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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 61 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.35% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.09% 1.72% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £43,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
127 58 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.10% 14.76% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 111 49 42
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) Juniper
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (64.29%) CCNP
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (42.86%) F5
6 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
6 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
7 5 (35.71%) JNCIS
7 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
8 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
8 4 (28.57%) CCSE
8 4 (28.57%) SonicWALL
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (28.57%) CCSA
8 4 (28.57%) Nokia
8 4 (28.57%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) VoIP
9 3 (21.43%) WAN
9 3 (21.43%) VPN
9 3 (21.43%) CISSP
10 2 (14.29%) Nessus
10 2 (14.29%) CEH
10 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (14.29%) Time Management
10 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
10 2 (14.29%) Performance Metrics

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (21.43%) VoIP
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) ATM
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
6 1 (7.14%) IPv4
6 1 (7.14%) IPv6
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) OSPF
6 1 (7.14%) BGP
6 1 (7.14%) IPsec
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Network Engineer
1 11 (78.57%) Security Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Time Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
2 1 (7.14%) Security Management
2 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) ISMS
2 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (64.29%) CCNP
2 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) JNCIS
3 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) CCSE
4 4 (28.57%) CCSA
5 3 (21.43%) CISSP
6 2 (14.29%) CEH
6 2 (14.29%) CCNA
7 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Juniper
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) F5
3 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 4 (28.57%) SonicWALL
4 4 (28.57%) Nokia
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago