The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Consultant
Rank 212 222 221
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 6 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.19% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.20% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 2
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +30.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £51,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +23.52%
Network Security Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5430 5495 5114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.09% 93.40% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 4020 4241
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,700 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Security Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Network Security Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
Maidenhead - 2 £57,500 -
Newbury - 2 £48,750 -
Reading -12 1 £52,500 -25.00%
Network Security Consultant
South East

Network Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Security Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Security Consultant in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (94.74%) Network Security
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco
4 12 (63.16%) CheckPoint
5 11 (57.89%) VPN
5 11 (57.89%) MPLS
6 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
7 9 (47.37%) F5
8 8 (42.11%) BGP
8 8 (42.11%) OSPF
8 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
9 7 (36.84%) Juniper
9 7 (36.84%) IPsec
9 7 (36.84%) VoIP
10 6 (31.58%) WLAN
10 6 (31.58%) POP3
10 6 (31.58%) SMTP
10 6 (31.58%) IPv6
10 6 (31.58%) DHCP
10 6 (31.58%) IKE
10 6 (31.58%) IPX
10 6 (31.58%) IPX/SPX
10 6 (31.58%) PPP
10 6 (31.58%) RIP
10 6 (31.58%) SNMP
10 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
10 6 (31.58%) IGRP
10 6 (31.58%) TACACS
10 6 (31.58%) DNS
10 6 (31.58%) SSL

Network Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Security Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (94.74%) Network Security
3 11 (57.89%) MPLS
3 11 (57.89%) VPN
4 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
5 8 (42.11%) OSPF
5 8 (42.11%) BGP
6 7 (36.84%) IPsec
6 7 (36.84%) VoIP
7 6 (31.58%) WLAN
7 6 (31.58%) DNS
7 6 (31.58%) SSL
7 6 (31.58%) IPv6
7 6 (31.58%) POP3
7 6 (31.58%) SMTP
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
7 6 (31.58%) IKE
7 6 (31.58%) IPX
7 6 (31.58%) IPX/SPX
7 6 (31.58%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (26.32%) Security Architecture
2 5 (26.32%) Change Control
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) Network Design
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) SIEM
5 2 (10.53%) Anomaly Detection
5 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Product Management
5 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Data Security
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CISSP
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) CCNP
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) CISM
3 2 (10.53%) CCSA
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) MCDBA
3 2 (10.53%) CCIE
4 1 (5.26%) CCSP
4 1 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CCSE
4 1 (5.26%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
2 4 (21.05%) ISO 9001
2 4 (21.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (10.53%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Snort
1 2 (10.53%) Squid
2 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) CheckPoint
3 9 (47.37%) F5
4 7 (36.84%) Juniper
5 4 (21.05%) Blue Coat
5 4 (21.05%) Sourcefire
6 2 (10.53%) Websense
7 1 (5.26%) McAfee