The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London 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 30 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.70% 0.71% 5.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.90% 4.00% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 11
Average salary £45,000 £53,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% -6.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £53,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Network Security
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 25 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 20.95% 17.73% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 51
Average salary £55,000 £51,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Network Security
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) A+ Certification
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (50.00%) Altiris
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) IOS XR
3 1 (16.67%) Junos
3 1 (16.67%) IPv6
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Altiris
4 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Dell