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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 37 35 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 12 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.77% 1.35% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.00% 6.38% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
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
40 47 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 12.58% 21.08% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 82
Average salary £40,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £31,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £82,500 £70,000
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 21 August 2014, 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 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
3 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
4 9 (47.37%) C
4 9 (47.37%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) C++
4 9 (47.37%) Perl
4 9 (47.37%) Python
4 9 (47.37%) Embedded C
4 9 (47.37%) Embedded C++
4 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 9 (47.37%) Ruby
4 9 (47.37%) Multithreading
4 9 (47.37%) Groovy
4 9 (47.37%) JTAG
4 9 (47.37%) Android
4 9 (47.37%) Mac OS
4 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
5 6 (31.58%) UNIX
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 2000
6 5 (26.32%) Windows NT
6 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (26.32%) ArcSight
6 5 (26.32%) SIEM
7 3 (15.79%) IPv6
7 3 (15.79%) CCNA
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) IPv6
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) MPLS
3 2 (10.53%) BGP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
4 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.26%) LDAP
4 1 (5.26%) ISDN
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Senior Software Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Security Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Support
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Support
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Android
3 9 (47.37%) Mac OS
4 6 (31.58%) UNIX
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 2000
5 5 (26.32%) Windows NT
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
1 9 (47.37%) Multithreading
2 5 (26.32%) SIEM
2 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (10.53%) Network Design
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Security
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C
1 9 (47.37%) C#
1 9 (47.37%) C++
1 9 (47.37%) Perl
1 9 (47.37%) Python
1 9 (47.37%) Embedded C
1 9 (47.37%) Embedded C++
1 9 (47.37%) Ruby
1 9 (47.37%) Groovy
1 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) HND
3 2 (10.53%) CCIE
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) NFS
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) ArcSight
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix