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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 128 132 150
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 72 55 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.81% 1.45% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.85% 6.82% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 67 43 40
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £72,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
917 807 1252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.02% 21.33% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 797 689 1023
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £70,000
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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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
Southampton +10 29 £42,663 -27.07%
Basingstoke +10 20 £45,000 -35.71% 2
Hook - 7 £31,500 -
Eastleigh +8 3 £65,000 - 2
Farnborough -4 3 £53,750 +115.00%
Fareham -12 1 £50,000 -18.36%
Havant - 1 £50,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £22,500 -
Romsey - 1 - -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 70 (45.16%) Windows
2 63 (40.65%) Linux
3 57 (36.77%) Firewall
4 53 (34.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (32.26%) Juniper
6 49 (31.61%) DNS
7 45 (29.03%) Cisco
8 41 (26.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 41 (26.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 40 (25.81%) MS Excel
10 36 (23.23%) Wireless
10 36 (23.23%) Blue Coat
11 35 (22.58%) LogRhythm
12 33 (21.29%) Cisco Certification
13 32 (20.65%) Riverbed
14 31 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 30 (19.35%) Ruckus Wireless
16 29 (18.71%) SQL Server
16 29 (18.71%) Degree
17 28 (18.06%) Active Directory
18 27 (17.42%) ITIL
19 26 (16.77%) TCP/IP
20 25 (16.13%) MS Exchange
20 25 (16.13%) VMware
21 24 (15.48%) CCNA
22 23 (14.84%) MCSE
22 23 (14.84%) Exchange Server 2010
23 22 (14.19%) Information Security
23 22 (14.19%) Exchange Server 2003
23 22 (14.19%) Exchange Server 2007

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 25 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 23 (14.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (14.19%) Exchange Server 2003
3 22 (14.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (12.26%) IIS
4 19 (12.26%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.87%) Apache
6 1 (0.65%) Lync
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 40 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (36.77%) Firewall
2 49 (31.61%) DNS
3 36 (23.23%) Wireless
4 26 (16.77%) TCP/IP
5 20 (12.90%) DHCP
6 17 (10.97%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (9.68%) VLAN
7 15 (9.68%) VPN
7 15 (9.68%) WAN
8 13 (8.39%) LAN
9 10 (6.45%) VoIP
10 9 (5.81%) SAN
11 8 (5.16%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (5.16%) tcpdump
12 7 (4.52%) Wireshark
12 7 (4.52%) NetScaler
12 7 (4.52%) BGP
13 6 (3.87%) MPLS
14 5 (3.23%) HSRP
15 4 (2.58%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.26%) MySQL
3 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.65%) Selenium
2 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (9.03%) Telecoms
2 11 (7.10%) Finance
3 3 (1.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.65%) Military
4 1 (0.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (19.35%) Account Manager
2 28 (18.06%) Network Manager
3 25 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 23 (14.84%) Security Engineer
5 22 (14.19%) Sales Manager
5 22 (14.19%) Network Security Manager
5 22 (14.19%) Security Manager
6 19 (12.26%) Network Engineer
6 19 (12.26%) Analyst
7 18 (11.61%) Server Support
7 18 (11.61%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 15 (9.68%) Consultant
9 13 (8.39%) Network Analyst
10 12 (7.74%) Architect
11 10 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
11 10 (6.45%) Support Consultant
11 10 (6.45%) Support Analyst
11 10 (6.45%) Information Specialist
11 10 (6.45%) Information Security Specialist
11 10 (6.45%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.26%) LAMP
2 3 (1.94%) NHibernate
2 3 (1.94%) REST
2 3 (1.94%) WCF
2 3 (1.94%) COM
2 3 (1.94%) SOAP
2 3 (1.94%) STL
2 3 (1.94%) XML
2 3 (1.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 19 (12.26%) Clustering
3 12 (7.74%) Kindle
4 10 (6.45%) CESG
5 7 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.58%) Firmware
7 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.65%) Open Source
8 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 70 (45.16%) Windows
2 63 (40.65%) Linux
3 53 (34.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (26.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (12.90%) Windows 7
6 19 (12.26%) Windows 8
7 11 (7.10%) UNIX
8 7 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (3.87%) Debian
9 6 (3.87%) Ubuntu
10 5 (3.23%) CentOS
10 5 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.42%) ITIL
2 22 (14.19%) Information Security
3 18 (11.61%) Service Delivery
4 13 (8.39%) SIEM
4 13 (8.39%) Ethical Hacking
5 10 (6.45%) Security Management
5 10 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (6.45%) Risk Management
5 10 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (6.45%) Cyber Security
6 9 (5.81%) Network Design
6 9 (5.81%) Requirements Management
6 9 (5.81%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (5.16%) Load Balancing
8 7 (4.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (4.52%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (4.52%) Information Security Management
8 7 (4.52%) Analytics
9 6 (3.87%) Configuration Management
10 5 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.26%) SQL
2 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
2 6 (3.87%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.94%) C#
3 3 (1.94%) C++
4 1 (0.65%) Python
4 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (26.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (21.29%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (18.71%) Degree
4 24 (15.48%) CCNA
5 23 (14.84%) MCSE
6 21 (13.55%) Security Cleared
7 20 (12.90%) MCITP
8 17 (10.97%) SC Cleared
9 15 (9.68%) CCNP
10 12 (7.74%) CISSP
11 10 (6.45%) CISM
11 10 (6.45%) CEH
12 7 (4.52%) GCIA
12 7 (4.52%) GCIH
12 7 (4.52%) DV Cleared
12 7 (4.52%) GIAC
13 6 (3.87%) CCSA
13 6 (3.87%) ISACA
14 4 (2.58%) CCIE
14 4 (2.58%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (7.74%) ISO 9001
3 11 (7.10%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.87%) COBIT
5 4 (2.58%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (18.06%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.81%) XenDesktop
4 7 (4.52%) vSphere
4 7 (4.52%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.87%) XenApp
6 5 (3.23%) vCloud
6 5 (3.23%) XenServer
7 1 (0.65%) Snort
Systems Management
1 18 (11.61%) Norton AntiVirus
1 18 (11.61%) Backup Exec
2 7 (4.52%) SCCM
3 1 (0.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (32.26%) Juniper
2 45 (29.03%) Cisco
3 36 (23.23%) Blue Coat
4 35 (22.58%) LogRhythm
5 32 (20.65%) Riverbed
6 31 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 30 (19.35%) Ruckus Wireless
8 25 (16.13%) VMware
9 21 (13.55%) Oracle
10 18 (11.61%) Citrix
10 18 (11.61%) Symantec
11 17 (10.97%) CheckPoint
12 14 (9.03%) F5
13 12 (7.74%) Brocade
14 8 (5.16%) Nokia
15 7 (4.52%) Sourcefire
15 7 (4.52%) IronPort
16 6 (3.87%) Avaya
17 5 (3.23%) Red Hat
18 4 (2.58%) Pegasus
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £24500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £24500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and car allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 23 days ago