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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 48 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.13% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.03% 1.35% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £77,500 £36,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.27% -24.21%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -4.02%
Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 74 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.33% 24.58% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 62 59
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,025 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
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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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (84.00%) Firewall
1 21 (84.00%) Identity Management
1 21 (84.00%) Information Security
1 21 (84.00%) SIEM
2 5 (20.00%) VPN
2 5 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (20.00%) LAN
2 5 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (8.00%) Broadband
5 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.00%) HTTP
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) iPhone
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.00%) Sophos
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (84.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) VPN
2 5 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (20.00%) LAN
2 5 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) Broadband
4 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.00%) HTTP
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Security Architect
1 20 (80.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Network Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Network Security Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Lead Security Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Information Security Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Lead Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Information Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Development Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) iPhone
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Identity Management
1 21 (84.00%) Information Security
1 21 (84.00%) SIEM
2 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (4.00%) Web Development
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
3 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (4.00%) Android Development
3 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C++
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) CCNA
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) MCSE
1 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) HP
1 1 (4.00%) Sophos