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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 30 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 9 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.92% 4.78% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.06% 27.08% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 5
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £60,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -29.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £38,500 £45,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
64 48 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.78% 17.65% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 59 41 68
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) Cisco
1 14 (93.33%) CCNP
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (86.67%) LAN
3 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
4 11 (73.33%) CCDA
4 11 (73.33%) CheckPoint
5 10 (66.67%) Network Design
6 9 (60.00%) CCDP
7 8 (53.33%) CCIE
8 5 (33.33%) WAN
8 5 (33.33%) Firewall
8 5 (33.33%) Aruba
9 3 (20.00%) WLAN
9 3 (20.00%) CCIP
9 3 (20.00%) Wireless
9 3 (20.00%) F5
10 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 2 (13.33%) VPN
11 1 (6.67%) MS Office
11 1 (6.67%) Windows
11 1 (6.67%) Linux
11 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
11 1 (6.67%) DHCP
11 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
11 1 (6.67%) DNS
11 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
11 1 (6.67%) CCNA
11 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
11 1 (6.67%) HP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) WLAN
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) DMZ
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) Junos
5 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (73.33%) Network Designer
2 11 (73.33%) Security Engineer
2 11 (73.33%) Designer
3 10 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (60.00%) Security Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (6.67%) Network Management
2 1 (6.67%) Database Security
2 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.67%) Line Management
2 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) CCNP
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) CCDA
3 9 (60.00%) CCDP
4 8 (53.33%) CCIE
5 3 (20.00%) CCIP
6 1 (6.67%) CCNA
6 1 (6.67%) CISSP
6 1 (6.67%) GIAC
6 1 (6.67%) CEH
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) Aruba
4 3 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam
5 1 (6.67%) Kaseya
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper