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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 117 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 20 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.88% 1.54% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.05% 8.59% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 21
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
396 396 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.38% 17.98% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 300 327 306
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -24 9 £41,500 +3.75% 3
High Wycombe -9 6 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Marlow - 5 - -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 27 (64.29%) Firewall
2 19 (45.24%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (40.48%) Cisco
4 16 (38.10%) CCNP
4 16 (38.10%) CheckPoint
5 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 12 (28.57%) Information Security
6 12 (28.57%) CCSE
6 12 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (26.19%) Wireless
7 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (23.81%) CISSP
8 10 (23.81%) Windows
8 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
8 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
8 10 (23.81%) DHCP
8 10 (23.81%) DNS
8 10 (23.81%) Degree
9 9 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
9 9 (21.43%) CEH
9 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
10 8 (19.05%) VMware
10 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 8 (19.05%) F5
10 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
11 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (64.29%) Firewall
2 11 (26.19%) Wireless
3 10 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (23.81%) DHCP
3 10 (23.81%) DNS
4 9 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 8 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (14.29%) DMZ
6 6 (14.29%) VPN
6 6 (14.29%) LAN
6 6 (14.29%) WAN
6 6 (14.29%) BGP
6 6 (14.29%) Wireless Security
6 6 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (11.90%) SAN
8 4 (9.52%) VPLS
9 3 (7.14%) BIG-IP
10 2 (4.76%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Automotive
3 2 (4.76%) Law
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Security Engineer
1 9 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Security Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.14%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) IT Security Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Ethical Hacker
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
4 5 (11.90%) Cryptography
5 3 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Information Security
2 6 (14.29%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Database Security
2 6 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (11.90%) Security Architecture
3 5 (11.90%) SIEM
4 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Content Management
5 3 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 3 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.14%) Identity Management
5 3 (7.14%) Information Security Management
5 3 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (38.10%) CCNP
3 12 (28.57%) CCSE
4 10 (23.81%) CISSP
4 10 (23.81%) Degree
5 9 (21.43%) CEH
6 7 (16.67%) CCIE
7 6 (14.29%) GIAC
8 4 (9.52%) CISA
8 4 (9.52%) CISM
9 3 (7.14%) SSCP
9 3 (7.14%) MCP
10 2 (4.76%) MCSE
10 2 (4.76%) CCDP
10 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (4.76%) CCSA
11 1 (2.38%) HP ASE
11 1 (2.38%) HP MASE
11 1 (2.38%) JNCIP
11 1 (2.38%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.38%) Cacti
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Cisco
2 16 (38.10%) CheckPoint
3 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 8 (19.05%) VMware
4 8 (19.05%) F5
5 6 (14.29%) HP
6 5 (11.90%) 3PAR
6 5 (11.90%) McAfee
7 4 (9.52%) Sourcefire
7 4 (9.52%) LogRhythm
8 3 (7.14%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.38%) Brocade
9 1 (2.38%) Juniper
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £42,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Home working + 32 Holiday
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: Up to £22,440 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago