The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Dunstable region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 17 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 3.28% 13.21% 5.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 36.84% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 3
Average salary £40,538 £36,834 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.05% -28.47%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
Communications & Networking Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 38 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 26.23% 35.85% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 15
Average salary £37,500 £36,834 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.80% -24.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,146 £51,700 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Network Security
Bedfordshire

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Network Security
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Dunstable

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) WSUS
2 4 (80.00%) LANDesk
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenServer
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) XenServer
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix