The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 42 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 6 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.94% 3.08% 2.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 15.22% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Network Security
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 46 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.39% 20.26% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 46 46 41
Average salary £55,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.72% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Network Security
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the High Wycombe region.

Network Security Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Network Security
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Network Security Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 11 (78.57%) CCNP
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) CISSP
2 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) CEH
3 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) Wireless Security
3 5 (35.71%) Database Security
3 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) DHCP
3 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 5 (35.71%) DMZ
3 5 (35.71%) GIAC
3 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (35.71%) Wireless
3 5 (35.71%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) LogRhythm
4 4 (28.57%) Sourcefire
4 4 (28.57%) SIEM
4 4 (28.57%) CCSE
5 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (35.71%) Wireless Security
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) DMZ
2 5 (35.71%) Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) BGP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (7.14%) Junos
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) VPLS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Security Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Network Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Information Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) NOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Database Security
2 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (35.71%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (28.57%) SIEM
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) BCP
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) ISMS
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CCNP
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CISSP
3 5 (35.71%) CEH
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) GIAC
4 4 (28.57%) CCSE
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE
5 1 (7.14%) CISA
5 1 (7.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) LogRhythm
2 4 (28.57%) Sourcefire
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper