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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 127 140 142
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 71 53 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.82% 1.40% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 6.55% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 69 42 39
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 £40,250 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.73% +1.76%
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
900 809 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.07% 21.36% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 798 683 1004
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £66,900
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +18 34 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Basingstoke +18 18 £45,000 -16.27% 1
Hook - 5 £31,500 -
Farnborough -3 3 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Eastleigh - 3 £65,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £22,500 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 71 (43.83%) Windows
2 65 (40.12%) Linux
3 58 (35.80%) Firewall
4 54 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (30.86%) Juniper
6 48 (29.63%) DNS
6 48 (29.63%) Cisco
7 40 (24.69%) Wireless
7 40 (24.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 38 (23.46%) MS Excel
10 37 (22.84%) Blue Coat
10 37 (22.84%) LogRhythm
11 36 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
12 34 (20.99%) Degree
13 32 (19.75%) Riverbed
14 31 (19.14%) Microsoft
15 30 (18.52%) Active Directory
15 30 (18.52%) Ruckus Wireless
16 29 (17.90%) SQL Server
17 28 (17.28%) ITIL
17 28 (17.28%) Information Security
18 26 (16.05%) VMware
18 26 (16.05%) CCNA
19 24 (14.81%) Security Cleared
20 23 (14.20%) TCP/IP
20 23 (14.20%) MS Exchange
20 23 (14.20%) MCSE
21 22 (13.58%) Management Information System
22 21 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 23 (14.20%) MS Exchange
2 21 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (11.73%) Tomcat
4 19 (11.73%) IIS
5 6 (3.70%) Apache
6 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.62%) Lync
7 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 38 (23.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (35.80%) Firewall
2 48 (29.63%) DNS
3 40 (24.69%) Wireless
4 23 (14.20%) TCP/IP
5 21 (12.96%) DHCP
6 18 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (10.49%) WAN
7 17 (10.49%) VPN
8 13 (8.02%) VLAN
9 11 (6.79%) LAN
10 10 (6.17%) tcpdump
10 10 (6.17%) VoIP
10 10 (6.17%) SAN
11 9 (5.56%) Wireshark
12 8 (4.94%) BGP
12 8 (4.94%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (4.32%) MPLS
13 7 (4.32%) NetScaler
14 6 (3.70%) HSRP
15 5 (3.09%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.90%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.73%) MySQL
3 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.62%) Selenium
2 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (8.02%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.17%) Finance
3 5 (3.09%) Retail
4 1 (0.62%) Military
4 1 (0.62%) Automotive
4 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (18.52%) Account Manager
2 28 (17.28%) Network Manager
3 27 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 27 (16.67%) Analyst
4 23 (14.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 22 (13.58%) Sales Manager
5 22 (13.58%) Network Security Manager
5 22 (13.58%) Security Manager
6 19 (11.73%) Network Engineer
7 18 (11.11%) Network Analyst
8 16 (9.88%) Server Support
8 16 (9.88%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 15 (9.26%) Consultant
10 12 (7.41%) Architect
11 10 (6.17%) Information Specialist
11 10 (6.17%) Security Specialist
11 10 (6.17%) Information Security Specialist
11 10 (6.17%) Network Security Engineer
11 10 (6.17%) Support Analyst
11 10 (6.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.73%) LAMP
2 3 (1.85%) .NET
2 3 (1.85%) COM
2 3 (1.85%) SOAP
2 3 (1.85%) STL
2 3 (1.85%) XML
2 3 (1.85%) WCF
2 3 (1.85%) REST
2 3 (1.85%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.58%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.73%) Clustering
3 12 (7.41%) Kindle
4 10 (6.17%) CESG
5 9 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.85%) IPTV
6 3 (1.85%) Statistics
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.23%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.62%) iPhone
8 1 (0.62%) iPad
8 1 (0.62%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 71 (43.83%) Windows
2 65 (40.12%) Linux
3 54 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (24.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (12.96%) Windows 7
6 20 (12.35%) Windows 8
7 11 (6.79%) UNIX
8 9 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (3.70%) Ubuntu
9 6 (3.70%) CentOS
9 6 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.70%) Debian
10 3 (1.85%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.62%) Solaris
11 1 (0.62%) Android
11 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.28%) ITIL
1 28 (17.28%) Information Security
2 16 (9.88%) Service Delivery
2 16 (9.88%) SIEM
3 13 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (8.02%) Security Management
4 12 (7.41%) Ethical Hacking
5 11 (6.79%) Risk Assessment
5 11 (6.79%) Cyber Security
6 10 (6.17%) Risk Management
6 10 (6.17%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (5.56%) Requirements Management
7 9 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (5.56%) Analytics
8 8 (4.94%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (4.94%) Security Architecture
8 8 (4.94%) Load Balancing
8 8 (4.94%) Information Security Management
9 7 (4.32%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (3.70%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.73%) SQL
2 6 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.70%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.85%) C#
3 3 (1.85%) C++
4 1 (0.62%) Python
4 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (20.99%) Degree
4 26 (16.05%) CCNA
5 24 (14.81%) Security Cleared
6 23 (14.20%) MCSE
7 20 (12.35%) SC Cleared
8 18 (11.11%) MCITP
9 16 (9.88%) CCNP
10 12 (7.41%) CISSP
11 10 (6.17%) CEH
11 10 (6.17%) CISM
12 9 (5.56%) DV Cleared
12 9 (5.56%) GCIA
12 9 (5.56%) GCIH
13 7 (4.32%) GIAC
14 6 (3.70%) ISACA
14 6 (3.70%) CCSA
15 5 (3.09%) CCIE
16 4 (2.47%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (10.49%) PCI DSS
3 12 (7.41%) ISO 9001
4 6 (3.70%) COBIT
5 2 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.56%) XenDesktop
4 8 (4.94%) vSphere
5 7 (4.32%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.70%) vCloud
6 6 (3.70%) XenApp
7 5 (3.09%) XenServer
8 4 (2.47%) Firmware
9 2 (1.23%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (9.88%) Norton AntiVirus
1 16 (9.88%) Backup Exec
2 7 (4.32%) SCCM
3 3 (1.85%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (30.86%) Juniper
2 48 (29.63%) Cisco
3 37 (22.84%) Blue Coat
3 37 (22.84%) LogRhythm
4 32 (19.75%) Riverbed
5 31 (19.14%) Microsoft
6 30 (18.52%) Ruckus Wireless
7 26 (16.05%) VMware
8 21 (12.96%) Oracle
9 18 (11.11%) Citrix
10 17 (10.49%) CheckPoint
11 16 (9.88%) Symantec
12 15 (9.26%) F5
13 12 (7.41%) Brocade
14 10 (6.17%) Sourcefire
15 8 (4.94%) Nokia
16 7 (4.32%) IronPort
17 6 (3.70%) Red Hat
18 4 (2.47%) Pegasus
18 4 (2.47%) HP
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £45,000 - £50,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Vadis People
Salary: c45,000 - 50,000 + ex bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £40000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum + pension, life, medical, etc
Posted: 13 days ago
Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £24500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Eastleigh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and car allowance
Posted: 26 days ago