The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 45 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.55% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.95% 2.27% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Network Security
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 44 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.18% 16.42% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 17
Average salary £36,250 £38,500 £52,858
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.84% -27.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £100,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Network Security
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Chester

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
3 6 (50.00%) Maven
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (50.00%) CentOS
3 6 (50.00%) Open Source
3 6 (50.00%) RightScale
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
3 6 (50.00%) Route 53
3 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 5 (41.67%) Hudson
4 5 (41.67%) QA
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Apache
6 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) JUnit
6 3 (25.00%) HTTP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (25.00%) Jetty
1 3 (25.00%) nginx
1 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (50.00%) Route 53
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (25.00%) SaaS
2 3 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (8.33%) Skype
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) QSIG
5 1 (8.33%) H.323
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Maven
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) Hudson
3 3 (25.00%) JUnit
3 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Servlets
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) CentOS
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 3 (25.00%) JVM Tuning
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
1 6 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (50.00%) RightScale
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
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