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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South West / Bristol
Rank 117 125 97
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -28
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 15 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.84% 0.66% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.20% 4.21% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 30
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -8.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £33,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £43,000 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
242 285 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.50% 15.79% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 186 238 256
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 30 (71.43%) Firewall
2 23 (54.76%) ITIL
3 22 (52.38%) WAN
3 22 (52.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 21 (50.00%) LAN
5 20 (47.62%) DNS
6 18 (42.86%) DHCP
6 18 (42.86%) Service Management
7 15 (35.71%) WLAN
7 15 (35.71%) VLAN
8 14 (33.33%) VPN
9 13 (30.95%) PRINCE2
9 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
9 13 (30.95%) NHS
9 13 (30.95%) Internet
9 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
9 13 (30.95%) SIEM
10 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
10 12 (28.57%) Network Management
10 12 (28.57%) Management Information System
10 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (28.57%) Cisco
11 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
12 10 (23.81%) Security Management
12 10 (23.81%) Identity Access Management
12 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
12 10 (23.81%) Security Operations
13 9 (21.43%) Aerospace
13 9 (21.43%) CCNA
14 8 (19.05%) CISSP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 30 (71.43%) Firewall
2 22 (52.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 22 (52.38%) WAN
3 21 (50.00%) LAN
4 20 (47.62%) DNS
5 18 (42.86%) DHCP
6 15 (35.71%) VLAN
6 15 (35.71%) WLAN
7 14 (33.33%) VPN
8 13 (30.95%) Internet
9 8 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (14.29%) FWSM
10 6 (14.29%) MPLS
11 4 (9.52%) Cisco IPT
11 4 (9.52%) IP Telephony
11 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
11 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications
11 4 (9.52%) Wireless
12 3 (7.14%) OSPF
General
1 9 (21.43%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Network Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Security Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Network Security Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Security Specialist
5 4 (9.52%) Network Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Identity Management Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) NHS
2 12 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
4 7 (16.67%) CESG
5 6 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) ITIL
2 18 (42.86%) Service Management
3 13 (30.95%) PRINCE2
3 13 (30.95%) SIEM
4 12 (28.57%) Network Management
5 10 (23.81%) Identity Access Management
5 10 (23.81%) Security Management
5 10 (23.81%) Security Operations
6 8 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (16.67%) Cryptography
7 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (16.67%) ITIL V3
7 7 (16.67%) MODAF
7 7 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 6 (14.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) Perl
1 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
1 5 (11.90%) Python
2 2 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 9 (21.43%) CCNA
4 8 (19.05%) CISSP
4 8 (19.05%) SANS
5 7 (16.67%) CEH
5 7 (16.67%) CISA
5 7 (16.67%) CISM
5 7 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 7 (16.67%) GIAC
6 4 (9.52%) CCNP
7 3 (7.14%) CCENT
7 3 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (7.14%) LPIC
7 3 (7.14%) MCSE
7 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (7.14%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (2.38%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
2 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (9.52%) SLA
4 2 (4.76%) JSP 440
4 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) Snort
3 2 (4.76%) NFS
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 6 (14.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (14.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (9.52%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (2.38%) QRadar
4 1 (2.38%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Cisco
2 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
3 6 (14.29%) F5
3 6 (14.29%) IronPort
4 5 (11.90%) HP
4 5 (11.90%) IBM
4 5 (11.90%) SolarWinds
5 4 (9.52%) CA
5 4 (9.52%) Nokia
6 3 (7.14%) Intel Security
6 3 (7.14%) Juniper
6 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.76%) Brocade
7 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.76%) VMware
7 2 (4.76%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.38%) AlienVault
8 1 (2.38%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.38%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.38%) Splunk
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago