The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 52 25 42
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +17
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 35 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.25% 10.03% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.68% 33.98% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 31 2
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.24%
Network Security
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 103 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 21.95% 29.51% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 78 95 50
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £44,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Network Security
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 3 (25.00%) Probability Theory
3 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (25.00%) McAfee
3 3 (25.00%) Postgraduate
3 3 (25.00%) HTTP
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Snort
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (16.67%) Nmap
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 2 (16.67%) Qualys
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) SIEM
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Telnet
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Tester
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Probability Theory
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) SIEM
5 1 (8.33%) Straight-Through Processing
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Postgraduate
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) MCTS
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Snort
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nmap
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) McAfee
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Qualys
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) F5
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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