The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Specialist
Rank 212 220 221
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Specialist 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.098% 0.053% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.057% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Network Security Specialist
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
4735 5236 4992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.14% 92.69% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3553 3803 3970
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Security Specialist Salary Trend in Berkshire

Network Security Specialist
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 Specialist within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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 - 3 - -
Newbury 0 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Network Security Specialist
South East

Network Security Specialist
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Security Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) CCSE
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CCIE
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Banking

Network Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Security Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCSE
1 3 (50.00%) CCIE
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) F5
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint