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 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 90 111 79
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -32
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 10 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.02% 0.089% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 0.75% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 6
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +73.91%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
160 133 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 16.36% 11.88% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 147 122 50
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Administrator
2 10 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (55.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 10 (55.56%) UNIX Administrator
2 10 (55.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (55.56%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Debian
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) UNIX
1 10 (55.56%) Ubuntu
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
1 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (5.56%) High Availability
1 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Python
1 10 (55.56%) Java
1 10 (55.56%) Perl
1 10 (55.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
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