The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 31 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.61% 2.08% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 17.39% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £39,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Network Security
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 23 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 20.97% 11.98% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 55
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Network Security
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Farnborough

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) vCloud
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Pthreads
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) SCADA
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) STL
1 1 (16.67%) POSIX
1 1 (16.67%) Pthreads
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
1 1 (16.67%) SCADA
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) OOD
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
1 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
1 3 (50.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat