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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Specialist
Rank 220 216 220
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Specialist 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.056% 0.070% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.075% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
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 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
4988 5314 5007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.49% 93.31% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3674 3878 3924
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £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 4 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
Newbury +8 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Network Security Specialist
South East

Network Security Specialist
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX

Network Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco