The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - - 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
Network Security
West Lothian

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

Communications & Networking Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 23.81% 6.67% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £33,862 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.90% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,814 £65,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £41,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Network Security
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Network Security Salary Trend in Livingston

Network Security
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Converged Networks

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 1 (100.00%) Converged Networks
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco