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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 108 115 137
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +22
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 89 86 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.45% 2.16% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.56% 8.95% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 77 79 37
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -24.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £31,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
770 961 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.23% 24.10% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 648 812 692
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +8 37 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Farnborough -2 19 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Portsmouth - 10 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +9 9 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Aldershot - 7 £50,000 -
Fareham +19 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 82 (55.03%) Firewall
2 68 (45.64%) Windows
3 57 (38.26%) TCP/IP
3 57 (38.26%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (37.58%) Microsoft
5 51 (34.23%) Cisco
6 50 (33.56%) WAN
7 49 (32.89%) ITIL
8 46 (30.87%) LAN
9 45 (30.20%) C#
10 44 (29.53%) .NET
11 43 (28.86%) Visual Studio
12 41 (27.52%) CCNA
13 39 (26.17%) VPN
14 35 (23.49%) Linux
14 35 (23.49%) WCF
15 34 (22.82%) Security Cleared
16 32 (21.48%) SQL Server
16 32 (21.48%) DNS
16 32 (21.48%) DMZ
17 30 (20.13%) Finance
17 30 (20.13%) C++
17 30 (20.13%) vSphere
18 29 (19.46%) MS Excel
18 29 (19.46%) Multithreading
19 28 (18.79%) VoIP
19 28 (18.79%) OOD
19 28 (18.79%) CCNP
19 28 (18.79%) Analytical Skills
20 27 (18.12%) REST

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (8.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.01%) SAS
4 3 (2.01%) IIS
5 2 (1.34%) Lync
6 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (19.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.36%) MS Office
3 4 (2.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (55.03%) Firewall
2 57 (38.26%) TCP/IP
3 50 (33.56%) WAN
4 46 (30.87%) LAN
5 39 (26.17%) VPN
6 32 (21.48%) DNS
6 32 (21.48%) DMZ
7 28 (18.79%) VoIP
8 25 (16.78%) DHCP
9 24 (16.11%) SMTP
10 22 (14.77%) CTI
10 22 (14.77%) HTTP
11 21 (14.09%) X.400
11 21 (14.09%) FTP
12 20 (13.42%) IPsec
12 20 (13.42%) MPLS
13 19 (12.75%) Wireless
14 18 (12.08%) VLAN
15 17 (11.41%) Internet
16 16 (10.74%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 43 (28.86%) Visual Studio
2 20 (13.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (12.75%) Moq
4 18 (12.08%) Git (software)
5 8 (5.37%) NUnit
5 8 (5.37%) Selenium
5 8 (5.37%) Jasmine
5 8 (5.37%) Grunt
5 8 (5.37%) Bower
5 8 (5.37%) gulp
General
1 30 (20.13%) Finance
2 9 (6.04%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.01%) Banking
4 1 (0.67%) Retail
4 1 (0.67%) Law
4 1 (0.67%) Legal
4 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (24.16%) Network Engineer
2 27 (18.12%) Developer
3 26 (17.45%) Architect
4 24 (16.11%) C# Developer
4 24 (16.11%) Security Engineer
5 22 (14.77%) Network Security Engineer
6 16 (10.74%) Software Architect
7 14 (9.40%) Software Developer
8 12 (8.05%) Software Engineer
8 12 (8.05%) C# Software Developer
8 12 (8.05%) Designer
9 9 (6.04%) Senior Architect
9 9 (6.04%) Senior Software Architect
9 9 (6.04%) Network Architect
9 9 (6.04%) Network Designer
9 9 (6.04%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.04%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (5.37%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (5.37%) Security Analyst
10 8 (5.37%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (29.53%) .NET
2 35 (23.49%) WCF
3 27 (18.12%) SOAP
3 27 (18.12%) XML
3 27 (18.12%) REST
4 25 (16.78%) ASP.NET
4 25 (16.78%) HTML
5 24 (16.11%) HTML5
6 21 (14.09%) STL
7 20 (13.42%) NHibernate
8 19 (12.75%) LINQ
9 18 (12.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (11.41%) RESTful
10 17 (11.41%) COM
11 8 (5.37%) CSS
11 8 (5.37%) .NET Framework
11 8 (5.37%) Entity Framework
11 8 (5.37%) AngularJS
12 7 (4.70%) WPF
13 1 (0.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.79%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (14.09%) CESG
3 14 (9.40%) Data Centre
4 9 (6.04%) RIA
5 8 (5.37%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.70%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.36%) PKI
8 4 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (2.68%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.68%) Replication
9 3 (2.01%) Clustering
9 3 (2.01%) IVR
9 3 (2.01%) SecurID
9 3 (2.01%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.34%) RMADS
10 2 (1.34%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 68 (45.64%) Windows
2 35 (23.49%) Linux
3 10 (6.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.70%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.68%) Debian
5 4 (2.68%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.01%) UNIX
7 2 (1.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.89%) ITIL
2 29 (19.46%) Multithreading
3 28 (18.79%) OOD
4 27 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (17.45%) Information Security
6 23 (15.44%) MVC
7 20 (13.42%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (11.41%) Network Monitoring
9 16 (10.74%) Configuration Management
9 16 (10.74%) Software Engineering
10 15 (10.07%) Web Development
11 13 (8.72%) Network Management
12 12 (8.05%) Business Continuity
13 11 (7.38%) Supplier Management
14 10 (6.71%) Load Balancing
14 10 (6.71%) Product Management
15 9 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (6.04%) OO
16 8 (5.37%) Automated Testing
16 8 (5.37%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (30.20%) C#
2 30 (20.13%) C++
3 9 (6.04%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.36%) SQL
4 5 (3.36%) Java
5 2 (1.34%) Python
5 2 (1.34%) Assembly Language
5 2 (1.34%) C
6 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (38.26%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (27.52%) CCNA
3 34 (22.82%) Security Cleared
4 28 (18.79%) CCNP
5 22 (14.77%) CISSP
6 21 (14.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 18 (12.08%) Degree
8 10 (6.71%) CCDA
8 10 (6.71%) CCDP
9 7 (4.70%) CCIE
9 7 (4.70%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.68%) DV Cleared
11 3 (2.01%) OSCP
11 3 (2.01%) MCSE
11 3 (2.01%) CCDE
11 3 (2.01%) CCSE
11 3 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (2.01%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.34%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.07%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.70%) SLA
3 3 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.67%) COBIT
4 1 (0.67%) QA
4 1 (0.67%) FISMA
4 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 30 (20.13%) vSphere
2 11 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.03%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.03%) Firmware
3 6 (4.03%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.68%) Snort
5 3 (2.01%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 3 (2.01%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (8.05%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.68%) Check_MK
2 4 (2.68%) vMotion
3 3 (2.01%) WSUS
3 3 (2.01%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.01%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 56 (37.58%) Microsoft
2 51 (34.23%) Cisco
3 18 (12.08%) VMware
4 17 (11.41%) Juniper
5 12 (8.05%) CheckPoint
6 9 (6.04%) F5
7 5 (3.36%) EMC
8 4 (2.68%) Websense
8 4 (2.68%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.01%) BT
9 3 (2.01%) McAfee
9 3 (2.01%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.01%) CommVault
9 3 (2.01%) Dell
10 2 (1.34%) Intel
10 2 (1.34%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.34%) Ruckus Wireless
10 2 (1.34%) LogRhythm
10 2 (1.34%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.67%) Aruba
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Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham
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Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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