The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 62 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.37% - 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% - 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Median salary £32,500 - £43,000
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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 105 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.18% 14.31% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 75 83 111
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
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 Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Network Security
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Cardiff

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) GPEN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile First
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (33.33%) Fintech
2 1 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) CEH

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile First
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
1 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds