The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 41 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.90% 1.92% 4.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.89% 11.36% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 9
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Network Security
Derbyshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 44 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 21.33% 16.92% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 39 38 58
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Network Security
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Derby

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) JTAG
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
3 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Android
3 4 (44.44%) Mac OS
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Groovy
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Embedded C
3 4 (44.44%) Embedded C++
3 4 (44.44%) IPv6
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 4 (44.44%) IPv6
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) BGP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) ISDN
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Support
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Support
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Android
3 4 (44.44%) Mac OS
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Windows NT
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
2 2 (22.22%) Test Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) Groovy
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) CCIE
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) HND
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) JTAG
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) ArcSight