10 34 (53.97%) Spanning Tree
11 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
11 33 (52.38%) Disaster Recovery
12 30 (47.62%) tcpdump
12 30 (47.62%) Wireshark
12 30 (47.62%) Load Balancing
12 30 (47.62%) Presales
13 29 (46.03%) Network Management
14 26 (41.27%) MS Visio
15 24 (38.10%) CCSE
16 20 (31.75%) Data Centre
17 19 (30.16%) CCSA
18 11 (17.46%) Juniper
19 10 (15.87%) BIG-IP
19 10 (15.87%) Check Point Certification
19 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
20 8 (12.70%) Information Security

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 (41.27%) MS Visio
2 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 46 (73.02%) Firewall
2 43 (68.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 42 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 41 (65.08%) BGP
4 41 (65.08%) OSPF
5 36 (57.14%) WAN
6 35 (55.56%) LAN
7 34 (53.97%) Spanning Tree
8 30 (47.62%) tcpdump
8 30 (47.62%) Wireshark
9 10 (15.87%) BIG-IP
10 7 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (11.11%) HSRP
10 7 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (11.11%) RIP
10 7 (11.11%) SNMP
10 7 (11.11%) SSH
10 7 (11.11%) SSL
10 7 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
2 1 (1.59%) Legal
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Consultant
1 29 (46.03%) Network Consultant
2 22 (34.92%) Network Security Consultant
2 22 (34.92%) Security Consultant
3 11 (17.46%) Cisco Consultant
3 11 (17.46%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 9 (14.29%) Check Point Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) Technical Leader
6 6 (9.52%) Network Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Network Security Specialist
6 6 (9.52%) Network Specialist
6 6 (9.52%) Security Specialist
7 5 (7.94%) Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Network Manager
7 5 (7.94%) Security Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Cisco Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Network Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 6 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (7.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) PKI
7 1 (1.59%) Fintech
7 1 (1.59%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 30 (47.62%) Load Balancing
2 30 (47.62%) Presales
3 29 (46.03%) Network Management
4 8 (12.70%) Data Protection
4 8 (12.70%) Information Security
5 7 (11.11%) High Availability
5 7 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (11.11%) People Management
5 7 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (11.11%) Threat Detection
5 7 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (11.11%) Web Filtering
6 6 (9.52%) Coaching
6 6 (9.52%) Internal Audit
6 6 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 6 (9.52%) Workflow
7 5 (7.94%) DDoS Mitigation
8 4 (6.35%) Network Architecture
8 4 (6.35%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 55 (87.30%) CCNP
1 55 (87.30%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (53.97%) CCDP
3 24 (38.10%) CCSE
4 19 (30.16%) CCSA
5 10 (15.87%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (7.94%) CISSP
7 2 (3.17%) CISA
7 2 (3.17%) CISM
7 2 (3.17%) Degree
7 2 (3.17%) HND
7 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.59%) CCIE
8 1 (1.59%) CCNA
8 1 (1.59%) MCSE
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.52%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.59%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 55 (87.30%) Cisco
2 40 (63.49%) CheckPoint
3 39 (61.90%) F5
4 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 11 (17.46%) Juniper
6 3 (4.76%) CA
6 3 (4.76%) Qualys
7 1 (1.59%) VMware
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: Attractive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £50000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago