The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 53 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 23 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.83% 2.27% 5.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.50% 5.75% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 27
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% -22.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £20,750 £36,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Network Security
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
200 174 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 33.33% 39.55% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 128 129 127
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,150 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Network Security
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Bracknell

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 19 (63.33%) Firewall
2 18 (60.00%) Cisco
3 17 (56.67%) VPN
4 12 (40.00%) Juniper
5 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
5 11 (36.67%) IPsec
6 8 (26.67%) OSPF
6 8 (26.67%) BGP
7 7 (23.33%) WLAN
7 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
7 7 (23.33%) Degree
8 6 (20.00%) Windows
8 6 (20.00%) HP
8 6 (20.00%) Avaya
8 6 (20.00%) MPLS
8 6 (20.00%) Network Design
8 6 (20.00%) Marketing
9 5 (16.67%) VoIP
9 5 (16.67%) SSL
10 4 (13.33%) UNIX
10 4 (13.33%) Linux
10 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
10 4 (13.33%) DNS
10 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
10 4 (13.33%) Symantec
10 4 (13.33%) DSL
10 4 (13.33%) EIGRP
10 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
10 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
10 4 (13.33%) QA

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 2 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) Firewall
2 17 (56.67%) VPN
3 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
3 11 (36.67%) IPsec
4 8 (26.67%) OSPF
4 8 (26.67%) BGP
5 7 (23.33%) WLAN
6 6 (20.00%) MPLS
7 5 (16.67%) SSL
7 5 (16.67%) VoIP
8 4 (13.33%) DNS
8 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
8 4 (13.33%) DSL
8 4 (13.33%) EIGRP
8 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (10.00%) VLAN
10 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (6.67%) IGRP
10 2 (6.67%) SAN
General
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) QA Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Network Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Support
6 2 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Network Design
2 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.67%) Content Management
4 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security Management
4 2 (6.67%) Security Management
4 2 (6.67%) SIEM
4 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.67%) ISMS
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Network Management
5 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CCNP
3 2 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) CISSP
4 1 (3.33%) CISM
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) XenApp
1 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) Juniper
3 6 (20.00%) HP
3 6 (20.00%) Avaya
4 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (13.33%) Symantec
5 3 (10.00%) F5
6 2 (6.67%) LogRhythm
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (6.67%) Qualys
6 2 (6.67%) Proofpoint
7 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
Bracknell, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bracknell
DP Connect
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Bonus and Pension
Posted: 26 days ago