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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 39 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.39% - 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.78% - 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £47,500 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
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
59 21 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 20.49% 14.48% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 57 10 38
Average salary £46,250 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.71% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) SaaS
3 3 (37.50%) PaaS
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) tcpdump
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) GIAC
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Snort
4 2 (25.00%) Degree

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) SSL
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) GIAC
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) 3Com
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) HP