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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 72 95 46
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -49
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 29 14 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.62% 1.23% 5.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 6.17% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 42
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,250 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
261 227 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.56% 19.93% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 191 187 179
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +27 21 - -
Cheltenham -3 6 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 17 (44.74%) Linux
2 16 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (39.47%) Firewall
4 14 (36.84%) Security Operations
5 13 (34.21%) Mathematics
6 12 (31.58%) Degree
6 12 (31.58%) Firmware
6 12 (31.58%) Cisco
7 11 (28.95%) Windows
7 11 (28.95%) CISSP
7 11 (28.95%) Information Security
8 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 10 (26.32%) LAN
9 9 (23.68%) WAN
9 9 (23.68%) CISA
9 9 (23.68%) CISM
9 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (21.05%) SIEM
10 8 (21.05%) Hadoop
10 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
10 8 (21.05%) C++
10 8 (21.05%) Java
10 8 (21.05%) VHDL
10 8 (21.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (18.42%) MS Office
11 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
11 7 (18.42%) HP
11 7 (18.42%) Security Architecture
11 7 (18.42%) CRISC
11 7 (18.42%) Data Centre

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (15.79%) JBoss
1 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS Office
3 6 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) Firewall
2 10 (26.32%) LAN
3 9 (23.68%) WAN
4 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
5 6 (15.79%) SAN
6 4 (10.53%) DHCP
6 4 (10.53%) DNS
6 4 (10.53%) SMTP
6 4 (10.53%) SSL
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
7 2 (5.26%) Wireless
8 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.63%) FTP
8 1 (2.63%) HTTP
8 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.63%) LDAP
8 1 (2.63%) tcpdump
8 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Hadoop
2 6 (15.79%) Apache Accumulo
2 6 (15.79%) Big Data
General
1 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Consultant
3 8 (21.05%) Security Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Security Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Developer
5 6 (15.79%) FPGA Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) IT Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Graduate
8 2 (5.26%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Head of Information
8 2 (5.26%) Head of Information Security
8 2 (5.26%) Head of Security
8 2 (5.26%) Security Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Security Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) ELK Stack
1 6 (15.79%) Kafka
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.26%) EJB
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
2 2 (5.26%) Java EE
2 2 (5.26%) JDBC
2 2 (5.26%) JSF
2 2 (5.26%) JSP
2 2 (5.26%) ODBC
2 2 (5.26%) SOAP
2 2 (5.26%) Spring
2 2 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Mathematics
2 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (21.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (21.05%) VHDL
4 7 (18.42%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (18.42%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
4 7 (18.42%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (15.79%) Physics
6 2 (5.26%) Cybercrime
6 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.26%) Verilog
7 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) Windows
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
4 6 (15.79%) CentOS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (36.84%) Security Operations
3 11 (28.95%) Information Security
4 8 (21.05%) SIEM
5 7 (18.42%) Data Acquisition
5 7 (18.42%) Security Architecture
6 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 2 (5.26%) Change Control
8 2 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (5.26%) Information Security Governance
8 2 (5.26%) ISMS
8 2 (5.26%) IT Audit
8 2 (5.26%) Presales
8 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.26%) RUP
8 2 (5.26%) Signal Processing
8 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) C++
1 8 (21.05%) Java
2 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
2 6 (15.79%) C
3 2 (5.26%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) R
4 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
2 11 (28.95%) CISSP
3 9 (23.68%) CISA
3 9 (23.68%) CISM
4 7 (18.42%) CRISC
5 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.26%) CCNP
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.63%) CCNA
8 1 (2.63%) GCIA
8 1 (2.63%) GIAC
8 1 (2.63%) GSEC
8 1 (2.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Firmware
2 6 (15.79%) Apache Flume
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) Snort
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) FortiGate
1 6 (15.79%) Kibana
1 6 (15.79%) logstash
2 3 (7.89%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco
2 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.42%) HP
4 6 (15.79%) Dell
4 6 (15.79%) EMC
4 6 (15.79%) Hortonworks
4 6 (15.79%) Intel
4 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.53%) VMware
6 3 (7.89%) NetWitness
6 3 (7.89%) Sourcefire
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle
7 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.63%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.63%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.63%) F5
8 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.63%) SAP
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago