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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 88 45 84
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +39
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 10 44 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.94% 4.70% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.98% 19.82% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 40 9
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £34,750 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £60,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
201 222 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.98% 23.69% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 176 181 236
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Gloucester -18 3 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Cirencester - 3 £34,500 - 1
Cheltenham -26 2 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Tewkesbury +3 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) DNS
4 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 8 (30.77%) Information Security
6 7 (26.92%) LAN
6 7 (26.92%) WAN
6 7 (26.92%) SSL
6 7 (26.92%) Linux
7 6 (23.08%) SQL
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 6 (23.08%) Citrix
7 6 (23.08%) vSphere
7 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 5 (19.23%) SaaS
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
8 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
8 5 (19.23%) Security Testing
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (19.23%) VPN
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco
9 4 (15.38%) MS Office
9 4 (15.38%) CCNP
9 4 (15.38%) McAfee

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.54%) IIS
4 2 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (3.85%) nginx
5 1 (3.85%) Confluence
5 1 (3.85%) MediaWiki
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) SaaS
2 4 (15.38%) PaaS
2 4 (15.38%) Office 365
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) DNS
3 7 (26.92%) LAN
3 7 (26.92%) WAN
3 7 (26.92%) SSL
4 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 5 (19.23%) VPN
6 4 (15.38%) HTTP
7 3 (11.54%) SMTP
7 3 (11.54%) DHCP
7 3 (11.54%) VoIP
7 3 (11.54%) LDAP
8 2 (7.69%) FTP
8 2 (7.69%) SAN
8 2 (7.69%) Telnet
8 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
9 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (3.85%) NAS
9 1 (3.85%) tcpdump
9 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) Hudson
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
1 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (11.54%) Security Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Tester
3 3 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Wiki
1 1 (3.85%) Clustering
1 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Information Security
2 5 (19.23%) Security Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (15.38%) SIEM
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (11.54%) Network Architecture
4 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Business Development
5 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 2 (7.69%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (15.38%) CCNP
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) CCNA
5 2 (7.69%) CISSP
6 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) MCTS
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.85%) MCP
6 1 (3.85%) MCSE
6 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
3 6 (23.08%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) Snort
4 2 (7.69%) Postfix
5 1 (3.85%) iptables
5 1 (3.85%) XenServer
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Nmap
2 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) Citrix
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) McAfee
6 3 (11.54%) Qualys
6 3 (11.54%) Apple
7 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.69%) Juniper
8 1 (3.85%) F5
8 1 (3.85%) Splunk
8 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.85%) HP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester
CPS Group
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
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