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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 76 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 25 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.46% 0.90% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.30% 4.06% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 11
Median salary £45,000 £45,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% -8.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £38,950 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
188 197 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.50% 22.13% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 151 152 162
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +17 16 £45,000 -5.26%
Gloucester -10 7 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 21 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 20 (35.71%) WAN
2 20 (35.71%) LAN
3 18 (32.14%) Firewall
4 17 (30.36%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (28.57%) Cisco
6 14 (25.00%) Linux
6 14 (25.00%) DV Cleared
7 13 (23.21%) Degree
7 13 (23.21%) Windows
8 12 (21.43%) Ethernet
8 12 (21.43%) FTP
8 12 (21.43%) OSPF
8 12 (21.43%) BGP
8 12 (21.43%) NetScreen
8 12 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (21.43%) Information Security
8 12 (21.43%) FortiGate
9 11 (19.64%) DevOps
9 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
9 11 (19.64%) Python
9 11 (19.64%) Unix
9 11 (19.64%) C++
9 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
9 11 (19.64%) CCNP
9 11 (19.64%) Juniper
10 10 (17.86%) CCNA
10 10 (17.86%) C
10 10 (17.86%) Device Driver
10 10 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) Apache Pig
1 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) LAN
1 20 (35.71%) WAN
2 18 (32.14%) Firewall
3 12 (21.43%) BGP
3 12 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (21.43%) Ethernet
3 12 (21.43%) FTP
3 12 (21.43%) NetScreen
3 12 (21.43%) OSPF
4 10 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (16.07%) Cisco ISE
6 7 (12.50%) VPN
7 4 (7.14%) Wireless
8 3 (5.36%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (5.36%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.57%) HTTP
9 2 (3.57%) HTTPS
9 2 (3.57%) Internet
9 2 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Military
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Network Specialist
3 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Consultant
6 2 (3.57%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 2 (3.57%) Network Consultant
6 2 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Java EE
1 1 (1.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Device Driver
2 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
4 6 (10.71%) Cyber Defence
5 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.57%) PKI
6 2 (3.57%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.79%) Cyber Warfare
7 1 (1.79%) iPad
7 1 (1.79%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Linux
2 13 (23.21%) Windows
3 11 (19.64%) Unix
4 9 (16.07%) Mac OS X
5 8 (14.29%) Android
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Information Security
2 11 (19.64%) DevOps
2 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
3 9 (16.07%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.71%) Presales
6 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.36%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (5.36%) Information Assurance
7 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.36%) Malware Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Network Design
7 3 (5.36%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (5.36%) Security Architecture
7 3 (5.36%) Security Management
7 3 (5.36%) Security Operations
8 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.57%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) C++
1 11 (19.64%) Python
2 10 (17.86%) C
3 1 (1.79%) Java
3 1 (1.79%) R
3 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (30.36%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 13 (23.21%) Degree
5 11 (19.64%) CCNP
6 10 (17.86%) CCNA
7 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.57%) CCIE
9 1 (1.79%) CCDP
9 1 (1.79%) CISSP
9 1 (1.79%) MCSE
9 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.79%) VCP6
9 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) XenApp
3 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Cisco
2 11 (19.64%) Juniper
2 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 5 (8.93%) F5
4 5 (8.93%) Palo Alto
4 5 (8.93%) Riverbed
4 5 (8.93%) VMware
5 3 (5.36%) Radware
6 2 (3.57%) Citrix
6 2 (3.57%) Meraki
7 1 (1.79%) Aruba
7 1 (1.79%) Meru Networks
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