The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 114 110 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.71% 0.57% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.87% 3.46% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 16
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,920 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Network Security
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
267 260 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.50% 16.49% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 225 190 217
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Network Security
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Bristol

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (67.74%) Firewall
2 20 (64.52%) VPN
3 18 (58.06%) Windows
4 17 (54.84%) IPsec
5 15 (48.39%) Linux
6 14 (45.16%) Cisco
6 14 (45.16%) Degree
7 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
7 13 (41.94%) DNS
7 13 (41.94%) VoIP
8 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
8 12 (38.71%) Finance
9 11 (35.48%) CCNA
9 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (35.48%) Juniper
9 11 (35.48%) SMTP
10 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
10 10 (32.26%) OSPF
10 10 (32.26%) VMware
10 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
11 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (29.03%) SAN
11 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (29.03%) MySQL
12 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
12 8 (25.81%) IIS
12 8 (25.81%) HTML
12 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
12 8 (25.81%) DNA

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (25.81%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.23%) nginx
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) Firewall
2 20 (64.52%) VPN
3 17 (54.84%) IPsec
4 13 (41.94%) DNS
4 13 (41.94%) VoIP
5 11 (35.48%) SMTP
6 10 (32.26%) OSPF
7 9 (29.03%) SAN
8 8 (25.81%) HTTP
8 8 (25.81%) ISDN
8 8 (25.81%) PPTP
8 8 (25.81%) H.323
9 6 (19.35%) BGP
10 5 (16.13%) DMVPN
11 4 (12.90%) LDAP
12 3 (9.68%) SSL
13 2 (6.45%) LAN
13 2 (6.45%) WAN
13 2 (6.45%) DHCP
14 1 (3.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) MySQL
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Hudson
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Back Office
3 4 (12.90%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Administrator
2 8 (25.81%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Administrator
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Security Manager
6 3 (9.68%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Security Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Network Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
1 8 (25.81%) XML
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Smartcard
2 4 (12.90%) CESG
2 4 (12.90%) PKI
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Wiki
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Linux
3 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.90%) UNIX
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.23%) Debian
7 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) DNA
1 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (25.81%) High Availability
2 7 (22.58%) Information Security
3 5 (16.13%) Capacity Management
3 5 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) Project Planning
3 5 (16.13%) Network Design
4 4 (12.90%) Network Architecture
4 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.90%) Identity Management
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Line Management
6 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Java
1 1 (3.23%) Perl
1 1 (3.23%) PHP
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
1 1 (3.23%) Ruby
1 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Degree
2 11 (35.48%) CCNA
2 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (22.58%) CCNP
5 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
5 5 (16.13%) CCDP
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.23%) MCSE
7 1 (3.23%) CCSP
7 1 (3.23%) CCSA
7 1 (3.23%) CCSE
7 1 (3.23%) CEH
7 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.23%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.81%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) Postfix
4 1 (3.23%) XenServer
4 1 (3.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Nagios
1 8 (25.81%) logstash
2 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Cisco
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) Juniper
4 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
4 10 (32.26%) VMware
5 8 (25.81%) SolarWinds
6 4 (12.90%) Infoblox
6 4 (12.90%) Foundry
6 4 (12.90%) F5
6 4 (12.90%) Cyber-Ark
6 4 (12.90%) Brocade
7 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.23%) Symantec
7 1 (3.23%) McAfee
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix
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