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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 53 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.48% 5.40% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 22.73% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Average salary £47,500 £29,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.39% -22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
74 66 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.27% 23.74% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 66 58 58
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) Information Security
3 9 (36.00%) Juniper
4 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (32.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) Cyber Security
5 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (24.00%) DNS
6 6 (24.00%) HTTP
7 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 5 (20.00%) Finance
7 5 (20.00%) VMware
7 5 (20.00%) SMTP
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (20.00%) Postgraduate
7 5 (20.00%) Probability Theory
7 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
7 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (16.00%) QA

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (24.00%) DNS
3 6 (24.00%) HTTP
4 5 (20.00%) SMTP
5 4 (16.00%) DHCP
5 4 (16.00%) FTP
5 4 (16.00%) LDAP
5 4 (16.00%) SSL
5 4 (16.00%) VPN
5 4 (16.00%) Telnet
6 3 (12.00%) LAN
7 2 (8.00%) WAN
7 2 (8.00%) Wireshark
8 1 (4.00%) NAS
8 1 (4.00%) xDSL
8 1 (4.00%) tcpdump
8 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (4.00%) Q.931
8 1 (4.00%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Information Security
2 8 (32.00%) Cyber Security
3 5 (20.00%) Probability Theory
3 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) SIEM
6 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) Perl
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Postgraduate
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) CCNA
4 2 (8.00%) CCNP
4 2 (8.00%) MCSA
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.00%) MCTS
5 1 (4.00%) MCITP
5 1 (4.00%) CCSP
5 1 (4.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.00%) CCIP
5 1 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Snort
3 1 (4.00%) Nmap
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) Juniper
3 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) McAfee
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle
7 1 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) Qualys
7 1 (4.00%) F5
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Harris Global
Salary: Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago