The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 106 93 88
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 28 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.26% 1.47% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 9.09% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 18
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £38,950 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Network Security
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
378 330 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.97% 16.22% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 278 245 296
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 17 £52,500 +5.00% 1
High Wycombe -1 7 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Aylesbury +2 2 £26,036 -56.60% 1
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 30 (62.50%) Firewall
2 22 (45.83%) CCNP
2 22 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (39.58%) LAN
3 19 (39.58%) WAN
4 17 (35.42%) Cisco
5 15 (31.25%) CheckPoint
5 15 (31.25%) CISSP
5 15 (31.25%) Information Security
6 14 (29.17%) Wireless
6 14 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (27.08%) Degree
7 13 (27.08%) CEH
7 13 (27.08%) BGP
8 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 11 (22.92%) Finance
9 11 (22.92%) GIAC
10 10 (20.83%) CCSE
11 9 (18.75%) VPN
11 9 (18.75%) DNS
11 9 (18.75%) OSPF
11 9 (18.75%) DMZ
11 9 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (18.75%) Wireless Security
11 9 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (18.75%) Network Management
11 9 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
11 9 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
12 8 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (62.50%) Firewall
2 19 (39.58%) LAN
2 19 (39.58%) WAN
3 14 (29.17%) Wireless
3 14 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (27.08%) BGP
5 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (18.75%) VPN
6 9 (18.75%) DNS
6 9 (18.75%) OSPF
6 9 (18.75%) DMZ
6 9 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
6 9 (18.75%) Wireless Security
7 8 (16.67%) DHCP
8 4 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (8.33%) VPLS
8 4 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (6.25%) Wireshark
9 3 (6.25%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Consultant
2 9 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Network Consultant
4 7 (14.58%) Security Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Ethical Hacker
6 3 (6.25%) Network Team Leader
6 3 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Network Design Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Network Implementation Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.25%) Information Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Security Specialist
6 3 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Information Security
2 9 (18.75%) Network Management
2 9 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 7 (14.58%) ITIL
5 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.50%) Database Security
6 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.42%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (10.42%) SIEM
7 3 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) Security Architecture
7 3 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (6.25%) Content Management
7 3 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (6.25%) Network Design
8 2 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
1 1 (2.08%) C#
1 1 (2.08%) C++
1 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) CCNP
1 22 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.25%) CISSP
3 13 (27.08%) CEH
3 13 (27.08%) Degree
4 11 (22.92%) GIAC
5 10 (20.83%) CCSE
6 8 (16.67%) CCSA
6 8 (16.67%) CCDP
7 5 (10.42%) CISM
8 4 (8.33%) CISA
9 3 (6.25%) GREM
9 3 (6.25%) CCIE
10 2 (4.17%) MCP
10 2 (4.17%) HNC
10 2 (4.17%) SSCP
10 2 (4.17%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (4.17%) GPEN
10 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (2.08%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Cisco
2 15 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.42%) VMware
5 3 (6.25%) F5
5 3 (6.25%) HP
5 3 (6.25%) Citrix
6 2 (4.17%) McAfee
6 2 (4.17%) Intel
6 2 (4.17%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.08%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.08%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.08%) Brocade
7 1 (2.08%) Juniper
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Aylesbury
Intel Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago