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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 40 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.10% 1.88% 3.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.62% 9.38% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -38.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
52 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 21.85% 20.06% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48 56 63
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £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 19 December 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) JTAG
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
3 7 (53.85%) Android
3 7 (53.85%) Mac OS
3 7 (53.85%) C
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) C++
3 7 (53.85%) Perl
3 7 (53.85%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) Embedded C
3 7 (53.85%) Embedded C++
3 7 (53.85%) Ruby
3 7 (53.85%) Groovy
3 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (23.08%) IPv6
6 2 (15.38%) MPLS
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) IPv6
2 2 (15.38%) MPLS
2 2 (15.38%) BGP
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (15.38%) ISDN
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Support
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Cisco Support
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Support
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
1 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Android
3 7 (53.85%) Mac OS
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
4 2 (15.38%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
1 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
2 2 (15.38%) SIEM
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (15.38%) Cyber Security
2 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Test Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C
1 7 (53.85%) C#
1 7 (53.85%) C++
1 7 (53.85%) Perl
1 7 (53.85%) Python
1 7 (53.85%) Embedded C
1 7 (53.85%) Embedded C++
1 7 (53.85%) Ruby
1 7 (53.85%) Groovy
1 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) ISEB
3 2 (15.38%) HND
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) JTAG
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) ArcSight
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco