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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank - 26 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 2.05% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £67,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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
6 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.41% 17.44% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 11
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,750 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,300 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Lync
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Skype
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (40.00%) Route 53
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) RightScale
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) Lync
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (40.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) RightScale