The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 38 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.52% - 6.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% - 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 7
Average salary £22,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -4.02%
Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 11.30% 20.69% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 34
Average salary £25,000 £25,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% -31.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Manchester

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Network Security
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Bolton

Network Security
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) CTC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) NOC Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) CTC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint