The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 79 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.14% 0.11% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.61% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +40.74%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Network Security
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 165 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.96% 17.82% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 107 149 142
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Network Security
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Network Security
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +14 1 £45,000 +18.42%
Network Security
East Midlands

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) IronPort