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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 32 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.91% 0.61% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.81% 2.78% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £52,500 £25,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.00% -54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
64 36 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 24.43% 21.95% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 56 35 76
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -32.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) SLA
5 3 (25.00%) vCloud
5 3 (25.00%) vSphere
5 3 (25.00%) Network Management
5 3 (25.00%) CentOS
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (25.00%) Time Management
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) SMTP
5 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) HSRP
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) CentOS
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Network Management
1 3 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) vCloud
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Postfix
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (8.33%) IronPort