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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 34 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.63% 0.61% 4.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 4.35% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Average salary £45,000 £53,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% +47.58%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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 23 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 19.50% 13.94% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 59
Average salary £41,250 £53,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.89% -10.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £77,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 4 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%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) Riverbed
2 5 (83.33%) NetScaler
2 5 (83.33%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (83.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (83.33%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (83.33%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Altiris
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