The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 56 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.69% 0.26% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.65% 1.10% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £28,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
Network Security
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 91 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 14.88% 23.64% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33 72 54
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Network Security
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Devon

Network Security
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Devon region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 2 £28,000 -
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall Support
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware