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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 103 169 146
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -23
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 74 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.27% 0.74% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.83% 3.31% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 56 18 33
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,800 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
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
753 847 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.07% 22.27% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 656 714 560
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £61,950 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +22 32 £51,250 +28.12% 6
Aldershot +11 10 - -
Basingstoke +8 5 £39,500 +11.26%
Farnborough -18 3 - - 1
Fareham +2 2 £64,000 +132.72%
Winchester - 2 £37,500 -
Havant - 1 £95,000 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 68 (47.55%) Firewall
2 62 (43.36%) Cisco
3 46 (32.17%) Telecoms
3 46 (32.17%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (26.57%) WAN
4 38 (26.57%) CCNP
4 38 (26.57%) Windows
5 36 (25.17%) Cisco ASA
6 34 (23.78%) Security Cleared
7 32 (22.38%) C#
8 31 (21.68%) .NET
8 31 (21.68%) Linux
9 30 (20.98%) SC Cleared
10 29 (20.28%) CCIE
11 28 (19.58%) Information Security
12 26 (18.18%) F5
13 25 (17.48%) TCP/IP
13 25 (17.48%) DNS
13 25 (17.48%) Wireless
14 24 (16.78%) LAN
14 24 (16.78%) Visual Studio
15 23 (16.08%) VPN
15 23 (16.08%) Internet
15 23 (16.08%) Software Engineering
15 23 (16.08%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (15.38%) Degree
17 21 (14.69%) WCF
17 21 (14.69%) Palo Alto
18 20 (13.99%) VoIP
18 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (2.10%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.40%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 68 (47.55%) Firewall
2 38 (26.57%) WAN
3 36 (25.17%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (17.48%) DNS
4 25 (17.48%) TCP/IP
4 25 (17.48%) Wireless
5 24 (16.78%) LAN
6 23 (16.08%) Internet
6 23 (16.08%) VPN
7 20 (13.99%) VoIP
8 17 (11.89%) MPLS
9 16 (11.19%) IPsec
10 15 (10.49%) IP Telephony
11 14 (9.79%) Skype
12 12 (8.39%) Intrusion Detection
13 10 (6.99%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (6.29%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (4.90%) Ethernet
15 7 (4.90%) SSL
15 7 (4.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (16.78%) Visual Studio
2 12 (8.39%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (6.29%) Bower
3 9 (6.29%) Grunt
3 9 (6.29%) gulp
3 9 (6.29%) Jasmine
3 9 (6.29%) Moq
3 9 (6.29%) NUnit
3 9 (6.29%) Selenium
4 2 (1.40%) Metasploit
General
1 46 (32.17%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (5.59%) Finance
4 7 (4.90%) Law
5 6 (4.20%) Aerospace
5 6 (4.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Electronics
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 36 (25.17%) Security Engineer
3 25 (17.48%) Network Security Engineer
4 24 (16.78%) Developer
5 21 (14.69%) Architect
6 20 (13.99%) Software Engineer
7 18 (12.59%) Senior Network Engineer
8 17 (11.89%) Analyst
9 15 (10.49%) Network Analyst
10 14 (9.79%) Security Analyst
11 13 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
11 13 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
12 12 (8.39%) Analyst Developer
12 12 (8.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 12 (8.39%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 11 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
14 10 (6.99%) C# Software Engineer
14 10 (6.99%) Senior Software Engineer
15 9 (6.29%) C++ Software Engineer
15 9 (6.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.68%) .NET
2 21 (14.69%) WCF
3 12 (8.39%) ASP.NET
3 12 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (8.39%) COM
3 12 (8.39%) HTML
3 12 (8.39%) HTML5
3 12 (8.39%) LINQ
3 12 (8.39%) NHibernate
3 12 (8.39%) REST
3 12 (8.39%) RESTful
3 12 (8.39%) SOAP
3 12 (8.39%) STL
3 12 (8.39%) XML
4 9 (6.29%) .NET Framework
4 9 (6.29%) AngularJS
4 9 (6.29%) CSS
4 9 (6.29%) Entity Framework
4 9 (6.29%) Web Services
5 1 (0.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.08%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.39%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.99%) PKI
4 9 (6.29%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.20%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.20%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (3.50%) Data Integration
6 5 (3.50%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.50%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.80%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.10%) CESG
8 3 (2.10%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (2.10%) RIA
9 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.70%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.70%) IVR
10 1 (0.70%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.57%) Windows
2 31 (21.68%) Linux
3 14 (9.79%) Unix
4 10 (6.99%) Solaris
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.10%) CentOS
6 3 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.58%) Information Security
2 23 (16.08%) Software Engineering
3 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (12.59%) MVC
4 18 (12.59%) Network Design
5 12 (8.39%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (8.39%) Data Analysis
5 12 (8.39%) Multithreading
5 12 (8.39%) OOD
5 12 (8.39%) Web Development
6 11 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (6.99%) Business Transformation
7 10 (6.99%) Computer Security
7 10 (6.99%) Project Management
7 10 (6.99%) Security Architecture
7 10 (6.99%) Software Deployment
8 9 (6.29%) Automated Testing
8 9 (6.29%) ITIL
8 9 (6.29%) Manual Testing
9 7 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (22.38%) C#
2 19 (13.29%) Python
3 17 (11.89%) C++
4 13 (9.09%) C
5 9 (6.29%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.90%) Java
7 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (32.17%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (26.57%) CCNP
3 34 (23.78%) Security Cleared
4 30 (20.98%) SC Cleared
5 29 (20.28%) CCIE
6 22 (15.38%) Degree
7 11 (7.69%) CCNA
8 10 (6.99%) DV Cleared
9 7 (4.90%) CCDA
9 7 (4.90%) CCDP
10 5 (3.50%) CISSP
11 3 (2.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.40%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (1.40%) CREST Certified
12 2 (1.40%) HP AIS
12 2 (1.40%) HP ASE
12 2 (1.40%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (1.40%) Security+ Certification
13 1 (0.70%) CCSA
13 1 (0.70%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.99%) FISMA
1 10 (6.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.10%) COBIT
3 3 (2.10%) SLA
4 2 (1.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (4.90%) vSphere
2 4 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.10%) vCloud
4 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (6.99%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (3.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.80%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.10%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.40%) Nessus
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.70%) Nagios
6 1 (0.70%) SCCM
6 1 (0.70%) SCOM
6 1 (0.70%) vMotion
Vendors
1 62 (43.36%) Cisco
2 26 (18.18%) F5
3 21 (14.69%) Palo Alto
4 19 (13.29%) Microsoft
5 17 (11.89%) Riverbed
6 16 (11.19%) Blue Coat
7 15 (10.49%) CheckPoint
8 11 (7.69%) Juniper
8 11 (7.69%) SolarWinds
9 7 (4.90%) VMware
10 6 (4.20%) Intel Security
10 6 (4.20%) Symantec
11 5 (3.50%) Ciena
11 5 (3.50%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (2.80%) HP
13 3 (2.10%) Polycom
13 3 (2.10%) Sophos
13 3 (2.10%) Trend Micro
14 2 (1.40%) ProCurve
14 2 (1.40%) WatchGuard
Hampshire
IO Associates
Salary: Very competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Thorn SDS
Salary: Competitive salary based on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire, United Kingdom
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago