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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 110 130 151
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +21
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 87 56 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.17% 1.39% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.17% 6.62% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 80 34 39
Average salary £44,000 £58,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.78% +37.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,485 £33,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £74,250 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
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
949 846 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.68% 20.98% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 804 709 980
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +24 36 £40,000 -28.25% 3
Basingstoke +1 25 £45,000 -40.00%
Hook - 9 £31,500 - 1
Farnborough +1 5 £52,500 +110.00%
Havant - 3 £50,500 -
Fareham -13 1 £50,000 -18.36%
Romsey - 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £52,500 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 76 (46.63%) Windows
2 65 (39.88%) Firewall
3 63 (38.65%) Linux
4 58 (35.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (32.52%) DNS
6 50 (30.67%) Cisco
7 47 (28.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 47 (28.83%) Juniper
8 46 (28.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 43 (26.38%) MS Excel
10 37 (22.70%) Wireless
11 35 (21.47%) Blue Coat
12 34 (20.86%) Cisco Certification
12 34 (20.86%) Microsoft
12 34 (20.86%) TCP/IP
13 32 (19.63%) ITIL
13 32 (19.63%) LogRhythm
14 31 (19.02%) Riverbed
15 29 (17.79%) MS Exchange
15 29 (17.79%) Ruckus Wireless
16 28 (17.18%) Active Directory
16 28 (17.18%) Exchange Server 2010
16 28 (17.18%) Degree
17 27 (16.56%) Exchange Server 2003
17 27 (16.56%) Exchange Server 2007
17 27 (16.56%) SQL Server
18 26 (15.95%) MCSE
18 26 (15.95%) CCNA
18 26 (15.95%) Security Cleared
19 25 (15.34%) MCITP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (17.79%) MS Exchange
2 28 (17.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (16.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 27 (16.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (11.66%) Tomcat
4 19 (11.66%) IIS
5 6 (3.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.61%) Lync
6 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 43 (26.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (39.88%) Firewall
2 53 (32.52%) DNS
3 37 (22.70%) Wireless
4 34 (20.86%) TCP/IP
5 21 (12.88%) LAN
6 19 (11.66%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (11.66%) VLAN
6 19 (11.66%) VPN
6 19 (11.66%) WAN
6 19 (11.66%) DHCP
7 16 (9.82%) VoIP
8 11 (6.75%) SAN
9 8 (4.91%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (4.91%) tcpdump
10 7 (4.29%) Wireshark
10 7 (4.29%) NetScaler
11 5 (3.07%) Ethernet
11 5 (3.07%) BGP
12 4 (2.45%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (2.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.56%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.66%) MySQL
3 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.61%) Selenium
General
1 20 (12.27%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.36%) Finance
3 1 (0.61%) Military
3 1 (0.61%) Automotive
3 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (17.79%) Account Manager
2 28 (17.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 28 (17.18%) Network Engineer
3 26 (15.95%) Network Manager
4 21 (12.88%) Server Support
4 21 (12.88%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 20 (12.27%) Security Manager
5 20 (12.27%) Network Security Manager
5 20 (12.27%) Sales Manager
5 20 (12.27%) Security Engineer
6 18 (11.04%) Analyst
7 15 (9.20%) Consultant
8 11 (6.75%) Network Analyst
8 11 (6.75%) Architect
9 10 (6.13%) Network Security Engineer
9 10 (6.13%) Support Analyst
9 10 (6.13%) Technical Consultant
9 10 (6.13%) Support Consultant
9 10 (6.13%) Security Specialist
9 10 (6.13%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.66%) LAMP
2 3 (1.84%) COM
2 3 (1.84%) SOAP
2 3 (1.84%) STL
2 3 (1.84%) XML
2 3 (1.84%) .NET
2 3 (1.84%) NHibernate
2 3 (1.84%) REST
2 3 (1.84%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.66%) Clustering
2 15 (9.20%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.36%) Kindle
4 10 (6.13%) CESG
5 4 (2.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.45%) Firmware
6 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.61%) Open Source
7 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.61%) Physics
7 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 76 (46.63%) Windows
2 63 (38.65%) Linux
3 58 (35.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (28.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (11.66%) Windows 7
5 19 (11.66%) Windows 8
6 11 (6.75%) UNIX
7 7 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.68%) Ubuntu
8 6 (3.68%) Debian
9 5 (3.07%) CentOS
9 5 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (19.63%) ITIL
2 23 (14.11%) Service Delivery
3 16 (9.82%) Information Security
4 14 (8.59%) Ethical Hacking
5 13 (7.98%) Network Design
6 12 (7.36%) SIEM
7 10 (6.13%) Risk Management
7 10 (6.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (6.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (6.13%) Cyber Security
8 9 (5.52%) Requirements Management
9 8 (4.91%) Network Architecture
9 8 (4.91%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.68%) Analytics
11 5 (3.07%) Configuration Management
11 5 (3.07%) Information Security Management
11 5 (3.07%) Security Management
11 5 (3.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (3.07%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (3.07%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.66%) SQL
2 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.45%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.84%) C#
4 3 (1.84%) C++
5 2 (1.23%) Python
6 1 (0.61%) Perl
6 1 (0.61%) PHP
6 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (28.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (20.86%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (17.18%) Degree
4 26 (15.95%) MCSE
4 26 (15.95%) CCNA
4 26 (15.95%) Security Cleared
5 25 (15.34%) MCITP
6 18 (11.04%) CCNP
7 16 (9.82%) SC Cleared
8 13 (7.98%) CISSP
9 10 (6.13%) CISM
9 10 (6.13%) CEH
10 9 (5.52%) DV Cleared
11 8 (4.91%) CCSA
12 6 (3.68%) GCIA
12 6 (3.68%) GCIH
12 6 (3.68%) GIAC
13 5 (3.07%) ISACA
14 4 (2.45%) CCSE
14 4 (2.45%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.36%) SLA
1 12 (7.36%) ISO 9001
2 11 (6.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.07%) COBIT
3 5 (3.07%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (17.18%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.52%) XenDesktop
4 7 (4.29%) vSphere
5 6 (3.68%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.68%) XenApp
6 5 (3.07%) XenServer
6 5 (3.07%) vCloud
7 2 (1.23%) Snort
8 1 (0.61%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 23 (14.11%) Backup Exec
1 23 (14.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (4.29%) SCCM
3 1 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (30.67%) Cisco
2 47 (28.83%) Juniper
3 35 (21.47%) Blue Coat
4 34 (20.86%) Microsoft
5 32 (19.63%) LogRhythm
6 31 (19.02%) Riverbed
7 29 (17.79%) Ruckus Wireless
8 23 (14.11%) VMware
8 23 (14.11%) Symantec
9 21 (12.88%) Oracle
10 19 (11.66%) CheckPoint
11 17 (10.43%) Citrix
12 12 (7.36%) F5
13 11 (6.75%) Brocade
14 10 (6.13%) Nokia
14 10 (6.13%) Avaya
15 8 (4.91%) IronPort
16 6 (3.68%) Sourcefire
17 5 (3.07%) Red Hat
18 4 (2.45%) SolarWinds
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago