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 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 47 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.64% 3.67% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 29.73% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
55 37 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 18.03% 12.33% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 39
Average salary £39,083 £39,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.21% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) SIEM
3 5 (55.56%) ArcSight
3 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) UNIX
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 2000
4 4 (44.44%) Windows NT
4 4 (44.44%) Nmap
4 4 (44.44%) Nessus
4 4 (44.44%) Time Management
5 3 (33.33%) IronPort
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) OSPF
6 2 (22.22%) BGP
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 2000
3 4 (44.44%) Windows NT
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) SIEM
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
6 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) NFS
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Nessus
1 4 (44.44%) Nmap
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) ArcSight
2 3 (33.33%) IronPort
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire