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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 33 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.65% 4.62% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 36.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £37,500 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
24 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 15.89% 12.72% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 15
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% +8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Bolton

Network Security
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Network Operations Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCSA
2 1 (25.00%) CCSE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba