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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South West / Bristol
Rank 109 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 16 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.98% 1.10% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.27% 6.93% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 13
Median salary £44,000 £38,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -38.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £27,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £67,500
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
220 274 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.51% 15.82% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 168 248 217
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 17 January 2017.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 32 (69.57%) Firewall
2 22 (47.83%) ITIL
2 22 (47.83%) WAN
3 21 (45.65%) LAN
3 21 (45.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 17 (36.96%) DNS
5 15 (32.61%) Cisco
5 15 (32.61%) WLAN
5 15 (32.61%) DHCP
5 15 (32.61%) PRINCE2
5 15 (32.61%) Service Management
5 15 (32.61%) Management Information System
5 15 (32.61%) VLAN
5 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
6 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
6 14 (30.43%) CheckPoint
6 14 (30.43%) VPN
7 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
7 13 (28.26%) Internet
7 13 (28.26%) NHS
7 13 (28.26%) Data Centre
7 13 (28.26%) Security Operations
8 12 (26.09%) SANS
8 12 (26.09%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 12 (26.09%) Network Management
8 12 (26.09%) SIEM
8 12 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (26.09%) CISSP
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (23.91%) Aerospace

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 32 (69.57%) Firewall
2 22 (47.83%) WAN
3 21 (45.65%) Intrusion Detection
3 21 (45.65%) LAN
4 17 (36.96%) DNS
5 15 (32.61%) DHCP
5 15 (32.61%) VLAN
5 15 (32.61%) WLAN
6 14 (30.43%) VPN
7 13 (28.26%) Internet
8 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (17.39%) FWSM
11 7 (15.22%) Wireless
12 6 (13.04%) MPLS
13 4 (8.70%) Cisco IPT
13 4 (8.70%) IP Telephony
13 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
13 4 (8.70%) Unified Communications
14 3 (6.52%) OSPF
General
1 11 (23.91%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.52%) Military
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Architect
2 9 (19.57%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Architect
2 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Security Architect
2 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 9 (19.57%) Security Architect
2 9 (19.57%) Security Solutions Architect
2 9 (19.57%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (15.22%) Network Security Manager
3 7 (15.22%) Security Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Network Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Security Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Security Specialist
6 4 (8.70%) Network Specialist
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Management Information System
2 13 (28.26%) Data Centre
2 13 (28.26%) NHS
3 9 (19.57%) CESG
3 9 (19.57%) Cryptography
4 6 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (8.70%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.17%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (2.17%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) ITIL
2 15 (32.61%) PRINCE2
2 15 (32.61%) Service Management
3 13 (28.26%) Security Operations
4 12 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (26.09%) Network Management
4 12 (26.09%) SIEM
5 10 (21.74%) Identity Access Management
5 10 (21.74%) Security Management
6 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (19.57%) ITIL V3
6 9 (19.57%) MODAF
6 9 (19.57%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (19.57%) Security Architecture
6 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (19.57%) TOGAF
7 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
7 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
7 6 (13.04%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) C
1 2 (4.35%) Perl
1 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
2 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 12 (26.09%) CISSP
3 12 (26.09%) SANS
4 11 (23.91%) CEH
4 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (23.91%) DV Cleared
5 9 (19.57%) CISA
5 9 (19.57%) CISM
5 9 (19.57%) GIAC
6 6 (13.04%) CCNA
6 6 (13.04%) CCNP
7 3 (6.52%) CCENT
7 3 (6.52%) GCIA
7 3 (6.52%) GSEC
8 2 (4.35%) Degree
8 2 (4.35%) LPIC
8 2 (4.35%) MCSE
8 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) QA
2 4 (8.70%) SLA
3 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.35%) JSP 440
3 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) Snort
3 2 (4.35%) NFS
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 5 (10.87%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (10.87%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.17%) QRadar
4 1 (2.17%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Cisco
2 14 (30.43%) CheckPoint
3 9 (19.57%) F5
4 8 (17.39%) IronPort
5 5 (10.87%) HP
5 5 (10.87%) IBM
5 5 (10.87%) SolarWinds
6 4 (8.70%) CA
6 4 (8.70%) Nokia
7 3 (6.52%) ArcSight
7 3 (6.52%) Intel Security
7 3 (6.52%) Juniper
7 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.52%) Splunk
8 2 (4.35%) Brocade
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.35%) VMware
8 2 (4.35%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.17%) AlienVault
9 1 (2.17%) LogRhythm
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: Various
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago