The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 152 127 150
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 37 45 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.96% 1.38% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.51% 7.13% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 35
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Network Security
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
820 631 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.35% 19.29% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 691 527 855
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Hampshire

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Network Security
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Southampton -1 12 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Basingstoke -6 10 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Eastleigh - 3 £67,500 -
Farnborough +3 2 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Hook - 2 £40,000 -
Andover -13 1 £75,000 +74.41%
Portsmouth -22 1 £80,000 +86.04% 2
Aldershot - 1 £35,000 - 1
Fareham - 1 £27,500 - 1
Gosport - 1 - -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 47 (40.87%) Cisco
2 41 (35.65%) Firewall
3 39 (33.91%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (31.30%) Windows
5 34 (29.57%) Linux
6 29 (25.22%) TCP/IP
7 28 (24.35%) Juniper
8 24 (20.87%) Security Cleared
8 24 (20.87%) VPN
9 22 (19.13%) Wireless
9 22 (19.13%) PCI DSS
9 22 (19.13%) SC Cleared
9 22 (19.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 21 (18.26%) Degree
10 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
10 21 (18.26%) LogRhythm
11 20 (17.39%) CCNA
11 20 (17.39%) Information Security
11 20 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (15.65%) IPsec
13 17 (14.78%) Active Directory
13 17 (14.78%) CCNP
13 17 (14.78%) SQL Server
14 16 (13.91%) F5
14 16 (13.91%) Blue Coat
15 15 (13.04%) SIEM
16 14 (12.17%) Shell Script
16 14 (12.17%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (11.30%) Riverbed
17 13 (11.30%) MPLS

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 8 (6.96%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.22%) Apache
3 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.48%) IIS
5 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.87%) WordPress
6 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.48%) GoldMine
2 2 (1.74%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (35.65%) Firewall
2 29 (25.22%) TCP/IP
3 24 (20.87%) VPN
4 22 (19.13%) Wireless
5 18 (15.65%) IPsec
6 14 (12.17%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (11.30%) MPLS
7 13 (11.30%) BGP
8 11 (9.57%) DNS
8 11 (9.57%) WAN
9 10 (8.70%) Wireshark
9 10 (8.70%) tcpdump
10 9 (7.83%) HSRP
10 9 (7.83%) SSL
10 9 (7.83%) VoIP
11 7 (6.09%) LAN
12 6 (5.22%) HTTP
12 6 (5.22%) CTI
12 6 (5.22%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (4.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Visual Studio
1 7 (6.09%) Moq
General
1 8 (6.96%) Telecoms
1 8 (6.96%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Retail
3 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (23.48%) Security Engineer
2 23 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 21 (18.26%) Analyst
4 15 (13.04%) Network Analyst
5 14 (12.17%) Account Manager
6 13 (11.30%) Network Security Engineer
7 12 (10.43%) Security Manager
8 11 (9.57%) Network Architect
8 11 (9.57%) Network Manager
8 11 (9.57%) Sales Manager
8 11 (9.57%) Network Security Manager
8 11 (9.57%) Architect
8 11 (9.57%) Security Analyst
9 8 (6.96%) Developer
10 7 (6.09%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (6.09%) Network Security Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (4.35%) C# Developer
12 5 (4.35%) IT Security Engineer
13 4 (3.48%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.70%) .NET
2 8 (6.96%) STL
3 7 (6.09%) XML
3 7 (6.09%) COM
3 7 (6.09%) SOAP
3 7 (6.09%) NHibernate
3 7 (6.09%) WCF
3 7 (6.09%) LINQ
3 7 (6.09%) REST
4 2 (1.74%) LAMP
5 1 (0.87%) WinForms
5 1 (0.87%) HTML
5 1 (0.87%) Pthreads
5 1 (0.87%) HTML5
5 1 (0.87%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.35%) iPad
3 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.35%) iPhone
4 4 (3.48%) IPTV
5 3 (2.61%) Statistics
6 2 (1.74%) Open Source
7 1 (0.87%) FMCG
7 1 (0.87%) Kindle
7 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.87%) SCADA
7 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.87%) Physics
7 1 (0.87%) Clustering
7 1 (0.87%) CESG
7 1 (0.87%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.30%) Windows
2 34 (29.57%) Linux
3 20 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (7.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.35%) Debian
6 5 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.61%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.61%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.74%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.74%) CentOS
8 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.87%) Android
9 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.39%) Information Security
2 15 (13.04%) SIEM
3 12 (10.43%) Security Management
3 12 (10.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (10.43%) ITIL
4 11 (9.57%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (8.70%) Cyber Security
6 9 (7.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (7.83%) Analytics
6 9 (7.83%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (7.83%) Security Architecture
7 8 (6.96%) Multithreading
7 8 (6.96%) OOD
8 6 (5.22%) Information Security Management
8 6 (5.22%) Network Design
8 6 (5.22%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.35%) Network Management
9 5 (4.35%) Line Management
10 4 (3.48%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.17%) Shell Script
2 9 (7.83%) SQL
3 8 (6.96%) C++
4 7 (6.09%) C#
5 6 (5.22%) Perl
5 6 (5.22%) Ruby
5 6 (5.22%) Python
6 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.61%) C
7 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.87%) PHP
8 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (33.91%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (20.87%) Security Cleared
3 22 (19.13%) SC Cleared
4 21 (18.26%) Degree
5 20 (17.39%) CCNA
6 17 (14.78%) CCNP
7 10 (8.70%) CCIE
8 8 (6.96%) GCIA
8 8 (6.96%) GCIH
8 8 (6.96%) DV Cleared
9 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (5.22%) GIAC
11 5 (4.35%) CCDP
12 4 (3.48%) ISACA
13 3 (2.61%) MCITP
13 3 (2.61%) CISSP
14 2 (1.74%) MCSE
15 1 (0.87%) CISA
15 1 (0.87%) CISM
15 1 (0.87%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 22 (19.13%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.48%) COBIT
4 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (14.78%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.96%) Snort
3 6 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.74%) vSphere
4 2 (1.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (7.83%) SCCM
2 4 (3.48%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.61%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.87%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 47 (40.87%) Cisco
2 28 (24.35%) Juniper
3 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
3 21 (18.26%) LogRhythm
4 16 (13.91%) F5
4 16 (13.91%) Blue Coat
5 13 (11.30%) CheckPoint
5 13 (11.30%) Riverbed
5 13 (11.30%) Ruckus Wireless
6 9 (7.83%) Sourcefire
6 9 (7.83%) VMware
7 5 (4.35%) SonicWALL
7 5 (4.35%) HP
8 4 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.48%) Symantec
8 4 (3.48%) Mitel
8 4 (3.48%) Brocade
9 2 (1.74%) Citrix
10 1 (0.87%) NetApp
10 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits and Caeer Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50 to £60k basic + Excellent Benefi
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 24 days ago