The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 24 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.80% 5.77% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 29.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 0
Average salary £42,500 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Network Security
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 14.40% 19.87% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 23
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Bolton

Network Security
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) CCSA
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) Aruba
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) CCSE
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Security
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCSA
2 1 (16.67%) CCSE
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Aruba