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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 60 73 94
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +21
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 36 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.12% 1.22% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.44% 7.87% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 3
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% +0.74%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
219 127 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.99% 15.47% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 172 107 227
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,450 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,250 £55,000
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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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 +7 20 £45,250 +29.28% 2
Cirencester - 7 £40,000 -
Gloucester - 3 £50,000 - 2
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 22 (48.89%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) Degree
3 16 (35.56%) Cisco
4 15 (33.33%) Firewall
5 14 (31.11%) Cyber Security
6 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 12 (26.67%) Linux
7 11 (24.44%) VMware
8 10 (22.22%) Information Security
8 10 (22.22%) Juniper
8 10 (22.22%) SQL
9 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 9 (20.00%) SMTP
9 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (17.78%) Finance
10 8 (17.78%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
10 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
10 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (17.78%) Telnet
10 8 (17.78%) DHCP
10 8 (17.78%) FTP
10 8 (17.78%) HTTP
10 8 (17.78%) DNS
10 8 (17.78%) SSL
10 8 (17.78%) LDAP
10 8 (17.78%) Network Architecture
11 7 (15.56%) Information Assurance
11 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 9 (20.00%) SMTP
4 8 (17.78%) DHCP
4 8 (17.78%) FTP
4 8 (17.78%) HTTP
4 8 (17.78%) LDAP
4 8 (17.78%) Telnet
4 8 (17.78%) DNS
4 8 (17.78%) SSL
5 4 (8.89%) LAN
5 4 (8.89%) VPN
6 3 (6.67%) WAN
6 3 (6.67%) SAN
7 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.44%) tcpdump
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.22%) Modbus
8 1 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Network Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Network Security Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Lead Network Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Support
8 2 (4.44%) Support Technician
8 2 (4.44%) Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Information Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Lead 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%) Statistics
3 1 (2.22%) SCADA
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) 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 XP
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Cyber Security
2 10 (22.22%) Information Security
3 9 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (17.78%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (17.78%) Network Architecture
5 7 (15.56%) Information Assurance
6 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 6 (13.33%) Change Management
7 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.11%) SIEM
7 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
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%) Network Security Management
10 2 (4.44%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.44%) Perl
3 2 (4.44%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
2 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
4 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 5 (11.11%) Postgraduate
4 5 (11.11%) CCNA
5 4 (8.89%) CCNP
6 2 (4.44%) MCSA
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.22%) CISM
7 1 (2.22%) GCIA
7 1 (2.22%) GSEC
7 1 (2.22%) GCIH
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.22%) MCTS
7 1 (2.22%) MCITP
7 1 (2.22%) CCSP
7 1 (2.22%) MCSE
7 1 (2.22%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Snort
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.22%) Nessus
2 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.22%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Cisco
2 11 (24.44%) VMware
3 10 (22.22%) Juniper
4 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
4 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle
6 2 (4.44%) McAfee
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
7 1 (2.22%) EMC
7 1 (2.22%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.22%) F5
7 1 (2.22%) LogRhythm
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