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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 86 44 92
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +48
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 16 43 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.50% 4.83% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.58% 20.38% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 40 7
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £48,000 £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
211 211 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.83% 23.68% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 173 189 216
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,150 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -26 6 £47,500 +18.75%
Gloucester -5 3 £52,000 -3.25% 1
Cirencester - 3 £37,500 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £40,000 -
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) Firewall
3 16 (37.21%) Information Security
4 15 (34.88%) Linux
4 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
5 14 (32.56%) Cyber Security
6 12 (27.91%) SQL
6 12 (27.91%) VMware
6 12 (27.91%) Degree
7 11 (25.58%) Cisco
8 10 (23.26%) HTTP
8 10 (23.26%) DNS
8 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
9 9 (20.93%) LDAP
9 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
10 8 (18.60%) SMTP
10 8 (18.60%) DHCP
10 8 (18.60%) FTP
10 8 (18.60%) SSL
10 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
10 8 (18.60%) Telnet
10 8 (18.60%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
11 7 (16.28%) CCNP
11 7 (16.28%) CCNA
11 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
11 7 (16.28%) Network Architecture
11 7 (16.28%) SIEM

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) nginx
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) Firewall
2 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
3 10 (23.26%) DNS
3 10 (23.26%) HTTP
4 9 (20.93%) LDAP
5 8 (18.60%) SMTP
5 8 (18.60%) DHCP
5 8 (18.60%) FTP
5 8 (18.60%) SSL
5 8 (18.60%) Telnet
6 5 (11.63%) LAN
7 4 (9.30%) WAN
7 4 (9.30%) SAN
7 4 (9.30%) Wireshark
8 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (6.98%) tcpdump
8 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (6.98%) VPN
8 3 (6.98%) VoIP
9 2 (4.65%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Subversion
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Hudson
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Law
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Security Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Security Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Penetration Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Lead Network Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.33%) PMI
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
2 1 (2.33%) Statistics
2 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Wiki
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) UNIX
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Debian
5 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Information Security
2 14 (32.56%) Cyber Security
3 8 (18.60%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (16.28%) Network Architecture
4 7 (16.28%) SIEM
5 6 (13.95%) Security Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
6 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.63%) Probability Theory
6 5 (11.63%) Information Assurance
7 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
7 4 (9.30%) Project Management
8 3 (6.98%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (6.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.65%) ITIL
9 2 (4.65%) Change Management
9 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
9 2 (4.65%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.98%) Python
3 3 (6.98%) Perl
3 3 (6.98%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
4 7 (16.28%) CCNP
4 7 (16.28%) CCNA
5 5 (11.63%) Postgraduate
6 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
7 3 (6.98%) CISSP
8 1 (2.33%) CCIP
8 1 (2.33%) MCSE
8 1 (2.33%) MCSA
8 1 (2.33%) CCSP
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.33%) CISM
8 1 (2.33%) GCIA
8 1 (2.33%) GSEC
8 1 (2.33%) GCIH
8 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.30%) Snort
4 1 (2.33%) Samba
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.33%) Postfix
4 1 (2.33%) XenServer
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Nmap
2 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) VMware
2 11 (25.58%) Cisco
3 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
4 6 (13.95%) Juniper
5 5 (11.63%) McAfee
5 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.98%) Apple
6 3 (6.98%) Qualys
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle
7 2 (4.65%) Citrix
8 1 (2.33%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) F5
8 1 (2.33%) Splunk
8 1 (2.33%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.33%) Sourcefire
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