The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 15 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 7.02% 10.78% 14.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 25.58% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 5
Average salary £37,500 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
Network Security
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 33.33% 42.16% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 20
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £40,000 £56,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

Network Security
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Caerphilly

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SAP Certification
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) VRRP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) FWSM
1 5 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 5 (100.00%) HSRP
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) VRRP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) FWSM
1 5 (100.00%) HSRP
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SAP Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) F5