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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 135 108 156
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +48
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 58 61 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.50% 1.83% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.29% 9.02% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 45 36
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £31,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
796 676 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.60% 20.30% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 691 543 868
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 23 £50,000 - 1
Basingstoke +16 21 £45,000 +5.88%
Farnborough +3 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Andover -4 3 £75,000 +74.41%
Eastleigh - 3 £67,500 -
Romsey 0 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Portsmouth -23 1 £80,000 +86.04% 1
Gosport - 1 - -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 53 (40.77%) Cisco
2 47 (36.15%) Firewall
3 46 (35.38%) Windows
4 45 (34.62%) Linux
5 40 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (26.92%) Juniper
7 33 (25.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (21.54%) Degree
9 27 (20.77%) TCP/IP
10 26 (20.00%) Wireless
10 26 (20.00%) LogRhythm
11 25 (19.23%) Blue Coat
11 25 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 24 (18.46%) PCI DSS
12 24 (18.46%) Security Cleared
13 23 (17.69%) Information Security
13 23 (17.69%) VPN
14 22 (16.92%) SC Cleared
14 22 (16.92%) CCNA
14 22 (16.92%) Active Directory
15 21 (16.15%) DNS
16 20 (15.38%) Microsoft
16 20 (15.38%) SQL Server
16 20 (15.38%) ITIL
16 20 (15.38%) F5
17 19 (14.62%) Riverbed
17 19 (14.62%) Cisco ASA
18 18 (13.85%) CCNP
18 18 (13.85%) Ruckus Wireless
19 17 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (9.23%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.15%) IIS
3 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.62%) Apache
5 5 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.08%) GoldMine
2 2 (1.54%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (36.15%) Firewall
2 27 (20.77%) TCP/IP
3 26 (20.00%) Wireless
4 23 (17.69%) VPN
5 21 (16.15%) DNS
6 19 (14.62%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (12.31%) IPsec
8 15 (11.54%) WAN
9 14 (10.77%) MPLS
9 14 (10.77%) BGP
10 11 (8.46%) tcpdump
10 11 (8.46%) HSRP
11 10 (7.69%) Wireshark
12 8 (6.15%) LAN
12 8 (6.15%) VoIP
12 8 (6.15%) DHCP
13 7 (5.38%) HTTP
13 7 (5.38%) SSL
14 5 (3.85%) HTTPS
14 5 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.15%) MySQL
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.54%) Moq
3 1 (0.77%) Selenium
3 1 (0.77%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (6.92%) Telecoms
1 9 (6.92%) Finance
2 7 (5.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (20.77%) Security Engineer
2 22 (16.92%) Network Engineer
3 21 (16.15%) Analyst
4 19 (14.62%) Account Manager
5 17 (13.08%) Security Manager
6 16 (12.31%) Sales Manager
6 16 (12.31%) Network Security Manager
6 16 (12.31%) Network Manager
7 15 (11.54%) Network Analyst
8 13 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (9.23%) Network Security Engineer
9 12 (9.23%) Architect
10 11 (8.46%) Consultant
10 11 (8.46%) Security Analyst
10 11 (8.46%) Network Architect
11 7 (5.38%) Network Security Analyst
11 7 (5.38%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (5.38%) Support Consultant
11 7 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (5.38%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.38%) .NET
2 5 (3.85%) STL
2 5 (3.85%) LAMP
3 4 (3.08%) NHibernate
3 4 (3.08%) WCF
3 4 (3.08%) XML
3 4 (3.08%) COM
3 4 (3.08%) SOAP
3 4 (3.08%) REST
4 2 (1.54%) LINQ
5 1 (0.77%) Pthreads
5 1 (0.77%) HTML5
5 1 (0.77%) POSIX
5 1 (0.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.08%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.85%) iPad
3 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.85%) iPhone
3 5 (3.85%) Clustering
4 4 (3.08%) CESG
4 4 (3.08%) IPTV
4 4 (3.08%) Kindle
5 3 (2.31%) Statistics
6 1 (0.77%) SCADA
6 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.77%) Physics
6 1 (0.77%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.77%) Open Source
6 1 (0.77%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 46 (35.38%) Windows
2 45 (34.62%) Linux
3 33 (25.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.38%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.62%) Windows 8
7 6 (4.62%) Debian
7 6 (4.62%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.85%) CentOS
8 5 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.31%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.54%) UNIX
11 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.77%) Solaris
11 1 (0.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.69%) Information Security
2 20 (15.38%) ITIL
3 16 (12.31%) SIEM
4 14 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (10.00%) Security Management
6 12 (9.23%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (8.46%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (7.69%) Cyber Security
9 9 (6.92%) Analytics
9 9 (6.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (6.15%) Security Architecture
10 8 (6.15%) Service Delivery
10 8 (6.15%) Information Security Management
10 8 (6.15%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (4.62%) Network Design
12 5 (3.85%) Ethical Hacking
12 5 (3.85%) Multithreading
12 5 (3.85%) OOD
12 5 (3.85%) Network Management
12 5 (3.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.54%) Shell Script
2 11 (8.46%) SQL
3 7 (5.38%) Python
4 6 (4.62%) Perl
4 6 (4.62%) Ruby
5 5 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.85%) C++
6 4 (3.08%) C#
7 3 (2.31%) C
8 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (21.54%) Degree
3 24 (18.46%) Security Cleared
4 22 (16.92%) SC Cleared
4 22 (16.92%) CCNA
5 18 (13.85%) CCNP
6 13 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (7.69%) CCIE
8 8 (6.15%) GIAC
8 8 (6.15%) GCIA
8 8 (6.15%) GCIH
8 8 (6.15%) DV Cleared
9 7 (5.38%) MCITP
10 6 (4.62%) ISACA
10 6 (4.62%) CISSP
10 6 (4.62%) MCSE
11 5 (3.85%) CCDP
12 4 (3.08%) CISM
12 4 (3.08%) CCSE
12 4 (3.08%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (18.46%) PCI DSS
3 8 (6.15%) ISO 9001
4 6 (4.62%) COBIT
5 1 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (16.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.92%) Snort
2 9 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.38%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.85%) vSphere
4 5 (3.85%) vCloud
5 3 (2.31%) Firmware
6 1 (0.77%) XenApp
6 1 (0.77%) XenServer
6 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (7.69%) SCCM
2 7 (5.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (5.38%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.08%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 53 (40.77%) Cisco
2 35 (26.92%) Juniper
3 26 (20.00%) LogRhythm
4 25 (19.23%) Blue Coat
5 20 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 20 (15.38%) F5
6 19 (14.62%) Riverbed
7 18 (13.85%) Ruckus Wireless
8 14 (10.77%) CheckPoint
8 14 (10.77%) VMware
9 9 (6.92%) Sourcefire
10 8 (6.15%) Symantec
11 7 (5.38%) Brocade
12 5 (3.85%) HP
12 5 (3.85%) Oracle
12 5 (3.85%) Red Hat
12 5 (3.85%) SonicWALL
13 4 (3.08%) Citrix
13 4 (3.08%) Mitel
13 4 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
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