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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 82 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.24% 0.30% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% 1.35% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
157 148 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.49% 22.39% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 147 140 120
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% -6.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Network Security
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Nokia
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Nokia
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (50.00%) F5
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