The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 85 73 91
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 13 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.23% 1.88% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.34% 9.14% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 2
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -23.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £28,575 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £35,000 £43,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Network Security
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 186 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.34% 20.58% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 168 160 205
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,250 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Network Security
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -24 7 £40,000 +31.14% 2
Gloucester - 3 £57,500 - 1
Cirencester - 1 £40,000 -
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) Firewall
3 16 (35.56%) Degree
3 16 (35.56%) Cisco
4 15 (33.33%) Cyber Security
5 14 (31.11%) Linux
6 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
6 13 (28.89%) VMware
7 11 (24.44%) SQL
8 10 (22.22%) Juniper
8 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (22.22%) Information Security
9 9 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (20.00%) LDAP
9 9 (20.00%) SMTP
9 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 8 (17.78%) Network Architecture
10 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (17.78%) DHCP
10 8 (17.78%) FTP
10 8 (17.78%) HTTP
10 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
10 8 (17.78%) DNS
10 8 (17.78%) SSL
10 8 (17.78%) Telnet
10 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
10 8 (17.78%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (17.78%) Finance

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) MediaWiki
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) Firewall
2 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
3 9 (20.00%) LDAP
3 9 (20.00%) SMTP
4 8 (17.78%) DHCP
4 8 (17.78%) FTP
4 8 (17.78%) HTTP
4 8 (17.78%) DNS
4 8 (17.78%) SSL
4 8 (17.78%) Telnet
5 5 (11.11%) VPN
6 4 (8.89%) LAN
6 4 (8.89%) SAN
7 3 (6.67%) WAN
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.44%) tcpdump
8 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
8 2 (4.44%) BGP
9 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Subversion
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
1 1 (2.22%) Hudson
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) Network Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Network Security Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Lead Network Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Information Assurance Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Information Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.22%) PMI
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Statistics
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Wiki
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Linux
3 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.22%) UNIX
7 1 (2.22%) Debian
7 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 10 (22.22%) Information Security
3 9 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (17.78%) Network Architecture
4 8 (17.78%) Ethical Hacking
5 7 (15.56%) Information Assurance
6 6 (13.33%) Change Management
6 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 5 (11.11%) SIEM
7 5 (11.11%) Probability Theory
8 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
10 2 (4.44%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
10 2 (4.44%) Network Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.44%) Perl
3 2 (4.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
2 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (15.56%) CCNA
5 5 (11.11%) CCNP
5 5 (11.11%) Postgraduate
5 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) MCSA
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.22%) CISSP
7 1 (2.22%) CCIP
7 1 (2.22%) CCDP
7 1 (2.22%) MCSE
7 1 (2.22%) MCP
7 1 (2.22%) CCSP
7 1 (2.22%) CISM
7 1 (2.22%) GCIA
7 1 (2.22%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.44%) Snort
4 1 (2.22%) Samba
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) Postfix
4 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.22%) Nessus
2 1 (2.22%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Cisco
2 13 (28.89%) VMware
3 10 (22.22%) Juniper
4 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
5 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.33%) Citrix
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle
7 2 (4.44%) McAfee
8 1 (2.22%) HP
8 1 (2.22%) Dell
8 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.22%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.22%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.22%) F5
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Harris Global
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago