The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 67 79 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 8 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.19% 0.88% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.97% 5.44% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 3
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -33.59%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Network Security
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
161 147 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 23.92% 16.15% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 144 127 183
Average salary £52,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Network Security
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Guildford region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Guildford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 7 (43.75%) DevOps
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) UNIX
5 6 (37.50%) Python
5 6 (37.50%) Web Development
6 5 (31.25%) Open Source
6 5 (31.25%) CCNP
6 5 (31.25%) CCNA
7 4 (25.00%) VPN
7 4 (25.00%) SSL
7 4 (25.00%) SSH
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
8 3 (18.75%) WordPress
8 3 (18.75%) SDLC
8 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
8 3 (18.75%) LAMP
8 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
8 3 (18.75%) F5
8 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
8 3 (18.75%) Apache
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) PHP
8 3 (18.75%) Internet
8 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (18.75%) WordPress
1 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
2 4 (25.00%) SSL
2 4 (25.00%) SSH
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) IPsec
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (6.25%) FWSM
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) WLAN
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Python Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 7 (43.75%) DevOps
3 6 (37.50%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) Open Source
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 2 (12.50%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
1 6 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCNP
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) CCIE
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
2 3 (18.75%) F5
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Juniper
3 2 (12.50%) BT
4 1 (6.25%) Polycom
4 1 (6.25%) Siemens
Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum (circa)
Posted: 11 days ago