The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 38 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.17% - 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.47% - 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.99% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 32 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.65% 9.73% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 50 29 60
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £24,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Suffolk

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Network Security
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Ipswich

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) Information Security
3 10 (62.50%) Identity Management
3 10 (62.50%) SIEM
4 8 (50.00%) VPN
4 8 (50.00%) LAN
4 8 (50.00%) WAN
5 6 (37.50%) Wireless
6 5 (31.25%) PKI
6 5 (31.25%) CCSE
6 5 (31.25%) SSH
6 5 (31.25%) Sourcefire
6 5 (31.25%) IPsec
6 5 (31.25%) CCSA
6 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) SSL
6 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
7 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 1 (6.25%) Change Management
9 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
9 1 (6.25%) ITIL
9 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
9 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (6.25%) WSH
9 1 (6.25%) Sophos

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) VPN
2 8 (50.00%) LAN
2 8 (50.00%) WAN
3 6 (37.50%) Wireless
4 5 (31.25%) SSH
4 5 (31.25%) IPsec
4 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (31.25%) SSL
5 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Security Architect
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Lead Security Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Lead Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Security Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Information Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Information Security
2 10 (62.50%) Identity Management
2 10 (62.50%) SIEM
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CCSE
1 5 (31.25%) CCSA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Sourcefire
1 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Sophos
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) F5