The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Network Security
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 54 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.57% 10.84% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 63 49 97
Average salary £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £11,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Lancashire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) Data Security
4 5 (27.78%) NAS
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) SAN
4 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
4 5 (27.78%) VPN
4 5 (27.78%) DNS
5 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) MCP
5 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 4 (22.22%) NetApp
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (22.22%) MCSE
5 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) NAS
2 5 (27.78%) VPN
2 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) SAN
3 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) MS Access
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) WhereScape RED
3 3 (16.67%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) SQLBase
5 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Junior
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (22.22%) Support Manager
4 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Manager
4 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (16.67%) Junior Business Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Junior Systems Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Junior Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modeller
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Grails
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) Data Security
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Software Licensing
5 3 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (16.67%) SSADM
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 3 (16.67%) Groovy
3 2 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) MCTS
2 4 (22.22%) MCITP
2 4 (22.22%) MCP
2 4 (22.22%) MCSE
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) iptables
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) NetApp
3 3 (16.67%) GUPTA
4 1 (5.56%) Percona
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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