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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 81 74 95
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 14 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.38% 2.02% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.64% 8.87% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 4
Average salary £47,500 £29,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.01% -28.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £28,650 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £45,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
211 203 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.83% 22.78% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 171 179 200
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £46,000
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 February 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 27 February 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 -19 6 £47,500 +62.39% 3
Gloucester +13 3 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Cirencester - 3 £37,500 -
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (53.06%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Firewall
3 16 (32.65%) Cisco
4 15 (30.61%) TCP/IP
4 15 (30.61%) Information Security
4 15 (30.61%) Degree
4 15 (30.61%) Cyber Security
5 14 (28.57%) Linux
6 12 (24.49%) SQL
7 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
7 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (22.45%) VMware
8 10 (20.41%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (20.41%) Juniper
8 10 (20.41%) DNS
8 10 (20.41%) HTTP
9 9 (18.37%) SMTP
9 9 (18.37%) LDAP
9 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
9 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
10 8 (16.33%) Network Architecture
10 8 (16.33%) DHCP
10 8 (16.33%) FTP
10 8 (16.33%) SSL
10 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
10 8 (16.33%) CheckPoint
10 8 (16.33%) Telnet
10 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
11 7 (14.29%) CCNA
11 7 (14.29%) SIEM

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.04%) nginx
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) MediaWiki
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.73%) Firewall
2 15 (30.61%) TCP/IP
3 10 (20.41%) DNS
3 10 (20.41%) HTTP
4 9 (18.37%) SMTP
4 9 (18.37%) LDAP
5 8 (16.33%) DHCP
5 8 (16.33%) FTP
5 8 (16.33%) SSL
5 8 (16.33%) Telnet
6 5 (10.20%) VPN
7 4 (8.16%) LAN
7 4 (8.16%) SAN
7 4 (8.16%) Wireshark
8 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (6.12%) tcpdump
8 3 (6.12%) VoIP
8 3 (6.12%) WAN
9 2 (4.08%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Hudson
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Network Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Security Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Consultant
4 6 (12.24%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Security Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Network Security Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Network Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Lead Network Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Penetration Tester
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Tester
8 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.04%) PMI
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Statistics
2 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Wiki
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.12%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.08%) UNIX
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.04%) CentOS
7 1 (2.04%) Debian
7 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Information Security
1 15 (30.61%) Cyber Security
2 10 (20.41%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (16.33%) Network Architecture
4 7 (14.29%) SIEM
5 6 (12.24%) Performance Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (12.24%) Change Management
6 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.20%) Data Analysis
6 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.20%) Security Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Probability Theory
6 5 (10.20%) Information Assurance
7 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.12%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.12%) Python
3 3 (6.12%) Perl
3 3 (6.12%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Degree
2 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
4 7 (14.29%) CCNA
5 6 (12.24%) CCNP
6 5 (10.20%) Postgraduate
7 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
8 2 (4.08%) CISSP
8 2 (4.08%) MCSA
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
9 1 (2.04%) CISM
9 1 (2.04%) GCIA
9 1 (2.04%) GSEC
9 1 (2.04%) GCIH
9 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.04%) MCTS
9 1 (2.04%) MCITP
9 1 (2.04%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.16%) Snort
4 2 (4.08%) Nmap
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.04%) Samba
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.04%) Postfix
5 1 (2.04%) XenServer
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.04%) Nessus
1 1 (2.04%) ZABBIX
1 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.04%) HP SIM
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Cisco
2 11 (22.45%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) Juniper
4 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.33%) CheckPoint
5 6 (12.24%) Citrix
6 4 (8.16%) McAfee
7 3 (6.12%) Apple
8 2 (4.08%) Qualys
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle
9 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.04%) HP
9 1 (2.04%) Dell
9 1 (2.04%) F5
9 1 (2.04%) LogRhythm
9 1 (2.04%) Sourcefire
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