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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 89 41 84
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +43
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 15 47 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.36% 5.15% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.70% 23.04% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 43 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -44.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £32,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.24%
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
224 204 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.25% 22.37% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 189 176 238
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 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 6 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
Cheltenham -27 5 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Gloucester -11 4 £42,250 -19.52% 1
Cirencester - 3 £37,500 - 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 6 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 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Information Security
4 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) DNS
5 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) LAN
6 5 (19.23%) WAN
6 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
6 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
6 5 (19.23%) Security Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
7 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 4 (15.38%) SSL
7 4 (15.38%) Cisco
7 4 (15.38%) CCNP
7 4 (15.38%) MS Office
7 4 (15.38%) Citrix
7 4 (15.38%) McAfee
7 4 (15.38%) HTTP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) MediaWiki
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) PaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) DNS
3 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
4 4 (15.38%) SSL
4 4 (15.38%) HTTP
5 3 (11.54%) VPN
5 3 (11.54%) VoIP
5 3 (11.54%) LDAP
6 2 (7.69%) FTP
6 2 (7.69%) SMTP
6 2 (7.69%) DHCP
6 2 (7.69%) SAN
6 2 (7.69%) Telnet
6 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.85%) VSAT
7 1 (3.85%) NAS
7 1 (3.85%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Hudson
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Security Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Test Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.85%) PMI
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Information Security
2 5 (19.23%) Security Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
3 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Probability Theory
4 3 (11.54%) Information Assurance
4 3 (11.54%) SIEM
5 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
1 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) CCNP
3 3 (11.54%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) Postgraduate
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) CISSP
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) MCSA
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.85%) MCTS
5 1 (3.85%) MCITP
5 1 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Snort
4 1 (3.85%) iptables
4 1 (3.85%) Postfix
4 1 (3.85%) XenServer
4 1 (3.85%) Samba
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Nmap
2 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) McAfee
4 3 (11.54%) Apple
4 3 (11.54%) Qualys
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Splunk
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per hour + Pension, Healthcare, 5k Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Newport, Chepstow, Bridgwater,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Aviation
Salary: Competitive salary + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago