The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 36 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.22% 1.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 3.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
Network Security
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 59 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 18.29% 33.33% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24 42 59
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Network Security
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Gloucester

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (45.45%) Palo Alto
4 4 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (36.36%) SANS
4 4 (36.36%) GIAC
4 4 (36.36%) Snort
4 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
4 4 (36.36%) tcpdump
4 4 (36.36%) SIEM
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) HTTP
4 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) CCNA
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 1 (9.09%) Presales
6 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) HTTP
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) tcpdump
3 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) SOC Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) SIEM
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) GIAC
4 4 (36.36%) SANS
5 3 (27.27%) CCNA
6 1 (9.09%) CISSP
6 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 5 (45.45%) Palo Alto