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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 36 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.67% 3.17% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 13.56% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
66 59 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 29.33% 23.41% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 57 46 40
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCDA
3 4 (57.14%) CCDP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) STL
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) POSIX
5 1 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
5 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Network Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Network Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) STL
1 1 (14.29%) POSIX
1 1 (14.29%) Pthreads
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
1 1 (14.29%) SCADA
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) OO
1 1 (14.29%) OOD
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Information Security
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
1 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
1 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCDA
1 4 (57.14%) CCDP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper