The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 88 115 76
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -39
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.45% 0.078% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 0.52% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 15
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,405 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -7.99%
Network Security
East Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
124 194 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 14.09% 15.06% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 119 177 72
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Network Security
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Brighton

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) DNS
3 10 (55.56%) Debian
3 10 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (55.56%) BGP
3 10 (55.56%) SMTP
3 10 (55.56%) HTTP
3 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Python
3 10 (55.56%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) Perl
3 10 (55.56%) MySQL
3 10 (55.56%) UNIX
3 10 (55.56%) Ruby
3 10 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 10 (55.56%) Xen
3 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (55.56%) Puppet
3 10 (55.56%) KVM
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) SaaS
4 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (27.78%) IaaS
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) IIS
4 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) Client/Server

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (27.78%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) SaaS
1 5 (27.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) DNS
2 10 (55.56%) BGP
2 10 (55.56%) SMTP
2 10 (55.56%) HTTP
2 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
1 10 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Administrator
2 10 (55.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 10 (55.56%) UNIX Administrator
2 10 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (55.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (55.56%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Debian
1 10 (55.56%) Ubuntu
1 10 (55.56%) UNIX
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
1 1 (5.56%) High Availability
1 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
1 10 (55.56%) Perl
1 10 (55.56%) Python
1 10 (55.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Xen
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (55.56%) KVM
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco