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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 41 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.21% 1.22% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.54% 4.76% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +69.01%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
82 63 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 25.87% 25.71% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 69 58 54
Average salary £55,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.92% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 15 (83.33%) CCNP
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (61.11%) CISSP
3 11 (61.11%) Information Security
4 10 (55.56%) CEH
4 10 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (55.56%) Wireless Security
4 10 (55.56%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (55.56%) Wireless
4 10 (55.56%) GIAC
4 10 (55.56%) DMZ
4 10 (55.56%) LAN
4 10 (55.56%) WAN
4 10 (55.56%) VPN
4 10 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (50.00%) Degree
6 8 (44.44%) Database Security
6 8 (44.44%) DNS
6 8 (44.44%) DHCP
6 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
7 6 (33.33%) Finance
8 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco
8 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
9 4 (22.22%) LogRhythm
9 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (22.22%) DDoS Mitigation
9 4 (22.22%) SIEM

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) Wireless
2 10 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (55.56%) Wireless Security
2 10 (55.56%) LAN
2 10 (55.56%) WAN
2 10 (55.56%) VPN
2 10 (55.56%) DMZ
3 8 (44.44%) DNS
3 8 (44.44%) DHCP
3 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) BGP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.56%) VPLS
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Security Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Network Security Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Network Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) NOC Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (44.44%) Database Security
4 4 (22.22%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (22.22%) SIEM
5 2 (11.11%) Data Privacy
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) ISMS
6 1 (5.56%) BCP
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) CCNP
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (61.11%) CISSP
3 10 (55.56%) GIAC
3 10 (55.56%) CEH
4 9 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (22.22%) CCSE
6 1 (5.56%) CISA
6 1 (5.56%) CISM
6 1 (5.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco
1 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
2 4 (22.22%) Sourcefire
2 4 (22.22%) LogRhythm