The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 19 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 5.33% 4.84% 7.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 25.00% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Average salary £55,000 £33,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.17% +15.51%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,405 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -7.99%
Network Security
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 22.67% 19.35% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 27
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 21 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) HND
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCDP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) HND
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCDP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) F5