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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 70 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.50% 3.87% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 10.15% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 15
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,350 £65,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
208 197 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 38.95% 38.10% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 102 133 144
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £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 17 September 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 16 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 16 (66.67%) VPN
1 16 (66.67%) Firewall
2 14 (58.33%) Juniper
3 13 (54.17%) Load Balancing
4 12 (50.00%) F5
5 11 (45.83%) DNS
5 11 (45.83%) SSL
5 11 (45.83%) Cisco
6 8 (33.33%) WAN
6 8 (33.33%) SMTP
6 8 (33.33%) IPsec
6 8 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (29.17%) Windows
7 7 (29.17%) ATM
7 7 (29.17%) VMware
7 7 (29.17%) BIG-IP
7 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (29.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (20.83%) CCNP
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (20.83%) SAN
9 4 (16.67%) UNIX
9 4 (16.67%) Linux
9 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
9 4 (16.67%) Internet
10 3 (12.50%) ITIL
10 3 (12.50%) HTTP
10 3 (12.50%) HTTPS

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 16 (66.67%) VPN
1 16 (66.67%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) DNS
2 11 (45.83%) SSL
3 8 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (33.33%) WAN
3 8 (33.33%) SMTP
3 8 (33.33%) IPsec
4 7 (29.17%) BIG-IP
4 7 (29.17%) ATM
4 7 (29.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (20.83%) SAN
6 4 (16.67%) Internet
7 3 (12.50%) VLAN
7 3 (12.50%) HTTPS
7 3 (12.50%) HTTP
8 2 (8.33%) LAN
8 2 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) Redis
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Network Support
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Support
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Load Balancing
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.17%) Network Management
4 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Perl
1 1 (4.17%) Python
1 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CCNP
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) XenApp
3 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Juniper
2 12 (50.00%) F5
3 11 (45.83%) Cisco
4 7 (29.17%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.33%) Symantec
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.17%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (4.17%) Riverbed