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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank - 63 51
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 1.47% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.58% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Average salary - £43,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 132 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.92% 19.47% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 93 115 55
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) XML-RPC
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) CSSLP
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001